October 15, 2019

CNC & CNO Explode

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Cayman National Choir & Orchestra exploded in Christmas song and music at Elmslie Memorial Church on Tuesday (11) and Thursday (13). It was their Annual FREE Christmas concert and this year it was called”All Is Calm” – an evening of festive music and carols. Under TWO batons- Sue Horrocks (Choir) and Jonathan Taylor (Orchestra) the […]

Cayman Islands honour all who served

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His Excellency the Governor, Mr. Martyn Roper and the Premier, Hon. Alden McLaughlin, attended the Remembrance Sunday Parade and Ceremony at Elmslie Memorial Church on Sunday, 11 November 2018. The well attended event saw the laying of wreaths at both the Cenotaph and the Seamen’s Memorial. This year’s event also marked the centenary of the […]

Honouring all who served

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Please see main story published today “Cayman Islands honours all who served”. Following the service at Elmslie Memorial Church, the Governor hosted a reception at Government House for around 25 veterans. Mr. Roper commented: “It was an honour to attend the service today and to see so many, both young and old, commemorating the sacrifices […]

The Editor Speaks: Harvest Festival

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The two churches I attend regularly, St.George’s Anglican and Elmslie Memorial, both have Harvest Festivals. The accompanying images are from Elmslie Memorial Church last Sunday (14). It was a lovely service with an almost full church that was beautifully decorated with produce. The choir sang their hearts out to all the familiar harvest hymns and […]

A Divine Super Sue

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Cayman National Choir and Orchestra wow with “A Night Divine” By Georgina Wilcox ‘Super Sue’ is Sue Horrocks who is the Musical Director of the Cayman National Choir and Cayman National Orchestra. Not only is ‘Super Sue” Musical Director, at the Choir and Orchestra’s annual Christmas production she also conducted the choir and the orchestra. […]

Service for candidates

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A Service of Worship with the Candidates in the Cayman Islands 2017 General Elections By Georgina Wilcox Elmslie Memorial Church last Sunday was packed to capacity last Sunday (7) when the large majority of the 61 candidates standing in the May 23rd General Elections were present along with their supporters, friends and interested members of […]

Cayman Islands: Robbery in Central George Town early Saturday morning, 28 January; One Man Charged

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From RCIPS: Jan 20 2017 12.27 am Around 1:15AM Saturday morning, 28 January, officers were dispatched to a report of a robbery on Harbour Drive near Elmslie Memorial Church in central George Town. Two women were near their car in the parking lot of the church when two men approached them and demanded their valuables.  […]

A Christmas Cayman Nat. C&O

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The Cayman National Choir and Orchestra (CNC&O) gave their annual Christmas concert at Elmslie Memorial Church on the waterfront at George Town last week. They gave two performances and the first one was so good on Tuesday and I went again on Thursday. Both days were full of enthusiastic patrons who were invited to stand […]

The Editor Speaks: The Cayman Male Voice Choir

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Over 40 years ago the Cayman Male Voice Choir started singing and they are still going strong. They are mostly unheralded. Not supported by the community as they should be. And in the 30 plus years I have been living here in the Cayman Islands I can recollect only missing two of their concerts when […]

The Wonders of Christmas

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Georgina Wilcox The Cayman Male Voice Choir was in top form last Sunday (6) at Elmslie Memorial Church when they presented their annual Christmas concert. The main item was the Cantata “The Wonder of Christmas” that comprised well known Bible readings read most beautifully by Kenneth Melville, famous for his saw playing, and mostly familiar […]