Acclaimed fiddle player to perform in Reeth


Peter Knight, former Steeleye Span fiddle player for 43 years, brings his acclaimed trio Gigspanner to Swaledale later this month.

With a reputation as one of the most ground-breaking forces on the British folk scene, Gigspanner take their own material along with music rooted in the British Isles and beyond to produce a range of richly atmospheric arrangements.

Featuring Peter Knight on violin, Roger Flack on guitar and Sacha Trochet on drums, the concert is on Thursday, November 25, in Reeth Memorial Hall, DL11 6SP.

Tickets are £16 in advance (£18 on the door) and under 16s are half price; on sale at Reeth Post Office or contact John Little 01748-884759, email

Proceeds are in aid of hall funds.

Please note that maximum ventilation will be used and no refreshments will be served, please bring your own drinks if required, however it will not be possible to observe social distancing.

Doors open at 7.30pm for an 8pm start.