Peterborough & South Lincs Folk Diary

August 2021

Sunday 1 Aug 2021       The shortcut to the Folk Day page is    http://bit.ly/LincsDayFolk

600 Whiskies 100x77   Day of Lincs FolkTom Lane  

11th Annual Day of Lincolnshire Folk Music Dance and Song. Appearing at George Hotel,  (600 Whiskies), 20 High St, Leadenham, LN5 0PN Courtyard Stage    Stitherum, Glenn Gibbs, Paul Bellamy & Lynn Haynes, Chris Stern, Kirsty Hannah, Steve & Julie   Wigley, Siren, Bourne Borderers, Malt   Whiskers, Slapdash, Between the Lines, Pennyless, Bill Whaley & Dave Fletcher,   Winter Wilson, Homity, Folk Lincs Band, Curiosity Band,   Turning of the Tide. Music starts at 11.00am and there are also   markets and stalls. Entry is free (apart from £1 car parking fee). The most important part of the entire event is that   everyone stays safe. There are four Music Stages, all outdoors, plus workshops inside the Village Hall. Please bring camping chairs/blankets etc and lets have a great day. Bring your mask in case you need to go inside somewhere. Full programme of events - see 11th Annual Lincolnshire page in Index on left for the PROGRAMME


HareHounds 70x88 Open Mic - 8pm - 1st Sunday of the month - PA & soundman provided - Hare & Hounds, West Road, Haconby, Bourne, PE10   0UZ - 01778 571428 or email

 

 


 Acoustic Club at the Geese & Fountain, 1 School Lane, Croxton Kerrial, between Grantham & Melton Mowbray, NG32 1QR - 5pm

 

 

 


Monday 2 Aug

 Pig Dyke Molly rehearse weekly at Fletton Ex-Serviceman's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH every Monday - 8 to 9.30pm - new dancers & musicians welcome - 01733 208433 (home) / 07833 491547 (mobile) - www.pigdyke.co.uk  

 

 

 

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Phoenix folk logoPhoenix Folk regular Monday night steady tune session 8.00-9.30pm  (music available at https://phoenixfolk.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Online-Sessions-Tunebook-Jan-2021.pdf .) Join by clicking on this link when the session is live:   https://us04web.zoom.us/j/793527147 (if prompted, enter 245476). Main website: https://phoenixfolk.co.uk/participation/online-sessions

 

 



Tuesday 3 Aug

 

 Peterborough Morris - dancing at The Blue Bell, Maxey, PE6 9EE. Although normally closing at 7pm on Tuesdays, landlord Ron has agreed to stay open and is looking forward to seeing us.     https://www.peterboroughmorris.co.uk/ 

 

 


St Neots Folk Club - every Tuesday - The Priory, Priory Lane, St Neots, PE19 2BH - stneotsfolkclub@aol.com or ring Roger & Patti Pitt - 01234 376278 - http://www.stneotsfolkclub.co.uk

 

 

 


 Acoustic sessions at the Old Copper Kettle Tea Rooms, 6 North St, Crowland, PE6 0EF - 1st Tuesday of the month -   7.30pm - host: Graham Cleaver (tea and coffee available but bring your own beer)

 

 

 

 

 


Wednesday 4 Aug

 


Thursday 5 Aug

 


Friday 6 Aug

   First Fridays Singaround (songs & tunes) - 1st Fridays of the month - 7.30 for 8pm - Hare & Hounds, 2 West Road, Haconby, (3m N of Bourne), PE10 0UZ - 7.30pm to 10.30pm - hosted by Dean Hardy -     07788 410530 

 

 


  new weekly one hour long programme ‘Lincolnshire Folk’ on Lincoln City Radio LCR FM 103.6 - every Friday at 9.00pm - presented by Tom Lane - championing Lincolnshire music, performers, songwriters and relevant events, all in the Lincolnshire Folky vein - listen live if in area on  http://streamer.lcrlincoln.co.uk/  or recorded shows on www.mixcloud.com/LCRFMLincoln 

 


Saturday 7 Aug

 


Sunday 8 Aug

 Traditional irish music session, lead by 'One Too Many' - Exeter Arms, 3 Leicester Rd, Uppingham, LE15 9SB - 6pm

 

 


 Head in the Sand music session - 12.30pm to 4pm - The Ostrich, 17 North St, Peterborough, PE1 2RA - Mostly English   tunes, and some songs. Part of the OstrichFest which is a weekend-long beer festival in which we will kick off the final day. There will also be a half-time entertainment spot from Peterborough Morris. So come on down! These sessions will be a join-in and play session. Mostly English tunes, and some songs. All instruments/ abilities are welcome. As restrictions have now been lifted you do not need to sit down or let book a seat but we will still make sure we have a few tables  ollienobells3@gmail.com 

