team of organisers appointed at Highbridge Festival of the Arts
Festival of the Arts has a new team of organisers following its annual
some nine years in post the festival's General Secretary, Maureen
Phillips, has stepped down. She was warmly thanked for all her
hard work and efforts put in to the event over the years.
has been replaced as General Secretary by John Page.
festival's Chair, Denise Berry, also stood down and was replaced
by the Vice Chair, Trudi Thatcher. Marilyn Banks has added the
duties of Vice Chair to those of Dance Section Secretary. The
festival has also lost, for business reasons, its excellent publicity
officer, Greg Fear.
next festival, the 68th, will take place from Thursday 5th March
2015 until Saturday 14th March 2015. Venues will be The Princess
in Burnham, Highbridge Community Hall and St Andrews Church
in Burnham. It
is expected that the 2015 Syllabus will be available around mid-October
with a closing date for entries of Friday 9th January, 2015.
again, we would like to express our gratitude to the venues, our
sponsors, our advertisers, our helpers and, of course, those wonderful
people who enter the various disciplines," said John Page.