FedExtra Summer 2019

Laura Bailey sets out to explain feminism in morris, photos from the John Gasson jig competition held in Sidmouth, new teams Ripon Spur Rapper and Black-Gate Morris head out for their first season of dance, photography tips from Dorset Morri’arty, Sarum Morris host a special day of dance, report from the Morris Ring ARM, birthdays, festivals, and celebrations, and congratulations to Pauline Woods-Wilson for being voted in as our new President at the AGM!

View and download: FedExtra Summer 2019 (3Mb)

Contents:

04: Welcome to the Winter/Spring issue: a message from the editor
04: Contact your committee: details of how to get in touch
05: President’s prologue: parades, risk assessments and website updates
06: Feminism in Morris: Laura Bailey sets out to explain
08: Ripon Spur Rapper: the new rapper team heads out for its first season of dance
10: Dancing England 2019: the reboot continues at the Nottingham Playhouse
12: Black Gate Morris: new north-east Cotswold team steps out for its first season
14: Capturing the dance: photography tips from Dorset Morri’arty (Alan Courtney)
16: Hook Eagle Morris Men: a year of dance from wassails to watercress
18: News roundup: Holly Copse Molly turns 10, Mayday mayhem and obituaries
20: What the Folk?: a personal perspective comparing UK and Australian morris
22: The Morris Ring ARM: Fee Lock reports on the meeting’s proceedings
24: Phoenix Morris: supporting their local community through dance
25: Sarum Morris: bringing joy and dance to Salisbury with a special day of dance
26: John Gasson Jig Comp: winners of the 32nd annual Sidmouth event in photos
27: Paul White’s Diary: the trials and tribulations of dancing in a temperate Britain

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Joint Morris Organisations’ Day of Dance 2022

The Joint Morris Organisations’ Day of Dance will take place on Saturday 9th April 2022 in Liverpool City Centre hosted by The Morris Ring in the North West.  This was postponed from 2020 due to the Coronavirus Covid-19 outbreak. For more info click on the link below.

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