Of interest...


Listen to Phil Wood interviewing me on Manchester Online Radio & hear a couple of tracks from my next CD

- click here: MOL Podcast

If you think your website should be on the list below, email me the link because I've probably not seen it! - Here are some of my favourite places to visit on the internet:

smoothoperations.com - Music documentaries and series
whirligig-tv.co.uk - TV Nostalgia from the 50s
Masters Of Cinema - The definitive site for film lovers
Masters Of Cinema Series - The best DVD label in the UK (run by my son)
The Criterion Collection - The best DVD label in the USA

Real Music - a resource for live music clubs, folk clubs, concert venues and more
Hanky Park - Lancashire songs and humour at their best
The Child Ballads - The Child Ballads, A complete list
folking.com - Info from the Folk World
Roger Liptrot photos - Galleries/photos of Folk Performers
Michael Raven - Michael Raven's Catalogue of recordings
fyldeguitars.com - See the range of stunning acoustic guitars
mikeharding.co.uk - Mike Harding's website
houghtonweavers.com - The Houghton Weavers' website
Fivepenny Piece - The official Fivepenny Piece website
oldhamtinkers.com - The Oldham Tinkers - The Lancashire Legends
harveyandrews.com - Harvey Andrews' website
anthonyjohnclarke.com - Anthony John Clarke - great singer / songwriter
heartsofoak.net - Great singers from Devon, specializing in maritime songs.
tradmusic.com All about music, gigs, recordings, artistes and much more!
ampworldmusic.com Brian (Preston) Dewhurst's site: dynamic promotion of folk, roots & acoustic music worldwide.
scoldsbridle.co.uk Sue and Liz, from the Fylde - two great singers of trad and contemporary songs.
crackedflag.com Harmonies and songs from folk music through to the Beatles & Eagles. A guaranteed good night.
firesidefusiliers.co.uk A motley collection of 5, 6, 7, or even 8 blokes who love to sing!
http://www.myspace.com/matchstalkmen Brian & Michael - the original Matchstalk Men - and L.S. Lowry

www.poyntonfolkfestival.com - Poynton festival every April
www.folkclub.org.uk - Westhoughton Folk Club
http://redshedbootlegged.bravehost.com - Concerts in Wakefield, Yorkshire
www.spirefolk.org.uk - Attic Folk Club Chesterfield
www.fman.freeserve.co.uk Davylamp Folk Club (Washington Arts Centre)

Lancashire Born & Bred - Comedy Poems and Monologues.
toontoons.com - Gary Hogg's website
monologues.co.uk - Make 'em Laugh, Humorous Monologues & Poems
Mike's Monologues - Humorous Monologues in Lancashire Dialect
Graveyard - Graveyard Monologues
Salt Town Poets
Howling Dog - Created in Lancashire, the comic poems of Steve Morris
Raftery the Poet - Poet with a difference, as well as dual nationality - from Lancashire, now lives in Yorkshire
Poems For Kids & Krumblies - Poetic Memories of Northern Life

www.abcounties.co.uk - The Association Of British Counties. Find out the true county for any town in Britain
www.forl.co.uk - Friends of Real Lancashire
Rupert Bear Annual covers - See the complete range of Rupert's Annual covers
After Dinner Speakers and Motivational Speakers - from the Now You're Talking Speaker Agency.