It may interest readers of this website to know that what we have recently raised.
1500 Pounds at the Oct '04 Gig for Cancer research thanks to the organiser Sarah Aktar.
2000 Pounds at the Alton Gig - Jan'05 for the Donnan Louise Trust thanks to the organisers Steve & Pauline Ballard.
1400 Pounds at the Gig at the Guild Hall on March 19th for the Tean Village Hall thanks to the organisers Fay & John Burney.
2000 Pounds at the Gig at Guild Hall on Oct 18th 2005 for the Home-Link mini-bus thanks to the organiser Helen Edwards.
3500 Pounds at the Madeley Village Hall on April 20th 2013 for the NSPCC - organisers included Debbie Lloyd and Sandra Derbyshire
1000 pounds at Trentham memorial Hall on Feb 7th 2009.
2800 pounds at Oswestry for Cancer - private gig.
500 Pounds at the Gig at Checkley Village Hall on Sept 1st 2007 for "The Breath of Life".
1000 pounds at the Guild Hall on April 21st 2007 for "Team Challenge" where a group of
youngsters go to Venezuela for projects and a week's Charity work.
300 Pounds at the Private Gig at Eccleshall - towards a Cancer Charity
1500 pounds for Chernoble Children's Project at Whiston Village Hall on Oct 7th 2006.
2000 Pounds at the Gig on April 1st at Alton Village Hall for the Donna Louise Trust thanks to the organisers Steve & Pauline Ballard.
3000 pounds at the Gig at Cheadle Guild Hall on Nov 11th 2006 for the new Scanner for Cheadle Hospital thanks to the organiser Angela Cope.
550 pounds Raised at Cheadle Guild Hall on Nov 10th 2007 borganised by Rotary and they are giving 500 pounds to Home-Link in Cheadle.
3150 Pounds Raised at Whitmore Village Hall on October 2nd 2010 for the NSPCC
1000 pounds Raised at a Gig at West Midlands Golf Club for the Air Ambulance in October 2011
2200 pounds Raised in November 2012 at the Guild Hall Cheadle for Cheadle Home-Link.
1800 pounds Raised in November 2012 for Cheadle Animal Welfare Society
2100 pounds Raised in November 2013 for Home-Link
1600 pounds Raised in March for Forsbrook Girl Guides at the JCB Club.
1400 pounds Raised on November 15th 2014at the Guild Hall Cheadle for the Cheadle Animal Wellfare Society
1400 pounds Raised on February 28th at Alton Village Hall for Cancer research at Christies
1000 pounds Raised on March 28th at the Guild Hall Cheadle for Home-Link.
930 pounds Raised on Nov 28th 2015 at Alton Village Hall - proceeds to Alton Village Hall - organiser Pauline Ballard
1700 pounds March 16th 2017 at Longsdon Village Hall for Leek NSPCC
That's over 30,000 pounds in the last 7 years. we have nbeen playing. We have been going for over 33 years and have probably raised in total over 250,000 pounds for one Charity or another. In the early days (when we were younger!!) we did many more Gigs a year. All of us are over 60 - some being over 65, and one of us (the youngest looking one !!) is over 77! You got it in one - that's me (Tony)!
GIGS in 2017
1. Nov 18th 2017 at Cheadle Guild Hall for Cheadle
Animal Welfare Society