Peterborough & South Lincs Folk Diary

Oct 2022

Saturday 1 Oct

  Frumenty - https://www.facebook.com/Frumenty - Frumenty is a 4-piece band playing trad English, Irish, French, German and Friesian songs/music  -  7.30pm - supporting Stamford Apple Day (there will be cider) - Cellar Bar, Stamford Arts Centre, 27 St Mary's St, Stamford PE9 2DL



Sunday 2 Oct     

  

Open Mic - 8pm - 1st Sunday of the month - PA & soundman provided - Hare & Hounds, West Road, Haconby, Bourne, PE10 0UZ - hosted by Nick Gomm - 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 3 Oct

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 Wednesday 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  

 

 


 

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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 4 Oct

 Peterborough Morris - practices at Fletton Ex-Service & Working Man's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH - in May, June, July & Aug, practices are suspended in favour of dancing out at a different pub each week -   see https://www.peterboroughmorris.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 


  Crosskey Clog welcome new dancers - female & male - and musicians to their practices every Tuesday evening 7.30 to   9.30pm - Newborough Village Hall, Guntons Road, Newborough, Peterborough, PE6 7RT -   contact  crosskeyclogbagman@gmail.com or see www.crosskeyclog.com

 


  Kesteven Morris - http://www.kestevenmorris.co.uk/index.htm - men & women's dance team, and musicians - joint practice every Tuesday 8.30 to 10.00pm - Scout Hut, Reform Place, Sleaford, NG34 7QR - new members welcome - Lynda 07488-317662 or dickinslin@aol.com 


 

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)

 

 

 

 


 

 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 5 Oct

  Spalding Folk Club - Odette Michell - https://www.odettemichell.com - "One of the brightest new names to have emerged full-grown on the country’s folk

scene in recent years" Folk Radio UK - "Warm and rustic...Graceful and mysterious" Maverick - 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 to 10pm - new members welcome contactbourneborderers@gmail.com

 

 


  Peterborough Folk Dance Club - every Wednesday - 7pm to 9pm - Castor Rd, Marholm, Peterborough PE6 7JA - suggested that you phone before attending in case of odd week not running - contact 


  Singaround, hosted by Tom Lane - 1st Wednesday of each month - 8pm - in the Waterloo Room at Leadenham House,  Leadenham, LN5 0PU - bring your own refreshments - more details 07516-541559


  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 6 Oct

 

  Tune session - 1st Thursday of every month - 8pm - Lincoln Arms, 4 Bridge St, Spalding PE11 1XA - organised by Spalding Folk Club - https://www.spaldingfolkclub.co.uk

 


  Allington Morris - https://allingtononline.co.uk/allington-morris - practice 8pm to 9.30pm every Thursday in Allington Village Hall, Side Street, Allington, near Grantham, NG32 2DZ - and afterwards in the nearby Welby Arms - new dancers and musicians always welcome, with or without experience - If you would like to come along and play or give dancing a go, get in touch through Allingtononline or by contacting Mary McKinlay, Secretary, Allington Morris email  bobmckinlay1@aol.com (tele:01400 281671) or just come along on a Thursday evening. No special kit needed, just a pair of trainers or comfortable shoes and most essential, a sense 

 

 



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

 

 

 

 

 

 



Friday 7 Oct

   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 & Jen Hardy - 07788 410530 

 

 

 

 


   Katherine Priddy - https://www.katherinepriddy.co.uk - One of the most exciting names on the British scene. Declared ‘The Best Thing I’ve Heard All Year’ by Richard Thompson, who invited her to join him on his Irish tour in 2019 and UK tour in 2021, Priddy’s haunting vocals and distinctive finger-picking guitar style have seen her sell out a headline tour, support world class artists including The Chieftains, John Smith and Vashti Bunyan and earn spots at prestigious festivals such as Cambridge Folk, Towersey and Beautiful Days. Her live performances are engaging, moving and amusing by turn, delivering original songs with emotional maturity, depth and a tenderness that still carries a darker edge. Her lyrics are particularly noteworthy - a tribute to her life-long love affair with literature and poetry and the stories she weaves are transporting. It is clear that, despite the delicate nuances of her sound, Katherine Priddy is not a fragile wallflower, but a determined young woman ready to make her mark - Stamford Arts Centre, St Mary's St, Stamford, PE9 2DL - 7.30pm - tickets £14 (£13) from 01780 763203 - https://www.stamfordartscentre.com 

