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WNO Friends branches

There are five Friends branches who organise a variety of events throughout the year to raise money for WNO.

Everyone is welcome to attend.


Bristol & West of England Friends  
Contact: Melanie David | 01934 842014 | melaniejdavid@btinternet.com
Venue: Redmaids’ High School, Westbury Road, Bristol BS9 3AW
Admission Friends £5 | Visitors £7 | Students £1

Covid-19 guidelines and procedures are in place for all events organised by Bristol Friends. Please contact the branch secretary on 01934 842014 melaniejdavid@btinternet.com for details before attending.

The Role of the Dramaturg
with Elin Jones, WNO Dramaturg. Preceded by the AGM
Date Wed 15 Jun 2022
Time 7.15pm


Cardiff & South East Wales Friends
Contact : Peter Patterson | peter.patterson419@btinternet.com

We are planning to resume our events later this year and details will appear here when confirmed.


North Wales Friends 
Contact : Roz Jones | 01492 860251 | rozjones@uwclub.net


Oxford Friends

AGM and Summer Oratorio: Acis and Galatea Handel
Date Wed 8 Jun 2022
Time 7pm
Venue New College, Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3BN
Tickets £12 including a drink and refreshments
Contact Susan Iles 01865 558866   susan.iles@doctors.org.uk

Le astuzie femminili, Cimarosa (sung in English)
New Chamber Opera, with interval and picnic supper (bring your own) in the cloisters.
Date Sun 3 Jul 2022
Time 6.30pm
Venue Warden's Garden, New College, Holywell Street, Oxford, OX1 3BN
Tickets £44 including a pre-performance glass of prosecco
Contact Bernadette Whittington | bwhittington2@btinternet.com | 01844 237551


Swansea & West Wales Friends  
Contact: Jennifer Macleod | 01792 463936 | macleod.jennifer@hotmail.com

Concert with Donald Maxwell and students from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama
Date Sun 12 Jun 2022
Venue St Peter's Church, Caswell Road, Newton, Swansea SA3 4RA
Time 3pm
Tickets £10 at the door or in advance from Vanessa Bassett 07702 499524 | 01792 367342