Peterborough & South Lincs Folk Diary

September 2002

Thursday 1 Sep

  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 of humour!


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

 

 

 

 

 



Friday 2 Sep

   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 

 

 

 

 


 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 3 Sep

     Sleaford Thank Folk Festival - BFCH Acoustic - Malt Whiskers - Ciaran Dixon - The Table Troubadours - Miracle Cure - Andy Tymens - Macy - Andy Lenton - The Lazio Woodbines - Sam Harrison - The Rambling Yellowbellies - Between the Lines - The Troubled Men - The Eastman Brothers - Jack Kendrick - Nigel & Terri Creasey - Tina Dickinson - Fall in Tune - Rebecca - The Coffee Club - Bex-E-Calladine - Daniel Came - Keith Collishaw - The Rocket Dogs - Sleaford Ukulele Orchestra - Alex Macdougal & Brian Clarke - Harry U - Caroline Cakebread - Turning the Tide - Steve Scarfe - Ste Walker - Old Boy of the Fens - Pennyless - Clan McLelland - Tom Lane - Alex Eardley-Scott - and more to be confirmed - venue inside & outside The Ivy,  64 S Gate, Sleaford NG34 7RL - programme awaited - https://www.facebook.com/ThankFolkSleaford 


 Ruff 'n' Ready irish band - Skillington Village Hall, Grantham Rd, Skillington, Grantham, NG33 5HG - 7pm - tickets £5 (under 12's free) from Brett 07522 612891, Deb 07794 637290, & Steph 07717 854447 - bar

  



Sunday 4 Sep 

 Sleaford Thank Folk Festival - BFCH Acoustic - Malt Whiskers - Ciaran Dixon - The Table Troubadours - Miracle Cure - Andy Tymens - Macy - Andy Lenton - The Lazio Woodbines - Sam Harrison - The Rambling Yellowbellies - Between the Lines - The Troubled Men - The Eastman Brothers - Jack Kendrick - Nigel & Terri Creasey - Tina Dickinson - Fall in Tune - Rebecca - The Coffee Club - Bex-E-Calladine - Daniel Came - Keith Collishaw - The Rocket Dogs - Sleaford Ukulele Orchestra - Alex Macdougal & Brian Clarke - Harry U - Caroline Cakebread - Turning the Tide - Steve Scarfe - Ste Walker - Old Boy of the Fens - Pennyless - Clan McLelland - Tom Lane - Alex Eardley-Scott - and more to be confirmed - venue inside & outside The Ivy,  64 S Gate, Sleaford NG34 7RL - programme awaited - https://www.facebook.com/ThankFolkSleaford 


  

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 5 Sep

 

 

 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 6 Sep

 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 7 Sep

  Spalding Folk Club - Lizzie Hardingham - https://www.lizzyhardingham.com -  "A dazzling combination of voice and songwriting talent" says Celtic Music Radio - 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 8 Sep

 

  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 9 Sep

  

 Whittlesey folk session - Falcon Inn, 1 London St, Whittlesey, PE7 2BH - every couple of months, on a Friday - 8.00pm - organisers: Sandra & Martin Green 01733-206627 or sandragreenmartingreen@gmail.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 10 Sep

  



Sunday 11 Sep    

  

 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

 

 

 

 


 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 12 Sep

 

 

 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  

 

 

 


    Singaround - artistes appearing include Dave Smith and his group - www.davesmithmusic.co.uk - 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

 

 

  


 

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 13 Sep

 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 


 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 14 Sep

 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 15 Sep

  

  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 16 Sep

            Show of Hands - Martin Carthy - John Kirkpatrick - While & Mathews - Tim Edey - Banter - Nina Zella - Winter Wilson - 3 Sticks - Simon Care & Gareth Turner - a weekend of Banter Fest, featuring Concerts, Ceilidhs, Workshops & Sessions - 16, 17 & 18 September - Welbourn Village Hall, Beck Street, Welbourn, Lincoln, LN5 0NB - onsite camping available - see website https://www.banter.band/banterfest-home/ for full info & programme when published - tickets: full weekend without camping £85, under 12's free, Fri & Sat camping £7.50 per night


 

  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 17 Sep

           Show of Hands - Martin Carthy - John Kirkpatrick - While & Mathews - Tim Edey - Banter - Nina Zella - Winter Wilson - 3 Sticks - Simon Care & Gareth Turner - a weekend of Banter Fest, featuring Concerts, Ceilidhs, Workshops & Sessions - 16, 17 & 18 September - Welbourn Village Hall, Beck Street, Welbourn, Lincoln, LN5 0NB - onsite camping available - see website https://www.banter.band/banterfest-home/ for full info & programme when published - tickets: full weekend without camping £85, under 12's free, Fri & Sat camping £7.50 per night

