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Enjoy an evening of musical celebration with Fairport Convention at this golden anniversary concert.

To mark its fiftieth year, Fairport has released a brand new CD titled 50:50@50. The band will play a selection of tracks from the album, plus long-established favourites from their extensive repertoire.

Fairport Convention has attracted critical acclaim throughout its long career. The band won a coveted BBC Lifetime Achievement Award, Radio 2 listeners voted Fairport’s ground-breaking album Liege & Lief, ‘The Most Influential Folk Album of All Time'.

Fairport Convention’s line-up is Simon Nicol on guitar and vocals, Dave Pegg on bass guitar, Chris Leslie on fiddle, mandolin and vocals, Ric Sanders on violin and Gerry Conway on drums and percussion.

Fairport Convention will be supported by the wonderful songwriter and musician Benji Kirkpatrick (Faustus and Bellowhead).