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Welcome to this year’s festival information. We have a very varied programme so we trust there will be events of interest to our regular audience and to lots of new people. We continue this year to focus on artists with local connections.

We are very grateful to our generous sponsors and we look forward to seeing you all at the 2018 Woolpit Festival.

Nick Foster, Chair, on behalf of Woolpit Festival Committee

You can now book your tickets & pay by credit or debit card – call the Box Office 01359 240 866

Our 2016 Showreel


Upcoming Events

June 22, 20187:30 pm

An Evening with Terry Waite and Martin Bell

Their careers, Martin as a BBC foreign affairs correspondent for and Terry working for the church, have taken them all over the world. Both have faced great danger; Terry Waite negotiating the release of hostages in Lebanon was himself held hostage, and Martin risked his life in international war zones and was badly wounded in Bosnia.

June 23, 20187:30 pm


The band’s style continues to be eclectic and ranges from the classic New Orleans style of the Buddy Bolden era to the jump-jive of Louis Prima, and, they would add, everything in between!

June 24, 20187:30 pm

Clare Hammond, Piano

This year we are delighted to welcome Nottingham born Clare Hammond. Acclaimed by the Daily Telegraph as a pianist of ‘amazing power and panache’, Clare has performed at many European festivals, broadcast on BBC Radio 3, and collaborated with a number of string quartets, including the Brodsky, Endellion and Bedke.