Diary Dates and MCs

Each night at the club a different person hosts the evening, and they set their individual stamp on proceedings.  They are there to facilitate the evening, welcome you if you are a visitor and make sure everyone gets a chance to sing and play in a supportive, friendly atmosphere.

Guest Nights

Names of special guests are given in bold below. See the Guest performers page for more.

First Thursdays – mini spots

On the first Thursday of the month – guest nights permitting, beginning  in February Folk Club members have the  opportunity to perform an extended ‘mini spot’ of 15 to 20 minutes of new material.First Thursday no surname 2018  The names of performers appear in italics below.

Bideford Folk Club MCs 2018


1st John P RED SNOW ALERT – NO CLUBbig sing woolsery 2
8th Jerry  “First” Thursday: Danny 
15th Sue
22nd John W
29th Martyn

Special Event: 9th March Big Sing at Woolsery

5th Pam & Al First Thursday; Alison
12th John P
19th John B. Guest Night: John Conolly
26th Danny

3rd Derek First Thursday; Pete & Jenny
10th John P
17th John B
24th John W
31st Martyn. Guest Night: Carolyn Robson & Iris Bishop

7th Sue First Thursday; Carole
14th Pam & Al. Guest Night: Pete Coe
21st Danny
28th John B. Special Event: Old Time Music Hall Evening – No singaround, please sign up on a Thursday if you would like a spot.

5th Derek First Thursday; Sue
12th Pete B
19th John P. Guest Night: Nick Dow
26th John W

Later in 2018 MCs TBA

2nd First Thursday; Andy & Alistair

6th Guest Night: Winter Wilson 
13th First” Thursday: Pam & Al

4th First Thursday; Jenny
25th Guest Night: Proper English

1st First Thursday; Judy