David Fillery Wins 2016 Close-up Competion and the 2016 Midlands Champion of Champions


David took the double this year in our clubs close up competition and followed on the week after to win the Midlands Champion of Champions competition. David’s act was themed around making a cocktail where all the materials required, liquids, fruit, ice etc all appeared from nowhere!

David is pictured receiving the Trophy from our President Mark Traversoni.


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Alan Cooper Wins the 2015 Stage Competition


Alan Cooper won this years stage competition and as well as the title and trophy he wins 2 tickets to our annual dinner.

Alan performed a mentalism act which had even the most experience members in the room scratching their heads how he did it!

The act featured some amazing mind reading and a routine that predicted lottery numbers ahead of them being selected by the audience.

Alan is pictured being presented with the trophy by President Mark Traversoni.

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Frank Allen Win 2015 Close-Up Competition

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This years close up competition was hard fought with 8 competitors entering.

Frank came out a worthy winner with a very slick and well presented routine. The main pieces of his act were a coin routine where coins appeared and moved between two small boxes in an impossible way, and a very original dice and cup routine.

Frank now goes on to represent the club in the Midlands Champion of Champions competition.

Frank is pictured above with President Mark Traversoni presenting the trophy.

Matthew Redmond Wins 2014 Stage Competition


On 17th September Matthew Redmond won the 2014 competition with a comedy silk disappearance, his own egg bag and Pom Pom routines, interspersed with comedy quips and one liners.

2 others members competed and were watched by the membership and invited guest who had a very enjoyable evening.

Paul Kybert our President (left) is pictured presenting the Stage Shield to Matthew.

Kev G Wins 2014 Close-Up Competition


Kev G came out as winner of this years Close-Up Competition. With a back in time themed routine, amongst his effects cards re-boxed and sealed themselves with the spectators signed card inside finishing with the signed card frozen in ice. The competition was tough this year with all the entrants putting on a good show.

Kev now goes on to represent the club at the Midlands Champion of Champions Competition.