The New Forest Folk Festival plans to return from 7-11 July on Powells Farm in Plaitford, Romsey, Hampshire. The small, family-run festival is already labelled as one of the friendliest festivals, it's intimacy being one of it's strengths.

The line-up for this year's festival includes Show of Hands “Now we are Four” - Home Service - Cregan & Co - Feast of Fiddles - Ashley Hutchings “Dylancentric” - Phil Beer Band - Martyn Joseph - Reg Meuross - Ranagri - Dave Bainbridge & Sally Minnea Duo - TRADarrr - Luke Jackson Trio - Granny’s Attic - Red Shoes - Sally Ironmonger & Brian Carter - Sarah McQuaid - Anthony John Clark - 15 String Trio - Brian McNeill - Wildwood Jack - Louise Jordan - Matt Black - Southampton Ukulele Jam.

There's loads of information and archive footage on their website, so have a look to see what you can expect.

www.newforestfolkfestival.co.uk