Minutes and Info – 2018

Minutes and other information from the Hatherleigh Festival Committee. If you are interested in getting involved with the Festival please do contact us. Constitution Festival Committee Minutes 10 JAN 2018 …

The Strange and the Beautiful

The Strange and the Beautiful

Sponsored by Hatherleigh Pottery A six piece band playing original songs with an alt folk groove. Their songs have been aired on local and international radio. The Strange and the …

Vince Lee

Vince Lee

Sponsored by The Tally Ho! Vince Lee has been a mainstay of the South West’s music scene for over 30 years. An authentic, virtuoso blues guitarist and singer whose band …

Indigo Workshop

Drop-in indigo workshop

Do you have a favourite pair of blue jeans? Then you already love indigo. Indigo is a blue dye known to go back 6,000 years. In its natural form it …

Soulcraft

Sponsored by Dunbia The nucleus of Soul Craft was formed in the spring of 2014 in a studio just off the A361 in Knowstone – Copse Corner Studio. Their intention …

Goose Running Festival

New for 2018 and fresh off the back of the success of the Sheep Ahoy! competition we thought it would be great to do something similar but make it a …

Hatherleigh Memories – Films & Talk

A number of films from the Hatherleigh History Archives will be shown and disucssed in a relaxed and friendly environment. An opportunity to listen to memories being shared from yesteryear …

Moth hunters in the Churchyard

We’ll be setting up professional equipment to lure the moths in overnight. Pop by the Churchyard on Sunday morning to see what moths we have caught close up – we …

Ukulele Workshop

Not so many years ago Festival ran a Ukulele workshop which in a small way led to the Ukulele Bashers forming. Well, by popular demand, time for another one. All …

Silver Band Concert

The Hatherleigh Silver Band will be playing in the Town Square Saturday afternoon for a full concert and fresh on the back of yet more National success we are in …

Josie Lloyd

An exhibition of pen and ink, and watercolours by Josie Lloyd     The Workshop Studio, 43 Market Street

Lino Cut

Lino cut workshop, come and make a lino print. Not suitable for under 15 years as sharp tools are involved. Materials provided.   Sunday 10am-12pm | The Workshop Studio, 43 Market …

Lionstar

Lionstar are a Reggae/Rock/World Fusion band based in The South-West UK. The band comprises of 6 members, all of which bring a unique characteristic to the overall sound through their …

Bleeding Four Strings

The Bleeding 4 Strings – Formed 3 years ago when 3 Hatherleigh Ukulele Bashers started jamming with bass player Pete from 80’s Hatherleigh band ‘ The Six’. Expect a mix …

ERDEM MISIRLIOĞLU

We’re delighted to present ERDEM MISIRLIOĞLU playing at Lower Pullworthy. Erdem regularly performs across the UK, appearing in venues such as the Royal Festival Hall, Barbican Hall, Snape Maltings, Cardiff …

Blacksmith Demo Workshop

Come along and view a Blacksmith demonstration workshop.   10am-12pm – The Workshop Studio, 43 Market Street

All Bar One

5 musicians with more than 120 years of experience playing great music from Doris Day to Duke Ellington, Chuck Berry to Coldplay and beyond. The only qualification to be in …

Bath Bombs Workshop

Bath Bombs workshop by Christina Knights. Learn how to make bath bombs that will be a delight at bathtime. Materials provided just bring something to take it home in. Limited …

The Cuckoo & the Nightingale – Concert

Monday July 23rd 2018 at 7.30pm By the Augmented Choir of St. Andrew’s Church, Sampford Courtenay (director of Music: Roger Cleverdon) to include anthems by Tallis, Redford, Gibbons, Purcell, Handel, …

Hatherleigh All Stars

Hatherleigh All Stars

Hatherleigh based superstars Rob, Dave, Christy, Eliza and Ben will be gracing the stage once again in the Town Square – there is absolutely no suppressing these guys and Festival …

Karina and the Slaves

Festival is delighted to welcome back Karina and the Slaves are four experienced musicians, consisting of a powerful female vocalist, guitar, bass & drums. Their very varied set list ranges …

The Dockneys

The Dockneys

The Dockneys are a powerhouse rock/pop trio bringing fantastic ‘rocked-up’ versions of Rock, Pop and Motown songs from across the decades. The band formed for a wedding in April 2017 …

Storytelling with Clive PiG

Clive joins us in the Hatherleigh Primary School’s Woodland Area to perform and tell stories. “Clive PiG – Mister Storyfella, is a storyteller like no other. Using masks & music, …

Bat Detectives in the Churchyard

Who lurks in the dark of Hatherleigh’s Churchyard? Join us to discover the creatures of the night.  We’re inviting people to have a go at using specialist detector equipment that allows …