The Atkinson, The Bridgewater Hall, Burnley Mechanics, Bury Met, The Capstone Theatre, Cast, The Citadel, Clitheroe Grand, The Continental, The Deaf Institute,
Friends of Folk
, Holmfirth Picturedrome, Lawrence Batley Theatre Huddersfield,
The Liverpool Philharmonic, The Lowry, Lowther Pavilion,
Manchester Academy, Mellor Brook Community Centre, Playhouse 2, The Ritz

Royal Northern College of Music
, The Trades Club , Waterside Arts Centre

Please check the websites prior to setting out for any of these listed shows

The Atkinson
Lord Street,
Southport
PR8 1DB Box office
Tel: (01704) 533333
http://www.theatkinson.co.uk

Wednesday 1st March - Grateful Fred's Presents Tia McGraff & Tommy Parham
Friday 3rd March - Jim Causley
Saturday 11th March - The Fureys
Friday 17th March - Simon & Garfunkel: Through the Years
Wednesday 5th April - Grateful Fred's Presents Woody Pines
Saturday 22nd April - Dallahan
Wednesday 3rd May - Grateful Fred's Presents The Kennedys

The Bridgewater Hall
Lower Moseley St
Manchester
Tel: 0161 907 9000
http://www.bridgewater-hall.co.uk

Sunday19th March - Elvis Costello Detour

Waters of Life
Tuesday 11th April 3:00 pm - The Barbirolli Room - The Shropshire Boatmen
Tuesday 11th April 4:15 pm - The Stalls Café Bar - Pop-up Poetry with Bill Lloyd
Tuesday 11th April 6:00 pm- Sea Shanty Big Sing - The Bridgewater Hall
Tuesday 11th April 7:30 pm - The Stalls Café Bar - Trim Rig & A Doxy

Monday 24th April - John Prine Plus support Amanda Shires
Saturday 6th May - Al Stewart: Back to the Bedsit Tour 2017

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Burnley Mechanics
Manchester Road
Burnley
Tel: 01282 664400
http://www.burnleymechanics.co.uk

Thursday 9th March - After Hours Quintet
Thursday 23rd March - Steve Tilston
Saturday 15th July - The Lancashire Hotpots

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Bury Met
Market Street
Bury
Tel: 0161 761 2216
http://www.themet.biz/

Friday 3rd March Steve Knightley
Thursday 9th March Jim Moray
Saturday 11th March Steamchicken
Friday 17th March Daoiri Farrell and The Damien O'Kane Trio
Sunday 19th March Wishbone Ash
Friday 24th March Ian Siegal
Saturday 25th March The Theatre Ballads - Horse + Bamboo Theatre
Thursday 30th March Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham
Friday 31st March Brian Kennedy
Friday 31st March Spring into Summer with Metro Jazz Apr-17
Saturday 1st April Manc Floyd
Sunday 2nd April Manc Floyd
Thursday 6th April Megson
Friday 7th April John Tams and Barry Coope
Thursday 13th April The Shee
Tuesday 18th April An Evening with Ian McCulloch
Friday 21st April Moishe's Bagel
Sunday 23rd April Oh Susanna | Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage
Saturday 29th April Marc O'Reilly
May-17 Thursday 4th May Mark Radcliffe

Big Whistle Festival

Friday 5th May Drop The Floor
Friday 5th May Peatbog Faeries
Saturday 6th May Emma Sweeney
Saturday 6th May Lankum (formerly Lynched)
Saturday 6th May Ross and Ali
Saturday 6th May Calan
Saturday 6th May Will Pound and Eddy Jay
Saturday 6th May Skerryvore

Thursday 11th May Cara Dillon
Friday 12th May Molly Bloom
Saturday 13th May A Blues Night at The Met
Thursday 18th May Boo Hewerdine and band
Saturday 20th May Tim O'Brien
Friday 26th May Daphne's Flight
Saturday 27th May Hackney Colliery Band

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The Capstone Theatre
Liverpool Hope University Creative Campus
17 Shaw Street Liverpool
L3 8QB
Tel: 0151 291 3578

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Cast
Waterdale
Doncaster
DN1 3BU
Tel: 01302 303 959
http://castindoncaster.com/whats-on

Friday 24th March - The Manfreds | Makin' Tracks Tour
Wednesday 5th April - Pat McCarthy Quartet featuring Shanon Reilly

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The Citadel Arts Centre
Waterloo Street
St Helens
Tel: 01744 762305
http://www.citadel.org.uk/

Saturday 4th March - The Sound of Simon (Simon and Garfunkel Tribute)
Friday 10th March - Jim Moray
Friday 17th March - Paul Lamb and the King Snakes
Saturday 20th May - Keith James presents: The Songs of Leonard Cohen 1934 - 2016
Friday 16th June - The Furrow Collective

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The Grand
18 York Street
Clitheroe
BB7 2DL
Tel: 01200 421599
http://www.thegrandvenue.co.uk/

Wednesday 8th March - Oysters 3
Saturday 11th March Blazin' Fiddles- Blazin' Fiddles
Saturday 25th March - John Bramwell ( I am Kloot)
Saturday 1st April - Chantel Mcgregor
Friday 28th April - The Swing Commanders
Saturday 6th May - The Unthanks 'The Songs of Molly Drake'
Friday 19th May - Red Hot Chilli Pipers

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The Continental
South Meadow Lane
Preston Lancashire
PR1 8JP
http://www.newcontinental.net

Friday 14th April - Josienne Clarke and Ben Walker
Thursday 20th April - O'Hooley & Tidow
Saturday 22nd April -The Leylines
Thursday 27th April - Michael Chapman & Ehud Banai
Friday 23rd June - John Otway

