Previous Years Diaries

Sarah Morgan and Craig; Morgan; Robson

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Sarah and CarolynSaturday 10 March 2012 Songleaders Workshop at The University of Winchester 10am-4pmSee Workshops page for links
Sarah and Jeff Gillett Sun March 18th Dursley Folk Club Dursley, Gloucs
Sarah and Jeff Gillett Sat. 7th April Wickham Easter Festival Wickham, Hants [subsequently postponed]
Sarah and CarolynSun 22 April Harmony Workshop hosted by Leatherhead Choral Societyat The De Vere Horsley Park Management Centre. Contact Lynne Gillespie lgillespie.pwestwood[at] Tel 01372 272467
Sarah and Carolyn with Tynedale Community Choir Sat April 28th The Way Through the WoodsTynedale
Sarah and Carolyn with The Border Tarts Choir Sun April 29th Harmony WorkshopBorders 
Sarah and Jeff Fri May 11th Fo'c'sle Folk Club Southampton, Hants
CMR Sat May 12th The River is Flowing (pageant) Wherwell, Hants. 
Sarah + Ali Burns and Sally Davies Sun May 20th Song arrangement workshopCecil Sharp House, London.
CMR, also Sarah and Jeff Gillett June 1-4 Chippenham Folk Festival WiltsChippenham Folk Festival
Dempsey Robson Tweed 9-10 June Wimborne Festival Dorset Les & Linda Wild 01202 623740
Dempsey Robson Tweed 30 June 10-5Re-opening of Forty Hall Forty Hall and Estate, Forty Hill, Enfield, Middlesex EN2 9HA Tel:020 8360 7779
Dempsey Robson Tweed 14 - 15 July Alton Morris Folk Festival Alton
Finest Kind with CMR Thurs 2 Aug 8pm Joint Concert The White Hart, Stoke Nr Andover Hants SP11 0NP Booking advised - contact Sarah as contact page or 0787 612 8672
Carolyn Robson 13 - 15 August Harmony workshops - tutor Music for You New Venue for 2012 - The Mansion House at Shuttleworth College, Old Warden Park, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire SG18 9DX 07973 504 855
CMR also Sarah and Jeff Gillett August 18-24 Whitby Folk WeekWhitby,
CMR Sat. September 15th Harmony workshop and Folk club performance (eve) Lewes Saturday Folk Club Lewes Elephant & Castle
CMR Sun. Sept 16th Ballad Forum (details as above for Sat 15th)
Dempsey Robson TweedFriday 5 Oct Black Diamond Folk ClubThe Globe, Blews Street, Birmingham B64HNPaul Ryan 0121 358 2665
CMR Wed October 17th Highworth Folk Club The Fox inn,Highworth,Wilts. SN6 7AH
Carolyn 2 – 4 November Harmony workshops - tutor Darlington Folk Music weekend @ Durham Durham School, Quarry Heads Lane, Durham, DH1 4SZ
CMR Friday Nov 9 7.30pm At War's Command (new show!) St James's Church, Hunton, Nr Sutton Scotney, hants. SO21 3PT. To book: 01962 760230 or cared50[at]
Carolyn and Sarah Sat 10 November Hampshire Carols DayAlton, Hants Contact
CMR Sun Nov 11th 6.30pm At War's Command (new show!) St Peter's Church, St. Mary Bourne, Hants SP11 6BE To Book 0787612 8672 or Sarah (see contact)
Sarah and Jeff Sat Nov 17th "In a Golden Coach" Winchester Cathedral, along with Southern Sinfonia, Winchester Community Choir and many other musicians and singers.
Carolyn 17-18 November Folk SW Carols weekend - tutor Sidmouth, Devon
CMR Fri Nov 23 Theale Village Hallnear Wells, Somerset. Contact Bernard Coulter: email: bcoulter[at] 01934 712144
CMR Sat Nov 24 at 8.15pm Cellar Upstairs Folk Club Exmouth Arms, Starcross Street, London NW1 2HR (on the corner of Cobourg Street, near Euston and Euston Square stations; parking is easy)020 7281 7700
CMR Sun 25 November Horsham Folk Club The Normandy Centre Denne Road, Horsham, West Sussex RH12
CMR withAlton Community Choir Sat 1 December Summon Up the SunAlton Methodist Church
Carolyn Sun 9 December Maypoles to Mistletoe – cast member Cecil Sharp House, Camden, London
Carolyn Fri 14 December Maypoles to Mistletoe – cast member Electric Theatre, Onslow Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ Box office 01483 444789
CMR Fri Jan 14 Fo'c'sle Folk Club Richmond Inn, 108 Portswood Rd, Southampton SO17 2FW
CMRFri Feb 4 Swindon Folk Club Milton Road Club, Milton Road, SN1 5JA 01793 521301
CMRTues Feb 8 Norwich Cathedral Enfolded in Love (celebrating Julian of Norwich) 7pm. Tickets from The Julian Centre centre[at] 01603 767380
CMRWed. Feb 9 Dorking Folk Club The Social Club, Friends Provident, Dorking, RH4 1QA, Surrey.
