Dave Weatherall
Dave Weatherall

When I attended this show I expected a good night out but the number of artists that turned up (and paid their own admission!) was tremendous. The affection held for Dave was obvious as over 30 acts took the stage each performing one song from Dave's repertoire along with his favourites from their own.

The evening was presented in three parts and raised 1100 for Bury Hospice. Unfortunately as I was working on the Sunday morning I had to leave at the end of the second part at 12:45am and forgo the pleasure of seeing the third set (which included The Hometowners, Mike Canavan, John Howarth of the Oldham Tinkers and others) along with the Sunday morning breakfast (or was Tony Downes joking!)

Overall a wonderful evening in the company of friends, some of whom I hadn't seen for years, and great reminder of the quality and volume of Dave's material. Dave along with 'The Waggon Inn Folk Club' and Jolly Jack will be sadly missed but thanks to Jean, his family and friends and hopefully more evenings like this, won't be forgotten

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Des Friel
Martin Hall
Chris Holt
Andy Holt
Natalie Carey
Martin Hall
Poppy Weatherall
Tony  Downes
Ged (Staff Folk)
Dave (Staff Folk)
Alan Seymour
Des Friel
Pete Martin
Des Friel
Jack  Lee
Eddie McGurk
Dave  Howard
Helen Howard
Jack and Mavis Lee
Martin Lynott
Martin Dunne
Frank Park (Soyaband)
Mavis Lee
Pete and Joe Martin
Mavis Lee
Jack  Lee
Jean Weatherall
Stanley Accrington
Alec McClure
Andy Kenna
Poppy Weatherall
Redmayne
Staff Folk
Sue McClure
Tony and Ann Downes
Poppy Weatherall
Martin Hall
Alan Taylor
Pete Martin
Joe Martin
John Parsons
Ann Downes
Ed Whittaker
John Anderson
John Cartain
Bill Smethurst
Dave Pollard
Graham Walker
Steve Ingham (Soyaband)
Chris Nash (Soyaband)
Martin Hall
Arthur Wakefield
Dave and Helen Howard
Ian O'Brien
Ann Downes
Mike Canavan and Poppy Weatherall
Poppy weatherall
Mike Canavan

 

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