Category: John Mathews

The Fair

Written by John Mathews, a friend from long ago, about the last ‘Medieval’ fair held in the late 1970s at Barsham, on the Norfolk and Suffolk border. The pleasant traditional tune at the end is called ‘Nantwich Fair’ and I played English concertina with a…

The Fair

The song was written by John Mathews of Norwich in the late 1970s. The tune at the end of the song is Nantwich Fair. This will be the last song for a week or so as we’re away with the family for a little…