Cosgrave & Banks at Sheldon Village Hall March 20179th June 2017, Bovey Tracey Craft Fair. We will be playing about 10.30am – 12.30pm. Info – click here 

25th June 2017, Topsham Folk Club. We will play a 1 hour set, second half of the evening. First half is a singaround.  The Globe Hotel, Fore Street, Topsham, Devon EX3 0HR (in the Malthouse, a separate room at the back of the hotel). Club website: Or see facebook. 8pm – 10.30pm. Informal tunes session from 7.30pm. Free entry. All welcome – sing, play, listen, join in…  If you’d like to play just ask the evening’s compère. People normally do two songs or tunes in a 10 minute spot.

30th June 2017, Cheriton Fitzpaine. St Matthew’s Church, Cheriton Fitzpaine, EX17 4JB. Doors and bar open at 6.30pm, music starts at 7pm. Delicious light supper served in the interval at 7.45pm. Tickets £11 (including the light supper) in advance from 01363 866082 or on the door. Proceeds in aid of The Friends of St Matthew’s Church.

Tuesday 4th July 2017, ChudFest, Chudleigh, Devon. With support from the wonderful Maggie Duffy with Tiggy Kazza. (  Marquee, licensed bar. 7.30 doors for 8pm start. £10. More info and booking at

2nd Sept 2017, Nourish Festival, Bovey Tracey.

10th November 2017, Ravenglass, Cumbria (Arts Out West)

11th November 2017, Loweswater, Cumbria, (Arts Out West)

12th November 2017, Thursby, Cumbria (Arts Out West)

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23 March 2018, Starcross. At St Paul’s Church,  Starcross, Devon, EX6 8PZ.  A very welcome return visit to this lovely church. Details TBC, but we imagine there will be a fine bar, as last time. 


Our current programme is a rich smörgåsbord of beautiful music, traditional and contemporary, from Britain, Europe (mainly France, Scandinavia and Eastern Europe) and beyond, featuring tracks from our first CD, Warp & Weft

  • England, Ireland and Scotland, including original tunes and songs by Mike and Steve (including a couple of favourites from the Dart Songs album Steve recorded with Blue Jewel.)
  • France, including Brittany
  • Sweden, Norway
  • Russia, Rumania and the Balkans
  • USA and Canada
Previous Gigs

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10 February, Lydford Nicholls Hall (Villages In Action)

12 February, Folk On The Moor folk club

3rd March (ViA) Rattery Village Hall,

7th March (ViA) Longdown, Holcombe Burnell Church

18th March (ViA), Manaton Parish Hall

24th March (ViA), Sheldon Village Hall

6th May, Lamerton Community Hall

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Cosgrave & Banks, Brixham Library

Cosgrave & Banks, Brixham Library, 18.11.16

10 March, Totnes Folk Club

17 April, Royal Oak, Ashburton

3 July, Sharpham Trust Open Day

9 Sept, Meavy Village Hall (Villages In Action)

22 Sept Brampford Speke Village Hall (Villages In Action)

6 October, Mary Tavy Village Hall (Villages In Action)

8 October, Bratton Clovelly Village Hall

13 October, Clyst Hydon Village Hall (Villages In Action)

14 October, Stockleigh Pomeroy Village Hall (Villages In Action)

21 October, Highweek Village Hall, Newton Abbot (Villages In Action)

4 November, Ilsington Village Hall (Villages In Action)

Cosgrave & Banks - Starcross Church 11.11.16

Cosgrave & Banks – Starcross Church 11.11.16

11 November, Starcross (Villages In Action)

18 November, Brixham Library

19 November, Milton Combe Village Hall (Villages In Action)

Bigbury Memorial Hall  (Villages In Action)

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4 July, Stoke Gabriel

5 July, Sharpham Trust Open Day