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Based in Cheltenham, UK

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"This is the man all tattered and torn

That kissed the maiden all forlorn

That milked the cow with the crumpled horn

That tossed the dog that worried the cat

That killed the rat that ate the malt

That lay in the house that Jack built."

September 14, 2017

We danced out before The Lock In: Remixed with the Demon Barbers outside the Cheltenham Town Hall. We were joined by England's glory and Happenstance Border to entertain the audience as they came into the theatre to watch the show.

We danced our showy dances with only a...

July 31, 2017

Summer came to an end with a dance out at The Swan in Staunton, Gloucestershire. We were there at the invite of England's Glory, who we had danced with several times throughout the year.

It was a lovely way to end the summer, dancing into the evening and teaching some o...

July 15, 2017

Summer continued at pace. and our next dance out was at the Mitcheldean Fete and Folk Festival. We were joined by Red Stags all the way from Southampton as well as our local friends Lassington Oak for a short tour around the town ending with a mass dance of Bonnie Gree...

July 1, 2017

The 1st of July was a busy day as it contained the Lassington Oak 40th Anniversary Day of Dance around Gloucester and Cheltenham, as well as the Midsummer Fiesta. We joined Lassington Oak for one spot on the Promenade in the centre of Cheltenham during the afternoon.

Af...

June 11, 2017

In June, we headed down to Wimborne Minster for their annual folk festival.

We spent a nice relaxed Saturday on the campsite and enjoying the town and festivities. Then, on the Sunday, we took part in the morning service on the minster green, followed by several spots a...

May 20, 2017

Travelling down the M5, we visited Bradford on Avon for their Day of Dance. We had the joy of a spot with no other side present, and then a heavy rain shower curtailing events a couple of hours early.

We did take the opportunity to get some good video footage, including...

May 8, 2017

Stroud Morris and Sabotage clog dancers invited us to join them at the Seven Tuns for a nice relaxed evening dance out.

May 1, 2017

Darkness enveloped us as we climbed May Hill at some ungodly hour to allow us to join other local sides in dancing up the sun on the morning of May the 1st.

 We managed a three couple Duel of Honour, arranged in a circle around the band, and two sets of DIY side by side...

January 14, 2017

Our numbers growing, we accepted an invitation to join in with the Stroud Wassail to debut two new dances - Tattered Crow and D.I.Y. and give some of our members their first dance out with us. A number were either too ill to attend or ill and attended anyway, and so th...