Chillesford

David Grimwood

When David Grimwood decided to turn his restaurant in Chillesford, near Woodbridge, Suffolk into an auditorium once a month, he approached it with the same attitude as he would when preparing a good meal.  The ingredients should be of the best quality, be well presented, and once sated you would want to come back for …

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The Rubber Wellies

Original, entertaining and thought provoking, The Rubber Wellies are a travelling folk outfit like few others. Based in the Basque Country, Ireland and UK they are a touring collective skippered by singer songwriter and circus musician Harry Bird and multi-instrumentalist and composer Christophe Capewell. With three albums under their belts and over eight years of …

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Bob Kettle

Bob Kettle plays mandolin and bouzouki with Northern Folk/Rock band Merry Hell.  They will be bringing their brand of folk-rock mayhem to Leiston Film Theatre on Friday October 28th.  They are then back again in Suffolk on Sunday December 4th when they will play an acoustic set at Folk at the Froize.   Tony Bell …

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Folk at the Froize

It was last February I think, in the Elizabethan surroundings of Glemham Hall, that David Grimwood asked me what I thought about an idea he had to run monthly folk sessions at his restaurant, The Froize, at Chillesford in Suffolk.   David’s concept, much like the food he serves, was that the performers should only be …

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