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Please use the Index on the right to select events by month       


February 2020

Sat 1  Canopy Theatre, Hungate Church, Beccles  Winter Wilson
Sun 2  Black Fen Folk Club  Geoff Lakeman & Rob Murch
Mon 3  Colchester Folk Club  Granny's Attic
Tue 4  St Neots Folk Club  Camus
     Cambridge Junction  Maz O'Connor
Wed 5    
Thur 6    
Fri 7  Hadleigh Folk & Acoustic Music Nights  Rob Barratt + Crayon Angels
     Milkmaid Folk Club  Chris Fox + Reset Prose
     Waveney Folk Club  Alden, Patterson & Dashwood
     The Sweffling White Horse  The Larke
Sat 8  John Peel Centre, Stowmarket  Strawbs Acoustic
Sun 9  Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
Mon 10  Colchester Folk Club  Rag Mama Rag
Tue 11  St Neots Folk Club  Terence Blacker
     St Nicholas Church, Harwich  Seth Lakeman - A Pilgrim's Tale
Wed 12  The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Levellers
Thur 13  The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Levellers
Fri 14  Stapleford Granary  Breabach
Sat 15  Seagull Theatre, Pakefield, Lowestoft  Dan Webster
     Ceilidhs on the Move Clopton Village Hall IP13 6QN  Banter
      The Sweffling White Horse  Elie Rees
Sun 16  Black Fen Folk Club  Valentine's Son Comp (Open Stage)
Mon 17  Colchester Folk Club  Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle
Tue 18  St Neots Folk Club  Eric Sedge
     Hoy at Anchor Folk Club  Greg Russell
Wed 19  Ely Folk Club  The Bailey Sisters + Tim Brooks
Thur 20    
Fri 21  Cambridge Folk Club  Peter Knight & John Spiers
     Milkmaid Folk Club  Five Shades of Grey + Claudia Myatt Christopher & Bosley
     Waveney Folk Club  Phil Hare
Sat 22  Wingfield Barns  Peter Knight & John Spiers
     Harwich Town Sailing Club  Harwich International Shanty Festival: Shanty Workshop plus Concert with Rogue Shanty Buoys. Details HERE
     Cambridge Junction  Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle
Sun 23  Folk at The Froize  Peter Knight & John Spiers
     Black Fen Folk Club  Counter's Creek
Mon 24  Colchester Folk Club  Peter Knight & John Spiers
Tue 25  St Neots Folk Club  Round the Room & AGM
Wed 26    
Thur 27  Seagull Theatre, Pakefield  Edwina Hayes
     Colchester Folk Club  Cara Dillon
     The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Sacconi Quartet & Jon Boden: The Juliet Letters (2nd half of programme)
Fri 28  Everyman Folk Club  Tim Edey
Sat 29    


March 2020

Sun 1  Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
Mon 2  Cambridge Junction  
     Colchester Folk Club  Kit Hawes & Aaron Catlow
Tue 3  The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Blazin' Fiddles
     St Neots Folk Club  Tim Edey
     Hoy at Anchor Folk Club  Vera van Heeringen
Wed 4    
Thu 5    
Fri  6

 Milkmaid Folk Club

 The Jigantics + Portfire
     Hadleigh Folk & Acoustic Music Nights  Flaming June + Martin Kaszak & Faradena Afifi
     Waveney Folk Club  Two Coats Colder
Sat 7

