Session & Gig Update as at 2nd May 2019

Important Session Update:

  • Monday 6th May will now be a regular BUS session at the Precinct Centre, as agreed at last Monday’s session.  Tunes will be the playlist for the Ukulele Proms on 8th June as posted on the 27th April.

New Gig:

  • Monday 20th May – Homecombe House, arrive from 7:00pm to play at 7:30pm. Details in BUS Diary. All are welcome.  Note: there will be no BUS session at the Precinct Centre on this Monday (20th May).


Gigs, Other Dates & Tune Updates – as at 22nd Nov 2017

Gig & other dates – details all in our Diary

  • 11 December -  Homecombe House, play at 7:15pm
  • 16 December – Sainsbury’s the Willows in aid of THHN, play at 9:30am
  • 18 December – BUS 6th Birthday & Christmas Party
  • 21 December – Wellswood Christmas Street Party, playing after 7:00pm.  Time to be confirmed
  • 25 December – Break, no session
  • 1st January – Break, no session

Note: The Christmas Season Gig Play List(s) are on the Gig Playlist page

Tune updates:

  • We Wish You A Merry Christmas (with instrumental) – 22112017, on Christmas Tunes page





Web site updates – 12th July 2015

BUS website updates:

  • Index of all tunes in our repertoire: This is on both the Current Repertoire page and the Other Tunes in Our Repertoire page.  It contains both ‘Current’ and ‘Other’ tunes, but not New Tunes in Development – If you want a list of these just print out the New Tunes page using your web browser.
  • Tunes used during our Beginners Workshops:   We have created versions of a number of tunes specifically formatted for use in our Beginners Workshops.  There is a link to these tunes on the Music page, or from the drop down menu under the Music tab.

Gigs,Dates, Tunes & Website Updates – 19th Oct.

Gigs and other dates:

  • All Saints Church Babbacombe Christmas Fayre – Saturday 22nd November 2014 is in the Diary
  • Mondays 22nd and 29th December proposed breaks for Christmas / New Year.
  • Monday 15th December a Private session

Tune Updates:

New and ’Try Out’ tunes posted on the New Tunes page:

  • Darktown Strutters’ Ball – 15102014
  • Do You Want to Dance - 16102014
  • Hallelujah – 16102014
  • Iko Iko – 16102014
  • It’s In His Kiss – 16102014
  • Top of the World – 16102014

Tune update with latest version posted on the  Current Repertoire page

  • Chatanooga Choo Choo – 15102014

Tunes moved:

Website Changes:

  • The dairy software used is now updated to the latest level and displays our events as a list with a print option.  Why not try out the new Diary?
  •  ‘Tunes’ page split into two lists of tunes, namely:
    • Current Repertoire’
    • ‘Other tunes in our repertoire’ .
    • ‘The New Tunes in Development’ stays the same and includes tunes we are trying out

See email for more details


BUS Flyers and Music Folder Front Covers

To all Babbacombe Ukulele Strummers

The seasonal flyers to tell people about our group are on the BUS Flyers & Music Folder Covers page, which can also be accessed from the Gallery, Gigs and Links page.

Please download flyers to give to people who might be interested in joining us, or to someone you know who would be willing to display one in their shop, office, club, etc.

Also on the same page are the BUS Front Covers for music folders.