What’s On

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Click on the underlined names to view the artiste’s web sites.

DECEMBER

7th       Anthony John Clarke: first class entertainer, brilliantly crafted songs with unique delivery and great humour. A favourite at our club.  Residents Karen and John.

14th     Singers’ night.   Resident Will.

21st     Christmas Party with Mad Jocks and Englishmen for a great party atmosphere. TICKETS NEEDED which are only available to members of the club. This event is being held at Bishops Wood Village Hall.   Resident Chris with Christmas songs from all the residents.

28th       Our club is closed tonight. A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our members and guests.

JANUARY

4th       Residents’ night: a night of varied entertainment from all the club residents.   Resident Martin.

11th     Singers’ night.   Resident Phil.

18th     Singers’ night.   Residents Karen and John.

25th     Charity Singers’ night held in aid of New Cross Hospital Wolverhampton Heart and Lung Centre.  In memory of our friend and former resident Colin Davies.   Resident Will.

FEBRUARY

1st        Singers’ night.   Resident Chris.

8th       Singers’ night.   Resident Martin.

15th     Singers’ night.   Resident Phil.

22nd    Thompson, York & Moore: a local group, popular on our singers’ nights, with songs to please all tastes. A request from our audience to hear more from them.   Residents Karen and John.

MARCH

1st        Singers’ night.   Resident Chris.

8th       Singers’ night.   Resident Martin.

15th     Singers’ night.   Resident Phil.

22nd    Phil Parton and Abacus: a half night each. Our own Phil Parton launching his new CD and showcasing his unique talent. Abacus with lively roots and bluegrass music with an old time feel.   Resident Chris.

29th     Singers’ night.   Residents Karen and John.

Over the past eight years the club has raised £6,333 for charity. Thank you everyone for your generous support.

The following artistes performed for us in 2017:

Elmore Row,  Take Two,  Bram Taylor,  Crooked House,  Sam Draisey,  Risky Business,  The Bearwood Bandits,  White Room,  Phil Humphreys  ,BarlowCree,   Marie Little,  Nothing to Prove,  The Deacons,  Vicky Bull,  The Ellen Venn Band,  John Richards,  Bev Pegg

We supported the following charities in 2017:  

New Cross Hospital Heart and Lung Centre.

 The Haven, Wolverhampton

The Good Shepherd Ministry assisting the homeless and others in need in Wolverhampton.   

The following artistes performed for us in 2016:

Paul “Lofty” Edwards,  Karen & John Hawthorne,  Steve Ashcroft,  Neil McPherson, Winter Wilson, Vicky Bull,  Will Morgan,   Ruth and Ken Powell,  Sunjay,  Phil Humphreys,  Amuse,   Paul Walker and Karen Pfeiffer,  Joe Bayliss and Julie Slater,  Mad Jocks and Englishmen,  BarlowCree   Batter Bits,  Earth Closet,  Pro Tempore

We supported the following charities in 2016:

The British Heart Foundation which plays a leading role in the fight against heart disease.

The Macular Society. Age-related Macular Degeneration which problems with the central vision which becomes distorted or blurry and in time may develop into a blank patch. This charity is the suggestion of Martin and Anne Whittaker

Compton Hospice

The following artistes performed for us in 2015:

Elmore Row,  GLINT,   Abacus,   Bram Taylor,  Marie Little,  Bill Caddick,  Adrian Nation,  Neil McPherson,  Paul Walker and Karen Pfeiffer,  Stuart and Ian Dempsey-Robins,  Anthony John Clarke,  Dave Gibb,  Whalebone,  Wild Irish.

We supported the following charities in 2015:

The British Heart Foundation which plays a leading role in the fight against heart disease. We raised £330

Headway, a charity which works to improve life after brain injury, providing information, support and services to the sufferers and their families and carers We raised £281.

Midlands Air Ambulance: “Saving lives by saving time”. Ninety percent of the region is within reach within eight minutes and if a patient reaches hospital within the Golden Hour (60 minutes after their injury) their chances of survival are dramatically increased. It relies entirely on donations to keep its three air ambulances operational. We raised £300

The following artistes performed for us in 2014: 

Whalebone,  Allan Taylor.  Take Two, Elmore Row,  QuicksilverDragonhead,  Grievous Angels,   BarlowCree,  Meyrick and Wain,  Tony Portlock and Phil Parton,  Winter Wilson,  The Edwards Brothers

We supported the following charities in 2014:

The British Heart Foundation which plays a leading role in the fight against heart disease. Thanks to the overwhelming support and generosity of members and friends we were delighted to donate £350 to this charity in memory of our former resident Colin Davies. We raised £350

