Devon Folk Diary

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February

Thursday 22 February

 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Ray Goodswen Band: Jeroka | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Friday 23 February

 

 

 

 

 

American Square Dance | St Peter's Church Hall, England's Close, Sidford EX10 9QS | Details

Josienne Clarke | The Plough Arts Centre, Gt. Torrington EX38 8HQ | Website

Folk Music of East Europe from the Klezmer Band of Devon | Winkleigh Village Hall, Castle Street, Winkleigh EX19 8HU | Details

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 24 February

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ceilidh with Amber Fire | Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE | Website

The Big Yellow Tambourine Man Band | Cygnet Theatre, Friars Gate, Exeter EX2 4AZ | WeGotTickets

Josienne Clarke | The Plough@Resurgence, The Resurgence Centre Fore Street, Bideford EX39 6AB | Website

Craig Joiner | Barbican Theatre, Castle Street, The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NJ | Website
Harbottle & Jonas | The Old School, Stoke Climsland PL17 8NY | Website

Plymouth Morris Annual Ceilidh with the PM Ceilidh Band | Woolwell Community Centre, Darklake Lane, Roborough, Plymouth PL6 7TR | Website

Sea Shanty & Folk Night | Village Hall, Cornworthy, nr Totnes TQ9 7ES | Facebook

Sunday 25 February

 

 

 

Fairport Convention | Exeter Corn Exchange - Market Street, Exeter, EX1 1BW | Website

Topsham Folk Club Concert Ben Walker and Kirsty Merryn | Mathews Hall, Fore Street, Topsham, EX3 0HF | Website

Kit Hawes & Aaron Catlow | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

Tuesday 27 February

 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jeremy Child Band: Own music | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

Wednesday 28 February

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jane Thomas Band: Dancing Keys | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Thursday 29 February

Daisy Mae | B-Bar, Castle Street, The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NJ | Website

 

March

Friday 1 March


 

Gaz Brookfield | Calstock Village Hall, The Quay, Calstock PL18 9QA | Website

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 2 March

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Bridget Flett Band: Fresh Aire | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Barn Dance with music from Banned from the Moor | Abbotsbury Church, Waverley Road, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2 ND | Facebook

Keith James: Yusuf / Cat Stevens | The Flavel Arts Centre, Dartmouth TQ6 9ND | Website
Callum Gilligan | Barbican Theatre, Castle Street, The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NJ | Website

Show of Hands | The Plough Arts Centre, Gt. Torrington EX38 8HQ | Website

Tuesday 5 March

 

 

 


 

"Every Folkin’ Tuesday" Amber Smith | The Old Warehouse, Prince of Wales Road, Kingsbridge TQ7 1DY | Website

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Simon Maplesden Band: Own music | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

The Exmouth Shanty Men | The Beach Pub, Exmouth EX8 1DR | Website

Wednesday 6 March

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Robert Blackborow Band: Fresh Aire | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Friday 8 March

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman | Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT | WeGotTickets

Silvington | West Alvington Village Hall, Townsend Rd, West Alvington, Kingsbridge TQ7 3PZ | Teelephone John 07939 411985 or email 

Raymond Wylie Band | White Hart Sessions, Dartington Trust, Totnes TQ9 6EL | Website
The Countrymen | Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX | Website

The Exmouth Shanty Men | Alphington Village Hall, Exeter EX2 8UP | Website

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 9 March

 

 

D'Accord's French Music and Dance Poisson Groove | St James Church Hall, Mount Pleasant, Exeter EX4 7AH | Facebook

The Busketeers | B-Bar, Castle Street, The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NJ | Website

Sunday 10 March

 

 

 

 

 

 

Exeter Folk and Acoustic Club: Concert Night Show of Hands Full Circle Tour | Newton St Cyres Village Hall, Newton St Cyres Village Hall EX5 5BL | Website

Johnny Coppin | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman | Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX | WeGotTickets

Cerys Hafana | Barrel House, 59 High St, Totnes TQ9 5PB | Website

Tuesday 12 March

 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jane Thomas Band: Fresh Aire | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

Wednesday 13 March

 

Spiers & Boden | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS | Website

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Simon Maplesden Band: Pair of Shears | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Thursday 14 March

 

 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Colin Andrews Band: The More the Merrier | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Baskery | Barrel House, 59 High St, Totnes TQ9 5PB | Website

Friday 15 March

 

 

 

