Twenty Five Years enjoying the delights of singing and travelling with Donaghadee Male Voice Choir, a member is honoured with the presentation of ‘Life Membership’ and plaque.
Choir President Lady Sylvia Hermon MP presented this plaque to Norman Willis at the choir’s AGM on Monday 6th June 2016.
2016 Choir AGM and the committee awarded the annual Stanley Robertson Award for outstanding work behind the scenes throughout the year by members not on committee. This year Frank Lee and Bruce McKee rose above the mark, to share this award, with their dedicated work at the hall and ensuring risers etc were transported to and from events when needed. Vital work taking up many hours outside their normal choir commitments.
Presented by the choir’s Presedent Lady Sylvia Hermon MP on Monday 6th June.
The presentation was made by the choir’s President Lady Sylvia Hermon MPThis Stanley Robertson Memorial Trophy is awarded to a member of the choir, not on committee, who has been noted for their outstanding contribution to the choir over the preceding year. This year the committee have awarded the trophy to Norman Willis for his work behind the scenes, redesigning a website, saving money and giving the choir full control in place of a restricted and expensive site currently being used.
It is with a sad hand we report the passing of a long standing member and friend of Donaghadee Male Voice Choir, John Wilson. A brother of our previous esteemed musical Director Robert Wilson. Lost his fight in July 2017 after a long period of illness and is sorely missed.