Don't miss a story sign up to Sidmouth Herald's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

West Hill panto a sold-out success, oh yes it was!

West Hill Pantomime performance of Dick Whittington. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref shv 1774-03-13AW. To order your copy of this photograph, go to www.sidmouthherald.co.uk and click on myphotos24

West Hill Pantomime performance of Dick Whittington. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref shv 1774-03-13AW. To order your copy of this photograph, go to www.sidmouthherald.co.uk and click on myphotos24

Archant

Three sold-out performances of Dick Whittington in West Hill helped kick off 2013 to a great start said the village hall committee.

Sylvia Gehring said professional company Wonder Productions put on a traditional panto full of ‘music, comedy and slapstick’ last weekend, but with a little help from the village.

West Hill Primary School lent the staging for the shows but and provided the services of some year six pupils to help set it up.

Sylva also said Kate Fraser, fellow Village Hall committee member, helped organise, publicise and co-ordinate the production, helping to make it a sold-out success.

Mrs Gehring said they were so encouraged by Dick Whittington provisional booking has already been made for Jack and the Beanstalk at the same time next year.

0 comments

Other News Stories

The risk of serious injury - or even death - from cricket balls being hit onto Sidmouth seafront has prompted club bosses at The Fortfield to take action.

Read more
Yesterday, 19:49

Sidmouth Lifeboat, Sidmouth RNLI and the club’s new project Sea Safe received a share of the money from the club’s gala dinner.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:30

A £10,000 grant from a supermarket chain means a garden for all the senses could be completed this year.

Read more
Saturday, March 25, 2017

Money will be used to fund workshops on financial planning, IT and nutrition

Read more
Saturday, March 25, 2017

Plans are afoot that could bring thousands of walkers a year to Sidmouth and communities across the cider-producing South West.

Read more
Saturday, March 25, 2017

Organisers of Sidmouth’s annual Swimathon have thanked participants for going the extra length for a trio of causes.

Read more
Saturday, March 25, 2017

Head’s light-hearted comments about sharp-suited character in erotic best-seller, made in newsletter, are taken at face value by one person, but parents stick up for teacher and praise his sense of humour.

Read more
Friday, March 24, 2017

Sidmouth Cricket Club has lost one of its best-known and most vociferous supporters following the death of Peter Cooke.

Read more
Friday, March 24, 2017

A lively band that has been getting toes tapping since 1978 will be coming to Sidmouth as the 1st Sid Vale Scouts stage a barn dance at their new HQ.

Read more
Friday, March 24, 2017

‘interpretation boards’ to be placed in Sidmouth, Honiton, Ottery St Mary, Seaton, Budliegh Salterton and Exmouth

Read more

Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 5°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Competitions
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Sidmouth Herald e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Local business directory

Devon's trusted business finder

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications