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Abbotsbury near to sell out….

June 13th 2011

Our annual event at Abbotsbury Saturday 02 July is now getting near to sell out with less than 100 tickets left. Tickets £23 (adults) £12 (children) £50 Family (two adults and up to three children) available from Abbotsbury Tourism 01305 871130.

Line up:
Cara Dillon – award winning Irish songstress accompanied by husband Sam Lakeman

The Scoville Units – Celtic/Bluegrass six piece with our own Miranda Sykes on double bass & vocals

Jim Causley – the rich-voiced, award-nominated former frontman of the band Mawkin:Causley

Luke Jackson – prodigiously talented 16 year-old singer songwriter from Canterbury

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