Folk Association of South Hants

MUSIC & FOLK CLUBS

As well as the clubs listed below, see the more informal sessions at pubs and suchlike by clicking here, and you can see where the various clubs are on our locate a club page. Also included on the 'locate' page are the Arts Centres etc. listed in the Folk Club diary


MONDAY

Emsworth Folk Club - 8 - 10 pm, 2nd and 4th Mondays. Emsworth Community Centre, Church Walk, Emsworth, PO10 7DP. Contact the Centre on 01243 373805 for more information


Forest Folk - 7.30 singarounds on 1st & 8.00 guest nights on 3rd Mondays, North Boarhunt Social Club, Trampers Lane, North Boarhunt, PO17  6DD. Charles Gale 01329 833625. www.forestfolk.co.uk

Click here to hear a concert and some pictures

Four Marks Folk Band Workshops - 7.30-9.30. 1st & 3rd Mondays. Four Marks Village Hall, Lymington Bottom, GU34 5AA. Paul Northcott 01962 620196 or http://fourmarksfolkband.co.uk/

Winchester Folk Club - 8.00. 1st Monday, club/guest night, 3rd Wednesday, singaround, Hyde Tavern, Hyde Street, Winchester, SO23 7DY.
https://en-gb.facebook.com/winchesterfolkclub

 

TUESDAY

Green Man Folk Club - 2nd Tues. Singarounds at The Golden Pheasant, Farringdon, GU34 3DJ. Concert days vary, at Holybourne Theatre, Holybourne, GU34 4EL. Alan & Lesley 01420 562471 greenmanfolkclub@hotmail.com www.greenmanfolkclub.weebly.com

Ringwood Folk Club - 8.00-10.50, every Tuesday. From 8th May onwards in the WI Hall, Crow Lane, Ringwood, BH24 3DZ. If the car park is full use the adjacent Owl, Raptor And Reptile Centre car park but bring a torch for the darker evenings. No bar, so bring your own refreshments. 01425 673713 www.ringwoodfolk.org.uk

 

WEDNESDAY

Broadside - 8.00-11.00. The Old House at Home, Locksway Road, Milton, Portsmouth, PO4 8JR. "Acoustic Singaround and Tunes". Contact John Burchett 07986144393 info@broadside-folk-club.co.uk www.broadside-folk-club.co.uk (updated Jan 2020)

Christchurch Folk Club - 8.30. 2nd Wednesday, The Ship Inn, High Street, Christchurch.
Last Wednesday, Ye Olde George Inn, Castle Street, Christchurch, BH23  1DT. Informal sessions.

D3W3 - 8-11, doors open 7.30. 3rd Wednesday (Day 3, Week 3), Alton Rugby Football Club Clubhouse, Anstey Park, Anstey Lane, Alton, GU34 2NB. Licensed bar, non-alcoholic drinks available for younger members. www.d3w3.co.uk/ contact lewis@d3w3.co.uk or 07484 292725


 


The Focsle - 8-11. Every Wednesday except the 1st. (which is the Southampton Steady Session (see the 'sessions' page)). www.focsle.org e-mail paul@focsle.org or jon@focsle.org

Click here to see a youtube clip of a performance at the club

Hambledon Folk Club - 8.30 2nd Wednesdays. The Youth Club Hut, Village Hall, Hambledon, PO7 4RW.
John and Ros 02392 632719 folkclubhambledon@hotmail.co.uk www.hambledonfolkclub.com


Lymington Folk & Blues Club 8.00 1st Wednesdays (open session), Thomas Tripp pub, Lymington SO41 9GF djembejan2882@gmail.com www.lymingtonfolkandblues.org/

Winchester Folk Club - 8.00. 1st Monday, club/guest night, 3rd Wednesday, singaround, Hyde Tavern, Hyde Street, Winchester, SO23 7DY.
https://en-gb.facebook.com/winchesterfolkclub

 

THURSDAY

Milford Folk Club - 2nd Thursdays. 7.15 for 8:00 -11.00. Village Community Centre, Sea Road, Milford-on-Sea, SO41 0PH. milfordfolkclub@gmail.com www.milfordfolkclub.org.uk


Nonsuch Folk Club - 8-11 every Thursday. Bishops Waltham Social Club, SO32 1AR (adjoining Houchin Street car park). Lyn Colbeck 01730 858953 nonsuchfolkclub@yahoo.com https://sites.google.com/site/nonsuchfolk


 

Riverside Folk Club - 8-11. Junction pub, St Denys, Southampton, SO17 2JZ. Weekly 'Open Floor' & monthly guest nights. Paula. 02380 578617. paulamusic.stacey@yahoo.co.uk. https://www.facebook.com/The-Riverside-Folk-Club-170220689749613

Click here to see a youtube clip of a session

 

White Lion Folk Club 3rd Thursday 8.30-11. Wherwell (near Andover), SP11 7JF. Roly Clarke 07919 120159

Wimborne Folk Club Thursdays 8.15pm at the Horns Inn, Colehill, Wimborne, BH21 7AA. http://wimbornefolkclub.weebly.com/. Contact via the website.


FRIDAY

Bourne Folk Salisbury 7.30. Boscombe Social Club on A338 Salisbury - Cholderton Road, SP4 0AB. Keith Harris 01980 611217 www.salisburyfolk.co.uk e-mail mail@salisburyfolk.co.uk

Grayshott Folk Club. 7.30. Grayshott Village Hall, Headley Road, Grayshott, GU26 6TZ. Des O'Byrne 01428 607096 or grayshottfolkclub@btinternet.com www.grayshottfolkclub.co.uk also www.grayshott.com/folk. Note that some concerts are held on a Saturday, and occasionally the club uses St. Alban's Church, Tilford Road, Hindhead, GU26 6RB, or the Haslemere Educational Museum, 78 High Street, GU27 2LA.

Wessex Acoustic - 7.30 The Royal British Legion, Blandford Forum, DT11 7AD. Kathy 01202 732239 kathy.dunn@btopenworld.com
or John Butcher 01202 690856 www.wessex-acoustic.co.uk


SUNDAY

Brunny Folk Club/Fiveways Folk - 7.00-10.00, doors open 6.30. 1st and 3rd Sundays except July and August. The Royal British Legion, Wimborne BH21 1LT. Karen, info@brunnyfolk.co.uk www.brunnyfolk.co.uk

Havant Folk Club 7.45 3rd Sunday, Cricket/Hockey Club Pavilion, Park Road South, Havant, PO9 1HH. DiElle 02392 006507 or info@igloomusic.co.uk www.facebook.com/HavantFolkClub. See www.touchwood.uklinux.net/Music for directions to the club.

Woolston & Bursledon Folk Club - 7.30-10.45. Bursledon Village Hall, Long Lane, Bursledon, SO31 8BZ. Sam and Sandy Satyanadhan 02380 434209 wbfolkclub@gmail.com http://woolstonandbursledonfc.co.uk


NO FIXED DAY

Bournemouth Folk Club - No regular meetings now. Concerts at The Shelley Theatre, 16 Beechwood Ave, Bournemouth, BH5 1LX, usually Friday or Saturday. Paul Burke paul@bournemouthfolkclub.com www.bournemouthfolkclub.com

Whitchurch Folk Club - 8.00, doors open 7.30. Whitchurch Parish Hall, London Road, RG28 7LQ or the Gill Nethercott Centre, Winchester St., Whitchurch, RG28 7HP. (Check the website to see which). Jon Wilks jon@grizzlyfolk.com www.grizzlyfolk.com/whitchurch-folk-club

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