The Vale Royal String Orchestra was founded in 1993 by Margaret Parks-Smith and David Whalley and rehearses in Appleton Village Hall (WA4 4RT).

Appleton map

The membership is made up of experienced non professional string players under the direction of a professional conductor. The Orchestra has two rehearsal sessions a season each finishing with a concert.

New members (particularly 1st violin and cellos) are welcome to join us for a trial period.

Annual Subscription is currently set at £75.00 to cover general costs with concert profits, after direct costs, to charities.

Sponsor ship is very welcome.