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Oddfellows Reunion, Leicester, Sun 28 May 2017 - Leicester

  

  89 Humberstone Gate    Leicester   LE1 1WB   GB

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Leicester Oddfellows All Nighter Reunion, Sunday 28 May 2017, 4pm - 2am, Nottingham Oddfellows Club, Humberstone Gate, Leicester, LE1 1WB. Original DJ's, Brian Rae,(health permitting)  Dave Evison, Adam, Ally Mayer, Kev Draper,Chris King, Carl Fortnum, Rob Smith plus guest DJ's, Andy Newman, Simon Hunt, Daz Dakin, Mark Jones, Rob Gray, Jordan Wilson, Ethan Howarth, Pete French, Kev Kershaw, Mark Wilson, Gaz Keen. 2 Rooms plus record bar. Free Reunion patch & sticker, plus 12 stickers of popular Oddfellows records and a commemorative CD featuring some of the classic records of the era to the first 500 people in. All profits will be donated to Prostate Cancer UK and Breast Cancer UK. Admission £12 advance tickets, £15 OTD if not sold out. The 2016 event was the best one yet and I am sure this event will be just as popular. Buy tickets online from; 

www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/316732

details; Ally Mayer 07971 596679; oddfellows@pyrint.com


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89 Humberstone Gate, Leicester, England, LE1 1WB, United Kingdom

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becker154

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What another classic night main room was packed and rocking on arrival standing room only you could only find a space at the edge of the dance floor atmosphere was good like the old days - downstairs was busy dj's played a good mix of music and done the job required for another memorable visit to this venue that still makes it happen I haven't danced so much and didn't want to let it finish roll on next year -

Well done Ally & the team for making it happen -

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ZoomSoulBlue

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Great night Mr Mayer - So glad I attended place was buzzing when I got there main floor was full and yes packed most of the night - really good to see Mr Rae back behind the decks, as well as Evison, Adam,Ally, Fortnum and Kingy - you nailed it - was only going to stay until about 12 ish but ended up watching Chris King's last spot till 2 ish.

The second room dance floor down stairs was busy most of the night, with Rob Smith wheeling and dealing records all night long.

Special highlight moment was the table - stepladder - guy with the pony tail balancing act on stage - yes you had to be there- all done without a hi viz in sight - looking forward to how you top that next year. 

plus - supporting two really worthwhile charity's - prostrate and breast cancers.

Same again next year Ally

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What colour was it Maxine? When we do the reunion we bring all of the old membership books and admission books from the old allnighters. It is like looking back in history seeing all of the people who attended and looking up their membership numbers. A lot of people gave false names because they were not 18 or used friends addresses because they didn't want their parents to know where they had been!

If you make the reunion in May make sure you have a look through the old books in the downstairs room.

 

Ally

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Five of the 12 free record label stickers that are in the goodie bag for this years Oddfellows reunion. There is also a free CD, Badge and Patch to the first 500 in (or ticketholders) Get your tickets online at; www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/316732 or from any of the following people: Daz Dakin; Steve Grubb; Mark Wilson, Tracey Blick, Tony Doyle; Mick Dabrowski; Helen Nisbet; Jane Osbourne; Bob Hubbard.

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Here is the full set of record label stickers for this years Reunion goodie bag. There will also be a patch, CD and badge - so worth the admission costs on so many levels. This year the profits will split between Prostate and Breast cancer charities. See you on Sunday 28th May for your annual return to Leicester!

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 Anbody arriving in Leicester earlier than 4pm can go to the Exchange Bar in Rutland Street (just round the corner from the Oddfellows). opposite the Curve Theatre. We are all meeting in there from 12 Noon and they will be playing northern all day free admission. If you use the NCP car Park on Rutland Street then get your ticket stamped at the Exchange Bar for a reduced rate (it was £5 all day last year) Ally

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DJ Times For Oddfellows Reunion

Upstairs Main Hall - Oddfellows classics all day.

4 – 4.45pm – Mark Jones
4.45 -5.30pm – Rob Smith
5.30 – 6.15pm –Kev Draper
6.15 – 7pm – Daz Dakin
7 –7.40pm – Andy Newman
7.40 – 8.20pm –Simon Hunt
8.20– 9.00pm Dave Evison
9- 10pm –Brian Rae
10 – 11pm – Adam
11- 12Midnight – Ally Mayer
12 – 1.00am –Carl Fortnum
1am – 2.00am –Chris King

2.00am Finish 

 

Downstairs Room anything goes current sounds, modern, R&B, rarities etc  5.00pm start – 1.00am close

5. – 6 pm –Gaz Keen
6 – 7.00pm –Ethan Howarth
7 – 8.00pm  - Adam –(current modern soul)
8.00 – 9.00pm –Jordan Wilson
9.00pm – 9.45pm –Simon Hunt
9..45–10.15pm – Andy Newman
10.15 -11pm – Daz Dakin
11 –12Midnight – Pete French
12 – 1.00am - Mark Wilson / Kev Kershaw (British only spot)
1.00 close downstairs room.

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Music from the past, but wristbands from the future :) 

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Absolutely brilliant  MY HOME CITY  this has been a great  reunion at the oddfellows all the tunes that where big back in that moment of the scenes history.  ADAM for is absolutely the dog dangleys on his home turf he was instrumental in  changing the scene with his style of what we then referred to as newies . Uncle  Dave Evison  magic  as ever .Daz Dakin played a great set  so did my mate from my teens  Andy Newman  .KEV DRAPER  (ADAM) film of him on my utube channel  SAINT  ACE Productions ..Also downstairs Pete French  Simon Hunt  fabulous sets ...The organisation by ALLYMAYER if is  faultless  everybody put that much  effort with his little goodies bags that are highly prized  by people new to the scene & everyone on the door to the bar staff  & all of Ally mayers  Ushers  .I had a great time  !   Next weeks all-nighter is Nuneaton  my home turf   .STACE

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