The Askew Sisters - the acclaimed English Folk Duo making waves on the folk scene with their energetic brand of English folk music

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2016
JANUARY 2016
8th The Goose is Out website London
9th Askew Sisters and Ben Moss: Oxford Ceilidhs website Oxford
10th Walthamstow Folk Club website London
FEBRUARY 2016
2nd Middle Temple Hall - British Council Shakespeare Celebration   Temple, London
MARCH 2016
18th Norwich Folk Club website Norwich
31st Islington Folk Club website London
APRIL 2016
22nd Burgess Hill Fairtrade Festival website West Sussex
23rd British Library Shakespeare Celebration with Ben Crystal website Kings Cross, London
MAY 2016
1st Hitchin Folk Club website Herts
JUNE 2016
16th Stroud Green Festival website Stroud Green, London
JULY 2016
2nd Villages Music Festival website East Sussex
3rd 'Running Wild' - Contemporary Dance Show with Darren Ellis at Greenwich World Cultural Festival (this will also include a duo performance) website Eltham Palace, Greenwich
23rd 'Running Wild' - Contemporary Dance Show with Darren Ellis.   Kings Cross
24th Westival website Aldershot, Hampshire
AUGUST 2016
19th Royal Festival Hall Foyer website Southbank, London
22nd, 23rd Whitby Folk Week website Whitby, North Yorks
SEPTEMBER 2016
19th Folk on Monday, The Green Note website Camden, London
26th Colchester Folk Club website Essex
2015
FEBRUARY 2015
3rd Dartford Folk Club website Kent
11th Hambledon Folk Club website Hants
15th Poppy Folk Club website West Bridgeford, Nottingham
MARCH 2015
14th - 19th Costa Del Folk Festival (TBC)
website Costa Del Sol
20th Pontardawe Folk Club website West Glamorgan
27th Everyman Folk Club website Saxmundham, Suffolk
APRIL 2015
7th St Neots Folk Club website Cambs.
9th Totnes Folk Club   Devon
10th The Music Institute website Guildford
13th Croydon Folk Club website London
16th Anchor Folk Club website Byfleet
17th Bodmin Folk Club website Cornwall
19th Oxford Folk Festival website Oxford
25th The Cellar Upstairs website London
JULY 2015
11th-12th Furness Tradition Festival website Ulverston, Cumbria
AUGUST 2015
1st, 2nd Sidmouth Folk Week - including our 10th anniversary concert!! website Devon
8th Wickham Festival website Hampshire
30th Towersey Folk Festival website Oxfordshire
SEPTEMBER 2015
1st House concert    
4th Hadleigh Folk and Acoustic Club website Essex
9th Faversham Folk Club website Kent
11th 10th Anniversary Concert Party!
The Foundling Museum
website London
13th Readifolk website Reading
25th Cambridge Folk Club **MOVED TO 30TH OCT**    
OCTOBER 2015
3rd-4th Tenterden Folk Festival website Kent
18th Bothy Folk Club website Southport
30th Cambridge Folk Club website  
31st Shirley Collins 80th Anniversary Gig
Cecil Sharp House
website London
NOVEMBER 2015
6th Music at the Unicorn website Abingdon, Oxon
2014
JANUARY 2014
12th Family Ceilidh, Cecil Sharp House website London
MARCH 2014
9th Hitchin Folk Club website Herts
APRIL 2014
2nd Overton Folk Club website Hampshire
13th Sarah Morgan: Memorial Concert, Winchester   Hampshire
16th Llantrisant Folk Club website Wales
18th Black Diamond Folk Club website Birmingham
19th Pop Up Project: Ironbridge Museum website Shropshire
24th Maidenhead Folk Club website Berks
26th Lewes Saturday Club website Lewes, Sussex
28th Colchester Folk Club website Essex
29th Hoy at Anchor Folk Club, Westcliff-on-Sea website Essex
30th Haverfolk, Romford website Essex
MAY 2014
1st Black Swan Folk Club website York
2nd Askew Sisters Album Launch!
