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Saturday April 18
 
*Sarah McQuaid at Daglingworth Village Hall, Overley Road, Daglingworth, Gloucestershire GL7 7AE
07796 918964
 
*Barn Dance, with Gordon the Hedgehog, caller Mike Holloway at The Painswick Centre, Painswick 7pm £10 inc Ploughman’s Supper. Bar Info: 01452 812649
 
*BROCKWEIR SPRING ACOUSTIC MUSIC FESTIVAL with Steve Tilston. Award-winning singer-songwriter. 7.30pm. Mackenzie Hall Brockweir NP16 7NW. £8 in advance from Brockweir  & Hewelsfield Village shop or  Adrian Birch. 01291 689812. adrianbirch1@gmail.com. £10 on door. Refreshments available but BYO alcohol.
 
*Hazel O’Connor at Sundial Theatre, Cirencester GL7 1XA Info: 01285 654228 7.30pm
 
*Blondes with Beards at Queen Matilda Tavern, Star Lane, Avening, Gloucestershire GL8 8NT 8.30pm onwards Free admission Info: 01453 350305
 
* “Canal Mania & Sea Fever” Free Shanty & Waterways Music Day,  At the Gloucester Waterways Museum. Llanthony Warehouse, The Docks, Gloucester GL1 2EH  Pm free , ticketed event in the evening – featuring Heather Wastie, and Keepers Lock.  Info: 01242 57057 mauriceboye@hotmail.com
 
Country Dancing at Highnam Parish Rooms, Newent Road, Highnam, GL2 8DG, 2pm-5pm Callers: Robert Moir, Bernie Culkin and Linda Selwood.  £3 refreshments included. Info: Bernie bculkin@hotmail.co.uk bi-monthly
 
Scottish highland dancing at Montpellier Church Hall, St. Andrew’s Church, Montpellier, Cheltenham
GL50 1SP. 10am. to 12 noon. Info: mbsteele45@aol.com
 
Johnny Coppin’s Folk and Acoustic Music programme on Radio Gloucestershire, 5.30 – 6.05pm and on
line. On 104.7, 95.0, and 95.8 FM, plus 1413 AM Now Listen again for 30 days on  www.bbc.co.uk/gloucestershire
Email your event info 2 weeks ahead - to johnny.coppin@bbc.co.uk
 
Musical Folk practice  at Matson Baptist Church, Matson Avenue, Gloucester GL4 6LA 2.30pm Info: 01452 616326
 
French dancing with Levriad at Horsley Village Hall, Horsley, nr Nailsworth GL6 0PT 7pm £10 BYO
Drinks Info: 07891 717422
 
Royal Scottish Dance Society (Cheltenham Branch) has a Day School with Fiona Grant (Bristol) Advanced, General, and Beginners. Evening Social Dance at  Reddings Community Centre, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF. 7.30-10.30pm Info: 01242  863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com http://www.cheltenhamrscds.btck.co.uk
 
Somers Traditional Folk Club, The Alma Tavern, 74 Droitwich Road, Worcester WR3
7HT 8.30pm. Member’s Concert with Gavin Davenport & Tom Kitching Info: 01684 561378 info@somers-folk-club.org.uk http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk 
 
Sunday April 19
 
**Maddy Prior MBE, with Giles Lewin (Carnival Band) and Hannah James, in concert at Bishop’s Cleeve Tithe Barn, Cheltenham Road, Bishop’s Cleeve GL52 8LU 7.45pm £16 Info: 0844 576 2210 www.cleeveconcerts.co.uk www.maddyprior.co.uk
 
Dursley Acoustic Music Nights with Moose Rosser (see http://www.shanty.org.uk/member/moose-rosser.html)  at David & Hilary, 13 Five Acres, Dursley, GL11 4JP.  Go to http://www.streetmap.com/postcode/GL114JP  & the arrow is on our house.  Mobile : 07973 994711 Home tel : 01453 545065 dursleyfolky@gmail.com   http://www.dursleyamn.org.uk
 
Forest Folk Club  at the Miner’s Arms, Whitecroft, nr Lydney GL15 4PE with Jenna Witts  Doors open 7.30 for a 8pm start.  £6 Info: jan@forestfolkclub.com Club web site: http://www.forestfolkclub.com
  
Folk choir meeting every Sunday from about 7.30pm in Churchdown. So far there are 10 singers, and they want to concentrate on traditional material , including of course Gloucestershire songs. If you are interested get in touch with Robin on 07843 241371 or at robin@robinburton.co.uk
 
Music on Sunday at the Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham GL52 6HJ.  Acoustic musicians are welcome in the bar from lunchtime onwards, any Sunday. Info: Mandy/Patrick  01242 526038
 
Mike Harding’s free one hour webcast Folk Show at 5pm http://www.mikehardingfolkshow.com
 
Genevieve Tudor’s Sunday Folk on BBC Radio Hereford & Worcester, 94.7 FM and online, 6 – 8 pm (Also
on Radio Shropshire)
 
Monday April 20
 
Cheltenham folk dance club meets Mondays in term time at Holy Trinity School, Sherborne St, Cheltenham GL52 2JP 7.30pm – 9.30pm All welcome. Info: Sarah 01242 242245 E-Mail sarahssewing@hotmail.co.uk
 
Every Monday in term time. Royal Scottish Dance Society (Cheltenham Branch) has a beginners class at Reddings Community Centre, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF 7.45pm to 9.45pm (excl first Monday in the month) Info: 01242 863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com
 Also Advanced technique class at Christchurch Primary School, Malvern Road GL50 2NR 7.15pm to 9.15pm Info: 01242 863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com http://www.cheltenhamrscds.btck.co.uk
 
England’s Glory Ladies Morris meet at The Old Priory, St Gregory’s Church, Cheltenham GL50 3LE. 8pm
Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site:
http://www.englandsglory.org.uk 
 
Stroud Morris Dancers practise at 7:45pm at Five Valleys Scouting Centre, Wood Street, Stroud GL5 1DH
(near the Cotswold Playhouse) New members always welcome  Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web:
www.stroudmorris.org.uk
 
Wild Oats Border Morris practise at Drybrook Rugby Club GL17 9EV, from 8pm. New members welcome.
Info: d.bagwelljohnston@googlemail.com
 
Cheltenham Ukulele Club meets every Monday at the Exmouth Arms, Bath Road, Cheltenham
GL53 7LX. Info: Karen  01242 241678. Web site: http://www.ukeglos.co.uk
 
Stow-on-the-Wold Scottish Country Dance Group meets at St Edwards Church Rooms, Stow-on-the-
Wold GL54 1AB (not 1st Monday) Juniors 5.30pm, Adults 7pm Info: Brenda 01451 831876
 
Tuesday April 21
(Birthday of Máire Ní Chatasaigh)
 
Folk at Frampton - Every Tuesday at Frampton Village Hall The Green Frampton-on-Severn GL2 7DY (Next to Three Horseshoes) 8pm £2 Refreshments included Info: Jo 01453 752089 or Tony 01452 616121
 
Mainly English music session  at  1st Tuesday The Fountain, Gloucester GL1 2NW 2nd Tuesday The England’s Glory, London Road, Gloucester GL1 3PB 3rd Tuesday White Horse Mitcheldean 4th Tuesday Kings Arms Newent 5th Tuesday The Swan Staunton Ledbury Road, Staunton, Gloucestershire GL19 3QA From about 8.30pm.  Free admission Info: Bill 07787 713758
 