Canopy Theatre, Hungate Church, Beccles

Details & Tickets HERE

    Wingfield Barns  Chris Wood
     Woodbridge Community Hall, Station Rd, Woodbridge IP12 4AU  Playford Ball with Ivan Aitken and Stradivarious. See FEATURED EVENTS page for Flyer
     Lion Inn, Thurne NR29 3AP. Details & tickets £5 from June Thaine This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or £6 on the door  Folk Concert with The Doddie Bees, Kevin Green, Tony Hall  & Kelly Woods
      The Sweffling White Horse  Bernard Hoskin
Sun 8  Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
Mon 9  Colchester Folk Club  Ewan McLennan
Tue 10  St Neots Folk Club  Open Stage
     Hoy at Anchor Folk Club  North Sea Gas
Wed 11    
Thur 12    
Fri 13 Henley Community Centre,Henley, Ipswich IP6 0RP
 For details phone 01473 213740 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 Big Music Night 38, See FEATURED EVENTS page for Flyer
     John Peel Centre, Stowmarket  Martin Simpson
     FolkEast The Blaxhall Sessions, Blaxhall Village Hall. tickets HERE  Alden, Patterson & Dashwood
Sat 14 East Anglian Traditional Music Trust   date and venue tbc  Ruddock Bursary Musicians - Celebration Concert
     Redgrave and Lopham Fen. Book online Suffolk Wildlife Trust or call 01473 890089  The Ludlam Pikes
Sun 15  Folk at The Froize  Andreas Tophoj & Rune Barslund
     Black Fen Folk Club  Not the Anderson Twins - Ian Anderson Vs Alistair Anderson
Mon 16  Colchester Folk Club  Steve Knightley: Pass Notes - The  Stories behind the Songs
     Cambridge Junction  Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman
Tues  17   St Neots Folk Club  Judy Cook
     Romford Folk Club  
Wed 18  Ely Folk Club  Bill Jones + Isle 'ave a Shanty
Thu 19    
 Fri 20  Milkmaid Folk Club  Ray Cooper
     Waveney Folk Club  Cambridge & Walker
     Acoustic Lounge, Hungate Church, Beccles. Details & tickets HERE  Stringfillies featuring Xenia Horne, Emily Bennett & Hattie Bennett
Sat 21  Ceilidhs on the Move Clopton Village Hall IP13 6QN  Harbour Lights Band
      The Sweffling White Horse  Equinox Celebration: The Rum Ol' Buoys & a Girl
Sun 22  Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
Mon 23  Colchester Folk Club  Shackleton Trio
Tue 24  St Neots Folk Club  Fake Thackray - aka John Watterson
     Hoy at Anchor Folk Club  Tom McConville
Wed 25 The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  The Ninebarrow Band
Thu 26    
Fri 27  Everyman Folk Club  Cohen Braithwaite-Kilcoyne
 Sat   28  Halesworth   6th Halesworth Day of Dance hosted by Oxblood Molly
     Halesworth  6th Halesworth Day of Dance
 Ceilidh (evening) hosted by The Harbour Lights Band
     Seagull Theatre, Pakefield  Zingaro Blue
      The Sweffling White Horse  Eric Sedge
Sun 29  The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Feast of Fiddles
     Wingfield Barns  Jimmy Aldridge and Sid Goldsmith
     Swaffham Assembly Rooms, Market Place, Swaffham PE37 7QH Enquiries 01366 328648  Norwich Historical Dance: Pastime with the Pastons
     Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage Guest MC Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage
Mon 30  Colchester Folk Club  Jimmy Aldridge & Sid Goldsmith
Tues 31  Cambridge Junction  The Trials of Cato
     Hoy at Anchor Folk Club  John Connolly
     St Neots Folk Club  Round the Room


