Harvey has given notice to Bert's Bar that come the end of May he'll be taking a break from hosting the Thursday night quizzes. He's taking the summer off but hopes to be back in the autumn. He would like to thank all the regular teams for coming along on a Thursday night and hopes that he's provided you with some fun and entertainment as well as a bit of good-natured banter!
On the evening of Friday 3rd April Harvey and Jack Anderson, along with their friend and exceptional bassist Jamie Hogg, played at McSorley's Bar in Edinburgh, a venue that was new to Harvey and Jack The bar was very busy as you would expect for a Friday night and their music appeared to be appreciated by the punters. They enjoyed playing and hope to be back there sometime in the near future.
Harvey is pleased to announce that he's been invited to return to Bert's Bar (in Edinburgh's West End) to host the Thursday night quizzes starting on 20th February. He hopes that all the regular quiz teams will be back and looks forward to seeing you all again.
Due to the attitude of a new manager brought in to Bert's Bar Harvey terminated the quiz nights at the pub on 21st November. Harvey would like to thank all the regular Thursday night teams and also the girls of the bar staff for their support relating to this matter. He will post a notice both on this site and on Facebook if he takes on the role of Quiz Master at another venue.
Harvey is now hosting the quiz nights in Bert's Bar, William Street, Edinburgh on Thursdays at 9.00pm. If you fancy a couple of drinks and a bit of banter he'll be very pleased to see you. That means he will now be performing at the music nights in the Grassmarket Bar on Tuesday evenings.
The year 2013 is almost upon us. Harvey hopes that everyone to whom he's played music or hosted a quiz for in 2012 has a happy and prosperous new year.
Harvey's first quiz of the new year will take place at the Grange Club, Edinburgh on Friday 4th January and he hopes to continue playing music at the Jinglin' Geordie on Thursday nights throughout the year.
Harvey hosted a quiz night at the Grange Club on the evening of 5th October. Ten teams took part and the event was dedicated to the memory of the late Grange Club steward Margaret McCullim.
Harvey hosted a quiz night at the Brewers' Fayre in Monifieth on the evening of Thursday 27th September. Several teams competed for a lucrative cash prize! During the course of the evening a collection was taken in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital to which all competitors donated generously.
Harvey ran a quiz night for the Brewin Dolphin Touch League at Broughton Rugby Club on Wednesday 13th June. The event, which consisted of nine teams, appeared to be enjoyed by all participants and a considerable sum of money was raised during the evening for St. Columba's Hospice in Edinburgh.