‘Meal an’ Ale’ in Cookney

The annual “Meal an’ Ale” concert goes ahead in Cookney village hall on Saturday, October 3 at 7.30pm.

Scottish broadcasting dance band leader and accordionist Ian Thomson will be joined by fiddler Anne Mitchell, raconteur Shirley Foulkes, mouthorgan player Andy Smith and singers Russell Taylor and Annie Reid, while local entertainers Geordie Murison and John Valentine will double up as comperes.

The event, organised by the Aberdeen branch of the Traditional Music and Song Association of Scotland (TMSA), is usually a sell-out and tickets (£8 and £6) can be booked on 01569 731236.