Longbarn Ukulele Club to play Irish Festival

  • By Ron W
  • February 8, 2019
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Longbarn’s very own Ukulele Club, the D’Ukes of Longbarn, have been invited to play at Warrington’s first St Patrick’s Irish Festival on Saturday 16 March 2019.  It should be a … Continue Reading →


Longbarn ROCKS for St ROCCO’s

  • By Ron W
  • October 6, 2018
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Six months ago a kind benefactor, Jamie Stemp, issued, a “money for charity” challenge to his friend and D’Uke, Lee Karrelen.  (It has been whispered that a little drink may … Continue Reading →


D’Ukes of Longbarn at Woolston Show

  • By Ron W
  • September 3, 2018
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On Sunday 9 September 2018 the D’Ukes of Longbarn, over 20 players and singers from Longbarn’s own ukulele club, entertained the crowd at Woolston Show.  This is the second year … Continue Reading →


D’Ukes of Longbarn “On the road again”

  • By Ron W
  • July 29, 2018
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The D’Ukes of Longbarn were “on the road again” to play their latest “community” gig on Saturday 28 July 2018. It wasn’t a long “road” admittedly, as the gig was … Continue Reading →


The D’Ukes of Longbarn – World War One Gig – Another success

  • By Ron W
  • July 10, 2018
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  Saturday 7th July 2018 was indeed a day for celebrations. England won – keep it up – AND The D’Ukes of Longbarn scored a winner at the gig for … Continue Reading →


D’Ukes of Longbarn latest & future GIGS

  • By Ron W
  • May 14, 2018
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  The D’Ukes of Longbarn, LRA’s very own Ukulele Club, played another extremely successful GIG on Saturday 12 May 2018.  This time it was at the Grappenhall Beer Festival.  A … Continue Reading →


8 April ’18 Another D’Ukes of Longbarn Gig

  • By Paul Adams
  • April 9, 2018
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  On Sunday afternoon twenty members of the D’Ukes of Longbarn took their ukuleles over to the other side of town to play another gig.  This time it was for … Continue Reading →


A £100 Charity Challenge for the D’Ukes of Longbarn

  • By Paul Adams
  • February 20, 2018
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  A very special and unusual challenge has been issued to the D’Ukes of Longbarn, our very own ukulele club. Lee Karellen, a D’Uke himself, brought the challenge to the … Continue Reading →


Longbarn’s Ukuleles go to Yorkshire!

  • By Paul Adams
  • February 14, 2018
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Their fame spreads, as does their “Service to the Community”. On Sunday 11th February, 14 members of the D’Ukes of Longbarn ventured across the border into Yorkshire, to play their … Continue Reading →


Latest Ukulele Gigs @ Local Care Homes

  • By Paul Adams
  • October 23, 2017
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  LRA’s Ukulele Club, aka “The D’Ukes of Longbarn”, played two more gigs recently.  The group who play/sing is made up of whoever is available on the day and feels … Continue Reading →