Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 – Bearded Bands by Simon Heaton

The following images were taken by Simon Heaton during the Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up Grand Finale in The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, North Yorkshire, UK. enjoy.. use the contact form if you’d like full sized prints. All profits to Prostate Cancer UK. Important :- Please do not crop or use without asking first and if sharing add acknowledgements and a link back to this page. Thankyou ūüôā ….More Images by other photographers on their way.

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Ben Slack b/w -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band РBen Slack b/w -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Steven Nixon B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band РSteven Nixon B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Andy Johnson B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band РAndy Johnson B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Ben Slack B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band РBen Slack B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Steven Nixon B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

The Blind Dead McJones Band РSteven Nixon B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Ben Slack b/w -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

The Blind Dead McJones Band РBen Slack b/w -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton

Martin G'dfather Nettles - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

Martin G’dfather Nettles – colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ¬©Simon Heaton

Martin G'dfather Nettles - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

Martin G’dfather Nettles – colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ¬©Simon Heaton

Martin G'dfather Nettles - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

Martin G’dfather Nettles – colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ¬©Simon Heaton

Mark Snow - King Edward - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Mark Snow РKing Edward Рcolour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton 2013

Jack Hewitt - Full Beard with styled Moustache - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Jack Hewitt РFull Beard with styled Moustache Рcolour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton 2013

Tenfoot Ukes - Bearded Ukeleles - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Tenfoot Ukes РBearded Ukeleles Рcolour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton 2013

Tenfoot Ukes - Lucy Marsden - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

Tenfoot Ukes РLucy Marsden Рcolour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton

Tenfoot Ukes - unknown beard - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Tenfoot Ukes Рunknown beard Рcolour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton 2013

Sloth Fantasy - Annabelle Godbold colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Sloth Fantasy РAnnabelle Godbold colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton 2013

Sloth Fantasy - Hannah Sprague colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Sloth Fantasy РHannah Sprague colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 РTBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK Р©Simon Heaton 2013

Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 – Beard Comp Results

Yorkshire Beard Day – Beard Comp results

Artistic Stubble
 1st place = Alec Phillip Saul Vickerson
Goatee
 1st place = Paul Coupe
King Edward
 1st place = Mark Snow
 2nd place = Ernest Acquah
 3rd place = Joseph Irving
Verdi
 1st place = Hayden Long
 2nd place = Steve Hemmings
Natural Full Beard styled moustache
 1st place = Jack Hewit
 2nd place = Anthony Springall
Natural Full Beard
 1st place = Michael Legge
 2nd place = Alex Willis
 3rd place = Ben Slack
Full Beard Freestyle
 1st place = Dave Balmford
False Beard freestyle
 1st place = Nicola Button (Hairy Boppins)
 2nd place = Catherine Ware (beard by Debbie Hill)
 3rd place = Lucy Marsden
Overall winner / best in show / Yorkshire Beard Day Beard 2013
 1st = Michael Legge (Natural Full Beard)
 2nd = Mark Snow (King Edward)
 3rd = Jack Hewitt (Natural Full Beard with Styled Moustache)
Judges were….

Dawne louise Cooper –¬†Racoon international Artistic team

David Alcorn – President Leeds Met. Students’ Union & member of The British Beard Club.

Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 – Bearded Bands

The Blind Dead McJones Band

The Blind Dead McJones Band

Here are some of the Bearded Bands in no particular order that will be entertaining you whilst you are admiring some glorious beards this Sunday 3rd March at the Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 – Northern Beards Meet Up…. will add some links to their music shortly…

The Blind Dead McJones Band –¬†Original Bearded Blues Band from Leeds

Tenfoot Ukes –¬†Hull based Bearded Ukulele Orchestra

Martin G’Father Nettles¬†– Bearded Punk Poet from Leeds

Sloth¬†Fantasy –¬†electro/synth pop beards

Acapulco Gold РOriginal four piece band from York

The Jonny Yeoman Jazz Quartet РFour extremely talented student musicians from Leeds College of Music

 

here are some photos….

The Jonny Yeoman¬†Jazz Quartet –¬†Leeds College of Music

The Jonny Yeoman Jazz Quartet

The Jonny Yeoman Jazz Quartet

Tenfoot Ukes – Hull based Ukulele Orchestra

Tenfoot Ukes - Hull based Ukulele Orchestra

Tenfoot Ukes – Hull based Ukulele Orchestra

Acapulco Gold – Original four piece band from York

Acapulco Gold

Acapulco Gold

The Blind Dead McJones Band –¬†Original Blues Band from Leeds

Blind Dead McJones – Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica, Diddley Bow, Kazoo.
Ben “Buddy” Slack – Guitar.
Steven “Wee-Man” Nixon – Drums.
Andy “The Cake” Johnson – Bass

The Blind Dead McJones Band

The Blind Dead McJones Band

Martin G’Father Nettles – Punk Poet from Leeds

Martin G'Father Nettles

Martin G’Father Nettles

Sloth Fantasy –¬†electro/synth pop beards

Sloth Fantasy

Sloth Fantasy

 

Almost Yorkshire Beard O’Clock

Past Times Studios, 40 Eastborough, Scarborough, UK. will be open from 10am til about 2.30ish on Sunday 3rd March the morning of Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 – Northern Beards Meet Up. Special Bearded Discount available for those wearing a beard. No appointment needed, photos printed while you wait.

Past Times Studios Beard Portrait

Past Times Studios Beard Portrait

Past Times Studios Family Portrait

Past Times Studios Family Portrait

 

Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 limited edition T-shirts

We have had some limited edition Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 t-shirts screen printed by Dots Printhaus of Leeds http://dotsprint.co.uk/ special thanks to Sofia and her bearded team. Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 Beardy McBeard Illustration created by the artist David Litchfield. http://davidlitchfieldillustration.com