Sarah Tue Feb 22 Nonsuch Folk Club Bishop's Waltham Social Club or Phone Mike and Janice on 02380 641732 or Geoff and Sue on 02380 434899 Mobile 07792136553
CMR Thurs 10 March 8pm Milford Folk Club Community Centre, Sea Road, Milford 0n Sea, Hants. SO41 0PH Contact Sue on 01590 643404 and see
CMR Sat-Sun 2-3 April harmony singing weekend (for more confident harmony singers)Gleanings in ShropshireDownload details and booking form and see 01743 891412 or vj.hart[at]
CMRSunday May 15th Conference a conference about folk music and community choirs called Out of This World, based at Cecil Sharp House in London - a great day out for community choir leaders.
CMR with two Andover based choirs plus a brass consort. Sat 21 MayThe Way Through the Woods St Mary Bourne Village Centre.for venue see
BENEFIT CONCERT FOR NORMA WATERSONSunday May 22nd 6.30-10.30pm Guests: Reg Meuross, Craig-Morgan-Robson, Mary Humphreys & Anahata, Anne Lister,Jim Causley, Winter Wilson
Pinner Green Social Club, Rickmansworth Road, Pinner, Middlesex HA5 3TJ. Tickets (advance only) £12. See to book online or contact: George Papavgeris george[at]
CMR+Finest KindMon May 23rdJoint Concert Milner Hall, Winchesterget your tickets (from Sarah) early as the last couple of times we've held joint concerts they sold out really quickly and see
CMR 27-30 May Chippenham Folk FestivalChippenham, Wilts
Sarah & Carolyn Saturday June 11ththe first Hampshire Community Choirs FestivalThe Performing Arts Centre at St Swithun’s School, WinchesterThis event is for choir participants and more details may be found at
CMR June 24-26 Valley Music St Mary Bourne Including Presentation "Our Singing History" (Sarah Morgan and Caroline Edwards) - George Gardiner's journey through Hampshire in search of folk songs, a musical history sung and told; a CMR Concert and two of Sarah's Workshops. See
CMR 16 July Concert Itchen Stoke Church, Nr Winchester For tickets contact Catherine on 01962 779343 or 07855 503358.
CMR 20-26 August Whitby Folk weekWhitby, Nth Yorks
CMR 9-11 September Swanage Folk Festival Swanage, Dorset
CMR Sat. Sept 17th Workshop followed by evening concertHeartsease Lane Methodist Church, Norwich Contact Sally Barrett pabarrett[at]
CMR Sat. Oct 22ndWorkshop followed by concert with Beverley Community ChoirBeverley, Yorks. contact and booking form via Beverley Community Choir website.
CMRSun Nov 13th 6pmSt. Peter's Church Ovington (Nr. Winchester) SO24 0RB. CMR concert - Songs on a Winter's Evening. Tickets and information from John Clark burnard[at]
CMRSat. Nov 26th 6pmSt Andrews Methodist Church, Weyhill Road, Andover. CMR Christmas show, preceded by a mealTickets £6 from Helen Batterby helenbatterby[at] Advance Booking essential.
CMRSun Nov 27th. 2-4.30pmSt Peter's Church, St Mary BourneCarolling workshop with CMR £4 per person. Tickets from Sarah.
CMR + Alton Community ChoirFriday Dec 2nd Save The Children Concert at the United Reformed Church, FarnhamInformation from Carolyn Robson carolyn.robson[at]
CMR Thu Jan 7th White Lion Song and Supper ClubWherwell, HantsBOOKING ESSENTIAL
Sarah Morgan and Winchester Community Choir Saturday 9 January 2010 10.30-3.30 Winter Sing in Winchester. Previous experience not necessary, no musical knowledge required! Bring your own picnic lunch The United Church, Jewry St, Winchester SO23 8RZ Cost £10 Please book with Sarah Morgan 01264 738629 or see 'Contact' button
CMR Sat Jan 23rd The Cellar Upstairs Exmouth Arms, Starcross Street, London NW1 2HR 020 7281 7700; E-mail: Cellarupstairs
CMR Sat Feb 27 The Song Goes On...
including songs collected in Twyford in 1905.
Compiled from private archives and Hampshire Record Office.
Twyford Parish Hall
EXHIBITION: 12noon till 5pm Admission Free
Harmony Workshop 2.30pm with Craig; Morgan; Robson
Join in and sing one of the songs collected over 100 years ago by George Gardiner. Singing led by C;M;R - the outstanding a-capella harmony group. All welcome.
CONCERT: 8pm Tickets £5
For further information:, flyer at Goes On...pdf or tel: Paul Marsh 01962 713608. Tickets from Paul, Twyford Stores or on door. All proceeds to Parish Hall Fund Unreserved seating (Doors open 7.30pm)

