Acoustic Room, The Magnesia Bank, 1 Camden Street, North Shields, NE30 1NH.
Alnwick Playhouse, Bondgate Without, Alnwick, NE66 1PQ. Ocassional events.
Alum Ale House, Ferry Street, South Shields, NE33 1JR. Tel: 0191 4277245. Irish session 1st Sunday at 13:00.
Ashington Folk Club Ashington Cricket Club, Langwell Crescent, NE63 8AB. 1st and 3rd Thursday. Tel: 0753 0748811.
BAAclub, Bellingham. Approx monthly events in and around Bellingham. Tel: 01434 220646, email: organisers @ baaclub.co.uk.
Barrasford Arms Hotel, Barrasford, Hexham, NE48 4AA. Contact: Mike Tickell, e-mail: m.tickell@btinternet.com , tel: 01434 230049. 1st Tuesday in month (mixed session, all ages, lots of local songs and poems) from 20:00.
Black Bull, Etal, TD12 4TL. Tel: 01890 820200. 1st Wednesday, 20:00 to 22:45. Mainly, but not exclusively, Irish session.
Black Swan, Seahouses. Mixed session. 3rd Tuesday at 20:30.
Blue Bell Hotel, Market Place, Blue Bell, Belford, NE70 7NE. David Ratliff Tel: 07952 234337. Email: davidratliff1@hotmail.com. 1st Monday (Mixed Session) at 20:00.
The Boathouse, Wylam, NE41 8HR at 20:15. Tel: 01661 853431. Session 1st Wednesday - Email: dandiane @ talktalk.net.
The Brewery, 2 South Parade, Whitley Bay, NE26 2RG. Wednesday at 20:00. Gerry Beldon Tel: 07976 405721, Email: gerry @ beldons.co.uk.
Bridge Folk Club, Bridge Hotel, Castle Garth, Newcastle, NE1 1RQ. Peter Armstrong: 07768 181476, Mike Donelly: 07757 912733. Email: info @ bridgefolkclub.co.uk. Monday at 20:00.
Bridge Sacred Harp, Bridge Hotel, Castle Garth, Newcastle, NE1 1RQ. Tuesday at 19:30.
Cheviot Folk, Cross Keys, Thropton, NE65 7HX. Monthly, Saturday at 19:30. Jack Wilkinson Tel: 01669 630258, Email: johnbwilkinson @ tiscali.co.uk.
Coquetdale Music Trust, , Thropton, Northumberland. Ocassional events.
Cramlington Folk Club, Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Cramlington, NE23 6YA. Wednesday at 19:30. Keith & Audrey Taylor Tel: 01670 715106. A thriving club with guests on roughly half the evenings and singers’ nights on the others. Visiting performers are made very welcome on singers’ nights, but note that the singers’ list will normally close at 20:00. Come and see for yourselves how good a night you get, and how welcomed you’ll be.
Crown Inn, Humshaugh, NE46 4AG. 2nd Tuesday at 20:00. Tel: 01434 681231 .
Cumberland Arms, St. James Place, Ouseburn, Byker, Newcastle, NE61LD. Music and song most days of the week. See their web site for details.

The Dolphin, King Edward Road, Tynemouth, NE30 2SN. Sunday at 20:30.
The Dyke Neuk, Meldon, NE61 3SL. Tel 01670 772662. Last Monday at 20:00.
Etal Village Hall, TD12 4TL . Occasional Concerts at 20:00 (Doors open 19:30). Steve Taylor: Tel 01890 820566, email steve.w.taylor @ btinternet.com .
The Feathers Inn, Hedley on the Hill, NE43 7SW. 1st Sunday.
Fisher‘s Arms, Horncliffe, TD15 2XW. A small village pub not far from the Tweed.