Brewood Community First Responders, a group of volunteers who provide emergency first aid until the arrival of the ambulance. The scheme is a charitable organization and all running costs have to be covered by donations, local fund raising and sponsorship. We raised £300

Brewood Scouts Fundraisers raising funds to ensure the long-term survival of scouting in Brweood. We raised £230

The following artistes performed for us in 2013: 

Phil Parton,  “owed yer osses”  Lucy Ward,  Steve Ashcroft,  Neil McPherson,  BarlowCree,  Bram Taylor with Elly Beurskens and Bruno van Hoek,  John Hendley and John Richards,  The Wandering Trilbys,  Marie Little,  Anthony John Clarke,   Pro Tempore,  Pete Kelly

We supported the following charities in 2013:

The British Heart Foundation. We raised £160

Alzheimer’s Society. We raised £200

Headway, working to improve life after brain injury. We raised £200

The following artistes performed for us in 2012:

Pete Kelly,  The John Richards Band,  Tony Barrett and Will Morgan,  Flaxenby,  Stu Henry,  Mike Nicholson,  Bram Taylor,   Tim Judson and Julia Disney,  Maurice Dickson,  Whalebone,  Scolds Bridle,  Duncan McFarlane,  Joe Topping,  Phil Drane,  Take  Two,  Bedlam,  The Edwards Brothers.

We supported the following charities in 2012:

British Heart Foundation. We raised £330 

Compton Hospice. We raised £150

Macmillan Cancer Support. We raised £130

The Acorn Children’s Hospice. We raised £135

The following artistes performed for us in 2011: 

Brian Oldham,  Flaxenby,  Bedlam,   Mike Nicholson,  Allan Taylor,  James Davey,  Cuckoo Oak,  Triple Echo,   Bram Taylor,   Steve Ashcroft,  Kevin Arnold,  Phil Parton,  PhilHare,  Anthony John Clarke,  Dave Gibb,  Chase Mist.

We supported the following charities in 2011:

The British Heart Foundation which plays a leading role in the fight against heart disease. We raised £300.00.

The Mali Jenkins Home, Walsall. Supported in memory of Keith Mitchell, the home offers care to sufferers from Parkinson’s disease and looked after Keith at the end of his life. We raised £180.00.

Macmillan Cancer Support in memory of our friend Helen Hawthorne.  We raised £205

The following artistes performed for us in 2010:

Neil McPherson,  Duncan McFarlane,  Bram Taylor,  Whalebone (listen to their music on this site),  Harvey Andrews,  Scolds Bridle,  Tony Gibbons and Kate Bradbury,  Flaxenby,  Chase Mist,  Beck Sian,  Anthony John Clarke,  The Edwards Brothers,  Crag Band,  Dave Love,  Steve Ashcroft,  Brackenrigg,  The John Richards Band,  Joe Topping,  Donal O’Connor,  Phil Hare,  Vin Garbutt,  Les Barker,  Bill Caddick.

We supported the following charities in 2010: 

The Acorn Children’s Hospice which offers a network of care to life-limited children. We raised £200.00.

Brewood Scouts Fundraisers, a charity created to generate a relocation fund to enable the group to move its headquarters. We raised £180.00.

The Liver Foundation Trust Fund at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham. We raised £230.00.

The following artistes performed for us in 2009: 

Bedlam,  Isambarde,  Bram Taylor,  Cuckoo Oak,  Marie Little,  Whalebone,  Beck Sian,  Phil Hare,  Anthony John Clarke,  Tom Bliss,  Pete Kelly,  Dave Love,  Allan Taylor,  James Davey,  Tom Doughty,  Johnny SilvoDandy.

 We supported the following charities in 2009:

The Joshua Foundation which provides holidays and experiences for terminally ill children. We raised £170.00.

Our local First Responders, a group of volunteers who provide emergency first aid until the arrival of the ambulance. We raised £236.00.

The County Air Ambulance. A cheque for £211.00 was taken to our local base at RAF Cosford.

People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals.  We raised £150.00.

 The following artistes performed for us in 2008:

Kevin & Ed Arnold,  Bedlam,  Brackenrigg,  Bram Taylor,  Bill Caddick,  Neil McPherson,  The Edwards Brothers,  James Davey,  Beck Sian,  The John Richards Band,  The Staffordshire Men,  Michelle Chandler,  Flaxenby,  Ginette Geri,  Nigel Bullock and DaveTighe,  Kevin & Ed Arnold (again),  Driftwood,  The Laners.