The heart of Mudeford

All things must change but change doesn’t always happen overnight. Just ask the members of the former Mudeford Men’s Club as it celebrates its ninetieth year – despite welcoming women since the 1950s it’s only three years since the ‘men-only’ rule in its second bar was abolished and The Mudeford Club adopted as its more Read More…

Kate Rusby 2015

One of British folk music’s most celebrated voices, Kate Rusby, the Barnsley Nightingale, played Lighthouse, Poole’s centre for the arts, on 18 September 2015 in support of her universally well received new album Ghost. Nearly a quarter of a century into a career that many have credited with reinvigorating folk music in this country, she remains Read More…