NEWS Archive 2023

Spring Newsletter 2023
A PDF document of our Spring Newsletter, containing news of NYFTE activities both future and past.
Spring 2023.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 2.8 MB

2023 Annual General Meeting



The 2023 Annual General Meeting of the National Youth Folklore Troupe of England will take place on 

Sunday 26th March at 2pm

and will take place as a video conference.


Connection details will be sent to the current members or may be obtained by application to the Chairman or Secretary through the contact form. Minutes of the last AGM, officers reports and other documentation for the meeting will be made available either through the members only section, or on request. In the interests of an efficient meeting we ask that you review the documentation in advance.

Chair – Rhodri Davies
Secretary – Lucy Skinner


The provisional agenda is:


1.       Guidance on the operation of the virtual meeting

2.       Apologies

3.       Minutes of previous meeting

4.       Matters arising

5.       Changes to status of the organisation (charity status)

6.       Operations Annual Review

7.       Artistic Annual Review

8.       Financial Report.

9.       Setting of Membership Fees for the next year (level, payment date and term)

10.    Election of Office Holders & Committee Members

11.     AOB


Any nominations for the committee or additional items for the agenda should be sent to the secretary (



Recent News


Many congratulations to the NYFTE Longsword team that came runners up in the 2023 SDU sword dance competition. Read more here.  



The NYFTE and Friends ceilidh we hosted in Bakewell Town Hall on the 16th July 2023 has been nominated by Buxton Fringe Festival in recognition of excellence! Read more here.  




On the 11th March 2023 NYFTE entered three teams into the DERT and DERTy competitions, this year held in Rochdale. Everyone involved had an amazing day, and the teams came home with four trophies! Read more here.  

Autumn Newsletter 2023
News and updates from the team about our activities this year.
Autumn 2023.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 1.9 MB

Our leaflet

The NYFTE leaflet
An explanation about NYFTE, what we do and why.
Handout 2020 (1).pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 1.9 MB