Only Remembered First World War Tribute Concert

Roots Community Singers mark the 100 year Armistice of the First World War this November with a unique tribute concert consisting of songs from the folk tradition, story telling and poetry all set to a back drop of evocative images reflecting the times and events of a conflict which left few unscathed and which had […]

Fabulous Young ‘Uns Workshop!

We laughed a lot, we learnt a lot! What an amazing day we had with The Young ‘Uns at Thringstone Community Centre. In spite of the awful wintery weather which still gripped the country after a week of icy blasts over 60 workshop participants braved the conditions for what turned out to be a superb […]

Harmony Singing Workshop With The Young ‘Uns

Come and join Sean Cooney, David Eagle and Michael Hughes, BBC Folk award winners on this one day workshop at Thringstone Community Centre, The Green, Thringstone, Leicestershire. LE67 8NR. This laid back singing workshop is open to everyone irrespective of whether you think you can sing or not! As well as being superb musicians, the Young […]

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Barley Jack

Scarecrows have a long and ancient lineage and originally had a more esotoric purpose than merely frightening birds!  There are strong connections to the John Barley Corn and the corn king stories which involve, the age old cycle of scarifice, death and reserection. Our scarecrow, Barley Jack is helping to advertise our storytelling event, Tales […]

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The Crowman Cometh!

After the summer break, ROOTS will be back in action supporting professional storyteller, Tom Phillips when he shows off his shape shifting skills by becoming The Crowman!  Heading up an evening of storytelling, music and song based on Halloween, Samhain and Harvest Home, Tom’s stories are drawn from the myth and legends of British and […]

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Tales From The Crowman

Email Sue or telephone 07981 356388 to book tickets or crowmanflyersmall

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Roots Raising The Roof!

After a two month summer lay off our Folk On the Farm choir, Roots got off to a fantastic start with lots of new members joining us, all of which were in fine voice. Just to prove it, we really raised the roof with one of our new songs, Unison In Harmony.  After only a […]

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Morris On At Lincoln!

Never been to Lincoln before, what a lovely place for a get-a-way which I'll have to revisit to fully appreciate as I was dancing out with Bare Bones border morris side. Beautiful surroundings and reasonable weather for once and superb ending when all the sides came together for a grand finale in the minster yard […]

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