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Special dinner guest for Longridge

There was a surprise guest for Longridge Band at a recent band job.

Longridge

 

There was a surprise in store for members of the Longridge Band recently, as they took the opportunity to serenade diners at a local restaurant with Christmas carols.

Popular

As the band played their selection of popular items, they were surprised to find that one diner was enjoying it more than most — none other than Dr Roy Newsome.

It was not reported if the hotel management allowed Roy to have a 10% rebate on his meal for entertaining their guests!4BR

Pressure

The pressure was on for the band, but they were delighted that Roy took time out with his wife Muriel to accept the invitation to conduct a couple of items — all without a score too.

It was not reported if the hotel management allowed Roy to have a 10% rebate on his meal for entertaining their guests!



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Conductor, Band Trainer, Adjudicator