Hello Wupsters! Just a note to confirm that the next WUPS! meeting will be on Monday 26th August at 8pm. We are aware that this is a Bank Holiday but we decided to crash on regardless and at least you’ll … more
Firstly some news concerning the upcoming TORCH gig on Friday 2nd August. I was alerted by three eagle eyed lady members (thank you girls) to the fact that the road from Hassocks to Hurstpierpoint is temporarily closed and therefore access … more
Hi Wupsters! This is just to confirm that the next meeting is Monday 22nd July at 8pm at the United Services Club in Haywards Heath as usual.
As our next ‘gig’ is at TORCH on Friday 2nd August, we thought … more
Our next WUPS! meeting is on Monday 8th July at 8pm. Thank you to those of you who were able to attend our last meeting, we had a truly enjoyable time rambling through “Graham’s Three Chord Trick” songbook which we … more
Our next meeting is Monday 24th of June and we will be finishing off songbook 7, plus as a departure from our normal books, we will give “Graham’s Three Chord Trick” songbook a whirl. This should give the less experienced … more
Hi Wupsters, unbelievably almost two weeks have passed since our last club meeting, and we are due to meet again next Monday 10th June (already!) at 8pm. We will be using songbook 7 and we have picked out some pretty … more
Our next club meeting will be on Monday 27th May at 8pm which the ‘eagle eyed’ of you will notice is Spring Bank Holiday Monday. Regardless of this we have decided to carry on as usual on the basis that … more
Hello Wupsters, just a reminder that our next club meeting will be on Monday 13th May at The United Services Club at 8pm. Thankfully we will be back in our normal quarters after the excursion upstairs last time whilst our … more
Hello Wupsters! First of all thanks to those members who were able to attend our performance at St Peter and St James Hospice, as usual you did yourselves proud and your efforts were well appreciated by the (larger than usual!) … more
Hi folks, our next meeting will be at the United Services Club in Haywards Heath on Monday 8th April at 8pm. For those who will be attending we will be continuing with songs from book 5. Our next ‘gig’ will … more
Hi Folks, our next club meeting is at 8pm on Monday 25th February at the United Services Club in Haywards Heath. Why not come along and enjo yourself? Novices and experienced players all welcome. The most enjoyment you can have … more
Hi Wupsters and anyone else reading this item. Our first meeting of 2019 is on Monday 14th January at 8pm at our usual venue.
I’m sure it will be a great evening as always – and all for a donation … more
Hi Folks, next meeting is at the United Services Club on Monday 26th November at 8pm.
New members welcome, both experienced and novices alike………… more
Hello Wupsters and non-members! Firstly I’d like to thank the members who attended our last meeting on Monday evening for making it such an enjoyable occasion. A number of members made the comment that it was a lovely occasion with … more
Thank you to the 38 or so who attended our meeting last Monday – I think a good time was had by all. Our next club meeting is on Monday 22nd October and we will be completing song … more
Hi Folks, after a successful gig at Lindfield Arts Festival on Friday 21st September we had a club meeting on the following Monday in which concentrated on song book 3. Next time it will be song book 4.
We look … more
Hi folks, the next WUPS! meeting will take place at our usual venue, the United Services Club in Haywards Heath, at 8pm on Monday 24th September. As usual any new members are welcome, whether novice or experienced. We are a … more
Hi Folks, our next meeting will be on the 27th August at our usual venue, and will be a request evening featuring member’s favourites from our 7 songbooks. New members are welcome to attend and join in the fun…….… more
Hi Wupsters, just a reminder that our next meeting is next Monday 23rd July. We will be playing songs from book 7.
One of our merry band has requested a spot of 5 minutes or so – ‘probably something as … more
Hi Wupsters and potntial wupsters, the second Monday of the month approacheth and thus we all have the opportunity to meet up at the United Services Club at 8pm to make some more glorious sounds.
On this occasion we shall … more
Hi Folks, welcome to our site. We are continuing to relish our facilities at the United Services Club in Haywards Heath and are delighted with the reception we all enjoy there.