 

 

 


 Acoustic Club at the Geese & Fountain, 1 School Lane, Croxton Kerrial, between Grantham & Melton Mowbray, NG32 1QR - 5pm

 

 


  timwalkersfolk at 7pm on BBC Radio Lincolnshire for another 3 hour serving of the most delicious contemporary and traditional folk music from Lincolnshire and further afield. There is also the latest and greatest of songs and tunes and a whole bag load of festival and gig info too. Catch it live on 94.9FM, DAB, Smartspeaker, Ch722 on Freeview or live/later on BBC Sounds

 


Monday 9 August

 Pig Dyke Molly rehearse weekly at Fletton Ex-Serviceman's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH every Monday - 8 to 9.30pm - new dancers & musicians welcome - 01733 208433 (home) / 07833 491547 (mobile) - www.pigdyke.co.uk  

 

 

         

Slaters Arms Collyweston Collyweston singaround / folk club - alternate Mondays - Slater's Arms, 87 Main Rd, Collyweston, Stamford, PE9  3PQ - singaround style - Bob Bakewell 0116 2593395. This event runs alternate weeks to the Gretton Tuesday   singaround (which hasn't restarted yet). 

 

        

       

   Boston Folk Club - 2nd Monday of the month - 8.15pm - first floor above The Eagle, 144 West St, Boston,   PE21 8RE - free

 

 

 

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Phoenix folk logoPhoenix Folk regular Monday night steady tune session 8.00-9.30pm  (music available at https://phoenixfolk.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Online-Sessions-Tunebook-Jan-2021.pdf .) Join by clicking on this link when the session is live:   https://us04web.zoom.us/j/793527147 (if prompted, enter 245476). Main website: https://phoenixfolk.co.uk/participation/online-sessions

 

 

 


Tuesday 10 Aug

St Neots Folk Club - every Tuesday - The Priory, Priory Lane, St Neots, PE19 2BH - stneotsfolkclub@aol.com or ring Roger & Patti Pitt - 01234 376278 - http://www.stneotsfolkclub.co.uk

 

 

 


Wednesday 11 Aug

 

  The Ale House Acoustic Session - 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month - 65 High St, Ramsey, PE26 1 AB - 8pm - free - organiser: David Bailey

 

 

 


Thursday 12 Aug

 


Friday 13 Aug

 


  new weekly one hour long programme ‘Lincolnshire Folk’ on Lincoln City Radio LCR FM 103.6 - every Friday at 9.00pm - presented by Tom Lane - championing Lincolnshire music, performers, songwriters and relevant events, all in the Lincolnshire Folky vein - listen live if in area on  http://streamer.lcrlincoln.co.uk/  or recorded shows on www.mixcloud.com/LCRFMLincoln 

 


Saturday 14 Aug

 


Crossing the Tracks

 Crossing the Tracks https://www.crossingthetracks.co.uk/ are appearing at Framfest - from 5.00pm - free - Framfest music festival, held in the field outside St Marys Church, Frampton, Lincolnshire, PE20 1AD

 

 

 


Sunday 15 Aug

 


Monday 16 Aug

 


HH ready

 Haconby Hare Tune Session - 3rd Monday - Hare & Hounds, 2 West Road, Haconby, (3m N of Bourne), PE10 0UZ - 3rd Monday - 7.30pm to 10.30pm - free - hosted by Pete Shaw & friends - 01778 571563 or email - some music available if you contact in advance . Website: Haconby Hare tune session

 

 

 

 Pig Dyke Molly rehearse weekly at Fletton Ex-Serviceman's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH every Monday - 8 to 9.30pm - new dancers & musicians welcome - 01733 208433 (home) / 07833 491547 (mobile) - www.pigdyke.co.uk  

 

 

 


Zoom

Phoenix folk logoPhoenix Folk regular Monday night steady tune session 8.00-9.30pm  (music available at https://phoenixfolk.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Online-Sessions-Tunebook-Jan-2021.pdf .) Join by clicking on this link when the session is live:   https://us04web.zoom.us/j/793527147 (if prompted, enter 245476). Main website: https://phoenixfolk.co.uk/participation/online-sessions

 

 

 


 Tuesday 17 Aug

 

St Neots Folk Club - every Tuesday - The Priory, Priory Lane, St Neots, PE19 2BH - stneotsfolkclub@aol.com or ring Roger & Patti Pitt - 01234 376278 - http://www.stneotsfolkclub.co.uk

 

 

 


 Folk evening - songs & music - or just come & listen - 3rd Tuesday of the month - Montague Arms,   Barnwell, near Oundle, PE8 5PH -   details: Jane Sanders  jsanders1293@yahoo.co.uk   

 

 

 


