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Sausage and Ale Festival, Appledore!


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Held in St Mary's Hall, in the picturesque shipbuilding village of Appledore on the 13th - 14th April. Showcasing a wide range of local Ales, Ciders and Sausages, some from further afield too. With live music though out and free children's entertainment. There will be many other alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages also available as well as Ice Cream for the little'uns! FREE ENTRY FOR CHILDREN ACCOMPANIED BY A RESPONSIBLE ADULT.

Score cards will be available for the revellers to rate the Ales, Ciders and Sausages. The score cards will contribute towards the judging, and prize winning beverage and Sausage.

The live entertainment will include music on both the Friday evening from 5pm and Saturday from 12am, until late. Fantastic children's entertainment will be provided from midday on the 14th April.

We are very excited about this years music line up. 13th & 14th April 2018...
FRIDAY 13th APRIL, doors open 5pm then >
Black Anchors - Punk rockers from Barnstaple fronted by Scott Xander Linn with James Fidge on bass and Billy Hammett on drums. Debut EP out 27th April and exciting times are ahead for these guys!
The Datura Roots Collective - Back by popular demand these are dancey reggae experts from South Devon. Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHmTfR6kUkE
Black Friday - high energy folk rock punk from Cornwall, these guys will have the place jumping! The Pogues meet The Dubliners?! Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FeY1ZZ0VkEw
The Rivals - These mod rocking local favourites never fail to get everybody going! With Nick Wright enigmatically fondling the fret board, Tony-Yellow Ambrose smashing the drums with more venom than a rabid viper, Mike Woodland putting the 'P' in P.A.R.T.Y and David Lansbury's driving bass with as much mojo as Weller on steroids.
SATURDAY 14th APRIL doors open 12pm then >
Yazzy - Yazzy Chamberlain is a lovely local songbird that has been wowing audiences with her vocals, she has recently released her debut Album, so watch this space!
Off the Wagon - Skiffle, country, Johnny Cash/Tom Waits with Tristan Elmhirst on vocals and banjo, Christopher Hatton on percussion and washboard and Dave on guitar and accordion. A jugless jug band, 'nuff said.
Rescue Remedy - UK - funkier than blues bluesier than funk. These talented local musicians will be playing a range of well know covers.
Basil's Balls Up Band - a very entertaining band of seasoned... artists. This band will have us laughing or dancing or maybe some thing else or all of the above and more... who knows? Rock n roll Blues.
The Rasscals - New on the local scene this lovely bunch of rapscallions will be playing a range of cover songs including Oasis, Coldplay, Bruno Mars, Stevie Wonder and Kings of Leon.
Captain Accident & The Disasters - this highly acclaimed reggae/dance hall outfit from Cardiff have been touring their music all over the UK and Europe. Not to be missed, skanking a must! Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjavOSm1IzE
Jeramiah Ferrari - A very exciting band from Manchester, bringing a blend of high energy indie rock ska fusion, bring your dancing shoes! Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1SUlZeTSfRo
The Raggamuffins - Our local favourites, if you haven't already worn the souls off your shoes from dancing so much, then Giles, Steve and Melvin will make sure you are visiting the cobblers on Monday, not only a euphemism, but a promise as well.

WEEKEND Ticket £18... which includes Fri evening, Sat all day.
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FRIDAY Ticket £10 ... 5pm - 12am.
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SATURDAY Ticket £12... 12pm - 12am
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