There will be more details about individual events nearer the time.

OCTOBER 4th—6th TENTERDEN FOLK FESTIVAL, Tenterden, Kent. My annual trip to this friendly festival. Little venues all over the town: singarounds, concerts, workshops and a storyround.


OCTOBER Saturday 12th: BELPER: No 28 Market Place. 10am—4pm Café, stalls etc. Selling books, CDs etc

OCTOBER 26—NOVEMBER 3rd. DISCOVERY DAYS FESTIVAL for the Derwent Valley World Heritage Site. Another of my regular bookings, this must be about 15 years!

Monday 28th 11am Lead & Limestone: a short Story-Walk on the Cromford/Wirksworth border. A bit of history, some stories and great scenery.

Friday 1st Nov. 8pm TRAINS & BOATS & SHANKS’S PONY a Concert with Keith Kendrick and Sylvia Needham at Wheatcrofts Wharf Café. Songs and stories about transport and travelling.

Sat 2nd Cromford: Gothic Warehouse, Cromford Wharf—craft fair. Selling books CDs etc


Wed 6th: Aston on Trent Heritage Centre. Cameo Club, A Derbyshire Christmas

Tues 19th: Hassop Hall. Probus Lady’s Club, Christmas Dinner entertainment

Mon 25th: Wesley Chapel, Crich. Crich Ladies Club, Christmas entertainment

Tues 26th: Aston-on-Trent Local History Group