Miles Standish 2020

As 2020 approaches in celebrations of Miles Standish the following video has been produced, which will be of interest to many: -
https://vimeo.com/351608996
 
Other work continues to be carried out by a number of organisations in preparation for the celebrations next year and pictured here is Margaret Lewis, one of Myles Standish's descendents being interviewed at St Lawrence's Church in Chorley by Stuart Flinders from the BBC.
 
Mayflower Events (March – June 2020)

Mayflower Organ Concert – Free Launch Event  Saturday 07/03/2020 12 noon. St.Laurence’s Church, Chorley American organ music played by Father Neil Kelley.
 
‘Mayflower: The Pilgrims’Adventure’ Film starring Sir Anthony Hopkins and Jenny Agguter. Free entry Saturday 14/03/2020 7.00pm Chorley Methodist Church, Gillibrand Walks ,PR7 2EZ  2nd feature- Blackadder episode “Potato” and Gordon Blackledge plays the Church organ. HLF Grant funded.
 
What’s Your Story Chorley? Sunday 28/03/2020 
 
Reception Evening Saturday 04/04/2020 7.30pm Lancastrian Suite, Chorley Town Hall. Formal Opening with invited dignitaries, Featuring music and dance performances. 
 
Gala Concert Saturday 16/05/2020 7.30pm  Lancastrian Suite, Chorley Town Hall  American Choral Concert featuring Chorley Choral Society, The Guild Singers and Mormon Temple Choir. 
 
Legally Blonde 08/06/2020 – 13/06/2020 7.30pm  Chorley Theatre, Dole Lane American comedy musical-CADOS.
 
Picnic in the Park Sunday 14/06/2020 
 
Golf Competition and Celebration Dinner Saturday 20/06/2020 8.00am Duxbury Park Golf Course Teams of four players competing for the Myles Standish Trophy.
7.00pm for 7.30pm Town Hall Lancastrian Suite, Golf Competition Awards Dinner
 
Drama Act 2 Saturday 27/06/2020 2.30pm  Bishop Chester’s Wood(rear of Croston Parish Church). First of three performances of Myles Standish -Drama Act 2

Miles Standish 2020