CONCERT SOLD OUT, but free workshop and exhibition still available

CMR Thu Feb 11th Minchinhampton Folk clubThe Crown, Minchinhampton, Glos.
CMR Sat March 13thWorkshop and concert in aid of Musical keys Norwich, Heartsease lane Methodist Church
CMR Mon March 22nd Herga Folk club Pinner Green Social Club, Rickmansworth Road, Pinner, Middlesex HA5 3TJ
Alton Community Choir + CMR Thu March 25th 7.30pm The Way through the Woods
Poster at
The Forum, Alton College Alton Tickets £8 from Little Green Dragon Bookshop, Botanic Garden and
CMR Sat March 27 Workshop 11am-5pm Hastings Unitarian Church, 7a South Terrace, Hastings, East Sussex TN34 1SA contact
Petersfield Community Choir + CMR Wed March 31 The Way through the Woods The Studio, The Petersfield School
CMR + Belshazzar’s Feast + Museum Loft Singers Wed April 14 ConcertThe Lights, Andover, Hants.
CMR + Askew Sisters Thu April 22nd 8pm The Axford Five St George’s Fest at Wildern School, Hedge End, Hants. Tickets £10 (Concs £8) Box Office 01489 779471
CMR Tue May 4 Belper Folk club Belper, Derbyshire
CMR Wed May 5th Haddington Folk clubHaddington, East Lothian
CMR Thu May 6th Workshop with Sangstream Community ChoirEdinburgh
CMR Friday May 7th ConcertBelford, Northumberland details TBA
CMR Sat May 8th workshop with Tynedale Community ChoirTBA 01434 604512 or
CMR May 21st – 23rd Shepley Spring FestivalShepley
CMR May 28-30 Chippenham Folk FestivalChippenham, Wilts.
Sarah with County Archivist Caroline Edwards Fri 4 June Our Singing History - Talk (illustrated with the songs) about George Gardiner and his folksong collecting in Hampshire (fundraiser for 2011 Festival) Hurstbourne Priors Village Hall 7pm Tickets £8 incl refreshments: Sarah, or Mary Childs, Email: Telephone: 01264 738400 Mobile: 07721 866434 and see
CMR Sun June 20th Readifolk Reading
CMR+Winchester Community ChoirTues 22 June 8pmThe Way Through the Woods
See 'Shows' and download Poster
United Church, Jewry Street, WinchesterTickets from Theatre Royal or 01962 840440
CMR Aug 13 -15Saltburn Folk FestivalSaltburn, N Yorks
CMR Aug 21 - 27 Whitby Folk WeekWhitby, Yorks
CMR Fri Oct 1Bodmin Folk Club Cornwall
CMRSat.Oct 2Harmony workshop Bude, Cornwall. Contact 01288 341582
CMR Sat 16 Oct Workshop (1.30-5) and Concert (7.30pm) The Drama Studio, Gwernyfed High School, Three Cocks, Glasbury (nr Hay on Wye) LD3 0SG Joint workshop / concert £15; concert only £7.50; workshop only £10.00
Contact number for tickets: 01497 847676 or quintet[at]
CMRSun Oct 17Forest Folk Club nr. Lydney, Glos
CMR+Askew Sisters Sat Oct 23 Oxford Workshops plus Axford Five performance. Oxford See leaflet oxford.pdf or contact Oxfordshire County Music Service, Bayards Hill School, Waynflete Rd, Headington, Oxford OX3 8GA Tel: 01865 740000 Fax: 01865 740029 Email: music.service[at] Web: and see Askew Sisters website
Carolyn 29 – 31 October Carolyn Robson will be one of the tutors at the Darlington Folk Music weekendDarlington Arts Centre, Vane Terrace, Darlington DL3 7AU. Close to Darlington town centre, it is a superb venue for a relaxed weekend for aspiring and more experienced musicians, singers & dancers alike. Come and join us! Contact: Malcolm McKinnell 01661 842 964 / 07966 368 078 Email: info[at] Website:
CMR Nov 19-21West Country Carols (workshop weekend) Sidmouth, DevonOffice: Church Farm, Leigh, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 6HL. Telephone: 01935 873889
CMR Dec 3-5Awake behold! harmony weekend Halsway manor, Devon
CMR (Summon Up the Sun) + Petersfield Community Choir Weds. Dec 8thPetersfield School Petersfield, Hants
CMR Summon Up the Sun Fri. Dec 10th King's Somborne Church Hants nicola.pye[at]
CMR Sun Dec 12St Peter's Church St. Mary BourneHantsfor details contact Sarah
Poster download



Sat Jan 10th

Singing workshop

10.30 - 3.30 United Church, Jewry St. Winchester

as Contact

Sarah and Moira

Fri Jan 16th

Benefit concert for Bude Folk Festival .

Bude, Cornwall

Contact Lucy Barrow Telephone 01288 341582

Sarah and Moira

Sat Jan 17th

Harmony workshop

Bude Cornwall

Contact Lucy Barrow Telephone 01288 341582


Sat Feb 14th

Workshop and Concert

TMSA Gathering, Edinburgh


Tue Feb 17th

Sharps Folk club

Cecil Sharp House, London NW1 7AY


Fri Feb 27th

Court Sessions

The Selkirk p/h, 60 Selkirk Road,
Tooting Broadway, SW17 0ES.


Tue March 10th

Hoy at Anchor Folk Club

The Ship Hotel, New Road, Leigh on Sea, Essex


Sat March 14th

Doncaster Folk Festival


01302 367302


Fri March 20th

Bourne Folk Club

Boscombe Social Club, formerly the Boscombe Working Men’s Club, which is on the main A338 in Boscombe Village, Nr. Salisbury.

CMR + Askew Sisters

Sat March 21st

The Axford Five (Hampshire folk songs)

Preston Candover Village Hall (Nr. Basingstoke)

bob askew Axford Five

CMR "Tales of Otherness"

Sat March 28th

Appleshaw Village Hall

Appleshaw, Hants.

01264 772566


Thu April 9th

Milford on Sea Folk


CMR + Askew Sisters

Sat April 11th

The Axford Five (Hampshire folk songs)

Gosport and Fareham Easter Festival

CMR “The Way Through The Woods”

Sat April 25th

“The Way Through The Woods” Workshop at Lewes Elephant Folk Club (formerly Lewes Arms)

The Elephant & Castle, Lewes, Sussex


Sun April 26th

Harmony workshop at Lewes Elephant Folk club (formerly Lewes Arms)

The Elephant & Castle, Lewes, Sussex


Wed May 6th

Llantrisant Folk club

The Windsor Hotel, Pontyclun


Thu May 7th

Black Swan Folk Club



Fri May 8th

Bacca Pipes Folk Club

Keighley, Yorks


Sun May 10th

Harmony workshop

Penicuik, Midlothian, Scotland


Sat May 9th

Harmony Workshop

Hexham, Northumberland

(Try Carolyn)


Sun May 10th

Harmony Workshop

Penicuick, Midlothian, Scotland

(See next entry)



Harmony Workshop 7 – 10 pm

Waterford Hall, Ford, Northumberland (near Berwick)

Contact: Pat Oldale  Tel: 018907 50939



Tue May 12th

Penicuik Folk Club

Tthe Roadhouse Pub, 136 John Street, Penicuik, EH26 8NJ, (01968) 678405.


