annual Lewes Sacred Harp Singing Day was called to order by Rachel Jordan
leading 34b followed by the opening prayer offered by Mike Cooper. Leaders: Nick
Hall 452; Sofi Mogensen 28t; Edwin Macadam 87; Rebecca Over 29t; Chris Brown
28b; Steve Fletcher 47t; Stephen Biggs 27b; Sheila Girling Macadam 535; Tony
Singleton 300; Rachel Jordan 171; Nick Hall 217; Sofi Mogensen 312b; Edwin
Macadam 534; Rebecca Over 480; Chris Brown 298; Steve Fletcher 472; Stephen
Biggs 163b; Sheila Girling Macadam 556; Tony Singleton 504; Rachel Jordan 66;
Nick Hall 299; Sofi Mogensen 159; Edwin Macadam 198.
Girling Macadam called the class back to order leading 63. Leaders: Mavis Clay
178; Dilwyn Scott 40; Rebecca Over 530; Chris Brown 102; Steve Fletcher 448;
Stephen Biggs 288; Tony Singleton 117; Rachel Jordan 82t; Nick Hall 455; Sofi
Mogensen 31t; Edwin Macadam 466; Rebecca Over 172; Chris Brown 354t. The
Memorial Lesson was delivered by Mike Cooper in honour of the deceased: Marie
Ivey, Gordon Corrick, Joe Reynolds, Lonnie Rogers, Julietta Haynes, Ingrid
Fabricius, David Garrett, Maria Cunningham, George Malcher and Michael Warren.
Nick Hall led 547 in their memory. Steve Fletcher spoke for the sick and
housebound: Dafydd Charles, Charlotte Walker, Brenda Grimshaw, Tony Parkinson,
Bea Gilmore, Pauline McPartland, Jeff and Shelbie Sheppard, John Taylor, Jan
Lawrence’s mother, Roy Payne, Jill Kirby and David Seccombe. Steve Fletcher led
114 and Mike Cooper offered a prayer. Leaders: Sheila Girling Macadam 362; Tony
Singleton 501; Rachel Jordan 497; Steve Fletcher 274t; Stephen Biggs 86; Nick
Hall 454; Edwin Macadam 236. Milly Murphy offered grace before the noon meal.
Mogensen called the class back to order leading 135. Leaders: Chris Brown 229;
Sheila Girling Macadam168; Rebecca Over 381; Steve Fletcher 481; Stephen Biggs
228; Paul Setford 105; Rachel Jordan 538; Nick Hall 49b; Edwin Macadam 268; Sofi
Mogensen 65; Chris Brown 35; Sheila Girling Macadam 564; Rebecca Over 460; Steve
Fletcher 192; Paul Setford 111b; Stephen Biggs 45t; Rachel Jordan 284; Nick Hall
183; Sofi Mogensen 503; Edwin Macadam 550; Sheila Girling Macadam 365; Chris
Over called the class back to order leading 131b. Leaders: Steve Fletcher 277;
Paul Setford 354b; Stephen Biggs 515; Rachel Jordan 474; Nick Hall 186; Sofi
Mogensen 278; Edwin Macadam 441; Sheila Girling Macadam 334; Chris Brown 209;
Rebecca Over 208; Steve Fletcher 148; Paul Setford 477; Stephen Biggs 155.
Announcements were made. Rachel Jordan thanked all who had helped in any way to
make this singing possible then led 347 as the closing song. Edwin Macadam
offered the closing prayer and the class was dismissed.
Chairman—Rachel Jordan; Secretary—Nick Hall.