Gloucester Scottish Society meets at Kingsholm Primary School, Sebert Street, Gloucester GL1 3BN   in term time 7.30 – 10pm £2 (First night free) Info: Pamela 01452 306857 Email: pj259@talktalk.net Beginners welcome
 
Styx of Stroud Border Morris – (Mixed) Meet Tuesdays 7.30-9.30, Whiteway Colony Hall, (except every third Tuesday of the month, the Gold Room, Stroud) Info:  01453 882860 Email clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Gloucestershire Morris Men meet at Miserden Village Hall, Miserden 7.45 – 9.45pm  Info: 07908 894281 bobb@glosmorris.org  Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/  Followed by a session at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Free chips and crisps and beer at £3/pint.Info: Kevin 01285 821283
 
Folk Show with Chris Arscott on Triangle Radio  Every Tuesday 8 – 9pm Info: triangle@triangleradio.co.uk (repeated Thursday 6 – 7pm)
 
‘Steady and Easy Mainly English Session’ at The Wheatsheaf Alehouse, 32 Newport Street, Old Town, Swindon SN1 3DP 8.30pm Info: 07799390002 or email: petercoggins55@outlook.com  3rd Tuesday
 
Wednesday April 22
 
Music session at Fox and Hounds, Church Street, Bredon GL20 7LA 8pm Free admission Info:
tonyjgibbons@btinternet.com
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men meet at The Miner’s Arms, Whitecroft GL15 4PE at 8pm. New Members
welcome.  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men meet at Highnam Old School Room, Highnam, Glos GL2 8DG 8pm. New
members welcome. Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Ragged & Old Morris Dancers meet at Bussage Village Hall GL6 7DY   New members welcome. Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Cirencester Scottish Country Dance Club, Bingham Hall, Cirencester GL7 1JT 8pm Info: 01666 860481 E-
Mail: williams147@btinternet.com
 
Folk Show on BBC Radio 2, with Mark Radcliffe 7– 8pm
 
Chepstow Folk Dance Club meets every Wednesday at the Severn Bridge Social Club, Bulwark, Chepstow from 7.30 pm – 9.30 pm. Everyone is welcome. No need to bring a partner. No experience is necessary. Full instruction is given. See the website for more details: http://chepstowfolkdance.weebly.com/
 
Thursday April 23
(Birthday of William Shakespeare, and St George’s Day – wear your red roses with pride! More about St George’s connection with Gloucestershire at http://www.glosfolk.btck.co.uk/TheLegendoftheDeerhurstDragon )
 
**Country Dancing at Apperley Village Hall, Sawpits Lane, Apperley GL19 4DQ 2 – 4pm Refreshments included £3 each. Come on your own or bring a friend, caller Gerald Tween will teach the dances, members of The Amazing Matchless Band will provide live music. No need to book, just turn up. Info: Astrid 01452 780401 This is what it looks like: http://youtu.be/SPxQ8HgkMoM
 
*St George's Day singaround/session at the Red Lion, Huntley from midday.  All welcome Info: Rob robandgillian@googlemail.com
 
*St Georges Day at Café René, Gloucester GL1 1TP with Lassington Oak MM and Stroud Ladies 7.30pm Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
*St George’s Day entertainment at The Exmouth Arms, Bath Road, Cheltenham. Family fun from 4.30pm, including mummer’s play. Pub Quiz etc from 7.30pm In aid of Butterfly garden project Info:  01242 528149 hello@theexmouth.co.uk
 
Singing/music session at The Corner Cupboard, Winchcombe GL54 5LX 9pm onwards Free admission  4th
Thursdays Info: 01242 604120
 
* Society of St George Annual Service at Gloucester Cathedral 7.30pm.  All the great and the good of the county will be there, including Eric Freeman. Medals to be worn. Info:  rssgglos@woodbro.plus.com
 
*Morris Special at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 on St. Georges Day with Gloucestershire Morris Men, and England’s Glory Ladies Morris, The beer is just £2/pint with £1 to charity.
 
*Wimberry Clog are celebrating St George’s Day at Wilton Court, Ross on Wye, HR9 6AQ with Forest of Deam Morris Men, and Wild Oats. 8pm – music session to follow.. Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web: http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
*Ragged & Old are celebrating St George’s Day in Wotton-under-Edge Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
*Styx of Stroud are celebrating St George’s Day at St George’s Day  at the Ram Inn, South Woodchester GL5 5EQ
Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
ANT project – for Ageing well – meets every Thursday in the Ed Shed, Gloucester Folk Museum, Westgate Street, Gloucester GL1 2PG 10.45 – 2.15pm Free entry, warm welcome. Info: Anna Gibbins 07824 836640
 
Irish dancing class at Irish centre, Horton Road, Gloucester GL1 3QA with teacher Rose Ellis (ADCRA) 5pm (Ages 4 – young adult) Info: http://www.semirishdancing.com
 
Minchinhampton folk club, The Café Lounge, Baptist Church, Tetbury Street, Minchinhampton GL6 9JH   8.15pm  £2  Info: 01453 451070  www.minchfolkclub.org
 
Music session at The Plough Inn, Mill Street, Prestbury, Cheltenham GL52 3BG From about 9pm Free
admission  Info: Chris 01242 571185 (Pub 01242 222180)
 
Music session  at The Village Inn, Nailsworth GL6 0HH, starts about 9pm, all styles, Free admission  Info:
Ruth 01453 832895 e-mail: ruthliengaard@btinternet.com
 
Every Thursday in term time Royal Scottish Dance Society (Cheltenham Branch) has a social dance class at Betteridge School, Warden Hill Road, Cheltenham GL51 3AT 7.15pm to 9.15pm Info: 01242 863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com http://www.cheltenhamrscds.btck.co.uk
 
Lechlade Scottish Country Dance Club meets at Lechlade Memorial Hall, Oak Street, Lechlade-on-Thames
GL7 3AY 7.30pm Info: 01367 252581
 
Happenstance Border Morris practise at Winchcombe Abbey School, Back Lane, Winchcombe GL54 5PZ.
7.30 – 9pm  New dancers and musicians welcome. Info: Cressida  01242 604120/ 07791004649
http://www.happenstance-winchcombebordermorris.co.uk/programme.htm
 
 Chalford Stick Company  practise at North Woodchester Village Hall (next to The Royal Oak) GL5 5PQ All welcome. Info: info@chalfordstick.co.uk http://www.chalfordstickcompany.org/
 
Wimberry Step Clog  practise at Pludds & District Village Hall, Ashdean Road near Brierley GL17 9UD, every Thursday except third. Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web:
http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/ until end of July
 
Folk Show with Chris Arscott on Triangle Radio  Every Thursday 6 – 7pm Info: triangle@triangleradio.co.uk
 
Friday April 24
 
*Fisherman’s Friends in concert at Cheltenham Town Hall, Imperial Square, Cheltenham GL50 1QA 7.30pm £25.30 Info: 0844 576 2210
 
*Spiro at The Roses Theatre, Sun Street Tewkesbury GL19 5NX  Info: 01684 295074 7.30pm
 
*Commonground at Kingshill House, Kingshill House Kingshill Lane  Dursley, Glos GL11 4BZ Info: Telephone: 01453 549133 Email: admin@kingshillhouse.org.uk
 
*Ceilidh In The Goods Shed, with Captain Swing, caller  Mike Griffiths Tetbury Goods Shed by The Royal Oak, Tetbury,  7;00-10:00pm, £11 inc ploughman’s supper Info: 01666 502877 
 
*Travelling Music Hall. Come and see highlights of our recent music halls at Linton Village Hall (HR9 7RX) 7.30 for 8 pm start. Andy Scarf, May Thrill, etc Real ale and other refreshments available, call 07585 663138 for tickets in advance
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ. Open Night  2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Gloucester folk dance club, St. George's Church Centre, Court Road, Brockworth, GL3 4ET  
7.30 pm £1.50 Info: Margaret 01452 713319.        
 
