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" Ready For Christmas "

In the above picture, I am seen relaxing before playing

for a " Christmas Dance Party " at the Standard Triumph

Club, Coventry, on December 13th.

Jean and I really enjoyed the evening with everyone,

getting into the Christmas Spirit !!

St Andrew's Night 2018.

St Andrew's Night 2018.

On the evening of Saturday November 24th, Jean and I were

invited to " St. Andrew's Night ", with our local Scottish Society.

After dinner I played Scottish Music for Singing and Dancing.

We had a really enjoyable time and the above picture was

taken by Jean.

Kidderminster Harriers' Club.

Kidderminster Harriers' Club.

The above picture was taken on the evening of

11th July at Kidderminster Harriers' Sports and Social Club.

The attendance was low, due mainly, I believe, to the

World Cup Match, involving England, who eventually lost 2-1.

The dancers who came, said that they had a good night,

in spite of the heat. At least there was plenty of room on

the dance floor!!

Saturday Night at Quarry Bank

Saturday Night at Quarry Bank

We returned to Quarry Bank Conservative Club

on the evening of Saturday 31st March, where

the above picture was taken.There is always a

friendly welcome.

" Steam in the Cotswolds "

On Saturday 17th March 2018, Jean and I spent the day

visiting The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam railway.

It was a bitterly cold day with occasional sun and some

snow flurries. We made the return trip to Cheltenham

Race Course, stopping off at Winchcombe.

In the above picture, taken at Toddington Station, Jean is

" Envloped in Steam " from the locomotive, a Bulleid Pacific

of the Nerchant Navy Class No 35006 named

Peninsular & Oriental S.N. Co.

A really enjoyable day!!

Rather interestingly, we were originally booked to go to

the Royal Naval Association Club at Leamington Spa on this

day, but due to it's unfortunate closure we had the day free.

A shame it had to close! Jean and I were always made very

welcome there.

Return to Church Stretton.

Return to Church Stretton.

On the the evening of February 10th 2018 Jean and I

were welcomed back to The Silvester Horne Institute,

Church Stretton, Shropshire, a very attractive venue!

The dance was well attended by a really friendly


The above picture was taken during the evening,

where I am playing for the dancers.

Return Visit to Gloucester.

Return Visit to Gloucester.

On Tuesday 23rd January 2018 Jean and I travelled to

Gloucester, where I was booked to play for the Gloucestershire

Keyboard and Organ Club.

I had played there previously in 2016 and this was a return visit.

It was a very enjoyable occasion for us and hopefully the members

enjoyed the evening. They were very generous in their applause.

It was good to see everyone again. We hopefully look forward to

the next time. The above picture was taken on that evening.

" On Stage " at Gloucester.

The above picture was taken on the same evening.

It looks like at this point I'm playing from music !!!

Dancing At Bedworth.

Dancing At Bedworth.

Monday 15th January 2018 saw us at Bedworth Liberal Club

for the " Solo Club Dance ".

I always enjoy playing at this venue and the members really

love to dance.

The above picture was taken on that evening.

"Carol Concert", with Shelfield Male Voice Choir.

On the evening of Monday 18th December 2017,

Shelfield Male Voice Choir gave a Carol Concert

at Shelfield Methodist Church, Lichfield Road.

The evening was well attended by a very appreciative


The choir, along with their conductor and accompanist,

were in fine form.

I was invited to play the organ and Jean and I thoroughly

enjoyed the evening.

The above picture was taken at the end of the evening

and is reproduced and published here by kind permission

of "Codsall Photographic".

Shelfield Male Voice Choir is a supporter of charities and

to date, has raised many thousands of pounds.

The Choir meets at 7-30pm every Monday evening at

Shelfeild Methodist Church, Lichfield Road, WS4 1PU.

New members are always welcome, so just come along!

Return To Tipton.

Return To Tipton.

Jean and I were invited back to Tipton for a Christmas Lunch

and Dance Party on Friday 15th December.

We had a fabulous Christmas Dinner and I played music

afterwards and we really had a great time.

The above picture shows Jean posing for the camera.

Johnny At Tipton.

Johnny At Tipton.

Now it was my turn to pose for the camera ! ! !

Rugby Workers Club.

Rugby Workers Club.

On Tuesday 12th December,Jean and I travelled

to Rugby and really enjoyed our evening there with

the dance club, at their Christmas Dance Party.

The above picture was taken on that evening.

We wish to thank everyone for their warm welcome.

St. Andrew's Night

St. Andrew's Night

On Saturday 25th November I was invited to play for

the Walsall Scottish Society at their St. Andrew's Night

Dinner and Dance, which was held at Druids Heath

Golf Club. Both Jean and I received a very warm welcome

and we were invited to sit down to an excellent meal.

Afterwards there was dancing, the music being all Scottish.

During the evening I took a break and was able to take the

above picture during a Scottish Country Dance.

Remembrance at Brook Street.

Remembrance at Brook Street.

It was the evening of 10th November 2017 and I was

invited to play music for the " Poppy Dance " at

Brook Street Community Centre, Tipton, West Midlands.

In the above picture I am " On Stage ".

Flag Waving at Brook Street.

Flag Waving at Brook Street.

During the evening there was a lot of flag waving

and leading this was Lisa.

More Flag Waving.

More Flag Waving.

Here is another picture from that evening, which

was really well attended and enjoyed by all.

Tea Dance At Coseley.

Tea Dance At Coseley.

Sometimes, I am invited to play for a Tea Dance at

Coseley Working Mens Club, ( The Ivy House ).

This takes place on Fridays from 1-00pm-4-00pm

and is usually well attended.

The above picture was taken " Over My Shoulder"

on Friday 10th November 2017

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