The Nightjars are excellent and made the evening, everyone enjoyed the music and dancing and for that I have to thank you and the other members of your band. As always a pleasure dealing with you.
John, organiser of a ball for 170 guests in the Main Dining Room of The Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, March 2018
Huge thanks once, you guys were awesome. Every year you play at our Ball the dance floor is always rammed. I think this was your best year yet! So thanks for all of your hard work before the night and amazing energy and talent on the night!
Katie, organiser, annual ball for 360 guests, Tennants Garden Rooms (www.tennantsgardenrooms.com), February 2018
'Once again thank you so much for Friday. Absolutely brilliant.'
Janice, organiser, Bloomin Yorkshire Winter Rose Ball for 270 people in aid of www.bloominyorkshire.co.uk, Queens Hotel Ballroom, Leeds, January 2018
'What a huge success you all were. Your contribution to making it one of the most enjoyable Snowball's in recent years was backed up by many guests.'
Sally, organising committee for the Snowball (www.harrogatesnowball.co.uk), Ballroom & Garden Room, Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate, December 2017
Thanks. We had a great night. Feet hurt Sunday! I have had some lovely emails saying how amazing The Nightjars were and how you made the evening!
Clare, organising committee for a fundraising ball for 120 guests for a leading independent school, Wedgwood Room, Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate, November 2017
I've had such amazing comments about The Nightjars band. The dance floor was full all night! Well done you!!!
Felicity, organiser of The BCRT Glitter Ball (www.bcrt.org.uk/get-involved/events-and-challenges/the-glitter-ball) for 600 people, Royal Armouries Hall (www.rai-events.co.uk/event-spaces/royal-armouries-hall), Leeds, November 2017.
Thank you for doing such a good job on Saturday night. You managed to pitch the music just right. An amazing time was had by all and we've raised an amazing amount for the charities. I look forward to working with you again.
Olivia, organiser, The Hollytree Ball for 350 guests in Boutipi Teepees at Scampston Hall www.scampston.co.uk) near York, October 2017
'Just wanted to say an enormous thank you to you & the Nightjars band for Friday's entertainment; you were all fantastic!'
Carol, organiser, Orchid Ball in aid of orchid-cancer.org.uk, Queens Hotel Ballroom, Leeds, October 2017
From start to finish The Nightjars were fabulous. The variety of live music was exceptional, the dance floor was buzzing and everyone had a great night. Thank you.
Men's Captain, Pannal Golf Club, Summer Ball at www.pannalgc.co.uk, June 2017.
'Thank you for a great evening. The feedback for the [Nightjars] band has been exceptional, so we are really grateful.'
Brenda, member of the organising committee for the Glitter Ball in aid of Martin House (www.martinhouse.org.uk) for 530 guests in a marquee at Rudding Park Hotel, Harrogate, May 2017.
Top night - The Nightjars are awesome! Thanks so much for all you did!
Katie, organiser, annual ball for 340 guests, Tennants Garden Rooms (www.tennantsgardenrooms.com), February 2017
The Nightjars were absolutely outstanding on Friday night. We have had it confirmed by many guests, you were just superb. Not just from the music point of view, you were so supportive, adaptable and professional. A big thank you on behalf of the committee.
Sally, Chair of the Committee, The Snowball (www.harrogatesnowball.co.uk), The Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, December 2016
You've been absolutely fantastic to work with and we have been really grateful for your insights on running events. We were really pleased with the way the room looked and a lot of that came from your ideas, so thank you. On the night, The Nightjars were as fantastic as ever and we loved the atmosphere at the end of the night, when the dance floor was quite literally bouncing! Thanks again for a great night.
Jonny, president of the Yorkshire Players Ball, The Old Swan Hotel Ballroom and Garden Room, Harrogate, November 2016
Thank you so much for an amazing performance at The Country Ball last night. You were the consummate professionals, brilliant musicians, lovely to work with and you had everyone dancing from the moment you started playing. I will undoubtedly be highly recommending The Nightjars.
Margherita, organising committee member, The Country Ball for 370 people in teepees by www.papakata.co.uk at Ripley Castle Showfield near Harrogate with catering by www.friends4dinner.co.uk, November 2016
Thank you so much for Saturday night. Everyone had a fantastic time and it was great to see so many people dancing all evening.
Karen, event organiser for a Prom Ball for an independent school, Drax, July 2016
Once again The Nightjars were simply superb. Thank you to all of your team for another brilliant night, which hit the spot perfectly.
Captain, Pannal Golf Club , Summer Ball at www.pannalgc.co.uk, near Harrogate, June 2016
A huge thank you for your support at the ball! The Nightjars were fantastic and really got everyone into the party spirit!