Every Friday night Scottish country dancing  is held at the Montpellier Church Hall, St. Andrew Church,
Montpellier, Cheltenham GL50 1SP. 7.30 to 10pm  All dances are walked through. Info:
mbsteele45@aol.com
 
Ross Barn Dance Club – meets Fridays September to May at Bridstow Village Hall, Ross on Wye HR9 6PZ
8pm – 10 pm http://www.folkwales.org.uk/dance.html
 
Cheltenham U3A Scottish dancers meet at Holy Apostles Church Hall, Cheltenham GL52 6HW, 2 – 4pm.
£1.50. All welcome. Info: Derek 01452 306857. 1st, 2nd, & 4th Fridays
 
Somers Traditional Folk Club, The Alma Tavern, 74 Droitwich Road, Worcester WR3
7HT 8.30pm. Singer’s Night Info: 01684 561378 info@somers-folk-club.org.uk http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk 
 
Featured floor singers  at Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org
 
Saturday April 25
 
Lassington Oak MM are at ‘Wartime in the Cotswolds’ GWRS Toddington GL54 1TP Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
*Bourton Panto Group's annual barn dance, Steve Ford calling to records.  7 - 11 p.m., the Royal British Legion, Lansdowne, Bourton-on-the-Water, GL54 2AR, no experience necessary.  £10 which includes a fish & chips supper.  BYO drinks.  Info:  07876 58 7711 or at bourtonpantogroup@hotmail.co.uk
 
*”Music at the Shed” Festival at Tetbury Goods Shed Free from 12noon till early evening. 
Evening tickets: www.shed-arts.co.uk  £12.50 & under 16's £5.50 Line up includes - Johnny Coppin,  Blondes With Beards
 
Scottish highland dancing at Montpellier Church Hall, St. Andrew’s Church, Montpellier, Cheltenham
GL50 1SP. 10am. to 12 noon. Info: mbsteele45@aol.com
 
Johnny Coppin’s Folk and Acoustic Music programme on Radio Gloucestershire, 5.30 – 6.05pm and on
line. On 104.7, 95.0, and 95.8 FM, plus 1413 AM Now Listen again for 30 days on  www.bbc.co.uk/gloucestershire
Email your event info 2 weeks ahead - to johnny.coppin@bbc.co.uk
 
Sunday April 26
 
*Louise Jordan is at Unit 2, Nelson Street, Stroud GL5 2HL 2pm Info: 01453 764509
 
Wimberry Clog are at Forest Activities Festival, Speech House 2pm Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web: http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Folk choir meeting every Sunday from about 7.30pm in Churchdown. So far there are 10 singers, and they want to concentrate on traditional material , including of course Gloucestershire songs. If you are interested get in touch with Robin on 07843 241371 or at robin@robinburton.co.uk
 
Music on Sunday at the Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham GL52 6HJ.  Acoustic musicians are welcome in the bar from lunchtime onwards, any Sunday. Info: Mandy/Patrick  01242 526038
 
Mike Harding’s free one hour webcast Folk Show at 5pm http://www.mikehardingfolkshow.com
 
Genevieve Tudor’s Sunday Folk on BBC Radio Hereford & Worcester, 94.7 FM and online, 6 – 8 pm (Also
on Radio Shropshire)
 
Monday April 27
 
Cheltenham folk dance club meets Mondays in term time at Holy Trinity School, Sherborne St, Cheltenham GL52 2JP 7.30pm – 9.30pm All welcome. Info: Sarah 01242 242245 E-Mail sarahssewing@hotmail.co.uk
 
Every Monday in term time. Royal Scottish Dance Society (Cheltenham Branch) has a beginners class at Reddings Community Centre, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF 7.45pm to 9.45pm (excl first Monday in the month) Info: 01242 863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com
 Also Advanced technique class at Christchurch Primary School, Malvern Road GL50 2NR 7.15pm to 9.15pm Info: 01242 863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com http://www.cheltenhamrscds.btck.co.uk
 
England’s Glory Ladies Morris meet at The Old Priory, St Gregory’s Church, Cheltenham GL50 3LE. 8pm
Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site:
http://www.englandsglory.org.uk 
 
Stroud Morris Dancers practise at 7:45pm at Five Valleys Scouting Centre, Wood Street, Stroud GL5 1DH
(near the Cotswold Playhouse) New members always welcome  Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web:
www.stroudmorris.org.uk
 
Wild Oats Border Morris practise at Drybrook Rugby Club GL17 9EV, from 8pm. New members welcome.
Info: d.bagwelljohnston@googlemail.com
 
Cheltenham Ukulele Club meets every Monday at the Exmouth Arms, Bath Road, Cheltenham
GL53 7LX. Info: Karen  01242 241678. Web site: http://www.ukeglos.co.uk
 
Stow-on-the-Wold Scottish Country Dance Group meets at St Edwards Church Rooms, Stow-on-the-
Wold GL54 1AB (not 1st Monday) Juniors 5.30pm, Adults 7pm Info: Brenda 01451 831876
 
Community Choir at Churchdown Library, Parton Rd., Churchdown, GL3 2AF meets on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month, from 7.30 to about 9.00. The repertoire is mostly folk song: rounds, shanties, spirituals, traditional and contemporary folk.  There is no audition, and no need to read music, just come along and have a go. The charge is £3 per session Info: Barbara 01452 714544
 
Gorsley Barn Dance Club meets at Gorsley Village Hall, Quarry Lane, Gorsley HR9 7SJ Last Monday of the month 7.30 – 9.30pm  All welcome. No partner necessary Info: Chris 01989 720122 or Hilary 01989 720105
 
MESS 1st Monday – Royal George at Purton. 2nd Monday – Beehive Swindon 3rd
Monday - Sun Inn, Coate Water 4th Monday - The Beehive, Swindon (possibly) 5th Monday Beehive Swindon   8.30pm Info: Music Alive on 01793 770699 http://homepage.ntlworld.com/djfoster/  Sessions are open to all, whether maestro or beginner. We welcome visitors.
 
