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Diary dates

OCTOBER

Mon

15

NETTLEBED Stick in the Wheel

Tues

16

BRACKNELL FOLK CLUB Lisa Winship & Andy Mathewson

Fri

19

ACE SPACE, NEWBURY Holy Moly & The Crackers, support Hannah Scott

SONG LOFT, STONY STRATFORD Ninebarrow

Sat

20

HOLYWELL, OXFORD Ninebarrow, support Ben Cipolla

 

 

WYCHWOOD Stick in the Wheel

Sun

21

HITCHIN Lady Maisery

NETTLEBED Ralph McTell
NB This concert is at Reading Concert Hall

OXFORDSHIRE FDA Playford Ball, Steventon

Tues

23

BRACKNELL FOLK CLUB Come All Ye

Fri

26

LIMELIGHT, AYLESBURY Chris Cleverley

Sat

27

NORTH WALL, OXFORD Alasdair Roberts, Amble Skuse & David McGuiness

Sun

28

CORNERSTONE, DIDCOT Martin Carthy & John Kirkpatrick

HITCHIN Urban Folk Quartet

OXFORDSHIRE FDA Stonesfield Club Dance Day

Mon

29

NETTLEBED Nancy Kerr & Luke Daniels

Tues

30

BRACKNELL FOLK CLUB Come All Ye

NOVEMBER

Fri

2

OXFORD FOLK CLUB Open Night

OXFORDSHIRE FDA Friday Folk at Steventon

SONG LOFT, STONY STRATFORD Louise Jordan

Fri 2-Sun 4

 

OXFORDSHIRE FDA Upper Basildon Club Dance Weekend, Bournemouth

Sun

4

HITCHIN Martin Simpson

READIFOLK, READING Damien Barber & Mike Wilson

Mon

5

NETTLEBED FRIGG

Tues

6

BRACKNELL FOLK CLUB The Shackleton Trio

Wed

7

UNICORN, ABINGDON AJ Clarke & Dave Pegg

Fri

9

AYLESBURY FOLK CLUB Folk in the Annexe

HARWELL VILLAGE HALL Gilmore & Roberts, support Martha Bailey

OXFORD FOLK CLUB Open/Theme Night

Sat

10

HOLYWELL, OXFORD Kadia/Said the Maiden, support Genevieve Miles

OXFOLK CEILIDH Oxford NAGS with Lisa Purkiss

WYCHWOOD Jody Kruskal, support Pete Joshua

Sun

11

HITCHIN Megson + Elliott Morris

READIFOLK, READING Theme: Remember Remember

Mon

12

NETTLEBED Siobhan Miller

Tues

13

BRACKNELL FOLK CLUB Come All Ye

Fri

16

ACE SPACE, NEWBURY Sarah McQuaid

OXFORD FOLK CLUB Rosie Hood with Lucy Huzzard

Sat

17

VILLAGE CONCERTS, PURLEY-ON-THAMES Sunjay

WYCHWOOD Antony John Clarke & Dave Pegg, support Paul McClure

Sun

18

HITCHIN Daoiri Farrell + Steve Warner

OXFORDSHIRE FDA Not Quite Playford Group Tea Dance, Yarnton

READIFOLK, READING Steve Hicks & Lynn Goulbourn

Mon

19

NETTLEBED Peter Knight’s Gigspanner Big Band

Tues

20

BRACKNELL FOLK CLUB Come All Ye

Fri

23

AYLESBURY FOLK CLUB Jack Rutter

OXFORD FOLK CLUB Open Night

Sat

24

AYLESBURY FOLK CLUB Ceilidh with Amber Willow

OXFORDSHIRE FDA Barn Dance, Steventon

Sun

25

HITCHIN John Tams & Barry Coope

NORDEN FARM, MAIDENHEAD Faustus

READIFOLK, READING Singers Night

Mon

26

NETTLEBED Celtic Fiddle Festival

Tues

27

BRACKNELL FOLK CLUB Emily Mae Winters

Fri

30

OXFORD FOLK CLUB Open Night

SONG LOFT, STONY STRATFORD Gilmore & Roberts

 

 

SONG LOFT, STONY STRATFORD Gilmore & Roberts

DECEMBER

Sat

1

OXFORDSHIRE FDA Music Day and Dance, Steventon

Sun

2

HITCHIN Martyn Joseph (ticket only)

