Peterborough & South Lincs Folk Diary

 

January 2022

 Saturday 1 Jan     



Sunday 2nd

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

 

 

 

 


 Tim Walker's Folk - 7pm - every Sunday - 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, or 104.7FM in Grantham, 1368AM, DAB, Smartspeaker, Ch722 on Freeview or live/later on BBC Sounds https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds   

 


  The Folk Show - 7pm - every Sunday - on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire for the very best from the local folk scene with Kerry   Devine - from local Clubs to full on festivals - Catch it live on 95.7 MHz (Peterborough) 96.0 MHz (Cambridge) DAB Freeview:   722, or live/later on BBC Sounds https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds 

 

 

 



Monday 3rd

 

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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 4th

 Peterborough Morris - practices at Fletton Ex-Service & Working Man's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH -     see 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)

 

 

 


 Hatton Arms, 14 Arnhill Rd, Gretton, Northants, NN17 3DN - 8pm till 11pm - this is a great folk night so please bring your instruments,   or sing, or just come and listen - Andy Butterworth 01536 770302 - this event runs alternate weeks to Collyweston Slaters Monday's   folk evening

 

 

 

 


 

 Weekly programme ‘Fine Folk’ on Lincoln City Radio LCR FM 103.6 - every Tuesday at 7.00pm - presented by Alan   Ritson - listen live if in area   on  http://streamer.lcrlincoln.co.uk/  or recorded shows on www.mixcloud.com/LCRFMLincoln 

 

 

 



Wednesday 5th

  CANCELLED     Spalding Folk Club - guest artistes: Between the Lines - BTL is a 4 piece band featuring choice material from both sides of the pond, as well as their own highly-regarded and prixe-winning original compositions - South Holland Centre, Market Place, Spalding, PE11 1SS - see https://www.spaldingfolkclub.co.uk - doors open 7.45pm, music 8-11pm - entrance fee usually £6 (even cheaper if you join)

 

 

 

  


 Bourne Borderers - https://www.bourneborderers.co.uk/ - meet every Wednesday - Edenham Village Hall, Church Lane, Edenham, Bourne   PE10 0LS - 8pm - new members welcome 

 

   

 


   CANCELLED      Singaround, hosted by Tom Lane - 1st Wednesday of each month - 8pm - looking for new venue

 

 

 

 

 


 

  The Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe - every Wednesday 9pm - the best in folk and acoustic music   from the UK and beyond - BBC Radio 2, 88-91FM or BBC Sounds website

 

 

 

 

 



Thursday 6th

 

 Open mic - 7.30pm - 1st Thursdays of the month - Ship Inn, 22 High St, Pointon, Sleaford NG34 0LX 

 

 

 

 

 



Friday 7th

  CANCELLED    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 

 

  


 

 CANCELLED  New Year's Traditional French Dance - to Salmanazar - https://martincedric.jimdo.com/groupes/salmanazar - Cédric Martin, tireless virtuoso of the diatonic accordeon, is returning again to Stamford Arts Centre - Salmanazar, meaning a very large bottle of champagne, is the latest new French dance band of Cedric Martin - The band includes two internationally acclaimed players with Philippe Laussine on the electric hurdy-gurdy and Sébastien Benoît on giant French bagpipes and whistles - These are some of the best traditional musicians in France. This new trio of experienced musicians play very danceable and traditional French music exploring the roots of their respective instruments and giving them a new lively dimension - just the thing to lift the spirits and move the limbs into the New Year! - Everyone welcome, with or without partners, as beginners will be given a gentle introduction to the simple social and couple dances, and experienced dance partners will always be on hand. Cedric has played here for many years with the duos Expire and Moussaka. Philippe has huge international touring experience having played with British masters of the hurdy gurdy like Cliff Stapleton and Nigel Eaton in the past. Sebastien has also played in various bands for many years on a range of large and small pipes and whistles - The Ballroom, Stamford Arts Centre, 27 St Mary's St, Stamford, PE9 2DL - 7.30pm - ticket £9 (£7 concs) from Box Office 01780 763203

 


 

A talk by Simon Garbutt on Plough Plays of Lincolnshire - 7pm - Mrs Smith's Cottage, 3 East Road, Navenby, Lincs, LN5 0EP - Ahead of the Navenby Plough Jags tour on Plough Sunday, learn more about the fascinating history of the Lincolnshire Plough Play, and how this custom relates to other across the country. Tickets are £5, and will include a short visit to the cottage before heading over to the talk at the Methodist hall. Book your place here: https://www.mrssmithscottage.com/event/plough-plays-of-lincolnshire-talk/

 

 


 

 Open Mic - 7.30pm - 1st Friday of the month - full PA setup included - Heckington Pavilion, Howell Rd, Heckington, Sleaford, NG34 9RX   - just bring your instruments, and amps if you’d prefer, and we’ll get you on performing   - https://www.facebook.com/groups/467694916624450/user/100012892874722/ 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