Tuesday April 28
 
*Sunjay at The Roses Theatre, Sun Street Tewkesbury GL19 5NX  Info: 01684 295074 8.30pm
 
Irish music session at the Daneway Inn, Sapperton, Cirencester GL7  6LN Info: 01285 760297
 
Folk at Frampton - Every Tuesday at Frampton Village Hall The Green Frampton-on-Severn GL2 7DY (Next to Three Horseshoes) 8pm £2 Refreshments included Info: Jo 01453 752089 or Tony 01452 616121
 
Mainly English music session  at  1st Tuesday The Fountain, Gloucester GL1 2NW 2nd Tuesday The England’s Glory, London Road, Gloucester GL1 3PB 3rd Tuesday White Horse Mitcheldean 4th Tuesday Kings Arms Newent 5th Tuesday The Swan Staunton Ledbury Road, Staunton, Gloucestershire GL19 3QA From about 8.30pm.  Free admission Info: Bill 07787 713758
 
Gloucester Scottish Society meets at Kingsholm Primary School, Sebert Street, Gloucester GL1 3BN   in term time 7.30 – 10pm £2 (First night free) Info: Pamela 01452 306857 Email: pj259@talktalk.net Beginners welcome
 
Styx of Stroud Border Morris – (Mixed) Meet Tuesdays 7.30-9.30, Whiteway Colony Hall, (except every third Tuesday of the month, the Gold Room, Stroud) Info:  01453 882860 Email clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Gloucestershire Morris Men meet at Miserden Village Hall, Miserden 7.45 – 9.45pm  Info: 07908 894281 bobb@glosmorris.org  Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/  Followed by a session at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Free chips and crisps and beer at £3/pint.Info: Kevin 01285 821283
 
Folk Show with Chris Arscott on Triangle Radio  Every Tuesday 8 – 9pm Info: triangle@triangleradio.co.uk (repeated Thursday 6 – 7pm)
 
Country dancing with Cirencester U3A at Ashcroft Centre, Ashcroft Road, Cirencester GL7 1QX 10 –
12noon 2nd & 4th Tuesdays Info: Ron & Betty 01285 885474 email ron.hale1@talktalk.net
website http://www.cirencesteru3a.org.uk/groups.htm
 
Wednesday April 29
 
*Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman, with Hattie Briggs in support at The Roses Theatre, Sun Street Tewkesbury GL19 5NX  Info: 01684 295074 7.30pm
 
Folk evening with Malarki (Jeff & friends) at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283
 
Country Dancing at May Hill Village Hall , All Saints Road, May Hill  GL17 0NP 10 – 12 £3.50 Info: Liz 01452 830899 Last Weds
 
Witcombe Folk Dance Club (Formerly the The Square Folk Dance Club), Witcombe Village Hall GL3 4TB. Roger Wilkins, with John Boucher 8pm Visitors £3  Info: Gwen  01453 543254 gwen.clift@talktalk.net http://www.squarefolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men meet at The Miner’s Arms, Whitecroft GL15 4PE at 8pm. New Members
welcome.  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men meet at Highnam Old School Room, Highnam, Glos GL2 8DG 8pm. New
members welcome. Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Ragged & Old Morris Dancers meet at Bussage Village Hall GL6 7DY   New members welcome. Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Cirencester Scottish Country Dance Club, Bingham Hall, Cirencester GL7 1JT 8pm Info: 01666 860481 E-
Mail: williams147@btinternet.com
 
Folk Show on BBC Radio 2, with Mark Radcliffe 7– 8pm
 
Chepstow Folk Dance Club meets every Wednesday at the Severn Bridge Social Club, Bulwark, Chepstow from 7.30 pm – 9.30 pm. Everyone is welcome. No need to bring a partner. No experience is necessary. Full instruction is given. See the website for more details: http://chepstowfolkdance.weebly.com/
 
Thursday April 30
 
*Sam Lee and Band at Last Thursday Club Evergreen Hall Church Walk Broadwell Coleford GL16 7BN   7.30pm   Tickets £10 in advance  from Forestbookshop /01594 833334
 
Wimberry Step Clog  practise at Pludds & District Village Hall, Ashdean Road near Brierley GL17 9UD, every Thursday except third. Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web:
http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
ANT project – for Ageing well – meets every Thursday in the Ed Shed, Gloucester Folk Museum, Westgate Street, Gloucester GL1 2PG 10.45 – 2.15pm Free entry, warm welcome. Info: Anna Gibbins 07824 836640
 
Irish dancing class at Irish centre, Horton Road, Gloucester GL1 3QA with teacher Rose Ellis (ADCRA) 5pm (Ages 4 – young adult) Info: http://www.semirishdancing.com
 
Minchinhampton folk club, The Café Lounge, Baptist Church, Tetbury Street, Minchinhampton GL6 9JH   8.15pm  £2  Info: 01453 451070  www.minchfolkclub.org
 
Music session at The Plough Inn, Mill Street, Prestbury, Cheltenham GL52 3BG From about 9pm Free
admission  Info: Chris 01242 571185 (Pub 01242 222180)
 
Music session  at The Village Inn, Nailsworth GL6 0HH, starts about 9pm, all styles, Free admission  Info:
Ruth 01453 832895 e-mail: ruthliengaard@btinternet.com
 
Every Thursday in term time Royal Scottish Dance Society (Cheltenham Branch) has a social dance class at Betteridge School, Warden Hill Road, Cheltenham GL51 3AT 7.15pm to 9.15pm Info: 01242 863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com http://www.cheltenhamrscds.btck.co.uk
 
Lechlade Scottish Country Dance Club meets at Lechlade Memorial Hall, Oak Street, Lechlade-on-Thames
GL7 3AY 7.30pm Info: 01367 252581
 
Happenstance Border Morris practise at Winchcombe Abbey School, Back Lane, Winchcombe GL54 5PZ.
7.30 – 9pm  New dancers and musicians welcome. Info: Cressida  01242 604120/ 07791004649
http://www.happenstance-winchcombebordermorris.co.uk/programme.htm
 
Chalford Stick Company  practise at North Woodchester Village Hall (next to The Royal Oak) GL5 5PQ All welcome. Info: info@chalfordstick.co.uk http://www.chalfordstickcompany.org/robandgillian@gmail.com
 
Folk Show with Chris Arscott on Triangle Radio  Every Thursday 6 – 7pm Info: triangle@triangleradio.co.uk
 
Friday May 1
 
*All the usual nonsense at the top of May Hill at 5.20 am approx.  With Forest of Dean MM,  Lassington Oak MM and many more.  There will be a communal breakfast (as usual) in May Hill village hall from 7 am.   Tickets will be available at the top of the hill that morning, and the price is being held at the bargain price of £5.   Enquiries or Group bookings to robandgillian@gmail.com
 
*Ceilidh with Uisge Contraband at Severn Bridge Social Club, Bulwark NP16 5JN 7.30pm £10 (inc buffet) Info: brian.ellam@btinternet.com
 
Happenstance Border Morris are at Cleeve Hill Golf Club at dawn Info: Cressida  01242 604120/ 07791004649
http://www.happenstance-winchcombebordermorris.co.uk/programme.htm 
 
Ragged & Old, and Styx of Stroud are at Coaley Peak at Dawn, followed by breakfast at The Crown Uley  Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Open House
 
Somers Traditional Folk Club, The Alma Tavern, 74 Droitwich Road, Worcester WR3
7HT 8.30pm. Singer’s Night with choruses to start  Info: 01684 561378 info@somers-folk-club.org.uk http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk 
 
Saturday May 2
 
Cotswold Ceilidh Band (Moira, Tony, & co) at Queen Matilda Tavern, Star Lane, Avening, Tetbury GL8 8NT Free. Info: 01453 350305
 
