Posts Tagged ‘arts and culture’

Calico Jack to play at Cross Guns re-opening, 1st March

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Boatie band Calico Jack will play at the re-opening of the Cross Guns in Avoncliff, a favourite boaters’ pub, from 4pm to 8pm on Wednesday 1st March.

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Carol Service and Christmas Floating Market, Bradford on Avon 3rd and 4th December

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Following the very successful K&A Floating Market in July, there will be a Carol Service and Christmas Floating Market in Bradford on Avon on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December between 11am and 7pm.

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Floating Market 30th-31st July, Bradford on Avon

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

floating makt

There will be a floating market on the K&A at Bradford on Avon on 30th and 31st July 2016, 10am to 4pm, below Bradford lock.

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Off the Cut film showing, Bath, Sat 16th July

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

There will be a showing of Off the Cut, the film by Wendy Zakiewicz, at the Bell in Walcot St, Bath this Saturday 16th July 2016, followed by some great sounds.

boaters gig

Mikron to bring chocolate factory to the K&A

Saturday, July 9th, 2016

Only joking, but the wonderful Mikron Theatre are again coming to the K&A, Wiltshire, Bath and Bristol on their historic narrowboat Tyseley between 10th and 30th July 2016. 

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Off the Cut and Calico Jack double bill 6th July

Sunday, July 3rd, 2016

Bradford on Avon Fringe  is showing ‘Off the Cut’, the film by Wendy Zakiewicz, followed by the K&A’s best known liveaboard boatie band Calico Jack at the Three Horseshoes, Frome Rd, Bradford on Avon on Wednesday 6th July at 8pm. This boatie double bill promises to be a great night.

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Barge Inn, Honey Street to re-open as live music venue

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Darren Simons and Violet McLaren, owners of Swindon’s best known music venue the Victoria, are taking over as the new tenants at the Barge Inn, Honey Street on 21st April.

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Trade’s End

Monday, March 28th, 2016

As a holiday treat, we bring you Trade’s End by traditional folk band Whistling Treason from Bradford on Avon. You can listen to it here:

https://soundcloud.com/whistlingtreason/trades-end-demo-24bit

Here are the lyrics:

Crumb cocoa and dates,
Bottled beer stacked in crates,
Damn all the Waterways Board!
Coal by the ton for the
Old ironworks run,
Damn all the Waterways Board!

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New film about boaters on the K&A to be launched 23rd March, Bradford on Avon

Monday, March 14th, 2016

Film maker Wendy Zakiewicz invites all boaters to the launch of her new film ‘Off the Cut’ on Wednesday 23rd March 2016 at 7pm at St Margaret’s Hall, Bradford on Avon, BA15 1DE. Off the Cut launch flyer 23-03-2016

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Hold Fast – it’s Christmas!

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

This year we bring you a Christmas treat by the K&A’s best known liveaboard boatie band Calico Jack.

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