05/12/16 – Celebrate Reading Together – Denbighshire Reading Mentoring Initiative 2016, Town Hall, Ruthin
A tea party was held to celebrate the reading achievements of children from various schools, they were each presented with certificates.
It was great to see the children’s enthusiasm and pride in their reading achievements.
Special thanks must go to Sarah Dixon and mentors for their continued support and encouragement.
06/12/16 – Chairman’s Carol Service, St. Mary’s Church, Rhuddlan
We were treated to the beautiful voices of the Denbighshire Youth Choir conducted by Eleri Watkins soloist Ynyr Rogers and Tesni Jones and harpist Angharad Huw. The Denbighshire brass band certainly raised the roof,they were a real credit to conductor Jon Powell.
A most uplifting evening at St Mary’s Church in Rhuddlan.
08/12/16 – Primary School Council Visits, County Hall, Ruthin
09/12/16 – Opening night of Peter Pan, Pavilion Theatre, Rhyl
A fun evening was had by all at the opening night of “Peter Pan” it was lovely to see young people from local dance and drama groups take part in the production.
14/12/16 – Visit to Radio Glan Clwyd, Bodelwyddan Hospital, Bodelwyddan
I was delighted to visit the hospital radio studio and present a cheque to Brenda Jones for their Toys for Christmas Appeal, I also took some presents for children who may be in hospital over the Christmas period.
I was pleased to chat on air during Brenda’s show, I spoke on what life was like on the wards when I was nursing 50 years ago, my taste in music and my plans for Christmas Day .
18/12/16 – Chairman of Conwy’s Civic Service, The Parish Church of St. Catherine and St. John the Baptist, Old Colwyn
Cllr Brian Cossey Chairman of Conwy County council held a memorable civic service at The Parish church of St Catherine and St John the Baptist church Old Colwyn.
22/12/16 – Red Carpet Event, Screening of the new Star Wars Film, Rogue One at Vue Cinemas, Rhyl
Hundreds of people turned out to celebrate the success of Rhyl actor Spencer Wilding at a special Star Wars screening.
Stormy Stan, Rhyl lifeboat’s mascot mingled with storm troopers at the event, alongside Rhyl lifeboat crew and their inshore lifeboat.