In recent meetings we have started to encourage a … more
Hi folks, our next meeting is at the United Services Club, Haywards Heath on Monday 26th February at 8.00pm. We will be using songbooks 4 and 5, and these can be downloaded from the songbook section of this website. Come … more
Our next meeting is on Monday 13th November at 8.00pm in the United Services Club, Haywards Heath. We are now happily settled there in comfortable surroundings and our membership continues to flourish. We welcome new members either novice or skilled, … more
We are now happily settled into our new (and more comfortable) surroundings at the United Services Club in Haywards Heath and the next two meetings are on Monday 25th September and Monday 9th October at 8.00pm until 10.00pm. We are … more
Hi folks and fellow Wupsters, we are delighted to announce that we have now secured a new berth, which we hope will be our settled home for the forseeable future. We thank the Inn on the Green in Scaynes Hill … more
Hi Wupsters, as those of you who attended last night’s meet learned, our current home The Bull on the Green in Newick is closing down on Saturday for a refurbishment and a change of ownership. This has resulted in us … more
Hi Folks, looking forward to the next meeting on Monday 26th at the Bull. Everyone welcome – see you there….… more
We had a fantastic gig on Friday evening at the TORCH TRUST in Hurstpierpoint, where we played for the blind and partially sighted visitors who were staying there for an activities weekend. There was much music, singing and Jiving – … more
Another great night on 24th April with 40+ memmbers present. Looking forward to our next ‘Gig’ which is at St Peter and St James Hospice on Friday 28th April. Our next club meeting is on Monday 8th May at 8.00pm … more
Next meeting is at 8.00pm at the Bull in Newick at 8pm on 24th April. Everyone welcome! New and experienced players – and anyone who wants a good sing song!
Next Gig is at St Pete and St James Hospice … more
Another super meeting was held at the Bull on 13th March with a good work-out on the songs we intend to play at the Riverside Club in Lewes on 17th March. This was followed by some songs from our sixth … more
Hi Wupsters. Another enjoyable and well attended meeting on 27th February – in spite of us not being able to move into the main bar area as was hoped, and given that we will be in our existing area of … more
Hello again Wupsters! For those who weren’t able to attend the last meeting on 19th February, we’re sorry you were unable to make it as we had a super attendance (I made it 41) and I feel a good time … more
Just a brief note to remind you that our next meeting is at The Bull on the Green in Newick at 8.00pm on Monday 23rd January. The playlist for this meeting is shown at the end of this email.
Last … more
Firstly, thanks to all the members and their guests who turned up our Friends and Family evening last Monday at our new ‘home’ The Bull on the Green in Newick. There were 55 + folk present and we all had … more
Hi! Just a reminder that our annual FRIENDS AND FAMILY EVENING is on above date at our new home – THE BULL ON THE GREEN at NEWICK. All welcome!!
Our gig in the Orchards Shopping Centre in Haywards Heath was … more
Hi Folks, since the last post we have been notified that the pub is not available to us on 12th December due to a mix up in bookings, and so that evening is cancelled. However, everything else in the previous … more
Hi Wupsters and new viewers, we are happy to announce that with effect from Monday 12th December WUPS! will be moving to our new venue for our future meetings, and this will be THE BULL ON THE GREEN in Newick … more
First of all, thank you to those members who were able to support WUPS! with the gig at St Peter & St James Hospice on 10th November – you did a fabulous job and were much appreciated by patients, carers, … more
Hi Wupsters! Another excellent meeting on 24th October with approx 35 members present, and the additional work that people had put in on the new book 5 songs with the aid of Graham’s tuition videos really shone through. Well
Hi Folks, and thanks to all those who attended the 10th October meeting. It was another excellent get together and I counted 37 players – a great turnout. We played quite a selection fromour new songbook 5, and this proved … more
Another great meeting last Monday and thanks to all those who attended for contributing to a lovely friendly atmosphere which is becoming a feature of our Monday nights together. As far as I could tell we had a staggering 42 … more
Hello fellow Wupsters! Well, what another great evening yesterday – 32 members present, 27 songs played including two new ‘try outs’ House of the Rising Sun’ and ‘I have a Dream’. There was plenty of enthusiasm, and the playing and … more
Hi Fellow Wupsters, another great meeting last night (11th July), 30 attended and even more new faces ! Welcome new members – we hope you enjoyed it.
WUPS! made an appearance at Wivelsfield Village Day last Saturday and gave a … more
Hi Wupsters – and any prospective new members reading this item.
It’s great to report that we had another super meeting on 27th June, and were delighted to welcome yet another four new faces to our club. We would … more
Hi Folks, our next meeting will be at The Inn on the Green at Scaynes Hill on Monday 27th June at 8.00pm.
As usual any new members will be very welcome whether they are complete newbies or experienced players. It … more
Hi fellow Wupsters (and anyone new entering our website!).
We had a tremendous meeting on Monday 23rd May, with 30 of our 45 members attending, and it was widely acknowledged to be our best meeting yet. It went with a … more
The next meeting will take place at the Inn on the Green, Scaynes Hill next Monday evening. We will be following last time’s formula by playing some songs from a prepared list interspersed with requests from you, the members. So … more
Eleven members of WUPS! gave a one hour performance at the Riverside Club in Lewes, and it was warmly appreciated by the Audience. Happily it also raised £50 for the Kent Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance.
Hi Folks, we had a most enjoyable evening on 25th April and we were delighted to welcome another 6 new faces, and we hope that they all had a good time and and that they will become regular members of … more