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2022 Barking Folk Festival

The Festival Headliners

Playing Wednesday at 1pm and on rotation all week

A family festival that celebrated the best in English, world folk music and dance, plus poetry, street theatre, art and family fun.

This year's festival featured musical acts: Guise, Beans on Toast, Tankus the Henge, The Turbans, and Nathan Evans.

To find out more about the festival click here.

Photograph of the Becontree Estate in East London.