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Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?

Steve Parkes 24 May 04 - 04:41 AM
GUEST,red max 24 May 04 - 05:07 AM
GUEST,MC Fat 24 May 04 - 05:13 AM
Steve Parkes 24 May 04 - 05:19 AM
vectis 24 May 04 - 05:43 AM
Dave Bryant 24 May 04 - 05:53 AM
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Subject: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Steve Parkes
Date: 24 May 04 - 04:41 AM

Mrs P has uncharacteristically booked us a week's holiday in Whitby for the Festival. She'll probably look in once or twice (she's very partcular about who she goes to see), while I shall be there a bit more often. I don't think the programme comes out till July, so I shall have to wait and see what tickets to book.

Meanwhile, what friends-I-haven't-met-yet (& those I have) should I be keeping an eye out for up there? Anything tips? (We're not camping.)

Steve


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,red max
Date: 24 May 04 - 05:07 AM

I'm not really a regular on this site, but this year will be my first Whitby Festival. Realistically I'll only be able to make a couple of evenings, though


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,MC Fat
Date: 24 May 04 - 05:13 AM

Among the regulars are moi, R&W R , Lady Aelfleda, Ken J, the Ducks, Herga Kitty, Vectis (sometimes), Dave Bryant, Old Git. Best singaround is at Tap & Spile but it's very exclusive !!!!


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Steve Parkes
Date: 24 May 04 - 05:19 AM

Exclusive, eh, MC? I've been excluded from some very exclusive pubs indeed!


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: vectis
Date: 24 May 04 - 05:43 AM

It can't be that exclusive, they let me in!


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Dave Bryant
Date: 24 May 04 - 05:53 AM

Linda and I are planning to get up there again this summer. I was thinking about comming via the Hull Nautical Festival. Linda will have only got back from holiday and should be meeting me up there.

GOVERNMENT HEALTH WARNING - This Festival could seriously damage your vocal chords (esp. The Tap & Spile). You are advised to drink plenty of beer and perhaps even suck a "Fisherman's Friend" (if she'll let you) to compensate for this.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,MC Fat
Date: 24 May 04 - 06:04 AM

We occasionaly sup in the Chevaux Noire or Butler's Beer Emporium but it's mainly the Top and Spole


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Raggytash
Date: 24 May 04 - 06:36 AM

Best sing-a-rounds in the Tip and Spade ? ! ........... Spare your lungs for the Plough, if you can get in ....... bring your own stool to sit down ...............a tankard will help you get served


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,MC Fat
Date: 24 May 04 - 06:59 AM

You know where my alligiences lie Sir Ragtash. Problem with Plough to much Fields of Athery and the beer's shite.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Mrs.Duck
Date: 24 May 04 - 07:13 AM

Thats why you need a tankard so you ca bring some from another pub!


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Splott Man
Date: 24 May 04 - 07:39 AM

I'll be there with Pat Spoons (a catter once removed) for the week, working in the creche. We're taking the Mari Lwyd there on an out-of-season jaunt, she likes the seaside. Look out for her in the Friday afternoon parade.

Splott Man


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: treewind
Date: 24 May 04 - 07:40 AM

Me, me, me, we're going! (Mary and I)
But Steve P, you've probably heard enough of us by now...

Anahata


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Raggytash
Date: 24 May 04 - 07:45 AM

Beer in the Pluff shite ............ true ...... which is one of the reasons I drink Cider, however it is cheap shite, unlike the overpriced, badly kept shite you get in the Tup and Spade


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Raggytash
Date: 24 May 04 - 07:46 AM

I can honestly say I don't recall ever hearing F of A in the front room of the Pluff


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,MC Fat
Date: 24 May 04 - 08:26 AM

Pluff and Fields of Athenry are inter changable.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Steve Parkes
Date: 24 May 04 - 08:31 AM

I hope you're not fishing for compliments, Anahata! Well, you can have one anyway: you make a great team, and it will be a long time before I've heard enough.

Steve


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: treewind
Date: 24 May 04 - 09:12 AM

Fishing? Certainly not -
...but by the end of the festival, after we've worked our butts off for a week trying to keep it all fresh...

Anahata


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Mrs.Duck
Date: 24 May 04 - 10:27 AM

Good on yer Splott man so when do you want the twins?


