Christchurch Folk Music Club

Camel Cottage, Andy Thompson in Concert

By Tony Hale

“The evening was drizzly and coolish, welcome relief from a recent series of enervating
norwesters. Andy had invited me to Addington’s Camel Cottage, in parts rambling
home, recording studio and mini-concert venue for alternative music. He said he
would be doing two or three songs….. Read more

A Collection of Photos from John Flynn

The first 6 photos in this collection provided by John Flynn were taken by Brian Milne at the High Street Folk Center A very young Alistair Hulett Frank Fyfe Bush Band (L-R) Warwick Brock, Gordon Collier, Vic Brown, Frank Fyfe, Dave Hart, Mike...

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Barry Davies

By Tony Hale Copyright 2017 Despite the Welshness of his name, Barry Davies is from South Devon, from Paignton to be exact and in 1971 he was a 23 year old guitar hero of the author who would sit in the front row of the Folk Centre taking notes. Each had...

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