  


 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 8 Oct



  Sunday 9 Oct       

 

 Head in the Sand session - a join-in and play (or sing) session - mostly English tunes, and some   songs. All instruments/ abilities are welcome - 1pm to 4pm - Ostrich Inn, 17 North St,   Peterborough,   PE1 2RA - usually 2nd Sunday of the month

 

 

 

 


 Acoustic Club - 2nd Sunday of the month - Geese & Fountain, 1 School Lane, Croxton Kerrial, Grantham, NG32 1QR - 5pm

 

 



 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 10 Oct

 

 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  

 

 

 


  Paul McGladdery - Paul McGladdery hails from Oldham and is descended from a long line of entertainers and mill workers. Emerging onto the folk scene in 2015 as half of duo 'Wilson McGladdery', Paul is known for his prolific scribbling. His abilities are not only restricted to songwriting, there are limericks, poetry and stories too! -  Boston Folk Club - 2nd Monday of the month - 8.15pm - first floor above The Eagle, 144 West   St, Boston, PE21 8RE - free - Greg Swain 07713-488927  or 01205-358783

 

 

 


  

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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 11 Oct

 Peterborough Morris - practices at Fletton Ex-Service & Working Man's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH -   see https://www.peterboroughmorris.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 


  Crosskey Clog welcome new dancers - female & male - and musicians to their practices every Tuesday evening 7.30 to   9.30pm - Newborough Village Hall, Guntons Road, Newborough, Peterborough, PE6 7RT -   contact  crosskeyclogbagman@gmail.com or see www.crosskeyclog.com

 


  Kesteven Morris - http://www.kestevenmorris.co.uk/index.htm - men & women's dance team, and musicians - joint practice every Tuesday 8.30 to 10.00pm - Scout Hut, Reform Place, Sleaford, NG34 7QR - new members welcome - Lynda 07488-317662 or dickinslin@aol.com 


 Folk session - english type songs and songs - 8 to 11pm - every 2nd and 4th Tuesday -  The Black Bull, 32 Post St, Godmanchester, Huntingdon PE29 2AQ - more info: contact landlord Steve on 01480 702213 or musician Anne Brown on 07802 403551

 

                                                

 

 

 


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 

 

 



Wednesday 12 Oct

 

 

 Bourne Borderers - https://www.bourneborderers.co.uk/ - meet every Wednesday - Edenham Village Hall, Church Lane, Edenham,   Bourne PE10 0LS - 8pm to 10pm - new members welcome contactbourneborderers@gmail.com

 

 


  Peterborough Folk Dance Club - every Wednesday - 7pm to 9pm - Castor Rd, Marholm, Peterborough PE6 7JA - suggested that you phone before attending in case of odd week not running - contact 


 

 Burghley Arms - songs & tunes session - unplugged - 8pm - alternate  Wednesdays -   Burghley Arms, 6 North St, Bourne, PE10 9EA -  parking at rear in M&S car park free after 5pm -   hosted by Dean & Jen Hardy - 07788 410530 

  

 

 

 

 


 

    Acoustic ale song session - Falcon Inn, 1 London St, Whittlesey, PE7 2BH - 2nd Wednesday of the month - 8.00pm - organiser: Dave Bailey david.bailey20@btinternet.com or 07746 195135

  


