Lucy Ward and Barry Coope head live folk music sessions in Derby

Derbyshire singers and instrumentalists will be bringing live folk music back to Derby market place.

Wednesday, 21st October 2020, 5:30 am
Lucy Ward

Stars such as Lucy Ward, Barry Coope and Fi Fraser will perform over the weekend of October 24 and 25 in sessions offering a mix of traditional and contemporary folk-rock, old-time songs and instrumentals.

The programme is:

Saturday, October 24 – 11.30am: Steve and Julie Wigley, 1pm: Some Antics, 2.30pm: Sarah Matthews and Doug Eunson.

Saturday, October 24 – 5.30pm: The Newcranes (acoustic), 7pm: Apple Skins, 8.30pm: Lucy Ward.

Sunday, October 25 – 11.15am: Threaded, 1pm: Intarsia, 2.30pm: Rare Occasion.

Sunday, October 25 – 5.30pm: Phil Doleman, 7.15pm: Keith Kendrick and Sylvia Needham; 8.30pm: Barry Coope and Fi Fraser.

Enjoy alfresco dining while you listen to the music. All tables seat up to six people, and cost £30 for a chalet table, or £25 for a standard picnic table. Book online at or call 01332 255800.