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Wednesday April 25


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


Joe's Yarns at Smokey Joe's, Bennington Street, Cheltenham
7pm. You’ll find stories galore at Joe’s Yarns. Everyone is welcome whether you just want to listen or fancy sharing a story. Info: anthony@quintus1.plus.com


Book Launch: Pilgrimage By Jay Ramsay, Black Book Café, Stroud
7:30pm. Jay Ramsay celebrates his 60th birthday with the publication of his major new book, Pilgrimage: a journey to Love Island, about an interfaith pilgrimage from London to Iona – introduced by Anthony Nanson. With poetry from Steve Morris, Gabriel Millar and Polly Howell, and music from The Day Jobs. Café open. Admission FREE. Further info: 07752 719331


Forest of Dean Morris meet at The Miner’s Arms, Whitecroft GL15 4PE at 8pm. New Members welcome.  Info: 01594 824177, web: http://www.forestmorris.org.uk  


Lassington Oak Morris Men meet at Highnam Old School Room, Highnam, Glos GL2 8DG 8pm. New members welcome. Info: 07787 713758(m) or 01452 714093 Web site: http://lassingtonoak.wordpress.com/     


Ragged & Old Morris Dancers meet at Bussage Village Hall GL6 7DY   New members welcome. Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com 


Jane Austen Dancers of Bath, a historical dance group always looking to try new dance types, and to introduce more people to the world of Regency dancing! In our classes we learn how to dance, and find out more about the etiquette, the fashion, the history and the social customs of the Regency and late Georgian period. The dances range from fun, fast and frantic English and Scottish folk dances, to more intricate Quadrille and Cotillions, Playford, Mazurka, Polonaise and everything in between! Central United Reformed Church Hall, 7 Grove Street, Bath, BA2 6BJ 8 – 10pm £4 on the door Info: jadpromotional@gmail.com
http://www.janeaustendancersbath.co.uk/    and on Facebook & Twitter


Thursday April 26
Ruardean Bears Anniversary http://www.littledeanjail.com/index.php/navigation/2013-12-12-18-05-32/2013-12-12-18-05-34/who-killed-the-bears


*Keith Hyett (guitar) and Helen Hill (trad. unaccompanied singing) are at Eastington Village Hall (next to The Old Badger!) £5 on the door 7.30pm Info lingos@cheesetoasties.com


*Ninebarrow, award winning folk duo, are at Chedworth Village Hall


English 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, live caller to  teach the dances, members of The Amazing Matchless Band and guests will provide live music. No need to book, just turn up. Info: Astrid 01452 780401 Usually 4th Thursday


Singing/music session at The Corner Cupboard Inn, 83 Gloucester St, Winchcombe, Cheltenham, Glos. GL54 5LX From about 9.30pm onwards Free admission  Info: 01242 604120 4th Thursdays Not During Summer


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)


Royal Scottish Dance Society (Cheltenham Branch) has a social dance class at Betteridge School, Warden Hill Road, Cheltenham GL51 3AT 7.15pm to 9.15pm Info: 01242 863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com http://www.cheltenhamrscds.btck.co.uk in term time


Lechlade Scottish Country Dance Club meets at Southrop Village Hall GL7 3PB. 7.30pm Info: Margaret  01793 252581


Happenstance Border Morris practise at Main hall Winchcombe School Greet Road Winchcombe GL54 5LB 7.30 – 9pm  New dancers and musicians welcome. Info: Cressida 01242 604120 http://happenstancemorris.org.uk  


Wimberry Step Clog practise at Pludds & District Village Hall, Ashdean Road near Brierley GL17 9UD. Info: Barbara  01531 820215 petersanigar0pl@btinternet.com Web: http://www.wimberryclog.btik.com.btck.co.uk/  every Thursday except third


Miserden Morris at Miserden Village Hall, GL6 7JA 8 – 9.30pm £2 per session to cover costs. Singles or couples welcome! Info: Phil 07817009121 Email: enquiries@miserdenmorris.com Web: http://www.miserdenmorris.com   


Music/entertainment evening at Evergreen Hall, Broadwell    GL16 7BN  Tickets  usually  £9 adv  £10 on door Info:  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


Friday April 27


*Johnny Coppin has a Charity concert for Youth at Heart - with Paul Burgess -  at King's Stanley Village Hall, nr Stroud, Glos. GL10 3PN   7.30pm Info:  07951 835360 contactus@youthatheart.co.uk


Cheltenham Scottish Society hold Scottish Country Dancing Classes  Friday Nights in the Montpellier Hall St Andrews URC GL50 1SP 7 for 7.30pm All dances walked through  Contact Barry  01242 528220 for further details  mbsteele1945@gmail.com   www.cheltenhamscottishsociety.btck.co.uk 


