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Clubs and Sessions News 2016 - 17

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Beverley Folk & Roots Club Moves

Beverley Folk & Roots Club (Not to be confused with The White Horse Folk Club.also in Beverley) has moved to, The Ferguson Fawsitt Arms, East End, Walkington, Nr Beverley HU17 8RX. They continue to host a concert every month featuring contemporary folk acts including; Celtic Folk, Blues, Bluegrass and World music performers. Full details can be found on their website at http://www.beverleyfolkclub.com

Changes at Beverley Folk Club

Beverley Folk Club (Not to be confused with The White Horse Folk Club) are no longer using the function room at the Beverley Conservative Club as it is too small and have relocated to the function room at Hodgson’s Pub, Flemingate, Beverley, HU17 0NU. They have also renamed themselves, Beverley Folk & Roots to avoid any confusion with the White Horse Folk Club.

Item Added 6/04/15



Seamer Fok Club Moves

Seamer Folk Club, Formerly West Ayton Folk club has moved to The Bull Inn, 26 Main Street, Gristhorpe. One minute off the A165 Scarborough to Filey Road. Every thursday night from 8.00 pm throughout the year. Contact: Mark Chaplin for more information, Telephone: 01723 584215 or
Email: m.chaplin986@btinternet.com

Item added June 2017

Harrogate Sessions changes

The Tuesday session formerly at the Tap and Spileis now in The Alexandra 11, Prospect Place, Harrogate, HG1 1LB. contacts as below.

There is also a monthly tunes session - includes English, Irish, Scottish, some continental and Scandinavian
Hales Bar, 1-3 Crescent Rd, Harrogate HG1 2RS
Every second Sunday of the month. 12.00 noon until 3.30pm
Contact: Ray Black 01423 502875 blackmale@talk21.com
added 13/05/17

New session in Scarborough

A session with a slight difference opens in Scarborough on Sunday 24th April 5.30 - 8. under the title of Scarborough Folk Singers Songwriters and Musicians the session meets at The Ivanhoe, Scalby Mills Rd, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO12 6QX and is described as A traditional acoustic folk session for musicians of all abilities, plus a spot in the middle for singers/songwriters to perform their own material. free pint / drink for all musicians..
Contact: Jez Benson at lotusjez@talktalk.net for more information.

Item added March 24th. 2016


New Venue for Croppers Folk Club

From Friday 1st April Croppers Folk Club will be moving from their old venue in Birstall to THE STAR, 223 Roberttown Lane, Roberttown, Liversedge, West Yorks. WF15 7LQ

Item added March 31st. 2016


New club for Hope Valley
Folk Blues & Beyond will take place every Wednesday night as Open mic / acoustic sessions at The Old Hall Inn, Hope, Hope Valley, Derbyshire S33 6ZF from the end of May 2015. Contact: Dale Butler Phone: 07913331078 Email: folkandblues@gmx.com

Item added June 2015


Louth Folk Club Moves

Louth Folk Club will move to a new venue commencing on Tuesday 11 th August at the "Brown Cow", 113 Newmarket, Louth, LN11 9EG. Start Time 8:30 p.m. Meeting dates will be as before i.e. Second and Fourth Tuesdays of every month except for the Christmas period.

Item added August 2015







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