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CLARE TEAL TOPS THE VOCALS CATEGORY AT BRITISH JAZZ AWARDS 2017

The winners of the British Jazz Awards 2017 were announced late on Wed 8th November.  Featuring a broad array of jazz talent and now in their 31st year they are the only poll that gives jazz lovers up and down the country the chance to vote on who their favourite musicians, bands and albums have been […]

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Clare's Blog

15
Nov
Food for thought – gifts that help other people

I’m determined not to leave my Christmas shopping to the last minute this year no more flapping about in a blind panic. I’ll aim to be like Muddy, calm, organised and on the sauce by the 24th. The world and its inhabitants have gone through a lot this year with both natural and political disasters […]

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02
Nov
Halloween madness?

I just read a cheery article in Business Matters magazine suggesting that we as a nation spent in the region of £277 million on Halloween treats!?   That’s just the trick or treat sweets – last year across all Halloween activities, parties, films and attractions etc, the UK coughed up £30.8 billion and generated 18,000 tonnes […]

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18
Oct
Well fed = better results

Over the years Muddy and I have learned that musicians generally play better if they are fed and watered on a regular basis, and so have been applying this rule to the builders, working on the extension. The kettle first goes on at 8am, 3 coffees milk no sugar.  Nick the brick was until recently […]

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