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Mon 20th October
8.00pm to 10.30pm
Club NIght @ Devizes Folk Club
Lamb Inn, Devizes
Floor spots. Sing, play or just listen. Raffle. All welcome.
Mon 20th October
8.00pm
The Snapes
Foresters Arms, Tonbridge
The legendary Peter & Barbara Snape from Lancashire.
Mon 20th October
9.00pm
Traditional music session
The Star, Godalming
Every Monday at the Star. Free. Just turn up. Mainly traditional English, Scottish and Irish music.
Tue 21st October
7.00pm to 10.30pm
World Unlimited present
Kingskerswell Parish Church, Newton Abbot
Baskery + support Crow Puppets
Tue 21st October
8.00pm to 10.00pm
Tæppa's Tump Morris workshop
Furze Platt Memorial Hall, Maidenhead
Tæppa's Tump Ladies Morris dancers start their free taster evenings every Tuesday. Keep fit & enjoy
Tue 21st October
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Singaround @ Bradford Folk Club
Cellar Bar, Swan Hotel, Bradford-on-Avon
Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen.
Tue 21st October
8.00pm
Morley Folk Club
United Services Club, Leeds
Shaun Hutch, an acoustic singer/songwriter from Sheffield. Floor singers always welcome.
Wed 22nd October
7.00pm to 9.00pm
Folk Song in England: Level 1
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Explore the history of the English folk song in these evening seminars from folk scholar Steve Roud
Wed 22nd October
7.30pm to 11.00pm
World Unlimited presents
Hare & Hounds, Birmingham
Wille & The Bandits + support Mark Black & Adam Sweet
Wed 22nd October
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Forty Tenth Promotions Presents
The Musician, Leicester
The Old Dance School + Michael Webster
Thu 23rd October
7.15pm to 9.15pm
Moseley Village Band
St. Columba's Church Hall, Birmingham
The band meets on the second and fourth Thursday of each month to make music.
Thu 23rd October
7.30pm to 10.30pm
Folk Rising
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Featuring: Leonie Evans | Ottergear | Sophie ter Schure | Lords of Thyme
Thu 23rd October
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Spotlight Night @ Acoustic Oak
Royal Oak, Corsham, Corsham
Lots of floor spots. Raffle. All welcome.
Thu 23rd October
8.00pm
Orpington Folk Club
The Change of Horses, Farnborough, Nr Orpington
Dave Ellis & Boo Howard. Very warm welcome return for one of our favourite duos.
Thu 23rd October
8.30pm to 11.00pm
Topic Folk Club
Glyde House, Bradford
Haddo. Top quality music on harmonica, melodeon and fiddle from this hugely talented duo.
Fri 24th October
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Foc's'le Folk Club
FO'C'SLE FOLK CLUB, Southampton
JEFF HENRY in our 'local heroes' series, plus singaround as well!
Fri 24th October
8.15pm to 11.00pm
Swindon folksingers Club
Ashford Road Club (Upstairs), Swindon
Swindon Folksingers Club - Special Guest - John Conolly
Fri 24th October
8.15pm to 11.15pm
The Ram Folk Club
The Old Cranleighan Club, Thames Ditton
JAMES KEELAGHAN & HUGH McMILLAN: A perfect pairing of songwriting, singing and playing skills
Sat 25th October
7.30pm
The Ropewalk
Ropery Hall, Barton upon Humber
The Lucy Ward Band: Showcasing the music of Folk Award winner Lucy Ward & featuring O'Hooley & Tidow
Sat 25th October
7.45pm
Blackbeard's Tea Party
Canada Water Culture Space, London
Blackbeard's Tea Party bring you an unforgettable folk/rock extravaganza.
Sat 25th October
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Shammick Acoustic concert
Pack o' Cards, Combe Martin
Lester Simpson, solo performance by this member of Coope, Boyes & Simpson + local support
Sat 25th October
8.00pm to 11.30pm
Poynton Ceilidh
Poynton Community Centre, Stockport
Shropshire Heroes, caller Dave Ball
Sun 26th October
7.30pm to 10.45pm
WOOLSTON & BURSLEDON FOLK CLUB
Bursledon Village Hall, Southampton
Singaround/Session Night - informal evening - sing a song, play a tune, tell a story or listen!