Cheltenham U3A Scottish dancers meet at Holy Apostles Church Hall, Cheltenham GL52 6HW, 2 – 4pm. £1.50. All welcome. Info: Derek 01452 306857. 1st, 2nd, & 4th Fridays


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


Somers Traditional Folk Club, Bishop Allenby Hall, St. Stephen's Church - parking in churchyard, hall is to side of church. St. Stephen's Street, Worcester WR3 7HS.  8.15pm. Info: 01684 561378 http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk   


Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org  


Ross Barn Dance Club – meets Fridays September to May at Bridstow Village Hall, Ross on Wye HR9 6PZ 8pm – 10 pm http://www.folkwales.org.uk/dance.html


Saturday April 28


Mike Fenton, world autoharp champion, supported by Dark Island, (Alex & Scotty)  at Stonehouse Baptist Church, 10b Gloucester Road, Stonehouse, GL10 2PB.  Doors open 7pm for a 7:30pm start.  Tickets £10 from Sue Edwards, 01453 750513. Convenient parking, easy access, refreshments, good facilities


Highnam Folk Dance Club invite you to join us for an afternoon of English Country Dancing and cake! At Gambier Parry Room, Newent Road, Highnam, Glos, GL2 8DG 2pm till 5pm Callers: Robert Moir, Bernie Culkin, Pat Hicks, Hazel Moir, Clive Harman and Brian Stanton £3 per person Contact Bernie Culkin 07821 106052 bculkin@hotmail.co.uk


Johnny Coppin’s Acoustic Music programme on Radio Gloucestershire, 5.30 – 6.05pm and online. On 104.7, 95.0, and 95.8 FM, 1413 AM, DAB, Freeview 735, and 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 April 29


*Maddy Prior in concert at Bishop’s Cleeve Tithe Barn, Cheltenham Road, Bishop’s Cleeve GL52 8LU 7.30pm £17 http://www.cheltenhamtownhall.org.uk/event/maddy-prior-2018-211755/ 


*Lewis Barfoot Trio at The Prince Albert, Rodborough Hill, Stroud GL5 3SS doors 7.30pm
£10 in advance from www.ticketweb.uk  & £12.50 on the door


Gloucester Gallery Quire meet at Frampton Village Hall,The Green Frampton-on-Severn GL2 7DY (Next to Three Horseshoes) 2.30 – 4.30pm We sing and play hymns, psalms, anthems, glees, folk etc from the period about which Thomas Hardy wrote 1750 - 1850.  Singers and musicians welcome Info: Elizabeth - 01453 765324  elizabethakhurst@talktalk.net   or Brenda 01452 613 068 - brendaandgordon@yahoo.co.uk  http://www.wgma.org.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 


Genevieve Tudor’s Sunday Folk on BBC Radio Shropshire 96.0 FM, Freeview 721, and online, 6 – 8 pm  info: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p001d7lt/episodes/guide  


Monday April 30


Words & Music, Acoustic music & poetry at The Frocester George, Peter's St, Stonehouse GL10 3TQ, 20.00 - 22:30pm  £1 Info: David  hello@singaround.org  web site: http://www.singaround.org (Every Monday except Christmas & New Year) 


Stow-on-the-Wold Scottish Country Dance Group meets at St Edwards Church Rooms, Stow-on-the-Wold GL54 1AB (not 1st Monday) Juniors 5.30pm, Adults 7pm Info: Brenda 01451 831876


Gorsley Barn Dance Club meets at Gorsley Village Hall, Quarry Lane, Gorsley HR9 7SJ 7.30 – 9.30pm   All welcome. No partner necessary Info: Chris 01989 720122 or Hilary 01989 720105 Last Monday of the month


Royal Scottish Dance Society (Cheltenham Branch) has a beginners class at Reddings Community Centre, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF 7.45pm to 9.45pm (excl first Monday in the month) Info: 01242 863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com 
Also advanced technique class at Christchurch Primary School, Malvern Road GL50 2NR 7.15pm to 9.15pm Info: 01242 863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com http://www.cheltenhamrscds.btck.co.uk 


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


Cheltenham folk dance club meets at Holy Trinity School, Sherborne St, Cheltenham GL52 2JP 7.30pm – 9.30pm All welcome. Info: Sarah 01242 242245 E-Mail sarahssewing@hotmail.co.uk in term time ( last one before Easter Monday 26 March. Back Monday 16 April, no dancing on Bank holiday Mondays, last one before summer Monday 25 June)


MESS 1st Monday Red Lion at Cricklade - an accordion's throw from Gloucestershire!  2nd/3rd/4th -Beehive (possibly) 5th Monday Beehive Swindon   8.30pm onwards Info: Music Alive on 01793 770699
Facebook  http://www.facebook.com/groups/121719078588/  Sessions are open to all, whether maestro or beginner. We welcome visitors. 


