Each year, we make awards at our annual week-long gathering to choir members who have shown special merit.
In 2016 at Lichfield these were the awards made:
- Head Chorister 2017-18:
Christine Elliott – ‘for ever-patient and committed gatekeeping and for being a sustaining and supportive companion to all’.
- Head boys in previous years have been Catherine Berry (2016-2017), Alison Clenaghan (2015-16), David Wheeler (2014-15), Claire Mudge (2013-14), Theodora Dickinson (2012-13), Virginia Knight (2011-12), Shelagh Carter (2010-11), Megan Crocker (2009-10), Jenny Ashworth (2008-09), Elizabeth Hargrave (2007-8), Jean James (2006-7), Claire Ellis (2005-6), Katie Barnes (2004-5), Becky Mynett (2003-4), Christine Stanley (2002-3), Karen Sheldon (2001-2002), Gillian Roddis (2000-2001) and Tessa Henderson (1999-2000)
- The Cathedral Chamber Choir Annual Eraser 2017:
Matthew O’Donovan – for handing the baton over to the new Principal Conductor Alex Berry.
- ‘Lighten our Darkness’ award 2017:
Peter Leadbitter – for his masterly presentation of the wonderful matins collects ‘which have brought us safely to the beginning of this day’.
Here are some of our members’ home pages and addresses on the Web: