Moseley Festival 2017 : here we go !

Summer’s coming, and plans are taking shape for Moseley Festival 2017.

In particular, we are taking bookings now for stalls at our Street Fair on Saturday 1st July.

Food, crafts, vintage, local organisations, charities, all are welcome.

If you haven’t already received a booking form and you’d like one, please email pamrutter56@gmail. com

Round off the Festival with Music and Song

Music and Song Concert, with the Moseley Village Band and the U3A Singers.

19:30 – 22:00      Thurs 14th       The Dark Horse, 145 Alcester Rd, B13 8JP

Moseley Village Band brings you lively tunes in the style of the traditional English village bands, as played by country musicians of Thomas Hardy’s time for dancing and for church services – they play them just for fun!   The band meets on two Thursdays each month and is open to all players of acoustic instruments.

Moseley Village Band The U3A Singers have a varied repertoire including songs from the shows. They are always happy to welcome more singers at their rehearsals on Wednesday afternoons.  No auditions – you just need to be a member of the University of the Third Age.
Free entrance – more details at or phone Pam on 0121 247 3856.

This Wednesday : Political Song Session

Political Song Session

20:30              Wed 13th             Prince of Wales, 118 Alcester Rd, B13 8EE

Bring your songs, raise your voices, let the songs be heard, whether they were written yesterday or hundreds of years ago, let us learn from them and take heart from them. Free entrance – donations welcome. More at or phone Graham on 07946 718286


Saturday : Scratch Club Live

Scratch Club Live presents ……

22:00              Sat 9th                          The Dark Horse (upstairs), 145 Alcester Rd, B13 8JP

The Granville Sessions, the Mostly Jazz unofficial after party. The Granville Sessions are a live 8 piece Hip-Hop band  from London, integrating traditional sample based production with the backing of a live band. One of the most exciting live hip hop bands in the UK!

Harmony in Diversity

St Mary’s Choir with guests : ‘Harmony in Diversity’

19:30            Sat 9th                                             St Mary’s Church, B13 8HW.

Harmony in Diversity. St Mary’s Choirs with guests Ashaaq al Rasul (Muslim Band).
Enjoy a variety of choral and percussion music from across the traditions. Inspiring!