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Programme for 2019


2019 The Programme So Far

February 24th: Morris Dancing Workshop in The Three Tuns, 12.00 noon - 2.00pm

February 24th: 'Border Morris Gala Night’ in the top room of The Three Tuns, 8.00pm onwards

March 15th Quiz Night at Hyssington Village Hall, 7.30pm onwards

March 16th: Dancing in Ludlow

April 12th: Beetle Drive, Lydbury North Village Hall, 7.30pm onwards

April 18th: 'Strolling to Scotland’ illustrated talk, Bishop’s Castle Town Hall, 7.30pm

April 22nd: Traditional Easter Monday Tour

May 6th: Green Man Day Festival in Clun

May 24th -  27th: Marlboro Ale, Vermont, USA

June 22nd - 23rd: Bishop’s Castle Midsummer Rejoicing with Harlequin Morris

July 13th: 44th Birthday Tour

August 17th - 20th: Whitby Folk Festival

August 24th - 25th: Shrewsbury Folk Festival

September 5th - 8th: Bromyard Folk Festival

October 26th: Halloween Ceilidh at Lydbury North Village Hall

December 26th: Boxing Day at The Three Tuns


More details as they become available.

Midsummer Rejoicing with Harlequin Morris - June 2019

It is nearly Midsummer already, despite all the recent rain. 

Our guests this year are Harlequin Morris.

The programme is as follows:

Saturday 22nd June - Dancing in Ludlow

11.00am - 1.00pm: Dancing in The Square, Ludlow

2.00pm - 3.00pm: Dancing at Ludlow Brewery

Sunday 23rd June - Midsummer Rejoicing in Bishop’s Castle

10.00am - 10.30am: Dancing at Stonehouse

10.30am: Rush cart procession through town

11.00am: Church service at St. John’s with dance spot by Harlequin Morris

12.00 noon: Dancing in the churchyard followed by procession to the Three Tuns

12.30pm: Dancing at the Three Tuns till mid-afternoon.

n.b. all times are approximate, but great dancing is guaranteed


Ceilidhs 2019

Everyone loves a good ceilidh, especially when it’s run by The Shropshire Bedlams and Martha Rhoden’s Tuppenny Dish, so we are putting on a number of Ceilidhs in South-West Shropshire:

26th October 2019 at Lydbury North Village Hall - Halloween Ceilidh

Put the date in your diary now.

Tickets can be ordered from Marion 01588 660513 or Lee 01588 680364.

More details to follow.

Boxing Day Collection 2018

The Shropshire Bedlams and Martha Rhoden’s Tuppenny Dish would like to thank all those who so gave to the collection on Boxing Day. Thanks to your generosity, and the persuasive efforts of out collectors, £424.24 was raised for Air Ambulance.

Churning Butter on Boxing Day
Boxing Day at The Three Tuns, 26th December 2018


We are looking for new members !

Oswestry Square

If you are over 12 years of age, fairly fit and with a reasonable sense of rhythm, why not give Border Morris a go.

To find out more contact the secretaries using the form on the 'Getting In Touch' page of this website.