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Cropredy Success on You Tube!!
Added 2008-07-21 07:52:50

Our official Fairport's Cropredy Convention preview video has clocked up over 18,000 hits on YouTube.


We're delighted the film has proved popular, especially as it has racked up so many hits in just few months.


The ten-minute professionally-shot promotional video contains footage from our two-hour 'Fairport @ Forty' DVD and includes clips of Lulu, Jools Holland, Seth Lakeman, Mike Harding, Geoff Hughes, Frank Skinner, Richard Thompson, Ashley Hutchings, Dave Mattacks, Chris While and Joe Boyd among others. More...

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More Kirstie Handley Photos in the Gallery!
Added 2008-08-22 08:17:16

Cropredy's official photogapher for the last 4 years, Kirstie Handley, has more photographs on show in the Gallery.

Among the pics currently on view are her fabulous shots of the equally fabulous Julie Fowlis who warmed our hearts on a very wet Saturday evening.

More pics will be added throughout the week but for a look now, please click here.

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Initial Cropredy Report!
Added 2008-08-14 10:36:08

The fields are clear and the mud is drying as Gareth Williams reflects on this year's festival.

"Firstly, a huge thank you to everyone who braved the weather to make Cropredy 2008 the most enjoyable festival for me since I took over the helm from Chris Pegg in 2004.


Yes, it rained on Saturday; yes it was muddy; but the spirit and atmosphere created this year by you, the audience, was extraordinary. This 'vibe' is not something which anyone can purchase or plan for - it is created somewhere out there in the fields by you, the Cropredy crowd. More...

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Kevin Smith Photos in the Gallery!!
Added 2008-08-19 11:53:13

Kevin Smith was out and about with his camera over the Cropredy weekend.

As well as the usual snaps of the bands, Kevin took some fabulous shots of the artists in the crowd (especially around the bar....). Actually, with a bar as good as our's it is impossible to keep them away! Take a look in the gallery here.

pic: Kevin Smith

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