The Folk Show on Radio Winchcombe with Kevin O’Flaherty – 7 – 8pm Listen live on 107.1 FM in Winchcombe area, or on line at http://tunein.com/radio/Radio-Winchcombe-1071-s153611/ 


MAY
Tuesday May 1


*Forest of Dean Morris, Lassington Oak MM, and Anker Morris at May Hill from 5.20am for all the usual nonsense, followed by big breakfast


*Stroud Morris Dancers, Gloucestershire Morris Men, and Miserden Morris  etc on Painswick Beacon from 5.30am, followed by private breakfast at Royal William Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web: www.stroudmorris.org.uk 


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at Minchinhampton Common at dawn (5.20ish) Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com 


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at Green Dragon, Cockleford, with England’s Glory Ladies Morris  7.45pm Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


*Luke Daniels at The Roses Theatre, Sun Street Tewkesbury GL19 5NX  Info: 01684 295074
8.30pm £15


Folk at Frampton at Frampton Village Hall, The Green Frampton-on-Severn GL2 7DY (Next to Three Horseshoes) 8pm Only £1! Refreshments included Info: 01452 856093 or 01453 764990


Mainly English music session at  The Fountain, Gloucester GL1 2NW  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 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 (1st Tuesday)
 
Singers Night at the Rose & Crown Rose & Crown Inn Monmouth Road Tintern Nr Chepstow Monmouthshire NP16 6SE 7.30. All welcome to sing, play listen and join in. No PA. Info: adrianbirch1@gmail.com 01291 689812. (1st Tuesday)


Country Dancing at Brand Green, Pauntley V H, Brand Green Road, nr Redmarley GL19 3JD 7.30pm Info: Jeannette 01531 821535 (1st Tuesday)


Wednesday May 2


*Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings (with strings and brass section) at Cheltenham Town Hall, Imperial Square Cheltenham, GL50 1QA 7.30pm £22 + booking fee Info: Email: boxoffice@cheltenhamtrust.org.uk
Tel: 0844 576 2210 There will be an extra session of post-show songs and tunes after the show. (limited capacity /ticket holders only)


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest: Mischief Afoot


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 1st, 3rd Wednesdays + 5th


Witcombe Folk Dance Club, Witcombe Village Hall GL3 4TB.  8pm Visitors £3 Info:  01453 543254 (gwen.clift@talktalk.net) or 01453 764990   http://www.witcombefolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk/Programme   AGM for first part of the evening and then Ellie Davies, Keith Dench and Sue Phillips calling to music from Becky Price whom we welcome for the first time


Music Session at The Blue Bell in Ryall, WR8 0PP organised By Hamish. A bit before 8.30pm Free admission  Info: 01905 371249 sessions@the-wests.com  


White Horse Folk Club meets at Church Room, Vicarage Lane, Highworth SN6 7AD 8pmInfo: Derrick 01793 762070 and Geoff 01793 706753 http://www.whitehorsefolkclub.co.uk/ 1st & 3rd Wednesdays 


Free traditional music open morning Folk Hall, Portishead, BS20 6PR - doors open 9.15 for coffee - an entertaining information session starts at 9.45am, a tune will be taught for those who already play an instrument at 11.00am - open to all whether you play an instrument already or are looking for a new hobby.  A programme for the morning will be sent to anyone who is interested.  Contact Jill - 01275 847909 - 07515 904 707 - jillyelliot@gmail.com


Jane Austen Dancers of Bath, a historical dance group always looking to try new dance types, and to introduce more people to the world of Regency dancing! In our classes we learn how to dance, and find out more about the etiquette, the fashion, the history and the social customs of the Regency and late Georgian period. The dances range from fun, fast and frantic English and Scottish folk dances, to more intricate Quadrille and Cotillions, Playford, Mazurka, Polonaise and everything in between! Central United Reformed Church Hall, 7 Grove Street, Bath, BA2 6BJ 8 – 10pm £4 on the door Info: jadpromotional@gmail.com
http://www.janeaustendancersbath.co.uk/    and on Facebook & Twitter


Thursday May 3


**Peter Knight’s Gigspanner at The Painswick Centre, Painswick, Gloucestershire 7.30 (Doors 7pm)  £16 http://www.painswickcentre.com/ All ticket enquiries to cantonacrepromotions@gmail.com Or telephone 07596 823 881


*Jackie Oates (finalist in the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Awards 2003) at Everyman Theatre, (Studio) Regent Street, Cheltenham GL50 1HQ Info: 01242 572573 http://www.everymantheatre.org.uk/ £13


