Scottish harpist in Bridport

SINGER and harpist Rachel Newton, coming to Bridport Arts Centre on Thursday 9th May, specialises in interpreting traditional folk songs in English and Scottish Gaelic. She also writes and performs her own instrumental pieces.

Rachel’s fourth solo album, West, which was released in September 2018, was recorded at Achnahaird in Wester Ross, in the old croft which was home to her late grandparents.