CABARET & SIXTIES NIGHTS
Over the many years we have been hosting live 60's groups,soul artistes and great comedy at the Legion, they have proved to be hugely successful. You're guaranteed a top quality live act along with a great atmosphere and real value for money. It's always best to book first or phoning to check availability. Get your tickets early to avoid disappointment!
Doors for all events open at 7.30pm and evenings finish at Midnight. Most events are open to non members contact Steve 01525 237923
2021's Fantastic line up
IMPORTANT NOTICE: AFTER DISCUSSIONS AND DUE TO THE HIGH AMOUNT OF COVID CASES CURRENTLY IN THE AREA THE RBL HAS DECIDED THAT PROOF OF DOUBLE JAB VACCINES MUST BE PRODUCED BY ANYONE WISHING TO ATTEND ANY EVENTS: HOPE YOU UNDERSTAND, BUT THIS DECISION WAS TAKEN BOTH TO PROTECT YOURSELVES AND OTHERS. SORRY TO SAY NO JAB, NO ENTRY.
Saturday 14th August
THE LIVERPOOL ECHOES
Due to Gary Beckwith having to cancel due to a health condition we are very pleased to bring to the club 'The Liverpool Echoes'. Featuring former members of The Mersey Legends, the band will take us back in time to the Mersey sound of the 60's. Featuring songs from Billy J Kramer, The Searchers, Gerry & the Pacemakers and the Beatles, this will be a fantastic evening of pure 60's nostalgia.
Saturday 11th September
Top tribute to pop icon Madonna 'Tasha Leaper
+ Local vocalist Alison Carter
Tasha Leaper is one of the most sought Madonna tribute acts in the UK. This dynamic show features the undisputed Queen of pop’s greatest hits, along with the looks, the voice and the moves to make for a truly authentic experience! Very seldom do we have the privilege to welcome a local artist of such a high calibre. Alison has played on the West End stage in numerous musicals including Sandy in Grease opposite Luke Goss, Ruby Keeler in Jolson the musical + Jailhouse Rock, The Producers and many more. Tonight she will bring her talent to Heath & Reach TICKETS £15
Saturday 9th October
Hit recording stars - Union Gap
A very much in demand band on the sixties circuit ‘Union Gap’ always fill the dancefloor with their superb selection of songs from 60’s and 70’s including Gary Puckett and the Union Gap ‘Young Girl, Lady Willpower and ‘woman Woman’. We always have a great night with ‘The Gap’ TICKETS £17.50
Saturday 13th November
Jimmy Jemain & The Knights Shadows
Jimmy Jemain was voted The Official UK No 1 Cliff Richard act and Europe’s finest most professional tribute to Cliff. Jimmy starred as Cliff in ‘Cliff the musical’ in London’s West End. Jimmy has had the pleasure of meeting Cliff on manyl occasions and Jimmy’s vocals are so close that Cliff himself is quoted as saying “Spot on, a bit too good!” Jimmy covers almost every hit record Cliff has ever recorded, from ‘Move it’ to the latest album. While Jimmy leaves the stage for costume changes the Knight’s Shadows will entertain you with their wonderful tribute to The Shadows, playing all the favourites like Apache, FBI and Foot Tapper. TICKETS 17.50
Saturday 4th December
Great Elvis tribute - Alvin Printwhistle
We welcome back once again for his annual visit the very talented, very funny Alvin Printwhstle. As a well respected Elvis Tribute artist Alvin is always in demand. Having been an avid fan of Elvis since childhood Alvin has been presented his tribute to ‘The King’ since 1980. It is important to note that Elvis himself had a great sense of humour and although a tribute show, there is a strong emphasis on humour (you will discover you do not need to be an Elvis fan to enjoy) An Alvin show leans very much on the fun element, with the audience encouraged to participate. As proven a great formula for a fantastic night. Entry £15
NEW YEARS EVE 2021
The New Honeycombs
The Honeycombs burst onto the pop scene with the worldwide hit number one “ Have I the right” in 1964 followed by another Howard and Blakely composition “That’s the way” followed by other hits “Is it because” and the Ray Davies penned “Something better beginning”.
The New Honeycombs have toured with one of the founder members and now are on tour in their own right recreating the sounds of the Sixties and reflecting The Honeycombs hits. Catch up with the New Honeycombs and we guarantee you will be singing along with every song and dancing the night away.