  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 8th

   Bourne Wassail - Join Bourne Borderers as they lead a wassail of Bourne Community Orchard. Starting at 4pm with music, dance, and song, this family friendly event is a great way to brighten a chilly winters evening. Apple cakes and hot drinks will be available for a donation. Make sure you bring along something to clash (pots, pans, and wooden spoons)!!  Bourne Community Orchard, off Beech Avenue,  Bourne PE10 9RD

 


Steve Lockwood's Harmonica workshop - https://steve-lockwood.com/harmonica-workshops - The workshop is suitable for all levels of player including complete beginners and will help any harmonica player to improve their blues and pop playing and get the best out of this deceptively humble instrument. Workshop participants will play new blues rhythms, cool country wails, pitch bend all the way down and jam along with well-known solos. Steve will introduce pop/rock, folk and blues material and cover basic and intermediate techniques for the harmonica. Every workshop is different with new material and no need to read music notation for those who can’t read. C Major Diatonic Harmonicas available to purchase on the day for £15. "Funny and engaging. Very good teaching, thanks it was great" - 12noon-3.30pm Tickets: £40 from Stamford Arts Centre, St Mary's St, Stamford, PE9 2DL - 01780 763203 - also on 5 Feb, 5 Mar & 2 Apr



 Sunday 9th       

 

 Navenby Plough Play - 12noon to 4pm – Follow the youth team as they take the plough through the village with their modern take on the plough play. Starting at Mrs Smith’s Cottage then moving through venues in the village. 6pm to 8pm – Join the Navenby Plough Jags as they tour a traditional plough play through Navenby, starting at Mrs Smith’s Cottage at 6pm then ending at the Lion and Royal, 57 High St, Navenby, Lincoln, LN5 0DZ for a folk session starting at 8pm. To learn more go to: www.mrssmithscottage.com/events 

 

 


 

 Tim Walker's Folk - 7pm - every Sunday - 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, or 104.7FM in Grantham, 1368AM, DAB, Smartspeaker, Ch722 on Freeview or live/later on BBC Sounds https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds   

 


  The Folk Show - 7pm - every Sunday - on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire for the very best from the local folk scene with Kerry   Devine - from local Clubs to full on festivals - Catch it live on 95.7 MHz (Peterborough) 96.0 MHz (Cambridge) DAB Freeview:   722, or live/later on BBC Sounds https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds 

 

 



Monday 10th  

 Plough Monday in Ely - Members of Ouse Washes and Misfit Molly will be joining Mepal Molly for an evening of song, dance and music in two of Ely's friendliest pubs - 7pm at The Fountain, Silver Street, Ely, CB7 4JF and 8pm at The Prince Albert, Silver Street, Ely, CB7 4JF 

 

 

 

 

Slaters Arms Collyweston   CANCELLED  Collyweston singaround / folk club - alternate Mondays - Slater's Arms, 87 Main Rd, Collyweston, Stamford, PE9  3PQ - singaround style   - 8 to 11pm - Bob Bakewell 0116   2593395 or Pat Lee (piper) 01780 766671. This event runs alternate weeks to the Gretton Tuesday folk   nights

 

 

 


 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  

 

 

 


    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 11th

 Peterborough Morris - practices at Fletton Ex-Service & Working Man's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH -     see 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

 

 

 


 Singaround - acoustic evening, all styles - 2nd Tuesday of the month - The Tempest Arms, High St, Coleby, LN5 0AG - 7pm

 

 

 

 

 


 

 Weekly programme ‘Fine Folk’ on Lincoln City Radio LCR FM 103.6 - every Tuesday at 7.00pm - presented by Alan   Ritson - listen live if in area   on  http://streamer.lcrlincoln.co.uk/  or recorded shows on www.mixcloud.com/LCRFMLincoln 

 

 



Wednesdays 12th

 Bourne Borderers - https://www.bourneborderers.co.uk/ - meet every Wednesday - Edenham Village Hall, Church Lane, Edenham, Bourne   PE10 0LS - 8pm - new members welcome 

 

 

 


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

 

  

 


 

 Music & singalong session - 2nd Wednesdays of the month - 7.30pm - Ship Inn, 109 Sea Rd, Chapel St Leonards, near Skegness, PE24 5RX

 

 

 

 


John Kerry Quartet - is an acoustic ensemble inspired by Gypsy Jazz, New Musette, Classical & Tango music. The quartet performs dynamic and lyrical arrangements of both standards and original compositions that draw upon diverse international rhythms and musical idioms. The quartet is led by accordionist and singer Jonny Kerry and completed with guitarists Harry Diplock, Ducato Piotrowski and Mike Green on double bass - 7.30pm - Christ Church, Finkin St, Grantham, NG31 6QZ - £15, students free - tickets from Grantham Guildhall, 01476 406158