The Fleece, Alnwick. Tel: 01665 576262. 3rd Wednesday (normally) at 20:00.
Folk and Acoustic, 1st Wednesday at 20:00. Jazz Bar, The Globe, 11 Railway St, Newcastle, NE4 7AD.
Folkie Friday, Magnesia Bank, 1 Camden St, North Shields, NE30 1NH. Friday from 13:00 to 17:00. Gerry Beldon Tel: 07976 405721, Email: gerry @ beldons.co.uk.
Gosforth Folk Club, The Gosforth Hotel High Street, Gosforth, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE3 1HQ. Second Tuesday of the month, 19:30 - 22:30. Mainly traditional but all singers and musicians welcome.
Grapes Hotel, 16 Douglas Square, Newcastleton, TD9 0QD. Tel: 01387 375919. 4th Tuesday at 20:00.
The Gun, Ridsdale, NE48 2TF. Tel: 01434 270223. 1st Monday at 20:00.
Hastings Hartley Arms, Lysdon Avenue, New Hartley. Singaround at 20:00 (various dates).
Irish Centre, 43 Gallowgate Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4SG. Tel: 0191 261 0384
John Bull, 12 Howick Street, Alnwick NE66 1UY. Tel: 01665 602055. Every other Monday at 20:00. Mainly traditional tunes and songs, Northumbrian, Irish, Scottish and more, with a sprinkling of contemporary folk and roots.
Longstone House Hotel, North Sunderland. Singaround/Session at 20:30 on 4th Friday of the month.Tel: 01665 720225.
Maltings, Eastern Lane, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1AJ. Occasional Events.
Monkey Folk Club, Monkseaton Arms, Front St, Monkseaton, Whitley Bay, NE25 8DP every Sunday in the upstairs room starting at 8pm. Eddie Gorman 07527 785514 E-mail: Eddie.Gorman @ blueyonder.co.uk.
Northumberland Arms, Felton, NE65 9EE. Session on 4th Tuesday. Keith Trobe e-mail: lindpress@aol.com, Tel: 07846264549
Oddfellows 7 Albion Road, North Shields, NE30 2RJ. Gerry Beldon Tel: 07976 405721, Email: gerry @ beldons.co.uk. Saturday at 20:00.
Old Cross, Ryton. Session 20:00 each Friday.
Pele Tower, Corbridge. Traditional Music Session. 2nd Sunday from 15:00. Micro Pub and brewery, real craft ales, 50 gins, real fire, great acoustics, unique atmosphere. George Unthank Tel: 01434 622 919 mob: 0754 7455194
The Pilot, 31 Low Greens, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1LZ. Tel: 01670 513894. Thursday at 20:15. A session that has been running continuously for 27 years in a friendly pub in the traditional fisherman's area of the town. Tunes from many traditions: Northumbrian, Irish, Scottish, Shetland, Cape Breton, French, US and Canadian.
Queen‘s Hall Arts Centre, Beaumont Street, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3LS Tel: 01434 652477.
Rocket Folk Club, Dyvels Inn, Station Rd, Corbridge, NE45 5AY. 3rd Wednesday of the month at 20:00.
Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, South Beach, Blyth, NE24 3PB. See web site for monthly music nights. Also Traditional singing and music sessions at 20:00 (various dates) - contact Des Tel: 0791 7137965. Email: desomeara @ yahoo.co.uk .
Schooner Inn, Seahouses. Mixed session. 2nd Tuesday at 20:30.
The Ship, Low Newton, NE66 3EL. Andy Craig Tel: 01665 576012, Email: andy @ andycraigphotography.com. 4th Monday at 20:00.
South Shields Folk Club, South Tyneside Indoor Bowls and Social Club, Jack Clark Park, Horsley Hill Road, South Shields, NE33 3HE. Tel: Brian 07971 828 465 . Sunday at 19:30.
St Cuthberts House, 192 Main St, Seahouses, Northumberland NE687UB. Ocassional events.
Sunday Ukes, usually Millstone, South Gosforth. About twice a month, usually from 14:00 to 16:00. Not for beginners.
Tanners Arms, 2 Hotspur Place, Alnwick, NE66 1QF. Pete Burnham Tel: 01665 711388. 5th Monday at 20:00.
The Tannery, Gilesgate, Hexham, NE46 3QD. Tel: 01434 605537. Session on 4th Tuesday of month (except December) at 20:00.
Tap and Spile, 23 Manchester Street, Morpeth, NE61 1BH. Tel 01670 513894. Sunday at 12 noon.
Third Thursday, The Central, Half Moon Lane, Gateshead, NE8 2AN. 3rd Thursday, 12:30 - 15:30.
Traditions at the Hermitage, upstairs Function Room, Hermitage Inn, 23 Castle Street, Warkworth, NE65 0UL. 2nd Monday of the month at 19:45. Our aim is to have a 50/50 mix of tunes and songs in a traditional style. Tel: 01665 711388.
Tynefolk, Black Bull, Bridge St, Blaydon, NE21 4JU. Tel: 0191 414 8867. Thursday at 20:00. A well established club which welcomes musicians and singers alike with monthly guest nights.
Warkworth Memorial Hall, 40 Castle Street, Warkworth, NE65 0UN. Ceilidhs, Concerts and an Occasional Folk Club.
February 2020
27	Tynefolk, Blaydon			Singaround
	The Pilot, Berwick-upon-Tweed    	Session
	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
28	Folkie Friday, North Shields at 13:00
	Old Cross, Ryton
	Longstone House Hotel, North Sunderland	Mixed Session
29	Alnwick Playhouse			Northumbrian Ranters and friends
	Oddfellows, North Shields		Pub Session

