Swaledale Festival 2023 will run from Sat 27 May to Sat 10 June. Programme information will be available on this page from the new year and tickets will go on sale on Monday 13 March.

Kathryn Tickell & The Darkening

Saturday 11 June 2022 19:30 - 21:30

Event No: 49

Northumbrian pipes legend with her band

Venue: The Garden Rooms at Tennants, Leyburn

The Darkening invokes the dramatic and powerful sounds of the wild, weatherbeaten countryside along Hadrian’s Wall, where ancient people worshipped different gods and followed different customs. With her outstanding colleagues, the Northumbrian pipes and fiddle legend will bring to life some of the oldest Northumbrian tunes and songs, intermingled with exciting new material.
An exceptional band” The Observer

Adult £10-£25, Under 25 £3-£9

Generously supported by Dr. Judith Hooper and Dr. Francis Cole