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Editor: Sam Ross
Published: Summer 2019
Number: 94

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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!


#Editor: Sam Ross
#Citation: FedExtra, Summer 2019,



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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