Black Fen Folk Club

2nd December - Cambridge and Walker & Tim Mellor, (Two-act showcase) £6 or £5 from

The duo that is Cambridge and Walker was the result of a mutual interest in traditional songs, especially harmony singing, arising from individual performances at Black Fen Folk Club.  David (Cambridge) sings and plays guitar/guzouki ; Jenna (Walker) sings and plays melodeon/piano. During the festival season of 2016, David and Jenna decided to actually try singing as a duo and have appeared at Ely, Cambridge & Bury Folk Festivals .

Tim Mellor  is equally at home with Northumbrian smallpipes, guitar, melodeon or singing ‘acapella’. Most of his songs and tunes are based on Traditional Folk songs from the British Isles but include a few of his own compositions reflecting contemporary issues and themes.

​27th January 2019     Katie Doherty and the Navigators

Advance tickets £7.00 from

Heart warming, life affirming songs by award winning musicians led by the brilliant Teeside singer Katie Doherty and elevated by shone Mooney ( The Shees, BBC Scotland Young Traditional musician of the year) on fiddle & Dave Gray on melodeon.

24th February      Sarah Jane Scouten

Adv. tickets £7.00 from 

With flavours of Nanci Griffith, Iris Dement and a wealth of early country music the three time Canadian Folk Music award nominee’s songwritng showcases a flair for the roots of roots music. She is joined by James McEleney on double bass

​10th March      Megan Wisdom, Saul Bailey

Adv.  tickets £7.00 from

Both unaccompanied and with table harmonium, Megan Wisdom’s performances are full of warmth, simplicity and a deep love of traditional music.  
Having supported Leveret and John Kirkpatrick, New Roots finalist Saul Bailey is a diatonic accordion ace who delights in blending new and old tunes

​14th April      Kelly Oliver

Adv. tickets £7.00 from is

Winner of the Best Female artist in the 2016 FATEA awards, Kelly is well known as an inspired songwriter, guitarist and harmonicist. He most recent album ‘Botany Bay’ is made up entirely of songs collected in her home county of Hertfordshire.

12th May    Dovetail Trio

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With infectious energy & passion for musical heritage, the Dovetail Trio present English songs with a bold and fresh approach. Vocalist Rosie Hood is joined by Jamie Roberts (Gilmore-Roberts) on guitar/vocals and Matt Quinn (Eliza Carthy Band) on melodeon/vocals.

2nd June   Nick Hart

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An engaging performer with a repertoire of songs drawn from his native East Anglia. “Uncluttered, great singing that reminds me of the very best English roots singers - the real deal” – Mike Harding
“A cult classic in the making” - Grizzly Folk.

Gig schedule 2018/19
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