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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.

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

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
Details

Free!
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 . .

Kieron Halpin
Wed 24th April 2019
@ Cross Keys, Uppermill

Richard Grainger
Thurs 25th April 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Grace Petrie
Thurs 25th April 2019
@ Bury Met

Braunston Pickle
Wed 1st May 2019
@ Cross Keys, Uppermill

Sam Sweeney
The Unfinished Violin

Thu 2nd May 2019
@ Bury Met

QuickSilver
Fri 3rd May 2019
@ Phoenix Folk Club

Robb Johnson
Paddy Nash
Quiet Loner

Sat 4th May 2019
@ Glossop Labour Club

The Unthanks
Tues 7th May 2019
@ St Philip's Church, Salford

John Conolly & Rob van Sante
Wed 8th May 2019
@ Cross Keys, Uppermill

Nick Dow
Thurs 9th May 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Dick Miles
Fri 10th May 2019
@ Bollington Folk Club

Dylan Revisited
Fri 10th May 2019
@ Poynton Legion

The Big Whistle Festival
11th-12th May 2019
@ Bury Met

Peatbog Faeries
Sat 11th May 2019
@ Bury Met

Flook
Sun 12th May 2019
@ Bury Met

While & Matthews
Mon 13th May 2019
@ Bollington Arts Festival

Geoff Higginbottom
Wed 15th May 2019
@ Cross Keys, Uppermill

James Yorkston
Wed 15th May 2019
@ King's Arms, Salford

The Fureys
Thu 16th May 2019
@ Buxton Opera House

Steve Turner
Wed 22nd May 2019
@ Cross Keys, Uppermill

Oysterband
Wed 22nd May 2019
@ Bollington Arts Festival

Ye Vagabonds
Thurs 23rd May 2019
@ Bury Met

QuickSilver
Thurs 23rd May 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Nick Wyke & Becki Driscoll
Fri 24th May 2019
@ Bollington Arts Centre

Góbéfest
Free three day Transylvanian folk event 24-26th May 2019
@ Albert Square, Manchester

Rihab Azar with Luke Daniels
Sat 25th May 2019
@ Bury Met

Eddi Reader
Sat 25th May 2019
@ Bollington Arts Festival

The Hunch
Sat 25th May 2019
@ Glossop Labour Club

Elbow Jane
Sun 26th May 2019
@ Bollington Arts Festival

Còig
Fri 31st May 2019
@ Bury Met

Winter Wilson
Fri 7th June 2019
@ Phoenix Folk Club

Yesterday's Men & Gerry Ffrench
Sat 8th June 2019
@ Bollington Arts Centre

"The Road to Peterloo"
Sat 8th June 2019
@ Glossop Labour Club

Daria Kulesh
Thurs 13th June 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Zi Lan Liao with Luke Daniels
Fri 14th June 2019
@ Bury Met

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

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

Lúnasa
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

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

Skipinnish
Fri 26th July 2019
@ Bury Met

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

Bernard Cromarty
Thurs 15th August 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Caffrey-McGurk-Madge
Thurs 29th August 2019
@ Lymm Folk Club

Peter Price
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

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

Oysterband & June Tabor
Fri 8th November 2019
@ RNCM

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

Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings
Sun 24th November 2019
@ RNCM

Churchfitters
Fri 6th December 2019
@ Phoenix Folk Club

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