Morris tour of Stroud Five Valleys with Styx of Stroud and guests Dartmoor Border Morris  Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Sunday May 3
 
NO MEETING of Forest Folk Club  at the Miner’s Arms, Whitecroft, nr Lydney GL15 4PE Doors open 7.30 for a 8pm start. £6 (singers Nights £2) Info: jan@forestfolkclub.com Club web site: http://www.forestfolkclub.com  
 
Wednesday May 6
 
Folk Night at The White Hart Inn, High Street, Winchcombe GL54 5LJ with Cornish Shanty Group "The Roaring Trowmen". Come and sing your heads off! http://roaringtrowmen.co.uk/ All musicians and singers welcome. 8pm Free admission. Info: Chris 01242 602236 or Bob 07578 808019
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at White Hart,, Maisemore GL2 8HY 8pm Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Music Session at The Rose & Crown, Severn Stoke WR8 9JQ  organised By Hamish. A bit before 8.30pm Free admission  Info: sessions@the-wests.com
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Saracens Head, Symonds Yat East, HR9 6JL, 8pm.  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Thursday May 7
(Election Day  in case you had not noticed)
 
Haywain Folk (Singaround/Music Session) with Andy Scarf at Farmers Arms,  Horse Road, Wellington Heath, near Ledbury, HR8 1LS (Note Change of venue) 8pm Free 1st Thursday not August Info: Andy Info: 01531 660253 Spring theme, so light & bright!
 
*Al Stewart at Colston Hall, Bristol BS1 5AR £32.50 Info: 0117 922 3686 Book online at http://www.colstonhall.org/whatson
 
Wimberry Step Clog  practise at Pludds & District Village Hall, Ashdean Road near Brierley GL17 9UD, every Thursday except third. Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web:
http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Friday May 8
 
*Demon Barbers at The Roses Theatre, Sun Street Tewkesbury GL19 5NX  Info: 01684 295074 with Wimberry Clog Dancers and other morris sides  Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web: http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
*Louise Jordan is at The Convent, Convent Lane, South Woodchester, Gloucestershire, GL5 5HS 9pm  Info: 01453 835138 reception@theconvent.net
 
*Bella Hardy (With The Dawn Tour) at Huntingdon Hall, Crowngate, Worcester WR1 3LD Info: 01905 611427
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ.Jan Vaisey & Ian Harvey
 2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org  Celebrating Ted Poole’s 90th Birthday
 
Somers Traditional Folk Club, The Alma Tavern, 74 Droitwich Road, Worcester WR3
7HT 8.30pm. Singer’s Night Info: 01684 561378 info@somers-folk-club.org.uk http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk 
 
Saturday May 9
 
Randwick Wap – Mayor’s Procession & Dunking – from 2.30pm
 
*Louise Jordan is at Under The Edge Arts, The Chipping, Wotton-under-Edge GL12 7AD 8pm Info: 07791 323869.
 
Musical Folk practice  at Matson Baptist Church, Matson Avenue, Gloucester GL4 6LA 2.30pm Info: 01452 616326
 
Ragged & Old are at Woodchester Spring Fayre  Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Sunday May 10
 
**Fairport Convention in concert at The Convent, Convent Lane, South Woodchester, Gloucestershire, GL5 5HS Info: 01453 835138 reception@theconvent.net
 
Gloucester Gallery Quire meet at  Brookthorpe Village Hall, GL4 OUS (on the A4173, opposite  Fagin's - previously known as The Four Mile House) 2.30 – 4.30pm Info: Elizabeth - 01453 765324 http://www.wgma.org.uk
 
Simply Acoustic at Barny’s at The Bell at Selsley. Later starting time of 7.30 , finishing at 10.30.   All welcome Info:   Karina 01453 886879 Karina.gabner@btinternet.com  Sundays monthly
 
Tuesday May 12
(Birthday of Phil Beer)
Irish music session at the Daneway Inn, Sapperton, Cirencester GL7  6LN Info: 01285 760297
 
Styx of Stroud are at Queen Matilda Tavern, Avening GL8 8NT, 7.30pm onwards Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Wednesday May 13
 
Witcombe Folk Dance Club (Formerly the The Square Folk Dance Club), Witcombe Village Hall GL3 4TB.  Musical Folk, with Alan davies 8pm Visitors £3  Info: Gwen  01453 543254 gwen.clift@talktalk.net http://www.squarefolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
 
Folk evening 8pm with Steve Page  at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA  Info: Kevin 01285 821283
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Kilcot Inn, Kilcot, nr Newent, GL18 1GH, 8pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Market Place Ledbury HR8 2G3 8pm, The Talbot inn Ledbury  HR8 2DX 9pm Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Thursday May 14
 
**The Mighty Altan in concert at Huntingdon Hall, Crowngate, Worcester WR1 3LD Info: 01905 611427
 
Wimberry Step Clog  practise at Pludds & District Village Hall, Ashdean Road near Brierley GL17 9UD, every Thursday except third. Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web:
http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Friday May 15
(Birthdays of Aly Bain, John McCusker)
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Barrie & Ingrid Temple
 
Somers Traditional Folk Club, The Alma Tavern, 74 Droitwich Road, Worcester WR3
7HT 8.30pm. Singer’s Night Info: 01684 561378 info@somers-folk-club.org.uk http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk 
 
Saturday May 16
(World Fiddle Day - http://worldfiddleday.com/ and on Facebook)
 
Royal Scottish Dance Society (Cheltenham Branch) has a Social Dance at  Reddings Community Centre, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF. 7.30-10.30pm Info: 01242  863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com http://www.cheltenhamrscds.btck.co.uk
 
Sunday May 17
 
Wimberry Clog are on tour with Forest of Dean Morris Men Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web: http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
*Ralph McTell in concert at at The Roses Theatre, Sun Street Tewkesbury GL19 5NX 7.30p £20.25 Info: 01684 295074
 
Dursley Acoustic Music Nights  (Sing around) at David & Hilary, 13 Five Acres, Dursley, GL11 4JP.  Go to http://www.streetmap.com/postcode/GL114JP  & the arrow is on our house.  Mobile : 07973 994711 Home tel : 01453 545065 dursleyfolky@gmail.com   http://www.dursleyamn.org.uk
 
Sarah McQuaid at Forest Folk Club  at the Miner’s Arms, Whitecroft, nr Lydney GL15 4PE Doors open 7.30 for a 8pm start. £6 (singers Nights £2) Info: jan@forestfolkclub.com Club web site: http://www.forestfolkclub.com  
 
Monday May 18
 
Ragged & Old are at Bredon Cricket Club 7pm Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Tuesday May 19
 
*Leveret (Andy Cutting etc) at Ruskin Mill, Old Bristol Road, Nailsworth GL6 0LA .30pm £15  Info: 01453 837537
 
Folk Night with Paul Burgess at The White Hart Inn, High Street, Winchcombe GL54 5LJ All musicians and singers welcome.  8pm Free admission. Info: Chris 01242 602236 or Bob 07578 808019
 
Styx of Stroud are at Tudor Arms, Slimbridge GL2 7BP, 7.30pm onwards Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Wednesday May 20
 
*Bella Hardy in concert at The Roses Theatre, Sun Street Tewkesbury GL19 5NX  7.30pm £15.75
Info: 01684 295074
 
