Star line up for Masham music festival

THE Black Sheep Music Festival is back for a third year with a dazzling array of acts including Hugh Cornwell, ex-front man of The Stranglers, who is headlining this year's festival.

There will be an exciting mix of musical styles over the weekend of June 8 - 10, ranging from folk to jazz, rock and blues with daytime pub sessions, street entertainment and instrument workshops.

In the evening, three concert venues in Masham will host an eclectic array of headline acts including Hugh Cornwell, Clive Gregson, Martha Tilston and The Oaks, Cathryn Craig (USA) and Brian Willoughby, Robin Garside and Paul Gough, Duncan McFarlane Band, The Durbervilles, Claire Mooney plus many more.

Organisers say it promises to be a weekend of great music, entertainment, singing and beer!

Weekend tickets cost 38 Dailiy tickets are 10 on Friday, 20 saturday and 12 Sunday. Under-16s are half price and the under-sixes get in free.

For general enquiries, telephone Steve Fairholme on 07806 92 08 12; for tickets call the marketing office on 01765 680127 or 680102.