Sun 26th October
7.30pm to 11.00pm
World Unlimited presents
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Birmingham
Caddy Cooper
Sun 26th October
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Grimsby Folk Club
Spiders Web Carr Lane Grimsby, Grimsby
Club Night - all singers musicians, poets welcome to perform
Sun 26th October
8.00pm
Lucy Ward Sings presents @
Marsden Mechanics Hall, Huddersfield
The Lucy Ward Band: Showcasing the music of Folk Award winner Lucy Ward & featuring O'Hooley & Tidow
Sun 26th October
8.00pm to 10.45pm
Meet in the Hedge
The Feathers, Wymondham
A monthly acoustic music club in Wymondham's best real ale pub. New performers welcome.
Sun 26th October
8.00pm
Wimbledon Acoustic Music Session
Hand in Hand, Wimbledon
Aspiring or experienced musicians and singers are welcome at these informal sessions.
Mon 27th October
10.00am to 12.30pm
Fun With Folk Dance
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
A fun-filled course of folk dance and song for children aged 6 – 9 years old.
Mon 27th October
2.00pm to 4.30pm
Get Your Folk On! Juniors
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
A great opportunity for 9 - 12 year olds to join our folk music programme!
Mon 27th October
7.30pm to 11.00pm
World Unlimited presents
Hare & Hounds, Birmingham
Tarras Minor
Mon 27th October
9.00pm
Traditional music session
The Star, Godalming
Every Monday at the Star. Free. Just turn up. Mainly traditional English, Scottish and Irish music.
Tue 28th October
10.00am to 12.30pm
Fun With Folk Dance
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
A fun-filled course of folk dance and song for children aged 6 – 9 years old.
Tue 28th October
2.00pm to 4.30pm
Get Your Folk On! Juniors
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
A great opportunity for 9 - 12 year olds to join our folk music programme!
Tue 28th October
7.30pm to 11.00pm
World Unlimited presents
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Birmingham
Baskery + support
Tue 28th October
7.30pm to 10.30pm
Cramlington Folk Club
Clef & Cask (formally The Hind, Cramlington
Sunjay Brayne
Tue 28th October
8.00pm to 10.00pm
Tæppa's Tump Morris workshop
Furze Platt Memorial Hall, Maidenhead
Tæppa's Tump Ladies Morris dancers start their free taster evenings every Tuesday. Keep fit & enjoy
Tue 28th October
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Geoffrey Lakeman @ Bradford Folk Club
Cellar Bar, Swan Hotel, Bradford-on-Avon
Stalwart the of West Country folk scene. Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen.
Wed 29th October
10.30am to 4.30pm
Get Your Folk On!
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Aged 12-18 and interested in folk music? Why not take part in Get Your Folk On!
Wed 29th October
7.00pm to 9.00pm
Folk Song in England: Level 1
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Explore the history of the English folk song in these evening seminars from folk scholar Steve Roud
Wed 29th October
7.30pm
Celebrate Voice Folk Night
Medieval Hall, Salisbury
Celebrate Voice present Sam Lee & Friends as their Folk Night artists for the inaugral 2014 Festival
Wed 29th October
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Forty Tenth Promotions Presents
The Musician, Leicester
Baskery + Homeless Shakespeare
Thu 30th October
10.30am to 4.30pm
Get Your Folk On!
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Aged 12-18 and interested in folk music? Why not take part in Get Your Folk On!
Thu 30th October
7.30pm to 11.00pm
World Unlimited presents
Hare & Hounds, Birmingham
Martyn Joseph
Thu 30th October
7.30pm to 10.30pm
Concert - Kathryn Tickell & The Side
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Northumbrian musician Kathryn brings her exciting new ensemble to London for a special autumn show.
Thu 30th October
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Singers' Night @ Acoustic Oak
Royal Oak, Corsham, Corsham
Lots of floor spots. Raffle. All welcome.
Thu 30th October
8.00pm
Orpington Folk Club
The Change of Horses, Farnborough, Nr Orpington
Singers & Musicians Night
Thu 30th October
8.15pm to 10.30pm
While & Matthews
The Hen & Chicken, Bristol
Winners in the Best Duo category at the 2009 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards
Thu 30th October
8.15pm to 11.00pm
Bromsgrove Folk Club
Catshill Club, Bromsgrove
James Keelaghan
Fri 31st October
10.30am to 4.30pm
Get Your Folk On!
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Aged 12-18 and interested in folk music? Why not take part in Get Your Folk On!
Fri 31st October
7.00pm
The Goose Is Out!
The Ivy House, Nunhead
Steve Tilston, Kate Denny, Jess Morgan. Real ale, pub food available, Door 7pm.
Fri 31st October
7.30pm to 10.30pm
The "No Frills" Ceilidhs at Rose Lane
St Mary's church hall, Pinchbeck
The Beltonas, Sue Gray, Slapdash Appalachian & home-made cake. Free Tea/Coffee or bring your own.
