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FYLDE

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PRESS RELEASE IMPORTANT  INFORMATION FYLDE FOLK FESTIVAL

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2014 Festival Ticket Booking

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2014 -  Weekend Tickets 2014 -  Weekend Tickets plus Camping 2014 -  Weekend Tickets plus Caravan 2014 -  Friday Concert 2014 -  Euston Concert 2014 -  Saturday Pass 2014 -  Afternoon Concert 2014 -  Marine Hall Concert 2014 -  Sunday Concert 2014 -  Final Concert

    Fylde Highlights from previous festivals


FESTIVAL CAMPSITE

is situated on the seafront at Princes Way, within walking distance
of the Marine Hall. Toilets including disabled loo on site. Site is stewarded all weekend.


FESTIVAL CARAVAN SITE

is situated on the seafront & is hard-standing. It is within
five minutes walk of the Marine Hall. The site is opposite the Mount Hotel.
 Toilets on site.

Site is stewarded all weekend. If the caravan site is fully booked there are local Caravan

Parks. Please telephone Tourist Information 01253 773953

CAMP & CARAVAN SITES OPEN FROM THURSDAY
28th  AUGUST 12 NOON TO 12 NOON
MONDAY 1st  SEPTEMBER 2014


CAMP AND CARAVAN PERMITS FOR 2014

Available to Weekend Ticket Holders

ONLY. The fee is £10.00 per Adult for the weekend. This fee applies to all people over
16 years of age who want to use the Camp or Caravan Sites during the festival weekend.
For children 11 years to 16 years please request a camp/caravan permit (free).

Children under 11 years of age do not need a permit. Camp or Caravan Permits should be
ordered and paid for when you book your Festival Tickets (see the booking form)


GENERAL INFORMATION

The Fylde Folk Festival is based in Fleetwood, Lancashire,
north of Blackpool on the Fylde Coast west of Preston.


MAIN FESTIVAL VENUE

Marine Hall - The Esplanade in Fleetwood.

This is where you check in on arrival. Festival Ticket & Information Desks in the Foyer
 open from 10.30am on Friday & 9.30am on Saturday and Sunday of the festival.

Facilities include:
Marine Café, Wyre Lounge Bar (over 18’s only) Disabled access
& disabled toilet. Car Parking. Visit the website: www.marinehall.co.uk


ACCOMMODATION

Visit Wyre Borough Council website at www.wyre.gov.uk or email
Local Tourist Information Centre Tel 01253 773953 email fleetwoodtic@wyre.gov.uk


The Wyre Guide is available through the post from:
Wyre Tourism Dept. Wyre
Borough Council, Civic Centre, Breck Road, Poulton-Le-Fylde, Lancashire FY6 7PU
 or Tel:  01253 891000


HOW TO GET TO FYLDE:
BY CAR: Follow M6 to the junction with M55 (Fleetwood/Blackpool) north of Preston.
Join M55 & follow it to junction 3 (A585). Join A585 (Fleetwood) & follow it to Fleetwood.

COACH - book to Fleetwood, Lancashire

By RAIL - travel to Preston. At Preston change trains for Blackpool North.
 (No rail connection to Fleetwood).

Onward journey to Fleetwood by Bus:
From Blackpool North Station, turn left out of the
station and left on to Talbot Road. The bus stop is 100 yards up Talbot Road.

The Bus for Fleetwood is No 14.

For the Festival Camp Site book to the Queens Hotel, Beach Road. Go up Beach Road to
the Esplanade. You will see the Camp Site across the road on Princes Way.

For the Marine Hall (main venue) book to the Ferry Terminus and follow the signs along
the Esplanade to the Marine Hall.


Brand new super fast trams have replaced the old trams. Tram Stop for Fleetwood is on
the promenade, on the seaside of the tram track. Book to the Ferry Terminus at
Fleetwood. Follow signs to the Marine Hall along the Esplanade.

NEW Showering Facilities at Kite Club  Tel: 07956 438 805


COME,  “LISTEN” AND ENJOY FYLDE FOLK FESTIVAL 2014

Alan Bell

Festival Contact
     FESTIVAL OFFICE
     Please Tel: 01253 872317
      fyldefolkfestival@outlook.com

            Craft Fair Contact
      Norma Allott to hire your stall space
      call: 01253 701 699 or 0779 1174 347
      n.allott@btinternet.com

         LANCASHIRE & CHESHIRE
CLOG DANCING CONTESTS
    
 Melanie Barber
      melanieclog@gmail.com

      Work Shops & Young Performers Contest
      Rusty  Wright - Call: 01253 885 203
      rustyandstu@poulton165.fsnet.co.uk

Festival Stewards
     CHIEF STEWARD - Lindsey Langhorne.
  Call: 01253 875 551  
 lindsey.langhorne@btinternet.com


    


Click for full detailed map, get directions etc.

