Bermondsey Folk Festival

Bermondsey Folk Festival 2019 Final Black and white copy

Bermondsey Folk Festival is an annual free folk festival in the heart of South East London. Every year it is bigger and better!

The 2019 Festival will be on Sunday September 8th & the rather excellent lineup includes:

chapter9.jpgAndy Irvine

167.jpgMartin Simpson

IMG_1121.pngBen Walker

Stick In The Wheel

Marisa Jack & Davy

Alison Frosdick & Jack Burnaby

Bity Booker

Sarah Lloyd & Ian Kennedy

Jacken Elswyth

Liam Cooper

Russell Joslin

Trista Selous

More to be announced in the upcoming weeks & months. It’s very exciting.

Here are a few highlights from 2018.



The main stage in the Blue Market was packed out for CirculusCirculus, Lisa Knapp and Martin Carthy.

The Irish & Rapper dancing were excellent as usual!

IMG_0039 2.jpg

Ady Johnson, David Jaycock, RussmanRussman and Cunning Folk as well as The Embers Band (pictured) played at Shortwave…


We also had the pleasure of Arfur Doo and the Toe Rags, traditional Irish and English dancing and a guided walk of Bermondsey with comedian Arthur Smith!