The Unthanks - 10-piece Northumbrian folk group

Wednesday 20 July 2016

7.30pm • King's Lynn Corn Exchange • £25, under 18s £12.50

Using the traditional and folk music of the North East of England as a starting point, the Tyneside sisters are known for their eclectic approach in combining traditional English folk with other musical genres – and for their clog dancing.  They have enjoyed recent success in reimagining songs by Antony Hegarty and Robert Wyatt, with their latest CD receiving dazzling reviews.  They will be performing here as a 10-piece band.

“Haunting, original and magnificent” – The Guardian


King's Lynn Corn Exchange

King's Lynn Corn Exchange

Tuesday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 1JW

The Grade II listed facade of King's Lynn Corn Exchange is one of the town’s iconic buildings, facing the town's major public square.  The interior space was completely transformed in 1996 after a £4.4million rebuild to provide a wonderful venue for a variety of cultural events.

Car Parking
There is ample parking directly opposite the Corn Exchange on the Tuesday Market Place and behind the Corn Exchange on Common Staithe Quay.  Please note: Charges apply 24 hours a day, including for Blue Badge holders. Please ensure you pay the correct fee.  Current charges are available on the borough council website:

There is one level access from the front door to wheelchair seating and toilet for people with disabilities. There is an infra-red sound enhancement system for the hard of hearing, and guide dogs are admitted.  Please note that wheelchair spaces and seating for those with limited mobility or with guide dogs must be pre-booked.

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All of our Corn Exchange festival events have reserved seats.  The following seating plan is to be used as a guide only – for further details please contact the box office.


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