Wed May 13th

Rivelin Folk club


CMR + Askew Sisters + Winchester Community Choir

Fri May 15th

The Axford Five (Hampshire Folk Songs) at Winchester MayFest

7.30pm United Church

Winchester, Hants £8

Tickets available online

CMR + Askew Sisters

May 22nd - 25th

The Axford Five (Hampshire Folk Songs) at Chippenham Folk Festival

Chippenham, Wilts.


May 29 - 31

Bude Folk Festival


Contact Lucy Barrow Telephone 01288 341582

CMR + Askew Sisters

Sat June 27th

The Axford Five (Hampshire folk songs)

Cecil Sharp House, London


Sat July 25th

Melrose Folk Day



Sun July 26th

South Shields Folk club

South Shields and Westoe Club,
(also the home of Westoe Rugby Club, Westoe Lawn Tennis Club
and South Shields Cricket Club)
Dean Road, South Shields NE33 4EA


Aug 4th-7th

Sidmouth Folk Week

Sidmouth, Devon


Aug 22 - 28

Whitby Folk Week

Whitby, Yorks


Mon Sep 21

Devizes F C

The Lamb Inn, 20 St John's St, Devizes. SN10 1BT

07714 550990 and see Wiltshire Traditions


Oct 2-4

Tenterden Folk Festival

Tenterden, Kent


Fri Oct 16

Bromley Cross Folk Club

Bolton, Lancs


Sat Oct 17

Derby – workshop (day) and concert (eve)


CMR & Romsey Schools

Sat Oct 24

Romsey Abbey: Patronal Festival Concert. A celebration of St Ethelfleada including the world premiere of 'Weaving God’s Way' by June Boyce Tilman & Romsey Schools

Romsey, Hants


Sun Oct 25

Milner Hall, Winchester – in concert with Grace Notes

Winchester, Hants

01264 738629 or see Contact button
Poster/Flyer at


Thur Nov 5

Wivenhoe Folk Club



Nov 20-22

Folk South West Carols weekend

Sidmouth, Devon and poster at

CMR in concert with Alton Community Choir.

Fri Nov 27

CMR in concert with Alton Community Choir
in aid of Save the Children

United Reformed Church, Farnham

Contact Carolyn for more information 01252 722938


Fri Dec 11

Summon Up the Sun, Hunton Church, nr. Winchester


Caroline Edwards


Sat Dec 12

Summon up the Sun plus performance from The Lost Chord Singers (Byfield Community Choir).

Daventry Pat Cannell Tel:01327 260483


CMR Summon Up the Sun Fri Jan 4 2008
with Andover Museum Loft Singers
The White Hart at Stoke
Start at 7.30 p.m. and the tickets will soon be on sale for £6 each.
CMR Summon Up the Sun Sat Jan 5 2008
with Swindon Scratch Choir
Swindon Arts
Sarah and Carolyn Sat Jan 12 Song and harmony workshops Folk South West
Sat Jan 19
Singing workshop Tangley Village Hall, Hants
Sue Warren  01264 730330 (eves) 07770 802266 (day)
CMR Harmony workshop followed by evening concert
Sat 26 Jan
Accoustic Sessions

Combe Martin, Nth Devon
Barbara Brown on 01271 882366
CMR Date tba The Studio, Petersfield Petersfield School
CMR + Belshazzar's Feast Sat 9th Feb Chippenham Folk festival Benefit in association with Wiltshire Folk Arts The Cause, Chippenham, Wilts Bob Berry and see Poster (jpeg) or
White Background Poster (pdf) for inkjet printer.
Sun 24 Feb
FASH Harmony Workshop
Soberton Village Hall
Dennis Wheeler

Fri 7 March
Black Diamond Folk Club
Paul Ryan 0121 358 2665 or Phil Cross 0121 357 4098
CMR Sat March 8th Harmony
Workshop and evening concert with Stream of Sound Choir
Bromsgrove Caroline Price

Sun March 9th Walthamstow Folk Club The Plough, London E 17
Sat March 15th Harmony Workshop and evening concert with Derby Kaleidoscope Community Music Derby
Sarah and Carolyn March 27 - 30 Folk South West Easter School Dorset
CMR May 17th Winchester MAYfest  
CMR May 23 - 26 Chippenham Folk Festival  
June 15 Gower Folk Festival Gower
Tues. June 24th Kiveton Park Folk Club S. Yorks
Wed. June 25th Cottingham Live E. Yorks Linda 07748258481
Thurs. June 26th The Star Glasgow
CMR Fri June 27 Melrose Folk Club The King’s Arms, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 9PB01896 822143
Sat June 28th Workshop and evening concert Eastgate Arts Centre, Peebles.
Sun June 29th Workshop and evening concert with Tynedale Community Choir Hexham, Northumberland 01434 604512
Sarah Sat July 5th Singing workshop Sussex West dean College
1-8 August Sidmouth Folk Week Devon  
16-22 August Whitby Folk Week North Yorkshire  
22-25 August Shrewsbury Folk Festival Shropshire
Fri Sept 19th Brewtown Folk club Burton on Trent 01283 760575
Sat Sept 20th
Harmony workshop 11-4.30  plus evening concert with the Lost Chord singers (Byfield Community Choir)
Byfield, near Daventry, Northhants
Pat Cannell Tel:01327 260483
Sun Sept 21st
Horsham Folk Club Sussex
Fri Oct 3rd
Norwich Folk Club Norfolk
Sat Oct 4th
Norwich - Workshop and concert in aid of Musical keys. Norfolk
01362 858465
Sun Oct 5th
Harmony workshop Suffolk (venue tba)
Clive Barker []
Sat Oct 11th
Harmony workshop - winter songs and carols Swindon Scratch Choir
Sat Oct 18th
Workshop and Concert Shrewsbury
Mandy - 01686 669908; Eleri Lloyd 01743 718942
Sat Oct 25th
Tales of Otherness Kingsclere Village Club 7.30pm
Tickets will be on sale at The Village Butchers or by phone 01635 299293 at £8.00 each.
Food and a very interesting potent Halloween punch will be available at a small cost


