Team Ripon Choral Cyclists is fundraising

Cycling the Western Front for Ripon Choral Society

£1975.00 + £353.00 Gift Aid = £2328.00
Donated to Team Ripon Choral Cyclists’s £1000.00 Goal
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Team Ripon Choral Cyclists’s story

On Saturday November 10th 2018, to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War, Ripon Choral Society is performing Benjamin Britten's War Requiem in Ripon Cathedral. This magnificent work is on an epic scale, and is very expensive to put on. As a fundraiser to promote the concert, and to allow us all to reflect on the events of 2014-18, in May 2018 a group of Ripon Choral Society members cycled the entire length of the Western Front, from the Belgian Coast to the Swiss border, in 8 days of cycling. We called in at monuments, museums and cemeteries along the way.


The ride is over, but you can still support us by sponsoring the cycle ride. 80% of the proceeds will go to Ripon Choral Society, 20% to the Royal British Legion.


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Ripon Choral Society

Ripon Choral Society is a thriving and friendly community choir under the musical directorship of John Dunford. We are a large choir of about 150 singing members. We rehearse on a Wednesday night and we perform a varied repertoire of choral music, usually 4 times a year in Ripon Cathedral.

Registered Charity Number: 500486.

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