March 2020
1	The Feathers Inn, Hedley on the Hill   	Session
	Alum Ale House, South Shields     	Irish Session at 13:00
	South Shields Folk Club			Mary Humphreys & Anahata
	The Dolphin, Tynemouth		      	Singaround
	Monkey, Monk Seaton     		Singaround
	Tap and Spile, Morpeth			Session

2	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Alistair Anderson
	Blue Bell, Belford   			Mixed Session
	The Gun, Ridsdale   			Session
	John Bull, Alnwick			Mixed Session
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes
	Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, Blyth	Josie Duncan & Hamish MacLeod
3	Barrasford Arms Hotel, Barrasford	Singaround
	Bridge Sacred Harp, Newcastle 		Tyneside Sacred Harp
	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle		ABI Session
4	Black Bull, Etal   			Session (Mainly Irish)
	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle		Singaround
	The Boathouse, Wylam      		Session
	Folk and Acoustic, Newcastle
	Cramlington Folk Club			Alan Reid
	The Brewery, Whitley Bay		Singaround
5	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle 		Misspent Uke ukelele session
	Tynefolk, Blaydon			Singaround
	The Pilot, Berwick-upon-Tweed    	Session
	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
	Phoenix Session/Singaround
6	Folkie Friday, North Shields at 13:00
	Old Cross, Ryton
	Coquetdale Music Trust, Thropton	Jimmy’s Fiddle
7	Oddfellows, North Shields		Pub Session
	Phoenix Chamber Folk Ensemble
8	South Shields Folk Club			Tony Wilson
	The Dolphin, Tynemouth		      	Singaround
	Monkey, Monk Seaton     		Singaround
	Tap and Spile, Morpeth			Session
	Pele Tower, Corbridge			Session

9	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Rising Stars
	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle		American Old Time Session
	Fisher‘s Arms, Horncliffe		Session
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes
	Traditions at the Hermitage, Warkworth	Traditional style Song and Tune Session
10	Bridge Sacred Harp, Newcastle 		Tyneside Sacred Harp
	Gosforth Folk Club			Singaround
	Schooner Inn, Seahouses			Mixed Session
	Crown Inn, Humshaugh			Session
11	Cramlington Folk Club			Sarah Jane Scouten
	The Brewery, Whitley Bay		Singaround
	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle		Irish Music Session
12	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle 		Misspent Uke ukelele workshop
	Tynefolk, Blaydon			Singaround
	The Pilot, Berwick-upon-Tweed    	Session
	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
13	Folkie Friday, North Shields at 13:00
	Old Cross, Ryton
	Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle	Ceiliuradh
	Gosforth Civic Theatre			St Patrick‘s Day Ceili with the New Fox Band
14	Oddfellows, North Shields		Pub Session
	Warkworth Memorial Hall			Geordie Night
		with Stu Luckley, Barrie & Ingrid Temple, Jim Mageean and Paul Knox
	Cheviot Folk, Thropton			Singaround
15	Queens Hall, Hexham			Jon Boden
	South Shields Folk Club			Singaround
	The Dolphin, Tynemouth		      	Singaround
	Monkey, Monk Seaton     		Singaround
	Tap and Spile, Morpeth			Session

