December

Cover Story: Passion for panto

Lights, camera, action!

Marketing professional-turned-movie maker Amanda Murray

Marketing professional-turned-movie maker Amanda Murray
A new feature film, This Singing Bird Will Come, is set to be screened at The Odeon in London’s Leicester Square next month before its general release at the end of January.

Trumpeting the horn

Dawn Bradley-Buxton, who teaches French horn at Shrewsbury School

Dawn Bradley-Buxton, who teaches French horn at Shrewsbury School
Viking O’Neill is the charismatic French horn player who turns the head of every pretty woman in the orchestra, in Jilly Cooper’s steamy (when are they not?) novel about the classical music world, Appassionata.

Carols return

A seasonal picture of Hatton Grange by Karen Hartnell-Beavis

 
A seasonal picture of Hatton Grange by Karen Hartnell-Beavis
For the past eight years Rupert and Christina Kenyon-Slaney have hosted a delightful Christmas evening, Carols at Hatton, to raise funds for churches in the Shifnal area.

For Kirstie with love

Melissa Evans, right, with twin sister Zoe

 
Melissa Evans, right, with twin sister Zoe
Now here is a story to warm your heart on a winter’s evening.  It is a story of true and dedicated friendship, of its enduring nature, of how it can overcome all obstacles, even the ultimate.