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Sing-a-long Christmas Carol Concert

Sing your heart out to the BBC Radio Swindon and BBC Radio Wiltshire, Darkness to Light, Christmas Service, recorded at the Zion Baptist Church, Trowbridge.

Zion Baptist Church Trowbridge

Zion Baptist Church Trowbridge

By now hopefully a majority of your shopping is out of the way. The tree is up, decorated and not shedding too many needles. Most of the presents are wrapped, cards written and the fridge is pretty full to bursting.

Zion Baptist Church Trowbridge

Stonar School Chamber Choir.

But despite all that preparation, Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without a good old sing song. So get yourself in the festive mood with the BBC Radio Swindon and BBC Radio Wiltshire sing-a-long Carol Concert.

For the past five years, BBC Radio Swindon and BBC Radio Wiltshire have hosted the Darkness to Light Christmas Service, at the Zion Baptist Church in Trowbridge, which will be broadcast on Christmas Eve at 6pm and again on Christmas Day at 10am.

Zion Baptist Church Trowbridge

The Christmas Service readers.

As well as a whole host of presenters and staff from BBC Radio Swindon and BBC Radio Wiltshire, numerous members of the community were involved too. Including James Gray MP, Andrew Murrison MP, Brian Moore, Chief Constable of Wiltshire Police, Chief Fire Officer, of Wiltshire Fire and Rescue, Leader of Wiltshire County Council and many more.

Together with singing from the children of the Stonar School Chamber Choir, Atworth and the Bratton Silver Band belting out Christmas classics, it was a great night.

Zion Baptist Church Trowbridge

Congregation singing their hearts out.

As the packed congregation sang their way through a selection of well known Christmas classics, including Hark the Herald Angels Sing and While Shepherds Watched, a real sense of Christmas filled the church.

So whether you're at home with the family, in the office, down the pub, or wrapping up last minute Christmas presents on your own, join in the festive fun!

You can listen to the BBC Radio Swindon and BBC Radio Wiltshire, Carol Service on 103.6, 103.5, 104.3 and 104.9FM or by clicking on Listen Again on the right hand side of the screen.

last updated: 23/12/2008 at 09:49
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