Apperley Country Dancing on July 28th- see below for details

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JULY (210 folk events this month)
Tuesday July 26


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris will be at Gloucester Cathedral for the Three Choirs Festival 6.30pm Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk  


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are practising at Miserden Village Hall GL6 7JA 7.45pm  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Folk at Frampton at Frampton Village Hall The Green Frampton-on-Severn GL2 7DY (Next to Three Horseshoes) 8pm Now only £1! Refreshments included Info: Jo 01453 762622 or Tony 01452 616121


Mainly English music session at Kings Arms Newent  From about 8.30pm.  Free admission Info: Bill 07787 713758 


Gloucester Scottish Society meets at Kings School, Gouda Way, Gloucester  7.30 – 10pm £2.50 (First night free).  Beginners welcome.  Info: Pamela 01452 306857 Email: pj259@talktalk.net  


Folk Show with Chris Arscott on Triangle Radio  Every Tuesday 8 – 9pm Info: chris@triangleradio.co.uk (repeated Thursday 6 – 7pm) http://www.triangleradio.co.uk  


Wednesday July 27


*Forest of Dean Morris Men will be at The Yew Tree, Peterstow, HR9 6JZ, 8pm with Leominster MM? Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk


* Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at The Rose & Crown Nympsfield, with Stroud Morris Dancers  7.30 for 7.45pm. Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com  


*Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Red Lion, Wainlodes GL2 9LW 8pm Info: Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/       


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at The Three Choirs Festival, Gloucester Cathedral 6.30pm; The Boat, Ashleworth GL19 4HZ 7.45pm Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 Guests: Blondes with Beards


Country Dancing at May Hill Village Hall , All Saints Road, May Hill  GL17 0NP 10 – 12 £3.50 Info: Liz 01452 830899 Last Weds


Music Session at The Rose & Crown, Church Lane, Severn Stoke WR8 9JQ organised By Hamish. A bit before 8.30pm Free admission  Info: 01905 371249 sessions@the-wests.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 July 28


*Happenstance Border Morris will be at The Mount at Stanton 7.45pm  Info: Cressida  01242 604120/ 07791004649 http://happenstancemorris.org.uk  


**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 Usually 4th Thursday


Singing/music session at The Plaisterer’s Arms, Abbey Terrace, Winchcombe GL54 5LL From about 9.30pm onwards Free admission  Info: 01242 604120 4th Thursdays


Music/entertainment evening at Evergreen Hall,  Broadwell    GL16 7BN  Tickets  usually  £8 adv  £9 on door Info: 01594 833334 http://www.thecolefordhub.info  Last Thursday


Irish Acoustic Night at The Crown & Sceptre, 98 Horns Road, Stroud GL5 1EG Led by the amazing Tim Potts. They call themselves "Rodda's Hairy Craic" and there are up to 20 -25 of them. It starts around 8pm and finishes at closing time (11.00pm) Info: 01453762588 www.crownandsceptrestroud.com  last Thursday


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 Old Crown, Parkend, Paganhill, Stroud  GL5 4AZ 8.15pm  £2  Info: 01453 454594  www.minchfolkclub.org  Pub web site: http://theoldcrownpaganhill.co.uk/ 


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


Folk Show with Chris Arscott on Triangle Radio  Every Thursday 6 – 7pm Info: chris@triangleradio.co.uk http://www.triangleradio.co.uk  


Friday July 29


*Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Three Choirs Festival 6pm Info: Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/       


Riverfolk at The Trout Inn, Riverside, Lechlade-on-Thames GL7 3HA 8pm £1 (2nd & last Fridays) Info: 01367 252313 jaymathews124@mac.com  web site: http://riverfolk.co.uk


Cheltenham U3A English country dancing group 3rd & 5th Fridays at Holy Apostles Church Hall, Charlton Kings GL52 6HW (2-4 p.m.)  Info: 01242 583669 


Gloucester folk dance club, St. George's Church Centre, Court Road, Brockworth, GL3 4ET   
7.30 pm £1.50 Info: Margaret 01452 713319.