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


Five Valleys Session at various venues  starts 8.30pm,  Free admission   1st Thursdays at Stroud Brewery, 3rd Thursdays various venues http://www.facebook.com/The-Five-Valleys-Session-482369518621805/?notif_t=page_name_change&notif_id=1495882593185822  


UkeStroud - Club for ukulele players at Pitchcombe Village Hall GL6 6LP 8 – 10pm £2 including refreshments. Info: Norma: normamillls@btinternet.com (1st & 3rd & 5thThursdays) www.ukestroud.co.uk  
 
Lechlade Scottish Country Dance Club meets at Southrop Village Hall GL7 3PB. 7.30pm Info: Margaret  01793 252581


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)


Royal Scottish Dance Society (Cheltenham Branch) has a social dance class at Betteridge School, Warden Hill Road, Cheltenham GL51 3AT 7.15pm to 9.15pm Info: 01242 863238 cheltrscds@hotmail.com http://www.cheltenhamrscds.btck.co.uk in term time


Friday May 4


*Keith Hyett (guitar) is at Dumbleton Village Hall WR11 7TP 7.30 £7 info: www.keithhyettguitarist.co.uk 


*Luke Daniels, and Ninebarrow, are at Ruskin Mill, Old Bristol Road, Nailsworth GL6 0LA Info: 01453 837537  8pm £12


Cheltenham Scottish Society hold Scottish Country Dancing Classes  Friday Nights in the Montpellier Hall St Andrews URC GL50 1SP 7 for 7.30pm All dances walked through  Contact Barry  01242 528220 for further details  mbsteele1945@gmail.com   www.cheltenhamscottishsociety.btck.co.uk 


Cheltenham U3A Scottish dancers meet at Holy Apostles Church Hall, Cheltenham GL52 6HW, 2 – 4pm. £1.50. All welcome. Info: Derek 01452 306857. 1st, 2nd, & 4th Fridays


Ross Barn Dance Club – meets Fridays September to May at Bridstow Village Hall, Ross on Wye HR9 6PZ 8pm – 10 pm http://www.folkwales.org.uk/dance.html


Somers Traditional Folk Club, Bishop Allenby Hall, St. Stephen's Church - parking in churchyard, hall is to side of church. St. Stephen's Street, Worcester WR3 7HS.  8.15pm. Info: 01684 561378 http://www.somers-folk-club.org.uk   


Swindon Folksingers’ Club, Ashford Road Social Club, 17 – 18 Ashford Road, Swindon SN1 3NT 8.15pm  £4.50/£3.50 £2.50 for open house nights  Info: Eric  01793 521301 http://www.swindonfolk.org  


Saturday May 5


*Jim Causley at Everyman Theatre, (Studio) Regent Street, Cheltenham GL50 1HQ Info: 01242 572573 http://www.everymantheatre.org.uk/ £13


*Ceilidh with Banshee at West Dean Centre, Bream, (www.westdeanpc.org.uk/west-dean-centre ) 7.30pm dancing to BANSHEE (www.banshee.org.uk) Entry: £6.50 on the door - 16 & Under - FREE! PLUS - Bream Centre Cafe’s famous Tea, Cake & Biscuits - Bring yer own Booze. Floor spots - Floor spots - Floor spots - book on arrival!!! The West Dean Centre, High St, Bream, Lydney GL15 6JW
http://www.westdeanpc.org.uk/about/contact-us/ 


Autoharp get together for playing, sharing music and socialising, at Leonard Stanley Village Hall, Marsh Road, Leonard Stanley, Stroud, GL10 3NH. 1.30pm start (until around 4.00pm) £2 charge to cover room hire. Please bring a music stand (if you have one) and your own mug for tea/coffee, etc. Contact Jan on 01285 821824 or mobile 07491 766564 or at jan@ukautoharps.com or Sue on 01453 750513 for more information or just turn up on the day.  New players may come along and can borrow a harp to try – please let us know if a loaner harp is needed. Players of other instruments are welcome to join us too! Monthly, 1st Saturday (usually)


Johnny Coppin’s Acoustic Music programme on Radio Gloucestershire, 5.30 – 6.05pm and online. On 104.7, 95.0, and 95.8 FM, 1413 AM, DAB, Freeview 735, and 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 May 6


*Randwick Cheese Rolling widdershins around the church


Forest Folk Club at The Orepool Inn, Orepool Inn, Chepstow Road, Sling, Coleford GL16 8LH  Doors open 7.30 for a 8pm start. £7 (Singers Nights £2.50, performers £1.50) Info: jan@forestfolkclub.com Club web site: http://www.forestfolkclub.com/folk-club-dates-2018/    


Genevieve Tudor’s Sunday Folk on BBC Radio Shropshire 96.0 FM, Freeview 721, and online, 6 – 8 pm  info: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p001d7lt/episodes/guide  
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Monday May 7


*Cirencester Fleece Fayre -  annual fayre celebrating all things wool. This year it has a medieval theme to coincide with Cirencester Abbey's 900th anniversary. Stroud Morris Dancers, Gloucestershire Morris Men, and Miserden Morris. From 10.50am Info: suzie@cirencester.gov.uk or 01285 655646  www.cirencester.gov.uk/fleecefayre Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web: www.stroudmorris.org.uk 


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at Woodmancote May Day Fête from 1.30pm Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk 


 Tuesday May 8


**Mandolinquents (Simon Mayor, Hilary James et al) at Chipping Sodbury Town Hall, 57-59 Broad St, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol, BS37 6AD Tel: 01454 852222       From 7:30 p.m.