Lisa, organiser, St Michael's Hospice Jewels of the Caribbean Ball, www.pavilionsofharrogate.co.uk, May 2016
photo by Clark Smith-Stanley, Profile Studios
Thanks for what was an absolutely fabulous performance and for the ultimate professionalism and attention to detail you gave in the weeks leading up to the event. I have never seen the dance floor so full at a Severn Trent Ball and so many people have said it was the best yet!
Caroline, organiser, Severn Trent WaterAid Ball, www.thevoxcentre.co.uk, Resorts World Birmingham, November 2015
Thank you, amazing as always and once again a lot of fantastic comments about The Nightjars.
George, president of the Yorkshire Players Ball in aid of www.shinecharity.org.uk, Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, November 2015
Thank you for entertaining us once again with your class performance. As usual you start playing and the dance floor is full till you stop.
Sue, Harrogate Candlelighters Ball, The Royal Hall Harrogate, October 2015.
Many thanks again for your contribution to last Saturday night's event. We're getting great feedback not least about The Nightjars! Thank you & your team for another great job.
Sheila, Appeal Director, Yorkshire Cancer Centre Ball, Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, September 2015
Another great performance. Well done. Please pass on my thanks to all the band who were magnificent.
Captain, Pannal Golf Club , Summer Ball at www.pannalgc.co.uk, June 2015
Thanks to all your band, you really made the night! My sore feet and aches and pains are a sign that the music was just fab!
Netty, organiser, Third Anniversary Ball, www.dementiaforward.org.uk, Majestic Hotel Ballroom, Harrogate, May 2015
Well it's all over now and we are still on a high. What an evening! All the pre-planning turned the event into a huge success and your calm professionalism was such a comfort to us. I think the audience spoke for themselves. It was the best night and I was so happy to see so many happy faces when I looked around. Please pass on my thanks to all your brilliant band members and to your sound engineer who worked so tirelessly all evening.
John, President of www.thelaos.com, 125th Anniversary Ball, Queens Hotel Ballroom, Leeds, May 2015
I just want to tell you all how thrilled we all were with The Nightjars performance. Everyone agreed you were once again superb and we were particularly impressed with the range of current songs in your sets. I judge the night's success by how many people danced on the carpet because the dance floor was full! A huge thank you once again.
Lesley, organising committee member, 'Smile with the Stars Ball' for 550 people in aid of www.leessmile.com, Centenary Pavilion, Elland Road, March 2015
Many thanks for the brilliant performance on Saturday night - so many people have commented how fantastic it was!
Jane, organiser, Open Arms Malawi Ball (www.openarmsmalawi.org) at the Royal Hall (www.royalhall.co.uk), Harrogate, February 2015
Thank you for making last night so amazing. You were fantastic, everyone talking about the Nightjars this morning at breakfast.
Alison, organiser, Sleigh Ball in aid of www.nspcc.org.uk, Rudding Park Hotel Harrogate, December 2014
You were on top form, as always, and based on the very full dance floor!
Will, president of the Yorkshire Players Ball in aid of www.thefriendsofalfiemartin.co.uk, Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, November 2014
Thank you so much once again for delivering a first class performance, you really did excel, the feedback has been fantastic. You are all such talented performers!
Sue, Harrogate Candlelighters Ball, The Royal Hall Harrogate, October 2014
Thanks for your contribution to what was a fabulous evening. I have had nothing but genuine compliments since. The Nightjars live sets were excellent. Thanks also for your help on the night with the microphone. Well done and again my thanks.
Captain, www.oakdalegolfclub.co.uk on the occasion of the OGC Centenary Ball at the Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, August 2014
WOW what a fantastic night we all had. The Nightjars were fabulous! I've been inundated with messages of thanks and compliments on such a great ball so thank you for making the evening an enjoyable one!
Amanda, committee member for co-educational independent day school PTA, marquee charity ball in North Yorkshire, June 2014
Another great night and as always the band was brilliant. We've rarely seen the dance floor so full or the members enjoying themselves so much. The Nightjars rock!
Men's & Ladies' Captains, www.pannalgc.co.uk, Summer Ball, June 2014
Thank you. It was a great pleasure to have The Nightjars at our Ball. We have received so many lovely compliments about the band and the atmosphere was fantastic. Thank you so much for a great evening of entertainment and brilliant customer service.
Krisztina, organiser, Saint Michael's Hospice 'Big Top Ball', www.pavilionsofharrogate.co.uk, May 2014
Thank you for putting on a great show. It was an amazing evening and you had loads of guests up and dancing!
