THANKS TO

Hear the People Sing has always been about bringing people together. There has been an inspiring coalition of wonderful people who have given their time, energy or support in all kinds of ways to make this ambitious project happen in a very short period. They include...









  • The hundreds of donors to
    our JustGiving and
    fundraising campaigns

  • 1001 Nights
  • Acorn Productions
  • Admiral Security
  • Alasdair Beal
  • Alex Ferris
  • Alice Bailey
  • Alison Senior
  • Andrew Marsden
  • Andrew Wyke
  • Andy Cullen
  • Andy Franks
  • Anna Short
  • Anwar Butt
  • Batley Girls School
  • Beauty Lab
  • Ben Brooks
  • Ben Reynolds
  • Bettys and Taylors
  • Beverley Kenny OBE
  • Bhasker Patel
  • Brendan Cox
  • Bryan Raven
  • Carole Conrad
  • Caroline Courtney
  • Caroline Sheen
  • Carolyn Harris MP for Swansea East
  • Carys Reid-Davies
  • Catherine Simes
  • Chair woman
  • Chris Boone
  • Chris Hatt
  • Chris Moyles
  • Clarissa Bain
  • Colin Stuart
  • Craig Bell percussion
  • Creative Scene
  • Cuillin Cox
  • Danielle Silvester
  • Deborah Dudgeon
  • Deepak Nayer
  • Denton Charitable Trust
  • Diane Haque
  • Diane Hill
  • Duncan Bell
  • Duncan Hails
  • Eli Saunders
  • Ellen Moloney
  • Emma Broadhurst
  • Fazila Aswat
  • Francie Von Schonfeld
  • Freedom PR
  • Gail Moss
  • Gareth Sizer
  • Genevieve Krieff
  • Gilly Roche
  • Godfrey Evans
  • Graham Berry
  • Hannah Bentley
  • Heather Newsham
  • Helen John
  • Howard Borrington
  • Howdens
  • Ian Drakesmith
  • Irene Haicalis
  • Jacqueline Hughes
  • James Brining
  • James Charrington
  • Jamie Sahuc
  • Janine Shalom
  • Jay Bryce
  • Jennifer Isaacs
  • Joanne Edelman
  • John Townend
  • Jonathan Mynette
  • Joyce Hytner
  • Judith Mellor
  • Julia Price
  • Julian Bird
  • Kate Hart
  • Kate Howe
  • Katie Kerry
  • Keith Cooper
  • Kenny Wax Ltd
  • Kevin Hopper
  • Kim Grant
  • Lady Susie Sainsbury
  • Larry Osborne
  • Lee Widdowson
  • Lejla Cox
  • Lesley Shaw
  • Lisa Popham
  • Liz Duducu
  • Liz Irving
  • Lois Tallulah Brabin
  • Lorraine Needham-Reid
  • Mamma Mia!
  • Marie Christopher
  • Mark Bentley
  • Mark Griffin
  • Mark Payton
  • Marlaina Darmody
  • Mary Halliday
  • Mary Morrison
  • Michael Israel
  • Mischief Theatre
  • Musica Batley
  • Neil Darlison
  • Nick Allott
  • Nick Hallam
  • Nick Robertson
  • Nikki Young
  • Oliver Bliss
  • Paul Davies
  • Paul Veysey
  • Paul Whittaker, CML
  • Peter Clayton
  • Peter Collins, STV
  • Phil Knights UK Limited
  • PPG Architectural Coatings
  • Production Park
  • Rachel Marriner
  • Rebecca King Lassman
  • Rebecca Quigley
  • Ric Wanetik
  • Richard Howey Nunn
  • Rick Platt
  • Rob Halliday
  • Rob Ottey
  • Robert Anthony
  • Robert Williams
  • Robin Hawkes
  • Roseanne Pashley
  • Rosie Corrigan
  • Rosie Squire
  • Rupert Sharp
  • Russell T. Davies
  • Ruth McCorkindale
  • Ryan Macaulay
  • Sally Copley
  • Sally Greene
  • Sally Mackereth
  • Sam Vickers
  • Samantha Curzon
  • Sandra Major
  • Sarah Miller
  • Sasha Turnbull
  • Scott Takenaka
  • Sean Gray
  • Shaftesbury Theatre
  • Simon Arnold
  • Simon Delany
  • Sir Cameron Mackintosh
  • Sir Gary Verity
  • Spen Valley High School
  • St Mary’s Parochial Hall
  • Stage 84 Yorkshire School of Performimg Arts
  • Stephen Metcalfe
  • Stephen Stead
  • Susan Dewhurst
  • Susannah Kraft Levene
  • Suzi Cubbage
  • Sven Knight
  • Tanya Greep
  • Terry and Jennifer Evans
  • The Backstage Trust
  • The Binks Family
  • The Charter 600 Charity
  • The Comedy About
  • A Bank Robbery
  • The Healey House Hotel
  • The Jo Cox Foundation
  • The Lawrence Batley Theatre
  • The Leadbeater Family
  • The Other Palace
  • The Play That Goes Wrong
  • The Ray Cooney Company
  • The Roger de Haan Charitable Trust
  • The Staff of Oxfam Wastesaver, Batley
  • Thomas Hewitt
  • Tom Kirkin
  • Tracy Stiles
  • Trilein
  • Upper Batley High School
  • Victoria Firth
  • Welcome to Yorkshire
  • Welsh Musical Theatre Orchestra
  • West Yorkshire Police
  • WMTO
  • Yorkshire Theatre Arts
  • Youcan Hire
  • Yvonne Francas
  • Zeb Soanes
  • Zucchinis Restaurant

PRODUCTION PHOTOGRAPHY by Tom Arber, Marilyn Kingwill and Chris Sheard BSL INTERPRETED PERFORMANCE by Paul Whittaker
BOX OFFICE by West Yorkshire Playhouse
PRESS AND PR SERVICES by Anne Mayer PR
LEGAL WORK by Sean Egan
ACCOUNTANCY by Breckmans Ltd
INSURANCE by Gordon & Co.

With particular thanks to The Charity Commission for their assistance in granting charity status to the Batley & Spen Youth Theatre Company.