The Ship, Christchurch

Venue: The Ship

This evening’s special event was held in The Ship on the High Street.

Ten#59 – 10th December’s surprise performers!

Sara & Simon played an upbeat varied set of soul, blues, bossa, rock & roll and Christmas classics.

Formed in the latter half of 2017, this experienced vocal and guitar duo perform their own unique arrangements of jazz,  swing, latin, soul, motown and R & B classics.

Sara Harris – Vocals, guitar, uke
Simon Newton – guitar, uke and backing vocals



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Highlights of the event:

Tonight’s Sponsor was  Richard Thomas Conservatories. Due to COVID Richard was not able to be present tonight so Presedent-elect of Christchurch Rotary Vince Banks on his behalf gave the check for £500 to Sarah McCowliff and Amy Haine from Christchurch Community Soup Kitchen.
Sara Harris (singer) and Simon Newton (guitar) opened the 10th window with a delightful performance.
The audience enjoyed great hospitality from The Ship. 
Sara Harris and Simon Newton
Audience at the Ship
Richard Thomas Conservatories sponsored the 10th Window giving a cheque to the Soup Kitchen

Tonight’s charity – all funds raised go to:

Community Soup Kitchen

We are a registered charity based in Christchurch providing hot nutritious food, clothing and other much needed essentials to the homeless and the vulnerable in our local community. We also support, help and signpost to other relevant agencies.

Thanks to our sponsor for tonight’s event:

Richard Thomas Conservatories

We’re a successful family run business providing exemplary home improvements in Hampshire & Dorset since 2008.

Thanks to the venue & refreshments provider:

The Ship Inn

The Ship is a stylish pub with brasserie style dining. Situated in the center of Christchurch High Street, providing affordable Pan Asian gourmet food and British gourmet pub classics, it’s ideal for light lunches and evening meals.