**Peter Knight’s Gigspanner at St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye. 
Tickets from http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/ 


Wednesday May 9


*Show of Hands at Subscription Rooms, Stroud GL5 1AE  Info: 01453 760900 8pm £23.50


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest: Chris


Thursday May 10


**Memorial service for the late Val Tween at St Lawrence Church, Barnwood 2pm


Lechlade Scottish Country Dance Club meets at Southrop Village Hall GL7 3PB. 7.30pm Info: Margaret  01793 252581


Saturday May 12


Highnam Folk Dance Club invite you to join us for an afternoon of English Country Dancing and cake! At Gambier Parry Room, Newent Road, Highnam, Glos, GL2 8DG 2pm till 5pm Callers: Robert Moir, Bernie Culkin, Pat Hicks, Hazel Moir, Clive Harman and Brian Stanton £3 per person Contact Bernie Culkin 
07821 106052 bculkin@hotmail.co.uk


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


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at Randwick Wap from 12.45pm Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk 


Sunday May 13


Cheltenham Folk Club, Sandford Park Alehouse (upstairs) 20 High Street, Cheltenham GL50 1DZ.  8pm – 10.45pm Parking in nearby streets and the Bath Parade car park (FREE after 8pm). Tunes 7.45 to 8.15, then floorspots/guest. Info: 01242 571185/577506  http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/  Guests: Dark Island (Alex & Scotty)


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 Guest: Steve Page


Monday May 14


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at The Appletree, Woodmancote, with Pebworth Morris Men 8pm Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk 


Tuesday May 15


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at The Boat Inn, Ashleworth, with Lassington Oak Morris Men  7.45pm Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday May 16


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest: Merrymaker


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at The Old Crown, Paganhill, with Styx of Stroud 7.30pm Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     


Music session at Cross Keys, Bredon’s Hardwick GL20 7EE 8pm Free admission Info: tonyjgibbons@btinternet.com
Thursday May 17


Lechlade Scottish Country Dance Club meets at Southrop Village Hall GL7 3PB. 7.30pm Info: Margaret  01793 252581


Friday May 18


*Keith Hyett (guitar) is at Oldbury on Severn Memorial Hall BS35 1PR 7.30 £7 info: www.keithhyettguitarist.co.uk


*Johnny Coppin is at Minsterworth Village Hall  - with Paul Burgess 7.45pm  tickets from Terry  01452 750160      terrymoorescott@gmail.com


Saturday May 19
(World Fiddle Day - http://worldfiddleday.com/ )


Sunday May 20


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: Pete Coe


Monday May 21


**The very wonderful Sharon Shannon at Cheltenham Town Hall, Imperial Square Cheltenham, GL50 1QA 7.30pm £22 + booking fee Info: Email: boxoffice@cheltenhamtrust.org.uk


*Stroud Morris Dancers at Carpenters Arms, Miserden  8pm: Dancing out with clog dancing side Sabotage at one of our favourite haunts. Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web: www.stroudmorris.org.uk 


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


Tuesday May 22


*Boldwood,are at Ruskin Mill, Old Bristol Road, Nailsworth GL6 0LA Info: 01453 837537 for the Nailsworth Festival Richard Valentine Memorial Folk Concert 7.30pm £12


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at Guiting Power Brownies, 6.30pm, and the Farmer’s Arms Guiting Power 7.45pm Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday May 23


*Cirencester Archaeological and Historical Society presents ‘A Cotswold Garland’ a Talk by Martin Graebe  on song, dance and customs around Cirencester. at 7.30 pm, The Ashcroft Centre, Ashcroft Road, Cirencester, GL7 1RA Info: martin.graebe@btinternet.com +44 1285 651104 Non-members of CAHS are welcome, £3 at the door.


