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Sainsbury’s

The Phoenix Singers had a lovely time this morning at Sainsbury's, singing to raise money for Jack's Appeal. A big thank you to the shoppers of Pontllanfraith and surrounding areas. A sum of over £180 was raised in an hour. Thanks to the management and staff at...

Christmas meal

Wonderful Christmas meal again at the Llanfabon Inn, Nelson. Hope your heads are not too sore today ladies 😉 Some comments from our choristers: Had a great time last night, loved the company, food, drink and of course the singing!! Bring on the next "do" · What a...

Farewell to our founding President

It is with great sadness that the choir have bid farewell to founding President Mr Cyril Thomas. Cyril was a wonderful, supportive and generous man who encouraged the choir from the very beginning. Cyril's support was very much appreciated and we were as honoured to...

Mayoral Civic Service

The choir enjoyed performing today at the Mayoral Civic service at St Donats, Abercynon. It was a pleasure to sing for His Worship the Mayor Cllr Rhys Lewis, Mayor of RCT and one of the Vice Presidents of our choir. Best wishes Rhys for your term of office.

2016 Charity Announced

Following our recent AGM, we are delighted to announce that the choristers chosen charity for 2016/17 is Jack's Appeal. This is a charity close to home that resonates powerfully with our members. Jack tragically died at the age of 15 from an undiagnosed heart...

Merry Little Christmas

The ladies have enjoyed a busy festive period with lots of opportunities to sing our new Christmas songs. December started with an uplifting concert with the children of Perthcelyn School at the beautiful St. Winifred's Church in Penrhiwceiber. The children were, as...

Abercynon Christmas Fayre

In the blistering cold, the choir sang their goosebumps off at the side of the Abercynon Memorial Pool on Saturday 21st November. It was a lovely afternoon (despite the cold) and it was good to see the local community come together to raise money for the restoration...

Charity Presentation

During the last 6 months, the choir has been singing in various venues and collecting for our 2014/15 charity - Dementia care. At our recent Summer Concert, we were delighted to be able to present Mrs Debra Davies, a nurse in Cwm Taff Health Board, a cheque for the...

Successful Summer Concert

We all enjoyed our Summer Concert 0n 3rd July at Abercynon Hall and were pleased to have a good attendance. Thanks to all who supported our evening and we are looking forward to the next one very soon.

Competition Winner

Congratulations to Alice Lewis of Perthcelyn Primary School who correctly remembered the composers mentioned in 'It's a Classic' which we sang in our joint concert at St. Winifred's in Penrhiwceiber. Alice responded promptly to the impromptu competition, presented by...