 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 


  Songs & music evening - Hatton Arms, 14 Arnhill Rd, Gretton, Northants, NN17 3DN - 8pm till 11pm -   fortnightly on Wednesdays (this event runs alternate weeks to Collyweston Slater's Monday folk evening) - this is a great folk night so please bring your instruments, or sing, or just come and listen   - Andy Butterworth 07949 624012

  


  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 13 Oct

 Polly Paulusma - https://www.pollypaulusma.com - Polly's thought-provoking music has earned her plaudits from international champions as well as homegrown accolades from Mark Radcliffe (BBC Radio 2) and The Guardian.  Her songs are marked by intelligent lyrics and surprising melodic turns - 7.30pm - tickets £12 from https://creativeoundle.savoysystems.co.uk/CreativeOundle.dll 


 

 

 

  Allington Morris - https://allingtononline.co.uk/allington-morris - practice 8pm to 9.30pm every Thursday in Allington Village Hall, Side Street, Allington, near Grantham, NG32 2DZ - and afterwards in the nearby Welby Arms - new dancers and musicians always welcome, with or without experience - If you would like to come along and play or give dancing a go, get in touch through Allingtononline or by contacting Mary McKinlay, Secretary, Allington Morris email  bobmckinlay1@aol.com (tele:01400 281671) or just come along on a Thursday evening. No special kit needed, just a pair of trainers or comfortable shoes and most essential, a sense of humour!


   Captain Backwash and the Barley Boy (and Girl) Rafter Raisers - https://captainbackwash.co.uk - appear regularly at the Hand and Heart, 12 Highbury St, Peterborough, PE1 3BE - every 2nd Thursday in the month - 8.30 to 10.30pm - check with us or the pub before travelling as  work and leisure sometimes get in the way - Andrew Nash 01733 380468 or info AT captainbackwash.co.uk


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

 

 

 

 

 



Friday 14 Oct

 Peatbog Faeries - https://peatbogfaeries.com - “Nothing prepares you for the high octane music of the Peatbog Faeries. Powerful melodies are dextrously pumped out with a smart degree of techno attitude, while cross-rhythms ricochet over a heavy bass that hits you forcefully like a massive heart beat.” -  Drawing upon a dazzling myriad of influences from jigs and reels through Dance Music, Jazz, African, and more, they bring the sound of Scotland fresh-faced and breathless to the new audiences around the world - Stamford Arts Centre, St Mary's St, Stamford, PE9 2DL - 8pm - tickets £22 (£20) from 01780 763203 - https://www.stamfordartscentre.com 

 

  


 

  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 15 Oct



Sunday 16 Oct 

  

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

 


 Head in the Sand session - a join-in and play (or sing) session - mostly English tunes, and some   songs. All instruments/ abilities are welcome - 1pm to 4pm - Ostrich Inn, 17 North St,   Peterborough,   PE1 2RA - usually monthly 2nd Sunday of the month

 

 

 

 


 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 17 Oct

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 Wednesday 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  

 

 

 


 

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  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 18 Oct

 Peterborough Morris - practices at Fletton Ex-Service & Working Man's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH - in May, June, July & Aug, practices are suspended in favour of dancing out at a different pub each week -   see https://www.peterboroughmorris.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 


  Crosskey Clog welcome new dancers - female & male - and musicians to their practices every Tuesday evening 7.30 to   9.30pm - Newborough Village Hall, Guntons Road, Newborough, Peterborough, PE6 7RT -   contact  crosskeyclogbagman@gmail.com or see www.crosskeyclog.com

 


  Kesteven Morris - http://www.kestevenmorris.co.uk/index.htm - men & women's dance team, and musicians - joint practice every Tuesday 8.30 to 10.00pm - Scout Hut, Reform Place, Sleaford, NG34 7QR - new members welcome - Lynda 07488-317662 or dickinslin@aol.com 


 

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)

 

 

 

 


 

 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 - PA & microphones provided - Falcon Inn, 1 London St, Whittlesey, PE7 2BH - 3rd Tuesday of the month - 8.00pm - organiser: Dave Bailey david.bailey20@btinternet.com or 07746 195135