Nov 7 - 9

West Country Carols weekend

Sidmouth, Devon

CMR and Finest Kind

Mon Nov 10th

Joint Concert "Harmonies Unlimited" with Finest Kind Canadian Harmony Group
jpeg poster Here

St Lawrence in the Square, Winchester, Hants SO23 9EX

Sarah 01264 738629. Early booking advisable.


Fri Nov 14th


The Studio@tps, Petersfield, Hants


Fri Dec 5th

Summon Up the Sun (with Alton Community Choir)

Farnham, Surrey

contact Carolyn on 01252 722938


Mon Dec 8th

Devizes Folk Club

The Lamb Inn, 20 St John's St, Devizes. SN10 1BT

Bob Berry. 07714 550990 (email :


Fri Dec 12th

Summon Up the Sun

Wolvesey, Winchester SO23 9NB

Contact 01962 861336


Sat Jan 13 2007
Cellar Upstairs Folk Club
The Exmouth Arms, Starcross Street, London
NW1 1HR (on the corner of Cobourg Street, near Euston and Euston Square
020 7281 7700
Sat Jan 20 2007
Workshop with Swindon Scratch Choir  11am - 4.30pm
Broad Hinton Village Hall, Broad Hinton SN4 9PQ or

Sat Feb 3 2007
Acorn Folk Club
The Old Ship Aground, Quay St,
Minehead, Somerset
Eileen Ann 07811 744158
Fri Feb 23
Salisbury Folk Club
Porton Hotel, Salisbury
01980 612002
Sarah & Carolyn
Sat Feb 24
Song Surgery
01935 822911
CMR (Tales of Otherness)
Sat March 3
Littleton Memorial Hall
Nr Winchester, Hants
Fri March 9
Norwich Folk Club
White Horse Inn. Trowse, Norwich
CMR (Tales of Othermess plus daytime workshop)
Sat March 10
Sally Barrett 01362 858465
CHARM (CMR + Mary Humphreys & Anahata)
Fri March 23
The Cut Arts Centre
New Cut, Halesworth, Suffolk IP19 8BY
CHARM (CMR + Mary Humphreys & Anahata including Afternon Workshop) Sat March 24
Maltings Arts Centre
St Albans
Sarah & Carolyn
inc. Concert on 14th
April 12-15
Folk South West Easter School
Michael Tippett Centre, Bath Spa University
01935 822911 The Stables, Montacute House, Montacute, TA15 6XP
Fri April 20
Valley Folk club
The Ivy Bush, Pontardawe
Thelma 01558 823736 email cas@pontardawefolkclub

CMR Harmony Workshop
Sat April 21
Mandy at
CMR + Meridian
Workshops and concert
Sat April 28
Assembly Rooms, Alton Hants
01252 722938
Fri-Sat May 4-5
Upton-on-Severn Folk Festival

Upton-on-Severn Folk Festival
CMR workshop
Sun May 6
Nr Edinburgh
01968 678610
Mon 7 May
Glenfarg Village Folk Club
Tues 8 May
Penecuik Folk Club

01968 678610
Thu 10 May
Cutty Wren Folk Club
Marske by the Sea, Cleveland
01287 622623
Fri 11 May The Grove Folk Club
The Grove Inn, Leeds
01977 685122
Sat 12 May
Holmfirth Festival of Folk
CHARM (CMR+Mary Humphreys & Anahata) including afternoon workshops Sat 19 May
Y Theatre
East St, Leicester LE1 6EY
0116 255 7066
May 25-28
2007 Chippenham Folk Festival
Sat/Sun June 9-10 Festival of the Peak
Carsington Water, near Ashbourne, Derby DE6 1ST Tel 01773 853428
plus afternoon workshop
Sun June 24 The Rising Sun, Stockcross Near Newbury, Berks Contact 01488 608131 or for further details.
July 6-8
2007 Cleckheaton Folk Festival
July 28-29
Warwick Folk Festival

August 10-12
Saltburn Folk Festival

August 19-24
Whitby Folk Week
Sarah solo Thursday 13 Sept
Polaris Folk Club
8.30 pm at The Star Hotel, 223 Roberttown Lane, Roberttown, Liversedge WF15 7LQ
Deanna Norman Telephone: 01924 518753  Email:
CHARM (CMR+Mary Humphreys & Anahata)
Fri 28 Sept
Everyman Folk Club
The Benhall & Sternfield Ex-Servicemen's Club, School Lane, Benhall, Saxmundham, Suffolk
01449 615523
Sarah and Carolyn Sat/Sun 27th &28th Oct The Sage, Gateshead Folkworks workout weekend
Thu Nov 1
Newport Folk Club
Lyceum Tavern
110 Malpas Road
Fri Nov 2
Northwich Folk Club
Harlequin Theatre
Queen St., Northwich, Cheshire
01606 79356
Workshop and Concert
Sat Nov 3

