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Walton Ukulele Players

About Us        

We meet at Walton Community Library 

All levels every Tuesday  from 18:30 to 20:45

Beginners from 18:00. Intermediates from 18:30

Ukulele Group Leader is John Dore. He can be contacted at jonathan.dore@gmail.com

John is an accomplished musician who uses a variety of instruments to play along at the sessions including violin, mandolin, bass uke, harmonica, tin whistle, bodhran, cajon and accordian, adding to the ambiance.

Guest Musicians and singer song writers always welcome.

Give us a try. Spare ukulele's available to play at each session.

Plans for 2018 include a local pub tour usually held on Tuesday evenings of local pubs - host venues interested please email John at jonathan.dore@gmail.com

Songs We Play Resource

Upcoming Gigs

Dec 18th 19:00 2017     Open Night & Fuddle Walton Library

Dec 19th 19:00 2017     Walton Choir Concert. Walton Community & Sports Club.

Upcoming Events in the Ukulele World

Gigs History

July 2016  Walton Choir Summer Concert St Paul's Church

Oct 2016  Girl Guide Leaders Association at Sandal Methodists

Nov 2016 Ukelele Express. On a steam train Pickering to Whitby

Xmas 2016 Rene and Mike played at a Private party

Feb 2017 Geof, Roy and Richard played at a 90th Birthday party

March 2017   Workshop International Ladies Day Fest at National Mining Museum. Women Only.

March 2017  St Patrick's Night Social Walton Library

April 2017     Open Night & Fuddle Walton Library

May 2017      Visited Grand Northern Uke Fest Huddersfield -

June 2017    Walton Library 'Third Thursday' Event

July 2017      Walton Choir Summer Concert St Paul's Church

July 2017      Thornes Park Rose Garden Nursery Opening

Aug 2017      New Inn Walton

Sep 2017      Anglers Retreat Wintersett (Air Ambulance)

Sep 2017       Library 5th Birthday Celebration

Oct 2017       Walton Manor Care Home

Oct 2017        Ukelele Express. On a steam train Minehead

Dec 2017     Streethouse Cricket Club (for Air Ambulance)

 

 Summer Pub Tour. New Inn Walton August 2017

 

 

Our very first public performance was at St Paul's Church Walton on 2nd October 2016 in Walton Choir's Wakefield Lit Fest Concert