See in 2022 with this excellent band. Entry £22.50
Please note that doors will not open until 8.30pm on the night of the event.
2022 ANOTHER FANTASTIC LINE-UP OF ACTS
SATURDAY 22ND JANUARY
CLOSER TO HOME - HARMONY DUO
Featuring a familiar face along with Simon Lee, Graham James formerly of Union Gap & The Fourmost has formed an excellent harmony duo that will almost certainly have you up and dancing. A superb way to start the year. Tickets £10
SATURDAY 12TH FEBRUARY - LITTLE MISS SIXTIES + ALI JAMES
Two excellent artistes on offer tonight. Nancy Lee ‘Little Miss Sixties’ goes from strength to strength and will be taking us back in time to the sixties featuring 2 sets of songs made famous by female artists of the era. Ali James is a very funny comedian who whenever she appears has people asking for more. She also has a great voice. A great night of top music and comedy guaranteed. Tickets £12.50
SATURDAY 12TH MARCH -THE FABULOUS FOURMOST
The Fourmost had its roots steeped in the 1960’s Mersey beat boom and was part of the Brian Epstein Stable along with The Beatles, Gerry and the Pacemakers,Billy J Kramaer and others. The band has evolved from enjoying 1960’s chart hits such as ‘Hello little girl’ & ‘A little Lovin’. During the 70’s and early 80’s like many of their peers, The Fourmost played mainly the cabaret circuit as they struggled to compete with disco, glam rock & punk etc. But since the mid 80’s the band have enjoyed a golden era as part of the wide revival scene and now appear throughout the UK playing theatres, hoiliday parks, 60’s festivals and even the odd British legion. They are one of the most authentic 60’s bands on the circuit today from their Vox amps, Rickenbacker guitars, Ludwig drums down to their Italian made slim fit suits and Cuban heel boots. Tickets £17.50
SATURDAY 9TH APRIL
TOP GARY BARLOW TRIBUTE - JON FISHER + A SUPERB COMEDIAN 'TANK SHERMAN'
This Gary Barlow tribute act is one of the best tribute acts in Europe. He has a great likeness to the real thing and is fully dedicated to re-creating the feel, look and sound of a real Gary Barlow tribute act. He is a first class Gary Barlow tribute act and performs all the hits of both Gary and Take That in a show that will have you dancing and singing the night away! Songs from the show include ‘Back For Good’, ‘Rule The World’, ‘Forever Love’, ‘Patience’, ‘Relight My Fire’ and the recent hit single ‘Let Me Go’.Support for the evening comes from the very funny comedian Tank Sherman. This will be Tanks third visit to the club where if his previous visits are anything to go by will certainly not be his last. Tickets £15
SATURDAY 14TH MAY - ONE OF THE BEST TRIBUTES TO 'THE FAB FOUR'
The Beatles Experience are not just the perfect Beatles show they take great care in making sure they have the authentic look and sound of the Beatles. The stage costumes are exactly the same design, all the equipment is authentic and of the era of The Beatles including Vox amps, Ludwig drums, Rickenbacker and Gretch guitars and the famous Hofner violin bass. TICKETS £17.50
SATURDAY 18TH JUNE - MAKING THEIR FIRST VISIT TO HEATH & REACH
Butterscotch had a top 20 hit in 1970 with the song 'Don't you know'. The present line up is : Stephane Booroff on drums, Roland le Roc on guitar /vocals and Allen Bis on Bass guitar/vocals, playing material from 1968-1975. A great night of dancing guaranteed. Tickets £12.50
SATURDAY 9TH JULY - A SENSATIONAL NIGHT OF SOUL/MOTOWN
FEATURING EVAH MORGAN & DOMINIC UPPIAH
Evah Morgan is a soul diva and no doubt one of the best soul singers this country has produced. Her sultry warm voice delivers passion, sensitivity and raw emotion as she performs songs made famous by Dianna Ross, Aretha Franklin and many more. Dominic started singing at an early age, discovering a love for soulful tunes as a child. He was influenced by legends such as Stevie Wonder and The Temptations .And it’s not just a soul vibe that dominates Dominic’s repertoire. His full set is definitely a dance floor hit and covers a wide range of genres from classic Soul and Motown, popular R‘n’B plus an array of classic love songs for the real romantics. Dominic’s enthusiasm and infectious personality provides a truly brilliant vibe, with live music guaranteed to create a unique, upbeat atmosphere. Dominic certainly provides something for everyone and will assure fun and laughter for all party goers.Tickets £12.50
SATURDAY 3RD SEPTEMBER - THE McCOYS (UK)
When you think of the 1960’s, you think of the golden era of music with so many hits. One of the most memorable being, “Hang On Sloopy” by The McCoys.It still remains popular today, having stood the test of time along with so many classic songs of the era.
