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Snake Davis Band

One of the most in demand saxophone players in the world, Snake Davis, is bringing his 4 piece band, with guitar, bass guitar, drums and, of course, saxophone to Threlkeld. Something for everybody, from floaty to dance-able, from soul through pop to jazz and world, original material and classic sax pieces such as ‘Baker Street’ and ‘Night Train’. Tickets £17, (£8.50 under 18) from village PO, Coffee Shop and on-line here.
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Gertrude Lawrence – A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening

A theatrical cabaret performed by Lucy Stevens with pianist Elizabeth Marcus which tells the story of the 1930’s star of musical comedy Gertrude Lawrence. Using text drawn from Gertrude Lawrence’s memoirs and letters woven with songs from her repertoire, it tells the Gertrude Lawrence story, a feisty, strong woman from Clapham who transcended the class ceiling, forging her stage and screen career. It's funny and revealing with over 20 songs from London variety to hits by Noel Coward and Kurt Weill. Tickets £15 (£7.50 under 18) from village PO, Coffee Shop and on-line here.
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Disappearing Swifts – Illustrated Talk by Tanya & Edmund Hoare

Hear about the incredible lifestyle and life on the wing of these iconic and much-loved masters of the summer skies, with video clips from nest sites. The talk includes swifts’ remarkable migration, the threats they face, why they are in serious decline and what we can do about it. Entry £2 on the door. Bar and Box Office from 7pm.

Ally Harron and Marian Curry

Ally Harron and Marian Curry are a duo who perform Irish and Country music and have been touring with their music since getting together back in 1997. They grew up in the countryside of Co. Fermanagh in the 1960’s, in a time when there was music sessions in the family home, whether it be traditional Irish music or Country music, with local musicians getting together, exchanging tunes, stories and songs. Tickets £12 (£6 under 18)

North Sea Gas

North Sea Gas are Dave Gilfillan, Grant Simpson and Ronnie MacDonald. Over thirty-nine years and stronger than ever! “North Sea Gas” is one of Scotland’s most popular folk bands with great vocals and tremendous three part harmonies. Guitars, Mandolin, Fiddle, Bouzouki, Harmonica, Whistles, Bodhrans, Banjo and good humour are all part of the entertainment. They have received Gold and Silver Disc awards from the Scottish Music Industry Association and regularly have sold out shows at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and around the world! Tickets £12 (£6 under 18)