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Hartlepool Folk Festival relies on so many fantastic people, both paid and voluntary. Here's an introduction to some of the faces you'll see round the festival


Joanie Crump

Festival Director

Joanie started Hartlepool Folk Festival in 2015, after more than 15 years working in Arts and Festivals Management.


Jonny Mohun

Festival Director

Jonny is the Musical Director of the festival's commissioned shows, as well as providing  admin and operational support.


Daisy Crump

Assistant Director

Daisy has done it all over the years at the festival. In spring 2023 she joins us as Assistant Festival Director. 

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Kate Atkinson&

Bob West

Box Office Managers

Kate & Bob came on board in 2017. They look after Box Office administration and the team.

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