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Updated 7/03/2015

Hello everyone, we hope you're well. A lot of our information is now communicated from our Facebook page so the website does get ignored to a degree, apologies for any people this cuts out of the loop. However you've missed nothing thus far as we are only about to play our 1st gig of 2015 unbelievably!

We have St Patrick's weekend next weekend and all our gigs are now on the Calendar page for that period. The abridged version of that is:

Sun 8th March - White Hart, Cloth Hall St Huddersfield - 5pm
Fri 13th March - The Moorlands, Ogden - 9pm
Sat 14th March - The Crossroads, Wainstalls - 9pm
Sun 15th March - Halifax Irish Club - 2pm
Tues 17th March - The Casa, Brighouse - 9pm - £5 entry

That's all for now, we are going to be doing less gigs this year for one reason or another so please ensure you grab as many opportunities to see us as you can. Next one after this run is in Mid April.

Goodbye friends S,G,J,N,J - (BotC)

26/12/2014 - Hello, ho, ho

Good evening and season's greetings to each and every one of you.

As we approach the end of another year for the band which has seen fantastic highs and heartbreaking lows we want to say thanks to every single person that makes the effort to support us, check the website or Facebook group, buys a CD, buy us a pint, drives us about, hits the dance floor when we play or just stands and listens. We really could not continue to do this without you all and we appreciate it each and every time.
We have one final gig before we put 2014 to bed and with your attendance it could and should be a corker.

     SATURDAY 27th DECEMBER - The Old Post Office 9pm

A huge dancefloor , a lovely pub. No excuses. See you there

02/09/2014 - The Return of The Celts.............

Well hello there, how have you been?

It seems that some of you do actually use this place as a sounding board for what we're up to (God bless ya') and you've noticed that its not been updated for about 6 months and the main reason for that is that its all been a bit quiet on the Celts front.

After St Patrick's weekend we have only played a handful of slots at all day gigs with other bands but we have also had to have some enforced time off due to some running repairs needed to our guitarist James. He needed a small operation on his wrists (insert smutty joke here) which has meant we were unable to play as regularly as we'd have liked. However as the site is being updated you've probably guessed that Belt of the Celts are on their way back and we're raring to go.

We have a full calendar of gigs up to the end of the year with a couple of special "one off" gigs in the pipeline too - more details to come.


As the photo above shows, we have been using the down time productively to not only help James get back up to speed  after his operation but also to knuckle down to some serious rehearsal  we've now got some belting new songs added to the set. All done in the hope of providing you all with some great nights at the back end of 2014.

The Calendar page has been updated with the confirmed gigs but we also have a very well run Facebook page too if that's your thing. There you can keep up to date with all things to do with the band with the exception of ice bucket challenges, vague statements about people who have pissed us off or heavily tinted pictures of our tea!

To hopefully whet your whistles and to kick us off in grand fashion we can excitedly announce that our first public gig for almost 6 months will be on:


It would be fantastic to see as many of you there as possible to welcome us back in grand style and also help support the club too.

Quickly following off the back of that we have a gig in a newer venue to us and again your support will be needed on:


That's all for now - we're really looking forward to returning, we've missed playing, we've missed the people who come to support us and we intend to make up for the time we've lost.

We'll see you at the bar!

G J N J S (BotC)