The Waltham Abbey Folk Club

Midsummer Sing 2017

Friday 16th - Sunday, 18th June

Our popular annual event returns this year by public demand to The Lambourne End Centre, Lambourne End, Chigwell, Essex

A weekend of music and relaxation, Singarounds with songs, tunes, spoken word and the famous/infamous "STEPDANCE-ON-A-SMALL-BOARD" Prize Contest!

Level camping field at the forest edge, suitable for tents, campers, vans, etc. Good facilities, wheelchair-friendly, with toilets, shower blocks, comfortable meeting room with toilets and full use of adjoining large kitchen (crockery, cutlery, utensils included). Limited fridge space for sharing.Tabled courtyards ideal for outdoor sessions, snacking, chatting, etc.

Centre includes nearby farm animal enclosures, gardens, allotments, activity facilities and adjoins forest with woodland walks, lakes, etc.

Secure separate hard-standing car park available for campers with tents/caravans. Children welcome. Dogs welcome, but need to be under control in Centre.


FULL WEEKEND: £20 per person

  • FRIDAY (After 4PM): £5 per person
  • SATURDAY (Full Day + Night sessions): £15 per person
  • SUNDAY (Until 4PM): £5 per person

Venue Camping Charges (additional):

  • £5 per person per night
  • Friday Evening Meal - "bring & Share"
  • Saturday Evening Meal (Optional Extra) will be from local "Chippie" – details/prices to follow.

Bookings Now Available: Cheques (payable to Waltham Abbey Folk Club) or Cash accepted.
Bookings/Information from JAN AYRES 01992 613987
See the Centre:


Next Monday 21 August:

Singaround - everybody welcome!


Future special guests:


4 September 2017 - JIMMY GRAYBURN

Exciting new(ish) talent who is making a name on the music scene. Come along and enjoy a fresh and entertaining evening - then you can say, "I saw him before he was REALLY famous"


2 October 2017 - JOHN & DI CULLEN

One of Kent's best-kept secrets, the exquisite duo of John & DI Cullen. Singing & playing a mixture of favourite traditional or rare and unusual songs gathered from a variety of sources, the comic, the quirky, the emotive or the engaging, A good evening is guaranteed.

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