20th ANNIVERSARY Gala Evening at Ditchley Park
DITCHLEY PARK, OXFORDSHIRE
Saturday 14th December 2019
7pm to 10:30pm
A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Readings by special guests
Alison Steadman | Mark Gatiss | Jemma Powell
Carol singing led by Eight In A Bar & their conductor Bernard West
Join us for fizz, canapés and festive storytelling to celebrate our 20th anniversary in the splendid surroundings of Ditchley Park.
Actors Alison Steadman, Mark Gatiss and Jemma Powell will give readings from Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’ followed by carol singing from local choir “8-in-a-bar” and their conductor, Bernard West.
Refreshments will be served in the Saloon and Drawing Rooms from 7 pm before we take our seats in the Great Hall to hear a welcome speech from Christian Lawrence and Anna Jo Mathers, the children of the late, Dr Martin Lawrence, a Chipping Norton GP, who set up the charity in 1999.