Housebuilder’s strong performance for Wellington Festival

Housebuilder, Anwyl Homes, is lending its support to the forthcoming Wellington Festival, sponsoring the incredible Atlantic Ladies event.

Homes Sales Executive David Parker with Cllr Cindy Mason-Morris, the Mayor of Wellington and Chair of the Wellington Festival
Homes Sales Executive David Parker with Cllr Cindy Mason-Morris, the Mayor of Wellington and Chair of the Wellington Festival

Taking place from Saturday 4 May until Tuesday 14h May, the festival is a celebration of arts and culture, with the aim of showcasing artistes of local, national and international renown.  With musicians, poets, performers and actors taking to the stage, the festival offers a fantastic line up of music, film, dance and all aspects of literature, including poetry and performance.

Based on Shropshire’s famous sea-going heroines, a trio of ladies who completed a record-breaking row across the ocean from The Canaries to the Caribbean in 60 days, the stage performance will showcase the highs and lows of Sharon Magrath, Diane Carrington and Elaine Theaker who conquered the Atlantic.

Now in its 23rd year, the Wellington Festival is the UK’s largest free access festival.

Cllr Cindy Mason-Morris, Mayor of Wellington and Chair of the Wellington Festival, says: “We are delighted that Anwyl Homes has offered to sponsor the headline act of the May 2019 Festival which is the acclaimed play – The Atlantic Ladies. Its support will help to make this event a real success.”

Claire Anwyl, marketing manager at Anwyl Homes, adds: “The Wellington Festival is a wonderful celebration of the arts, and is eagerly awaited and attended by local residents as well as visitors from further afield.  It is great to be an integral part of the May 2019 Festival as we very much value the importance of community spirit.

“I am sure many of our homeowners at Haygate Fields will be in attendance and we are looking forward to watching the Atlantic Ladies, learning more about their incredible journey across sea.”

The Atlantic Ladies performance will be taking place on Tuesday 14h May at 7.30pm at New Charlton School on Apley Avenue, with tickets available to buy soon from www.eventbrite.co.uk.  To find out more about the Wellington Festival, visit www.wellingtonartsfest.co.uk.

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