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Headland Folk Festival 2014


Headland Folk Festival 2014

The Young'Uns invite you to a special weekend in the beautiful town of Old Hartlepool with Brasy, the Wilson Family, the Hut People, Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar, Mrs Trevors Deep Freeze Secrets, the Bailey Sisters, Mic & Susie Darling, Graeme Knights, Steve Dawes & Helen Pitt, Jonny Maughan, She Shanties, Iain Glover, the Pastures, Metro Champion, Dogwatch, the Ayjayz, Son of a Gun,the Rachel Hamer Band,JustUs KitchyRetro, Michael Burns, Hartlepool Ukulele Group, John Garbutt, Richard Parkes, Janice Bell, JB Butterfield and the Mad Hatters

11th - 13th April 2014

Purchasing a weekend ticket for £32 enables entry to 4 main concerts and 3 special 'meet the artist' events


COSMOPOLITAN HOTEL 5pm-8pm – Meet and Greet, pick up tickets and welcome songs and tunes FREE

ST MARY’S CHURCH 8-10.15pm Opening Concert – St Mary’s Church M.C. Dave Howdon 8pm Steve Dawes & Helen Pitt, 8.20pm Mrs Trevor’s Deep Freeze Secrets 9pm the Young’Uns with special guests £10 or WEEKEND TICKET

HARBOUR OF REFUGE (POT HOUSE) 8pm -12am SINGAROUND with Barrie Archer & the Headland Folk Club with guest spots from 9pm Graeme Knights, 10pm Steve Dawes & Helen Pitt FREE

FISHERMAN’S ARMS 8.30pm-10.30pm FidlynManDoris session with the Mad Hatters & Dogwatch FREE


HEADLAND LIBRARY Headland Library 10.30am Dogwatch 11.15am Steve Dawes & Helen Pitt 12.30pm the Bailey Sisters FREE

TOWN SQUARE 10.30am-11.30am Singing History Trail with the Young’Uns (bad weather contingency Cosmopolitan Hotel) FREE

HARBOUR OF REFUGE (POT HOUSE) 12pm-1pm Ukulele hour in the Harbour of Refuge with Hartlepool Ukulele Group. Bring your ukulele, tambourine, jug etc and join in with easy to play tunes with sheet music and easy chord shapes

2pm-12am SINGAROUND hosted by 2pm-4pm Stockton Folk Club (3pm guest spot Michael Burns), 4-6pm Pools Folk and Acoustic Club (5pm guest spot Metro Champion), 6-8pm Foggy Furze Folk Club (7pm guest spot the Pastures) 8pm-12pm Mickleby Folk Club with Son of a Gun (9pm Guest spot Iain Glover 10pm guest spot Johnny Mohun) FREE

HEADLAND BAPTIST CHURCH 12.30pm – 1.30pm The Young’Uns meet Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar £5 or WEEKEND TICKET
2pm-4pm Saturday Afternoon Concert M.C. Barrie Archer 2pm Mic & Susie Darling 2.30pm Mrs Trevor’s Deep Freeze Secrets 3pm-3.50pm Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar £10 or WEEKEND TICKET

COSMOPOLITAN HOTEL 1pm She Shanties 1.30pm Metro Champion 2pm Mad Hatters 2.30pm the Pastures 3pm JustUs Kitchy Retro 3.30pm Iain Glover 4pm Mrs Trevor’s Deep Freeze Secrets BREAK 7pm Mrs Trevor’s Deep Freeze Secrets 8pm Metro Champion 9pm the Pastures 10pm She Shanties FREE

ST HILDA’S CHURCH 2pm Hartlepool Ukulele Group 3pm Steve Dawes & Helen Pitt FREE

FISHERMAN’S ARMS 3pm – 5pm SHANTY SESSION M.C Graeme Knights with the AyJayz, She Shanties, Son of a Gun FREE

ST HILDA’S CHURCH 8pm-10.15pm Saturday Evening Concert – the Young’Uns introduce Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar and Brasy £10/WEEKEND TICKET


HARBOUR OF REFUGE (POT HOUSE) 11am – 11.45am – The Young’Uns meet the Hut People and Mic & Susie Darling FREE

12pm-4pm SINGAROUND hosted by 12-2pm the Village Folk Club Manchester (12.30pm-12.50pm the Bailey Sisters), 2-4pm Tom Besford and the Manchester Sunday Singer’s Club (3pm-3.20pm guest spot the Sunset Crew) FREE

HEADLAND BAPTIST CHURCH 12.30pm-1.30pm the Young’Uns meet the Wilsons and Brasy £5 or WEEKEND TICKET

FISHERMAN’S ARMS 12noon – 2pm Mrs Trevor’s Deep Freeze Secrets session – all musicians welcome FREE

COSMOPOLITAN HOTEL 12pm Rachel Hamer Band, 12.30pm The Sunset Crew 1pm JustUs KitchyRetro 1.30pm FidlynManDoris FREE

THE GLOBE 1pm Richard Parkes 1.30pm John Garbutt 2pm Rachel Hamer Band 3pm FidlynManDoris 3.30pm Janice Bell 2.50pm JB Butterfield FREE

ST MARYS CHURCH 2pm – 4.15pm – FINAL CONCERT– M.C. Kevin Hall 2pm Jonny Maughan 2.20pm the Bailey Sisters 2.50pm the Hut People 3.20pm the Wilson Family £10 or WEEKEND TICKET

SECRET LOCATION 4.30pm-5pm The Young’uns Farewell Sing – keep your ear to the ground to find out where it’ll be - FREE

SURVIVORS SINGING PUB CRAWL 8pm – The Cosmopolitan 9pm Harbour of Refuge 10pm Fisherman’s Arms FREE

FOOD - The Cosmopolitan Hotel and the Harbour of Refuge are opening at 9am on Saturday and Sunday for breakfasts and will serve hot and cold sandwiches throughout the festival. The Fisherman's Arms will also have pies behind the bar.

Hartlepool Rovers Rugby Club (20 minute walk from the venues)
has secure space for 40 vans and 15 tents. Basic toilets and showers.free bus 3 times a day to festival

Please email Sean for more information if you intend to camp
cooneyfolk | gmail ! com

Hartlepool Rovers, West View Rd, Hartlepool TS24 0BP
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The nearest hotels are 2.5 miles away at Hartlepool Marina and 3 miles away at Hartlepool Town Centre with a good bus service to the Headland and taxi rate of about £5/6.

Hotels giving us a special festival discount are

the Hillcarter on Church St
who have got single rooms including breakfast for £48 per night for 11th and 12th
double/twin rooms for £58 per room per night including breakfast
triple rooms for £68 per room per night including breakfast
To book you must phone 01429 855800 and say you are going to the Headland Folk Festival to get the discount

At Hartlepool Marina there are two big hotels

Travel lodge http://www.travelodge.co.uk/hotels/570/Hartlepool-Marina-hotel/hotel-details

Premier Inn http://www.premierinn.com/en/hotel/HAROLD/hartlepool-marina?cmp=KNC_D_BND&mckv=sDyra2aBj_dc|pcrid|34372937859|kword|premier%20inn%20hartlepool|match|e|plid|

There are a few other B & Bs that will come up on laterooms.com in Hartlepool town centre and slightly further away at Seaton Carew

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