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November 27, 2017

THE RECENT 'GOING FOR A SONG' jumble sale at St Paul's Community Centre, Wimbledon over-reached its target of £500, raising enough money to pay for the four rising star soloists at the Choir's 9th December concert - with £57.34 left over.  Net profit was £657.30, a significant increase on takings from the previous sale.

Success was largely due to better publicity - including flyers and online notices in strategic places.  Choir website manager G...

October 23, 2017

Prestigious south London choir Thames Philharmonic needs to raise more than £500 at its next iconic jumble sale on 11 November.

Historically, the Choir's jumble sales have such a reputation for variety and quality of goods on offer that a queue forms more than an hour ahead of opening time and the most successful sales have raised up to £1000.

The money is vital to swell the Choir's funds  so that it can afford to hire professional soloists and orchestra and pe...

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