Caroline and Diana, organisers, WaterAid Ball 2014, Doubletree Hilton, Milton Keynes, April 2014
'Thank you, feedback from guests about The Nightjars has been very good as always.'
Helen, organiser, 23 Club Ball, Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, March 2014.
"Thanks so much, you were fantastic as always!"
Katie, West of Yore Ball, marquee near Ripon, February 2014.
How absolutely fantastic the Nightjars were at the Snowball. We have had more comments than ever on the variety of music and how entertaining you were. Thank you again for making our evening.
Sally, www.harrogatesnowball.co.uk, Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, December 2013
Thank you so much for another brilliant performance on Saturday night, you absolutely nailed it! There has been nothing but positive feedback from everybody. 10/10!
Will, president of the Yorkshire Players Ball in aid of Martin House, Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, November 2013
Thank you so much from all on the committee for making our Candlelighters Ball such a fabulous night and a great success. Outstanding performance as usual and one of our guests said never had they been to an event with so many people on the dance floor all night, not wanting it to end!
Sue Patterson, Chair of Harrogate Candlelighters, www.candlelighters.org.uk, Moulin Rouge themed ball at the Royal Hall, Harrogate, October 2013
Everyone had a great night and your were superb. Thank you again.
Emma, organising committee, Holderness May Ball in a marquee, May 2013
Thanks. It was a fabulous night... everyone enjoyed the music.
Celebratory ball for a leading independent school, The Centenary Pavilion, Elland Road, Leeds, May 2013
Your support from planning to entertaining us on the night was invaluable. We have had nothing but compliments from our guests about the band, you truly did make it a night to remember.
Netty Newell, Community Liaison Officer, www.dementiaforward.org.uk fundraiser ball, Rudding Park Hotel, March 2013.
Thank you so much. Everybody I've spoken to has said how amazing the band were, so thank you, you made the night!
Jane, Open Arms Malawi Charity Ball (www.openarmsmalawi.org), Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, March 2013
We just want to thank you for a wonderful job again on Saturday night. Everyone really enjoyed the music
Alex, on behalf of the organisers of a fundraising ball for the friends of a group of leading independent schools, Harrogate, February 2013
You and the rest of the band did a brilliant job and kept the dance floor full all night. Thanks also for the great MC job you did
Jayne, committee member for co-educational independent day school PTA, Marquee charity ball in North Yorkshire, June 2012
Thanks again for your excellent work preparing for and performing at the dinner dance. I thought your live music sets were great – modern but accessible!
President, 23 Club Ball, Majestic Hotel, March 2012
Feedback has been fantastic - you [The Nightjars] were brilliant in your ‘live lounge' set during dinner and absolutely rocked the roof off during your main set.
Trustee for the Lee Johnson Memorial Fund, "Smile with the Stars Ball" for 650 guests, Leeds United Centenary Pavilion, February 2012
Well what can I say! THANK YOU SO MUCH. What an absolutely fantastic night. Much fun was had by all, you guys were brilliant!
Fiona & Steve Maltby, Organisers of Chrissy's Quest Ball www.chrissysquest.co.uk, Cedar Court Harrogate, October 2011
Thank you so much - not only was the Nightjars performance outstanding, you and the rest of the group were such a pleasure to work with. The dance floor was never empty and the praise for you and the band has been universal.
Deborah Garcia, Harrogate Grammar School Ball, Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate, June 2011
We received some wonderful feedback and everyone thought the live music was fantastic!
Julia Bentley, Organising Committee Member, Butterfly Ball, HLC Sports Hall, Harrogate, June 2011
A huge thanks to you and the band. Your performance throughout the whole evening was fantastic and set the atmosphere for a great night. It has been lovely to work with such professional, friendly and reliable people who provide an outstanding quality of musical entertainment. The band is so versatile with exceptional vocal talent and excellent value for money. Hope we can work with you again.
Helen Murphy (organiser), 23 Club Ball, Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, March 2011
Thanks so much for Saturday at the Blue Lion. You went down a storm!
Alison Ingram, organiser, West of Yore Ball, marquee at www.thebluelion.co.uk, February 2011.
It was by far the best decision made to have you as our live entertainment at the event. You and your colleagues were professional, polite, easy to work with and above all else, simply the greatest live entertainment I have ever come across at any of the many events like this I have been privileged to have attended. Comments all night were about how fabulous the band were. Thank you so much for being part of what was a very special occasion for Lou and I.
Ben & Louise Wardleworth, organisers of the Annabelle Rose Trust Ball www.annabellerosetrust.org, Queens Hotel Leeds, October 2010
On behalf of the committee, we would like to thank you very much indeed for creating such an amazing performance at this year's ball. Our guests loved The Nightjars and one of the guaranteed pieces of feedback we hear year after year is "please bring back the same band next year"!