The resurrection of this classic era, and in particular this song, was the brainchild of four professional musicians who were there at the time.All four have excellent pedigrees, having performed for over 50 years each and a mutual love of 60’s music having been involved in the genre from the early 1960’s.
KATE BELL 'STEP INSIDE LOVE SHOW
SATURDAY 8TH OCTOBER
A GREAT NIGHT PLAYING TRIBUTE TO THE GREAT MUSIC OF LIVERPOOL
The Cilla Show Step inside Love by Kate Bell is an authentic, respectful & professional tribute to the much loved, national treasure Cilla Black.Featuring the amazing vocals and talent of Kate Bell, will take you back to the golden musical era of 60s & 70s, taking you on a journey of Cilla's life from early day footage of her singing her hit songs, through to her prime time TV reign as host of Blind date & Surprise Surprise and is a tribute to her life. After spending many years on the British 60s music scene in various bands, (& of course 30 years with Gerry & The Pacemakers) the four guys have come together to create... The New Pacemakers! A musically tight four piece, with powerful instruments & fine vocals harmonies, the boys play an array of classic hits from the golden days of The Sixties (featuring hits from Gerry & The Pacemakers) Let the Pacemakers roll back the years & re-live that historic period in time. Tickets £20
SATURDAY 12TH NOVEMBER - WE WELCOME BACK THE EXCELLENT '2TONE'
create that unmistakable party feeling with their extremely lively approach. The songs they sing and their performances have entertained audiences of all ages for over 10 years. David and Ryan's love of life comes through as they sing the greatest of classics. Over the years 2Tone has brought Soul, Reggae, Pop and Swing to audiences across the country and these are just a few of many styles of music sung by this amazing duo. 2Tone have Collectively been singing and dancing professionally for many years nationally and internationally. Their entertaining skills have been compared to some of the most famous of stars. Their vocal talents have led to singing and performing at a variety of places: Buckingham Palace at the Queen's Golden Jubilee as the lead vocalist with 'Soulfish' a 10 piece soul band, also 'party in the park', for a 100,000 people, having sung with The Drifters, Lulu, Lemar, Westlife, Katie Melua, Boy George, and Mcfly. Tickets £12.50
SATURDAY 3RD DECEMBER - MAKING HIS ANNUAL VISIT - ALVIN PRINTWHISTLE
Alvin is becoming as regular each December at Christmas time as Father Christmas. Since 1995, Alvin has been entertaining solo, playing to sell out audiences and has had many memorable times. These include appearing in the title role as Elvis Presley in the production, ‘Elvis an American Trilogy’ in London’s West End, as well as being heard in the role, on radio and in numerous appearances on National Television. Alvins’ sense of humour play a great part in his act and he’s bound to have you singing along and rockin with laughter. Tickets £12.50
Don’t delay in booking as these evenings can sell fast
NEW YEARS EVE
Graham needs very little introduction to regulars at RBL Heath & Reach having played here a number of times in the last 12 years. Always one to get a party going with a wide variety of songs from different artistes from Soul, Northern Soul, rock n roll to pop, Graham is so versatile, which is what makes him popular on the circuit. With 3 x 45 minute sets this will surely be a great party night!
Tickets for all events can be purchased by contacting Steve on 01525 237923 / 07896 545814 or e-mail
Please note if you are outside the local area payment will be requested up front with the option to purchase via a posted cheque or directly from the club. If you are a member and book tickets please note that if you cancel at short notice or fail to attend on the night you will be responsible for the payment of the reserved tickets. Sadly too many people have let the club down by reserving tickets then failing to attend. Not only does this leave an empty table, but these tickets could have been offered to others.Hope you understand the reasoning behind this decision. We look forward to welcoming you to what will be a great 2022