As of today (15th April) in the initial allocation of tickets for the two concerts at Threlkeld Village Hall on 27th and 28th September, there are just three tickets remaining for the Saturday concert and nine remaining for the Friday ceilidh.
If you don’t have tickets yet then the ticket links are:
Friday ceilidh: www.wegottickets.com/event/465506
Saturday concert: www.wegottickets.com/event/465509
Nearer the time of the shows, the venue will be making additional tickets available.
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The March/April issue of the magazine RnR contains an article about the ten years of walking tours including an interview with John and his walking buddy Colin. It also has reminiscences from fellow musicians and reluctant ramblers Ray Cooper, Tim Cotterell, Dil Davies and Boff Walley.
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Tickets are now available for the two shows in the north Lake District on Friday 27th & Saturday 28th September 2019. Both shows are in the Threlkeld Village Hall as part of three days of walking and music. Details of the walks and the Thursday evening will be announced later. See www.jj-rr.org/walks-in-2019/
Friday 27th — 8pm start — a standing show with one hour of great songs from John and the band followed by a ceilidh in the village hall. Bring your dancing shoes. There will be a bar. Click here to buy tickets .
Saturday 28th — 8pm start — a seated show, again in the village hall. A full concert with two sets from JJ and The Reluctant Ramblers plus guests. Click here to buy tickets.
“You don’t have to have walked to enjoy the music. Meet you there .” JJ
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1. Thursday August 1st at Wickham Festival: John and the Ramblers band will lead a walk on the beautiful South Downs to arrive at the opening of the festival and then play a set that evening before The Proclaimers .
2.September 26/27/28 Return to the North Lakes. Three days walking the rugged landscape of the North Lakes. A half day walk on the Thursday with a session in the evening. Then two great days of walking and evenings of music with JJ and RR in Threlkeld Village Hall. Further details to follow including when tickets will be available.
“This is the only Ramblers’ Tour I have been unable to walk and being in my native Yorkshire and in such beautiful landscape you will understand it hurt. My special thanks have to go to Colin, Tom and Fran and their many helpers for keeping the show on the road and keeping me going as well. The RR truly never stop moving. JJ ”
The outline of the walks (click here) are now updated to reflect what actually happened with photographs (from Colin & Tom) of the groups walking on each day.
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Reflections from the tour manager:
Navigating six musicians around six venues over six days with bags and instruments was always going to be quite a challenge – and then John joined the backup crew …..