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: muppett
Date: 24 May 04 - 10:31 AM

I'll be there tooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: el ted
Date: 24 May 04 - 10:34 AM

Me too. I met my current beloved at a singaround at "the moon and sixpence" in Glaisdale at last year's festival. Sadly that pub has since closed.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Willa
Date: 24 May 04 - 10:47 AM

I'll be there all week. No one's mentioned The Endevour yet, btw - some good singing there.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,MC Fat
Date: 24 May 04 - 10:55 AM

Have mentioned the Endeavour under it's nom de plume Butler's Beer Emporium


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Wombat at work
Date: 24 May 04 - 11:00 AM

The Moon and Sixpence may have closed El Ted, but the other pub in the village is open and that is where this years Glaisdale Sunday singaround will be held..(after much exploring of the area adjacent to the railway line by Raggy and moi....more details no doubt from Raggytash. One excellent thing about this years venue - it's not as far up the hill...........phew...........


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: el ted
Date: 24 May 04 - 11:06 AM

Good news indeed wombat,I know the pub you mean, it must only be 50yards from the railway station.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Splott Man
Date: 24 May 04 - 11:08 AM

You don't scare me Mrs Duck, I've dealt with Stanley Accrington's little polymaths!

Do they know more than one verse to Old MacDonald's Farm?


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: muppett
Date: 24 May 04 - 11:41 AM

The Black Horse is good venue for a 'non shurch' singer round sess


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: muppett
Date: 24 May 04 - 11:44 AM

OOPS Sory MC FAT, didn't see yer referance of chevaux noire


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: muppett
Date: 24 May 04 - 11:46 AM

Shouldn't it be the dark donkey


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,harlowpoet
Date: 24 May 04 - 11:59 AM

I'm planning on going this year, as there's a weeks gap this year between Whitby and Broadstairs, which I usually attend

While I'm on, is there anyone driving up to Whitby from London way Sat to Sat, who can give me a lift? I'll share the petrol money, of course.

Pm me or email

simon@walthamabbeyfolkclub.com

Cheers Simon


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: ossonflags
Date: 24 May 04 - 01:30 PM

What's wrong with the "Fields of Athenry"?


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: LesB
Date: 24 May 04 - 01:50 PM

I'll be there as usual, but I probably won't be seen in many of the aforementioned pubs. I'll be too busy getting my money's worth, going to workshops, concerts, ceilidhs etc. I not too keen on sitting in smokey crowded pubs all week listening to 'The Fields of Athenry'.
Mind you I will be in 'The Elsinor' on Wed lunchtime to see the 'Lunchtime Legends'.
Les


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Herga Kitty
Date: 24 May 04 - 02:44 PM

The 2 week gap means I'll have to go back to work between Sidmouth and Whitby this year, but I'm booked into my usual B&B from Friday to Friday (sorry harlowpoet! - although the parking's getting so difficult I might go up on the train again, anyway). I hope to see all you lot who've posted, in the Endeavour, Plough, T&S...

Kitty


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Mrs.Duck
Date: 24 May 04 - 03:28 PM

Even the one about Old MacDonald had a llama Splott!!!!!! Be afraid, be very afraid :0)
Funnily enough we went round the Deep with Stanley and his brood.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Les from Hull
Date: 24 May 04 - 03:40 PM

We'll be there from the Monday, following Hull Shanty Festival Weekend. We'll be in the usual spots (mentioned above) and also with Whitby Scratch Morris. I'll try to have Whitby Scratch Mummers organised by then too.

Les and Maggie


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: gnomad
Date: 24 May 04 - 06:18 PM

I'll be there, Butlers is my main hang out. Programes available mid July from:

Whitby FF Site

And lots of other details there too to help the non-regular and regular alike.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: mandomad
Date: 24 May 04 - 06:21 PM