16	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Tom McConville
	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle		American Old Time Session
	Fisher‘s Arms, Horncliffe		Folk and Roots
	John Bull, Alnwick			Mixed Session
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes
17	Black Swan, Seahouses			Mixed Session
	Bridge Sacred Harp, Newcastle 		Tyneside Sacred Harp
	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle		ABI Session
18	Cramlington Folk Club			Bram Taylor
	The Brewery, Whitley Bay		Singaround
	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle		Irish Music Session
	The Fleece, Alnwick      		Session
	Rocket Folk Club, Corbridge
	Maltings, Berwick			Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham
19	Alnwick Playhouse 			The Fureys			
	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle 		Misspent Uke ukelele session
	Third Thursday, Gateshead		Singaround
	Hastings Hartley Arms, New Hartley	Singaround
	Tynefolk, Blaydon			Singaround
	The Pilot, Berwick-upon-Tweed    	Session
	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
20	Folkie Friday, North Shields at 13:00
	Old Cross, Ryton
21	Oddfellows, North Shields		Pub Session
	Phoenix Chamber Folk Ensemble
22	South Shields Folk Club			Keith Kendrick & Sylvia Needham
	The Dolphin, Tynemouth		      	Singaround
	Monkey, Monk Seaton     		Singaround
	Tap and Spile, Morpeth			Session
	Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle	Shamrock Stage Family Fun Day

23	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singers and musicians, residents and visitors
	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle		American Old Time Session
	The Ship, Low Newton			Mixed Session
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes
24	Bridge Sacred Harp, Newcastle 		Tyneside Sacred Harp
	Grapes Hotel, Newcastleton		Session
	Northumberland Arms, Felton		Session
	Tannery, Hexham         		Session
25	Cramlington Folk Club			Singaround
	The Brewery, Whitley Bay		Singaround
	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle		Irish Music Session
	Queens Hall, Hexham			Stillhouse Junkies
26	Tynefolk, Blaydon			Vic Gammon and Will Duke
	The Pilot, Berwick-upon-Tweed    	Session
	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
27	Warkworth Memorial Hall			Northumbrian Ceilidh
	Folkie Friday, North Shields at 13:00
	Old Cross, Ryton
	Longstone House Hotel, North Sunderland	Mixed Session
	Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle	Tim Edey
	Dovecote Centre, Amble, NE65 0DX	Bob Fox & Billy Mitchell
28	Oddfellows, North Shields		Pub Session
29	South Shields Folk Club			Benny Graham
	The Dolphin, Tynemouth		      	Singaround
	Monkey, Monk Seaton     		Singaround
	Tap and Spile, Morpeth			Session

30	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singers and musicians, residents and visitors
	Dyke Neuk, Meldon			Session
	John Bull, Alnwick			Mixed Session
	Tanners Arms, Alnwick			Singaround
31	Bridge Sacred Harp, Newcastle 		Tyneside Sacred Harp
	Cumberland Arms, Newcastle		ABI Session

April 2020
1	Cramlington Folk Club			Ian Bruce
	Warkworth Village Hall			Vic Gammon and Will Duke
2	Queens Hall, Hexham			Feast of Fiddles
	Phoenix Session/Singaround
3	Alnwick Playhouse 			Feast of Fiddles
4	Etal Village Hall			Twelfth Day
	Phoenix Chamber Folk Ensemble
5	South Shields Folk Club			George Welch & Christine Jeans
6	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Judy Cook
7	Alnwick Playhouse 			Peatbog Faeries
11	Alnwick Playhouse			Billy Mitchell & Bob Fox
13	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singers and musicians, residents and visitors
16	Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, Blyth	Singaround
	Tynefolk, Blaydon			Johnny Handle and Chris Hendry
17	Queens Hall, Hexham			Megson
18	Cheviot Folk, Thropton			Country Blue
19	Coquetdale Music Trust, Thropton	Tannara
	South Shields Folk Club			Stanley Accrington
20	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singers and musicians, residents and visitors
22	Cramlington Folk Club			Archie Fisher
25	Warkworth Memorial Hall			Cloudberries
26	South Shields Folk Club			Broadband
27	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Fil Campbell and Tom McFarland
29	Cramlington Folk Club			Jez Lowe

