Winter Fair 2012 Press Release

Waveney Greenpeace Winter Fair

St.Edmunds Hall, Southwold

Saturday 25 February 2012

* Lineup updated

Waveney Green Peace Winter Fair

St. Edmunds Hall, SouthWold, Saturday 25 February 2012

The eighth annual Waveney Greenpeace Winter Fair is all set for Saturday 25February 2012.  It is a twin event with a daytime Fair taking place from 11am to 5:30pm and an evening Gig running from 7pm until 11:30pm.

The Fair will have stalls, live music, a raffle, green information, hot and cold organic food and drinks and a well stocked organic bar.  Children’s activities will be provided by Waveney Valley Woodcraft Folk.  Admission is by donation on the door.

New this year: Children’s (Green) Talent Show! There are prizes to be won… for more info see below.

Following on from the Winter Fair will be the Winter Gig and with the stalls gone there will be plenty of space for dancing to a range of bands. Full lineup TBC.  Food will continue to be served in the evening.  Tickets for the evening gig are £5 and are available on the door.


11:00 Banned from the community – Old time bluegrass
11:45 Tsigayner  – Klezmer
12:30 Kids Talent Contest including Tutti Folk band
13:20 Heartbeat – Acapella, Vernon Rose – Singer
14:10 Hare’s breath – Folk
15:00 Twisted Routes – Celtic instrumental
15:45 Gracie – Singer Songwriter
16:15 The Pancakes – Idiosyncratic Blues
16:55 The Actor and the Peach
17:20 Raffle

17:30 Break

19:00 Steven Lay – Singer Songwriter
19:30 Gael Mosesson – Eclectic Boogie Folk
20:25 Swingball – East European and 30’s Jazz
21:30 The VagabandRock’n’Roll/Swing/Country/Ska
22:40 Solko – Rock/Soul/Funk/Jazz/Reggae
23:30 Close


Children’s (Green) Talent Show

New to this year’s fair is a green-themed talent show. The show is open to all under 21’s and should (try) to feature something green, whether thats a costume, lyrics or otherwise.

Registrations will be allowed on the day, but to avoid disappointment please register by contacting:

Eloise Wilkinson
01986 788785

or email:

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Getting To The Fair

There are regular buses to Southwold from Lowestoft (99 & 601), Beccles (523/524) and Halesworth (520). See www.travelineeastanglia.org.uk or phone 0871 200 22 33 for details.

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Waveney Greenpeace

The Winter Fair is a significant fundraising event for Greenpeace with every penny raised going directly towards campaigns to protect the environment.

Waveney Greenpeace meets once a month at the Fisher Theatre in Bungay.  Meetings are usually held on the third Monday of the month at 7:30pm.

For further information contact:-

Graham Elliott
01502 714661
077 3334 8811


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