09. April 2019 · Comments Off on Jazz club – April 24th – featuring Q3 · Categories: Uncategorised

On April 24th we welcome Q3 (https://www.q3jazz.com/) to The Geldart for our monthly jazz club. The band are launching their new album – The Monkey Puzzle Tree and it promises to be a fab night.

Tiago Coimbra (bass) Kevin Flanagan (saxes), Martin Hallmark (piano) and Steve Hynes (drums) formed Q3 in 2013 and combine jazz, funk, latin and fusion elements with intricate melodies, influenced by Michael Brecker, Chick Corea, Marcus Miller and Robert Glasper, in an exciting blend of superbly crafted original music.

From 8pm. Tickets cost £8 in advance and £10 on the door. Bookings advised. The kitchen will be open 6-10pm and food will be served during the performance.

02. April 2019 · Comments Off on Coming up in April · Categories: Uncategorised


Throughout March and April we are delighted to be exhibiting the work of Adrian Andreo. 

Adrian is a retired headteacher from Kent. He enjoys working in a variety of media and styles and has exhibited at The Geldart every year since 2011. Adrian has taught art to adults and children and enjoys the challenge of and interaction with enquiring minds. 

All paintings are for sale at an extremely reasonable price – speak to a member of staff for more information. We hope you enjoy the exhibition!


  • WED 3rd April @ 8:30pm – Django’s Tiger play swinging gypsy jazz (free entry)
  • THUR 4th April @ 8pm – El Hombre Sin Nombre plays flamenco guitar (free entry)
  • WED 10th April @ 8:30pm – Jay B serenades diners with soothing jazz piano (free entry)
  • THUR 11th April @ 8pm – Skivin’ Ivan and the Slackers entertain with some Gulf Coast boogie! An eclectic mix of Soul, R`nB, Country, Blues and Americana (free entry)
  • WED 17th April @ 8:30pm – The Late Risers play acoustic roots – blues, bluegrass & country (free entry)
  • THUR 18th April @ 8pm – The Pillars of Creation play blues and Americana (free entry)
  • WED 24th April @ 8:30pm – Our monthly jazz night – full line up TBC. Tickets £8 in advance, £10 on the door. 
  • THUR 25th April @ 8pm – The Liz Taylor Quartet entertain with vocal jazz (free entry)

We also have a couple of great live sessions on a Sunday …

  • SUN 7th April @ 1:30pm – The Sure Can Playboys entertain with Americana and more! (free entry)
  • SUN 28th April @ 7:30pm – Songwriters and poets at The Geldart (free entry)

Join us here at The Geldart for an eclectic evening of talented singer songwriters and bands with a bit of poetry thrown into the mix. Four or five artists will showcase their original material, new songs and even poetry every month. This promises to be a wonderful way to spend a Sunday evening with a great atmosphere, wonderful food and fabulous original music. Come along and grab a table, a glass of wine, a bite to eat and soak up the sounds.Artists interested in performing please contact:Stella Hensley on 07769 792700email: stella.hensley111@btinternet.com
Some of our live music events are very popular and get very busy so it is advisable to book in advance if you want to be guaranteed a table. We serve food during every live performance so why not make a night (or day) of it?
To book a table or to find out more about any of our events please contact us either by phone (01223 314264) or send us an email (admin@the-geldart.co.uk).

We look forward to seeing you soon!

26. March 2019 · Comments Off on New Wine List · Categories: Uncategorised

We are excited to announce that we have a new wine list here at The Geldart. We are keeping some of our old favourites like the house wines but have got a whole new range of white and red wines by the glass and by the bottle for you to try.

02. February 2019 · Comments Off on February Jazz Club line up confirmed · Categories: Uncategorised

Join us on Wednesday 27th February from 8pm for our first jazz club of 2019. Tickets cost £10 per person and booking is advisable.


  • Sam Miles – Tenor and Soprano Saxophones
  • Vij Prakash – Slide and Valve Trombones
  • Phil Steveson – Guitar
  • Sandy Suchodolski – Upright Bass
  • Joshua Blackmore – Drums

Saxophonist Sam Miles and Trombonist Vij Prakash are joined by the all-star rhythm section of Guitarist Phil Stevenson (Fofoulah), Bassist Sandy Suchodolski (Alan Barnes) and Joshua Blackmore (Bill Laurance). They will be performing original compositions with a wide range of influences, from straight ahead swing, to the angular melodies of Lennie Tristano and the harmony of British pianist John Taylor. They will also be performing some reworkings of popular jazz classics as well as a few numbers from the Great American Songbook.

Sam graduated from the Royal Academy of Music Jazz course where he studied with  musicians such as Julian Siegel, Stan Sulzmann and Gareth Lockrane. He  received the Yamaha Jazz Scholar Price 2013. Sam has played with numerous bands and players such as Trokesytra, The James Taylor Bigband, Bobby Worth, Gareth Williams and the Miles/Xenopoulos Quintet. He also has a quintet that plays his original compositions featuring such players as Mark Bassey and Matthew Herd.

Vij studied music St Catharine’s College, Cambridge and went on to Guildhall School of Music’s Jazz Masters’ Course, where after this was offered the Jazz Fellowship post. Vij has had the opportunity to play with many great musicians, including Julian Siegel, Cleo Laine, Alec Dankworth, Mike Westbrook, The Grand Union Orchestra and The London Jazz Orchestra.

18. December 2018 · Comments Off on Live music in 2019 · Categories: Uncategorised

We are currently finalising dates for our live music acts in 2019. Please be aware that dates and times currently stated on our website are subject to change. Watch this space for further information …

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11. December 2018 · Comments Off on 2018 Festive Season · Categories: Uncategorised

There are only two weeks until Christmas and we’re very excited here about what the rest of 2018 has to offer. We hope that you can join us for some festive cheer throughout the festive season 2018!

07. December 2018 · Comments Off on Art exhibition – December 2018 · Categories: Uncategorised

Our exhibition for December comes from local artist, Alison Litherland. Her dreamlike landscapes and seascapes are in oils and acrylics and all paintings are for sale. Come and view the exhibition any time during pub opening hours.

06. November 2018 · Comments Off on CANCELLED – Jay B Plays Popping Jazz · Categories: Uncategorised

Unfortunately tonight’s performance of live piano jazz is cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

24. August 2018 · Comments Off on Kitchen closed for lunch – Saturday 25th · Categories: Uncategorised

Please note that the kitchen will be closed at lunchtime on Saturday 25th August 2018. The kitchen will open as usual from 6pm in the evening.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

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