Ladies Cotswold side from Bristol/Bath area. Also do stave dances, which originate from the Friendly Societies (early ancestor of insurance companies). Cream dress, maroon tabard. Brass-tipped staves.
Coming on Saturday
Somerset Morris practise on Thursday evenings at Marksbury Village Hall near Bath. We dance a mixture of Cotswold Morris dances and local West Country Stave dances taken from the minute books of local Friendly Societies. Our staves are mounted with original brass stave heads.
Programme for Somerset Morris:
|Sat||1000-1030||Dancing||High St, By The Green||Bourne River ( Cotswold )|
|Sat||1300-1330||Dancing||British Legion||Fleet Morris ( Cotswold )|
|Sat||1430-1500||Procession||starting from Park Lane||In position 35, After Phoenix ( Cotswold ), Before Whitethorn ( North West )|