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 Petherton Folk Festival

South Petherton Online. A guide to the village of South Petherton

The Brewers Arms –  Great pub, local restaurant and accommodation

‘In the Heart of South Somerset’ – A magazine about all that is current in our County.


A.C.Mole -our long-suffering and very patient accountants who struggle annually to make sense of our bookkeeping!

Maureen Moore UKCP Registered Psychotherapist, Councillor, Clinical Supervisor & EMDR practitioner. – Keeping us on the rails.

Wassail Theatre Company 

Petherton Picture Show. – Providing quality films at the hall every fortnight.

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

Other Folk

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

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.

Folk and Honey For Folk gigs, music and news

Folk Radio UK  Online Folk Music Magazine

English Folk Expo 

The Mike Harding Folk Show 


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.