*Al Stewart at Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry Info: 0844 338 0000 £32.50
     
Music session at Fox and Hounds, Church Street, Bredon GL20 7LA 8pm Free admission Info:
tonyjgibbons@btinternet.com
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Globe Inn, Alvington, nr Lydney, GL15 6BA, 8pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Falcon Inn, Painswick GL6 6UN 8pm, Royal Oak, Painswick 9pm with Ragged & old  Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Thursday May 21
 
Thornbury Folk Music Session – 8-11pm.Christ the King Social Club, 11 Castle Street, Thornbury BS35 1HA. Info: Carol carol.mosses@hotmail.co.uk
 
Friday May 22
 
*Dick Gaughan in concert at Huntingdon Hall, Crowngate, Worcester WR1 3LD Info: 01905 611427
 
Tall Ships Festival at Gloucester Docks (until May 25) Info: http://www.thecityofgloucester.co.uk/tallships
 
Shanty Festival (until May 25) Info: Steve ruler@btinternet.com
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ. Open Night  2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Open House
 
Somers Traditional Folk Club, The Alma Tavern, 74 Droitwich Road, Worcester WR3
7HT 8.30pm. Singer’s Night Info: 01684 561378 info@somers-folk-club.org.uk http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk 
 
Saturday May 23
 
Tall Ships Festival at Gloucester Docks (until May 25) Info: http://www.thecityofgloucester.co.uk/tallships
 
Shanty Festival (until May 25) Info: Steve ruler@btinternet.com
 
French dancing with Venn at Horsley Village Hall, Horsley, nr Nailsworth GL6 0PT 7pm £10 BYO
Drinks Info: 07891 717422 
 
Anomaly  playing their own songs plus old favourites at   Queen Matilda Tavern, Star Lane, Avening, Tetbury GL8 8NT Free. Info: 01453 350305
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are Gloucester Shanty Festival 11am  Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Sunday May 24
 
*Gloucester Shanty Festival Finalé Charity Concert, Blackfriars Abbey, Gloucester GL1 2HN. A celebration of the Maritime Heritage with proceeds from the concert to go to SARA (The Severn Area Rescue Association) 7.30 p,m.  (Doors : 7.00 p.m ) Featuring: The Exmouth Shanty Men, Trim Rig and a Doxy, Monkey's Fist, Shake a Leg, and our very own The 2 Anchors. £15 - Box office (via Gloucester Guildhall): http://venues.gloucester.gov.uk/Freetime/Guildhall/listings/music/Shanty.aspx
 
Tall Ships Festival at Gloucester Docks (until May 25) Info: http://www.thecityofgloucester.co.uk/tallships
 
Shanty Festival (until May 25) Info: Steve ruler@btinternet.com
 
Monday May 25
 
Tall Ships Festival at Gloucester Docks (until May 25) Info: http://www.thecityofgloucester.co.uk/tallships
 
Shanty Festival (until May 25) Info: Steve ruler@btinternet.com
 
Styx of Stroud are at the Hog at Horsley GL6 0PR Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Tuesday May 26
 
*The Young Uns in concert at The Convent, Convent Lane, South Woodchester, Gloucestershire, GL5 5HS Info: 01453 835138 reception@theconvent.net
 
Wednesday May 27
(Birthday of Peter Knight)
Folk Rock with Nicky Swann at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA 8pm Info: Kevin 01285 821283
 
Country Dancing at May Hill Village Hall , All Saints Road, May Hill  GL17 0NP 10 – 12 £3.50 Info: Liz 01452 830899 Last Weds
 
Witcombe Folk Dance Club (Formerly the The Square Folk Dance Club), Witcombe Village Hall GL3 4TB.  The Downfielders, with Pete Hendy 8pm Visitors £3  Info: Gwen  01453 543254 gwen.clift@talktalk.net http://www.squarefolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Three Tuns, Chepstow, NP16 5EY, 8pm (with Widders Border Morris)  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Swan Inn, Staunton GL19 3QA 8pm with Old Meg  Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Thursday May 28
 
Wimberry Step Clog  practise at Pludds & District Village Hall, Ashdean Road near Brierley GL17 9UD, every Thursday except third. Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web:
http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Friday May 29
(Oak Apple Day – Birthday of King Charles II)
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Tom McConville
 
Saturday May 30
 
*Mitcheldean Folk Festival  Pre-Festival Concert  at Bespoke Brewery Marquee (rear of Mitcheldean Mews) Admission by donation to festival funds. 7pm – 11pm Line up includes May Thrill, and Clint Mann. http://www.mitcheldeanfolkfestival.org.uk/ 
 
Sunday May 31
 
Forest Folk Club  at the Miner’s Arms, Whitecroft, nr Lydney GL15 4PE Doors open 7.30 for a 8pm start. Singers Night £2 Info: jan@forestfolkclub.com Club web site: http://www.forestfolkclub.com
  
Tuesday June 2
 
Styx of Stroud are at the Tunnel House Inn, Coates (GL7 6PW), 7.30pm onwards Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Wednesday June 3
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Cottage of Content, Carey, HR2 6NG, 8pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Bell, Frampton-on-Severn GL2 7EP 8pm, The Three Horseshoes, Frampton-on-Severn GL2 7DY 9pm with Stroud Morris Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/ 
 
Thursday June 4
 
Wimberry Step Clog  practise at Pludds & District Village Hall, Ashdean Road near Brierley GL17 9UD, every Thursday except third. Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web:
http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Friday June 5
 
*Commonground in concert at Sundial Theatre, Cirencester GL7 1XA Info: 01285 654228 7.30pm
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Phil Callery
 
Somers Traditional Folk Club, The Alma Tavern, 74 Droitwich Road, Worcester WR3
7HT 8.30pm. Singer;s Night, with choruses to start Info: 01684 561378 info@somers-folk-club.org.uk http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk 
 
Sunday June 7
 
Pete Morton at Forest Folk Club  at the Miner’s Arms, Whitecroft, nr Lydney GL15 4PE Doors open 7.30 for a 8pm start. £6 (singers Nights £2) Info: jan@forestfolkclub.com Club web site: http://www.forestfolkclub.com  
 
Gloucester Gallery Quire meet at  Brookthorpe Village Hall, GL4 OUS (on the A4173, opposite  Fagin's - previously known as The Four Mile House) 2.30 – 4.30pm Info: Elizabeth - 01453 765324 http://www.wgma.org.uk
 
Tuesday June 9
 
Styx of Stroud are at the Beacon Inn, Haresfield GL10 3DX, 7.30pm onwards Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Wednesday June 10
 
Witcombe Folk Dance Club (Formerly the The Square Folk Dance Club), Witcombe Village Hall GL3 4TB.  Brian McMinn, with Marj Hendy & Gwen Clift 8pm Visitors £3  Info: Gwen  01453 543254 gwen.clift@talktalk.net http://www.squarefolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at White Horse, Soudley, GL14 2UA, 8pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Plough Inn, Prestbury GL52 3BG 8pm with England’s Glory  Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Thursday June 11
 
Wimberry Step Clog  practise at Pludds & District Village Hall, Ashdean Road near Brierley GL17 9UD, every Thursday except third. Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web:
http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Friday June 12
 