CMR Workshop + Evening Performance
Sat 10 Nov 2007
Lewes Arms Folk Club
Valmai Goodyear 01273 476757
(Follow link for more details and Booking Form)
CMR Ballad Workshop
Sun 11 Nov 2007
Lewes Arms Folk Club Sussex 01273 476757
(Follow link for more details and Booking Form)
Nov 16/17/18
Folk South West Carols Weekend
Tues 20 Nov
The Green Man Folk Club
N. Warnborough Hants  at the Jolly Miller on the B3349 near Odiham
Fri 23 Nov
Oxford Folk Club
Port Mahon, St Clements St, Oxford
Pam Cooper 01865 768128
Fri Nov 30
The Guildford Music Institute
Ward Street, off North Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LG
CMR Summon Up the Sun Sun Dec 2nd St. Peter’s Church St. Mary Bourne, Hants Sarah 01264 738629
CMR Summon Up the Sun
Sat Dec 8
with Alton Community Choir
Alton Maltings, Surrey
Carolyn  01252 722938
CMR Summon Up the Sun Wed Dec 19
with Broughton Choir
Village Hall,
Broughton, Hants
Sarah  01264 738629


CMR with
'Summon Up the Sun'
Fri Jan 6 The Cut Arts Centre

New Cut, Halesworth, Suffolk IP19 8BY  Details from Shirley Harry 01728 663286 and see
Sat Jan 7
Harmony Workshop (2-4.30) followed by Evening Concert with 'Summon Up the Sun' Heartsease Lane Methodist Church Hall, Heartsease Lane, Norwich. Contact Sally Barrett 01362 858465 for details.
Sat Jan 14  
Harmony Workshop followed by Concert Uxbridge contact for details
Mon Feb 6 Waltham Abbey Folk Club
British Legion Club

Lynne Heraud 01920 870558, E-mail:

Sat Feb 11
Cheltenham Folk Festival Cheltenham
Feb 17
Fifehead Magdalen Dorset
01963 32125
Fri March 3
Brewtown Folk Club
Star and Garter, Grange Street, Burton on Trent
01283 760575
Fri March 10
The Globe FC
The Globe, Clifton Street, New Town, Exeter
Barry Lister 01395 579241
Harmony Workshop
Sat March 11 11am-4.30pm
South Brent Village Hall
South Brent, Devon Contact John Rawlinson 01364 73117
[] for further details.
CMR (Tales of Otherness) Sat March 11 South Brent Village Hall South Brent, Devon Contact John Rawlinson 01364 73117
[] for further details.
Sun March 12
Folk on the Moor
Wotter (Devon)

Mon March 13
Nova Scotia Club
"Nova Scotia", Cumberland Basin, Bristol
give Jim Tigwell a ring on 07714 475585 or .
CMR and the Tabbush Sisters!
Sat March 18 Reiver Divas Concert at The Cause, Chippenham.
01380 726597  or 07714 550990 or 01252 722938
Download Flyer (186 kb pdf file)
CMR plus Meridian plus Kerry Fletcher       
Sat March 25
from 1pm
Reiver Divas Concert and workshops (instruments, dance and harmony) Alton Assembly Rooms
Carolyn 01252 722938
Download Flyer and booking form (217 kb jpeg)
or poster (315kb pdf) and separate
booking form (7kb pdf)
CMR (Tales of Otherness) Fri March 31
Sherfield on Lodden Village Hall
Nr Basingstoke, Hants
A Hog the Limelight event - see
Thu Apr 27
Maidenhead Folk Club 'Seven Stars', Bath Road, Knowl Hill, Nr Maidenhead, Berks 0118 944 8269
Sarah solo Tuesday May 2
Nonsuch Folk Club

Bishop's Waltham Social Club (in the central car park) Keith Ray: 01489 891110
or Claire Coxwell: 01329 827790
Sat May 13
Winchester MayFest (formerly Folk Festival)
Various venues (actual CMR spots tbc) or
Winchester MayFest, 7 Marston Road, Farnham,  Surrey, GU9 7BN, tel 01252 727895 (please leave a message if no answer)
Mon May 15
Grand Union Folk Club
Soar Bridge Inn, Barrow upon Soar, Nr Loughborough
01509 813566
Tuesday May 16
Harmony workshop Berwick on Tweed
Contact Pat Olddale  018907 50939
Wed May 17
Haddington Folk Club The Mercat Hotel, Haddington, East Lothian
Fri 19 May
Concert at Peebles Arts Centre.