READIFOLK, READING Martyn Wyndham-Read & Iris Bishop

Mon

3

NETTLEBED Martin Taylor & Martin Simpson

Tues

4

BRACKNELL FOLK CLUB Come All Ye

Thurs

6

UNICORN, ABINGDON The Dylan Project

Fri

7

OXFORD FOLK CLUB The Missing Persians

OXFORDSHIRE FDA Friday Folk at Steventon

SONG LOFT, STONY STRATFORD Christmas Party

Sat

8

HOLYWELL, OXFORD Emily Mae Winters, support Three Pressed Men

 

 

OXFOLK CEILIDH Cock and Bull with Mary Panton

VILLAGE CONCERTS, PURLEY-ON-THAMES O’Hooley & Tidow

WYCHWOOD Johnny Coppin

Sun

9

HITCHIN John Kirkpatrick + Paul Scourfield

READIFOLK, READING Theme: ‘Just the Job’

Mon

10

NETTLEBED St Agnes Fountain

Tues

11

BRACKNELL FOLK CLUB Tudor Lodge

Fri

14

AYLESBURY FOLK CLUB Folk in the Annexe

HOLYWELL, OXFORD A Winter Union, support Steph West

OXFORD FOLK CLUB Open Night

Sat

15

HOLYWELL, OXFORD Magpie Lane

Sun

16

HITCHIN St Agnes Fountain (sold out)

HOLYWELL, OXFORD Oxford Waits

READIFOLK, READING Jim Causley

Mon

17

NETTLEBED Belshazzar’s Feast

Tues

18

BRACKNELL FOLK CLUB Come All Ye

 

 

NORDEN FARM, MAIDENHEAD Cara Dillon

Fri

21

OXFORD FOLK CLUB Christmas Party

SONG LOFT, STONY STRATFORD Churchfitters

Sat

22

NORDEN FARM, MAIDENHEAD Ceilidh with Nedron’s Jig

WYCHWOOD Sally Barker + IOTA + 15 String Trio

Sun

23

HITCHIN An Albion Christmas (ticket only)

READIFOLK, READING Christmas Party

Sun

30

READIFOLK, READING Singers Night

Mon

31

OXFORDSHIRE FDA North Oxford New Year’s Eve Party, Cutteslowe, OxfordNORDEN FARM, MAIDENHEAD New Year’s Eve Hoedown

JANUARY

1

 

OXFORDSHIRE FDA Wantage Club New Year’s Day Dance, Steventon

END

Diary index

 

 

ACE Space
St Nicholas Road,
Newbury RG14 5PR
Contact: 07905 590214
website

 

CORNERSTONE, DIDCOT
Contact: 01325 515144
website

 

HARWELL 
website

 

HITCHIN – Folk Club

The Sun Hotel, Sun Street, Hitchin SG5 1AF
Contact: Maureen Jones 01462 812391
website

 

HOLYWELL MUSIC & FOLK
Holywell Music Rooms,
|Holywell Street,
Oxford OX1 3SD
website

 

LIMELIGHT
Queens Park, Aylesbury HP21 7RT
Contact: 01296 424332
website

 

THE MALTINGS ARTS THEATRE
Level 2, 26, The Maltings
St Albans AL1 3HL

Contact: 07807 521436
website

 

NETTLEBED – Folk Club
The Village Club, High Street, 
Nettlebed, Henley RG9 5DD
Contact: 01628 636620
website

 

NORDEN FARM – Centre
for the Arts
Altwood Road,
Maidenhead SL6 4PF
Contact: 01628 788997
website

 

NORTH WALL, OXFORD – Theatre
South Parade, Oxford OX2 7JN
Contact: 01865 319450
website

 

OXFOLK – Ceilidhs
Kennington Village Hall, 
Kennington Road,
Oxford OX1 5PG
Contact: Euan 07866 804220
website

 

OXFORD – Folk Club
The White House,
38 Abingdon Road
Oxford OX1 4PD
Contact: Pam 01865 768128
website

 

OXFORDSHIRE FDA – Folk Association

website

Contact: 01235 831409

 

THE PLACE THEATRE, BEDFORD
Bradgate Road,
Bedford MK40 3DE
Contact: 01234 354321
website

 

THE STABLES
Stockwell Lane, Wavendon,
Milton Keynes, MK17 8LU
Contact: 01908 280800
website

 

STONY STRATFORD – The Song Loft
York House, Stony Stratford, 
Milton Keynes MK11 1JQ
Contact: Jane 01908 566407

 

VILLAGE CONCERTS
West Berkshire
website
Contact: 01491 672345

 

WYCHWOOD – Folk Club
Tiddy Hall,
Ascott-under-Wychwood
Contact: Mark Pidgeon 01993 831427 or 07870 563299
website

 

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