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:  mbsteele1945@gmail.com  www.cheltenhamscottishsociety.btck.co.uk 


Somers Traditional Folk Club, The Alma Tavern, 74 Droitwich Road, Worcester WR3 
7HT 8.30pm. Info: 01684 561378 http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk   


Saturday July 30


*The Jigantics - The Convent, South Woodchester Gloucestershire, GL5 5HS doors 8pm  Info: 01453 835138 reception@theconvent.net


Glos Folk performers in Gloucester ‘Gate’ Streets 11 – 4pm including Ragged & Old Morris Dancers


Glos Folk Information Stand at Tewkesbury Rugby Club, Gander Lane, Tewkesbury GL20 5PG 11 – 3pm
Info: http://www.facebook.com/events/1167336993345664/
Johnny Coppin’s 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 July 31


*Guiting Music Festival - Open Air folk concert from 3pm with The Urban Folk Quartet, Calan (Wales), plus 16 Strings and Dead Goat - info/ tickets from guitingfestival.org  or by phone  01386 -0584943  bring your own seating


Glos Folk performers in Gloucester ‘Gate’ Streets 11 – 4pm


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 


Folk Music at Salutation Inn, Ham, Berkeley GL13 9QH From about 8pm Last Sundays plus occasional Monday music sessions. Info: 01453 810284 www.sallyatham.com 


Music session from 8:30pm at The Farrier's Arms Todenham nr Moreton in Marsh GL56 9PF Mainly tunes English trad. Info: Barry barryspearce@hotmail.com 5th Sunday


‘Swindon Afternoon Session’ at The Wheatsheaf Alehouse, 32 Newport Street, Old Town, Swindon SN1 3DP 3 - 6pm Info: 07799390002 or email: petercoggins55@outlook.com  Last Sunday 


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) info: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p001d7lt 
AUGUST
Monday August 1


Cheltenham Ukulele Club meets at the Exmouth Arms, Bath Road, Cheltenham GL53 7LX. Info: Karen  01242 241678. Web site: http://www.ukeglos.co.uk 


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 August 2
(Birthday of Tom Leary)
*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at The Red Lion Wainlodes GL2 9LW 7.45pm; The Haw Bridge Inn, Tirley GL19 4HJ 8.45pm  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Folk Night 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 Open Night with 2 sets from guest Ron Field


Folk at Frampton at Frampton Village Hall The Green Frampton-on-Severn GL2 7DY (Next to Three Horseshoes) 8pm Now only £1! Refreshments included Info: Jo 01453 762622 or Tony 01452 616121


Mainly English music session at The Fountain, Gloucester GL1 2NW  From about 8.30pm.  Free admission Info: Bill 07787 713758 Moved for this month only to Cricket Club, Sidmouth!


Singers Night at the Brockweir Inn, Brockweir. NP16 7NG By Brockweir Bridge. 7.30. All welcome to sing, play listen and join in. No PA. Info: adrianbirch1@gmail.com  01291 689812


Folk Show with Chris Arscott on Triangle Radio  Every Tuesday 8 – 9pm Info: chris@triangleradio.co.uk (repeated Thursday 6 – 7pm) http://www.triangleradio.co.uk  
 
Wednesday August 3


*Forest of Dean Morris Men will be at The Railway, Newnham GL14 1DA 8pm, The Ship, Newnham GL14 1BY 9pm 8pm Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk 


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at The Lamb, Eastcombe. 7.30 for 7.45pm. Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com  


Singers Club, Stroud.  Traditional Songs.  8.30 -11pm, Little Vic, Queen Victoria Pub, Gloucester St , Stroud  GL5 1QG. Free admission Info: Bob  01453 764885 
bob@robertbrayassociates.co.uk  


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 August 4


*Happenstance Border Morris will be at The Haw Bridge Inn, Tirley 7.45pm  Info: Cressida  01242 604120/ 07791004649 http://happenstancemorris.org.uk  


Haywain Folk (Singaround/Music Session) at The Farmer's Arms, Horse Road, Wellington Heath, nr Ledbury HR8 1LS Telephone (pub) : 01531 634776 8pm Free Info: Stephanie  rose_stephanie@hotmail.co.uk 1st Thursday 


Minchinhampton folk club, The Old Crown, Parkend, Paganhill, Stroud  GL5 4AZ 8.15pm  £2  Info: 01453 454594  www.minchfolkclub.org  Pub web site: http://theoldcrownpaganhill.co.uk/ 


Folk Night Music session at Beaufort Hunt ,72 Broad Street, Chipping Sodbury, BS37 6AG 8pm £2 Floor slots available Info: Jo on 07974 381333 1st Thursday


