Steel band refuses to play at UKIP event in Croydon

A steel band was booked for UKIP's mini carnival in Croydon. But the musicians refused to play after claiming they had no idea it was a political event.

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The moment steel band booked for the Croydon 'anti-racism carnival' realised it was organised by @ukip http://t.co/NwOYpzqN2u

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the very definition of #thatawkwardmoment: when you realise your steel band has inadvertently joined UKIP http://t.co/fpowzZccKs

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