Folk Union, Kings Place
website London
7th Rivelin Folk Club website Sheffield
9th Fo'c'sle Folk Club website Southampton
23rd Winchcombe Festival of Music and Arts website Gloucestershire
24t, 25th Chippenham Folk Festival website Wiltshire
JUNE 2014
13th Cheltenham Folk Club
website Gloucestershire
15th The Foundling Museum website London
JULY 2014
17th An evening of songs and poems with Ben Crystal TBC
   
AUGUST 2014
14th Commemoration of the Great Dock Strike - Golden Sunrise boat   London
18th - 20th Whitby Folk Week website North Yorkshire
24th RSC Foyer   Stratford Upon Avon
SEPTEMBER 2014
5th The Silver Street Sessions, Wiveliscombe website Somerset
21st Twickenham Folk Club website Twickenham
25th Islington Folk Club website London
OCTOBER 2014
17th Deal Folk Club website Kent
NOVEMBER 2014
29th Boppin' Bunnies website  
DECEMBER 2014
2nd Sharps Folk Club, Cecil Sharp House website London
2013
JANUARY 2013
4th Hadleigh Folk and Acoustic Music Club website Hadleigh, Suffolk
FEBRUARY 2013
8th Live and Local, Claverdon Church Centre website Warwickshire
MARCH 2013
18th Tonbridge Folk Club website Tonbridge, Kent
APRIL 2013
3rd Burnett's Hill Chapel, Martletwy website Pembrokeshire
4th Folk at The Royal Oak website Lewes, Sussex
7th Readifolk website Reading, Berkshire
19th The Music Institute Folk Club website Guildford, Surrey
23rd Bloomberg, City Gate House, 39-45 Finsbury Square with Darren Ellis Contemporary Dance   London
25th The Barn at Baston website Baston, Cambridgeshire
26th Cambridge Folk Club website Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
AUGUST 2013
3rd - 10th Dartington Summer School website Devon
5th, 6th Sidmouth Folk Week website  
SEPTEMBER 2013
7th Acorn Folk Club website Minehead, Somerset
9th The White Horse Folk Club website Beverley, Yorkshire
10th Belper Folk Club website Belper, Derbyshire
11th Lowdham website Lowdham, Nottinghamshire
13th Seaford Folk Club website Seaford, Sussex
15th Horsham Folk Club website Horsham, Sussex
16th The Green Note website Camden, London
17th Dartford Folk Club. website  
18th Faversham Folk Club website Faversham, Kent
NOVEMBER 2013
14th Pavillion Dance, Bournemouth
with Darren Ellis Dance
website Bournemouth
17th Walthamstow Folk Club website London
DECEMBER 2013
9th Passport Radio Show website London
18th St James' Piccadilly website London
2012
JANUARY 2012
12th Islington Folk Club website The Horseshoe, Clerkenwell, London
FEBRUARY 2012
6th National Theatre website South Bank, London
27th Croydon Folk Club website Croydon, Surrey
MARCH 2012
11th Hitchin Folk Club (with Lady Maisery and Fidola) website Hitchin, Hertfordshire
24th Lewes Saturday Folk Club website Lewes, Sussex
30th Bodmin Folk Club website Bodmin, Cornwall
31st Wiveliscombe Evangelical Congregational Church   Wiveliscombe, Somerset
APRIL 2012
1st Tiger Folk website Long Eaton, Derbyshire
3rd City of London Festival website Central London
10th Hoy at Anchor Folk Club website Leigh on Sea, Essex
16th FolkOnMonday website Camden, London
17th Playing for 'The Long Walk Home' with The Darren Ellis Dance Company website The Place, Euston
19th Anvil Arts - The Forge website Basingstoke, Hampshire
20th Bromley Cross Folk Club website Edgworth, Lancashire
23rd Colchester Arts Centre website Colchester, Essex
MAY 2012
18th National Theatre Foyer website London
JUNE 2012
1st Winchcombe Festival of Music and Arts website Winchcombe, Gloucestershire
2nd - 3rd Chipppenham Folk Festival website Chippenham, Wiltshire
13th Hambledon Folk Club website Hambledon, Hampshire
18th Forest Folk website North Boarhunt, Nr Wickham (Forest of Bere)
27th Summerfest, Devonshire Square 12.30-14.00   London
JULY 2012
29th to
3rd Aug
Dartington International Summer School website Dartington, Devon
AUGUST 2012