UkeStroud  -  jam session for ukulele players at Pitchcombe village hall GL6 6LU 8 – 10pm BYO drinks. £1 in pot. Info: Norma: normamillls@btinternet.com (1st & 3rd Thursdays)


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


Folk Show with Chris Arscott on Triangle Radio  Every Thursday 6 – 7pm Info: chris@triangleradio.co.uk http://www.triangleradio.co.uk  


Friday August 5


Somers Traditional Folk Club, The Alma Tavern, 74 Droitwich Road, Worcester WR3 
7HT 8.30pm. Info: 01684 561378 http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk


Saturday August 6


Johnny Coppin’s 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 August 7


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) info: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p001d7lt 
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Monday August 8


England’s Glory Ladies Morris will be at The Exmouth Arms, Bath Road, Cheltenham, with Happenstance Border Morris 8pm Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk  


Tuesday August 9


*Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Three Horseshoes, Frampton on Severn GL2 7DY with Gloucestershire Morris Men 7.45pm Info: Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/       


Wednesday August 10


*Forest of Dean Morris Men will be at The Anchor, Tintern NP16 6TE 8pm Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk 


* Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at a pub tbc . 7.30 for 7.45pm. Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com  

Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 Guests: Chris


Music session at Cross Keys, Bredon’s Hardwick GL20 7EE 8pm Free admission Info: tonyjgibbons@btinternet.com


Thursday August 11


*Happenstance Border Morris will be at The Farmer’s Arms, Guiting Power 7.45pm  Info: Cressida  01242 604120/ 07791004649 http://happenstancemorris.org.uk  


Saturday August 13


*Forest of Dean Morris Men will be at Ruardean Carnival 12 noon Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk 


Barny’s at The Little Vic, Gloucester Street, Stroud, GL5 1QG. 7.30 - 10.30, £3 Entrance, Floor singers welcome Info:   Karina 01453 886879 Karina.gabner@btinternet.com  2nd Sundays monthly guests: Jessy & Nigel Price


Monday August 15


England’s Glory Ladies Morris will be at The Three Horseshoes, Frampton on Severn 8pm Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk  


Wednesday August 17


*Forest of Dean Morris Men will be at The Alma, Linton HR9 7RY 8pm, with Wild Oats, and England’s Glory Ladies Morris Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk 


* Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at The George, Newmarket GL6 0RF with Gloucestershire Morris Men. 7.45pm. Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com  


*Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Haw Bridge Inn, Tirley GL19 4HJ 8pm Info: Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/       


Saturday August 20


*Barn Dance Tibberton Village Hall Marquee GL19 3AN With Hetty Pegler`s Tump and caller Dick Bryce
Tickets 01452 790647


*Lassington Oak Morris Men are having their all day Squire’s Tour Info: Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/       


Sunday August 21


Normally 3rd Sunday Dursley Acoustic Music Nights  - CANCELLED, none in August. Next one September 18


Barny’s at The Little Vic, Gloucester Street, Stroud, GL5 1QG. 7.30 - 10.30,  Info:   Karina 01453 886879 Karina.gabner@btinternet.com  Concert Night: Seth Bye & Katie Griffin


Monday August 22


Tuesday August 23


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are practising at Miserden Village Hall GL6 7JA 7.45pm  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday August 24


**Peter Knight’s Gigspanner in concert at The Roses Theatre, Sun Street Tewkesbury GL19 5NX  7.30pm £17.75 Info: 01684 295074


*Forest of Dean Morris Men will be at Foston’s Ash, Birdlip GL6 7ES 8pm with Ragged & Old Morris Dancers Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk 


*Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Fleet Inn, Twning GL20 6FL 8pm Info: Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/       


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 Guests:Slipstone


Music Session at The Rose & Crown, Church Lane, Severn Stoke WR8 9JQ organised By Hamish. A bit before 8.30pm Free admission  Info: 01905 371249 sessions@the-wests.com


Thursday August 25


*Happenstance Border Morris will be at The Pheasant Inn, Toddington 7.45pm  Info: Cressida  01242 604120/ 07791004649 http://happenstancemorris.org.uk  


Friday August 26


Saturday August 27  


Deerhurst Flower Festival – Glos Folk Information Stand on the Priory Lawn all W/E 10 – 5pm