Sykes Martin | The Flavel Arts Centre, Dartmouth TQ6 9ND | Website

Baskery | JCT27, Barnstaple EX31 1SB | Website

Exeter Folk and Acoustic Music Club Concert John Kirkpatrick | Victoria Park Tennis Club, Lyndhurst Road, St. Leonards, Exeter, EX2 4NX | email Telephone 01392 210983

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 16 March

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Baron Brady | Marldon Christmas Tree Farm The Nor Westerland, Compton TQ3 1RR | Telephone 07894961010 email

Baskery | Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ | Website

St.Patrick's Party with Banned from the Moor | The Old Warehouse, 9-11 The Warehouse, Prince Of Wales Road, Kingsbridge TQ7 1DY | Website
Dawntreader Ceilidh Band Ceilidh | Marldon Village Hall, Village Road, Marldon, Compton TQ3 1SJ | Facebook

St. Patrick's Day Ceilidh with Piping Hot | The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth, Devon TQ6 9ND | Website

Mad Dog Mcrea St Patrick's | Plymouth Pavilions, Millbay Road, Plymouth, PL1 3LF | Website

Noble Jacks | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street, Exeter EX4 3LS | Website

Sunday 17 March

 

 


 

Lazy Divide | Old Plough Inn, Bere Ferrers Yelverton, PL20 7JL | Facebook

Joni, Sandy and Me - An Evening with Sally Barker | The Bridge Inn, Bridge Hill, Exeter, EX3 0QQ | Website

Cobbler’s Child | St Mary's Church, South St, Denbury, Newton Abbot TQ12 6DH | Rachel Belringer 07751 804007.

Monday 18 March

 

Sidmouth Acoustic Folk Club Concert Rattle on the Stove Pipe | Blue Ball Inn, Stevens Cross Sidford, EX10 9QL | email or telephone 07850163241

Tuesday 19 March

 

 

 

 

 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Ray Godswen Band: Pair of Shears | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

Detta Kenzie | Bradninch Folk Club The Guildhall, Fore Street, Bradninch EX5 4NN | Facebook

"Every Folkin’ Tuesday" With Nell & I | The Old Warehouse, Prince of Wales Road, Kingsbridge TQ7 1DY | Website

Wednesday 20 March

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jane Thomas Band: Ian and Margaret | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Friday 22 March


 

 

Miranda Sykes & Hannah Martin | Church House, South Tawton, nr Okehampton EX20 2LQ | Website

Grace Petrie | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS | Website

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 23 March

 

 

 

 

 

 

Devon Folk Day | Morchard Bishop Registration 10.00am | Click here for full details and Booking Form (PDF)

Cockwood Shanty Festival | Cockwood, Starcross | Facebook

Tom McConville and Michael Biggins | Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX | Website

Contra Dance to live music | Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE | Jeremy on 07969 297633 or email

Sunday 24 March

 

 

 


 

Spirit of the Drum | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS | Website

Cockwood Shanty Festival | Cockwood, Starcross | Facebook

Lost Trades | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

Topsham Folk Club Concert Tom McConville and Michael Biggins | Mathews Hall, Fore Street, Topsham, EX3 0HF | Website

Tuesday 26 March

 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jeremy Child Band: Own music | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

Wednesday 27 March


 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Ray Goodswen Band: Dancing Keys | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

James Dixon | Bridge Inn, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0QQ | Website

Thursday 28 March

 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Simon Maplesden Band: Fresh Aire | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Friday 29 March

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 30 March

Ceilidh with Chris Toyne | Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE | Website

 

April

Tuesday 2 April

 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Janet Bulpin Band: Own music | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

Wednesday 3 April

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jeremy Child Band: Jeroka | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Friday 5 April

 


 


 

The Longest Johns | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS | Website

Steve Turner | Exeter Folk & Acoustic Music Club, Victoria Park Tennis Club, Lyndhurst Road, St. Leonards, Exeter, EX2 4NX | Telaphone 01392 210983 or email

Sam Lee | St Mary's Church, High Street, Totnes TQ9 5NN | Website

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 6 April

 

 

 

 

 


 

Fisherman's Friends | Plymouth Pavilions Arena, Millbay Road, Plymouth, PL1 3LF | Website

Ian Bruce & Silvington | Bickleigh Suite, Woolwell Community Centre, Darklake Lane, Roborough, Plymouth PL6 7TR | Telephone 07939 411985 or email

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Ray Goodswen Band: Falconers | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Launceston Folk Dance Club Caller: Jerry and Alison Tucker Band: "Dancing Keys" | Launceston Town Hall, PL15 7AR | Rosemary Phillips 01566 774491

