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Buxton Day of Dance 2018 – Saturday, 21st July

We enjoyed a great day out in Buxton as guests of Chapel-en-le-Frith Morris Men.  In all, 17 teams spent the day dancing in various spots around the town, watched by substantial, appreciative crowds in lovely weather.  To end the day, we all got together at the bottom of The Slopes, each performing a show dance.  […]

2nd June 2018 Kern Morris Day of Dance, Durham

Saturday, 2nd June 2018 Kern Morris Day of Dance, Durham   Another great day out in Durham, where we danced with several teams around the city.  It was lovely to meet up with old friends.  A gaggle of geese on the A1 delayed our journey in the morning, and a torrential downpour completely drenched us at […]

Saturday, 26th May 2018 – Leeds Morris Men’s 2018 Dales Tour

We had a great day dancing with Leeds Morris Men and their many guest teams.  We began the day dancing in Burnsall before being taken by coach to several delightful spots around the Dales, including Linton, Kirkby Malham, Skipton and Embsay.  The weather was perfect, the buffet lunch in Kirkby Malham Village Hall was delicious […]

Cuckoo Day, Marsden

SATURDAY, 21ST APRIL Cuckoo Day, Marsden The first dance out of the season – we had a great day in Marsden celebrating Cuckoo Day.  The cuckoo is a harbinger of spring and each year the residents of Marsden mark the welcome change in the season with their Cuckoo Festival. The weather was perfect – no […]

Christmas Tree Festival, Northcliffe Church

Saturday, 16th December Christmas Tree Festival, Northcliffe Church We were delighted to be invited to dress a tree at our practice venue.  Our offer to dance at the Festival was enthusiastically accepted. Alison, Cath and Kay attended on Friday, 15th to dress our tree with team-related decorations and in our team colours of blue and white, with […]

Settle Folk Gathering, Saturday, 2nd September 2017

We had a fantastic day at the Settle Folk Gathering, dancing with our hosts Flagcrackers of Craven, and fellow guest teams Buttercross Belles, Crook Morris and YonLot in the Market Square.  The weather was very kind to us and we were received most enthusiastically by large crowds.  We were also given the opportunity to perform […]