|20-Oct-2011||Billingham||aroha2aloha||Thursday evenings 6.15 to 8.45||Billingham Town Football Club|
|ages 8 plus and adults||£1||www.aroha2aloha.co.uk|
|Linda Harper 07793029597 |
|The group rehearse and learn songs and dances accompanied by ukuleles. We have, baritone, tenor & soprano players and would like a bass player and any of the afore mentioned ukuleles.|
If enough interest is shown a seperate ukulele club can be ran once or twice a month after the aroha2aloha rehearsals finish. Please get in touch if this is something you might prefer.
|17-Oct-2011||Carlisle||Carlisle Ukulele Club||Every other Sunday (next meeting October 23rd 2011 then every two weeks after that).|
12:00 - 2:00 pm (could stay longer if required)
|Club 35, 35 Lowther Street Carlisle, CA3 8EJ||Any (All adults at the moment.) We meet in a pub so any under 18's would need to be accompanied by a parent / guardian.||Free||http://www.carlisleukeclub.webs.com/||Dave Stubbs firstname.lastname@example.org||New email address added 5th Dec 2011||Dave Stubbs|
|11-Dec-2011||Cockermouth||Cockermouth Ukulele Players (CUP or Cock Up!)||Every Monday 7.30pm 9.30pm||The Bush Pub |
|18 and over at present thanks.||no cost, just for fun complete beginners to experts all welcome. We do play gigs if people want to join in then that's fine.||http://j.mp/CUPfbook Facebook page Cockermouth Ukulele Players or CUP will get us.||BBQ Bob - email@example.com ||BBQ Bob|
|6-Oct-2011||Darlington||Stockton to Darlington Ukulele Express||Second and Last Thursday of Every Month||Foresters Arms |
|All Ages||Free||http://ukuleleexpress.blogspot.com/||Simon Brown firstname.lastname@example.org||The Stockton to Darlington Ukulele Express is a Ukulele club in the North East of England for Ukulele players of all abilities.|
The venue is the Foresters Arms, Darlington. Situated just off of the A1, follow the A167 toward Darlington, Link to Google Map Here. Post code for Sat Navs is DL1 3LU.
The meetings are currently held the second Thursday and the Last Thursday of every month. Check our Google group for the date of the next meeting:
Contact Simon Brown for further details.
|14-Oct-2011||Durham City||Durham City Uke Group||Tuesdays 7.30 - 9pm|
Thursday sessions starting January - check the facebook page for details...
|Antioch House, 66 Crossgate, Durham City, DH1 4PR||18 and over||£48 for 10 week blocks of tuition covering all aspects of the wonderful ukulele! Runs (roughly)in line with the academic year.||http://www.facebook/durhamcityukegroup||Ian McKone|
Feel free to ring or write with any queries
|29-Mar-2013||Gateshead||Silver Beginner Ukulele|
Silver Improver Ukulele
Silver Ukuleles (Band)
|Beginner - Thursdays 1030-1130|
Improver - Thursdays 1230-1400
Band - Thursdays 1430-1600
|Beginner - Sage Gateshead|
Improver - Gateshead Old Town Hall
Band - Gateshead Old Town Hall
|Tends to be 60+||£4.00 per seesion||Sage Gateshead website||Silver Programme 0191 4435034|
|Great fun and a great atmosphere.|
Teachers (Joe and Eleanor) are brilliant.
A real mixture of song styles, traditional and modern.
