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Kings Arms Meetings Meetings  Tuesday 14th July saw our first “live“ get-together for 16 weeks! In the sheltered and secluded “secret garden” of the King’s Arms (thanks Laurie!) several Gaslighter members played and sang through a few favourites from our catalogue. It proved to be so enjoyable that it left us all hoping that, from…

Corona Virus Update NEWS BLOG : Update    It is exactly three months to the day that “live” meetings of the Gaslighter and Wakeylele groups were suspended because of the covid 19 situation.   Thanks, however, to the resolute stewardship of Dave Burgess, both groups have managed to stay in contact and practise via the…

Weekly On Line Uke Meeting Gaslighter Tuesday On Line evening meetings have been launched as a way of keeping the group together whilst we are all isolated and the regular Kings Arms meetings are postponed because of the Corona {Covid-19) Virus . Mike Burgess is hosting the meetings which will take place every Tuesday evening…

Big House in the Country David Burgess recently attended ‘Big House in the Country’, 3-night residential ukulele weekend, Organised by Carlisle based World of Ukes, this was the 6th time this event has taken place 6th time. There was a great line-up of music, entertainment and inclusive workshops, with time to jam and explore the…

Wakeylele’s Sherwood Court Gig A number of Gaslight Ukulele Band Members attended Walton Library based Wakeylele Ukulele Groups performce in front of an appreciative  audience at Sherwood Court, Kettlethorpe on 21st February, 2020. The band was led by David Broadbent who entertained between songs with his humorous accounts of the stories behind the songs, lncluding the…

Christmas Gig The Conservatory at the Kings Arms  was packed for the Gaslight Ukulele Band’s Christmas concert. There was standing room only with guests mingling with the band and providing enthusiastic singing accompaniments. The concert kicked off with David Broadbent’s composition of “We are the Gaslighter Ukuleles”  to the tune of “You are My Sunshine”…