 

 


  The Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe - every Wednesday 9pm - the best in folk and acoustic music   from the UK and beyond - BBC Radio 2, 88-91FM or BBC Sounds website

 

 

 

 



Thursday 13th

 

Open Mic - 8pm - 2nd Thursday of the month - Crown Inn, 17 West St, Crowland, Peterborough, PE6 0EE - hosted by Graham Cleaver 07875-340968

 

 

 

 

 



Friday 14th

   CANCELLED    WHITTLESEA STRAW BEAR Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival 14 + 15 January 2022 -  The Strawbearers have decided to not run any indoor events this year. No storytellers in the schools or the church, no Friday night concert, no Saturday night ceilidh. The WSB web site will be updated as other arrangements are confirmed, please visit https//strawbear.org.uk  for further information or telephone 01733 208245.  See https://www.strawbear.org.uk/whats-on-2022/ for What's On, and What's Not On.


 

  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 15th

  CANCELLED     WHITTLESEA STRAW BEAR Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival 14 + 15 January 2022 -  The Strawbearers have decided to not run any indoor events this year. No storytellers in the schools or the church, no Friday night concert, no Saturday night ceilidh. The WSB web site will be updated as other arrangements are confirmed, please visit https//strawbear.org.uk  for further information or telephone 01733 208245.  See https://www.strawbear.org.uk/whats-on-2022/ for What's On, and What's Not On.



 Sunday 16th      

  CANCELLED    WHITTLESEA STRAW BEAR Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival 14 + 15 January 2022 -  The Strawbearers have decided to not run any indoor events this year. No storytellers in the schools or the church, no Friday night concert, no Saturday night ceilidh. The WSB web site will be updated as other arrangements are confirmed, please visit https//strawbear.org.uk  for further information or telephone 01733 208245.  See https://www.strawbear.org.uk/whats-on-2022/ for What's On, and What's Not On.


 

 Tim Walker's Folk - 7pm - every Sunday - 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, or 104.7FM in Grantham, 1368AM, DAB, Smartspeaker, Ch722 on Freeview or live/later on BBC Sounds https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds   

 


  The Folk Show - 7pm - every Sunday - on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire for the very best from the local folk scene with Kerry   Devine - from local Clubs to full on festivals - Catch it live on 95.7 MHz (Peterborough) 96.0 MHz (Cambridge) DAB Freeview:   722, or live/later on BBC Sounds https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds 

 

 



Monday 17th

 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  

 

 


 

HH ready

  Haconby Hare Tune Session - 3rd Mondays of the month - Hare & Hounds, 2 West   Road, Haconby, (3m N of Bourne), PE10 0UZ - 7.30pm   to 10.30pm - free - hosted   by Pete Shaw & friends - 01778 571563 or email   Website: Haconby Hare tune session

 

 

 

 


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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 18th

 Peterborough Morris - practices at Fletton Ex-Service & Working Man's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH -     see 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

 

 

  


     CANCELLED     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   

 

 

 


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

 

 

 


 

 Hatton Arms, 14 Arnhill Rd, Gretton, Northants, NN17 3DN - 8pm till 11pm - this is a great folk night so please bring your instruments,   or sing, or just come and listen - Andy Butterworth 01536 770302 - this event runs alternate weeks to Collyweston Slaters Monday's   folk evening

 

 

 

 


 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 

 

 

 

 


 

 Weekly programme ‘Fine Folk’ on Lincoln City Radio LCR FM 103.6 - every Tuesday at 7.00pm - presented by Alan   Ritson - listen live if in area   on  http://streamer.lcrlincoln.co.uk/  or recorded shows on www.mixcloud.com/LCRFMLincoln 

 

 



Wednesday 19th

 Bourne Borderers - https://www.bourneborderers.co.uk/ - meet every Wednesday - Edenham Village Hall, Church Lane, Edenham, Bourne   PE10 0LS - 8pm - new members welcome 

 

 

 


 

  The Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe - every Wednesday 9pm - the best in folk and acoustic music   from the UK and beyond - BBC Radio 2, 88-91FM or BBC Sounds website

 

 

 

 

 

 



Thursday 20th

  

 



Friday 21st

 

  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 22nd

   Burns Supper and Ceilidh to Frog on a Bike ceilidh band - https://frogonabike.co.uk - in Peterborough Cathedral, near the former grave of Mary, Queen of Scots - tickets £50 include 3 course meal with haggis, traditional recitations, whisky for the toasts and a first class Caller and ceilidh band for the dances - vegetarian option available - tickets from https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/peterborough-cathedral/t-qlplok 

 

 

 


 Burns Night ceilidh to the Fruitcake Band - Barnsdale Lodge, The Avenue, near Oakham, LE15 8AH - 01572 724678

