New-Bridge in tune for choir of the year

The New-Bridge Integrated College choir
The New-Bridge Integrated College choir

New-Bridge Integrated College has won a place in the senior semi-final of the BBC Radio Ulster School Choir Of The Year which will take place at the Island Arts Centre, Lisburn on March 8.

Over the course of the next six weeks choirs from across Northern Ireland will be singing to impress as they battle it out for a place in the final at the Ulster Hall, Belfast, on Sunday April 17.

New-Bridge impressed the judging panel as they competed against Portora Royal School, Enniskillen; Victoria College, Belfast; St Fancheas College, Enniskillen and Rathmore Grammar School, Dunmurry.

The winning choirs will feature across a range of BBC Radio Ulster’s programming and events during this year.

Films and photos of the choirs’ performances will be online at