Since 1973

Brewood Singers


Hannah D Williams

Hannah Joined Brewood Singers in 2014, and spent two years as Vice - Chairman on the committee before taking on the role of Chairman in 2017.  Hannah grew up in Brewood, and lives with her husband Richard and their son Carter.  Hannah also spent most of her youth with performing arts groups - and has grown up around music which included playing Alto Saxophone.  Hannah has performed with Punch theatre company and sung Soprano with Staffordshire Youth Choir who have Performed at many venues across the country including 'The Royal Albert Hall'.  Hannah also spent time between 2002 - 2005 studying with voice coach & Musical director - John Biddulph.  In her spare time Hannah enjoys horse-riding, walking her Labrador (Bryn) and is a keen motorist.

Pat Mumford

Pat took the position of Vice - Chairman in 2017 after 30 years as Committee Secretary.  Pat has lived in the village for thirty two years and has been a member of the Brewood Singers for thirty one of those.  Pat is originally from Manchester and is married to a united fan!  Pat has three children spread near and far and now has two grandchildren.  Apart from singing and babysitting, her other passions are golf and reading (with jigsaws coming fifth possibly)

David Shannon

Former Long serving Chairman of 35 years.  David Shannon took on the positon of Treasurer after our much loved David Hughes left the singers in 2017.  David has been a member of Brewood Singers for around forty years, and has been its Chairman for most of them.  David has lived in Brewood with his wife Pam for 45 years , who is also a member of Brewood Singers.   In his spare time David enjoys travelling and has played cricket with Brewood Cricket Club and currently enjoys playing golf at Shifnal Golf Club.

Jen Beardsmore
Jen has been a member of the Singers for many years and a member of the Committee on and off over the years.  Jen loves to sing and has a passion for music and has been a central part of her life since she was a child. 
Jen loves all kinds of music from heavy rock such as AC/DC through to country music, pop, theatre and film music and classical choral, orchestral and instrumental.  Jen is a keen concert goer but spends most of her time as an audience member listening and watching brass bands at competitions and concerts.  Other leisure interests include watching oval racing, travel, reading and meeting people and doing other interesting things. Jen is a Chartered Librarian by profession, and is now semi-retired working as a part time Library Assistant at Staffordshire University.  Jen - "I love driving too!"
Musical Director
David S Brookes

David has been our long serving and very committed Musical Director for almost 40 years now!

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Yvonne Groves

Yvonne, although born in Huddersfield has lived in Brewood most of her life.  She first joined the Brewood Singers in 1976 and returned in 2012 after living in North Duffield, Yorkshire with husband Bill, and daughter Hannah.  They returned to Brewood in 1992.  Yvonne is a valued member or Brewood Singers as she looks after the Singers entire repertoire of music, and if that wasn't a big enough job she still finds time to do her full-time day job as Admin Supervisor at Tarmac.  Yvonne also finds time to oversee all 'administration' needs and organises our hugely successful charity raffles.  Yvonne also finds time for her gorgeous 20 week old black Labrador puppy (Jake) who can be a bit of a handful at times! 

Helen Hampton

Helen Joined the Singers in 2014 and joined the committee in 2016.  Helen is a retired Head Teacher. In her spare time she is a hospital volunteer and golfer.  Helen is previously a member of 'Tong Singers' where she stayed for 10 years.  She has also done great work in assisting with ticket sales, as well as concert preperation.

Sue Hess

Sue Joined the Committee in 2016 and is one of our 2nd Sopranos.  Sue lives in Brewood with husband Rob and when she is not working or singing, she is looking after her grandchildren.