Annabel Search, Harrogate Candlelighters Ball, Harewood House, October 2010
A huge thank you for last night. I felt the event was a huge success and everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves - the choice of music and delivery were fantastic - thank you to you and your amazing band.
Julia Bentley, organiser, Harrogate Ladies College Sixth Form Ball, Old Swan Hotel Harrogate, July 2010
The best performance yet! You created a most wonderful atmosphere through-out dinner a then a perfect dancing set. Our guests loved you.
Carol Dawson, Event Organiser, Pendle Craven "Winter Olympics" Ball, Rendezvous Hotel, Skipton, February 2010
We all had a fabulous time and as always, the Nightjars were superb
Sally Bickerton, Committee Member, Snowball, Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, December 2009
Our guests were positively raving about The Nightjars! Your enthusiasm and professionalism before, during and after our fundraising event is greatly appreciated. Having a great band play such a wonderful and diverse range of music is obviously the primary aim for any event organiser, but The Nightjars go that extra mile and that's why we will welcome your return to our main event of the year.
Sheila O'Shea, Appeal Director, Yorkshire Cancer Centre, Yorkshire Cancer Centre Ball, Hotel Majestic, September 2009
Thank you all very much indeed for performing at the ball. We have had some very positive feedback about all your excellent talents and your performance definitely enhanced the evening.
Trish Telfer SDBTT Northern Ball Committee, York Racecourse Voltigeur Suite, March 2009
The Nightjars made the evening and we have had some terrific feedback
Mervyn Darby, Harrogate Theatre Fundraising Valentines Ball, Majestic Hotel, February 2009
Thank you... we received nothing but fab feedback from guests about just how great you were!
Annabel Search, Candlelighters Ball featuring Julian Clary, Harrogate International Centre, November 2008
Thanks so much for doing such a great job on Saturday. The crowd loved your band!
Sandra Light, MD Scotland Unlimited, BIFM Scotland Region Annual Grand Ball organised by FMevents (a division of Scotland Unlimited), Radisson SAS, Glasgow, September 2007
We have just had our post-ball wash up session and everyone was raving about how good you guys were! Thanks
Tracy Fawcett, Organiser, NHC Summer Ball, Hardwick Hall, Sedgefield, August 2007
...a big thank you...all of our guests commented on what a wonderful evening it was. The band were superb...
Victoria Miller, ATKINS, BIFM North Ball organised by FMevents (a division of Scotland Unlimited) at the Midland Hotel, Manchester, June 2007
Wow...you were the best band I've ever seen! People commented that you were fantastic and said it was one of the best balls they've been to!
Hazel Barry, MD of H2k Ltd and organiser of "H2k Have a Heart Ball", Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, June 2007
It was a great night and you all did a fantastic job
Jane Silver, Acorn Committee member, Outreach Charity Ball, Manchester Town Hall, February 2007
Snowball, Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, Dec 2006
Generate a Fortune Charity Ball, Edinburgh International Conference Centre, November 2006
"Thanks for your superb performance at our Summer Ball. You were fantastic and kept our guests dancing all evening."
Michelle Punshon, Northern Housing Consortium, Hardwick Hall Marquee, Sedgefield, August 2006
"You were fantastic! Everybody loved the band!"
Emma Edgar, Candlelighters Ball, Majestic Hotel, November 2005
"You guys were fantastic, thanks so much. The whole event was a huge success and you really contributed to that."
Jenny Wain, HBOS Taking Care of Tomorrow West Yorkshire Charity Gala, Queens Hotel, October 2005
"As chair of the committee I was determined that we booked The Nightjars for our charity ball. The dance floor was alive and kicking from start to finish and I didn't think the shouts for encore at the end would ever stop!"
Susy Waddington, Curious Incident Ball, Majestic Hotel, September 2005
"...everyone said how fantastic they thought you all were. Please pass on my thanks to the rest of the band..."
Jill Ward, Organiser, Millennium Stakes Ball, Wetherby Race Course. April 2005
"You were fantastic... my feet are bruised from dancing! Many thanks for a truly memorable night."
Rebecca Booth, Glitter Ball Committee (Martin House Children's Hospice), Majestic Hotel, Harrogate. February 2005
"Thank you - the music was great as usual!"
Louise Hudson, Glitter Ball Committee, February 2005
"I have seldom been to a function where the dance floor was so crowded all evening, and this is a testament both to your skilful selection of music and to your verve and enthusiasm as a group."
Lilian Mina, Chairman, Royal Hall Working Group, Royal Hall Ball, Majestic Hotel, Harrogate