Richard Thompson

2014 Video

Fancy dress theme…

We’ve decided on a Fancy Dress theme for this year. Last year was the first time we’ve had such an open theme (the letter P) and it worked really well. It was brilliant fun looking around and trying to work out who was dressed as what and how it related to... read more

Kathryn Tickell gets OBE

Great news! Kathryn Tickell has been recognised in the Queen’s birthday honours list. And very well deserved too – she’s one of folk music’s great international ambassadors. A tremendously inspiring performer. We were wondering what happened if... read more

Day tickets on sale now!

Some have you have been waiting for this day… DAY TICKETS are now sale! Now we all know that it’s much better to come for the whole weekend, but some of you just can’t make it – mainly due to those inconsiderate few getting married on... read more

Just booked – HOT RIZE

We are more excited than you can even imagine to announce that Hot Rize will be completing the list of headliners at Purbeck this year. These guys are the absolute cream of bluegrass instrumentalists and singers; they’re just awesome. Between them they have won loads... read more

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Purbeck Valley Folk Festival

Purbeck Valley Folk Festival is a small festival set on a farm on the beautiful Jurassic Coastline. We’re a festival that’s loved by everyone because there’s loads for kids to do, loads for parents and loads for the old folkies! read more…