Archived Years

2014 Gigs

Date and time

Who?

Event

Venue/Details

13 December

Captain Swing

Black Diamond Christmas ceilidh

Details blackdiamondfolkclub.org.uk

12 December 8:30 pm

The Night Watch

Drive The Cold Winter Away
For details, click here

Cheltenham Folk Club, Beaufort Arms, 184 London Road, Cheltenham GL52 6HJ 

http://www.users.waitrose.com/ ~cresby/CheltFC.htm

04 December

The Night Watch

Tudor Candlelight Evening

The Night Watch as part of Haden Old Hall’s Tudor Candlelight Evening, 6.30-8.30pm
.Haden Hill House, Halesowen Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7JU.

29 November 7:00 pm

The Night Watch

The Night Watch – Winter Miscellany

The Oak House, Oak Road, West Bromwich, B70 8HJ.
The Oak House is a large, half-timbered Yeoman's farmhouse, dating back to the 16th century. In this lovely setting, the Oak House have requested a programme with mediaeval, renaissance, winter and Shakespearean elements

18 November 7:30 pm

The Night Watch

William Shakespeare: Songs from the Shows.
For details, click here

Swansong at St Mary's Church, Warwick Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham B27 6QS

14 November 7:00 pm

The Night Watch

Black Country Community Radio www.blackcountryradio.co.uk 

Online broadcast of an interview with The Night Watch (Ian and Andy), also covering their solo work and their work with ceilidh band Captain Swing. This is an hour long programme, including interviews, 3 Night Watch tracks, 1 solo Ian Pittaway song, 1 solo Andy Casserley song, and a track by Captain Swing. Rebroadcast of the 10 November programme.
Please note that Black Country Community Radio has no ‘listen again’ feature, so listening live is the only option!

10 November 10:00 pm

The Night Watch

Black Country Community Radio www.blackcountryradio.co.uk 

Online broadcast of an interview with The Night Watch (Ian and Andy), also covering their solo work and their work with ceilidh band Captain Swing. This is an hour long programme, including interviews, 3 Night Watch tracks, 1 solo Ian Pittaway song, 1 solo Andy Casserley song, and a track by Captain Swing. Rebroadcast online on Friday 14 November at 7pm.

Please note that Black Country Community Radio has no ‘listen again’ feature, so listening live is the only option!

01 November

Captain Swing

Stroud Ceilidhs

The Subscription Rooms, George Street, Stroud, GL5 1AE.
Tickets 01453 760900.
Website: www.stroudceilidhs.co.uk

18 October 8:00 pm

The Night Watch

William Shakespeare: Songs from the Shows.
For details, click here

The Fold, New House Farm, Bransford, Worcester WR6 5JB.
Tickets 01886 880 061 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Delicious food will be available in The Fold Café from 6.30pm to 8.00pm. There will also be a bar with a range of specialist beers before the concert and in the interval.

14 October 10:30 am

The Night Watch

William Shakespeare: Songs from the Shows. For details, click here

St. George’s Hall, Load Street, Bewdley DY12 2EQ
Part of Bewdley Festival www.bewdleyfestival.org.uk

14 October 2:30 pm

The Night Watch

The Night Watch are providing the music for Lesley Smith’s one woman show, ‘Anne Boleyn’, in which Anne speaks to the audience from the tower, 45 minutes before her execution.

Bewdley Baptist Church, 61 High Street, Bewdley, DY12 2DJ.
Part of Bewdley Festival www.bewdleyfestival.org.uk

27 September

The Night Watch

Private event

Wedding in High Wickham

20 September

Captain Swing

Private event

70th Birthday Ceilidh, Kenilworth

13 September 8:30 pm

Ian Pittaway

Newhampton Folk Club

Newhampton pub, Riches Street, Whitmore Reans, Wolverhampton, WV6 0DW
www.newhamptonfolk.co.uk

30 August

Captain Swing

Private event

28 June

The Night Watch

William Shakespeare: Songs from the Shows.
For details, click here
Tickets for this concert are strongly recommended, as last year at this venue we had to turn people away who had not paid in advance.

Haden Hill House, Old Hall, Halesowen Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7JU.
Tickets 01384 569 444 or 07986 274 381.

27 June

Captain Swing

Private event

25 May

Ian Pittaway

Solo early music

Fishguard Folk Festival www.pembrokeshire-folk-music.co.uk/Festival.htm

23 May 7:45 pm

The Night Watch

William Shakespeare: Songs from the Shows.
For details, click here

Palace Theatre, Alcester Street, Redditch, B98 8AE. Tickets 01527 65203 or www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk

10 May

Captain Swing

Private event

CBSO Chorus 40th Anniversary Ball

09 May

Captain Swing

Private event

Wedding

05 May

Captain Swing

Upton upon Seven Folk Festival

www.uptonfolk.org

01 May 7:30 pm

The Night Watch

William Shakespeare: Songs from the Shows.
For details, click here

Rugby Library, Little Elborow Street, Rugby CV21 3BZ. Tickets 0300 555 8171 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

26 April 7:30 pm

The Night Watch

William Shakespeare: Songs from the Shows.
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Midlands Arts Centre, Cannon Hill Park Birmingham B12 9QH.
Tickets 0121 446 3232 or www.macarts.co.uk/event/william-shakespeare-songs-from-the-shows

17 April 8:30 pm

The Night Watch

William Shakespeare: Songs from the Shows.
For details, click here

Chequemates Folk Club, Coton and Hopwas Social Club, School Lane, Tamworth, Staffs, B78 3AD.
Tickets 0121 354 4234

29 March

Captain Swing

Private event

08 March

Captain Swing

Private event

08 February

Captain Swing

Private event

02 February

Ian Pittaway

Oud and Guts: a history of the lute

Ian is giving a talk illustrated by music (played by himself) and iconography to Birmingham Secular Fellowship, meeting 11am at Birmingham Buddhist Centre, 11 Park Road, Moseley, Birmingham B13 8AB.

01 February

Captain Swing

Stroud Ceilidhs

The Subscription Rooms, George Street, Stroud, GL5 1AE

Tickets 01453 760900
Website: stroudceilidhs.co.uk

25 January

Captain Swing

Private event

10 January 8:30 pm

The Night Watch

Musical History Tour
for details, click here...

Black Diamond Folk Club, Birmingham blackdiamondfolkclub.org.uk