May 2020
2	Phoenix Chamber Folk Ensemble
4	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Closed (May Day Bank Holiday)
6	Alnwick Playhouse 			The Simon and Garfunkel Story
7	Phoenix Session/Singaround
9	Queens Hall, Hexham			Sam Sweeney
	Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle	Shaskeen
10	South Shields Folk Club			Broadband
11	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Becky Mills
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes
	Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, Blyth	Bertie Armstrong & Niles Krieger
13	Cramlington Folk Club			Pernille and Stephen Quigg
14	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
16	Cheviot Folk, Thropton			Ronh Gardner
17	South Shields Folk Club			Brian Peters
18	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singers and musicians, residents and visitors
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes
21	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
23	Queens Hall, Hexham			Billy Mitchell & Bob Fox
	Phoenix Chamber Folk Ensemble
25	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Closed (Late May Bank Holiday)
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes
27	Cramlington Folk Club			Lynn Goulbourn and Steve Hicks
28	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
31	South Shields Folk Club			Peter & Barbara Snape

June 2020
1	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singers and musicians, residents and visitors
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes
	Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, Blyth	The Magpies
4	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
	Phoenix Session/Singaround
6	Phoenix Chamber Folk Ensemble
	Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle	Luke Daniels
8	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Johnny Handle and Chris Hendry
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes
10	Cramlington Folk Club			James Hickman and Dan Cassidy
11	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
	Cheviot Folk, Thropton			Harbottle and Jonas
13	Etal Village Hall			Martin Carthy
15	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Rising Stars
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes
18	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
	Royal Yacht Club, Blyth			Singaround
20	Phoenix Chamber Folk Ensemble
21	South Shields Folk Club			Caffrey, McGurk, Madge
22	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Holly Preston Clarke
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes
24	Cramlington Folk Club			Pete Scott & the Hired Hands
25	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
28	South Shields Folk Club			Janice Burns & John Doran
29	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singers and musicians, residents and visitors
	Phoenix Song ang guitar Classes

July 2020
2	Warkworth Memorial Hall			Paul Anderson & Shona Donaldson
	Phoenix Song and Instrumental Band Classes
	Phoenix Session/Singaround
4-5	Amble Sword				Weekend of Dance
4	Phoenix Chamber Folk Ensemble
6	Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, Blyth	Katie Spencer
	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Harbottle and Jonas
8	Cramlington Folk Club			Ben Sands
10-12	Rothbury Traditional Music Festival
13	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround
20	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround
22	Cramlington Folk Club			Ian Walker Band
27	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Anna Hughes

August 2020
3	Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, Blyth	Brooks Williams
	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround
10	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Merle Harbon, Michael Mclernon & Arian Sterreveld
17	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround
20	Royal Yacht Club, Blyth			Singaround
24	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround
31	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Closed (Late Summer Bank Holiday)

September 2020
7	Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, Blyth	Billy Mitchell
	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Cath and Phil Tyler
14	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround
16	Cramlington Folk Club			Harry Bird
20	South Shields Folk Club			Pipe Dream
21	Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, Blyth	Mark & Cindy LeMaire
	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Archie Fisher
28	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround

October 2020
3	Etal Village Hall			Janice Burns and John Doran
5	Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, Blyth	Jack Rutter
	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		JIB
7	Cramlington Folk Club			Mike Silver
11-16	Northumbria Pipe Week
12	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround
15	Royal Yacht Club, Blyth			Singaround
19	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Pegleg Ferret
21	Cramlington Folk Club			Pauline Alexander
22	Tynefolk, Blaydon			Sara Grey and Kieron Means
26	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround

November 2020
2	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Rosie Calvert and Will Finn
4	Cramlington Folk Club			Cathryn Craig and Brian Willoughby
9	Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, Blyth	Sarah McQuaid
	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround
14	Etal Village Hall			Broom Bezzums
16	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Phil Hare
23	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Rising Stars
25	Cramlington Folk Club			Anthony John Clark & Dave Pegg
30	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround

December 2020
7	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Holly and The Reivers
14	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround
16	Cramlington Folk Club			Jez Lowe & the Bad Pennies with Benny Graham
17	Royal Yacht Club, Blyth			Singaround
21	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Singaround
23	Cramlington Folk Club			Pipe Dream
28	Bridge Folk Club, Newcastle		Closed