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Pride of Place: John Betjeman's Banana Blush

Pride of Place: John Betjeman's Banana Blush

Saturday 19th November

7pm

Enjoy a live performance of John Betjeman’s iconic ‘pop-classical’ recording Banana Blush from 1974. This fun, family-friendly and accessible concert will take place at The Abbey on Saturday 18 November, and will celebrate Betjeman’s affection for Malmesbury and his involvement in the establishment of the Civic Trust. 

Narration of Betjeman’s poems will be by radio presenter and children’s book author Zeb Soanes and Banana Blush composer Jim Parker’s music will be played by the Chris Warner Ensemble. 

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