We are delighted to let you know that our music sessions will be returning to the Black Bitch Tavern. The October sessions will be held on Thursday 7th October from 8pm and Sunday 17th October from 2pm onwards. Both sessions will be held in the Upstairs Function room. If you would like to come along, you will be made most welcome!
Over the last few months, the Linlithgow Folk Festival organisers have continued to plan events for this years 'mini folk festival'. The festival will be held between Thursday 9th and Sunday 12th September. An overview of events planned include:
Thursday 9th from 7.30pm - an online concert featuring items from the Twinning Associations of Linlithgow and our twin town Guyancourt in France. The concert will be on the Twinning Associaton youtube channel:
Friday 10th from 2pm to 5pm - a music session at the Black Bitch Tavern, Linlithgow. Over the course of the weekend, the Black Bitch Tavern will be available for sessions.
Friday 10th from 8.00pm - an online concert by Ross Miller, the official Town Piper, on the LFFA youtube channel at: A finalist in the 2019 BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year and a Danny Kyle Award Winner at Celtic Connections Ross has also won the World Pipe Band Championships and an array of Solo Piping prizes in his career so far. His debut album 'The Roke' is out now!
Saturday 11th from 12 noon to 1.00pm - 'Weans World' featuring Cockleroy will entertain children (adults can sing along too!) in the Rose Garden
Saturday 11th from 1.00m to 5.00pm - an afternoon of live folk and traditional music at the Burgh Halls Cafe
Sunday 12th from 1.00pm to 5.00pm - again at the Burgh Halls Cafe, an afternoon of live folk and traditional music
Our AGM was held on Monday 8th February. Due to the current covid19 restrictions, we couldn't meet at our spiritual home of the Black Bitch Tavern. This AGM saw us embrace ZOOM with reports from office holders presented and approved, feedback given on the year past and the discussion of possibilities for the year ahead.