We are grateful to have the generous support from the following funding agencies, grant bodies and sponsors.
Our principal financial sponsor and the donor of our camp site venue at Westmead. Chippenham Borough Lands Charity (CBLC), an enlightened and active supporter of the Arts in Chippenham have once again confirmed their long standing commitment to, and ongoing financial support for the Folk Festival
Grounded is the latest cafe Bistro to hit Chippenham and in a prime position too. We are please to be associated with the company and look forward to putting some of our festival artists in to entertain the diners in style.
Brignalls are an independent Opticians in New Road Chippenham with a proud reputation for excellent service. Keith and Claire Pearce are happy to support the Folk Festival.
Chippenham Town Council has supported the Festival with a grant towards the cost of the Neeld & Town Hall Facilities.
Chippenham Connected of the Chippenham BID (Business Improvement District) has a four-point strategy for improving the profile, appeal and business environment of Chippenham town centre. This strategy has been founded on feedback from businesses in the BID area. This includes promoting and supporting new and existing events held in and around the Town. We are very pleased to be working with the BID to enhance and work alongside traders in the high street and the town of Chippenham.
Borough Parade is a multi style shopping precinct which has a great range of shops including Caffe Nero and Waitrose. Go to the Borough lands website for lots more on this great precinct.
The festival has been a member of this organisation which supports folk music and arts activities throughout the country and beyond. It is one of the leading folk arts organisation in the UK.
The Festival would like to thank Mead Lodge,Corsham for providing quality award winning Bed and Breakfast accommodation for some of the artists performing at this year's Festival.