 

 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 19 Oct

 

 

 Bourne Borderers - https://www.bourneborderers.co.uk/ - meet every Wednesday - Edenham Village Hall, Church Lane, Edenham,   Bourne PE10 0LS - 8pm to 10pm - new members welcome contactbourneborderers@gmail.com

 

 


  Peterborough Folk Dance Club - every Wednesday - 7pm to 9pm - Castor Rd, Marholm, Peterborough PE6 7JA - suggested that you phone before attending in case of odd week not running - contact 


 

 

  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 20 Oct

    Welland Yacht Club monthly singaround - Welland Yacht Club, 13 River Bank, Spalding PE11 3AA - every 3rd Thursday of the month - 8 to 11pm - organised by Spalding Folk Club - https://www.spaldingfolkclub.co.uk


  Allington Morris - https://allingtononline.co.uk/allington-morris - practice 8pm to 9.30pm every Thursday in Allington Village Hall, Side Street, Allington, near Grantham, NG32 2DZ - and afterwards in the nearby Welby Arms - new dancers and musicians always welcome, with or without experience - If you would like to come along and play or give dancing a go, get in touch through Allingtononline or by contacting Mary McKinlay, Secretary, Allington Morris email  bobmckinlay1@aol.com (tele:01400 281671) or just come along on a Thursday evening. No special kit needed, just a pair of trainers or comfortable shoes and most essential, a sense of humour!


 Open mic - every 3rd Thursday of the month - 8pm (cash bar open from 7pm) - all players and visitors very welcome - barrowdenopenmic@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 



Friday 21 Oct

  

  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 22 Oct

   Honey and the Bear (Jon & Lucy Hart) - https://honeyandthebear.co.uk - multi-instrumentalists, Jon and Lucy Hart aka Honey and the Bear will performing their own mix of Folk and roots music a diverse range of fast and furious to gentle ballads. Songs of Suffolk folklore ,nature and much more besides - 7.30pm - ST John the Baptist Parish Church, Morton,  Bourne PE10 0PF - tickets, £12.50 adult and £8.00 (11-18yrs) from Richard Wells on 07740 026189 or rexcons@aol.com

 

 

 



Sunday 23 Oct 

  

 Head in the Sand session - a join-in and play (or sing) session - mostly English tunes, and some   songs. All instruments/ abilities are welcome - 1pm to 4pm - Ostrich Inn, 17 North St,   Peterborough,   PE1 2RA - usually monthly 2nd Sunday of the month

 

 

 

 


 

 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

 

 

 

 


  Song & tune session - every 4th Sunday of the month - 7pm ish to 10pm ish -  The Castle Inn, High St, Castle Bytham NG33 4RZ  - organiser: Si Garbutt sigarb@btinternet.com or 01780 410563

 


 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 24 Oct

 

 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

 

 

 


 

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Tuesday 25 Oct

 Peterborough Morris - practices at Fletton Ex-Service & Working Man's Club, 243A High St, Fletton, Peterborough, PE2 9EH -   see https://www.peterboroughmorris.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 


  Crosskey Clog welcome new dancers - female & male - and musicians to their practices every Tuesday evening 7.30 to   9.30pm - Newborough Village Hall, Guntons Road, Newborough, Peterborough, PE6 7RT -   contact  crosskeyclogbagman@gmail.com or see www.crosskeyclog.com

 


  Kesteven Morris - http://www.kestevenmorris.co.uk/index.htm - men & women's dance team, and musicians - joint practice every Tuesday 8.30 to 10.00pm - Scout Hut, Reform Place, Sleaford, NG34 7QR - new members welcome - Lynda 07488-317662 or dickinslin@aol.com 


 Folk session - english type songs and songs - 8 to 11pm - every 2nd and 4th Tuesday -  The Black Bull, 32 Post St, Godmanchester, Huntingdon PE29 2AQ - more info: contact landlord Steve on 01480 702213 or musician Anne Brown on 07802 403551

