THE annual Llanwddyn Weekend of Folk and Acoustic Music, founded in 2013, starts next Friday, August 31, with local and visiting star performers.

Set to appear on Friday and Saturday are Chris While and Julie Matthews, Les Barker, Elbow Jane, The Often Herd, Scolds Bridle, Owen Shiers, The Changing Room, The Willows, Mike Silver, The Foxglove Trio, Trim Rig and A Doxy, and Stanley Accrington.

The Llansilin Choir, Guilsfield Singers, Twmpathology, and organisers Ruth Fuga and Ken Powell are among the local performers.

Things take place at Llanwddyn Village Hall, near Lake Vyrnwy, but also include such activities as craft stalls, real ale and quality food to enjoy with a twmpath and a hog roast.

Booking is essential on 01691 870501 or via