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Speakers to celebrate the arts at Oyster Feast
MUSIC loving mayor Christopher Arnold has selected leading members of the arts world to speak at Colchester’s famous Oyster Feast.
The feast is being held in the Moot Hall next Friday and traditionally celebrates the town’s rich heritage and sense of community.
This year, Colchester mayor Mr Arnold has chosen Nigel Hildreth, musical director of Colne Valley Youth Orchestra, Dee Evans, former artistic director of the Mercury Theatre, and Dr William McVicker, organ curator at London’s Royal Festival Hall and a visiting professor at the Royal Academy of Music, as his guest speaks.