29th Jul to 3rd Aug

Dartington International Summer School website Dartington, Devon

19th - 23rd

Whitby Folk Week website Whitby, North Yorkshire
26th FolkEast Festival website Somerleyton Hall, Suffolk
SEPTEMBER 2012
4th St Neots Folk Club website St Neots, Cambs
8th-9th Bromyard Folk Festival website Bromyard, Herefordshire
14th The Goose is Out website East Dulwich, London
20th Askew Sisters play for Darren Ellis in The Place Prize website London
OCTOBER 2012
4th Anchor Byfleet Folk Club website Byfleet, Surrey
20th Boppin Bunnies Ceilidh website  
22nd - 26th Contemporary Maypole Dance Project with Darren Ellis: EFDSS Residency    
2011
JANUARY 2011
8th Cellar Upstairs Folk Club website Euston, London
FEBRUARY 2011
11-13th Cheltenham Folk Festival website Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
13th The Bothy Folk Club website Southport, Merseyside
MARCH 2011
20th South Shields Folk Club website South Shields, Tyne and Wear
APRIL 2011
2nd Acorn Folk Club   website Minehead, Somerset
8th Musical Traditions Club website London
10th Topsham Folk Club website Topsham, Devon
11th Herga Folk Club website Pinner, Middlesex
13th Llantrisant Folk Club website Llantrisant, Wales
15th The Valley Folk Club   website Pontardawe, Wales
17th Judging New Roots Competition website  
18th Tonbridge Folk Club website Tonbridge, Kent
26th Dartford Folk Club  website Dartford, Kent
28th Uxbridge Folk Club   Uxbridge, Middlesex
29th Everyman Folk Club    website Saxmundham, Suffolk
JUNE 2011
8th National Theatre website South Bank, London
9th Harrow Arts Centre website Harrow, Greater London
30th Lunchtime Recital, Chichester Festivities website  
JULY 2011
11th-14th EFDSS Medieval project website Cecil Sharp House, Camden
25th-31st Aldeburgh Young Musicians Course; 'Physical Sound' with Mark Bowden website Suffolk
AUGUST 2011
19th St James' Piccadilly website London
SEPTEMBER 2011 12th Beverley Folk Club website Beverley, East Yorkshire
13th Sharps Folk Club website Cecil Sharp House, London
17th Elsie's - The Queen's Arms website Cowden Pound, Kent
23rd Fo'c'sle Folk Club website Southampton, Hampshire
28th Faversham Folk Club website Faversham, Kent
OCTOBER 2011
1st-2nd Tenterden Folk Festival website Tenterden, Kent
5th Overton Folk Club   Overton, Hants
6th Song and Supper   Wherwell, Hampshire
NOVEMBER 2011
8th 'Would like to meet...'
Sound Connections event, Rich Mix, Bethnal Green
  London
11th Kings Place - Folk Union website King's Cross, London
12th Hampshire Songs Concert website Emery Down, New Forest
DECEMBER 2011
2nd Playing for Contemporary Dance Project 'The Long Walk Home' at Dance East website Ipswich, Suffolk
21st St James' Piccadilly: 1pm   London
2010
FEBRUARY 2010
12th Waveney Folk Club website Waveney, Suffolk
26th, 27th Umea Folk Festival website Umea, Sweden
MARCH 2010
14th South Shields Folk Club website South Shields, Tyne and Wear
20th Havering Folk Club Saturday Event website Romford, Essex
22nd Tudor Folk Club website Chesham, Buckinghamshire
23rd Ringwood Folk Club    website Ringwood, Hampshire
25th Islington Folk Club website Islington, London
28th Readifolk  website Reading, Berkshire
29th Stockton Folk Club website Stockton on Tees, Teeside
30th Hoy at Anchor Folk Club website Leigh-on-Sea, Essex
APRIL 2010
1st Song and Supper   Wherwell, Hampshire
4th Fareham and Gosport Festival website Fareham, Hampshire
6th St Neots Folk Club website St Neots, Cambridgeshire
7th Softly Softly website Islington, London
8th Folk at the Royal Oak website Lewes, Sussex
11th ALBUM LAUNCH PARTY!!   The Queen's Head, Denman Street, Piccadilly
12th Colchester Arts Centre website Colchester, Essex
13th Belper Folk Club website Belper, Derbyshire
14th Rivelin Folk Club website Sheffield, South Yorkshire