 

 

 

 

 



 

Sunday 23rd       

  Singaround - The Horseshoes, London Rd, Silk Willoughby, Sleaford NG34 8NZ - every 4th Sunday of the month - 4pm - more details email dobsonofyorks@aol.com or phone 01529 302647

 

 


 Irish traditional music session - run by Jon Nix with the One Too Many irish band - 6.30pm - Exeter Arms, 3 Leicester Rd, Uppingham, LE15 9SB - https://www.facebook.com/jon.nix.71   

 

 


 Tim Walker's Folk - 7pm - every Sunday - 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, or 104.7FM in Grantham, 1368AM, DAB, Smartspeaker, Ch722 on Freeview or live/later on BBC Sounds https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds   

 


  The Folk Show - 7pm - every Sunday - on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire for the very best from the local folk scene with Kerry   Devine - from local Clubs to full on festivals - Catch it live on 95.7 MHz (Peterborough) 96.0 MHz (Cambridge) DAB Freeview:   722, or live/later on BBC Sounds https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds 

 

 

 



Monday 24th

Slaters Arms Collyweston Collyweston singaround / folk club - alternate Mondays - Slater's Arms, 87 Main Rd, Collyweston, Stamford, PE9  3PQ - singaround style   - 8 to 11pm - Bob Bakewell 0116 2593395 or Pat Lee (piper) 01780 766671. This event runs alternate weeks to the Gretton Tuesday folk   nights

 

 

 


 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  

 

 

 


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

 

 

 


 

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 25th

 Peterborough Morris - practices at Fletton Ex-Service & Working Man's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH -     see 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

 

 

 

 

 Weekly programme ‘Fine Folk’ on Lincoln City Radio LCR FM 103.6 - every Tuesday at 7.00pm - presented by Alan   Ritson - listen live if in area   on  http://streamer.lcrlincoln.co.uk/  or recorded shows on www.mixcloud.com/LCRFMLincoln 

 

 



Wednesday 26th

 Bourne Borderers - https://www.bourneborderers.co.uk/ - meet every Wednesday - Edenham Village Hall, Church Lane, Edenham, Bourne   PE10 0LS - 8pm - new members welcome 

 

 

 

  The Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe - every Wednesday 9pm - the best in folk and acoustic music   from the UK and beyond - BBC Radio 2, 88-91FM or BBC Sounds website

 

 

 

 

 

 



Thursday 27th

 Sarah Matthews & Doug Eunson - https://dougandsarahduo.wordpress.com - in concert - The Barn (Baston Village Hall), Main   Street, Baston, PE6 9PA - 8pm - tickets only bookable in advance £15 from Alan or Maggie on 01778 560497 or 07593 084549  - if you're unlucky, ask about the waiting list - website: https://bastontradmusic.org 

 

 

 

 


 

 Lawrence's singaround/playaround/sayaround - all welcome - 4th Thursday of the month - 7.30pm - Red Lion, 48 King Street, West   Deeping, Peterborough, PE6  9HP - Lawrence Haydock  01733 253347

 

 


 Open mic - 4th Thursday of the month - 8pm - Blue Boar, 46 High St, Eye, Peterborough, PE6 7UY - more details: Graham Cleaver 07875-340968

 

 

 

 

 


Paul Jones & Dave Kelly - Founder members of The Blues Band, Paul Jones and Dave Kelly’s tangled and colourful roots go way back into the true undergrowth of the tradition. As well as their own original material, they know and perform the work of the greats, ranging from Howling’ Wolf, John Lee Hooker through to Sonny Boy Williamson and their own material - A live acoustic set by this dynamic duo is an occasion you’ll remember. Grantham Guildhall, St Peter's Hill, Grantham, NG31 6PZ - 7.30p, - £26 from 01476 406158 - Due to refurbishments, the toilets for this event will be the public toilets in Abbey Gardens. The accessible toilet will still be open.

 


Friday 28th

 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 29th

    Ceilidh/ barn dance to the Fruitcake Band - Fotheringhay Village Hall, Main St, Fotheringhay, near Peterborough PE8 5HZ - tickets and details from Jo 07834 392776

 

 

 

 

 



 

Sunday 30th       

 

 Tim Walker's Folk - 7pm - every Sunday - 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, or 104.7FM in Grantham, 1368AM, DAB, Smartspeaker, Ch722 on Freeview or live/later on BBC Sounds https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds   

 


  The Folk Show - 7pm - every Sunday - on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire for the very best from the local folk scene with Kerry   Devine - from local Clubs to full on festivals - Catch it live on 95.7 MHz (Peterborough) 96.0 MHz (Cambridge) DAB Freeview:   722, or live/later on BBC Sounds https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds 

 

 



Mondays 31st

 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