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Address: Port Isaac, England
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If you get a chance to listen to Fisherman's Friends on the Platt at Port Isaac do so.... this is a true highlight! We (adults & teens) love listening, sat on the beach with a... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

If you get a chance to listen to Fisherman's Friends on the Platt at Port Isaac do so.... this is a true highlight! We (adults & teens) love listening, sat on the beach with a drink - an absolute pleasure!! So looking forward to catching the Fisherman's Friends in Cheltenham on February 😃😃

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Even though I'm not a fan of Cornish sea shanties (sp?) this was a lovely evening with a great atmosphere. The band put on free concerts on Friday evenings this time of year and a lot of people turn out. It seems to be a focal point of social life in the town. Bring a towel so you can sit... More 

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Thank jlkpregan
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Never seen these guys live before and will certainly try to see them again as we both found them great fun. We live 120 miles away so it won't be too often unless they are performing closer to us. They've done Glastonbury this year and they are doing Sidmouth Folk Festival on Friday 29th July. Great fun.

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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

...but it's a very good and very entertaining trick! Good to watch, good to listen to and definitely worth some time to watch.

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1 Thank Ian L
Port Isaac, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 February 2016

A first class sea shanty singing group who, for a voluntary gift for charity, perform on Friday nights duriNg the summer on the beach in Port Isaac, CORNWALL It is first class entertainment with a little comedy thrown in C.D.s can be purchased and they do perform nationwide. . I .

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Port Isaac, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2015

You will not be dissapointed to see these men singing their sea shanty songs either in concert or in their local village of Port Isaac on a Friday night during the summer months situated on the beach with the backdrop of the beautiful Port Isaac Harbour. A truly memorable experience and great atmosphere.

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1 Thank ellen l
Romford
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47 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Arrived in Port Isaac on Friday and while having dinner was told that the Fishermans Friends would be singing down in the harbour and this was the last night that they would be playing so after finishing our meal we walked down to hear them. There was a lot of people watching them but managed to get close to actually... More 

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Lutterworth, England, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

What can you say ... world class entertainment, in a stunning setting. Get there early to ensure a good spot on the foreshore.

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Thank Chris S
Penzance, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Fantastic evening in the Open Air Theatre in the park. All tickets sold out, wonderful singing and good, earthy sense of humour. Looking forward to next time!

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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291 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Totally fabulous performance last night at the Harbour. Lovely atmosphere and perfect weather. A brilliant end to our holiday and an absolute must for your visit. The guys sing mist Friday evenings in the summer. Join the throng, get a cold beer and enjoy some great great music! Love it

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