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Our Devon correspondents:


South Devon:

Martyn Hillstead, Teignmouth Folk Club


North Devon and West Somerset:

vacant - see note below


East/Mid Devon and East Somerset & Bridgwater:

Bill Crawford, The Claque


  • for the convenience of local readers on this page: reports covering both Devon and Somerset appear on both Devon and Somerset webpages (but only once in FQ, of course ...)



"Stepdancing at Dartmoor Folk Festival"

Alan Quick (this was our Oct 2015 cover)

Feb 2017:

Barbara Brown, Shammick Acoustic, has had to stand down as our North Devon and West Somerset correspondent.

We thank Barbara for her past contributions which were greatly appreciated.





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