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Cropredy 2015 Dates Announced!
For those of you wishing to plan ahead, we are pleased to announce that the dates for next year's festival will be the 13 - 15 August. That is NEXT year - 2015.
Cropredy Marina Now Open!
The 249 berth Cropredy Marina on the Oxford Canal is now open.
For those folk bringing narrow boats to the festival, the Cropredy Marina is situated on the Claydon Road, just five mins walk from the village centre.
For more information, click here.
Nik Kershaw at Cropredy on WBBC!!
Highlights of Nik Kershaw's performance at last year's Cropredy Festival join those of Mediaeval Baebes and The Dunwells on the WBBC (Whispering Bob Broadcast Company) website.
Each Wednesday, one live performance from each band will be put on line. Fantastic artists like The Dunwells, Mediaeval Baebes and Danny & the Champions of the World will be amongst the first few to be featured. Simply subscribe to the WBBC YouTube channel, WhisperingBob.tv to see them all! You can do that here.
The full length documentary will then follow and will feature a different performance from artists already featured with a highlight video, along with any other artists who weren't featured. More...
The Mischa Macpherson Trio win the Young Folk Awards 2014!!
We are delighted to see that one of our favourite acts from the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Awards semi-finals in Kendal has won the final - The Mischa Macpherson Trio.
Mischa (Clarsach and Vocals), Innes (Guitar) and Conal (Pipes and Whistles) blew the judges away with their fabulous performance.
Each year, as part of their prize, the winners are given a slot at Fairport's Cropredy Convention. More...