The National Association of Men's Morris & Sword Dance Clubs

Traditional Morris Events: Easter

  • Saddleworth MM :  Maundy Thursday - Road End Fair. Greenfield (evening).
  • Saddleworth MM :  Good Friday - Tour of the villages in Saddleworth. (daytime)  and at the Church Inn and Cross Keys.(evening)
  • Bury Pace Eggers :  Saturday before Good Friday and following week to Maundy Thursday - Ramsbottom & Bury Town Centre on Saturday and local villages like Edgeworth, Hawkshaw, Walshaw, Ramsbottom and Summerseat on the Sunday. 2008 was the 40th year, and still going strong.
  • Chanctonbury Ring MM : Good Friday - North West Clog Dancing and Long Rope Skipping at Rose Cottage Alciston, BN26 6UW staring about noon as guest of Knots of May
  • John O'Gaunt MM Good Friday - Tour of Milnthorpe, Arnside, Silverdale, Beetham and Storth.
  • Britannia Coconut Dancers :  Easter Saturday - Bacup, Lancashire.  Starting 9.00am at the Traveller's Rest, Britannia through to Bacup town centre.
  • Ripley Morris Men Easter Saturday - Bakewell about 11 ish, Miner's Standard at Winster for lunch around 12 ish and Hartington in the afternoon.
  • Blackheath Morris Men : Easter Monday - Noon – Cutty Sark gardens; 12:45pm – Discover Greenwich Visitor Centre; 1.30pm - Meantime Brewery; 2.15pm – Cutty Sark gardens; 3pm – Greenwich Market; 4pm – Ashburnham Arms featuring the ancient chairlifting tradition
  • Chapel-En-Le-Frith MM : Easter Monday - The Bull's Head, Monyash, 11:00am – 1:00pm and Pavilion Gardens, Buxton, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Forest of Dean Morris MenEaster Monday - Newnham Clock Tower at 10:30am; Beechenhurst Lodge 12 noon; The Miners Arms Whitecroft, 1.00pm; The Rising Sun, Moseley Green, GL15 4HN 2pm
  • Long Man Morris Men :  Easter Monday - The Yew Tree Inn, Chalvington BN27 3TB  12:30pm & Alfriston Market Cross 2:00pm.
  • Middleton Pace Eggers : Easter Monday - Middleton Pace Egg play, the plays Golden Jubilee performed in Middleton starting at The Dusty Miller at12:30pm ending at 3:30 approx at the Ring o’ Bells followed by hard-boiled egg rolling on the hill besides St Leonard's church - childen can bring their own decorated hard-bolied eggs and take part.
  • Mossley Pace Egg Boys :  Easter Monday - Mossley Pace Egg play, performed in Mossley from noon onwards starting at the Rising Sun
  • Oakworth Village Morris Men: Easter Monday - around Haworth commencing at Haworth Railway Station at 11.00 am.
  • Taunton Deane MM : Easter Monday - Tour of Taunton Area starting at Vivary Park 10.30am.
  • Trigg Morris Men : Easter Monday - Annual Easter tour starting Launceston town centre, with The Mayor - 10:30am;Archer Arms, Lewannick 11:30 am; Blisland Inn, Blisland 12:45 pm;Lanhydrock House 3:15 pm; Mount Folly, Bodmin 5:00 pm

The links given below will take you to more detailed desciptions of some of the other seasonal events.

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