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Southwell Goes Global!

Southwell Goes Global!

This year again we are providing, via Micro Video, a live stream of the festival.
This is made available free-of-charge via the internet and the streaming allows for text messages to be sent in to us so that in between the performances, we can broadcast messages from family and friends around the world on the giant video screens either side of the main stage!

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We bring you the  most eclectic range of artists you will hope to find at any roots music event.

>>>STOP PRESS>>> Moya Brennan, the voice of Clannad, will be making special guest appearances  with her own band The Jarvis Family, and with acclaimed Irish sisters The Henry Girls.

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About Southwell

About Southwell

Southwell is arguably the prettiest town in Nottinghamshire. The stunning Southwell Minster is a splendid cathedral with one of the finest Norman naves in Europe.

The festival site is only a stone’s throw from the Minster and the narrow high street and beautiful pubs and shops of Southwell which are well worth a visit while you are here.

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Trecherous Orchestra
Vin Garbutt

Plus …

Martyn Joseph & Stewart Henderson Caladh Nua Woody Mann (TBC) Bella Hardy and The Midnight Watch Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar

East Midlands Folk Listings

Individual clubs and sessions

Other organisations

Other resources

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 The Bills
Ross Ainslie and Jarlath Henderson Big Band
The Poozies


Polly & The Billets Doux<br />Blackbeard’s Tea Party<br />Keith Donnelly<br />The Henry Girls<br />The BeauBowBelles

Checkout our Line Up page for full details.

Early bird adult weekend tickets are the same price as 2013 and weekend extra tickets (to include Thursday) are slightly cheaper than last year! Tickets are on sale from August, so make sure you buy promptly and get the best rate.

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Feast of Fiddles
Ben Waters Band


Jeff Warner Skipper’s Alley  Hatful of Rain Plus: THE PREMIERE OF MICK RYAN’S GREATEST FOLK OPERA YET “A Day’s Work”

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