Sat 20 May
Workshop at Peebles Arts Centre. Peebles
May 26 - 29
Chester Folk Festival Chester
CMR and Finest Kind (Canada) with Coope, Boyes & Simpson
Sun 4 June "Across the Big Pond" concert with Finest Kind and Coope Boyes &
Derby Assembly Rooms,
Info 01332 255800 Tickets 01773 853428
Sat. June 10
Harmony workshop (day) and concert (evening)
Bideford, Devon.
contact Hilary Bix 01237 470792 and see Bideford Folk Festival website
CMR and Finest Kind (Canada)
Monday June 12
Concert, Winchester
Milner Hall, St. Peter Street, Winchester
contact Sarah 01264 738629
More here (including leaflet/poster in pdf format)
Fri June 16 Court sessions Folk Club St Boniface Social Club,185 Mitcham Road, Tooting, SW17 9PG 020 8677 9989
Mon June 19
7.30 - 9.30
Harmony workshop at Petersfield Petersfield, Hants. Petersfield Library, 27 The Square, Petersfield,
GU32 3HH - Tel 01730 263451

Tues June 20 Chichester Folk Club The Four Chesnuts, 234  Oving Rd, Chichester, Sussex. Marilyn Campbell: 01243 781866
CMR June 30-July 1
Crawley Folk Festival

CMR Sat July 22
Cecil Sharp House Folk Festival

CMR Aug 4-9
Sidmouth Folk Week

CMR Aug 11-13
Broadstairs Folk Week

CMR Aug 19-25
Whitby Folk Week

Aug 26-8
Towersey Village Festival

Fri Sept 8
Swindon Folksingers Club Milton Road Club, Swindon.
Eric Stott 01793 521301 or Luke Mitchell 01793 642657
Sun Sept 10
Swanage Folk Festival

CMR (Tales of Otherness) Wed Sept 20
Warminster Library

01985 216022
Fri Sept 29

01935 822911
Sat/Sun Oct 7-8
TAPS Singout w/e

CHARM (CMR+Mary Humphreys & Anahata)
Sat Oct 14
Wherwell Village Hall
Wherwell, Near Andover, Hants.
Contact 01264 738629
CMR (Tales of Otherness) Sat Oct 28
Boscastle Village Hall

Mon Oct 30
Croydon Folk Club
Coombe Road, Croydon
0208 698 5322
CMR Workshop & Concert
Sat  Nov 11
Workshop 12 - 5 pm,  Key Centre, Charlton Road
Concert 7.30pm, Keynsham Methodist Church, Charlton Road, Keynsham .
Keynsham (half way between Bath and Bristol) Trudie Mitchell, 0117 986 0791 or 0117 986 9516,, The Cottage, Chewton Road,
Keynsham, BS31 2SX
Fri 17 - Sun 19 Nov  
Folk South West Carols weekend
Sidmouth 01935 822911 The Stables, Montacute House, Montacute, TA15 6XP
Fri Nov 24
Fo'c'sle Folk Club
Duke of Wellington, Bugle Street, Southampton
Jane & Trevor 02380 456337
Fri Dec 1
Bodmin Folk Club The Garland Ox,
65 Higher Bore Street
Vic Legg 01208 75261 or
CMR (Summon up the Sun) with Barley Rye Choir
Sat Dec 2 Nailsea, Somerset
Holy Trinity Church 01275 852991
CMR (Summon up the Sun) with Guildford Vox choir
Sun Dec 3
Cranleigh Arts Centre 1 High Street, Cranleigh, Surrey
08456 128128 Enquiries:
CMR (Summon up the Sun) with Alton Community  choir
Fri Dec 8
United Reformed Church, South Street, Farnham
Robin Radley 01252 794212
CMR (Summon up the Sun)  with Stanchester Community Choir
Sun Dec 10
Norton Sub Hamdon
Norton Sub Hamdon Village Hall, Somerset
01935 822911 The Stables, Montacute House, Montacute, TA15 6XP
CMR (Summon up the Sun) with Winchester Community Choir Tuesday Dec 12
Winchester United Church. Jewry St
01962 859482
Autumn 2005 and Spring 2006 we took 'Tales of Otherness' to different parts of Hampshire, as part of Hampshire County Council schemes Hog the Limelight and Arts in Libraries For more details, or to see how your village could take part have a look at


CMR Fri Jan 14 2005 Seaford Folk Club The Wellington, Steyne Rd., Seaford, Sussex
Fri Feb 11
Theatre Royal
Margate, Kent (Swarbaid concert)
Singing for fun workshop (Sarah)
Sat Feb 19 2-4pm
Henry Beaufort School
Jean Forster01962 850482
CMR Tales of Otherness
Fri Feb 25
Newbury Library
Newbury, Berks
Contact Sarah or Carolyn or
Fri Mar 4
Court Session Folk Club
St. Boniface Social Club, 185 Mitcham Rd, Tooting London SW17 9PG
020 8677 9989
Sarah + Mike O'Connor
Sat Mar 19
Wimborne Acoustic
"The Mount", Corfe Mullen, Nr Wimborne, Dorset
Kathy Dunn 01202-732239 or
John Butcher 01202-690856
Tues Mar 22
Green Man Folk Club
Golden Pot, Odiham Road, Nr Alton, Hants
01256 862014
Fri/Sat April 1- 2
Morpeth Gathering
Morpeth, Northumberland

Mon April 4
The Bridge Folk Club
Bridge Hotel, Castle Square, Newcastle upon Tyne
0191 237 6249
Tue April 5
Penecuik Folk Club
Navaar House Hotel, Bog Rd, Penecuik, Scotland
01968 678610
CMR (Tales of Otherness) Wed April 6
Ferguson Hall
Belford, Northumberland
Pat Oldale  01890 750939
April 8-10
National Folk Festival (TBC)
Sutton Bonington, Leicestershire
John Heydon 01296 415333
Fri Apr 29
Everyman F C
Leiston, Suffolk
01449 615523
Sat April 30
East Bergholt, Suffolk
Song workshop
01473 611171
Sat May 7
Robin Hood FC
Nags Head and Plough, Stapleford, Nottingham
01159 399730
CMR & Anna Tabbush (Joint CD Launch)
Sat May 14  8pm
Cranleigh Arts Centre
1 High Street, Cranleigh, Surrey (In concert with Anna Tabbush and her band)
Cranleigh Arts Centre 08456 128128
Box Office:
£9 in advance, £11 on door  (book online)
CMR & Steve*
*(Steve will be there on Saturday)
Sun May 15 Winchester Folk Festival
Winchester Theatre Royal
01256 335884
CMR (Tales of Otherness) Wed May 18
Marlborough, Wilts
St Andrew's Church, Ogbourne St Andrew
01672 512867
Fri  May 20
Monmouth Folk Club
Monmouth Rugby Club
01291 641369
May 27-30
Chippenham Folk Festival
Chippenham, Wilts
01249 657190

