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Arsenal v Chelsea (Premier League)

Arsenal v Chelsea (Premier League)

Arsenal and Chelsea, both vying for a top-four spot, meet in the Premier League at the Emirates Stadium. The Gunners would close the gap on Chelsea to just three points with a win.

Sunday Chill Out Session with Kelter Duo

Sunday Chill Out Session with Kelter Duo

New here to The Bell, Kelter Duo bring a great range of world music.....

Live Music with The Mofos

Live Music with The Mofos

The Mofos are World Famous Rock covers Band. Bands covered include: Blink 182, FLC, The Darkness, Oasis, Therapy?, Stiltskin, Snow Patrol, The Killers, Kaiser Chiefs, Biffy Clyro, Foo Fighters,Kings Of Leon, The Fratellis,The Hives, Arctic Monkeys, Stereophonics, Franz Ferdinand, Green Day and many more!!

Sunday Chill Out Session with Gavin Alexander

Sunday Chill Out Session with Gavin Alexander

A chance to catch the talents & sounds of another local singer with Gavin Alexander (Arcelia's guitarist & songwriter). Playing a selection from his repetoire, with a few covers thrown in & to warm us in the Winter months along with The Bell Inn Bearsted's own welcoming fireplace

Live Music with COCO

Live Music with COCO

Again, another new band for us here at The Bell, Coco are a great band with a wide range of music..

Saturday Blues Club with John Doe Trio

Saturday Blues Club with John Doe Trio

Fresh back from the Great British Rock & Blues Festival, Phil and the band return to perform where it all started for us with the Blues club. John Doe Trio are one of the leading Blues bands in the county and really give you a great night of wonderful music.

Chill Out Sessions with Tommy Coyle

Chill Out Sessions with Tommy Coyle

Tommy is an indie/folk/rock/pop//irish/country/soul singer who is able to provide a wide range of material, as well as ensure the occasion goes down a storm by engaging the audience with jokes and banter.

Live music with Broken

Live music with Broken

One of the most popular bands to play at the Bell, this female fronted 5 piece band really know how to get an audience going....

Valentines Evening Meal

Valentines Evening Meal

We are going all out this year for valentines, Ben has created a wonderful Luxury 3 course meal that you can choose from, whilst you kick back and relax to the amazing sound of Calvin Beedle. We are creating a romantic feel to the dining area so you really feel special. You have 2 booking times available, 6pm to 8pm & 8.30pm to 10.30pm £30pp Just pick up the phone and book with mags.... 01622 427917

Live Music with The Grimms

Live Music with The Grimms

This fantastic band make a return to the Bell after a long period playing up and down the country, Proper British Rhythm & Blues band with a hard driving style....... The feelgood factor......

Live Music with Gambler

Live Music with Gambler

Gambler are back with thier wide range in genres and generations, a highly polished and tight band that never dissapoints...

Saturday Blues Club with Martin McNeill Bottleneck Blues

Saturday Blues Club with Martin McNeill Bottleneck Blues

The goodtime blues band that has become a fixture at Essex's top live music pub, the Railway in Southend. Bottleneck Blues gig in trio, four or five-piece format. As well as Sunday sesions at the Railway, the Bottlenecks have played Rye Jazz Festival twice, are favourites at Annie's Jazz in Thorpe Bay and play various pubs and clubs. Martin plays slide guitar and sings and the band often features international blues star Steve West Weston on harmonica. Other regular members are JJ Zarbo on double bass, Roy Webber on drums, Tim Huskisson on piano.

Chill Out Session with Kelly Stanley & Company

Chill Out Session with Kelly Stanley & Company

It all starts with a song. Bare in it’s bones to begin with, gradually the lines are thickened, the shades are deepened and with every new note or beat, the life from within grows. Described as ‘Spellbinding’, Kelly Stanley is not your average Singer/Songwriter. Armed with a passionate and skilled voice, Kelly captures the listener as she questions what it is to be human in this world. Performing Kent and beyond since the young age of 12, Kelly has vast experience in many types of venues and has appeared in the press and national television multiple times. As Kelly Stanley & Company, she is joined by Joe Millgate on Double Bass and Liz Ost on Cello; blending together to create a powerful emotive drive, which further enhances Kelly's catalouge of sincere and musically diverse songs. It is this fusion of artistry and passion for music which makes Kelly Stanley & Company such a special act, that you truly must see live.

St Patrick's Weekend

St Patrick's Weekend

St Patricks day falls on a sunday this year so we have decided to do 2 days of entertainment, Saturday 16th March @ 9pm we have the amazing Footdown bringing there unique folky Irish Jiggy music, always a great night with this band. Sunday is mothers day so a more sedate folk feel on @ 4pm with Mudsticks.....

Saturday Blues Club with Yoka & Big Ray

Saturday Blues Club with Yoka & Big Ray

Yoka This Dutch Diva has experience in theatre, jazz, opera and blues, Yoka was the face of successful British Indie Blues Band "Little Devils" (2010-2016) and Yoka &The SugarBeats (2016-2018). Yoka is a charismatic performer with a big voice that easily adapts to different genres. A true story teller, she is known to take her audience on a journey full of laughter and the occasional tear. Yoka also adds occasional flute and sax to the overall sound and has been nominated in 2014, 15 & 16 for instrumentalist of the year in the British Blues Awards. Big Ray Big Ray cut his musical teeth on the Belgian and Dutch Blues scenes, playing with a plethora of musicians both on bass as well as guitar. Upon his return to London, he joined Little Devils on guitar and went on to co-write their critically acclaimed album, The Storm Inside. Ray played electric guitar for Soul and Blues band Yoka & The SugarBeats and is currently playing bass for Americana Band "Gamma Rays".

Bearsted Blues Festival 2019

Bearsted Blues Festival 2019

The start of our festival season as always in may, our Blues fest is a celebration of some of the best talent in the area on our outside stage in a beautiful garden setting. Its a lovely day of great music, great food and of course great beer... Phil Woollett, a very respected musician in the area has pulled together an amazing list of top quality artists for you to enjoy. Dave Ferras Band - (who's recent album topped the independent blues radio chart and was a finalist in this years British blues awards) will make a welcome return on stage, his band went down very well indeed when he performed at one of our monthly blues nights. Sam Brothers - This young talent has taken the blues scene by storm and making big waves out there at the minute, coming off the back of his recent "Farewell to my old days" tour, Sam will surely give us a fantastic set.. Seager & carter - Fine and bluesy tunes with Terry Carter on harmonica and Gary Seager on guitar, these guys went down very well recently at one of our Sunday Chill Out sessions.. John Doe Trio - Phil and his amazing band have a great sound, has always gone down very well here at the bell and no stranger to our music family. Having played most venues in the area even the 100 club in London, quality is at the heart of their music.... The Grimms - Gary and his band make a huge presence with their hard driving British Rhythm & Blues sound, they will be performing in the pub later in the evening, with routes going back to Dr Feel Good this band will impress and a great finish to the day.... We will have a full bar and catering on offer for you to feast on throughout the day. Please feel free to bring along your own picnic chair, this has become very popular over the years as we all want to be comfortable throughout the day....

Saturday Blues Club with Miles Cookman Band

Saturday Blues Club with Miles Cookman Band

The Miles Cookman Band make their debut @ the Bell Inn. . Expect 70's jam band tones of the highest order. Cocker, Stones, Marshall Tucker, Ike & Tina etc.