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TENT LIST

 
Listed are all known tents of the Sons of the Desert in the British Isles, together with their Grand Sheiks.

Any additions, amendments etc will be welcomed.

Updated 05.05.17.


Bacon Grabbers Tent of St Helens

Norman Leigh,

112 Hatfield Road,

Bolton,

Lancs,

BL1 3BL.

 

Beau Hunks Tent of Nottingham

Dave Tomlinson,

155 Reginald Road North,

Chaddesden,

Derby,

DE216HU.

DTomlinson@Tinyworld.co.uk

 

Be Big Tent of Manchester

Bob Hickson,

69 Bucklow Drive,

Northenden,

Manchester,

M22 4WA.

 

Berth Marks Tent of Ulverston

Marion Grave,

Laurel & Hardy Museum,

Brogden Street,

Ulverston,

Cumbria,

LA12 7AH.

 

The Big Noise Tent

(for house-bound and disabled)

Chris Coffey,

37 Holbrook Close,

St Helens,

Merseyside,

WA9 3XH.

chrispcoffey@gmail.com

  

Blockheads Tent of Edinburgh

Charlie Lewis,

70 Silverknowes Gardens,

Edinburgh,

EH4 5NG.

lewiscbl260@btinternet.com

 

Blotto Tent of Tameside

Peter Brodie,

4 Fern Bank,

Stalybridge,

Cheshire,

SK15 2QY.

peterbrodie@gws.myzen.co.uk

 

Bonnie Scotland Tent of Paisley

Janice Hawton,

5 Tantallon Avenue,

Gourock,

Renfrewshire,

PA19 1HA.

chonziecats@yahoo.co.uk

 

Brats Tent of Nelson

Ben Walsh Eastwood,

Short Homers WMC,

2 Midland Street,

Nelson,

Lancashire,

BB9 7RJ.

northcountypestcontrol@gmail.com

 

Brats Tent of Sheffield

Kevin Hepplestone,

138 Abbeydale Road,

Sheffield,

S7 1FF.

John Burton is at ollie_varadi@yahoo.co.uk

 

Busy Bodies Tent of Stourbridge

John Everton,

148 Oak Park Road,

Wordsley,

West Midlands,

DY8 5YE.

 

Call of the Cuckoos Tent of Glasgow

Willie McIntyre,

39 Bankhouse Avenue,

Largs,

Ayrshire,

KA30 9PF.

bowler.dessert@talktalk.net

 

Chickens Come Home Tent of Lancaster

DaveWilkinson,

41 Meadow Park,

Galgate,

nr Lancaster,

Lancs,

LA2 0NH.

dave.wilkinson66@btopenworld.com

 

Come Clean Tent of Widnes

Eric Woods,

Laurel House,

102 Hough Green Road,

Widnes,

Cheshire,

WA8 4PF.

ericgwoods@yahoo.co.uk

 

County Hospital Tent of Bradford

Dave Ballard,

18 Ferndene,

Bingley,

West Yorkshire,

BD16 4PW.

dave.ballard@live.co.uk  

 

Dirty Work Tent of Wigan

NEW ADDRESS:

Gary Winstanley,

16 Holcroft Drive,

Abram

Wigan

WN2 5YP.

dirtywork@sky.com

  

Fraternally Yours Tent of Bristol

Peter Andrews,

14 Mackie Avenue,

Filton,

Bristol,

BS34 7ND.

 

Helpmates Tent of Kent

Rob Lewis,

63 Wollaston Close,

Parkwood,

Gillingham,

Kent,

ME8 9SH.

oxford0614@aol.com

 

Hog Wild Tent of Bishop Auckland

Tony Hillman,

160 Park Lane,

Darlington,

Co Durham,

DL1 5AG.

tonyman@talktalk.net

 

Jitterbugs Tent of Eire

Liam Muldowney,

17 The Crescent,

Woodpark,

Ballinteer,

Dublin 16,

Eire.

jitterbugs@eircom.net

  

Laughing Gravy Tent of Birmingham

John Ullah,

42 York Road,

Erdington,

Birmingham,

B23 6TG.

j.ullah@blueyonder.co.uk

 

Laughing Gravy Tent of Tingley

Shirley Bottomley,

30 Highfield,

Tingley,

Wakefield,

Yorkshire,

WF3 1lA .

shirley.bottomley@btinternet.com

 

Leave 'Em Laughing Tent of Merseyside

Grand Sheik is Tony Traynor

BUT

All communications to

Samantha Jane Bell.

s.traynor@sky.com

 

Live Ghost Tent of London

Del Kempster,

71 Broadend Road,

Wisbech,

Cambs,

PE14 7BQ.

delkempster@gmail.com

  

March of the Wooden Soldiers Tent of March

Colin Mitchell,

4 Cannon Close,

Wisbech St Mary,

Cambridgeshire,

PE13 4RB.

colin56mitch@hotmail.co.uk

Men o' War Tent of Colchester

Paul Harding,

38 Kingsman Drive,

Clacton-on-Sea,

Essex,

CO16 8UR.

menowartent@hotmail.com

 

Midnight Patrol Potteries Tent of Staffordshire

Jo Mitchell-Waite,

100 Reeves Avenue,

Upper Milehouse,

Newcastle-under-Lyme,

Staffs,

ST5 9LA.

josiebobs@yahoo.co.uk

 

Midnight Patrol 2 Tent of Wirral

Averril Renton,

4 Wyndham Road,

Wallasey Village,

Wirral,

CH45 8NP.

The Music Box Tent of Bolton

Steve Bartley,

22 Wolsey Close,

Radcliffe,

Manchester,

M26 3AG.

stpbartley@aol.com

 

One Good Turn Tent of Huddersfield

Mark Wall,

26 Hanby Close,

Huddersfield,

HD8 0FE.

mark.wall@talktalk.net

 

Pardon Us Tent of Northenden

Sue Gregory,

41 Church Road,

Northenden,

Manchester,

M22 4NN.

suegregory35@msn.com

 

Sailors Beware Tent of Hyde

Graeme Green,

18 Corporation Road,

Audenshaw,

Manchester,

M34 5LP.

stugreen55@gmail.com

 

Saps at Sea Tent of Southend-on-Sea

Paul Allen,

6 Blackmoor Avenue,

Canvey Island,

Essex,

SS8 0AS.

roger.robinson5@btinternet.com

 
TENT REVIVED

Them Thar Hills Tent of Carlisle
 
George Cullen

43 Brantwood Avenue

Carlisle

Cumbria

CA1 3RP

Themtharhillscarlisle@yahoo.com 

Them Thar Hills Tent of Runcorn

Wes Gleave,

The Norton Arms,

Main Street,

Halton Village,

Runcorn,

Cheshire,

WA7 2AD.

runcornsonsofthedesert@yahoo.co.uk

 

Way Out West Tent of West Bromwich

Phil Ruston,

5 Akrill Close,

Black Lake,

West Bromwich,

West Midlands,

B70 9SU.

phil.ruston@talktalk.net