April 2020

Wed 1  Milkmaid Folk Club  Songwriting Competition Heat 1
Thur 2  Seagull Theatre, Pakefield  Stillhouse Junkies
     Great Bardfield Folk Club  
 Fri 3    
     Hadleigh Folk & Acoustic Music Nights  French Night with Dave Shepherd, Anna Pack & Ravey Sawney, Skolvan
     Waveney Folk Club  Pennyless
 Sat  Hadleigh Folk & Acoustic Music Nights  
     Hadleigh Folk & Acoustic Music Nights  
     Felixstowe Ferry Sailing Club  Shanty Cafe 2020: The Felix Stowaways
Sun 5  Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
Mon 6  Colchester Folk Club  The Hut People
     Sorrell Horse Folk Club, Shottisham  
Tue 7 Cambridge Junction  Belinda O'Hooley: Solo Piano
    St Neots Folk Club  Union Jill
    Cambridge Corn Exchange  
Wed 8  Milkmaid Folk Club  Songwriting Competition Heat 2
Thu 9  Milkmaid @ The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Richard Digance
Fri 10  FolkEast@Blaxhall Village Hall  
     Diss Corn Hall  
Sat 11    
Sun 12  Folk at The Froize  
     Blaxhall Ship Inn  
     Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
Mon 13    
Tue 14  Hoy at Anchor Folk Club  Open Night with Sedbuskers
     St Neots Folk Club  Showcase Night with: Craig Joiner &  Finn Collinson
Wed 15  Ely Folk Club  Tom Kitching + support tba
     Milkmaid @ The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Calan
     Milkmaid Folk Club  Songwriting Competition Heat 3
Thu 16    
Fri 17  Milkmaid Folk Club  Lizzy Hardingham + Carys & Triangle
     FolkEast The Blaxhall Sessions, Blaxhall Village Hall. tickets HERE  Luke Jackson
Sat 18  Wingfield Barns To book phone Wingfield Barns or Eammon/Judy Andrews 01379 384207  Hands Across The Sea : A Day of Music, Dance and Song. Instruments, Social Dance and Song Workshops. Lunchtime music session and evening concert. See HERE for more details
    Seagull Theatre, Pakefield, Lowestoft  2nd Pakefield Acoustic Music Day featuring The Askew Sisters, The Shackleton Trio, Hannah Scott (with Stefano Della Casa on cello), Holly D Johnston, Ross Burkitt & Ali Ward and Megan Wisdom
     Ceilidhs on the Move Clopton Village Hall IP13 6QN  Urban Folk Theory
 Sat-Sun 18-19  Harwich, Essex  Melodeons on Sea: Simon Care and Katie Howson. A weekend Workshop for melodeon players. See HERE for more details.
Sun 19  Black Fen Folk Club  Alden & Patterson
Mon 20  Colchester Folk Club  Mairearad Green & Anna Massie
Tue 21  St Neots Folk Club  Landermaison
     Hoy at Anchor Folk Club  Hunter Muskett
Wed 22    
Thu 23  Milkmaid Folk Club  Songwriting Competition Heat 4
Fri 24  Everyman Folk Club  Pete Morton
     Milkmaid Folk Club  Songwriting Competition Final
Sat 25  Beccles Station Cafe & Community Rooms, Station Rd, Beccles NR34 9QJ  Wind and Strings Folk Workshop Day with Tutors Vicki Swan and John Dipper. Further details tba
      The Sweffling White Horse  Kelly Bayfield + David Edward Booth
Sun 26  Folk at The Froize  Racheal McShane & The Cartographers
     Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
Mon 27  Colchester Folk Club  The Drystones
Tue 28  St Neots Folk Club  Round the Room
     The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Ralph McTell
Wed  29    
Thur 30  The New Cut, Halesworth  Gigspanner Big Band



 May 2020

 Fri  1  Hadleigh Folk & Acoustic Music Nights  Na Mara + Anni Mehan & Tom Crosthwaite
Sat 2  Acoustic Lounge, Hungate Church, Beccles. Details & tickets HERE. No bar-bring your own  Lisa Redford 
      The Sweffling White Horse  SimpleFolk
Sun 3  Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
Tue 5  Hoy at Anchor Folk Club  Steve Tilston
     St Neots Folk Club  The Hut People
Weds 6  The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Newton Faulkener
Fri 8  Norfolk Ceilidhs  Ceilidh with The Hosepipe Band
Sat 9  Hoy at Anchor Folk Club  Hoy's 50th Birthday Party with Jez Lowe, Granny's Attic, Melrose Quartet, Martin Carthy
     The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Lindisfarne
     John Peel Centre, Stowmarket  Fairport Convention
 Fri-Sun  8-10  Cromer Pier  Folk on The Pier
     Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
Mon 11  Cambridge Junction  Sam Sweeney
Wed 13  Ely Folk Club  Other Roads
Tues 12  The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Will Pound - A Day Will Come
Thur 14  Stapleford Granary  Talisk
Fri 15  Milkmaid Folk Club  Revival
Sat 16  Ceilidhs on the Move Clopton Village Hall IP13 6QN  Inertia Reel
Sun 17  Black Fen Folk Club  Cambridge & Walker
Tues 19  Milkmaid Folk Club @ Bury Festival  Julie Felix
     St Neots Folk Club  Clive Gregson
Fri 22  Milkmaid Folk Club  Rory McLeod
Sat 23  Milkmaid Folk Club  Bounty Hounds Ceilidh
Sun 24  Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
Tues 26  St Neots Folk Club  Round the Room
 Fri  29  Everyman Folk Club  Doug Eunson & Sarah Matthews
Sat 30  Milkmaid @ The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Daphne's Flight
 Sun  31  Folk at The Froize  Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage
     Seagull Theatre, Pakefield  Songs of the Sea
     Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage


