Dates for 2020

With the Covid-19 pandemic all of the team's 2020 public events have already been cancelled or postponed, but keep the dates in your diaries as we intend holding virtual events for the team on the same dates.Some of these events will be open to supporters, so keep an eye out for updates

One result of the postponement of some events this year is that we already have many of our bookings for 2021 sorted out.


Feb 22nd to 23rd

Cause training weekend

April 4th

CANCELLED (see DERT web site for details)

Several NYFTE rapper teams were to have taken part in DERT

 April 5th to 11th

CANCELLED Tockington training week.

We switched to our first online training week and AGM

 May 22nd to 25th

Chippenham Folk Festival


A virtual team event will take place instead and we intend holding the usual meeting for parents as well.

 June 5th to 7th

Ossett Beercart


There will be a virtual team event; 

 June 26th to 28th

Sheffield Youth Folk Weekend

Replaced with virtual team event

We will run another virtual weekend on these dates

 July 24th to 26th

Warwick Folk Festival


A virtual team event will take place instead

 September 4th to 6th

Wallingford BunkFest




Provisional Calendar for 2021


Feb; date TBC

Cause training weekend

March 27th

Possible attendance at DERT in Leith- decision TBC

 April 3rd to 10th (provisional dates)

Tockington training week. AGM at 11:00 on 3rd. Culminating in the annual NYFTE concert to be held at Tockington School from 2:30 on Saturday 10th.

May 29th to 31st

Chippenham Folk Festival

Postponed from 2020.

 June 4th to 5th Ossett Beercart

Other events to be confirmed

 July 23rd to 25th

Warwick Folk Festival

Postponed from 2020.

   Other events to be confirmed


Next NYFTE Event


All our live events for 2020 have now been cancelled or postponed

 We are continuing by holding virtual events on the same dates.


As well as training events for the team we have, so far, held a ceilidh and a concert. If you would like to make sure you hear about future events let us know so that we can add you to our mailing list.