**Peter Knight’s Gigspanner in concert at Ruskin Mill, Old Bristol Road, Nailsworth GL6 0LA Info: 01453 837537
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ. Open Night   2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Geoff Lakeman
 
Somers Traditional Folk Club, The Alma Tavern, 74 Droitwich Road, Worcester WR3
7HT 8.30pm. Singer’s Night, with Bill & Sue Smith Info: 01684 561378 info@somers-folk-club.org.uk http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk 
 
Saturday June 13
 
**Joe Broughton’s Conservatoire Folk Ensemble (all 40 of them!) at Huntingdon Hall, Crowngate, Worcester WR1 3LD Info: 01905 611427
 
Wimberry Clog are at Forest Morris Family Weekend  Tour (Weekend begins Friday until Sunday lunch time)  Coach tour with Morris and dance groups from all parts of the country.  Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web: http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Sunday June 14
 
Forest Morris Family Weekend   – there is dancing at Soudley Heritage Centre again with all groups  in the morning Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web: http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at Highnam Fun Day GL2 8DP Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Colin Sillence at Barny’s at The Bell at Selsley. Later starting time of 7.30 , finishing at 10.30.   All welcome Info:   Karina 01453 886879 Karina.gabner@btinternet.com  Sundays monthly
 
Monday June 15
 
Tuesday June 16
 
**Peter Knight’s Gigspanner, with special guests Philip Henry & Hannah Martin in concert at The Roses Theatre, Sun Street Tewkesbury GL19 5NX  Info: 01684 295074
 
Styx of Stroud are at the Three Horseshoes pub, Frampton on Severn GL2 7DY, 7.30pm onwards Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Wednesday June 17
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Yew Tree Inn,  Peterstow nr Ross, HR9 6JZ, 8pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at Beauchamp Arms, Dymock GL18 2AQ 8pm, Kilcot Inn, Newent GL18 1NA 9pm Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Thursday June 18
 
Thornbury Folk Music Session – 8-11pm.Christ the King Social Club, 11 Castle Street, Thornbury BS35 1HA. Info: Carol carol.mosses@hotmail.co.uk
 
Friday June 19
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Open House
 
Somers Traditional Folk Club, The Alma Tavern, 74 Droitwich Road, Worcester WR3
7HT 8.30pm. Anniiversaries – Agincourt, Waterloo etc! Info: 01684 561378 info@somers-folk-club.org.uk http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk 
 
Saturday June 20
 
*Barn Dance with Forest Brown at Yorkley Community Centre, Lydney GL15 4RS 8:0 pm, occ event Sat,  Info: 01452 820687
 
*Mid Summer Ceilidh with Baily's Beads, caller Karen Burridge Town Hall. Old Bristol Road, Nailsworth  GL6 0JF,   7:30 pm Info: 07472 318010
 
Ragged & Old are at Uley School Fête pm  Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Styx of Stroud are at the Upton St Leonards Village Day  Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Musical Folk practice  at Matson Baptist Church, Matson Avenue, Gloucester GL4 6LA 2.30pm Info: 01452 616326
 
French dancing with Andro Sisters and All Acoustic at Horsley Village Hall, Horsley, nr Nailsworth GL6 0PT 7pm £10 BYO Drinks Info: 07891 717422 
 
Sunday June 21
 
Ragged & Old are at Rockhampton Folk Festival late afternoon/evening  Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Dursley Acoustic Music Nights  with Thomas McCarthy - (See : http://www.thomasmccarthyfolk.com/ ) at David & Hilary, 13 Five Acres, Dursley, GL11 4JP.  Go to http://www.streetmap.com/postcode/GL114JP  & the arrow is on our house.  Mobile : 07973 994711 Home tel : 01453 545065 dursleyfolky@gmail.com   http://www.dursleyamn.org.uk
 
Forest Folk Club  at the Miner’s Arms, Whitecroft, nr Lydney GL15 4PE Doors open 7.30 for a 8pm start.Singers Night £2 Info: jan@forestfolkclub.com Club web site: http://www.forestfolkclub.com
  
Gloucester Gallery Quire meet at  Brookthorpe Village Hall, GL4 OUS (on the A4173, opposite  Fagin's - previously known as The Four Mile House) 2.30 – 4.30pm Info: Elizabeth - 01453 765324 http://www.wgma.org.uk
 
Wednesday June 24
 
Country Dancing at May Hill Village Hall , All Saints Road, May Hill  GL17 0NP 10 – 12 £3.50 Info: Liz 01452 830899 Last Weds
 
Witcombe Folk Dance Club (Formerly the The Square Folk Dance Club), Witcombe Village Hall GL3 4TB.  Baily’s Beads, with Geoff Elwell 8pm Visitors £3  Info: Gwen  01453 543254 gwen.clift@talktalk.net http://www.squarefolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Olde Ferry Inn, HR9 6BL, 8pm; Old Court Hotel, HR9 6DA, 9pm, Symonds Yat West  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at Kings Head, Kingscourt GL5 5DR 8pm, with Styx of Stroud, and Ragged & Old  Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Thursday June 25
 
*Martin Carthy at Evergreen Hall Church Walk Broadwell Coleford GL16 7BN
 
*The Phil Beer Band at The Roses Theatre, Sun Street Tewkesbury GL19 5NX  Info: 01684 295074 7.30pm
 
Wimberry Step Clog  practise at Pludds & District Village Hall, Ashdean Road near Brierley GL17 9UD, every Thursday except third. Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web:
http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Friday June 26
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ. Steve Ashley 2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Graham Carter
 
Saturday June 27
 
**Emily Smith, supported by our very own May Thrill is in concert at Market Theatre, Ledbury 8pm £14 Info: http://www.mayhillmusic.co.uk
 
**Johnny Coppin in concert at Miserden Village Hall 7:30pm £12 in advance/ £13 on door
Tickets from The Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA 8pm 01285 821283
 
Ragged & Old are having their Day of Dance Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Tuesday June 30
 
Styx of Stroud are at the The Ship Inn, Brimscombe GL5 2QN, 7.30pm onwards Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Wednesday July 1
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Fostons Ash Inn, Birdlip, nr Stroud, GL6 7ES, 8pm (with Ragged & Old Morris)  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at White Horse, Mitcheldean GL17 0AT 8pm Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Saturday July 4
 
Ragged & Old are at More Hall  Fête pm  Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Sunday July 5
 
The very wonderful Archie Fisher at Forest Folk Club  at the Miner’s Arms, Whitecroft, nr Lydney GL15 4PE Doors open 7.30 for a 8pm start. £6 (singers Nights £2) Info: jan@forestfolkclub.com Club web site: http://www.forestfolkclub.com 
 
Tuesday July 7
 
Styx of Stroud are at the The Star Inn, Whiteshill GL6 6AE, 7.30pm onwards Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Wednesday July 8
 
Witcombe Folk Dance Club (Formerly the The Square Folk Dance Club), Witcombe Village Hall GL3 4TB.  Bring & Share supper Musical Folk, with club callers 8pm Visitors £3  Info: Gwen  01453 543254 gwen.clift@talktalk.net http://www.squarefolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Woodman, Parkend, GL15 4JF, 8pm;  Miners Arms, Whitecroft, GL15 4PE, 9pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Thursday July 9
 