 Open Mic all genres - Boat Inn, 2 Ramsey Road, Whittlesey, PE7 1DR - 3rd Tuesday of the month - 8pm - hosts:   The Boatmen and Phil   T'pub Landlord - Small PA and acoustic amp

 

 

 

 


 Music session maybe songs - 3rd Tuesday of the month - 7.30pm - Rookswood Club,   Rookswood Rd,   March, PE15 8AS - 01354 656094 or 01354 656208 - email

 

 

 

 


Wednesday 18 Aug

 


Thursday 19 Aug

 


Friday 20 Aug

 


  new weekly one hour long programme ‘Lincolnshire Folk’ on Lincoln City Radio LCR FM 103.6 - every Friday at 9.00pm - presented by Tom Lane - championing Lincolnshire music, performers, songwriters and relevant events, all in the Lincolnshire Folky vein - listen live if in area on  http://streamer.lcrlincoln.co.uk/  or recorded shows on www.mixcloud.com/LCRFMLincoln 

 


Saturday 21 Aug

 


Sunday 22 Aug

 


Monday 23 Aug

 Collyweston singaround / folk club - Alternate Mondays: - the Collyweston Slater, 87 Main Rd,    Collyweston,  Stamford,    PE9 3PQ -       

 singaround style -  Bob Bakewell 0116 2593395 This event runs alternate weeks to the  Tuesday  Gretton singaround       

 

 

 

 Singers Night - 4th Mondays of the month - 8pm - White Swan, 1 High Rd, Barrowby, Grantham, NG32 1BH - parkerd47@aol.com

 

 

 

 Pig Dyke Molly rehearse weekly at Fletton Ex-Serviceman's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH every Monday - 8 to 9.30pm - new dancers & musicians welcome - 01733 208433 (home) / 07833 491547 (mobile) - www.pigdyke.co.uk  

 

 

 


Tuesday 24 Aug

St Neots Folk Club - every Tuesday - The Priory, Priory Lane, St Neots, PE19 2BH - stneotsfolkclub@aol.com or ring Roger & Patti Pitt - 01234 376278 - http://www.stneotsfolkclub.co.uk

 

 

 


Wednesday 25 Aug

  The Ale House Acoustic Session - 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month - 65 High St, Ramsey, PE26 1 AB - 8pm - free - organiser: David Bailey

 

 

 


Thursday 26 Aug

 


Friday 27 Aug

 Whisky bar Acoustic sessions - Boat Inn, 2 Ramsey Road, Whittlesey, PE7 1DR - last Friday of the month -   7.30pm - hosts: The Boatmen and   Phil T'pub Landlord

 

 

 

 


 Weekly one hour long programme ‘Lincolnshire Folk’ on Lincoln City Radio LCR FM 103.6 - every Friday at 9.00pm - presented by Tom   Lane - championing Lincolnshire music, performers, songwriters and relevant events, all in the Lincolnshire Folky vein - listen live if in area   on  http://streamer.lcrlincoln.co.uk/  or recorded shows on www.mixcloud.com/LCRFMLincoln 

 

 


Saturday 28 Aug

 


Sunday 29 Aug  


           A traditional Irish Nights 
entertainment at

          The Hurdler Public House Stamford, 93 New Cross Rd, Stamford PE9 1AL

          Come and enjoy the Band "One Too Many" and get your feet tapping to their invigorating music.

          Starting at 4pm until 7pm , thats 3 hours of Completely Free entertainment.

               Tel:  Call Liam on     01780 763428    if more information required


  timwalkersfolk at 7pm on BBC Radio Lincolnshire for another 3 hour serving of the most delicious contemporary and traditional folk music from Lincolnshire and further afield. There is also the latest and greatest of songs and tunes and a whole bag load of festival and gig info too. Catch it live on 94.9FM, DAB, Smartspeaker, Ch722 on Freeview or live/later on BBC Sounds

                     


Monday 30 Aug

 Pig Dyke Molly rehearse weekly at Fletton Ex-Serviceman's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH every Monday - 8 to 9.30pm - new dancers & musicians welcome - 01733 208433 (home) / 07833 491547 (mobile) - www.pigdyke.co.uk  

 

 

 

Zoom

Phoenix folk logoPhoenix Folk regular Monday night steady tune session 8.00-9.30pm  (music available at https://phoenixfolk.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Online-Sessions-Tunebook-Jan-2021.pdf .) Join by clicking on this link when the session is live:   https://us04web.zoom.us/j/793527147 (if prompted, enter 245476). Main website: https://phoenixfolk.co.uk/participation/online-sessions

 

 

 


Tuesday 31 Aug

 

St Neots Folk Club - every Tuesday - The Priory, Priory Lane, St Neots, PE19 2BH - stneotsfolkclub@aol.com or ring Roger & Patti Pitt - 01234 376278 - http://www.stneotsfolkclub.co.uk