Sunday 7 April

 

Topsham Folk Club Concert Gilmore and Roberts | Mathews Hall, Fore Street, Topsham, EX3 0HF | Website

Monday 8 April

Feast of Fiddles | Exeter Corn Exchange - Market Street, Exeter, EX1 1BW | Website

Tuesday 9 April

 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Mary Marker Band: Mary Lea Shed Music | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

Wednesday 10 April

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jane Thomas Band: Fresh Aire | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Thursday 11 April

 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Chris Jewell Band: Chris Jewell recorded music | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Friday 12 April

 

 

Old Time Salors | Calstock Village Hall, PL18 9QA | Website

India Electric Co. | Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ | Website

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 13 April

 


 

Sound of Sirens | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS | Website

Tarren | Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT | WeGotTickets

D'Accord's French Music and Dance Peter Clifton & Richard Heacock | St James Church Hall, Mount Pleasant, Exeter EX4 7AH | Facebook

Sunday 14 April

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Concert by Mike Bosworth in a South Devon Church on the continuing Story and Songs of Sabine Baring-Gould Sabine’s two friends, who were fellow parsons and skilled musicians helped transcribe the tunes and with their help and encouragement a collection of over 90 songs from local singers were garnered between September and December of 1888 | Denbury Church, East Street, Denbury, Near Newton Abbot, TQ126DH | Further questions - Group bookings - Tickets (or Christmas gift voucher tickets), must be purchased in advance £10.00 per person inc mid session refreshments.
Available from; email  or telephone/text 07767 771590

Mick Ryan and Paul Downes | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

Wednesday 17 April

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Sarah Clough Band: Dancing Keys | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Tuesday 16 April

 

 

 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jeremy Child Band: Own music | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

Si Barron | Bradninch Folk Club The Guildhall, Fore Street, Bradninch EX5 4NN | Facebook

Thursday 18 April


 

 

Reg Meuross | The Flavel Arts Centre, Dartmouth TQ6 9ND | Website

John Smith | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS | Website

Bideford Folk Song Club Guest Night Bedstone Boys | The Joiners Arms, Market Place, Bideford, EX30 2DR | Website

Friday 19 April

 

 

 

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman | Holy Cross Church, Crediton, Church St, Crediton EX17 2AH | Website

Reg Meuross | Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT | Website

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 20 April

Martin Simpson | Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX | Website

Tuesday 23 April

 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jane Thomas Band: Accordion to Taste | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

Wednesday 24 April

 

 

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: TBC Band: Pair of Shears | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Martin Simpson | Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX | WeGotTickets

Thursday 25 April

 


 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: John Bone Band: Chris Toyne | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Kate Rusby: Est. 1973 Tour | Exeter Corn Exchange - Market Street, Exeter, EX1 1BW | Website

Friday 26 April

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 27 April

 

 

Ceilidh with Banned from the Moor | Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE | Website

Seven Drunken Nights The Story of the Dubliners | Princess Theatre, Torbay Road, Torquay TQ2 5EZ | Website

Sunday 28 April

 

Linde Nijland & Bert Ridderbos | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

Tuesday 30 April

 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Simon Maplesden Band: Jigs for Gigs | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

May

Wednesday 1 May

 

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Bridget Flett Band: Chris Toyne | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Old Baby Mackerel | Livermead Cliff Hotel, Sea Front, Torquay, TQ2 6RQ | Website

Thursday 2 May

Kathryn Priddy | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS | Website

Friday 3 May

 

 

 

 

Mad Dog Mcrea Weekender | Exeter Phoenix, Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street, Exeter EX4 3LS | Website

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Keith James: The Songs of Leonard Cohen | Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX | Website

Saturday 4 May

 

 

 

Mad Dog Mcrea Weekender| Exeter Phoenix, Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street, Exeter EX4 3LS | Website

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Nicola Scott Band: Pair of Shears | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Elephant Sessions| Pigs Nose Inn, East Prawle, Kingsbridge TQ7 2BY | Website

Sunday 5 May

 

Mad Dog Mcrea Weekender | Exeter Phoenix, Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street, Exeter EX4 3LS | Website

Monday 6 May

 

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman | Pavilions Teignmouth, The Den, Teignmouth TQ14 8BG | Website

Tuesday 7 May

 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Rosie Band: Chris Jewell | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

Wednesday 8 May

 

 

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Simon Maplesden Band: Fresh Aire | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Finn Collison Band | Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT | Website

