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Abbotsbury 2012 Saturday 7th July

July 2nd 2012

The 15th in our series of Summer Family Concerts at Abbotsbury Sub Tropical Gardens is just a few days away.
Joining Steve, Phil & Miranda will be ‘nu-folk’ star Jim Moray, BBC Horizon Award winner Lucy Ward, Welsh instrumental wizards Jamie Smith’s Mabon, our own Phillip Henry & Hannah Martin and the Germany-based English duo Broom Bezzums who have supported Show of Hands on tour in Europe.
Tickets from Abbotsbury Tourism on 01305 871130. Doors open 1.30pm. Music starts 3pm and runs to 9.30pm.
Tickets Adult £25, Child £15 and Family £55 (2 Adults plus up to 3 Children).

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