 June 2020

Tues  2  St Neots Folk Club  Dan Walsh
Fri 5  Hadleigh Folk & Acoustic Music Nights  False Colours + Steve Pledger
     Milkmaid Folk Club  The Wilson family + Simple Folk
 Sat 6  Cressing Temple Barns, Braintree, Essex  Sixth East Anglian Story Telling Festival
 Sun  7  Black Fen Folk Club  Songs of the Sea (Open Stage) Guest MC Bernie Kedge
Mon   8  The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita with Vishten
 Tues  9  St Neots Folk Club  Marian Bradfield
 Wed  10  The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  The Secret Sisters
 Fri-Sun  12-14  St Neots Folk Club  St Neots 38th Folk Festival: Richard Digance, The Salts, Ninebarrow, Tom McConville, Jeremy Harmer + Cellist, Tom Bryans + New Roots Finalist + more. Day of dance on Saturday
Sat  13   The Sweffling White Horse  Elly Tree
Sun 14  Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
Tues 16  St Neots Folk Club  Tom Kitching
Weds 17  Ely Folk Club  tba
Fri 19  Milkmaid Folk Club  The Fried Pirates + Paul Ballantyne
Sat-Sun 20-21  The White Horse, Edwardstone  SoFolk Feastival
Tues 23  St Neots Folk Club  Megan Wisdom
Sun 21  Black Fen Folk Club  The Often Heard
Sat   27  Stapleford Granary  Boo Hewardine & The Phoenix Chorale
 Sun 28   Black Fen Folk Club  Open Stage
 Mon 29    
 Tues 30   St Neots Folk Club  Round the Room


 July 2020

Fri 3  Hadleigh Folk & Acoustic Music Nights Oka Vanga + Steve Christopher & John Boseley
Tues   7  St Neots Folk Club  The Snapes
 Fri-Sun  10-12  Ely Folk Club  Ely Folk Festival
Tues 14  St Neots Folk Club  Open Stage
Wed 15  Ely Folk Club  tba
 Sat-Sun  18-19  Strumpshaw Hall. Low Road, Norwich NR13 4HR  Strumpshaw Tree Fair
Sun   19   Strumpshaw Hall. Low Road, Norwich NR13 4HR  Strumpshaw Tree Fair - Stepdance Day
Tues 21  St Neots Folk Club  Harp & a Monkey Victorians Show
Tues 28  St Neots Folk Club  Round the Room



August 2020

 Fri-Sun  7-9  The Village Hall, Weybourne NR25 7AH  Weybourne Annual Folk Weekend
 Fri-Sun  21-23  Glemham Hall.Little Glemham, Suffolk  FolkEast Folk Festival 2020



September 2020

 Tues  1  St Neots Folk Club  Open Stage
 Sat 5  The Sweffling White Horse  The Silburys
 Tues  8  St Neots Folk Club  Jez Lowe
 Mon  12

 Canopy Theatre, Hungate Church, Beccles
Details & tickets HERE

 Phil Beer
Tues 15  St Neots Folk Club  Maria Dunn
Wed 16  Ely Folk Club  Sherburn, Bartley, Sanders +support tba
 Sat  19  East Anglian Traditional Music Trust  September Song in Stowmarket - daytime workshops
     East Anglian Traditional Music Trust @ The John Peel Centre  September Song in Stowmarket  - evening concert
Tues  22  St Neots Folk Club  Jay Turner
Fri  25  Stapleford Granary  Rura
Tues  29  St Neots Folk Club  Round the Room



October 2020

 Tues  6  St Neots Folk Club  Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman
 Thur-Sat  8-11  Harwich Shanty Festival details tba  Harwich Shanty Festival
 Tues  13  St Neots Folk Club  Antoine & Owena
 Wed  14  Ely Folk Club  Gilmore & Roberts
Fri 23 Stapleford Granary  Fara
 Thur  29  Wingfield Barns  Andy Cutting


November 2020 

Wed 18  Ely Folk Club  Steve Tilston



December 2020

Wed 16  Ely Folk Club  John Ward Trio + Andy Wall, Ruth Bramley & Ann Biggs
Wed  23   The Apex, Bury St Edmunds  An Albion Christmas 2020




March 2021

Sun 28  East Anglian Traditional Music Trust  Pressing The Buttons Workshops



September 2021 

Sat  4 East Anglian Traditional Music Trust Traditional Music Day  - Stowmarket



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