|Mick Bell (Constant Improver!!) Tel: 01670 512901|
|6-Oct-2011||Gateshead||Uke club||Thursdays 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm||Wardley Legion,|
|No||Marcus Whittle 0191 4699331|
E mail doddswhitt@ aol.com
|23-Jan-2013||Hartlepool||Hartlepool Ukulele Group||Thursdays, 6:30 to 9:00||Athenaeum Club, Church Street, Hartlepool TS24 7DH||over 16 (may be revised)||£2 (no tea and biccies now but there is a bar and rumours of a great pint!)||not yet||Geoff Lilley, 01429 291542, hartlepoolukulelegroup@yahoo,co.uk||New members always welcome||Geoff Lilley email@example.com|
|21-Oct-2011||Hexham||Core Music Ukulele Group||Thursdays - 7.00pm - 9.00pm||Core Music - 14 Gilesgate, Hexham, NE46 3NJ||Adults (18 and over - some exceptions by arrangement)||£2.00 per session||http://www.coremusic.co.uk/||Core Music|
01434 601 993
|The group do occasional gigs and new members are welcome any time.||Mike Coleman, Core Music|
|21-Oct-2011||Hexham||Core Music Ukulele Juniors Class: Beginners||Mondays - 4.45pm -5.15pm||Core Music - 14 Gilesgate, Hexham, NE46 3NJ||5-7 year olds|
|£3.50 per session||http://www.coremusic.co.uk/||Core Music|
01434 601 993
|Mike Coleman, Core Music|
|21-Oct-2011||Hexham||Core Music Ukulele Juniors Class: Intermediate||Fridays - 4.00pm - 4.45pm||Core Music - 14 Gilesgate, Hexham, NE46 3NJ||up to 14 years old||£4.00 per session but normally paid per term||http://www.coremusic.co.uk/||Core Music|
01434 601 993
|Mike Coleman, Core Music|
|29-Apr-2012||Mickley club||The Ukes of Northumberland||Wednesdays 7.30 9.30||Mickley & District Social Club|
|Over 18's||Free||www.theukesofnorthumberland.com||Ray Cowell tel 01661 836315 Mobile 07805493284|
|All welcome from beginners to top pickers |
Or just come along and listen
Very comfortable lounge and cheap drinks
|28-Apr-2012||Morpeth||Uke in Style at the Tap and Spile||Tuesdays 8.00 p.m. - 9.30 p.m.||The Tap and Spile, Manchester Street, MORPETH, Northumberland||18 and over.||Free Sessions||Not on the Web.||Dick Dodds|
Phone Number 01670516148
|Beginners welcome||Dick Dodds|
|6-Oct-2011||Newbiggin-by-the-Sea||Wild Ukes 'o Wanny aka The Old Ship Ukulele Night||Every other Wednesday starting between 7:30 and 8pm, lasting up till just after 9 or when people have had enough !!||Back room in the Old Ship pub on the main street in Newbiggin - entry at the front overlooking the prom. The Old Ship, 63 Front Street, Newbiggin by the Sea. Northumberland. NE64 6NJ||Adults - if not young then young at heart. We meet in a pub and younger teenagers should be accompanied by an adult.||Free||http://j.mp/OldShipUkes||Dennis on 01670 817231 or |
|Oct 2011: A growing group welcoming new members! |
Targetted at mainly local people (Newbiggin/Ashington/Bedlington/Morpeth) - usually has between 3 and 8 attending depending on other commitments - mainly beginners so far.
Songsheets via email to attending ukers.
The pub has access to 8 Mahalo ukes for complete beginners without an instrument to use on the night.
|6-Oct-2011||Newcastle upon Tyne||Biscuit Factory Ukes||Sundays 2:00 - 4:00|
Usually has a "summer break" with no meetings in July and August.
|The Biscuit Factory Art Gallery, 16 Stoddart Street|
Shieldfield, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear NE2 1AN
(Somewhere upstairs - follow the music!)
|All ages. Mainly adults.||Free||via Ukes4Fun - see listing.||Dot Kirton 07986 526 527||Oct 2011: Currently at capacity for regular attenders. |
The group meets in the gallery, surrounded by very expensive works of art - please take care!!!
You might need to get a chair from storage at the top of the back stairs.
Please help to return chairs and tables to storage after the session.
|10-Apr-2013||Newcastle upon Tyne||Left Hand Stair Ukes||Tuesdays 6pm - 8pm||Bar Loco|
22 Leazes Park Rd,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
Newcastle Upon Tyne
|All ages||Small donation to cover room cost (usually 50p)||Facebook |
|6-Oct-2011||Newcastle upon Tyne||Ukes4Fun||Thursdays 6:00 - 8:00||The Cumberland Arms, |
James Place Street (off Byker Bank),
Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 1LD
|All ages. Mainly adults. We meet in a pub and children should be accompanied by an adult.||Free||Website and blog: www.ukes4fun.org.uk|
|Oct 2011: Currently at capacity for regular attenders though attendance fluctuates and we normally lose and gain members around the start and end of the academic year.|
New faces are always welcome but please be aware that on some nights you might not be able to get into the room or you might have to stand.