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The Deaf Institute

135 Grosvenor Street
Manchester
M1 7HE
Tel: 0161 276 9350

Sunday 9th April - Alejandro Escovedo - Supported By Don Antonio (Featuring Members Of Sacri Cuori)
Wednesday 3rd May - Dan Patlansky

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Friends of Folk

Preston Minster,
Church Street,
Preston, PR1 3BT
All at 7.30pm

Friday 26 May – Rick Kemp - "Pipe & Slippers"
Tickets £13.00 at www.fofshop.org.uk

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The Forum Theatre
Duke Street
Barrow-in-Furness
Cumbria
LA14 1HH
Tel: 01229 820000
http://www.theforumbarrow.co.uk

Sunday 5th March - You've got a Friend (James Taylor and Carole King Tribute)
Wednesday 29th March - Foster & Allen
Sunday 7th May - The Unthanks - How Wild The Wind Blows

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The Trades Club
Holme Street
Hebden Bridge
West Yorks
HX7 8EE
Tel 01422 845265

http://thetradesclub.com/

Thursday 9th March - Martin Carthy
Tuesday 14th March - Kris Drever
Thursday 16th March - Roddy Woomble & Band
Friday 24th March - John Bramwell [I Am Kloot]
Friday 7th April - 3 Daft Monkeys
Thursday 13th April Josienne Clarke and Ben Walker
Thursday 20th April - DLM (Davis, Lindley, Mullen: Ex- Stackridge)
Thursday 27th April - Lucy Ward
Friday 5th May - Maia
Thursday 11th May - An Evening With Luke Haines
Thursday 18th May - Michael Chapman
Thursday 25th May - Said The Maiden
Wednesday 31st May - Cale Tyson
Saturday 3rd June - Mary Gauthier

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Holmfirth Picturedrome
Market Walk
Holmfirth
West Yorkshire
HD9 7DA
http://www.picturedrome.net/

Friday 10th March - Seth Lakeman - support: Wildwood Kin
Saturday 29th April - Talon (Best of the Eagles)
Friday 12th May - Hayseed Dixie
Friday 7th July - KT Tunstall

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(LBT) Cellar Folk
The Lawrence Batley Theatre,
Queen's Square,
Queen Street,
Huddersfield,
HD1 2SP
Tel: 01484 430528
http://www.thelbt.org/

Thursday 23rd March - Gilmore & Roberts
Thursday 4th May - Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman
Saturday 6th - Sunday 7th May - Grand Northern Ukulele Festival

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Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
Hope Street
Liverpool
Tel: 0151 709 3789
http://www.liverpoolphil.com

Sunday 12 March - Lindisfarne
Wednesday 15 March - Oysters 3
Thursday 16 March - Ezio
Friday 17 March - Rackhouse Pilfer
Saturday 18 March - Ian Siegal
Sunday 19 March- Double Bill Daoiri Farrell/Damien O’Kane Trio
Wednesday 29 March - Revolve & Rotate – The Polyphon Chronicles Luke Daniels
Saturday 8 April - Amy Macdonald
Friday 21 April - Police Dog Hogan
Sunday 23 April - Chris De Burgh
Sunday 23 April - Music Room Kathryn Williams
Wednesday 26 April -m Rescheduled The Saw Doctors
Saturday 6 May - Shirley Collins presents Lodestar
Saturday 6 May - Port Sunlight Sea Dogs Of Sailors and Whalers
Sunday 7 May - Calan
Thursday 11 May - The Fureys
Friday 12 May - Boo Hewerdine
Monday 15 May -m Imelda May
Wednesday 17 May - Anna and Elizabeth

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The Lowry Theatre
Salford
Manchester
Tel: 0870 111 2000
http://www.thelowry.com

Thursday 30th March - Howard Jones
Sunday 23rd April - Eddie Reader plus special guest Adam Holmes
Sunday 30th April - Daniel O'Donnell
Sunday 31st May - Ukulele Orchestra - Heresy II Heritage
Saturday 17th June - The Lancashire Hotpots: Food Glorious Food

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Lowther Pavilion
West Beach
Lytham St Annes
FY8 5QQ
https://www.lowtherpavilion.co.uk

Monday 27th March - The Dublin Legends

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Manchester Academy
Oxford Road
Manchester
Tel 0161 275 2930
http://www.manchesteracademy.net

Saturday 29th April - Cash (Johnny Cash Tribute)

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Mellor Brook Community Centre
7, Whalley Road, Mellor Brook,
Blackburn, Lancs
Tel : 01254 812131 or 07871153880
http://www.mellorbrook.org

Saturday 11th May - Mellor Brook Fiddle Day

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Playhouse 2
Newton Street
Shaw
Nr Oldham
Tel: 01706 847494 (Tickets)
http://www.playhouse2.com/

Friday 10th March - The Jar Family
Friday 31st March - Swing Commanders
Saturday 8th April - Woody Pines
Friday 19th May - A Celebration Of Simon And Garfunkel -Tim Chu and Ian Bailey

The Ritz
Whitworth Street
West Manchester
M1 5NQ
Tel: 0161 236 3234
https://academymusicgroup.com/o2ritzmanchester/events/music

Wednesday 24th May - Ward Thomas

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Royal Northern College of Music

Wednesday 29th March - The Swingles + Twelfth Day
Tuesday 18th April - Keston Cobblers Club
Wednesday 19th April - The Unthanks: How Wild The Wind Blows

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Waterside Arts Centre
Sale Waterside
Sale Town Centre
Tel: 0161 912 5616
http://www.watersideartscentre.co.uk

Friday 10th March - Dr Feelgood
Friday 31st March - Lloyd Cole
Thursday 4th May - Martin Simpson
Friday 19th May - Kathryn Tickell & The Side
Wednesday 31st May - Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill

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