Throughout history, there have been many British women folk singers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great British female folk singers such as Cass Elliot, Charlotte Rampling, Ella Edmondson, Sandy Denny, Laura Marling.
Cass ElliotCass Elliot
19 September 1941, British, American
Singer
Sandy DennySandy Denny
06 January 1947, British
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Songwriter

Cerys MatthewsCerys Matthews
11 April 1969, British, Welsh
Singer

Ella EdmondsonElla Edmondson
22 January 1986, British
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist

Laura MarlingLaura Marling
01 February 1990, British
Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Singer

Beth GibbonsBeth Gibbons
04 January 1965, British
Singer
Lianne La HavasLianne La Havas
23 August 1989, British
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist, Songwriter,

Rebecca PidgeonRebecca Pidgeon
10 October 1965, British, American
Actress

Vashti BunyanVashti Bunyan
1945 AD, British
singer, songwriter, singer-songwriter, guitarist

Lucy RoseLucy Rose
British
 
Maddy PriorMaddy Prior
14 August 1947, British
Singer

Dana GillespieDana Gillespie
30 March 1949, British
Actor, Singer, Songwriter
Kate RusbyKate Rusby
04 December 1973, British
Singer

Anne BriggsAnne Briggs
29 September 1944, British
Singer

Thea GilmoreThea Gilmore
25 November 1979, British
Singer, Singer-songwriter
Lauren AquilinaLauren Aquilina
British
 

June TaborJune Tabor
31 December 1947, British
Singer
Julie DriscollJulie Driscoll
08 June 1947, British
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Jazz musician, Actor

Tara BlaiseTara Blaise
01 March 1975, Irish, British
Singer