Category: Events

  • Lovers’ Green

    Lovers’ Green

    A special day when one of our own got married and we provided a surprise guard of honour as the happy couple came out of the registry office – followed by some dancing at The Wellington Hotel in Boscastle to entertain the guests. Included in our dance set was a new dance written especially for…

  • Boscastle Christmas Lights

    Boscastle Christmas Lights

    On Friday 1st December we performed in the Cobweb Carpark prior to the turning on of the village Christmas lights on our lobster pot tree. In addition to our dances, the entertainment included the children, teachers and staff of Boscastle School and the Boscastle Buoys singing carols. Despite the real cold, a pretty large crowd…

  • Day of Morris

    Day of Morris

    On 18th November we went on a road trip to Tavistock to take part on the annual Day of Morris arranged by Dartmoor Border Morris in aid of Pudsey BBC’s Children in Need. What a truly fabulous day we had! Thanks to Laurence, a member of our side who happens to collect buses(!), we were…

  • Boscastle Shanty Festival

    Boscastle Shanty Festival

    The Boscastle Shanty Festival was held at the Cobweb Inn from 10th to 12th November and on the Saturday around midday, we gave a display of border morris dancing in the tent. It was a tight space, not least because we had a great audience, but we managed to fit in a full and energetic…

  • Apple Day

    Apple Day

    On 21st October we danced out at the National Trust Pentire visitors’ centre. We gave them two displays as part of their celebration and had a great time, not even the small shower could dampen our enthusiasm for the day. For each set we gave the audience a Bear Down Man, a September 4th, a…

  • Week St Mary Revel

    Week St Mary Revel

    On 16th September we joined in the Week St Mary Revel. We were so lucky with the weather, it only seemed to rain when we were under cover! This was our first processional, we led the Harvest Queen and her entourage to and from the church – great fun especially when we formed a guard…

  • The Wootons Inn

    The Wootons Inn

    On 6th September, one of the hottest days of the year, we danced at The Wootons Inn in Tintagel to help raise money for the Tintagel Christmas Lights. Fortunately, by the time we started to dance, the sun had started to set but it was still a mighty hot evening of dance. Encouraged on by…

  • The Napoleon Inn

    The Napoleon Inn

    On 30th August we danced again at the Napoleon in Boscastle.

  • Boscastle Harbour & Cobweb Inn

    Boscastle Harbour & Cobweb Inn

    A local dance out on 23rd August starting in Boscastle Harbour then moving on to the Cobweb Inn.