Fancy Dress Theme – Y

Yes, we’ve decided to skip doing the double L, and E wasn’t that long ago, so we’re going for a theme of The Letter Y. Think yaks, yams, Yoshi, yoyos, yetis, yachtsman, Yogi bear, or anything yellow! It’s a tough one, but Purbeck festival goers...

Kila, Seckou Keita, Le Vent du Nord

The line-up so far is looking absolutely awesome…! The Longest Johns – Kíla – Seckou Keita Homeland Band – Le Vent du Nord – O’Hooley & Tidow – John Smith – The Henry Girls – Sam Kelly Trio – 3 Daft...

The Longest Johns

Woweeee! Their 2021 version of ‘Wellerman’ began a sea shanty craze on social media – yes, the first viral tiktok stars to grace the barn stages of Purbeck Valley Folk Festival! The Longest Johns Having met and bonded over sea shanties across a...

Teen comp winner – best photo!

Kian Byne was our Photo competition winner. He put this image together using the app used in the workshops (Slow Shutter Cam) to capture some light dancing, and combined it with his guitar (now signed by Newton Faulkner!) – well done Kian! Awesome image.