Wednesday, 22 June 2011

Wymondham Music Festival Supported by Fosters Solicitors’ 250th Anniversary



Fosters Solicitors is celebrating its 250th anniversary by supporting Wymondham Music Festival, and sponsoring the Mercury Prize shortlisted Kit Downes Jazz Trio’s concert at Wymondham Abbey on Thursday, June 30.

Started in 1761 by William Foster, Fosters has grown, over the last 250 years, into one of the top 500 law firms in the UK with offices in Wymondham, Norwich, Bungay and Lowestoft.

John Wood, Chairman Wymondham Music Festival said: “The Kit Downes Jazz Trio is our standout concert this year. Our thanks go to Fosters Solicitors who have made the event possible with the sponsorship and we congratulate the partners and staff on their 250th anniversary.”

Steve Green, Partner in charge at Fosters Wymondham Office said: "Fosters is pleased to sponsor the Kit Downes Jazz Trio and to bring such high quality music to Wymondham. As a firm we have been involved with town wide events including the Music Festival for several years and we hope to continue our sponsorship for many more years to come.”

“We will be bringing over 30 staff and clients to Wymondham Abbey for the concert and are very much looking forward to the evening. In our 250th year we wish the Festival well and hope to be part of it for another 250 years."

Tickets costing £8 (under 18 £2) in advance are still available for the Kit Downes Jazz Trio concert at 7.30pm on Thursday, June 30. Tickets are on sale at The Book Fountain, Wharton’s Court, off Market Street, Wymondham or the Festival Office tel. 01953 601939, office@wymfestival.org.uk. Tickets on the night are £10 (under 18 £4).

For more information about Wymondham Music Festival Fortnight Saturday, June 25 to Sunday, July 10 see http://www.wymfestival.org.uk/.


Photograph: Kit Downes Jazz Trio