Fri 31st October
7.45pm
Carlisle Folk and Blues Club
Sunset Suite, Carlisle
The Lucy Ward Band: Showcasing the music of Folk Award winner Lucy Ward & featuring O'Hooley & Tidow
Fri 31st October
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Foc's'le Folk Club
FO'C'SLE FOLK CLUB, Southampton
SINGAROUND - come and sing, tell a story, play a tune, join in, or just listen to others.
Fri 31st October
8.00pm to 11.30pm
Unicorn Ceilidhs
The Old Town Hall, Baldock
Albireo w Lisa Heywood. Formed in 2001, a 5 piece band playing 11 instruments! www.albireo.co.uk
Fri 31st October
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Friars Folk & Roots - Folk @ The Frog Barn
Friars Folk at Frog & Fiddle, Cheltenham
Mad Dog Mcrea bring their jiggery folkery to the Frog and Fiddle!
Fri 31st October
8.15pm to 11.15pm
The Ram Folk Club
The Old Cranleighan Club, Thames Ditton
CRAOBH RUA: The Belfast 'supergroup' bring their thrilling sound to Thames Ditton
Sat 1st November
10.30am to 4.00pm
Saturday Folk Music Workshops
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Come and enjoy teaching from professional folk musicians
Sat 1st November
4.00pm to 7.30pm
Spooky Sprint Nottingham 2014
National Water Sports Centre, Nottingham
A race in the dark with only a head torch to light your way - www.parkinsons.org.uk/spookysprint
Sat 1st November
7.00pm to 10.30pm
World Unlimited present
Kingskerswell Parish Church, Newton Abbot
Tarras Minor + support
Sat 1st November
7.30pm to 11.00pm
Bridport Ceilidhs
St Mary's Church House Hall, Bridport
Chris Toyne with Simon Maplesden calling
Sat 1st November
7.30pm to 10.15pm
Wychwood Folk Club
Tiddy Hall, Ascott -u- Wychwood
Sunjay Brayne + support by 15 String Trio. BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award Nominee
Sat 1st November
8.00pm
Haddenham Ceilidh
Haddenham Village Hall, Haddenham
Gawkey in concert; Dance to Phoenix Dance Band caller Sue Barker; Watch Stoney Steppers
Sun 2nd November
10.00am to 5.00pm
More Morris, Better Morris, in schools and beyond
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
A day of presentations and practical sessions on the delivery of high-quality morris dance workshops
Sun 2nd November
11.00am to 5.00pm
Singing Workshop with Sandra Kerr
The Dark Horse, Birmingham
What Makes Folk Song Special? a day workshop with Sandra Kerr looking at these songs we love to sing
Sun 2nd November
2.30pm
The John Lanagan Band
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London
The John Lanagan Band
Sun 2nd November
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Grimsby Folk Club
Spiders Web Carr Lane Grimsby, Grimsby
Club Night - all singers musicians, poets welcome to perform
Mon 3rd November
8.00pm
Hannah Sanders & Liz Simmons
Foresters Arms, Tonbridge
Two voices in perfect harmony from opposite sides of the Atlantic.
Tue 4th November
7.30pm to 11.00pm
World Unlimited presents
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Birmingham
Mairearad Green and Anna Massie
Tue 4th November
7.30pm to 10.00pm
Film Screening - City Folk + Producer Q&A
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
A documentary exploring the English Country Dance movement in the USA over the last 100 years.
Tue 4th November
7.30pm to 10.30pm
Cramlington Folk Club
Clef & Cask (formally The Hind, Cramlington
James Keelaghan
Tue 4th November
8.00pm to 10.00pm
Tæppa's Tump Morris workshop
Furze Platt Memorial Hall, Maidenhead
Tæppa's Tump Ladies Morris dancers start their free taster evenings every Tuesday. Keep fit & enjoy
Tue 4th November
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Singaround @ Bradford Folk Club
Cellar Bar, Swan Hotel, Bradford-on-Avon
Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen.
Tue 4th November
8.00pm
Morley Folk Club
United Services Club, Leeds
Strid - Jennie Kiff and Simon Allan, a Yorkshire based acoustic duo. Floor singers always welcome.