Wimberry Clog are at The Swan, Staunton (Corse) with Appleyard Traditional dancers, and Old Meg 8pm Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web: http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Lower Lode Inn, Tewkesbury  GL19 4RE 8pm  Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Friday July 10
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ. Shanty Night with Chris Beaumont and Rod Penlington  8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/  
 
Saturday July 11
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Soudley Fete, 2pm, Speech House Hotel,  GL16 7EL, 3.30pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Wednesday July 15
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Monmouth Walking Tour, commencing at Punch House, 8pm Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at Exmouth Arms, Cheltenham GL53 7LX 8pm, Beaufort Arms, Cheltenham GL52 6HJ 9pm Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Styx of Stroud are with Chippenham Morris Men at the Royal Oak, Tetbury GL8 8EY, 7.30pm onwards Info:  01453 882860 Email: clee915@btinternet.com http://www.styxofstroud.com
 
Friday July 17
 
Mitcheldean Folk Festival (until 19th) info: andyscarf@yahoo.co.uk http://www.mitcheldeanfolkfestival.org.uk/
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ.Open Night   2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://www.users.waitrose.com/~cresby/CheltFC.htm
 
Saturday July 18
 
Wimberry Clog , Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Mitcheldean Folk Festival (until 19th) info: andyscarf@yahoo.co.uk http://www.mitcheldeanfolkfestival.org.uk/
 
Sunday July  19
 
Mitcheldean Folk Festival (until 19th) info: andyscarf@yahoo.co.uk http://www.mitcheldeanfolkfestival.org.uk/
 
 Forest Folk Club  at the Miner’s Arms, Whitecroft, nr Lydney GL15 4PE Doors open 7.30 for a 8pm start. Singers Night £2 Info: jan@forestfolkclub.com Club web site: http://www.forestfolkclub.com
  
Monday July 20
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are on a walking tour of Gloucester at Café René GL1 1TP 7.30pm, Then The Fountain Inn, Gloucester GL1 2NW with Renegade Rose Morris (Oregon), Ragged & Old, & England’s Glory Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/
   
Wednesday July 22
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Newent Walking Tour, commencing at Black Dog, 8pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Friday July 24
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Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ. Wendy Arrowsmith  2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Saturday July 25
 
Ragged & Old are at The Fleece, Hillesley Fête pm  Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Wednesday August 5
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Ostrich Inn, Newland, GL16 8NP, 8pm   Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Wednesday August 12
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Boat Inn, Penallt, NP25 4SE, 8pm    Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at Star Inn, Whiteshill  GL6 6AE Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Saturday August 15
 
Ragged & Old are at Strawberry Cream Tea, Cirencester pm  Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Wednesday August 19
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Anchor, Tintern, NP16 6TE, 8pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at Paister’s Arms, Winchcombe GL54 5LL with HappenstanceY 8pm Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Monday August 24
 
Wimberry Clog are dancing out with England’s Glory Ladies Morris (TBC) 8pm Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web: http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Wednesday August 26
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Yew Tree, Cliffords Mesne, GL18 1JS, 8pm (with Lassington Oak Morris Men)  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Saturday August 29
 
Ragged & Old are at Witcombe Cider Festival pm  Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Sunday August 30
 
*Blondes with Beards at Black Book Café 2-4pm (two acts) Free entry. The Silver Rooms, Nelson Street, Stroud GL5 2HL www.blackbookcafe.com
 
Monday August 31
 
Ragged & Old are at Berkeley Show (TBC)  Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Wednesday September 2
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at The Inn at Penallt, NP25 4SE, 8pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Fountain Inn, Gloucester GL1 2NW 8pm Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Friday September 4
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Open House
 
Saturday September 5
 
 ‘Hands Around Gloucester’ morris festival in conjunction with ‘Gloucester Day’.  Morris sides (including Ragged & Old, & Styx of Stroud) will be leading the Mayor of Barton Parade at 11 o'clock in the morning and again the Heritage Parade at 2 o'clock in the afternoon. Dancing in the four 'Gate Streets during the rest of the day. Info: d.bagwelljohnston@googlemail.com
 
Wednesday September 9
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men are at Hostelrie, Goodrich, HR9 6HX, 8pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Friday September 11
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ. Dark Island (Alex & Scotty)  2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Bonny Sartin
 
Saturday September 12
 
Wimberry Clog, and Forest of Dean Morris Men  are at Newent Onion Fayre pm Info: Barbara  01594 830248 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web: http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/
 
Sunday September 13
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are at Frampton Country Fayre  GL2 7EP 11am Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Thursday September 17
 
Thornbury Folk Music Session – 8-11pm.Christ the King Social Club, 11 Castle Street, Thornbury BS35 1HA. Info: Carol carol.mosses@hotmail.co.uk
 
 
Friday September 18
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Open House
 
Saturday September 19
 
Stroud Folk Festival – details if and when I get any
 
Sunday September 20
 
Dursley Acoustic Music Nights  with The Dovetail Trio (Rosie Hood, Jamie Roberts, Matt Quinn) - (See http://www.dovetailtrio.com/,) at David & Hilary, 13 Five Acres, Dursley, GL11 4JP.  Go to http://www.streetmap.com/postcode/GL114JP  & the arrow is on our house.  Mobile : 07973 994711 Home tel : 01453 545065 dursleyfolky@gmail.com   http://www.dursleyamn.org.uk
 
Wednesday September 23
 
Forest of Dean Morris Men restart practice season, new members welcome, at  Miners Arms, Whitecroft, GL15 4PE, 8pm Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk
 
Friday September 25
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ Open Night 2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Steve O’Kane & Fiona McBain
 
Friday October 2
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Open House
 
Friday October 9
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ Tony Poulter 2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://www.users.waitrose.com/~cresby/CheltFC.htm
               
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org  Martin Wyndham-Read
 
Thursday October 15
 
Thornbury Folk Music Session – 8-11pm.Christ the King Social Club, 11 Castle Street, Thornbury BS35 1HA. Info: Carol carol.mosses@hotmail.co.uk
 
Friday October 16
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Jim Bainbridge
 
Saturday October 17th
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are Having an all day Squire’s Tour  Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Friday October 23
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ Open Night  2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Open House
 
Friday October 30
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org Open House
 
Friday November 6
 
Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org  Roy Clinging
 
Friday November 13
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ Shan & Martin Graebe 2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Sunday November 15
 
Ragged & Old are having a Dance Swapshop with Appleyard Traditional Dancers pm  Info: Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 http://www.raggedandold.com
 
Thursday November 19
 
Thornbury Folk Music Session – 8-11pm.Christ the King Social Club, 11 Castle Street, Thornbury BS35 1HA. Info: Carol carol.mosses@hotmail.co.uk
 
Friday November 27
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ TBA Reservoir Mandolin Band 2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Friday December 11
 
Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, London Road, Cheltenham  GL52 6HJ Xmas at the Folk Club 2nd & 4th Fridays 8pm Info: 01242 571185 http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/
 
Wednesday December 16
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are Mumming in Ledbury Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/   
 
Thursday December 17
 
Thornbury Folk Music Session – 8-11pm.Christ the King Social Club, 11 Castle Street, Thornbury BS35 1HA. Info: Carol carol.mosses@hotmail.co.uk
 
Wednesday December 23
 
Lassington Oak Morris Men are Mumming in Gloucester Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/
   
Saturday December 26
(Boxing Day, Feast of St Stephen, close season for wren hunting ends)





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