We have a bass player and "core group" of regulars who lead the songs in our songbooks. We are very grateful to members who often give up their seats in order to accommodate these members as well as members with disabilities.
There are usually two or three "spare ukes" around - don't be shy about asking.
Songbooks on the website for downloading
|10-Apr-2013||Skelton||The Cukes (Cleveland Ukuleles)||Tuesdays 7.30-10pm||The Royal George Hotel|
|To be confirmed with our new venue. |
Please assume 18 and over in the meantime. No upper age limit!
07770 880 232
|This updates a previous submission on the Cukes from Linda. Things move fast in the ukulele world!||Debbie Stogden|
|11-Apr-2012||South Shields||North East Branch of the George Formby Society||2nd Tuesday of the Month 7.30pm - 10.00pm||Royal British Legion Club, Queens Street, South Shields||All Ages||£1 to help towards buffet||http://www.facebook.com/pages/North-East-George-Formby-Society/233835399966377||Colin Bourdiec, 07990825867, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.ukeplayer.co.uk||Colin Bourdiec|
|1-Nov-2011||The Sage Gateshead||Adult Programme Ukulele||Wednesdays during term time:|
Beginners: 6.30pm - 7.30pm and 7.30pm - 8.30pm
Intermediate: 6.30pm - 7.30pm
Uke Troupe (advanced): 7.30pm - 9pm
New term beginning on: Monday 9th January (Spring Term 2012).
|The Sage Gateshead,|
St Mary's Square,
|18 and over||See "Other Info" for Fees and Concessions||http://www.thesagegateshead.org/content/documentLibrary/1174b7f4-cf76-bb15-5df6-119fd2866bfc.pdf|
|Enrol by phone on 0191 443 4661||Nov 2011: Concessions are available for people over 60, members of the Silver Programme, students and people in receipt of benefits. |
For participants who would like to take the opportunity to commit to a full year’s activities and are able to pay for the year in one payment, we are able to offer a discount on the enrolment fee.
For participants who would like to guarantee their place for the full year, but who would prefer to pay in three installments, we are also able to offer a discount.
Full Price per term £66 concession £38.50
Annual per year £177 (£59 per term) concession £96 (£32 per term)
Installment per year £186 (£62 per term) concession £102 (£34 per term)
|22-Oct-2011||Whickham||Tune Army Ukulele Club||First Monday of the month at 7.30||Ye Olde Lang Jacks Pub|
Whickham Front Street
|All ages welcome||Free club||http://tunearmy.blogspot.com||Jeff Parkin|
|Players of any ability welcome.||Jeff Parkin|
|5-Jan-2013||Whitley Bay|| Ukulele classes run throughout the year at Hound Dog Music,|
Park View, Whitley Bay.
|2013 classes will start on Saturday Jan 12th 10:00 to 11:00. for 10 weeks.||Hound Dog Music, 147 Park View, Whitley Bay. NE26 3RF.||16 and over.||10 weeks x 1hour classes = £55.||www.hounddogmusic.co.uk|| Tony Bowler at Hound Dog Music.|
|Small groups~maximum of 8 per group.|
Ukulele classes are hosted by Jim Newman, a well known local tutor/musician, who also teaches guitar, banjo and mandolin.
|22-Jan-2014||Wooler||Angel Delights||Wednesdays 6.45pm to 8pm or longer.||Angel Inn, 4 High St, Wooler NE71 6BY||Any age welcome||£3 per session||no||Malcolm or Lynne Pringle, 01668 283488 email@example.com||Meeting held in the conservatory at the back of the pub||Malcolm or Lynne Pringle, 01668 283488 firstname.lastname@example.org|