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest: 


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at Frampton with Lassington Oak Morris Men 8pm Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com 


Thursday May 24


Lechlade Scottish Country Dance Club meets at Southrop Village Hall GL7 3PB. 7.30pm Info: Margaret  01793 252581


Monday May 28


*Stroud Morris Dancers at South Cerney Street Fair  If they didn't show up at this popular fair now,  they'd have to send out a search party! Dancing with Gloucestershire Morris Men. Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web: www.stroudmorris.org.uk 


Tuesday May 29
(Oak Apple Day – celebrating the birthday of our glorious sovereign Charles II. Wear a sprig of oak leaves in your hat, and play the 29th May tune! http://calendarcustoms.com/articles/oak-apple-day/ )


Wednesday May 30


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest: Richard Cox


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


Music Session at The Blue Bell in Ryall, WR8 0PP organised By Hamish. A bit before 8.30pm Free admission  Info: 01905 371249 sessions@the-wests.com  


Joe's Yarns at Smokey Joe's, Bennington Street, Cheltenham
7pm. You’ll find stories galore at Joe’s Yarns. Everyone is welcome whether you just want to listen or fancy sharing a story. Info: anthony@quintus1.plus.com


Thursday May 31


Lechlade Scottish Country Dance Club meets at Southrop Village Hall GL7 3PB. 7.30pm Info: Margaret  01793 252581


Friday June 1


*Fairport Convention at Regal Cinema, Evesham Info: 01386 421007


*Keith Hyett (guitar) is at Kempley Village Hall GL18 2BP 7.30 £7 info: www.keithhyettguitarist.co.uk


Tuesday June 5


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at The House in the Tree, Hayden, with England’s Glory Ladies Morris  7.45pm Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday June 6


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest: Larkham & Hall


*Stroud Morris Dancers at Rose and Crown, Nympsfield  7:30pm: Dancing out with Ragged and Old Morris from Bussage. Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web: www.stroudmorris.org.uk 


Thursday June 7


*Carrivick Sisters at Newnham Festival £10 Info: http://newnhamlive.org/nl2018/


Saturday June 9


*Fairport Convention at Newnham Festival £22 Info: http://newnhamlive.org/nl2018/


*Forest of Dean Morris weekend


*Charity Ceilidh at Hallow Village Hall, Worcester WR2 6LD with Set ‘Em Up Joe & caller Richard Hannah 8pm, Bar. Tickets (includes supper): £10 info: ☎ 01905 640840 l christine@wgrt.org
All funds raised to go to the Wildgoose charity (No. 1142201).


Highnam Folk Dance Club invite you to join us for an afternoon of English Country Dancing and cake! At Gambier Parry Room, Newent Road, Highnam, Glos, GL2 8DG 2pm till 5pm Callers: Robert Moir, Bernie Culkin, Pat Hicks, Hazel Moir, Clive Harman and Brian Stanton £3 per person Contact Bernie Culkin 
07821 106052 bculkin@hotmail.co.uk


Sunday June 10


*Forest of Dean Morris weekend


Cheltenham Folk Club, Sandford Park Alehouse (upstairs) 20 High Street, Cheltenham GL50 1DZ.  8pm – 10.45pm Parking in nearby streets and the Bath Parade car park (FREE after 8pm). Tunes 7.45 to 8.15, then floorspots/guest. Info: 01242 571185/577506  http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/  Guests: Merrymakers


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 


Monday June 11


*Forest of Dean Morris weekend


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at The Royal Oak, Prestbury 8pm Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk




Tuesday June 12


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at The Carpenter’s Arms, Miserden,  with Miserden Morris 7.45pm Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday June 13


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


*Stroud Morris Dancers at Badminton Social Club - Badminton Village -  8pm: Dancing out with Chippenham Town Morris Men and Malmesbury Morris Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web: www.stroudmorris.org.uk 


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


Thursday June 14


*Johnny Coppin is at Stroud  - concert at St Laurence's Church, in centre of Stroud (150th anniversity)   7.30pm  Tickets will be available from TIC at The Stroud Sub Rooms 01453 760900


Friday June 15


*Ric Sanders Trio at Newnham Festival £12 Info: http://newnhamlive.org/nl2018/


Saturday June 16


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at The Royal Three Counties Show 10am Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


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




Monday June 18


*Stroud Morris Dancers at Butcher's Arms, Sheepscombe  8pm: Dancing out with England's Glory Ladies Morris from Gloucester. Why not come up and enjoy the fabulous view (the countryside is quite nice too!) and a pint at this excellent hostelry. Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web: www.stroudmorris.org.uk 


Tuesday June 19


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at Queen’s Head, Stow on the Wold 7.45pm,  The Golden Ball, Lower Swell 8.45pm, Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday June 20


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at The Vale Inn, Minety, with Malmesbury Morris Dancers 7.30pm Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com 


Friday June 22


*Cara Dillon at Artrix, Slideslow Drive,  Bromsgrove  B60 1PQ 8pm £22 boxoffice@artrix.co.uk  01527 577330


Saturday June 23


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at Charlton Kings Parish Council Summer              
Fair, The Grange Field    pm  Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk




