Eccles Town Hall was used by the Lowry Theatre to audition dancers for parts in this production by Matthew Bourne. The selected dancers then rehearsed at Eccles Town Hall as well. ECHO volunteers went as a group to see the impressive results on the evening of Thursday 3rd April 2014, after a meal at Cafe […]
On the evening of Wednesday 2nd April, Eccles Community Hall Organisation hosted a splendid concert of music by youthful musicians involved with the Salford Music and Performing Arts Service (MAPAS). The concert opened with lively steel band music followed by a saxophone quartet and then a larger saxophone ensemble. The final set of 6 pieces […]
It’s 1914. British entertainment is down on its uppers. Actor-manager Lena Ashwell (OBE) has a theatre but no audience. So she assembles a motley bunch of ‘turns’ and books a tour with a difference. For her TROUPERS won’t tread the boards of Old Blighty but the muddy, bloody fields of France. Twice nightly, we’re here […]
Opening by the City Mayor Ian Stewart 1:00pm Launch of the Salford Allotment Watch by the Ceremonial Mayor Councillor Alan Clague. Stalls: Northwest Counties NAS Salford Allotment Federation Salford City Council Greater Manchester Police Salford Probation Payback Team C.V.S. Incredible Edible Salford Health Improvement Team Ordsall Hall, World War 1 Allotment Date/Time Saturday, March 29 […]
Ten players from the BBC Philharmonic perform a morning concert in Eccles Town Hall. The programme will include music by Mozart, Fauré, Bach, Quincy Jones and Duke Ellington. Read more about Players from the BBC Philharmonic on BBC Music. Tuesday March 18th 11am – 12 noon Tickets are free and will be available on the […]
I want to share with you more good news about Eccles Town Hall. First, you may know that we recently hosted the auditions for the forthcoming Matthew Bourne ballet Lord of the Flies. I have just received this note from Sally Wyatt, who is the Youth Dance Coordinator for North West Dance / The Centre […]
This Saturday there will be a special Coffee Morning at the Town Hall. Featuring special christmas cakes home made by David Trelford including Mince Pies and an indulgent Chocolate Log along with other festive treats. There will also be live piano playing throughout the morning provided by Elaine Guppy. As this is the last Saturday before […]
Excellent news that the Eccles Community Hall Organisation has gained enough votes to be on Skipton Building Society’s list of Big 160 community projects to receive a welcome boost to funds. Full report here from our friends at SalfordOnline.com.