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Over Hulton Folk Club
is just a short trip up the M61 (just off the map). Singarounds and there are some excellent Guest Nights in the pipeline - give it a try - you'll be made very welcome.

The tribute CD to Trevor Crozier is now available from Epona Records. Also a re-release of the Harry Boardman album 'Golden Stream'. Details.

After a successful January Folk Night at Leather's Smithy in Sutton, more are planned. Details.

Flixton Trad is a new club which will meet on the third Wednesday, every two months, starting in January 2019.

The Hyde Acoustic Singer-Songwriter Nights are held upstairs at The Queens Hotel, 23 Clarendon Place, Hyde SK14 2ND every Tuesday. Entry is Free.

Chorlton Irish Club events are promoted on the Carousel Sessions facebook page.

A new session, hosted by the Gally Canters, started on Friday 26th October at the Butterfly House in New Mills. Thereafter the last Friday of the month.

There's a new acoustic tune session (mainly English) starting on the first Wednesday of each month at Jackson's Boat - M33 2LX.

The Blossoms
on the A6 in Stockport hosts a variety of musical events many of which are entirely free. Well worth a visit!

Starting in January 2018 there will be a new monthly EuroSession in Manchester. Meetings consist of a folk session and dancing for European folk music (mostly French, Breton and Scandinavian) and will take place on the last Wednesday of each month. Details

Manchester Ceilidhs
New Venue!
Manchester Bierkeller
The Printworks

Morris Dance Workshops
with Adlington Morris Men
on 2nd Tuesday of the month, starting at 8:30 pm :
Come and join us at
1st Woodford Scout Hall,
off Moor Lane, Woodford,
SK7 1PW Website

Bury Met (top edge of map) hosts a large number of folk/acoustic events which are too numerous to list here. Their extensive programme of events is clearly listed on their excellent website.

Clog Dance Classes
take place on Saturday mornings in the Pavilion, Alexandra Park, Whalley Range on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month.
@ Manchester Clogging Workshop

And there’s more . .
Upcoming Events . .

Shu Jiang with Luke Daniels
Fri 14th June 2019
@ Bury Met

Martin Stimson
Wed 19th June 2019
@ Cross Keys, Uppermill

Mikey Kenney
Thurs 20th June 2019
@ The Globe, Glossop

Harp and a Monkey
Sat 22nd June 2019
@ Bury Met

Nick Dow
Wed 26th June 2019
@ Cross Keys, Uppermill

The Hayes Sisters
Thurs 27th June 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Fri 28th June 2019
@ Bury Met

Kaleidoscope – Music Memes Finale
Sat 29th June 2019
@ Bury Met

3 Boxes
Wed 3rd July 2019
@ Cross Keys, Uppermill

"The Road to Peterloo"
accompanying Alison Morgan lecture
Wed 3rd July 2019
@ Salford Working Class Movement Library

Captain of the Lost Waves
Fri 5th July 2019
@ Phoenix Folk Club

Lymm Day of Folk
Sat 6th July 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Nicola Beazley
Thom Ashworth

Sat 6th July 2019
@ Bury Met

Michelle Holding & Bonz
Thurs 11th July 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Arthur Marshall
Fri 12th July 2019
@ Bollington Folk Club

The Hayes Sisters
Wilson McGladdery

Sat 13th July 2019
@ Oddfellows, Denshaw

Jozeph Roberts
Wed 17th July 2019
@ Cross Keys, Uppermill

Fri 26th July 2019
@ Bury Met

"The Road to Peterloo"
accompanying Alison Morgan lecture
Mon 29th July 2019
@ Ashton-under-Lyne Central Library

Wed 31st July 2019
@ Cross Keys, Uppermill

"The Road to Peterloo"
Thurs 1st Aug 2019
@ Manchester Central Library

"The Road to Peterloo"
accompanying Alison Morgan lecture
Fri 2nd August 2019
@ Stockport Library

Bernard Cromarty
Thurs 15th August 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Thurs 29th August 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Trouble 'at Mill
Wed 4th September 2019
@ Over Hulton Folk Club

Mad Jocks and Englishmen
Fri 6th September 2019
@ Phoenix Folk Club

Pete Abbott
Thurs 12th September 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Sharon Shannon with Seckou Keita
Sun 15th September 2019
@ Bury Met

Blue Rose Code
Thurs 19th September 2019
@ Bury Met

Colum Sands
Fri 20th September 2019
@ Bollington Folk Club

The Oldham Tinkers
Sat 21st September 2019
@ Bury Met

Holy Moly and the Crackers
Sat 28th September 2019
@ Music at Mottram

While & Matthews
Wed 2nd October 2019
@ Over Hulton Folk Club

Shep Woolley
Fri 4th October 2019
@ Phoenix Folk Club

Kirsty McGee
Thurs 17th October 2019
@ Bury Met

Bruce Watson
Fri 18th October 2019
@ Bollington Folk Club

Jake Dixon and the Hiding Magpies
Sat 19th October 2019
@ Music at Mottram

Chris Cleverley
Fri 1st November 2019
@ Phoenix Folk Club

The Local Honeys
Mon 4th November 2019
@ Midway Folk Club

Oysterband & June Tabor
Fri 8th November 2019

Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar
Sat 16th November 2019
@ Music at Mottram

Anthony John Clarke
Wed 20th November 2019
@ Over Hulton Folk Club

Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings
Sun 24th November 2019

Fri 6th December 2019
@ Phoenix Folk Club

Rachael and the Red Socks
Fri 3rd January 2020
@ Phoenix Folk Club

Oldham Tinkers
Wed 5th February 2020
@ Over Hulton Folk Club

Harbottle & Jonas
Fri 7th February 2020
@ Phoenix Folk Club

Rogan, Rogan & McGuire
Wed 4th March 2020
@ Over Hulton Folk Club

Roger Davies & his Band
Fri 6th March 2020
@ Phoenix Folk Club

Johnny Coppin
Fri 3rd April 2020
@ Phoenix Folk Club

Vicky Swan & Jonny Dyer
Wed 8th April 2020
@ Over Hulton Folk Club

Holder and Smith
Fri 1st May 2020
@ Phoenix Folk Club

The Strawbs Acoustic
Wed 6th May 2020
@ Over Hulton Folk Club

Jez Lowe & Steve Tilston
Wed 3rd June 2020
@ Over Hulton Folk Club

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