Friends of the Mrs Sunderland Festival

Listed below are the people who have been generous and far-sighted enough to join our Friends’ Scheme which plays a very important part in the funding of the Festival.  We are very grateful to all of the people who are kind enough to join our ‘Friends’ support group. Their generosity and support is much appreciated by not only the organising Committee, but by the performers and people attending the festival and enjoying the performances.


Mr A Barker

Mrs M E Laycock

Mr L & Mrs A North

Mr & Mrs A J Lee

Mr & Mrs E Chisem

Mrs Enid M Lunn

Mrs S Bostock

Mrs W Maas

Chadwick Lawrence, Solicitors

Mrs A Morton

Mrs S Christie

Mr & Mrs G Moss

Mr A Littlewood

Mr G & Mrs C Turton

Mrs R Watt

Mrs G Page

Mr & Mrs R Kitchen

Mrs J Preston

Mrs M D Green

Mrs J V Quarmby

Mr & Mrs J M Hampshire

Mrs J K Wootton

Mr & Mrs D A Hirst

Mr A Sugden

Mr D J Hollingworth

Mr & Mrs C M Shaw

Mrs P M Holmes

Mrs R Hulme

Dr R J Jameson

Mr G & Mrs D Stead

Mr & Mrs A H Wilkinson

Miss M Stead


Mr T E Walker







Become a Friend and help towards the continuing success of the Mrs Sunderland.  Annual subscription is available in three categories with all receiving a free programme on publication:

Gold    giving at least £100 – free entry for two people to all sessions; two reserved balcony seats for the Gala Concert plus buffet after the performance.(Excludes Musical Workshop Concerts)

Silver    giving at least £50 – free entry for one person to all sessions (including the Young Musician contest); one reserved balcony seat for the Gala Concert. (Excludes Musical Workshop Concerts)

Bronze    giving at least £35 – free entry for one person to all sessions (including the Young Musician contest, but excluding Master Classes, final Saturday sessions, amd Musical Workshop Concerts)

To learn more about the Friends’ Scheme and obtain an application/standing order form please contact

Glenis Brown on 01484 603801 or