Rolling On

TP Speakout Festival

  the music keeps

The Plough and Fleece, Horningsea

Our very own session and singaround every Thursday night from 8.30pm. Recorded in 2015

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The Cock, Hatfield Broad Oak, Essex

Black Fen Folk Club, Cambridge

The Queens Head, Littlebury, Essex

Session every 4th Sunday from 8pm, now at the Lion and Lamb in Canfield. Recorded in 2016

Club nights every Sunday NCI club, Holland Street, Cambridge, CB4 3DL. Recorded in 2017

Session every 2nd and 4th Mondays. Recorded in 2017

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The Crown, Burston, Norfolk

'Eazy Thursday' session every week and regular gigs on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. We recorded here back in 2016

The Half Moon, Bishops Stortford

Acoustic Club every Thursday. This was our session base for around 10 years and they still have occasional sessions there. This chorus was recorded in 2016

The Strugglers Inn, Eagle, Lincs

Club night last Monday every month. Recorded in 2017

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The Athol Arms, Dunkeld, Perth

Recorded in 2016 at the Amber Festival session

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The Pump House, Watford, Herts

Watford Folk Club every Friday. Recorded in 2017

Milkmaid Folk Club, Bury St Edmunds

The Songloft, Stoney Stratford

Every Friday. Recorded in 2017 for the songwriting Competition final

Performers nights and gigs on Fridays. Recorded in 2017

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The Townhouse, Ely, Cambs

Recorded 2017 but now moved to the West End pub every second Tuesday

Sessions on Wednesdays in the pub or sometimes over the road at Jinskys winebar. Recorded in 2017

Every second Thursday nights in the Quaker meeting house. Recorded in 2018

The Red Lion, Epworth, Doncaster

Great Bardfield Folk Club

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Annual Festival with regular attendance of...30,000 people! Recorded 2018

Daffodill Festival, Thriplow, Cambs


Acoustic session every Tuesday night from 8.30pm and regular gigs at weekends. Recorded 2018

The Brown Cow, Mansfield


Bury Folk Collective sessions on Wednesdays alternating between contemporary and from-the tradition. Recorded 2018

Oakes Barn, Bury St Edmunds


Folk session 2nd Sunday and regular gigs and a great pub to visit. Recorded 2018

Geese and Fountain, Croxton Kerrial


'Folk in Quorn' is a lively singaround session every Sunday from 8.00pm, hosted by Between2Shores (Anna, Mo & Sarah).

All styles of acoustic music welcome including songs and tunes. Originally recorded 2018

Blacksmiths Arms, Quorn


Nicely eclectic singaround every Tuesday from 7.30pm. Recorded 2018

Friends Meeting house, Diss

Regular Mondays from 8pm at the Herga Folk and Acoustic Club. Recorded 2018

The Castle, Harrow

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Cross between an open mic. a session and a singaround every 2nd wednesday. Recorded 2018. No longer happening as at Oct 2018

The George, Babraham, Cambs


Fortnightly club and singaround with the wonderful Riverfolk on second and forth Fridays in a great riverside pub setting.

Recorded in 2018

The Trout, Lechlade, Cotswolds


Singarounds every Monday at the Angel, with occaisional guest singers and the only annual whole weekend singaround we have come across so far! Recorded 2018

Walthem Abbey Folk Club, Essex


Songs and tunes round the room every 2nd Wednesday. Recorded in 2018

The Bull, Woolpit, Suffolk


Friday night showcases and gigs at the Old Bull hosted by Chris and Mark at one of the best clubs around. Recorded 2018

Royston Folk Club, Herts


Friendly and eclectic club held every Tuesday at the sun pub from 8.30 where anything goes. Recorded 2018

Bracknell Folk Club, Windlesham

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Friendly. mixed session every wednesday with the added bonus of going on till past midnight! Recorded 2018

The Limes. Fakenham, Norfolk

Lovely example of a relaxed and inclusive club brimming over with talented floor singers. Meets weekly on Mondays at the Black Bull. Recorded 2018

Mansfield Folk Club, Notts

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Weekly club nights every Thursday dating back to the '60s! Friendly and open minded too. Recorded 2018

Orpington Folk Club, Kent


Interesting club in a renovated bank and a classy website too. Recorded 2018

Waveney Folk Collective, Eye


Weekly club nights every Wednesday in the unique setting of an industrial unit with a sound system to die for. Recorded 2018

The Hinckley ACT, Notts

Music mad micro pub - you just have to be there to believe the atmosphere! Recorded 2018

The Last Post, Derby

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Lovely night out with Bev and Andy who run several sessions under the IPFM umbrella. Tuesday nights from 8pm. Recorded 2018

The Smithfield, Derby


The well supported Bourne Folk Club singaround hosted by Dean. Meets on Fridays but the venue is likely to change. Recorded 2018

The Wishing Well, Dyke


Unique venue, lovely people and a history stretching back to the late '60's. What a great night! Recorded 2018

The Village Pump, Trowbridge


Friendy fortnightly singaround on Wednesdays at the Angel. Late 20th century specialism! Recorded 2018

Backroom Acoustic Club, Ramsey

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Friendly eclectic session hosted by Steve and Kathy. Recorded 2018

The Wonder, Enfield


Wonderful country pub with a monthly Friday session hosted by Bryan and Penni and regular live music hosted by Andy. Recorded 2018

The Compasses, Stansfield


Lovely night out hosted by Tony and Marie Mace. First Monday every month Recorded 2018

The Cock, Clare, Suffolk


Great back room location for the second of the sessions hosted by Steve and Kathy  Recorded 2019