  


 

    Tannahill Weavers - https://tannahillweavers.com/home - Traditional Celtic music at its best! With fire-driven instrumentals, topical songs, haunting ballads and a good dose of humour, and joined by Scotland’s youngest Clan leader on bagpipes and fiddle, the variety and range of the material they perform is matched only by their enthusiasm and lively Celtic spirits. "Formed from a Paisley pub session in 1968, seminal trailblazers the Tannahill Weavers now also rank as national treasures." Glasgow Celtic Connections 2018 - "The music may be pure old time Celtic, but the drive and enthusiasm are akin to straight ahead rock and roll." Winnipeg Free Press - Stamford Arts Centre, St Mary's St, Stamford, PE9 2DL - 7.30pm - tickets £15 from 01780 763203 - https://www.stamfordartscentre.com 


 Pennyless - http://pennyless-music.co.uk - as wandering minstrels at Folkingham Georgian Day



Sunday 18 Sep  

           Show of Hands - Martin Carthy - John Kirkpatrick - While & Mathews - Tim Edey - Banter - Nina Zella - Winter Wilson - 3 Sticks - Simon Care & Gareth Turner - a weekend of Banter Fest, featuring Concerts, Ceilidhs, Workshops & Sessions - 16, 17 & 18 September - Welbourn Village Hall, Beck Street, Welbourn, Lincoln, LN5 0NB - onsite camping available - see website https://www.banter.band/banterfest-home/ for full info & programme when published - tickets: full weekend without camping £85, under 12's free, Fri & Sat camping £7.50 per night


  Frumenty - https://www.facebook.com/Frumenty - Frumenty is a 4-piece band playing trad English, Irish, French, German and Friesian songs/music  -  in concert - 2pm - Fotheringhay Church, Castle Mound, Fotheringhay, PE8 5HZ - free but donations on exit divided between church and performers - Refreshments in the village hall will be available immediately following the concert.


  Annie Dressner - www.anniedressner.com - Her straightforward lyrical style, sharp ear for wordplay, and crisp, lilting vocals offer listeners a front row seat to her stories - also Dan Wilde - 7.30pm - tickets £12 from https://creativeoundle.savoysystems.co.uk/CreativeOundle.dll 


 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 19 Sep

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  

 

 

 


 

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 20 Sep

 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 


 

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 - 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 21 Sep

 

 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 22 Sep

  Will Pound & Jenn Butterworth - in concert - An outstanding talent in his generation, harmonica and melodeon player Will Pound has pushed the boundaries of both instruments, sharing awe inspiring performances across the world. Jenn Butterworth is one of the most notable folk guitarists in the UK, previously awarded ‘Musician of the Year’ at the Scots Trad Music Awards, and nominated for the same title at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. Together, they’ll share an eclectic mix of high energy tunes and uplifting songs - 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 

  


   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

 

 

 

 

 


  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

 



Friday 23 Sep

 

   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 24 Sep

 Peterborough Morris Day of Dance - https://www.peterboroughmorris.co.uk/index.html - Peterborough Morris and other invited dance teams giving free dance displays all over the Peterborough area, including in Cathedral Square - more info to follow  


 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 25 Sep  

   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 26 Sep

 

 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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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 27 Sep

 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 


 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 28 Sep

  Martin Simpson - https://martinsimpson.com - “Martin Simpson has transcended borders and oceans to quietly become a superb storyteller and musician of great depth and unquestionable taste.” Stephen Fearing - Universally acclaimed as one of the finest ever acoustic and slide guitar players, and a fine banjo-picker to boot, his solo shows bear witness to an artist at the very top of his game. Whether interpreting material from tradition or singing his own potent self-penned songs, Simpson is a remarkable storyteller: captivating and profoundly moving - Grantham Guildhall, St Peter's Hill, Grantham, NG31 6PZ - 7.30pm - tickets £20 (£18) from 01476 406158 - https://www.guildhallartscentre.com 

 


 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 

  

 

 

 


  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 29 Sep

 

  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!



Friday 30 Sep

 

   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

  


  Frumenty - https://www.facebook.com/Frumenty - Frumenty is a 4-piece band playing trad English, Irish, French, German and Friesian songs/music  -  in concert - 7.30pm - Stilton Church, Church St, Stilton, PE7 3RF - tickets: £10 adults, £5 concessions from Mary Hare 01733 241709 or Marion Hodson 01733 241875 or at the door - Refreshments available


  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