18.3.17 Kirkwood Hospice’s 30th Birthday

My Dad came with me to The Venue in Halifax to be my sound engineer for the evening which is always good fun, for one reason or another.  He put me on this career path and played ‘Manager’ when I was in my teens.  I would rely completely upon him to remember everything that we…

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29.8.15 The Safari Finale

“Behind every great musician is an untold story” (Alexandra Parker, 2015) What a night!!! Most definitely the best Safari night of the lot, and I am going to miss the Safari Nights so much! My day begin performing in the courtyard for an hour.  As I walked around the corner I could hear a beautiful…

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8.8.15 – 1 Wedding, 1 Show and 1 hell of an embarrassing moment

I had a cheeky shopping trip on the morning *grits teeth*, I know, I just couldn’t help myself.  Chique in Doncaster just had their new stock delivered.  Needless to say, I left with 4 new dresses 😀 Rossington Hall welcomed me for a wedding before I flew across to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park.  The weather…

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12th October – The Pink Link Event

This weekend has been crazily busy.  The Pink Link Ball on Saturday was from 12noon-midnight, so we had to get there early to set up.  Still full of flu (not man flu, the actual flu), I was up and ready to leave at 8am.   Mikey (My light * sound engineer) arrived at 9am to…

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DAY 5 – Video – Alexandra’s National Busking Tour Challenge

finally got around to doing my day 5 video – I’ll be writing a blog about it soon, probably tomorrow 🙂 hopefully tomorrow x A video summarising my thoughts and feelings about the tour will be following….

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DAY 1 – An actual blog – National Busking Tour

I’m so tired, it has taken me 4 hours to make myself write this blog… to be fair though the past 4 hours has consisted of video editing, transferring photo’s, counting money and preparing for tomorrow! So here’s how the day went…. Having got home at 2am this morning, after performing with the lasers for…

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Alexandra’s National Busking Tour Challenge

Nine Cities – 5 Days – 24 hour Busking – Cancer Research UK Charitable Event Overview: Alexandra is a renowned professional electric violinist from South Yorkshire.  She performs at many corporate, public and private events, including festivals, theatres and  weddings throughout the UK e.g. Glastonbury in 2013-2014.  Alexandra’s charitable focus is cancer research, raising money…

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