Gigs

 

A few dates for your diary-

28th May 2022

Essington Show

at Willenhall Rugby Club, Bognop Road, Essington, WV11 2BA.

Sound check 11.00

Playing for an hour starting at 11.30.





1st June 2022 Postponed

We have been asked back to the Park Lane Centre at Telford. It will be an 11.00 start for about an hour.

Park Lane Centre, Park Lane, Woodside, Telford, TF7 5QZ



5th June 2022.

‘The Pattingham Club’, High Street, Pattingham. WV6 7BH.

Playing 12.30 – 1.30.

Details to follow.

16th June 2022

At ‘The Bungalow’ meeting rooms at the rear of Innage Lane Car park next to the fire station. You go onto the car park right to the end and through the gates to the left of the bins.

June 18th

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Chapel Lane, Alveley, Bridgnorth, Shropshire, WV15 6NG.

12.00 – 2.00

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31st July 2022

13.15. Performing at Shrewkfest ukulele festival.

The festival takes place over the weekend Fri 29th- Sun 31st. A dazzling array of ukulele talent including ourselves at 13.15 on the Sunday afternoon.

See here:- http://www.shroprock.co.uk/shrewkfest.html



11th September

I’m sure we all remember our concert in the park from last year’s Auto-Italia?

Well we are doing it again this year.

Check back here and when announced, we will be updating it.

Fundraising

Club members have now raised in excess of £35,910 for Cancer Research and other charities since 2010 as part of the Bridgnorth Ukulele Band.


Park Lane CC. Age UK + £75.00 raised

Children In Need 2021 Much Wenlock: £841, a record for one gig! 

Auto Italia Bridgnorth.   £545.00 raised.

Wedding at Blakelands – Tom and Lily  £220 raised

Sunday 25th July – Severn Valley Country Park. £100 raised.

Tuesday 10th March 2020. At Bridgnorth Community Hall 3.00 – 4.00pm.

For the Memory Lane group. We played for them last April, they said, “Last year your group came to perform for us and the group thoroughly enjoyed the session, and they have asked if you’d come back!” 

Tuesday 10th December 2019, Telford Christmas Market

Saturday 7th December 2019, Much Wenlock Christmas Fayre as part of Ukes United, 12 noon – 1:00 pm (approx.), Much Wenlock Corn Exchange.

Saturday 16th November 2019, Busk for Children in Need in conjunction with other uke groups, Much Wenlock Corn Exchange amount raised £571.45

01/09/2019, Italian AutoMoto Festival, Bridgnorth High St. £229.45 raised for Cancer Research UK.

31/08/2019, Much Wenlock Fun Day, Much Wenlock Church Green.

24/08/2019, Tony & Shelley’s wedding, Bodenham Arboretum. £250 raised for research into Parkinson’s Disease.

28/07/2019, Shrewkfest, Pontesbury, Shrewsbury.

14/07/2019, Bridgnorth Street Festival. £172.47 raised for Cancer Research Kids & Teens.

20/06/2019, Bridgnorth Carer’s Group for National Carer’s Week at The Bungalow, Bridgnorth.

03/06/2019, St Michael’s Fellowship Group, St Michael’s Church, Madeley. £60 raised for Cancer Research UK.

26/05/2019 – Sainsbury’s 150th Anniversary Busk, Sainsbury’s Bridgnorth. £322.38 raised for Cancer Research UK.

17/05/2019 – Ukulele Buskers Concert, Bridgnorth Castle Hall. £750.87 raised for Cancer Research UK.

09/04/2019, concert for Age UK Telford & Wrekin Dementia Group. £36 raised for CRUK.

27/01/2019 – members of the club were interviewed and performed live, on air, on Newport Nova FM.

19/12/2018 – Bridgnorth Ukulele Club Chirstmas Party. Raffle raised £135 for CRUK.

01/12/2018 – busk at Much Wenlock Christmas Fayre as part of “Ukes United”.

17/11/2018 – busk for Children in Need, Much Wenlock Corn Exchange. In conjunction with members from Broseley Acoustic Band and Band on the Edge, we raised £480 for Children in Need.

07/11/2018 – donation of £15 to CRUK from club members Tom and Noel.

27/10/2018 – Stand Up To Cancer busk, Bridgnorth Cancer Shop. £297.28 raised.

02/09/2018 – Bridgnorth Ukulele Club Summer Social, with thanks to Bridgnorth Town Council for use of the Castle Grounds. £225.67 raised for Stand Up To Cancer.

07/07/2018 – club members performed at a Wolverhampton street party raising £167 for Cancer Research.

30/06/2018 – club members formed part of the “Ukulele Collective” and performed at Music in the Park, Baggeridge Country Park, raising £525 for Compton Hospice.