As part of the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic, Pendle Council have a number of events going on over the next few months to mark Wallace Hartley’s role in the story.
2nd April – 27th July
Wallace Hartley Exhibition at Colne Library.
Unveiling of a new memorial to Wallace Hartley at the Titanic in Lancashire Museum.
Nearer my God to Thee
Memorial service for Wallace Hartley at Colne Railway station
Wallace Hartley’s Life in Colne
Walk and Talk by Darran Ward, author of new book on Wallace Hartley, Playing to the End
Titanic Memorial Canal Cruise
From Foulridge Wharf, with three course meal replicating meal served 100 years to the day on Titanic.
WORLD PREMIERE: Nearer my God to Thee: Remembered. (A new biopic)
At Pendle Hippodrome, Colne
Titanic Centenary Commemoration Concert with Colne Orchestral Society at Colne Muni
Wallace Hartley Funeral Walk
Retracing the procession and places from his life, starting at Bethel Church, Colne
Memorial service at Wallace Hartley’s graveside
WORLD PREMIERE: Wanderings and Returns: Reflections on a Musical Life
Concerto composed in honour of Wallace Hartley by Peter Young at Holy Trinity Church, Colne
27th June – 6th July
WORLD PREMIERE: Titanic 100
Major exhibition bringing together private collections of Titanic memorabilia for the first time at Colne Municipal Hall
For details of all events you can head to visitpendle.com.