“A drop of the Irish, a hot spoonful of salsa, a twist of Tamla, shake it all up with thirty years of Rock and Roll experience and garnish with good humour – there you have The Happy Cats
The Summer Tyne Cruise2
Friday 24 June 2016
‘Featuring The Happy Cats’ – this year with Carly Blain on Fiddle
Tickets at last year’s price of £15.00 now on sale at Gigs.
Tickets also available on line using our ‘Contact Us’ page
Departs: Boarding from 6.30pm at South Shields ferry landing
Leaving at 7pm prompt. ‘Don’t be late, we cannot wait’!
If you’re travelling from North Shields to South Shields for the cruise your cruise ticket can also be used for a FREE trip across to South Shields on board the Ferry.
- South Shields ferry landing – the ferry landing is about a 5 minute walk from South Shields Metro station.
- Most local buses serve the Market Place and Keppel Street bus station. There is a short bridge which leads to the pontoon and an enclosed waiting area with seating.
- Public Car Parking is available at the Customs House.
- North Shields ferry landing – the ferry landing is about a 10 minute walk from North Shields Metro station
- Public Car Parking available on North Quay.
Return trip – Dropping off at North Shields Ferry Landing, then docking at South Shields ferry landing at approx 10.50pm.
A cash Bar will be available on Board throughout the night from 6.30pm, serving a selection of Beers, Cider, Wine, Spirits and Non Alcoholic Drinks. Prices from £2.50.
See ye on board ship mates!
Licensing laws do not permit any alcohol on board that is not purchased on board
The Happy Cats, Tuam Tour 7
The Happy Cats will be travelling across to Tuam, County Galway, on the weekend of the Friday 5th August – Monday 8th August 2016.
We will be joined again by Carly Blain on fiddle.
The gigs will be at:
- Canavans Bar, Friday 5th August
- The Brogue Bar, Saturday 6th August
- The Corralea Court Hotel, Sunday 7th August
This year all hotel bookings will be taken by Alan at The Corralea Court Hotel direct and are on a first come first served basis. There are only 20 rooms available.
The cost for rooms, per night for bed and breakfast, are €80 for a double or €120 for a triple, no single rooms available, if it is single occupancy it will be €80 per night, so please share where possible.
In order to secure your place you will need to email email@example.com
firstname.lastname@example.org to request a room. Please book and receive confirmation for your room before booking your flights.
There are also some rooms available at the Ardri House Hotel but only for the Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th, if this would suit you please email the Ardri on email@example.com
The rates available would be €60 per person per night for Bed & Breakfast based on a minimum of 2 people sharing. A Single room would be €80 B&B.
Flights suggested for the weekend plus transfers between Dublin airport and Tuam:
Friday 5th August Ryanair flight -11.20am
Monday 8th August Aer Lingus – 17.30pm”
Bring it on!