Banjo Hangout Logo
Banjo Hangout Logo

Premier Sponsors

842
Banjo Lovers Online


UK 5

Join This Group

For 5 String Banjo Players based in the British Isles.

504 Members, Created 1/27/2011 -

Administrators: alfiedog (owner) , HSmith


< Back to Home

New Owner Required

From alfiedog on 2/26/2022 3:23:39 PM

Anyone fancy taking up ownership of this group ? We are hopefully re locating to Portugal (we being me, my wife carol, and our dog bailey) It doesn't seem appropriate for somebody residing outside the UK to run this group. Please PM if your interested. If i don't get any interest I'll just close the group down, which would be a real shame. 

19 Comments

muzzlehatch says:
1/26/2022 3:29:30 AM

Oh, that's a shame for us, but not of course for you.
Hope it all works out well and that you have a great time!

alfiedog says:
1/26/2022 5:05:14 AM

Thanks Phil :)

tonytcc says:
1/26/2022 5:48:26 AM

Might help to mention what’s involved in running the group . Just a thought

alfiedog says:
1/26/2022 6:39:38 AM

Depends on how much you wanna put into Tony. You could just sit back, have your name down as the group owner, approve new members, and that'd be it. But I'd prefer someone who'd put a bit of effort into it. I used to organise the annual UK 5 day, but since lockdown, and due to personal reasons I haven't done anything for the last few years. It'd be great of someone could resurrect this event.

tonytcc says:
1/26/2022 9:05:20 AM

Might help to mention what’s involved in running the group . Just a thought

alfiedog says:
1/26/2022 9:19:19 AM

I've explained ?

alanjg1 says:
1/26/2022 3:50:33 PM

Eddie, thanks for everything that you’ve done to make the group so successful and popular and good luck to you both for the future.
Portuguese bluegrass (Fadograss)) on the agenda?
Thanks again mate.

alfiedog says:
1/26/2022 4:00:29 PM

Thanks Alan :)

tonytcc says:
1/27/2022 4:27:53 AM

Sorry @alfiedog - it seemed to double post my comment!
The picking day I came to up north (for us in notts), ages ago kicked off a massive part of my learning, meeting a few folk from the midlands too and some very friendly folk.

I’d love to do more but with a 2yo and 3yo I’m not getting much spare time at the mo!

Hope someone can pick up the reins!

Tony

alfiedog says:
1/27/2022 4:33:04 AM

So do I Tony :)

alfiedog says:
1/28/2022 4:30:21 PM

Anybody ??????

ron robinson says:
1/29/2022 5:55:50 AM

eddie you donnot want to go there its full of sunshine clean beaches clear waters cheap wines but if you go we will come the first week in september to your new house just joking BEST OF LUCK EDDIE TO YOU AND CAROL THANK YOU FOR DOING UK 5 FOR US

alfiedog says:
1/29/2022 5:58:19 AM

Thanks Ron :)

derekoftheold97 says:
2/1/2022 12:13:08 AM

Many thanks for all your hard work over all the years Eddie. You went above and beyond, to bring the UK banjo community together. Portuguese 5 doesn't have the same ring to it! Best of luck mate.

alfiedog says:
2/1/2022 1:22:04 AM

Thanks Derek :)

gazcwatson says:
2/2/2022 3:06:09 AM

Eddie you are gonna beat me to it, and you are younger than me 3.5 more years and i will be joining you, good luck.

alfiedog says:
2/2/2022 7:46:44 AM

See you over there Gaz:)

Banjowen says:
2/4/2022 2:49:49 AM

Good luck Eddie and thanks for creating this group it's been helpful to a lot of people.It's a pity nobody has offered to take it over,I already run a group which is enough for me.

alfiedog says:
2/4/2022 3:30:52 AM

Cheers Owen :)


Post a Comment

You must be logged in and a member of this group to post a comment.

Linked Content

Click for Details

Ciel d'automne
Linked by muzzlehatch 1 month ago: Haven't posted anything in ages, so I thought I'd stick my neck out again.

Click for Details

Wanted - Stanleytone or high end Archtop... for trade ?
Linked by Ralph Stanley legend 5 months ago

Tablature: Julie Ann Johnson
Linked by simonthomas652 9 months ago

Click for Details

John Blissitts banjo
Linked by conic 11 months ago

Click for Details

Seneca Square Dance aka Waiting for the Federals.
Linked by derekoftheold97 1 year ago

Click for Details

Clifford Essex 'CE woodhoop special' banjo
Linked by hobogal 1 year ago: For sale in UK!

Click for Details

blue ridge cabin home
Linked by gazcwatson 1 year ago

Click for Details

Cotton arms campsite summer jam
Linked by conic 1 year ago

Tablature: never going back again - fleetwood mac
Linked by simonthomas652 2 years ago

Click for Details

Windy Day Dan Walsh and Kate Griffin
Linked by Hay-on-Wye 2 years ago

Page: 1  2  3  4  Last

Hide these ads: join the Players Union!

Hangout Network Help

View All Topics  |  View Categories

0.3125