UFDSS / People

The Folk Festival is promoted by the Upton-upon-Severn Folk Dance and Song Society.

The Society appoints committee members to run the Folk Festival. The Society directors are:

ChairmanHelen Ablitt
Company Secretary and TreasurerCeri James
Other directors: Geoff Johnson, Russ Franklin

Festival Committee: Helen Ablitt , Ceri James, Geoff Johnson (campsite, venues, publicity), Sue Wilcock (stewards), Nigel Moss (campsite set-up), Ayliffe Edwards (campsite set-up), John Bradshaw (spoken word), John Shorter (concert artists), Mo Bradshaw (concert artists), Ken Wilkinson (session co-ordination) , Russ Franklin (session co-ordination) and Rod Penlington (artistic support) Amanda Collicutt (Information Office Manager)

Other support: John Goldrick (Morris squire), Nigel Hartwright (stalls), Ian Bradshaw (programme editor), Colin Ablitt (Web Site)

Many thanks to many Upton-upon-Severn residents and venue owners/managers for their support for the Festival.