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

Welcome to the Morris Ring

  • Thaxted Centenary Meeting 2011. Photograph by Mike Stevens.
  • Dartington Morris Men and the Vicar of Filkins
  • Saddleworth MM process across Tower Bridge
  • Great Yorkshire
  • Current Squire Eddie and past Squire Adam

The Morris Ring was formed over 80 years ago to encourage the performance of the Morris, to maintain its traditions and to preserve its history; to bring into contact all the Men's Morris Clubs or Teams. It is now an association of 150 Men's Morris, Sword and Mummers Clubs and Teams. 

Within these pages you will find all you need to know about our rich historyofficers and contacts, member sides, music, events and much, much more. Take time to browse our newsletters and announcements, publications and reports and spend your money freely in the Morris Shop

Looking for a morris side near you?  Try our Find a Side page.

For "live" updates, many more photos and chat, visit our more informal Facebook page

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Latest news

February 2018
2    Morris Ring Annual Representatives’ Meeting (ARM)
2    ARM Programme
3    ARM Agenda
31   Appendix 1: ARM application form
32   Appendix 2: Short report on the Morris Ring Google Group consultation
36   Appendix 3:...
10 Mar 2018

Hosted by Uttoxeter/Stafford Morris Men,


News and views from elsewhere in the Morris Ring world

29 Jun 2018

2018 Whitchurch Morris Men will be celebrating our 70th Anniversary of formation. From the small beginning of two families of brothers, who enjoyed country dancing, thinking they would like to give Morris Dancing a try, and progressing so well that Whitchurch MM were elected to join the Morris Ring in 1949, the side is still thriving and attempting to promote the Morris, and demonstrate good dancing, and fun!

8 Jun 2018

The Hartley Morris Men will be holding their annual Ale over the weekend 8th-10th June 2018.
Our weekend Ales have always taken the format of a ‘traditional’ Ring Meeting (but without a Church service) so as with our 2017 event we are happy to again run it as one in 2018, to which all Morris Ring sides are invited to attend.