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Tonbridge Folk Club (Nellie's)

Traditional music and song at Tonbridge Folk Club. First and third Mondays of each month, 8-11 pm. Musicians, singers and audience welcome. Upstairs Function Room, Foresters Arms, 52 Quarry Hill, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 2RT.

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The Twagger Band  

Mon 16 Nov 2015: The Twagger Band

Eagerly anticipated return of this Sussex based band, who perform skilful arrangements of songs and tunes with a multitude of instruments, including harp, serpent, bagpipes and two hammered dulcimers. The Twagger Band


Mon 7 Dec 2015: Morrigan

This is their debut at the club, although Chris Harrison will be remembered for performing with the Kittiwakes. Four singers in perfect harmony, not to be missed. Morrigan


Mon 21 Dec 2015: Skynflynt

Welcome return of old friends to the club, who will no doubt help to get us in a festive mood!

Jones Boys  

Mon 4 Jan 2016: The Jones Boys

In fact a boy and a girl, they hail from the other end of our county, and give lively presentations of Celtic music. The Jones Boys

The Wildfires  

Mon 18 Jan 2016: The Wildfires

Two voices in harmony with guitar accompaniment perform a mix of Brit Folk and Americana. A beautiful sound! The Wildfires

Forthcoming attractions: Mon 1 Feb 2016: Bob Kenward | Mon 7 Mar 2016: Skinner & T'Witch | Mon 18 Apr 2016: Gavin Davenport | Mon 16 May 2016: Tom & Barbara Brown | Mon 20 Jun 2016: Na-Mara | Mon 19 Sep 2016: Steve Turner | Mon 21 Nov 2016: Dovetail Trio | Mon 5 Dec 2016: Emily Askew Band

A hat collection is held on guest nights and a contribution of £7 (£5 concessions) is suggested. Floor spots available - arranged on the night.
Note: No meeting first Monday in May. Last updated: 10 November 2015.


TFC News

John and Di Cullen have joined Nellie's residents.

eyeseeyoupromotions is a fledgling set-up trying to promote folk acts on a monthly Sunday at the Clubhouse at Tunbridge Wells Football Club.

On 10th May they have Blue Rose Code and on 21st June David Francey. Further information on their website.

The Foresters Arms: business as usual! A new manager has taken over at the the Foresters Arms, TFC's venue, and we are pleased to confirm that it will be business as usual for the club. We are very grateful to the previous landlord, Mick, for his support and wish him the best for the future.

Stuff - a CD album from Pete Metcalfe and Paul Stepto

Favoured session tune sets updated

Dave Buss

Nellie's Resident Malcolm Ward now has a CD available...

FAQ about the club added here.

Drawings by Paul Gurney

Suggested contribution

Club Roundup: And the days grow short...

Thanks to local shops for displaying our programme

Hard Pressed: New Sea Songs Group

Grant Rule Trust Benefit Night

Cardinal's Error Halloween Night

The Travelling Folk - New Website