March 2019

Farewell to Winter

It was the fourteenth of March, the last Thursday of Winter, and fourteen musicians turned up at The Feathers to say “good riddance” to wintertide and the grim weeks of Seasonal Affective Disorder.

That said, there was nothing SAD about […]

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A superb sold-out concert by Gary Edward Jones

Gary Edward Jones has spent the past two or three years writing his “Something About Simon” stage show, practising the songs of Paul Simon and honing his finger-style guitar skills to equal those of […]

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February 28th Singers Night

The days before had been among the hottest February days on record but as we made our way to The Feathers on Thursday, coats and wellies were the order of the day. The weather had […]

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February 2019

A taste of things to come

It started off looking like it would be a quiet night but soon busied-up until there were just shy of thirty, which was quite a respectable Singers’ Night tally.

And there was nothing shy about the […]

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Valentine’s Music Night

It was a quieter night than usual, with several of our regular couples indulging in candle-lit rendezvous elsewhere, encouraged, no doubt, by an arrow from Cupid’s Bow.

Nevertheless, our music lovers numbered twenty-three, with the […]

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A Brillig Night

Yes, in the words of the nineteenth-century author Lewis Carroll: ‘Twas brillig. 

And on the subject of Lewis Carroll, how brillig it was to see and hear Jabberwocky back at Ruthin AllStyles. They opened the evening […]

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Yellow Snow

It will take more than a yellow snow warning to stop a merry band of minstrels from enjoying themselves down at The Feathers.

Fourteen turned up to perform, plus the same number again who came […]

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January 2019

Elastic Walls, Glaas Walkers and Wild Roses

It was yet another of those evenings for which elastic walls would have been beneficial. With the numbers nudging forty, we were just short of “standing room only” (or at least stealing stools from […]

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Team Spirit

There was no big match on in the main bar this week but there was plenty of team spirit as we fielded eleven players, united in one cause …to put on a great evening […]

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Second Singers’ Night of the Year

What a great turn-out for our second music night of 2019. Despite the bitter chill outside, no fewer than twenty-one performers played to a room of almost double that number.

There were three making their Ruthin […]

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A Great Start to the New Year

Sixteen singers sought to secure a super start to 2019.

And with a total attendance of almost double that number, the room provided a warm and welcoming atmosphere for our first Singers’ Night of the year.

In […]

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A Happy and Melodic New Year to you all

That was the year that was
Yes, another year is behind us and one that has left the stone walls of The Feathers’ function room reverberating with some mighty fine sounds.

It was Gary Edward Jones who […]

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