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STRAWBSWEBNEWS - NOVEMBER 2005

Sent: Thu 17 Nov 2005


PRE-CHRISTMAS CHEER FROM STRAWBSWEBNEWS

Several Christmas events coming up on the Strawbs calendar.

* Strawbs Christmas Party, 26 Nov, NPL, Teddington
* High Society - Mini Tour - Early December
* Cry No More at Christmas, 17 Dec, Turks Head, Twickenham
* John Ford shows

And, to look forward to in the New Year:

* Acoustic Strawbs Jan/Feb UK Tour Dates
* Electric Strawbs Mar 2006 Dates

More later ....

DICK



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STRAWBS CHRISTMAS PARTY, 26 NOV, NPL, TEDDINGTON
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Strawbs hold their Christmas Party fairly early - but what a Christmas
event it will be. The plan is to recreate some of the atmosphere of
Strawbs' White Bear parties of yore. The band will perform in fancy dress,
audience is very welcome to join in.

There are likely to be special guests - start time 8.00pm (bar open early
before that); ticket price 10.

Cricket Pavilion
National Physical Laboratory
Teddington
Middlesex
TW11 0LW

Box Office: 020 8943 6314
Directions: www.nplsc.co.uk


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HIGH SOCIETY - MINI TOUR - EARLY DECEMBER
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SUNDAY 4 DECEMBER - RED LION, ISLEWORTH
An evening of extravagance and elegance
Canapes and cocktails
And all very tongue in cheek.
Reserved table in the music room by ticket only - 7.50 in advance.
Call 0208 560 1457 - very limited numbers, book now.

Red Lion,
92-94 Linkfield Road
Isleworth
TW7 6QJ

(The Red Lion Info: FREE Music every weekend and up to nine real ales
available constantly. Nearest station Isleworth BR (2mins) Bus H37, 267.
237).


WEDNESDAY 7 DECEMBER, PRINCE ALBERT
The Prince Albert
Pield Heath Rd
Uxbridge, UB8 3NQ
01895 233794


FRIDAY 9 DECEMBER, CARLISLE FOLK & BLUES
The Sunset Suite
Carlisle United Football Ground
Brunton Park
Warwick Road
Carlisle
www.carlislefolk.org.uk
To reserve tickets or get more info ring Myrna Reay on 016977 2305
or email us at gvdjaandrew@aol.com.


SATURDAY 10 DECEMBER, RATTAN AND RUSH - SOLD OUT
Rattan and Rush Acoustic Tearooms Kirby Stephen
http://www.acoustictearoom.co.uk/Gig_guide.htm.
ACCORDING TO WEBSITE HAS ALREADY SOLD OUT


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CRY NO MORE AT CHRISTMAS, 17 DEC, TURKS HEAD, TWICKENHAM
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Now that Chas is back from the lengthy Fall tour of North America, these
two timeless troubadours have once again got their act together for their
regular Christmas show. Not to be missed.

Tickets 7.50, doors usually about 8/8.30 pm.

Contact details:
Turks Head
Winchester Road
St. Margarets
Twickenham

Tickets can be reserved on 0208 408 3192. You can pay when you pick up your
tickets on the night.


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JOHN FORD SHOWS
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SATURDAY 17 DEC, PISCES CAFE
11 Railroad Ave. Babylon, NY

631-321-1231
www.piscescafe.net
music@piscescafe.net
No Cover
Opening


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ACOUSTIC STRAWBS JAN/FEB UK TOUR DATES
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Saturday 7 January 2006
Red Lion Folk Club, Kings Heath

Friday 13 January 2006
National Forest Folk Club, Moira, nr Ashby de la Zouch

Saturday 14 January 2006
Swindon Arts Centre

Thursday 19 January 2006
The Stables, Wavendon, Milton Keynes

Friday 20 January 2006
The Courtyard Theatre, Hereford

Saturday 21 January 2006
Hazlitt Theatre, Maidstone

Sunday 22 January 2006
Hitchin Folk Club

Friday 27 January 2006
The Met, Bury

Saturday 28 January 2006
Square Chapel Centre For The Arts, Halifax

Sunday 29 January 2006
Guildhall Theatre, Derby

Monday 30 January 2006
Nettlebed Village Folk Club

Thursday 2 February 2006
Wycombe Town Hall, High Wycombe

Friday 3 February 2006
High Barn, Great Bardfield

Saturday 4 February 2006
Tivoli Theatre, Wimborne

Saturday 11 February
Arts Centre, Selby

Saturday 18 February 2006
Ashcroft Arts Centre, Fareham



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ELECTRIC STRAWBS MAR 2006 UK DATES
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The Hero And Heroine Band line-up. The Bilston show is to be filmed for a
future DVD release.

Friday 3 March 2006
The Brook, Southampton

Saturday 4 March 2006
Astor Theatre Arts Centre, Deal

Sunday 5 March 2006
The Robin, Bilston


[ENDS]

DICK GREENER
London, UK
e-mail: dgreener@ndirect.co.uk
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