It goes without saying that The Good Lady Jingle & meself will be int'owd spot all of the best ten day party in the WORLD.!!! Now, we are normally esconced(is that a word?) in the Middle Earth most nights, but Les and Sandra(the licencees) are no longer involved in the running of the pub. A new tenant has just taken over. I shall call in this weekend to enquire about Folk Week's arrangements with the new people(who I believe I know anyway).
    Now, the Middle Earth has always been a bit "alternative" since me mates Jim, Andy & I started the stuff in the seventies, so I'm afraid you will hear Fields of Athenry every night, maybe twice! Plus every other cliched song, but also skiffle, rock & roll, trad folk and jazz.
Plus it is one of only two pubs in Whitby where you can perform outside(weather permitting). I shall also enquire wether the Late (I mean LATE) hours will still apply!!!
    If you are looking for a quietish session, The Middle Earth ain't for you, especially as some of us accompany everybody!!
    We have just recently bought a tiny pad in Whitby so that's gonna save uis at least £50 in taxi fares this Folk week!




             mandomad


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: mouldy
Date: 25 May 04 - 02:15 AM

I'll be there, plus guests and minus Ruth (Leeds Rock Festival is beckoning), but Ian will be winding up his work in Bosnia. That's two on the trot he's missed!

Andrea


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: ossonflags
Date: 25 May 04 - 03:30 AM

Raggy, when is the expidition to Glaisdale.The first sunday or the second?


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Partridge
Date: 25 May 04 - 03:42 AM

I'll be there as well, staying with Ali and Geoff and Firm friends. Looking forward to seeing everyone again.

Pat x


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Raggytash
Date: 25 May 04 - 04:02 AM

Ossen et al, the Glaisdale run is, as has become "tradition", on the first Sunday of Folk Week. As the Moon and Sixpence has closed the fair Lady Wombat and I spent a couple of Saturday lunchtimes driving out along the railway line to try a find another suitabel venue only to find ourself back in Glaisdale talking to the Lanlord of the Arncliffe Arms who is to open his lower bar which we can have sole use of, he is going to put staff on and I will ask that he has the facilities to make sandwiches etc. The new train timetable should be avaialble this weekend so I will pick up a copy and let people know the times of trains. Approx 12.30 out and 4.00 back, I din't know that the Glaisdale Sunday had set itself up to rival Lisdoonvarna in the matchmaking stakes, normally the matchmaker get a fee ........... El Ted are you listening!!


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: ossonflags
Date: 25 May 04 - 04:06 AM

Thanks raggy. I am afraid there is a possibillity i will not be there for that.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: ossonflags
Date: 25 May 04 - 04:13 AM

But there again...........................


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,MC Fat
Date: 25 May 04 - 04:36 AM

is there anywhere selling Glaisdale Pork Pies


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: el ted
Date: 25 May 04 - 05:49 AM

I am all ears raggy carpet face. I will cross your palm with a small sherry.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Dave Bryant
Date: 25 May 04 - 06:08 AM

Try crossing it with a small lorry, instead.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,raggytash
Date: 25 May 04 - 07:20 AM

Bitch


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: alanww
Date: 25 May 04 - 07:53 AM

Sandy & I will be there as usual, in all the pubs mentioned and playing & possibly dancing for the Scratch Morris.
Let's not get too carried away just yet though, as there are many other festivals to enjoy before then ... Chippenham, Bishop's Castle, Alcester, Chorley, Abbots Bromley, Luts'k (Ukraine) & Sidmouth to mention just a few!
The Glaisdale trip sounds worth a visit - not been on that before. Meet at the railway Station for the 12.30 ish train, with music/singing on the train and then at the pub, Raggy?
What's this about Scratch Mummers, Les? Sounds interesting! When and where? What play? What kit needed? Do you need any help in sorting it?
"We're one, two, three jolly lads ...!"
Alan
Captain of Shakespeare Mummers (for 18 years so far!)


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Raggytash
Date: 25 May 04 - 08:20 AM

Alan

The train out and back is wonderful, the conductor normally has to collect tickets from two old men, one of their wife's and a dog. But once a year he gets us lot, singing our heads off on the way out, every train song we can think of, however tenuous, and then on the way back with eleventeen pints inside us, big happy smiling faces giving it big licks with harmonies etc, last year we even had a Irish step dancer doing his best to the rocking rythym of the train....... absolutely brilliant


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Whitby & Glaisdale PEL Licence Enforcement T
Date: 25 May 04 - 08:24 AM

I have to inform you that if any of you are caught entertaining people on the train you will be prosecuted. My colleagues in Sheffield have managed to shut Jim McDonald up so you lot should br a piece of piss.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Sheffield PEL Enforcement Team
Date: 25 May 04 - 09:00 AM

Hey boys go get them pesky folkies especially if they have banjos or bodhrans


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Raggytash
Date: 25 May 04 - 09:02 AM

Who said we entertain people .............


