Ukulele world record attempt

Children are gathered at Southampton Football Club in an attempt to break the world record of ukulele players.

4000 people attempt to break ukulele record

Nearly 4000 people gathered at the grounds of Southampton Football Club as they attempt to set a new world record for the largest ukulele ensemble.

They were joined by childrens' presenter, Justin Fletcher MBE, as well as the Chairman of Hampshire County Council.

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4000 people gathered to break the world record of ukulele

They played 30 minutes of well known songs on their ukuleles.

The current record of 2,134 participants in a ukulele ensemble, which was held at Brick Warehouse in Kanagawa, Japan in 2012