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Eager Beaver

Informal; a person who performs one's duties diligently and enthusiastically and who may request more duties as a result. An eager beaver may be ambitious or may simply have an exceptional work ethic. An eager beaver may become a good employee or a successful business owner.
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Our regular guests include Dave James of the Eager Beavers, Bob Davison from Bob Tempest and the Buccaneers, drummers Nigel Lomas, Bobby Woodman, Matt Campbell and Andy of the Wildcats.
On this occasion the stage was filled by some of those high rollers from the rock 'n' roll scene including Sam Smith of the Skabilly Rebels, Dave James from the Eager Beavers and legendary rock drummer Bobbie Clarke (more about this guy in a forthcoming Backbeat).
Our builders have long preferred cash and are not known for being eager beavers.
Gradi's eager beavers had Watford in disarray from the off with Ashton, in his first season in the squad, twice going close with fierce strikes.
And at least the date change will achieve its primary object of allowing BMOS to go for big shows when they become newly available, instead of being beaten to the punch by the eager beavers among the dozens of smaller operatic societies in the area who have come in droves to snap up Me and My Girl, Singin' in the Rain andCrazy for You .
A bigger room at the same venue has now been booked for reformed rockabilly band The Eager Beavers, who were well known in Coventry in the 80s and early 90s.
I hadn't actually had a chance to look at the route beforehand so I was trying to pace myself and save some energy for the last leg, especially when the eager beavers went storming off ahead at a terrifying pace.
The only non-original was the great Vince Taylor's Brand New Cadillac (a personal fave of mine), the Clash had covered the song and punked it up a little, the Eager Beavers reclaimed it and it sits perfectly with their own songs.
Eager Beavers had a great local following in the past and we are looking forward to playing to local crowds again.
Ooh, David's got loads of websites dedicated to him," I was quickly informed and the Beeb told me thousands of eager beavers write for the chance to take part in his show and meet the great man.