The Happy Cats


The Happy Cats

“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


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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.

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:

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 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

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!