Concert in Lewes will remember World War I

Photo courtesy Edward Reeves Lewes
Photo courtesy Edward Reeves Lewes

Composer Helen Glanvin was invited by Lewes Town Council to devise a concert which will commemorate World War I.

The Winter of the World will be staged at the All Saints Centre, Friars’ Walk, in Lewes, on Sunday October 26 at 7.30pm.

Helen and musical director John Hancorn are producing an evening of music, poetry and archive images commemorating the Great War.

Free entry. Advance tickets Lewes Town Hall, All Saints and on the door.

The photo, from Edward Reeve Photography in Lewes, shows soldiers and horses billeted at the Phoenix Ironworks in Lewes before going off to France to fight in the Great War.

This image inspired The Winter of the World concert Helen has devised for Lewes Town Council to commemorate World War 1.