L-R: Young Organist Jacob Collins, Project leader Anna Page, Events leader David Scrutton, Volunteer Dave King and Organ builder apprentice Richard Goldup of FH Browne & Sons hold a pipe from the Willis organ at SMSG

L-R: Young Organist Jacob Collins, Project leader Anna Page, Events leader David Scrutton, Volunteer Dave King and Organ builder apprentice Richard Goldup of FH Browne & Sons hold a pipe from the Willis organ at SMSG (photo: John Page)

12 September 2015 - Pipe Organ Restoration Open Day

This event provides a unique opportunity to see inside a magnificent Willis pipe organ and find out how it works before its restoration is completed.  There are activities for children, an exhibition on the history of the organ, a gallery of restoration photos and talks on the 18-month restoration project, and the restorers themselves will be on hand to answer your questions and explain what has been done and what is left to do.

13 September 2015 - Stony Stratford Story Stroll

Relive the colourful history of Stony Stratford in stories and poetry presented by professional storyteller Red Phoenix and poet Richard Frost.  Also an introduction to the magnificent Willis Pipe Organ and this lovely Grade 2* listed building.

Download the full press release:
SMSG Willis Pipe Organ Open Day 12 September Press Release
Download the poster: Heritage Open Days 2015 poster

This event is listed on the 'What's On' page and on the 'Festival' page.

Heritage Open Days 2015 poster SMSG

Heritage Open Days 2015 poster