Recent News

Back at it! First In Person Festival for far too long! Shepley 2022. Click on image:

Updated: 28 May 2022

Click on image for footage of the finale of our Saturday night concert. Next up, Teignmouth Festival, South Deveon June 18th:

Howth, County Dublin, Ireland April 14th 2022 - Howth Singing Circle 21st Anniversary Concert

Updated: 10 April 2022

Delighted to be singing at the legendary Abbey Tavern, Howth, County Dublin, Thursday April 14th. Celebrating 21 Years of Howth Singing Circle:

Transatlantic Live Stream House Concert Footage

Updated: 20 March 2022

The transatlantic live stream house concert from earlier this March is still available to view if you fancy taking a look. Thanks to Rob & Janie at Falcon House Concerts for setting it up. It was really nice to sing to a UK....AND a U.S. audience. Hopefully we will make if back across the pond to sing in person once again sometime soon. If you click on the image above to be taken to the concert footage:

The Wilson Family to sing at newest prestigious North East Performance Venue - The Fire Station Sunderland

Updated: 20 November 2021

Delighted to have been asked to sing at The Fire Station, Sunderland's new Music & Performance venue, March 18th 2022. Click on the image for ticket and venue information.

HARTLEPOOL FOLK DAY - By Hartlepool Folk Festival

Updated: 10 October 2021

Come and join The Wilson Family and many more at Hartlepool Headland, Saturday October 16th from 12 noon to 8pm. Loads going on. Free events during the day.....in addition to a Melsons (Melrose Quartet & Wilsons) tribute to Tony Rose followed by a Martin Carthy 80th Birthday Party Concert:

The Wilson Family at Whitby@Home 2021 - Monday August 23rd 10pm

Updated: 22 August 2021

You can see our pre-recorded Late Night Extra Concert at Whitby@Home2021 10pm Monday August 23rd, click on the image to be taken to the concert:

Saltburn Folk Festival On Line

Updated: 15 August 2021

We are singing and chatting as part of Saltburn, 4pm Sunday 15th August. Click on the image to be taken to the event:

A return to singing for The Wilson Family:

Updated: 21 July 2021

Well, it's been a long haul, and we are not completely out of the woods yet (always abide by the current C-19 safety advice and keep taking those vaccines Folkies!...)...However, we can now announce a couple of upcoming concerts, ALL OF WHICH ARE TICKETED EVENTS: June 13th, On The Terrace at The Cumberland Arms, Newcastle, June 26th "The Wilson Family Sing Sea Coal", as part of "Little Waterfronts: Legends of Hartlepool Headland" , and on August 29th a rescheduled Foodbank Fundraiser at Goathland, North Yorkshire. Keep an eye on the links on our Gigs Page for Ticket details for each of these and all upcoming events as they are added. We are very much looking forward to meeting up again for songs and banter!

Vin Garbutt Celebration March 11th to 14th 2021

Updated: 02 March 2021

We are delighted to be contributing to a schedule of special events over the weekend of 11th to 14th March 2021, in celebration of our great friend and fellow Teessider, the late, great Vin Garbutt. Check out the website pages by clicking on the above image for more details.

Upcoming Gigs

The Welly Folk Club Heads Into 2022 - EVERY THURSADY - All (Jabbed!) Are Welly Welcome!
06 January 2022 - The Wellington Inn, Wolviston Village
Howth Singing Circle 21st Anniversary Concert
14 April 2022 - Howth, County Dublin, Ireland
Mike Solo at Tigerfolk, Long Whatton, Loughborough UK
10 May 2022 - FALCON INN, 64 MAIN ST, LONG WHATTON, LOUGHBOROUGH LE12 5DG
Shepley Folk Festival
21 May 2022 - Shepley, Yorkshire, UK, HD8 0WA
Teignmouth Folk Festival
18 June 2022 - Council Chambers, Teignmouth, South Devon, UK
The Promised Land, Sheffield
26 June 2022 - Bole Hill Road, Sheffield, S10 5PY
Cleckheaton Folk Festival 2022
02 July 2022 - Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Sidmouth Folk Festival (Mike solo)
30 July 2022 - Sidmouth, Devon
The Milkmaid Folk Club - Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
05 August 2022 - Risbygate Sports Club, Westley Road Bury St Edmunds IP33 3RR
Saltburn Folk Festival
12 August 2022 - Saltburn-by-the-Sea
Whitby Folk Week 2022
20 August 2022 - Whitby, North Yorkshire
Tenterden Folk Festival
01 October 2022 - Tenterden, Kent
Hartlepool Folk Festival 2022
14 October 2022 - Hartlepool
The Bridge Folk Club - Newcastle-upon-Tyne
05 December 2022 - The Bridge Hotel, Newcastle, NE1 1RQ