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  • Come to West London Folk workshop

    Laurel Swift founded this in Year 2000, and it goes from strength to strength, regularly playing concerts and ceilidhs as the West London Folk Band.
    It all starts with tunes which she teaches in West London.
    It is held upstairs at West London Trade Union Club
    33-35 High Street, Acton, London, W3 6ND. Parking in nearby streets is fairly simple, lots of buses pass the door and Acton Central Overground station is 5mins walk.
    Monday evening term-times: 7:15pm - 9:15pm.
    Cost: £7.50 per night.
    Who comes? Bedroom musicians, beginner musicians, starting-again musicians, younger musicians, late bloomers, musicians that think they can only read the dots, musicians who worry that they can’t read the dots – you are all welcome.
    Use the Contact Form or email swiftlj (At) gmail.com to find out more (copy this email address and replace the (At) with @ and remove spaces).

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Laurel teaches her Monday night class in West London:

Lord frog

As taught by Deb Chalmers, substituting for Laurel Swift at her Monday evening class:

Young May Moon

Taught by David Delarre at Laurel’s class:

Cuckold come out the amery

As taught by Deb Chalmers substituting for Laurel, early 2018:

Knife’s Edge polka



Foxhunter’s jig

Stella Margaret Little

Composed by Bob Little, of the Monday night group, in honour of his new granddaughter:


Plane Tree

Deb Chalmers stands in for Laurel and teaches The Plane Tree.


Deb Chalmers stands in for Laurel at one of her London Monday evening classes and teaches The Grinders.

Not Jack Franklans