Sun June 5
Horsham Folk Club
Horsham Cricket Club, Cricketfield Rd. Horsham, Sussex
01306 875653
June 24-26
Four Fools Folk Festival
Chorley, Lancs
Tues Jul 5
Sharps Folk Club
Cecil Sharp House
efdss website
July 29 - 31
Sidmouth Folk Festival
Sidmouth, Devon

Aug 13-14
White horse Festival
Grove, Oxfordshire
Dave Guest, 1 Membury Way, Grove, Wantage OX12 0BP 01235-765445
Aug 20-26
Whitby Folk Week
Whitby, North Yorks
01757 708424
Sat Sept 3
Harmony Workshop
Chippenham, Wilts
Folk South West 01935 822911 The Stables, Montacute House, Montacute, TA15 6XP.
Sat Sept 10
Harmony Workshop 2-5pm
The Tithe Barn, Nailsea,
North Somerset
Contact 01275 852991 or
Sat Sept 10
Concert 8pm
Holy Trinity Church, Nailsea
Contact 01275 852991 or
Sat Oct 8
Sun Oct 9
Harmony workshop followed by
Folk Club gig (Sat) and
Sunday “Ballad Forum”
Lewes Arms FC, Lewes, Sussex
Valmai Goodyear , 20, St. John's Terrace, LEWES, East Sussex BN7 2DL Tel. (01273) 476757 e-mail:
Sat Oct 22
Tales of Otherness
Yarcombe Village Hall (Somerset)
Sun Oct 23
Voice/Harmony Workshop
Yarcombe Village Hall (Somerset)
Wed Oct 26
Swarbaid Concert organised by Swindon Folksingers Club
Club venue, Swindon
01793 722335
Carolyn + Sarah
Nov 19-20
West Country Carols Weekend
Folk South West 01935 822911 The Stables, Montacute House, Montacute, TA15 6XP.
Sat Nov 19
Carols weekend Concert
Folk South West 01935 822911 The Stables, Montacute House, Montacute, TA15 6XP.
Fri Nov 25
Bodmin Folk Club
The Garland Ox,
65 Higher Bore Street
01637 880394 or
Sat Nov 26
Harmony/ Voice Workshop 11.00 - 4.30 Bethel Church, Torrington St., Bideford. Details and booking from Hilary Bix 01237 470792
Thurs Dec 1
The White Lion Song and Supper Club
Wherwell, Near Andover Hants.
01264 738629
Wed Dec 7
Baldock and Letchworth Folk Club (formerly Mad Nanny)
The Orange Tree, Norton Road, BALDOCK SG7 5AW
0845 123 2658 or
 [In October 2004 we became a membership club. Joining is easy, & is free until January 2005.]
CMR: first
performance of 'Summon Up the Sun' Christmas Show
Thurs Dec 8
Christmas Concert with Alton Community Choir
St. Lawrence's Church, Alton.
Carolyn: 01252 722938 or
CMR 'Summon Up the Sun' Christmas Show Sun Dec 18
Ferguson Hall 3pm.
Belford, Northumberland Details and tickets from Carolyn 01252 722938 or Pat 01890 750939
(incl. 'Summon Up the Sun' )
Mon Dec 19
The Bridge Folk Club
Bridge Hotel, Newcastle-upon-Tyne


CMR Fri Oct 1 Black Diamond Folk Club Turk’s Head, Lawson St, Birmingham 0121 358 2665
CMR Sat Oct 2 Dursley Folk Day Hill House Arts Centre, Dursley, Glos. (+44) (0)1453 545065 or (0)7973 994711
CMR Sat Oct 9 Cellar Upstairs Folk Club Exmouth Arms, Starcross Street, London NW1 1HR (on the corner of Cobourg Street, near Euston and Euston Square stations). Because of some licensing rule, you need to phone up a couple days before hand to become a temporary member, but it doesn't cost anything. 020 7281 7700
Sarah Sat Oct 16 Folk South West workshop Sidmouth
CMR Oct 25th Devizes Folk Club The Lamb, St Johns Street, Devizes, Wilts Bob & Gill Berry: 01380 726597
CMR Fri Nov 19 Pontardawe Folk Club Ivy Bush, Pontardawe, Nr Swansea 01792 865171 (There is likely to be a harmony workshop before the club - please contact the organiser to check time and price)
CMR Sun Nov 21 Readifolk Clifton Arms, Gosbrook Rd, Caversham, Berks. 0118 9613586
CMR Thu Nov 25 Stortfolk All Saints church Hall, Stansted Rd. Bishops Stortford 01279 656664
Fri Nov 26
Taurus Crafts
Lydney, Glos.
01594 844841
Sat Nov 27
Taurus Crafts
Lydney, Glos. Harmony Workshop £3.50
01594 844841
Sat Nov 27
Ruardean Village Hall
Ruardean, Glos. £10 incl supper
01594 844841

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