Sunday June 24


Cheltenham Folk Club, Sandford Park Alehouse (upstairs) 20 High Street, Cheltenham GL50 1DZ.  8pm – 10.45pm Parking in nearby streets and the Bath Parade car park (FREE after 8pm). Tunes 7.45 to 8.15, then floorspots/guest. Info: 01242 571185/577506  http://cheltenhamfc.org.uk/ Guest: Rod Penlington


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at Berkeley Show 11am onwards Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com 


Tuesday June 26


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at The Village Inn, Twyning, with Old Meg Morris Dancers 8pm     
Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are with Ilmington Morris Men at Snowshill Arms 7.45pm,  Crown and Trumpet, Broadway 8.45pm  Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday June 27


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


Music Session at The Blue Bell in Ryall, WR8 0PP organised By Hamish. A bit before 8.30pm Free admission  Info: 01905 371249 sessions@the-wests.com  


Thursday June 28


*Stroud Morris Dancers at The Salutation Inn, Ham  8pm: Dancing out with Mendip Morris Men at a pub we've not been to before. What intrepid adventurers we are! Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web: www.stroudmorris.org.uk 


Saturday June 30


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are  at Aldsworth Fete 12.45pm  Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Monday July 2


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at The Plough Inn, Prestbury  8pm     
Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk


Tuesday July 3


**Glos Folk Annual General Meeting, Fountain Inn 7.30 to 8.30pm, followed by usual Tuesday music session. All are welcome to attend, but only Glos Folk members may vote. Agenda, and supporting papers, will be published in June.


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at Donnington Brewery at 7.15pm (private), then The Fox, Broadwell at 8.45pm  Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


Wednesday July 4


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


Friday July 6


*Johnny Coppin is at Wordfest at Gloucester Cathedral - “Forest and Vale and High Blue Hill" -  songs of the Gloucestershire poets. The Lady Chapel 8.45 – 9. 45pm.  For details of all weekend events and tickets  www.gloucestercathedral.org.uk


Saturday July 7


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at More Hall Garden Party (pm) Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com 


Monday July 9


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at The Village Inn, Twyning, with Appleyard Traditional Dancers 8pm     Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk




Tuesday July 10


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are with The Tattered Court at Cirencester Town Centre, Market Place 7.45pm  Golden Cross Inn, Black Jack Street 8.45pm Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/   


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at Open Door Club, Dursley 7.30pm Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com 


Wednesday July 11


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


Saturday July 14


Highnam Folk Dance Club invite you to join us for an afternoon of English Country Dancing and cake! At Gambier Parry Room, Newent Road, Highnam, Glos, GL2 8DG 2pm till 5pm Callers: Robert Moir, Bernie Culkin, Pat Hicks, Hazel Moir, Clive Harman and Brian Stanton £3 per person Contact Bernie Culkin 
07821 106052 bculkin@hotmail.co.uk


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at Dursley Festival (tbc am) Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com 


Tuesday July 17


*Stroud Morris Dancers at The Black Horse, Amberley - 8pm: Dancing out with Styx of Stroud Border Morris and Boss Morris. Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web: www.stroudmorris.org.uk 


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are with Miserden Morris at The Seven Tuns, Chedworth 7.45pm
Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/


Wednesday July 18


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at The Woolpack, Stonehouse, with Lassington Oak Morris Men 7.30pm Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com 


Saturday July 21


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at Mitcheldean Folk Festival Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com 


Sunday July 22


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


Monday July 23


*Stroud Morris Dancers at The Frocester George - Frocester - 8pm: Dancing out with Winterbourne Down Border Morris and The Tattered Court at another new venue. Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web: www.stroudmorris.org.uk 


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at The Red Lion, Wainlodes 8pm     
Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk


Tuesday July 24


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are with Ragged and Old Morrisd Dancers at The Farmer’s Arms, Apperley  (tbc) (check website) 7.40pm Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/


Wednesday July 25


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


Monday July 30


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at The Green Dragon, Cockleford, Twyning, with Miserden Morris 8pm  Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk


Tuesday July 31


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are at The Butchers Arms, Sheepscombe 7.45pm  Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/


Wednesday August 1


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


*Ragged & Old Morris Dancers are at a pub in the Forest of Dean 7.30pm Info: Helen/Bob 01452 770798 anneraggedandold@gmail.com     http://www.raggedandold.com 


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are with Lassington Oak Morris Men 8pm     
Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk


Tuesday August 7


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are with Miserden Morris at The Three Horseshoes, Frampton on Severn 7.45pm  Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/


