Carols  in the Sand

Carols on the beach welcomed by the community

Blackpool Sands in South Devon proved a magical backdrop for a festive carol service that was held on the beach on Saturday.

The event was organised by the Revd Dr Andrew Langley and the Churches in Dartmouth and District. Dr. Langley said: “It was a wonderful community event with the beautiful expanse of the beach allowing people to attend while safely social distancing. Our staging...

Churches get ready to take Christmas cheer online

We may not be able to gather together for the traditional Christmas carol concerts and school nativity plays this year, but schools and churches from across the South West have joined together to create a unique online Christmas extravaganza instead.

The first ever online South West Carols event will see thousands of people across the region tuning in to the LIVE online event from...


A Seasonal Celebration Featuring the University of Plymouth Choral Society, Dr Sean Sweeney (Musical Director) and pianist Mary Mazur-Park

The Arts Institute, Roland Levinksy Building, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA
Event Date: 
Friday, December 11, 2020 - 19:30 to 21:30

Join us for a seasonal programme of carols and Christmas music, to include Handel's Hallelujah Chorus, Silent Night, O come, O come Emmanuel and festive keyboard music from Bach and Buxtehude.

Free to access online. Book your place via The Arts Institute website .

Once you have booked your place you will receive a link to access this event online.

If you have any queries or require any additional information about attending this online event please do not hesitate to contact The Arts Institute team - .

Lord Mayor’s Schools Carol Services

Children and young people from 36 schools all over the city will be coming together to sing their favourite carols at this year’s Lord Mayor’s Schools Carol Services.

The Lord Mayor of Plymouth, together with Plymouth Youth Music Service, will be holding three Schools Carol Services at The Minster Church of St Andrew on:

Thursday 10 December 1.00pm Friday 11 December 10.00am...

University of Plymouth Choral Society Christmas Concert

University of Plymouth Choral Society Christmas Concert featuring:

Simon Ible, conductor Jennifer France, soprano Sarah Pring, mezzo-soprano Mark Chaundy, tenor James Oldfield, bass-baritone Schubert Mass in C major Saint-Saens Christmas Oratorio Jaemus Downing Most highly favoured Lady premiere

With traditional carols for audience participation.

Tickets: £12/£15 avaialble by clicking here