Greetings one and all.

The company are on the move, after many happy years of fun and laughter, help and friendship, support and shelter, for which I thank most heartily the PCC & Members of St. Michael’s, Ashton – we have had to make the decision to move venue !! As from Tuesday 5th September 2017 we will now be rehearsing at St’ John’s Minster, Preston town centre – Tue 5th & Tue 12th will be a full sing thru of the score, Tue 19th will be a screening!! ( ALL REHEARSALS WILL BE A 7.30PM PROMPT START !! ) Access from Church Street is via St. Johns Place ( cobbled side street ). Access from Queen Street, Avenham is via Shepherd Street then 1st right onto Stoneygate – car park at rear of church, first arrivals please park on the paved area next to the church. See you all there – please contact Sue Hurrell for vocal scores.




After much debate, the date for the auditions can now be confirmed, have had to do some juggling of dates and made any special requests of personnel – thank you to those – but here we are!!
The date – Wednesday 25th October 2017
The time – from 7.30pm
The venue – St. George the Martyr, (off Lune Street)
The Panel – Dr. John Wilson (chair), Philip Walsh (dir), Merle Winstanley (MD )
( Assisted by Robin Stopford ( accompanist), Sheila Wright ( Sec), Sue Hurrell ( reader ) Peter Wright ( reader )

Retiring president

On behalf of the society, A big THANK YOU to Tony Shaw our retired President. Tony has been with the society for many many years, but would like a rest! We hope still see Tony at our productions though.


Dr John Wilson - President

New President.

 We welcome a new President to our society.  Please say hello and welcome him to our midst. I give you Mr. John Joseph Wilson.

Noda Awards 2017

To all our dedicated Friends and Followers, as you may be aware the Company belongs to a Society called NODA ( National Operatic & Dramatic Association ), as such all society productions are visited by their area representative who proceeds to ” judge ” the show and give marks of merit – once a year there is a ” Big Do ” where all the societies in a given region come together to celebrate their achievements and see if they have won an award !! Well it may be of interest to you to know that Preston G & S Society did collect an award or 2 or 3 !! We collected awards for Best Director ( Philip Walsh ) – Best Chorus ( Patience ) – & Best G&S Production ( Patience) )