The Goose Quiz on Doris Day

The Great Goose Quiz Quiz 7 is about Doris Day Doris Day was a legend. How much can you remember of her career? Doris Mary Anne Kappelhoff was born in 1922. What was her star sign? Doris started her professional career as a dancer. What put that on hold? How did Kappelhoff become Day? OK. […]

WLO Christmas Concert 2019

Every year the Wolverton Light Orchestra welcome Christmas with a wonderful concert of festive and not-so-festive music. Last Christmas was no exception and, as usual, Wolverton G&S and singers from Music Maker of Milton Keynes and other local groups joined in heartily in an evening of music from stage and screen, with traditional Christmas favourites […]

Boston Beans

Baked beans and cowboys are sort of linked in the popular imagination. And we all know who to blame for that… In fact beans were a real staple of frontier life in the 19th and early 20th centuries. They were easy to grow, high in protein and “stuck to the ribs”.. This recipe is for […]

The Goose has sorcery quiz answers

The Goose has the Answers Quiz 6 was all about sorcery. How did you get on? Last time the goose was testing you on sorcery. How did you score? The Elixir of Love, like The Sorcerer, features a love potion. Who composed the opera? Gaetano Donizetti So who, in 1963 sang about a numbered love […]

Welcome to GanderS Summer 2019

Welcome to GanderS Issue 6 In this sizzling summer issue Get your tickets now! How you can be there to see the show.. The cast is ready for tea Working together to bring you a super show…. Iolanthe – take 2! Our friends at Putteridge Bury revive the fairies…. We go Wild! Our exciting new […]

Sally Lunn Sorcery

Singing Sally's praises What better way to celebrate our new production of “The Sorcerer” than with a tasty slice of Sally Lunn: Now to the banquet we press; Now for the eggs and the ham; Now for the mustard and cress, Now for the strawberry jam! Now for the tea of our host, Now for […]

The Goose wants answers sorcery

The Great Goose Quiz Quiz 6 is about sorcery The Sorcerer is magical. How is your arcane knowledge? The Elixir of Love, like The Sorcerer, features a love potion. Who composed the opera? So who, in 1963 sang about a numbered love potion? Pat Boone referred to the same potion in 1964. What was his […]

The Bus Shelter MK

So what’s the new interest in buses? We were delighted to welcome The then Mayor of Milton Keynes, Councillor Martin Petchey to our production of “Iolanthe” in March.? He told us about this wonderful local charity giving help in Milton Keynes. The Bus Shelter MK is a homeless shelter on wheels to reduce rough sleeping […]