Great North Song Competition

Penny Grennan receiving her award from Richard Grainger for her winning song; Beck and Tarn Boys

Festival on the Moor is planning to compile a CD of winning songs from past festival competitions.

To be in with a chance to be part of it register your song now - FREE TO ENTER

You must be a Guest Performer or a Weekend or Day Ticket Holder to enter the competition. The song has to be suitable to be played acoustically and must be an original composition in the 'folk' style.

Email the Festival quoting your Name, Ticket Reference number (except Guest performers), title of your song & approx length.

The Winner receives a certificate, £50 prize money, the opportunity to be part of the forthcoming Festival CD, and full publicity.

Great North Song Competition 2018 will take place on Sunday May 27th at 11.00am in the Joan of Arc Hall, Botton Village.

The theme this year is 'the world around us'..Go on, give it a go..?

For more details about the Song Competition, please email