Welcome to the website for Great Central Strummers; Loughborough's Ukulele Group. We meet every Tuesday at The Swan in The Rushes public house from 7pm - 10pm. All players of all abilities are most welcome. The club is free to attend and does not charge subs. We welcome guitarleles, banjoleles, basses and cajons too!
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On Tuesday (13th September), we performed at Derby Heights Care Home. They took a lovely photo of us!
We are two!
On Sunday 13th November (12pm - 11pm), we will be hosting our 2nd Birthday Party at The Swan In The Rushes, Loughborough.
Confirmed acts include:
Sign of a Teaspoon
The Hedge Inspectors
and back by popular demand:
Ric McCormick (ricmacfeegle)
Also featuring our very own version of UNPLUGTHEWOOD hosted by Mike and Caroline!
The event will be similar to last year, with cake, food offers, open mic, mass strums and a raffle with all profits going to Loros, Home-Start and Rainbows.
Invites to clubs will be sent out soon, so please put the date in your diary!
We usually play songs from the songbooks. Please download the songbooks if you are able. A few copies are usually available regardless. To access the songbooks, please click the buttons. They are all available as .pdf files:
Thank you to everybody who has put up posters, shared them on social media or handed out fliers:
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