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Cropredy Charities!
Added 2011-08-15 16:57:22

News in from Katharine House Hospice

All prizes have been claimed except for the Jar of Quality Street chocolates if that person can ring our fundraising department on 01295 812161 to claim - Chocolates Allan Green 401 AQ67VO4K
Lesley from Swindon was delighted with Chris Leslie's mandolin as was Eithina Houldsworth from Falmouth who won the signed guitar.

Thank you everyone for your support we made £4462 from the raffle and £1747 making a total of £6209 for the Hospice. Look forward to seeing you again next year

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Jonah's Oak
Added 2014-08-12 12:07:25

Jonah and company welcomed a new plaque to The Oak yesterday evening.

Nigel Fox (Foxy), one of our most loved comrades, passed away in November 2012 but yesterday his family and the Cropredy crew gathered in celebration to give him pride of place between Rob Braviner and Jonah himself.

That pair alway did need keeping apart - and Foxy's just the chap for the job!!

Fairport at Cropredy 2013 on WBBC!!
Added 2014-02-20 12:38:09

Fairport Convention playing The Widow of Westmorland's Daughter at last year's Cropredy Festivalis the latest clip on the WBBC website.

This clip joins those of Romeo's Daughter, Tom Robinson, Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman, Lúnasa, Levellers, Brooks Williams, Moulettes, Martin Barre's New Day, Peatbog Faeries, Nik Kershaw, Mediaeval Baebes and The Dunwells on the WBBC (Whispering Bob Broadcast Company) website .

Each Wednesday afternoon, one live performance from each band who performed at last year's Cropredy festival will be put on line. Simply subscribe to the WBBC YouTube channel, to see them all! You can do that here. More...

Kathrine House Hospice Raffle Winner!
Added 2014-08-11 15:46:18

Margaret Maggs from Malvern was the lucky winner of the signed guitar (supplied by One Man Band in Banbury) in the KHH festival raffle.

The Kathrine House Hospice stall raised a grand total of £6496.40 (£3666 of that was from raffle tickets) so well done Fairporters - another great result from a fabulous weekend!

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