Wednesday August 8


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


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


Saturday August 11


Highnam Folk Dance Club invite you to join us for an afternoon of English Country Dancing and cake! At Gambier Parry Room, Newent Road, Highnam, Glos, GL2 8DG 2pm till 5pm Callers: Robert Moir, Bernie Culkin, Pat Hicks, Hazel Moir, Clive Harman and Brian Stanton £3 per person Contact Bernie Culkin 07821 106052 bculkin@hotmail.co.uk


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at Barton & Tredworth Cultural Fayre, St James Park, Gloucester time tbc Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk


Monday August 13


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at The Swan, Staunton, Corse, with The Tattered Court 8pm Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk
  
Tuesday August 14


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are with Eynsham Morris at Eynsham 7.45pm  Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/


Wednesday August 15


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


Wednesday August 15


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


Saturday August 18


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are with (Tbc) (check website) with Miserden Morris at The  Carpenters Arms Day of Music and Dance 11am-11pm  Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/


Monday August 20


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at The Yew Tree Inn, Longhope, with Wimberry Clog Dancers 8pm Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk


Tuesday August 21


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are with (Tbc) Faithful City MM at The  Village Inn, Twyning 7.45pm
 Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/


Wednesday August 22


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


*Stroud Morris Dancers at Butcher's Arms, Sheepscombe  7:30pm: Another dance out at one of our favourite pubs, this time with Ragged and Old Morris from Bussage. Info:  bagman@stroudmorris.org web: www.stroudmorris.org.uk 


Thursday August 23


*Peter Knight’s Gigspanner Big Band, with John Spiers, in concert at The Roses Theatre, Sun Street Tewkesbury GL19 5NX  Info: 01684 295074 7.30pm£23


Saturday August 25


Deerhurst Flower Festival (http://www.deerhurstflowerfestival.co.uk/ )
Glos Folk Information Stand will be on The Priory Lawn 10 – 5.30pm each day


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


Sunday August 26


Deerhurst Flower Festival (http://www.deerhurstflowerfestival.co.uk/ )
Glos Folk Information Stand will be on The Priory Lawn 10 – 5.30pm each day


Monday August 27


Deerhurst Flower Festival (http://www.deerhurstflowerfestival.co.uk/ )
Glos Folk Information Stand will be on The Priory Lawn 10 – 5.30pm each day


Wednesday August 29


Folk evening at Carpenter's Arms Miserden GL6 7JA Info: Kevin 01285 821283 http://www.thecarps-miserden.co.uk/  Music from around 8pm, Admission free Guest:


Tuesday September 4


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are (Final Night ) at  Sherborne arms, Aldsworth 7.45pm  Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/


Saturday September 8


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are (with guests including England’s Glory Ladies Morris) at Past Masters Day of Dance (in aid of Sue Ryder Care):  Cheltenham Town Centre from 10.00am, Sue Ryder Care, Leckhampton 3.15pm  Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/


Sunday September 9


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


Thursday September 13


*Ceilidh in aid of ‘Women Against Cancer’ at Over Farm, with The Amazing Matchless Band, and Fiona Jarvis calling. Ticket availability and times to follow


Saturday September 22


*Stroud Folk Weekend with Stroud Morris Dancers, England’s Glory Ladies Morris etc


Friday October 5


*Johnny Coppin is at Minchinhampton Church, nr Stroud - with Paul Burgess – a Charity concert in aid of Horsfall House  Info:  kathy@63windmillroad.co.uk   01453 882960


Sunday October 7
(100th anniversary of death of Hubert Parry)


Tuesday October 9


*England’s Glory Ladies Morris are at Trefoil Guild 75th Birthday, GWSR Steam Railway Station, Cheltenham Racecourse 10am Info: Gill 01452 859991 email englandsglorymorris@gmail.com  Web site: http://www.englandsglory.org.uk


Thursday November1


*Fisherman’s Friends in concert at Cheltenham Town Hall 7.30pm £27 Info: http://www.cheltenhamtownhall.org.uk/event/fishermans-friends-2018-224156/ 


Friday November 9


*Chris Leslie (solo) at St Mary The Virgin Church, Forthampton GL19 4QW Info: 07811 643 115 


*Johnny Coppin is at Gloucester Cathedral – "By Severn and Somme” a commemoration of the Centenary of end of WW1 - with Paul Burgess – 8pm  For details of all weekend events and tickets  www.gloucestercathedral.org.uk 


Tuesday December 18


*Gloucestershire Morris Men are performing Carols, Mummers & Seasonal Songs at The     Carpenters Arms, Miserden 7.45pm  Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/


Wednesday December 26


*Gloucestershire Morris Men and Mummers, with Lassington Oak Morris Men, England’s Glory Ladies Morris are performing at The  Queens Hotel, Cheltenham 9.30am, Imperial Gardens, Cheltenham 10.30am,  Gloucester Cathedral 12noon Info: Mike 01242 244701. gmm.bagman@gmail.com   Web: http://www.glosmorrismen.org/








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