Sunday August 28


‘Gloucester Mini Folk Festival’ – King’s Square, Gloucester 11 – 4pm with Bewelian, (3.15 – 4pm) Ed Donovan & The Wandering Moles (2.15 – 3pm) May Thrill (1.15 – 2pm) Mitchel & Vincent (12.15 – 1pm) Wildewest (11.15 – 12) FREE


Deerhurst Flower Festival – Glos Folk Information Stand on the Priory Lawn all W/E 10 – 5pm


* Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at Paternoster Strawberry Tea Event, Cirencester  pm. Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com  


Monday August 29


Deerhurst Flower Festival – Glos Folk Information Stand on the Priory Lawn all W/E 10 – 5pm


*Happenstance Border Morris will be at Winchcombe Country Show  Info: Cressida  01242 604120/ 07791004649 http://happenstancemorris.org.uk  


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are Twyning Village Fête  GL20 6DF, from 2pm  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Tuesday August 30


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at The Sherborne Arms, Aldsworth GL54 3RB 7.45pm  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday August 31


*Forest of Dean Morris Men, and Lassington Oak Morris Men,  will be at The Yew Tree, Clifford’s Mesne GL18 1JS 8pm with Lassington Oak Morris Men Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk 


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 Guests: Nicky Swann


Thursday September 1


Friday September 2


Saturday September 3


* Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at ‘Hands Around Gloucester’ various times Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com  


Sunday September 4


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 


* Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at Poulton Fête pm. Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com  


Monday September  5


Tuesday September 6


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are practising at Miserden Village Hall GL6 7JA 7.45pm  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday September 7


*Forest of Dean Morris Men will be at The Rising Sun, Moseley Green GL15 4HN 8pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk 


*Lassington Oak Morris Men are at Gloucester Quays 8pm, and The Fountain Inn GL1 2NW 9pm Info: Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/       


Music session at Cross Keys, Bredon’s Hardwick GL20 7EE 8pm Free admission Info: tonyjgibbons@btinternet.com

Thursday September 8


Saturday September 10


*Forest of Dean Morris Men will be at Newent Onion Fayre from 10am  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk 


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are having their Passed Masters Tour (with guests) at Cheltenham Town Centre 10am; Sue Ryder Fête, Leckhampton Court 3.30pm; The Black Horse Inn, Cranham GL4 8HP 7.45pm  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/  


Sunday September 11


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at Gloucester Quays 10.45am  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   
 
*Tannara at The Convent, Convent Lane, South Woodchester, Gloucestershire, GL5 5HS Info: 01453 835138 reception@theconvent.net


Barny’s at The Little Vic, Gloucester Street, Stroud, GL5 1QG. 7.30 - 10.30, Info:   Karina 01453 886879 Karina.gabner@btinternet.com  Concert Night with the legendary Tir Na nOg £12
Wednesday September 14


*Lassington Oak Morris Men are at The Exmouth Arms, Bath Road, Cheltenham 8pm Info: Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/       


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 Guests: Si Barron


Friday September 16


*Steve Knightley in concert at The Clubhouse, Prescott Speed Hill Climb Prescott Hill, Gotherington, Cheltenham GL52 9RD 7.30pm start (doors at 7pm)  Tickets £16. http://smedsongs.com/


Sunday September 18


Normally 3rd Sunday Dursley Acoustic Music Nights  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 Guest: Steve Turner


Wednesday September 21


Music Session at The Rose & Crown, Church Lane, Severn Stoke WR8 9JQ organised By Hamish. A bit before 8.30pm Free admission  Info: 01905 371249 sessions@the-wests.com


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 Guests: Tim Manning


Friday September 23


*Shooglenifty at The Convent, Convent Lane, South Woodchester, Gloucestershire, GL5 5HS Info: 01453 835138 reception@theconvent.net


Stroud Folk Weekend (until September 25) Info: www.stroudfolkweekend.com stroudfolk@gmail.com  or call on 07843 241371 concert  by the up and coming band, Teyr, in the Ale House


Saturday September 24


Stroud Folk Weekend (until September 25) Info: www.stroudfolkweekend.com stroudfolk@gmail.com  or call Robin on 07843 241371


**Inaugural Roy Palmer Lecture by Steve Roud as part of the  Traditional Song Forum, and Stroud Folk Weekend  at Lansdown Hall, Lansdown, Stroud, GL5 1BB 2pm Info Martin martin.graebe@btinternet.com     01285 651 104 Free admission, but donations welcome


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at Stroud Folk Weekend from 10.30am  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Sunday September 25


Stroud Folk Weekend (until September 25) Info: www.stroudfolkweekend.com  stroudfolk@gmail.com  or call Robin on 07843 241371 Folk Club Concert featuring local bands and musicians in the Imperial Hotel.