                                                

 

 

 


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 26 Oct

  Spalding Folk Club - guest artiste/s booked most month - 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 to 10pm - new members welcome contactbourneborderers@gmail.com

 

 


  Peterborough Folk Dance Club - every Wednesday - 7pm to 9pm - Castor Rd, Marholm, Peterborough PE6 7JA - suggested that you phone before attending in case of odd week not running - contact 


 

 Burghley Arms - songs & tunes session - unplugged - 8pm - alternate  Wednesdays -   Burghley Arms, 6 North St, Bourne, PE10 9EA -  parking at rear in M&S car park free after 5pm -   hosted by Dean & Jen Hardy - 07788 410530 

  

 

 

 

 


 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 


  Songs & music evening - Hatton Arms, 14 Arnhill Rd, Gretton, Northants, NN17 3DN - 8pm till 11pm -   fortnightly on Wednesdays (this event runs alternate weeks to Collyweston Slater's Monday folk evening) - this is a great folk night so please bring your instruments, or sing, or just come and listen   - Andy Butterworth 07949 624012

  


  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 27 Oct

  Kimber’s Men - https://www.kimbersmen.com - in concert Kimber’s Men are one of the UK’s top shanty groups. Audiences everywhere rave over their harmonies and they have appeared at Festivals all over Europe.  They appeared on Gareth Malone’s BBC 4 production of ‘Sea Songs’,the latter being the most viewed programme of the year on BBC4. Member, John Bromley, processes possibly the best bass voice on the British Folk scene and the group have been playing together since the late 60’s. This is a very welcome, and long overdue, return to The Barn.  Expect to laugh, sing, and be generally entertained The Barn (Baston Village Hall), Main Street, Baston, PE6 9PA - 8pm - admission is £15 - reservations can be made with Alan or Maggie on 01778 560497 - website: https://bastontradmusic.org 

 


  Allington Morris - https://allingtononline.co.uk/allington-morris - practice 8pm to 9.30pm every Thursday in Allington Village Hall, Side Street, Allington, near Grantham, NG32 2DZ - and afterwards in the nearby Welby Arms - new dancers and musicians always welcome, with or without experience - If you would like to come along and play or give dancing a go, get in touch through Allingtononline or by contacting Mary McKinlay, Secretary, Allington Morris email  bobmckinlay1@aol.com (tele:01400 281671) or just come along on a Thursday evening. No special kit needed, just a pair of trainers or comfortable shoes and most essential, a sense of humour!


   Captain Backwash and the Barley Boy (and Girl) Rafter Raisers - https://captainbackwash.co.uk - appear regularly at the Hand and Heart, 12 Highbury St, Peterborough, PE1 3BE - every 2nd Thursday in the month - 8.30 to 10.30pm - check with us or the pub before travelling as  work and leisure sometimes get in the way - Andrew Nash 01733 380468 or info AT captainbackwash.co.uk


 

 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

 

 

 

 

 



Friday 28 Oct

 

   Acoustic song session - Falcon Inn, 1 London St, Whittlesey, PE7 2BH - last Friday of the month - 7.30pm - organiser: Dave Bailey david.bailey20@btinternet.com or 07746 195135


 

  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 29 Oct

   Bardney Heritage Centre tune session - one Saturday a month -  1.00pm to 3.00pm - 123a Station Rd,  Bardney, near Lincoln, LN3 5UF - mainly English tunes played at a fairly steady pace

 

 



Sunday 30 Oct      

 

 Head in the Sand session - a join-in and play (or sing) session - mostly English tunes, and some   songs. All instruments/ abilities are welcome - 1pm to 4pm - Ostrich Inn, 17 North St,   Peterborough,   PE1 2RA - usually monthly 2nd Sunday of the month

 

 

 

 



 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 31 Oct

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 Wednesday folk nights

 

 

 


 

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