latest NEWS - Winchfield PLANS 2021 festival 

Saturday 7th August until Saturday 14th August

We are happy to announce that plans are well under way to hold a brilliant Winchfield Festival this year in August 2021. However, you will understand that the Covid situation is unpredictable, and that we may need to adapt the structure of the Festival to comply with the government's safety regulations.  We are keeping the situation under close scrutiny.  You can see the programme and key dates for booking on our ‘What’s On’ page

Please put the dates in your diary, and we look forward to welcoming you to the Festival for the whole week of 7th to 14th August 2021.   For more information please go to the News page.


Last year's garden concerts in September 2020 were ‘pure delight’

On a sunny September afternoon, thirty lucky people at each of two concerts, safely checked in according to Covid-19 protocol and properly spaced, enjoyed an open air concert performed by Huw Wiggin on saxophone and Oliver Wass on harp.  Set in a private garden hosted by Tristram and Kirsty Cary, ‘live’ music once more filled the air at a quintessentially English open air concert.   ‘All proceeds went to support the musicians’ said Tristram, Chairman of Winchfield Festival, ‘and they expressed their delight at being able to perform ‘live’ for us.'

Huw Wiggin commented: ‘It was an amazing experience to perform to a live audience again. Oliver and I had a wonderful time, in beautiful surroundings and the atmosphere was so special. Thank you so much to Winchfield Festival and Tristram and Kirsty Cary for hosting the concert. Looking forward to Winchfield Festival 2021!’  Huw Wiggin, Commonwealth Musician of the Year in 2014 and Professor of Saxophone at the Royal Academy of Music performed a varied programme with Oliver Wass, the first harpist ever to win the Guildhall Gold Medal. 

We don't have a video of our Winchfield concerts but here they are playing at Breinton during summer 2020:


Photography by David Hogg from Horizon Imaging

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