Festival Information

Comperes: Ali O'Brien, Ron Baxter, Joe Boe, Hector Christie, Anne Green, Dave Jones, Mick Peat, Clive Pownceby, Pete Rimmer, Pat Ryan,                     Jim Smith.

Clog Dance Champions: Chas Fraser, Harry Cowgill, Melanie Barber.

Dance Teams: Addison Rapper, Over Wyre Cloggers, Singleton Cloggers.   (Revised Dance Programme 20/08/2014)

Street Entertainers: Flipjack Jugglers. Fiddling Green Jig Machine.

Special Events:  Earthbound - Lancashire Curiosities. Young Performers Competition. Lancashire Society Showcase, Lancashire vs Yorkshire                             Singing Competition. Worst Singer in the World Competition. Tour of Trawler -The Jacinta.

The Alan Bell 80th Birthday Band Show.


FREE:  Entry to Craft Fair (Weekend Tickets Holders Only)

FREE:  Showers (Weekend Ticket Holders Only)    NEW SHOWERING FACILITIES AT KITE CLUB   
 

TICKETS ON SALE NOW

WEEKEND TICKETS £75  -  (CHEAP TICKET RATES EXTENDED SEE GREAT NEWS!)

SATURDAY ALL-DAY TICKET £35.     SESSION TICKETS FROM ONLY £8.00

Children under 11 years FREE.     Children 11- 16 years half price

Camp OR Caravan site. Adults £10 per person for weekend.  (Weekend ticket holders)

Artists booked 2014                         (click on artists name to go to their website or link, if one available)

Shooglenifty (Scot), Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman ( Best Duo Folk Awards), Roy Bailey, Miranda Sykes & Rex Preston, Urban Folk Quartet,
Isla St. Clair (Scot), Tom Lewis, Poles Apart (Pol), Allan Yn Y Fan (Wal), The Young-uns, Steve Tilston(Thurs), Gren Bartley Band, Barluath (Scot),
Shane Hennessy (Eire), Gary & Vera Aspey, Alan Bell Band, Hughie Jones, Scolds Bridle, Steve Turner, The Jeps, Stanley Accrington,
Goat Roper Rodeo Band, Derek Gifford, The Captain’s Crew, Hard Times, Niamh Boadle (BBC Young Folk Award Finalist), Thistle, Troubadour,
Ian Gartside Band, Peter & Barbara Snape, Andrew Green, Camellia, Blue Pig Orchestra, Howard Bond, Past Carin, Red Duster, Bruce Hogg,
The A69 Band with Dave Peters, Rantum Scantum, Joe & Maureen Nicholson, Linda Jennings, Festival Ceilidh Band, Dave Walmisley,
Gallimaufry Dance Band, Richard Moss, Rapunzel & Sedayne, Ian Brandwood, Paul D. Wrigley, Jenny Coxon, Ramblin Riversiders, Fred Rose,
Spitting on A Roast, Southport Strings, Clare Bakewell, Cartoon Food, Tamsin Porter, Liquidambar, Nine Tenths Below, Orchestra in Folkus,
Julian Taylor, Fleetwood Mashers,  
Late addition: Edwina Hayes

BOOK
ON-LINE
NOW!

2014 WEEKEND TICKETS ON SALE NOW

    WEEKEND TICKETS ONLY £75  - PRICE HELD
SEE LATEST UPDATE LINK FOR GREAT NEWS!            

   BUY NOW www.marinehall.co.uk                           PDF Booking Form
  
OR USE QUICK BOOKING LINKS BELOW             PROGRAMME OF EVENTS                                                                                                                                    FESTIVAL VENUES MAP

ENJOY a blast from the past with these video
clips from the Fylde Folk Festival

         

A huge thanks to everyone who has been involved with the Fylde Folk festival in anyway over the last 42 years.

We truly appreciate all your support and wish the best of luck to all future festivals on the Fylde Coast.

This website will remain as a permanent reminder to all young performers and artists of the history of FFF.

Press Release

Background music - start of “Ham in The Boiler Room” by Shooglenifty ©

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