16th The Guildford Institute Folk Club website Guildford
18th The Globe - Shakespeare's Birthday Party website Southwark, London
22nd St George's Fest (with The Axford 5) website Hedge End, Hampshire
MAY 2010
30th-31st Chester Folk Festival website Kelsall, Cheshire
JUNE 2010
10th Anchor Folk Club website Byfleet, Surrey
19th Royal Shakespeare Company website Stratford-upon-Avon
25th Folk on the Coast website Bognor Regis, West Sussex
JULY 2010
1st Maidenhead Folk Club      website Maidenhead, Berkshire
3rd, 4th Ashover Well Dressed Festival (TBC)     website Ashover, Derbyshire
AUGUST 2010
3rd-5th Sidmouth FolkWeek website Sidmouth, Devon
8th-9th Tall Ships Festival website Hartlepool, Cleveland
21st-27th Whitby Folk Week website Whitby, North Yorkshire
SEPTEMBER 2010
4th EATMT Traditional Music Day website Stowmarket, Suffolk
6th Monday Monday website Clerkenwell, London
9th Black Swan Folk Club website York, Yorkshire
11th King's Place Festival website King's Place, London
17th Oxford Folk Club website Oxford
19th Horsham Folk Club website Horsham, Sussex
20th The Hurst Festival (playing medieval and folk) website Hurstpierpoint, Sussex
21st The Green Man Folk Club website Alton, Hampshire
24th Cheltenham Folk Club website Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
OCTOBER 2010
1st Milkmaid Folk Club     website Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk 
8th The Goose is Out website East Dulwich, London
9th National Theatre (1.45pm and 5.45pm) website South Bank, London
23rd *CANCELLED* The Axford 5 at Family Learning Week (with Debbie Chalmers)   Oxford, Oxfordshire
NOVEMBER 2010
26th Seaford Folk Club website Seaford, Sussex
2009
JANUARY 2009 
11th Hitchin Folk Club (Support) website Hitchin, Hertfordshire
FEBRUARY 2009 
MARCH 2009 
1st South Shields Folk Club website South Shields, Tyne and Wear
22nd Folk on the Moor website Lee Mill, Devon
26th Sunray Folk Club website Broadmayne, Dorset
27th Bodmin Folk Club website Bodmin, Cornwall
28th Shammick Acoustic Sessions website Combe Martin, Devon
29th Twickenham Folk Club website Twickenham, London
31st Brown Cow Folk Club website Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
APRIL 2009 
3rd Northwich Folk Club website Northwich, Cheshire
8th Hambledon Folk Club website Hambledon, Hampshire
11th Fareham and Gosport Easter Festival- with Craig Morgan Robson as The Axford 5 website Fareham, Hampshire
14th Dartford Folk Club website Dartford, Kent
16th Folk at The Royal Oak website Lewes, Sussex
17th Fo'c'sle Folk Club website Southampton, Hampshire
25th Riversmeet Arts and Heritage Festival website Christchurch, Dorset
 
MAY 2009 
15th Winchester Mayfest with Craig Morgan Robson as The Axford 5 website Winchester, Hampshire
23rd Hexham Gathering website Hexham, Northumberland
24th-25th Chippenham Folk Festival with The Askew Sisters and The Axford 5 website Chippenham, Wiltshire
JUNE 2009 
12th Cambridge Folk Club website Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
20th, 21st Teignmouth Folk Festival website Teignmouth, Devon
23rd National Theatre website South Bank, London
27th Take 6 Project day with Craig Morgan Robson as The Axford 5 website Cecil Sharp House, London
JULY 2009 
3rd Norwich Folk Club website Norwich, Norfolk
4th, 5th Rhythms of the World Festival website Hitchin, Herftordshire
8th Llantrisant Folk Club website Pontyclun, South Wales
10th-12th Priddy Folk Festival website Priddy, Somerset
16th The Gaol Folk Club website Derby, Derbyshire
18th-20th Saddleworth Folk Festival website Saddleworth, Lancashire
AUGUST 2009 
2nd-6th Sidmouth FolkWeek website Sidmouth, Devon
7th-9th Dartmoor Folk Festival website South Zeal, Devon
22nd-28th Whitby Folk Week website Whitby, North Yorkshire
SEPTEMBER 2009
