Hello from Columcille

We send everyone good wishes and hope you are all well in these different and difficult times. Staff are keeping in touch by phone with some Columcille service users. Martin, the manager, is checking emails regularly. Music for ALL has an online presence – see the Music for ALL online page of this website, and a tune is added most days, thanks to Graeme and Phil. We wish you all well and we look forward t when we meet again.

A new page for Music for ALL online

Hello, Craig Bennett who manages our website, has created a new page for the online music and photos, called Music for ALL videos and is in the Music for ALL section of the website.

There is a photo section at the top of the page, followed by the most recent film  first- to save scrolling down.  Click here to view the page Please send us any photos or film clips or audio clips, asking us to share on the website. we would love to hear from you.

Music for ALL online

Music for ALL musicians continue to play but online for this time. Graeme who runs the 5 Edinburgh groups and Phil who runs the Bonnyrigg group are recording music from home so as you can still link in with Music for ALL and play along. Links are attached to the Music for ALL page of this website.

Ceilidh Band bookings

Columcille Ceilidh Band is no longer running, but we can pass on booking enquiries to either Coracle, the Music for ALL Band or to some of the excellent musicians who have played with us and also play in other ceilidh bands. Thank you to all the people who booked the band over the years , had faith in what we do and who we are. please look at the band pages for information on what we have done over the years, a gig history and a film clip.

 

Welcome back

Columcille reopened on Monday 6th January and great to see everyone back after the Christmas break.

Music for ALL Christmas Collection

Music for ALL collected 14 bags of hats, gloves scarves for people who are homeless. We delivered these to Streetwork just before Christmas. A brilliant way to make  Christmas more meaningful, and thank you to Edna (Michael’s mum) for the idea and thanks to all who contributed.

                         

Contributions from Nelson Hall Groups                        added bags from Craigmiller Groups and all into Alison’s car

arrived at Streetworks  to many thanks and appreciation.