Wed 5th November
7.00pm to 9.00pm
Folk Song in England: Level 1
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Explore the history of the English folk song in these evening seminars from folk scholar Steve Roud
Wed 5th November
7.30pm to 11.00pm
World Unlimited presents
Hare & Hounds, Birmingham
Ferocious Dog + supports The Band From County Hell & Emily Howard:
Wed 5th November
8.00pm
Tales and Ales at the Prince of Wales
The Prince of Wales, Birmingham
Come to our friendly story session where you can can sit in a snug room and listen to a tale or two
Wed 5th November
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Thornbridge @ Seend Acoustic
Seend Community Centre, Seend
Fabulous harmonies of traditional songs. Support from Graham Ball. Floor spots. Huge raffle.
Wed 5th November
8.15pm to 11.15pm
Spalding Folk Club
South Holland Centre, Spalding
James Keelaghan and Hugh McMillan
Thu 6th November
7.30pm to 10.30pm
Folk Rising
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Featuring: Hanami | Mick Squalor | Carrie Tree | Patch and the Giant
Thu 6th November
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Singers' Night @ Acoustic Oak
Royal Oak, Corsham, Corsham
Lots of floor spots. Raffle. All welcome.
Thu 6th November
8.00pm to 10.00pm
Traditional Song Session
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Birmingham
A chance to sing and listen to traditional songs in a friendly and informal environment.
Fri 7th November
8.00pm to 11.00pm
FO'C'SLE FOLK CLUB
FO'C'SLE FOLK CLUB, Southampton
Exciting young folk/blues singer SUNJAY BRAYNE makes his Southampton debut.
Fri 7th November
8.00pm to 11.55pm
Forty Tenth Promotions Presents
The Musician, Leicester
Leatherat + Roz Bruce Infusion
Fri 7th November
8.00pm
Folk at the Maltings
Maltings Arts Theatre, St Albans
Hertfordshire Folk Songs including songs from Emily Joiner and the Page Family of Chiswell Green
Fri 7th November
8.00pm to 11.30pm
Phoenix Ceilidh
Adlington Community Centre, Chorley
Ceilidh with Random, Trevor Suckling calling.
Fri 7th November
8.15pm to 11.15pm
The Ram Folk Club
The Old Cranleighan Club, Thames Ditton
Dave Ellis and Boo Howard bring their gentle charm and fabulous songs to The Ram Club
Sat 8th November
10.30am to 4.00pm
Saturday Folk Music Workshops
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Come and enjoy teaching from professional folk musicians
Sat 8th November
7.30pm to 11.00pm
Nottingham Folk Dance Group
Woodborough Village Hall, Woodborough
Mark Elvins calling with music by Skylark
Sat 8th November
7.30pm
Oxfolk Ceilidhs
Kennington Village Hall, Oxford
Bedlam with callers Andrew Swaine and Sarah Clough
Sat 8th November
7.30pm
Buffalo Gals at Chilthorne Domer Recreation Centre
Chilthorne Domer, Yeovil
Old-time country string band: USA-derived lively soulful music with thrilling percussive step-dance.
Sat 8th November
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Shammick Acoustic Open Night
Pack o' Cards, Combe Martin
An opportunity for anyone to sing, play or say, or just to enjoy.
Sun 9th November
2.30pm to 4.30pm
Palace of Tears tour
Green Note Cafe, Camden
Ray Cooper, formerly Chopper of Oysterband, presents songs from his new solo album 'Palace of Tears'
Sun 9th November
3.00pm to 5.00pm
Family Barn Dance
Cecil Sharp House, Camden
Bring the entire family to dance simple, lively routines from the British Isles to live music!
Sun 9th November
7.30pm to 11.00pm
The Goose Is Out!
The Old Nun's Head, Nunhead
Singaround! Friendly and informal. Singers (inc. beginners) and listeners welcome. Real ale!
Sun 9th November
7.30pm to 10.45pm
WOOLSTON & BURSLEDON FOLK CLUB
Bursledon Village Hall, Southampton
Guest Night: GEORGE WILSON - the one and only! - a true entertainer! Mark it in your diaries NOW!
Sun 9th November
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Forty Tenth Promotions Presents
The Musician, Leicester
Blackbeard's Tea Party + Greenman Rising
Sun 9th November
8.30pm to 11.00pm
Shammick Abroad concert
The George Hotel, South Molton
Rag Mama Rag, unique duo playing country blues to ragtime.
Tue 11th November
7.30pm to 10.30pm
Cramlington Folk Club
Clef & Cask (formally The Hind, Cramlington
Bram Taylor
Tue 11th November
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Ami Kaelyn @ Bradford Folk Club
Cellar Bar, Swan Hotel, Bradford-on-Avon
Multi-instrumental singer/ songwriter. Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen.