Somerset Morris

Ladies Cotswold side from Bristol/Bath area. Also do stave dances, which originate from the Friendly Societies (early form of insurance companies).

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.

Somerset Morris website

Programme for Somerset Morris:

Sat10:30-11:00DancingHigh St, By Mill LaneHobo's Morris (Border)
Sat12:00-12:30DancingHigh St (By The Green)Barefoot Bellydance (Tribal Style Belly Dance)
Sat13:00-13:30DancingSalamander (Road)Wimborne First School (Country Dance)
Sat14:30-15:30Procession starting from Park LaneIn position 20, After Holt (Cotswold), Before Sidmouth Steppers (North West)