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Wilfred Owen - In Memoriam

  • Christ Church Bessborough Rd, Birkenhead, Prenton CH43 5RW (map)

Christ Church, Birkenhead, Bessborough Rd, Birkenhead, Prenton CH43 5RW


As part of the Wilfred Owen Commemoration 2018, Christ Church will be hosting Wilfred Owen - In Memoriam, an evening of music and poetry remembering the life and work of Wilfred Owen and his comrades from Birkenhead. The music director is Martin Neary who has an outstanding record as a musician and choirmaster.

This evening will feature:

The Wilfred Owen Choir
Members of The Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Company
Three settings of Wilfred Owen poems, set to music by Graham Jordan Ellis
and performed by tenor soloist Birkenhead School Chapel Choir and instrumentalists

Christ Church Organist Paul Broadhurst
Readings by Rt Hon Frank Field MP, Dame Patricia Routledge, and Mark Evans

Tickets £5 – available at

Earlier Event: November 8
An Evening with the War Poets' Violins
Later Event: November 10
Birkenhead Library Open Day