The Houghton Weavers
The UK's Premier Comedy/Folk Group
Venue: The Forum Studio Theatre
The Houghton Weavers, the UK's premier Comedy/Folk group, have been at the forefront of the country's music scene for over three decades with a hectic concert schedule.
Featuring the collective talents of Tony Berry, David Littler and Steve Millington they entertain their audiences with a mixture of songs and humour.
Cutting their teeth in local folk clubs in their native North West, they have enjoyed non-stop success, with a great following at their concerts, and having a large fan club with members worldwide.
They have recorded twenty-five albums and can even boast a Number 1 hit in Tasmania with their perennial favourite "The Blackpool Belle", a song that also reached Number 3 in New Zealand.
As well as their own series on BBC Television and Radio 2 "The Houghton Weavers" have appeared on countless other television and radio programmes as both entertainers and interviewees.
In recent years they have been increasing demand performing with Brass Bands and Choirs.
The Houghton Weavers guarantee a wonderful evening of humour and song. Their experience in the business together with their style and professionalism ensures that, as their motto says, they will always "KEEP FOLK SMILING"