Hayseed Dixie | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS | Website

Thursday 9 May

 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Robert Blackborow Band: Robert Blacborow's music | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Friday 10 May

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 11 May

 

D'Accord's French Music and Dance Confluence Duo | St James Church Hall, Mount Pleasant, Exeter EX4 7AH | Facebook

Sunday 12 May

The Fureys | Exmouth Pavilion, The Esplanade, Exmouth EX8 2AZ | Website

Boo Hewerdine | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

Monday 13 May

 

Steeleye Span | Palace Theatre, Palace Avenue, Paignton, Devon, TQ3 3HF | Website

Boo Hewerdine / Billie Maree | Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT | WeGotTickets

Tuesday 14 May

 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jeremy Child Band: Own music | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

Wednesday 15 May

 

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jane Thomas Band: Mary Marker | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Gigspanner Trio | Pavilions Teignmouth, The Den, Teignmouth TQ14 8BG | Website

Thursday 16 May

 

Bideford Folk Song Club Guest Night Hilary Spencer | The Joiners Arms, Market Place, Bideford, EX30 2DR | Website

Friday 17 May

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 18 May

Show of Hands: Full Circle Part II | Exeter Cathedral | Website

Sunday 19 May

 

 

Hilary Spencer | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

Saltlines: Gigspanner Big Band & Raynor Winn | Exmouth Pavilion, The Esplanade, Exmouth EX8 2AZ | Website

Monday 20 May

Ferocious Dog | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street, Exeter EX4 3LS | Website

Tuesday 21 May

 

 


 

Sidford Folk Dance Club. Caller: Simon Maplesden Band: Pair of Shears | Sidford Social Hall, Byes Lane Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QX | Website

East Anglian band Shackleton Trio | Bradninch Folk Club The Guildhall, Fore Street, Bradninch EX5 4NN | Facebook

The Irish House Party | Palace Theatre, Palace Avenue, Paignton TQ3 3HF | Website

Wednesday 22 May

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Ray Goodswen Band: Ian and Margaret | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Thursday 23 May

 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Club Callers Band: The More the Merrier + AGM| Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Friday 24 May Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details
Saturday 25 May

Ceilidh with Phoenix | Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE | Website

Wednesday 29 May

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: TBC Band: Chris Toyne | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

June

Saturday 1 June

 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Frances Oates Band: Pendragon | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Sunday 2 June

Jo Topping | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

Wednesday 5 June

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Sarah Clough Band: Pair of Shears | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Thursday 6 June

 

Guy Tortora. Distinctive songwriter/guitarist | Otterton Mill, nr Budleigh Salterton EX9 7HG | Website

Friday 7 June

 

Jacob & Drinkwater | Barrel House, 59 High St, Totnes TQ9 5PB | Website

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 8 June

 

 

D'Accord's French Music and Dance David Faulkner & Steve Turner | St James Church Hall, Mount Pleasant, Exeter EX4 7AH | Facebook

Jacob & Drinkwater | Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ | Website

Wednesday 12 June

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Ali Highfield? Band: Fresh Aire | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Thursday 13 June

 

 

 

 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Ray Goodswen Band: Ray Goodswen's music | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Bideford Folk Song Club Guest Night John Kirkpatrick | The Joiners Arms, Market Place, Bideford, EX30 2DR | Website

Charm of Finches | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS | Website

Friday 14 June

 


 

Cara Dillon and Sam Lakeman | The Flavel Arts Centre, Dartmouth TQ6 9ND | Website

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Topette 10th Anniversary Tour | Matthews Hall, 3A Fore Street, Topsham, Exeter, EX3 0HF | WeGotTickets

Saturday 15 June

 

The Bar-Steward Sons of Val Doonican | Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ | Website

Sunday 16 June

 

Anthony John Clarke | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

Wednesday 19 June

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jane Thomas Band: Jeroka | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Thursday 20 June

 

The Rigmarollers. Original & classic: Ragtime, blues, jazz and jug band music | Otterton Mill, nr Budleigh Salterton EX9 7HG | Website

Friday 21 June

 


 

Cara Dillon | Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX | Website

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details
Granny's Attic Teignmouth Folk Festival | St. James Church, Bitton Park Rd, Teignmouth TQ14 9BTTQ14 9BT | Website

Saturday 22 June

 

 

Cara Dillon | Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX | Website

SykesMartin | St. James Church, Bitton Park Road, West Teignmouth, TQ14 9BT | Website

Sunday 23 June

 

Family Ceilidh Wren Folk Orchestra of East Devon Caller: Jon Dyer | The Strand Centre, 32 The Strand, Dawlish EX7 9PT | Facebook