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Hand-Pulled Boy
Date: 25 May 04 - 09:22 AM

harriWatts international acoustic showband (duo) will be dusting off their passports for the first weekend up in north yorkshire.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: el ted
Date: 25 May 04 - 09:36 AM

good man dereck!! we can take afternoon tea together in Penelope's front lawn.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Whitby Afternoon Tea Police
Date: 25 May 04 - 10:03 AM

I have to tell you that the taking of afternoon tea is now prohibited in Whitby, Glaisdale and Robin Hoods Bay. Sleights and Staithes applied and were granted exemtions provided the tea was not Earl Grey and the scones contained local preserves and were baked in AGA ranges.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Noreen
Date: 25 May 04 - 10:12 AM

What about whelks?


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Whitby Afternoon Tea Police
Date: 25 May 04 - 10:22 AM

Whelks, Cockles, Mussels and Shrimps may come under the Seafood Miscellaneous Items Order and as such the licencing scheme does not come into effect until October 2007 when obiously being in possession of a clas A prawn becomes a offence which carries a custodial sentence but my colleagues in the Whitby Seafood (no Vinegar please) Police may advise more.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Raggytash
Date: 25 May 04 - 10:42 AM

Offences relating to consumer information
    3. - (1) Any person who, in contravention of Article 4.1 of Regulation 104/2000 (consumer information) as read with Regulation 2065/2001, offers for retail sale to the final consumer any of the products to which that Article applies shall be guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 5 on the standard scale.

    (2) Any person who fails to comply with Article 8 of Regulation 2065/2001 (traceability and control) shall be guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 3 on the standard scale

The regulation came into force in 2000, it demonstrates how much the Whitby Seafood police are behind with their interpretaion of the current legislation







Sad isn't it


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Whitby Seafood Police Recruits & Training
Date: 25 May 04 - 10:47 AM

What the f*ck are you going on about pal. I train my boys in the Maryhill Road method a quick Glasgow kiss with the phrase 'stich that pal !!' followed by confiscation of their seafood and porno mags.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: muppett
Date: 25 May 04 - 11:06 AM

Any one want to form a scratch fields of Athenry and wild rover group, you have to wear shorts and sandals and sing the songs as loud as you can whilst performing a daft dance routine, prefably ragga style.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Splott Man
Date: 25 May 04 - 11:12 AM

Does that include thel variation with "Hey Baby, let the free birds fly!" interjected by the onlookers (that's one grade below audience) in the appropriate place?

Splott Man


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Whitby Fields of Athenry Police
Date: 25 May 04 - 11:18 AM

Under regulations just enforced by Scarborough and Whitby Councils. It will become an offence for someone to knowingly (or more pertanitly unknowingly) sing or perform in any shape size manner or hot pants the song which is entitled 'The Fields of Athenry' or any constituent phrase line verse wherin. Fines will be levied, tongues will be cut out, spleens will be vented and if the said singist has a mangy dog on a piece of string the dog will be taken away and barbecued.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Sttaw Legend
Date: 25 May 04 - 11:21 AM

El Ted, such fond memories, did the Moon and Sixpence close because of something you did, how much are you spending on Penny for your first anniversary?


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: el ted
Date: 25 May 04 - 11:34 AM

she owes me!


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: John MacKenzie
Date: 25 May 04 - 11:56 AM

Raggy, if you want to know what's wrong with TFOA, try singing it in the wrong pub in Glasgow!
JGM


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Noreen
Date: 25 May 04 - 12:07 PM

...being in possession of a clas A prawn becomes a offence ...

Surely this applies only to possession in order to supply? I believe that action would not be taken over possession of small quantities (such as oakley's home-grown whelks).

Perhaps we should not be discussing this in a public forum?


