WW1 Centenary Concert, Exhibition & Service

Llangynllo Church

03/08/2014 2:00pm - 04/08/2014 6:00pm


Llangynllo Church
Coed y Bryn
SA44 5LT


Day One – Sunday August 3rd

2.00pm – Exhibition & Memorabilia
themed on ‘War & Peace’

Llangynllo Parish Commemoration Book
Hanes Emlyn
The Wildgoose Arts group
Open Exhibition of Art, Poetry & Writing
competition entries
Audio/Visual displays
authentic ‘Forgotten Voices’
Animals in War
The story of the War Graves Commission

Also Prizegiving for:
Art and Poetry & Writing competitions

Best Hat Contest
turn up on the day!

Stalls – Fresh Local Produce – Eggs
Preserves – Crafts – Plants – Books
Bric a Brac

Spinning & Weaving
Refreshments including recipes from
the time. (come along and sample
authentic WW1 ‘Trench Cake’!)
and the ‘Jolly Fryer’ (Fish n Chips)


Day Two – Monday August 4th

Admission by Programme £5 (children free)
to include a free raffle entry
(seating limited in Church – pre-booking &
advance payment advised)

2.00pm – A Service of Commemoration
with Rev. Gareth Reid – joined by the Royal
British Legion and members of the Emlyn
Scout Group
Followed by a Refreshment break, then:

A Concert of music by the
acclaimed concert pianist Jenny Frost featuring
compositions by six Great War composers
and the reading of a specially written piece by
the author John Franks

Following the Service and Concert
the main Raffle will be drawn by
Rev Gareth Reid. Entertainments to
continue outside subject to weather.

Refreshments all day
Exhibition will stay open all week