The Crown, Buntingford, Herts


Scrag End Folk, Albert Village

Atmospheric, well attended and super friendly singaround plus regular gigs at the community owned Ivy House, hosted with wit and warmth by Sue and Nygel. Recorded 2019

The Goose is Out, Nunhead, London

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Welcoming and inclusive singaround with a wide variety of musical styles held at the Gladstone. Wonderful vegetarian curry and pittas for all the punters! Recorded 2019

Carrington Triangle, Nottingham


Nice pub and a grand session with Jack's Rake as part of the Sheffield Session Festival Recorded 2019

The Three Tuns, Sheffield

Late night session with a great atmosphere and seriously eclectic. Regular sessions and events - details on the pub website. Recorded 2019

Kelham Island Tavern, Sheffield

Huge function room upstairs and tunes downstairs. A real music hub and a great pub Recorded 2019

The Shakespeare, Sheffield

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Warm and friendly mixed 'up the front' session mc'd by John and Barry last Monday monthly and linked to the Minchampton Folk Club. Recorded in 2019

The Ship, Brimscombe, Cotswolds

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Croydon Folk and Blues Club

Friendly and welcoming Sunday evening singaround with a featured guest spot in the wonderful setting of Ruskin House. Recorded 2019

Warmest of welcomes every Monday night at this long established and well supported club in Beverley up in East Yorks. Recorded in 2019

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Filey Folk Festival, N. Yorkshire

Free and friendly, local acts, over 150 in number at timed assorted venues. 3 dedicated singaround venues, unfortunately none were hosted so we stood in, the Cobblers Arms being our favourite.

Newark Traditions Festival

Free small  welcoming family friendly festival with an inclusive feel. Mainly dance sides with hosted singarounds mainly on the lovely Castle Barge. Young  festival (No.3) with potential set in a great town with history

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Ely Folk Festival, Cambridgeshire

Friendly singaround held in the festival bar 10am – 2pm Saturday and Sunday hosted by Simon. July 2019


The Woodman, Nuthamstead, Herts

First night of a new session in the historic Woodman pub in Nuthamstead. Hope it carries on being so well supported! September 2019.

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Hillsborough Hotel, Sheffield

Great night out with Jim and a fine bunch of musicians at the Hillsborough. Regular Sunday and Thursday sessions and singarounds. Recorded October 2019


The Masons Arms, Doncaster

Tuesday nights from 8.30 hosted by Sue Knowles. A fine night of folkie singing and chat. October 2019


Open minded, eclectic and friendly Sunday session and singaround as a regular part of this long established clubs programme. October 2019

Lovely first wednesday singaround with Keshar and friends at this warm and welcoming country pub. November 2019

Horsham Folk Club, West Sussex


The Rumburgh Buck, Suffolk

Warm hearted 2nd Monday singaround with a traditional focus but all sorts of songs and tunes go down well. November 2019

Grand Union Folk Club, Sileby

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Great 2nd Tuesday night out with Robert, Theresa and friends at a lead contender for the most welcoming pub in the world! November 2019

The Tempest Arms, Coleby


A fine night with Bernard and pals in one of the nicest session/singaround rooms on the circuit at the Panborough Inn. November 2019

Mr Punch Folk Club, Panborough


Anything goes at this Sunday afternoon treat hosted by Andy and the Spare Hand boys. The epitome of a friendly, big hearted mixed session. November 2019

The Minerva, Hull

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Sunday afternoon songs and tunes hosted by Moose Rosser where anything goes, including. 4 pipers, three guitars, two accordians, one mandocello and .....December 2019

The Dog, Halstead, Suffolk

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Jinksy's Wine Bar at the Red Lion in Epworth near Doncaster every Monday. A return visit (albeit in the winebar next door!) and great to find the same warm welcome and broad mix of music. January 2020

Epworth Folk and Acoustic Club


A fine example of the kind of open minded, friendly and welcoming singaround and tunes evening we get so excited about. Gently funny hosting by Adrian and great beer at the equally warm hearted Crown pub too! Recorded Jan 2020

Melton Folk, Melton Mowbray

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Big hearted mixed session and singaround hosted with great charm, charisma and scrupulous fairness by Dave. Rather wonderful setting in the function room of the White Horse.January 2020

White Horse Folk Club, Seagrave

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A sensible 5-8pm mixed session abley hosted by Andy and great to see toddlers dancing around while Mum and Dad played terrific fiddle and accordion tunes. Recorded Feb 2020

Foxton Folk, Foxton, Leicestershire

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Wonderful, hysterical, heartwarming singaround hosted by 'voice of the year' Judy at the Cheese, with great food, ale and a comfy bed for the night. Perfect! February 2020

The Cheshire Cheese, Hope

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Fabulous example of a real community owned pub with a post office and cafe included. A fine old community singaround too with a 'whatever goes' approach on the last Monday. Recorded Feb 2020

The Anglers Rest, Bamford

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A truly memorable night combining fine music with a great community spirit at the Humber pub, hosted by Karen and MC'd by Peter every Thursday. March 2020

Tump Folk Club, Coventry


The virtual answer to covid-19 isolation - a real session on the internet, this one hosted by Jeremy Harmer. A real tonic for the troops! March 2020

Lockdown Folk, Zoom

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The EFDS's own singaround where I am happy to report, anything goes. Each Tuesday session is recorded and added to their youtube channel so thats great for catch ups and learning new songs too August 2020

Sharp's Folk Club, Zoom


A funny, friendly session hosted by Paul and Chris with a terrific mix of music. Every Thursday. August 2020

Spalding Folk Club, Zoom