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 Darlington Folk & Acoustic Club


       The Copper Beech

The club will now be called DARLINGTON FOLK & ACOUSTIC CLUB

This reflects the, more diverse, music and songs being performed and may attract younger participants.

       Our next Guest Evening is  on 21st November

               with  a Double Bill  presenting

      Mathews, Archer & Russell  then Pipe Dream

                       Supported by Ian Rutland


                  Door £5            8 p.m start                                                                   

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Paul Archer, Martin Mathews and Alistair Russell are stalwarts of the Folk scene know their stuff and will entertain you with virtuoso musicianship, good patter and great humour!....

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Pipe Dream have played in our club before. They are, Peter Arkle on lead guitar and vocals, John Haswell on guitar and mandolin with Patricia Haswell providing the main vocals with her unique, powerful voice. This group will have you joining in and appreciating their many varied songs.




Our resident club band was recently out on the streets of Darlington again busking for charity.

       Great North Road  has been playing in the outside market area over several weekends to raise money for the Butterwick Hospice and have now raised over £2900!

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The Copper Beech is situated in the south of Darlington towards the lower end of Neasham Road just before the Geneva Road roundabout if travelling from the town centre. Approaching from out of town it is preferable to take the Darlington Football stadium turn off from the A66 southern ringroad, under the low bridge and just past the first roundabout on the left. There is a large Copper Beech tree just outside!!. Post code for sat navs is DL1 4DH. more information and maps will appear in the "Contact Us "page.



     Our next night will be on 14th November 2019. This will be a Singaround evening These nights often alternate with our guest nights and are free. (Live music only)

Please come along to join in these unique, passionate and enjoyable evenings. Even if you do not perform we would like to emphasize that listeners are always welcome. A small , voluntary, collection and raffle are promoted to help club funds.