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DOORSTEP cAROLS 2021

When?? Wednesday, December 15th, 6pm

WHERE?? Your street? Your school? your charity event? your doorstep?

HOW?? Sing along with the radio! 

how much?? all our materials are free!

FIND YOUR LOCAL STATION TAKING PART HERE

OR CREATE YOUR OWN EVENT!

⭐It's the newest Christmas tradition! ⭐

get involved...

What you need to know

Thank you for helping to organise your street or community in Doorstep Carols 2021. With your help, we'll get the whole nation singing together! 

Let your neighbours know the time and date (Wednesday, December 15th, 6pm) & invite them to download the words and sing or play along to your local radio station or listen via BBC Sounds.

Find our downloadable invitation to print off and give to neighbours, or share on social media here:

INVITATION 2021

OR, there's a full project resource pack here, including invitations, imagery and logo, flyers for social media channels, websites etc

Project Resource Pack

 

What'sApp groups are a great way to get your neighbours involved. Why not organise a street party? Go to town with fairy lights, firepits or amps on the village green?!

⭐If your local radio station is not yet listed here contact them to make sure they know you're keen!

HELP SPREAD THE WORD

You can play a huge role in making this a success!You could share our poster with a community social media group, email it to your contacts, stick it on your local noticeboard, ask your local schools to share it, or encourage friends & neighbours to display it in their front windows. 

We would love you to send us videos of you practising so we can use them on social media to help encourage more people to sing. The best videos could WIN a street performer to lead your street! 

Please tag @doorstepCarols2021 #doorstepcarols

use our logo and branding!

You are welcome to use this event to raise money for charities close to home, but please use our logo and artwork to avoid confusion with other events.

Download it here:

logo

Street scene artwork

support us on social

Like follow and share our Facebook tag us on Twitter #DoorstepCarols and invite key friends you know might help get more streets involved!  

 

recruit musicians!

Instruments create a wonderful atmosphere in your street and it's a great way to get the kids involved. Everyone can have a go and we have parts for everything from recorders to ukuleles. Start learning the notes now - they are very easy parts! 

Download our SHEET MUSIC 

pick a charity

Donations are optional, but it would be great if we could raise money for good causes whilst we sing! Have a look at some of the partner charities we're working with on our charities page. You could arrange bucket donations in your street, or set up a Just Giving page in your area for these or your own local good cause. 

send reminders

In the week of December 15th - send out reminders to your neighbours so no-one forgets to join in! 

 

On the Night!

Weds Dec 15th - 6pm-7pm

Download the words and sheet music from this website and tune in to the radio to sing and play along!

It's best if everyone tunes in using FM frequencies. You can also listen via BBC Sounds if your local station is not joining in. If you decide to listen via the internet, there may be a delay. 

Sing your hearts out!Take lots of photographs and videos of your street singing and tag us on Facebook and Twitter @DoorstepCarols or send them in for us to share for you.

Let us know how much your street raised for charity! 

Thank you so much for being part of Doorstep Carols 2021. We hope you have fun on the night!