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Thursday 21 November 2013

 

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*LANKYKATS* THURS 21 NOVEMBER

Live Bands and Muso's - Having fun by raising funds for charities and worthy causes..

 

 

LANKYKATS

'STONES' BASH..

 

THE ROLLING STONES

 

Lankykats celebrate 50 years on from the 'Stones' Wigan Emp' appearance on..

Lancashire Day 27 November 1963..

 

THE BOOTLES

 

STILL STANDING

 

 

AND..

 

A special guest appearance by The Wigan Emp' Showband leader and compere Bill Blackledge plus..

specially-reformed-band-for-the-night...

 

THE CHEETAHS

 

 

Admission: Only 2 otd for ALL

 

*8:00pm till late*

Fans.. families.. friends.. singles.. everyone welcome..

A bottle of something raffle - Lanky Shop - Fab Surprises..

 

LANCASHIRES No 1 HOTSPOT

The Standish Unity Club

Cross Street

Standish

WN6 0HQ

M6 Junction 27

5 Mins M6 Junction 27

15 Mins M62 Junction 6

 

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!Don't forget!

Thursday 5 December

Just Vintage - Searchin' - Vince Reno & The Sabres

 

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Bill Hart's 1967 Ludwig Super Classic Kit. Identical to the Charlie Watts 1960's kit.

 

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Bill Hart, Gerry Sandon and Doug Larbey get The 'Stones' Celebrations off to a truly lacklustre start...

 

Special Guest Wigan Emp' compere Bill Blackledge on that famous night on 27 November 1963 at The Wigan Emp'. 

Bill tells the tale of his one-off experience with The Rolling Stones.

 

Bill is wearing the very same Showband jacket and bow tie from the night he introduced The Rolling Stones to an estimated 2000 Wigan fans. 

 

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The Cheetahs

That special night they auditioned at The Wigan Emp' and became a support band to The Rolling Stones along with The Beat Boys..

 

       

                                                                     Ray Jones                                          Dave Preece                                     John Turner

 

 

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Now with guest bass player Gerry Sandon..

 

 

Special guest Amy and friends from the Cri Du Chat Charity - One of Lankykats sponsored charities in 2014.

 

 

 

The Topspots

 

 

 

 

  

 

    

 

Still Standing with guest drummer Charlie...

 

 

 

  

                            Tony Bird gets the  Antipodean touch to Lankykats with Bob Gallagher of Oz.        Bob with Alan Law who also lives in Oz and is the son of

                                                                                                                                                                          Frank who ran a well known Agency in Lancashire.

 

 

 

        

                       George Eccles                 Bernard Southern                                                 Alan Menzies                                                          Brent Pickthall

 

 

 

 

 

The P.A.C.T. made many appearances at The Wigan Emp'..

Peter Gaskell - (An)Tony Bird - Cyril Anderton - Tom Ormesher

 

 

Two top bass-men: Bob Taylor of The Long & The Short with double-bass player and compere Bill Blackledge of The Empress Showband.

Bill shows off his 1960's Musicians Union Card which he unexpectedly found in a pocket of the Jacket he wore on the night he compered the 'Stones' Show.

On opening it up he found it to contained a 'Final Notice of Arrears' for 4 -2 -0 (4.10).

 

 

 

     

 

Bill Blackledge's famous compere's jacket and bow tie is donated to Bill Hart as the very

first item of memorabilia for display in the newly proposed Lanky Beat Museum.

Lankykats MC Doug Larby

 

John Turner, Dave Preece and Ray Jones celebrated The Cheetahs induction to the Lankykats Wall of Fame...

 

..so did Alan Menzies and ........... of  The Bootles

 

400 raised on the night and donated to The Philippines Appeal Fund.

 

 

 

*Pics by David Preece

 

...with special thanks to Dan Mercer and Malcolm Downer for their fab pics too.

 

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