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Keeping us all safe

Ahoy there!   The stars are lining up and the first weekend in September looks set to be a belter!  Don’t forget your sunscreen!   Prior visitors will know we run a tight ship at the Teign Maritime & Shanty Festival and can navigate a rough sea.  Rest assured your safe enjoyment has been our number one priority from the start.   We have embraced the need to adjust and learn to live with the virus and have made the necessary changes to enable this.   Our established venues are spread out on either side of the Teign estuary in the tourist towns of Teignmouth and Shaldon.   For 2021, most singing takes place at ‘outside’ venues.  The few venues where singing takes place ‘inside’ are large e.g. churches, have restricted capacity, as do maritime venues, and we will be encouraging you to wear a face mask.  If you forget your mask, free ones will be available.   Our festival is open, free to attend and

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