Monday September 26


Tuesday September 27


*Gloucestershire Morris Men resume practices at Miserden Village Hall GL6 7JA 7.45pm  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday September 28


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 Guests: Mice in a Matchbox


*Forest of Dean Morris Men resume practices at Miner’s Arms 8pm  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk 


Wednesday October 5


*Lassington Oak Morris Men Practice Season Begins, New Members Welcome! 8pm Info: Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/       


Music session at Cross Keys, Bredon’s Hardwick GL20 7EE 8pm Free admission Info: tonyjgibbons@btinternet.com


Thursday October 6


Friday October 7


*Barn Dance with the Downfielders at Hardwicke Royal British Legion Club, Green Lane, Hardwicke, Glos.
7.30pm. Tickets £10 adults/ £5 for 16 years and under. Ticket price includes a ploughman's supper. Bar available. Proceeds for Hardwicke Church. Info:  01452 720015 or  julie@4354.net


Saturday October 8


Sunday October 9


Monday October 10


Tuesday October 11


Wednesday October 12


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 Guests: May Thrill


Thursday October 13


Swindon U3A 25th Anniversary Barn Dance Party 10 – 2pm at Park South Community Centre, Cranmore Avenue, Swindon, SN3 2ER.  Caller Rosemary Hunt, Musician Steve Hunt, both well-known in the folk world. £5  Please bring a plate of food to share at lunchtime. Drinks will be provided.
 Info:  Gwen  01793 813573.  gwenwroughton@hotmail.com


Sunday October 16


Normally 3rd Sunday Dursley Acoustic Music Nights  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 Guests: Moira Craig & Carolyn Robson


Wednesday October 19


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 Guests: Teyr


Music Session at The Rose & Crown, Church Lane, Severn Stoke WR8 9JQ organised By Hamish. A bit before 8.30pm Free admission  Info: 01905 371249 sessions@the-wests.com


Wednesday October 26


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 Guests: Morfa


Wednesday November 2


Music session at Cross Keys, Bredon’s Hardwick GL20 7EE 8pm Free admission Info: tonyjgibbons@btinternet.com




Wednesday November 16


Music Session at The Rose & Crown, Church Lane, Severn Stoke WR8 9JQ organised By Hamish. A bit before 8.30pm Free admission  Info: 01905 371249 sessions@the-wests.com


Sunday November 20


Normally 3rd Sunday Dursley Acoustic Music Nights  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 Guest: Paul Downes


Wednesday November 30


Music session at Cross Keys, Bredon’s Hardwick GL20 7EE 8pm Free admission Info: tonyjgibbons@btinternet.com


Friday December 2


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at Stroud Goodwill Evening  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Tuesday December 13


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at The Royal William, Cranham GL6 6TT for Carols & Mumming 7.45pm  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday December 14


*Lassington Oak Morris Men are mumming in Ledbury 8pm Info: Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/       


Music Session at The Rose & Crown, Church Lane, Severn Stoke WR8 9JQ organised By Hamish. A bit before 8.30pm Free admission  Info: 01905 371249 sessions@the-wests.com


Sunday December 18


Normally 3rd Sunday Dursley Acoustic Music Nights  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 Christmas Party


Wednesday December 21


*Lassington Oak Morris Men are mumming in Gloucester 8pm Info: Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093  Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/       


Monday December 26
(St Stephen’s Day, Boxing Day, end of close season for wren hunting)


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at The Queen’s Hotel, Cheltenham 9.30am; Imperial Gardens, Cheltenham 10.30am then Gloucester Cathedral 12noon  Info: 07908 894281 gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Morris Dancing and Mumming outside Gloucester Cathedral 12 noon. (Chapter House if wet or snowing)


Wednesday December 29


Music session at Cross Keys, Bredon’s Hardwick GL20 7EE 8pm Free admission Info: tonyjgibbons@btinternet.com






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