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Just for the record - and as the band's CV - here is a list of our past gigs, in reverse chronological order.


Friday 4 August to Friday 11 August: Sidmouth FolkWeek.  English String Band will be performing at various events including:

  • Sunday 6 August:  Late Nigh Extra Ceilidh, Bulverton Marquee, with Nick Walden calling.  (11:00 pm to 1:15 am)

  • Monday 7 August: English Concert Party, Manor Pavilion, with Proper English, and Harbour Lights Trio, Jim & Lynette Eldon, Peter & Barbara Snape and Matthew Crampton  (8:00 pm to 10:30 pm)

  • Tuesday 8 August:  Blackmore Marquee Evening Celidh, with Mary Panton calling. (7:30 pm to 10:30 pm)

  • Wednesday 9 August:  Anchor Gardens afternoon Ceilidh, with Mary Panton calling. (4:30 pm to 6:30 pm)

  • Wednesday 9 August:  Leading an English music session in the Rugby Club (8:00 pm to 10:30 pm)

  • Thursday 10 August:  Traditional Night Out, Woodlands Hotel, hosted by John Howson, together with Jim & Lynette Eldon, Harbour Lights Trio, Sara Grey & Kieron Means, Martin Carthy, Mary McPartlan, Katie Howson.   (8:00 pm to 10:30 pm)

Sat. 16 January:  Red Fox Ceilidhs, Church of the Martyrs, Community Hall, 19 Westcotes Drive, Leicester, LE3 0QT, with Ben Robinson calling.
Sat. 13 February: Sugar Beet Dance,  Bolford Street Hall, Bolford Street, Thaxted, CM6 2PY, with Mary Panton calling. 
Fri. 19 - Sun. 21 August:  FolkEast, Glemham Hall, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP13 0BT.  Opening (Friday lunchtime) and closing ceilidhs (Sunday Late Night Extra) with Mary Panton and Barry Goodman calling, respectively.
Sat. 5 November: Haddenham Ceilidhs, Village Hall, Banks Park, Haddenham, Bucks HP17 8EE with Barry Goodman calling.

Sat. 24 October: Bolford Street Hall, Thaxted, CM6 2PY with Mary Panton calling.
Fri. 6 February: The Music Institute Folk Club, Guildford Institute, Ward Street, off North Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1  4LH.
Sat. 7 February: Godalming Borough Hall Dance, Bridge Street, Godalming, Surrey GU7 1HR, with Barry Goodman calling.
Fri. 24 April: Bideford Ceilidh Club,  Alverdiscott Village Hall, Stoney Cross, Bideford, Devon EX39 4PZ  with John Blackburn calling.
Sat. 25 April: Great Western Ceilidhs, Bowhill School, Buddle Lane, Exeter, EX4 1JT, with Mary Panton calling.

30 August: EATMT Traditional Music  Day, Stowmarket,  Suffolk. Various events.
Fri. 15 August: FolkEast, Glemham Hall,   Suffolk, with  Barry Goodman  calling.
Sat. 12 July: Ely  Folk Festival   with Will  Hall calling.

Sat. 12 Oct: Oxfolk  Ceilidh with  Sheena  Masson calling.  
2-9 August: Sidmouth Folk Week  -  various events
Fri.  26  July: Cambridge Folk  Festival  with Mary Panton calling. 
Fri. 26 April: Unicorn Ceilidhs   with Barry Goodman calling. 
Sat.  2 March: Haddenham Ceilidhs with  caller Barry Goodman. 
Sat. 20 April:  Ryburn  3 Step Dance with Peter Bearon calling.  
Sat. 12 January, GBH  Ceilidhs with caller Nick Walden. 

Fri. 21 September: Knees Up Cecil Sharp with caller Will Hall. 
3 - 10 August: Sidmouth Folk Week -  various events.  
22-24 June: English  Country Music Weekend (ECMW). Brightlingsea, Essex   
Sun. 19 February:  London Fiddle  Convention Concert.


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