A list of our friends and our favourite sites. (If we've missed you off, drop us an email)
In And Around The Village
The Royal Oak, Over Stratton – Good pub with great food in the next village
Combined Arts Drama Group. Our village thespians who perform at the hall.
'In the Heart of South Somerset' – A magazine about all that is current in our County.
Boiling Kettle Theatre Company. Our partners in an exciting new three year collaboration – 'Defender of the Dead.'
A.C.Mole -our long-suffering and very patient accountants who struggle annually to make sense of our bookkeeping!
JEROKA – Our resident folk band. Jerry and Kay, who provide excellent music for dances, ceilidh's functions and general knees-up's at very reasonable prices. (They tell me!)
Maureen Moore UKCP Registered Psychotherapist, Councillor, Clinical Supervisor & EMDR practitioner. – Keeping us on the rails.
Petherton Picture Show. – Providing quality films at the hall every fortnight.
Professor Paradox – Hilarious shows for parties and events from a unique local children's entertainer
Sunray folk club, at Broadmayne Village Hall. A nice little club with some great upcoming artistes
Wessex Acoustic Folk Club Another superb venue.- Blanford, Dorset. Friday Nights are folkie nights. Excellent guests.
Bridport Music – For all your musical needs.
Brighter Business Energy – helping businesses save money on their utility bill
Folk South West – Working to spread the message that it's not all beards and sandals
Take Art – Making arts experiences of the highest quality accessible to all communities within Somerset.
Halsway Manor – National Centre for the Folk Arts – An independent charity that provides a year-round programme of events and learning activities in traditional folk music, dance, song, storytelling, folklore and related arts and crafts.
Harmony Central – EVERYTHING about guitars
The Jake Thackray Website – Homage to the master with loads of lyrics and tabs.
Bright Young Folk. An interesting site 'Keeping a beady eye on the bright young music scene in the British Isles'. It's lovely to see the new generation of artistes keeping the old tradition going.
Podcasts & MP3 – Sites from which you can download excellent (and free) music.
Folkcast with Ken Nicol (ex Albion Band) and Phil Widdows – Lots better than Folk on 2 in our opinion!
The Sound of the Embergher Mandolin – Huge collection of downloadable classical mandolin music
Mandolin Cafe – THE definitive site for aspiring and expert Mando players. Includes dozens of free MP3 downloads
Banjo Newsletter – Let it never be said that we discriminate !!
Clawhammer Banjo Tab – More things Banjo.