Wedenesday 26 June

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jeremy Child Band: Ian and Margaret | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Thursday 27 June

 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Simon Maplesden Band: Pair of Shears | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Friday 28 June

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details
Saturday 29 June

Ceilidh with Red Shed | Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE | Website

Sunday 30 June

Steve Tilston | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

July

Wednesday 3 July

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Chris Jewell Band: Fresh Aire | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Friday 5 July

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Saturday 6 July

 

Willand Folk Dance Club. Caller: Brian Stanton Band: Deo Velente | Willand Village Hall, Gables Road, Willand, Devon, EX15 2PL | Website

Sunday 7 July

The Crows | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

Wednesday 10 July

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Jane Thomas Band: Mary Marker | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Thursday 11 July

 

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman. Modern British folk | Otterton Mill, nr Budleigh Salterton EX9 7HG | Website

Friday 12 July

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Wednesday 17 July

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Robert Blackborow Band: Ian and Margaret | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Friday 19 July

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

Sunday 21 July

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Concert by Mike Bosworth in a South Devon Church on the continuing Story and Songs of Sabine Baring-Gould With the growing number of songs Sabine now has he wants to make them available to an audience.
In 1889/90 he publishes 110 songs filling four songbooks. These were piano arrangements, often preformed in drawing rooms of Victorian middle classes. Some of the songs were described by Sabine as having the most dainty airs with unprintable words, he rewrote many of them to suit drawing room audiences | Denbury Church, East Street, Denbury, Near Newton Abbot, TQ126DH | Further questions - Group bookings - Tickets (or Christmas gift voucher tickets), must be purchased in advance £10.00 per person inc mid session refreshments. Available from; email  or telephone/text 07767 771590

Simply Dylan | Folk on the Moor, Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP | Website

Wednesday 24 July

 

Gittisham Folk Dance Club. Caller: Simon Maplesden Band: Chris Toyne | Gittisham Village Hall, Gittisham EX14 3AF nr. Honiton | Website

Thursday 25 July

 

Martin Harley Trio. Roots/Blues/Slide guitar | Otterton Mill, nr Budleigh Salterton EX9 7HG | Website

Friday 26 July

Dartington Folk Dance Club | Village Hall, Cott Lane, Dartington TQ9 6HY | Details

August

Thursday 15 August

 

Mark Harrison. Singer-songwriter/Acoustic blues with folk influences | Otterton Mill, nr Budleigh Salterton EX9 7HG | Website

Friday 16 August

Beautiful Days 21st Festival | Escot Park. Ottery Saint Mary EX11 1LU | Website

Saturday 17 August

Beautiful Days 21st Festival | Escot Park. Ottery Saint Mary EX11 1LU | Website

Sunday 18 August

Beautiful Days 21st Festival | Escot Park. Ottery Saint Mary EX11 1LU | Website

Thursday 29 August

 

Edwina Hayes. Singer-songwriter | English Folk and Americana | Otterton Mill, nr Budleigh Salterton EX9 7HG | Website

September

Thursday 5 September

 

Veronica Sbergia & Max de Bernhardi. Americana, ragtime, blues and country | Otterton Mill, nr Budleigh Salterton EX9 7HG | Website
Saturday 14 September Harbottle and Jonas | The Flavel Arts Centre, Dartmouth TQ6 9ND | Website
Friday 20 September Martin & Eliza Carthy | St Mary's Church, High Street, Totnes TQ9 5NN | Website
Saturday 21 September The FOS Brothers | Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ | Website
Saturday 28 September Mad Dog Mcrea | Calstock Village Hall, The Quay, Calstock PL18 9QA | Website
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A Concert by Mike Bosworth in a South Devon Church on the continuing Story and Songs of Sabine Baring-Gould In 1891 Sabine lectures on his song collecting experiences. He also arranges a concert party made up of amateur performers for a grand tour of Devon and Cornwall. Then a tour of America is proposed. All this achieved in 4 years | | Denbury Church, East Street, Denbury, Near Newton Abbot, TQ126DH | Further questions - Group bookings - Tickets (or Christmas gift voucher tickets), must be purchased in advance £10.00 per person inc mid session refreshments. Available from; email  or telephone/text 07767 771590

Wednesday 13 November

Steve Knightley | Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street, Exeter EX4 3LS | Website

Tuesday 19 November

Bellowhead | Plymouth Pavilions Arena, Millbay Road, Plymouth, PL1 3LF | Website

December