Hungry Horse Acoustic Folk Club      
The premier weekly folk music venue on the Wirral Peninsula

 

HUNGRY HORSE ACOUSTIC FOLK 
www.hungryhorseacoustic.com


Hello and welcome to the website of probably 
one of the best and most popular folk music venues 
in the north west of England.

@
  
The Whitby Club
Chester Road/Dunkirk Lane
Ellesmere Port, Cheshire,
CH65 6QF

                                 Firstly: please note that NO MEMBERSHIP is required                                       to attend the venue each Thursday evening    




THERE ARE TWO TYPES OF EVENING, i.e.

WEEKLY - Singers, Musicians, Poets, Nights 

in the  President's Lounge   They are ADMISSION FREE
  
Singers, Musicians, Poets, Storytellers and Audience 
~~ all most welcome ~~

NB:  There is a hat collection on BIG Spot nights


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ONCE A MONTH - Concert Nights 

take place in the Oak Room suite

For concert tickets ring -- 0151-678-9902 
                               07981-639-336 

or visit the website -- www.wegottickets.com

Start time all nights: 
7-45pm until 10-45pm (approx.)

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2018


 

DECEMBER   


13        Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with VOCAL POINT (duo)


20        Singers, Musicians, Poets -- 'Christmas Party Night'


27        CLOSED




2019
JANUARY


3         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night    


10        Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with ROGER PARKER & BRIAN JONES


17         OAK ROOM CONCERT with ---  STANLEY ACCRINGTON  £8


24        Themed Singers, Musicians, Poets Night:   'Songs of Buddy Holly'

31        Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with ARTHUR MARSHALL


FEBRUARY

7          Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with PHOEBE REES 

14        Singers, Musicians, Poets Night

21        OAK ROOM CONCERT with STEVE KNIGHTLEY  £18

28        Singers, Musicians, Poets Night


MARCH  

7         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with COLIN HENDERSON (of 'Tom Topping Band')

14       OAK ROOM CONCERT with --- MARTIN CARTHY    £10 

21       Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with JOHN WALSH & KEITH PRICE  (of 'Cream of the Barley')

28       Singers, Musicians, Poets Night  



APRIL 

4         Themed Singers, Musicians, Poets Night:  'Songs of the '60's & 70's' 

11         OAK ROOM CONCERT with --- Guest act to be confirmed

18       Themed Singers, Musicians, Poets Night:  'Shanties & Songs of the Sea'           (NB:19th is Good Friday)

25       Singers, Musicians, Poets Night



MAY

         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night 

9          Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with 
TENNESSEE WALTZ  (Jimmy Rae & Sarah Wright)


16            
OAK ROOM CONCERT with --- Guest act to be confirmed

23        Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with (tbc)............................

*********************************************************************************30        14th WIRRAL FOLK FESTIVAL - DAY 1 -- "Sing in the Festival Night"

31        14th WIRRAL FOLK FESTIVAL - DAY 2

JUNE

1          14th WIRRAL FOLK FESTIVAL - DAY 3

2          14th WIRRAL FOLK FESTIVAL - DAY 4

            For festival lineup see website:  www.wirralfolkonthecoast.com

*********************************************************************************6          Singers, Musicians, Poets Night

13        OAK ROOM CONCERT with --- BRAM TAYLOR BAND  £8

20        Singers Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with  (tbc)............................


27       
Singer, Musicians, Poets Night




JULY

4           Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with NICK DOW (ex-BBC Radio 2 'Lancashire Drift')

11         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night


18
         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with EVERLASTING MINDS

25         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night





AUGUST  

1           Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with JOHN WARD TRIO

8           OAK ROOM CONCERT with --- JEZ LOWE  £9

15         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night

22        
Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with  (tbc)........................   

29         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night




SEPTEMBER


5           Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with GERRY FFRENCH

12         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night


19
         OAK ROOM CONCERT with --- Guest act to be confirmed

26         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night



OCTOBER

3           Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with CURLY PIG

10        
Celebrate the Club's 13th Anniversary --

             Themed Singers, Musicians, Poets Night
-- 'Songs of JOHN DENVER'


17        
OAK ROOM CONCERT with --- Guest act to be confirmed


24         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with HENRY BALL     

31         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night 
       


NOVEMBER


7           Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with  (tbc).......................

14         Singers, Musicians, Poets Night

21
         OAK ROOM CONCERT with --- ALLAN TAYLOR

28         Themed Singers, Musicians, Poets Night  -- 'Chorus Songs'


DECEMBER


5           Singers, Musicians, Poets Night + BIG Spot with  (tbc).......................


12         OAK ROOM CONCERT with --- Guest act to be confirmed


19         Singers, Musicians, Poets - 'Christmas Party Night'



26         CLOSED