17th Newport Folk Club website Newport, Wales
OCTOBER 2009
16th The Black Diamond Folk Club website Aston
NOVEMBER 2009
15th Walthamstow Folk Club website Walthamstow, London
16th Tonbridge Folk Club website Tonbridge, Kent
26th Black Swan Folk Club CANCELLED due to Swine Flu! Sorry! Rearranged for 9th September 2010 website York, Yorkshire
DECEMBER 2009
21st National Theatre website South Bank, London
2008
JANUARY 2008    
3rd Song and Supper - The White Lion   Wherwell, Hampshire
19th Kingston Bagpuize Village concert (supporting Hillary James and Simon Mayer)   Kingston Bagpuize, Oxfordshire
FEBRUARY 2008  
15th- 17th Cheltenham Folk Festival
website Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
MARCH 2008  
12th The National Theatre, website South Bank, London
13th Islington Folk Club, website Islington, London
14th Seaford Folk Club website Seaford, Sussex
16th Readifolk website Reading, Berkshire
17th Forest Folk (supporting Waterson:Carthy) website Boarhunt, Hampshire
21st Fareham and Gosport Easter Festival 21st - 24th March website Fareham, Hampshire
25th The Green Man Folk Club (Double Headliner tour with Bella Hardy) website Alton, Hampshire
27th The Anchor Folk Club (Double Headliner tour with Bella Hardy) website Byfleet, Surrey
28th Everyman Folk Club website Saxmundham, Suffolk
31st Colchester Arts Centre (Double Headliner tour with Bella Hardy) website Colchester, Essex
APRIL 2008  
2nd The Rose Theatre (Double Headliner tour with Bella Hardy) website Ormskirk, Lancashire, Midlands
4rh The Music Institute Guildford website Guildford, Surrey
10th Maidenhead Folk Club website Maidenhead, Berkshire
13th South Shields Folk Club website South Shields, Northumberland
14th Barnsley Folk Club website Barnsley, South Yorkshire
16th Rivelin Folk Club website Sheffield, South Yorkshire
18th The Full Circle Folk Club   Cutthorpe Nr Chesterfield, Derbyshire
19th Folk Evening - Elsie's website Edenbridge, Kent
21st St. George's Day Event, Leadenhall Market   City of London
23rd St. George's Day Event - John Harvard Library   Borough, London
MAY 2008  
16th-18th Shepley Spring Festival website Shepley, West Yorkshire
23rd-24th * Festival cancelled*
Cleethorpes Folk Festival
website Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire
23rd-24th Chippenham Folk Festival website Chippenham
26th Chester Folk Festival website Kelsall,Cheshire
JUNE 2008  
13th-15th Middlewich Folk and Boat Festival website Middlewich, Cheshire
23rd Croydon Folk Club website Croydon, Surrey
24th Hoy at Anchor Folk Club website Leigh-on-Sea, Essex
26th Stortford Music Club website Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
30th Stockton folk Club website Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland
JULY 2008  
11th-12th Priddy Folk Festival website Priddy, Somerset
16th Faversham Folk Club website Faversham, Kent
24th The Redbourn Folk Club website Redbourn, Hertfordshire
AUGUST 2008  
1st-8th Sidmouth Folk Week website Sidmouth, Devon
16th-
22nd
Whitby Folk Week website Whitby, North Yorkshire
24th, 25th Towersey Village Festival website Towersey, nr Thame, Oxfordshire
29th-31st Fylde Folk Festival website Fylde, Lancashire
SEPTEMBER 2008  
26th Oxford Folk Club website Oxford, Oxfordshire
OCTOBER 2008  
4th, 5th Tenterden Folk Festival, website Tenterden, Kent
15th Little Missenden Festival website Little Missenden, Buckinghamshire
19th Swan Folk website Loughborough, Leicstershire
NOVEMBER 2008  
23rd Open Door Folk Club website Oldham, Lancashire
25th Ryburn Folk Club website Ripponden, West Yorkshire
DECEMBER 2008  
6th Sutton Folk Club website Sutton, Bedfordshire
14th Bothy Folk Club website Southport, Lancashire
15th The White Horse Folk Club website Beverley, East Yorkshire
26th National Theatre website South Bank, London