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,EEC Guidsance Officer (Prawns & Whelks)
Date: 26 May 04 - 10:14 AM

Possession in order to supply a class A prawn would indeed be an offence however if the said prawn could prove it was an only child it would be let off with a caution


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Steve Parkes
Date: 26 May 04 - 10:52 AM

They always look so suspicious with their red faces.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: muppett
Date: 26 May 04 - 11:05 AM

Splott man, yes but only if the said onlookers perform a dance routine whilst chanting the said words


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Whitby Wind Up Morris Dancers Vigilante Grou
Date: 26 May 04 - 11:08 AM

they only do the dancing so as they can wear jewellry bunch of cross dressers !!


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: muppett
Date: 26 May 04 - 11:17 AM

Nay it's so to distract from the terrible singing


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Dave Bryant
Date: 26 May 04 - 12:01 PM

Are we still allowed to sing about seafood ie
"Molly Malone", "I can't get my Winkle out", "Why does the Winkle always turn to the right ?", "The Lobster Song", "The Ratcatcher's Daughter", "Picking all the big ones out", "Just a Pawn in the Game", "I did it Sideways" etc ?

Or will it count as provocation or something ?


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Mrs.Duck
Date: 26 May 04 - 12:48 PM

There may be a revival of the mudcat barbeque which had to be missed last year due to us not having a garden!


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Sorcha
Date: 26 May 04 - 01:40 PM

I wish........but at least I made the Yorkshire Gathering.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: wigan
Date: 26 May 04 - 02:02 PM

after selby i can't miss it.hope to see muppet doing wild rover in boots and shorts. will write my own words for FOA. if you don't like it TOUGH. there are other pubs!


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Lady Aelfleda
Date: 26 May 04 - 03:51 PM

I love the Fields of Athenry so you might find me in the Middle Earth this year (!)
Of course I will also be walking the streets - assuming that Les gets the Mummers play together - can't wait
Lady A


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Raggytash
Date: 27 May 04 - 04:04 AM

Lady Aelfleda walking the streets ..........................


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Mrs.Duck
Date: 27 May 04 - 07:29 AM

Nowt new there then! We will almost certainly be frequenting the Middle Earth due to our cottage being behind there and not having built in babysitters this year (damned inconsiderate of teenagers to grow up!)


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Raggytash
Date: 28 May 04 - 04:58 AM

I suppose she has to earn a crust ...........


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Whitby Out Of Date Bread Police
Date: 28 May 04 - 05:24 AM

have to point out this is an offence if the crust is Co-op white (shite) cheap bread. Hovis is exempt


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: muppett
Date: 28 May 04 - 09:42 AM

It's better then Netto's bread


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Raggytash
Date: 02 Jun 04 - 07:14 AM

The trip out to Glaisdale now has it's own thread .... see Glaisdale Sunday


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Dani
Date: 02 Jun 04 - 08:07 AM

Sigh.... you guys get to have all the fun....

Dani in NC USA


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Rt Revd Sir jOhn from Hull
Date: 03 Jun 04 - 08:05 AM

me and Brenda will be there.


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: ScottishVoice
Date: 03 Jun 04 - 09:16 AM

Me is going! so excited, ive never been before and im singing so that'll be great fun! Are there alot of folk that go that are my age? (im 18, will be 19 by then though!) Shona x


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Rt Revd Sir jOhn from Hull
Date: 03 Jun 04 - 09:18 AM

I'm 21 [ish].


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST
Date: 03 Jun 04 - 10:10 AM

Is that in IQ


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,Raggytash
Date: 03 Jun 04 - 10:11 AM

Shona, what YOU see when you look at me and my contemporaries is someone approaching 50, what is looking back at you is still just 23 or thinks it is. Age is predominantly in the mind, there will be people at whitby 20 years older than I how have the attititude to life of a 20 year old


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST,MC Fat
Date: 03 Jun 04 - 10:16 AM

That's what worries me Rag you and your attitudes to 20 year olds might get you into trouble with the fuzz and Lady Wombat


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: Steve Parkes
Date: 04 Jun 04 - 04:02 AM

I'm 52, but not necessarily in that order ...

Steve


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Subject: RE: Which 'Catters going to Whitby Fest?
From: GUEST, Paul from 'Ull @ werk, sans biscuit
Date: 04 Jun 04 - 10:15 PM

Missed last year, so intending to get there this year, though prob only for 1st w/end.


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