Huw Knight and Viv Bell – 28th May Fundraiser – with special guest Jim Rolt

Americana and songs closer to home… Huw Knight and Viv Bell are an acoustic duo who play mostly original material – featuring vocal harmonies and distinctive guitars. They would describe their music as a mixture of alternative folk and country rock. They have been playing together since 2018, and have performed at numerous venues acrossContinue reading “Huw Knight and Viv Bell – 28th May Fundraiser – with special guest Jim Rolt”

Roger Pugh – 28th May Fundraiser concert

About Roger Roger Pugh is a singer/song writer/guitar and mandola player, with a keen sense of humour. His song lyrics are based on his personal experiences and observations. sung with flare and passion and include subjects such as nature, the environment and relationships.Roger is currently recording his fifth album. His last one, ‘ A ColourfulContinue reading “Roger Pugh – 28th May Fundraiser concert”

Mice in a Matchbox – 28th May Fundraiser

These two have been performing together on tour in England, Wales, Portugal and the West Indies. They have sailed twice around the Atlantic in a small sailing boat. They are Sally Stamford and Jim Rolt; coming from differing musical backgrounds they bring a new approach to acoustic and folk music. Sally’s beautiful voice accompanied byContinue reading “Mice in a Matchbox – 28th May Fundraiser”

Frank Burkitt and Kara Filbey – 9th July

Two years ago. The Frank Burkitt Band performed for us at the Conquest Theatre and they went down a storm.  This time, it will be Frank Burkitt and Cara Filbey, who have been performing together for 15 years, throughout the U.K., New Zealand, Australia and North America. They are now based in Manchester and can’t waitContinue reading “Frank Burkitt and Kara Filbey – 9th July”

Journeyman – 13th August

Journeyman are : PAUL BEADLE – vocals, guitar, mandolin, flute and percussion. He plays these instruments  and sings with amazing vigour.  ANDY LINDSAY – vocals, guitar, mandolin, whistle and harmonica, as well as being a fine song writer.  MARC MILETICH –  a brilliant double bass player, who has also played with The Roving Crows, BabajakContinue reading “Journeyman – 13th August”

Sarah McQuaid – 12th November

Her award-winning musicianship, distinctive chocolatey vocals and mastery of the songwriting craft have led reviewers to describe Sarah McQuaid as a “triple threat”. Add to that a warm, charismatic stage presence, five critically acclaimed solo albums and a battery of instruments including acoustic and electric guitars, drum and piano — and you’ve got a one-womanContinue reading “Sarah McQuaid – 12th November”

Magpie Lane’s Christmas Concert – 10th Dec

Magpie lane perform traditional English music and song. They combine powerful vocals with vigorous dance tunes. – inventive arrangements on acoustic instruments. They are regular guests at some of the top folk festivals in this country and have recorded eight critically acclaimed c.d.s. The Magpies attracted one of the largest audiences we had at FolkContinue reading “Magpie Lane’s Christmas Concert – 10th Dec”

Ann Duggan and Rob Hines – March 11th

We’ve had requests to feature Anne and Rob again as they went down a storm last time they appeared .Anne’s melodic, yet powerful voice and Rob’s amazing guitar work,  plus their charismatic stage presence  is something to behold. Their material is mostly original and their style is a mix of folk, Americana and blues. TheyContinue reading “Ann Duggan and Rob Hines – March 11th”