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6th-7th September 2014
Swanage Folk Festival

Dance: Worcestershire Monkey

Massed dance including OBJ, Wicket Brood, Fox's, Exmoor, Borderline and Wreckers Morris

The dance is introduced by Martin - who wrote the dance. The tune (Weasel's Revenge) was written by Jan, who is amongst the musicians

Thanks to Lisa for this clip


31st May - 1st June 2014
Wessex Folk Festival (Weymouth)

Dance: Alvechurch Smithy


Dancers: Eddie, Emma, Ian, Karen, MaryAnn, MikeG, Sarah, Tony

Musicians: Colin, Joe, AnnO (boxes), Vera, MikeS (drums), AndyW, Ann, Pegeen (tambourines), Chris (lagerphone)

Camera: Kelly


31st May - 1st June 2014
Wessex Folk Festival (Weymouth)

Dance: Much Gridlock (based on Much Wenlock)

Dancers: Ann, Eddie, Emma, Ian, Karen, MikeG, Pegeen, Sarah

Musicians:
Colin, Joe, AnnO (boxes), Ali, MikeS (drums), AndyW, Vera (tambourines), Chris (lagerphone), MaryAnn (fiddle)

Camera: Kelly


31st May - 1st June 2014
Wessex Folk Festival (Weymouth)

Dance: Brimfield

Dancers: Eddie, Emma, Ian, Karen,  MaryAnn,  Mike G, Sarah, Tony

Musicians:
Colin, Joe, AnnO (boxes), Vera, Ali (drums), Ann, Pegeen (tambourines), Ian (trombone), Isla (lagerphone)

31st May - 1st June 2014
Wessex Folk Festival (Weymouth)

Dance: Dilwyn

Dancers: Ann, Chris, Eddie, Emma,  Ian, Karen, Mike G,  Pegeen, Sarah, Tony

Musicians:
Colin, Joe, AnnO (boxes), Vera, Ali (drums), Ian (trombone)

31st May - 1st June 2014
Wessex Folk Festival (Weymouth)

Dance: Hay-on-Wye (double set)

Dancers: Andy (with Isla), Ann, Chris, Eddie, Emma,  Ian, Karen, MaryAnn, Mike G,  Pegeen, Sarah, Tony

Musicians:
Colin, Joe, AnnO (boxes), Vera, Ali, Mike S (drums), Ian (trombone)

31st May - 1st June 2014
Wessex Folk Festival (Weymouth)

Dance: Sheepskins

Dancers: Ann, Eddie, Ian, MikeG, Sarah, Tony

Musicians:
Colin, Joe, AnnO (boxes), Vera, Ali, MikeS (drums), Ian (trombone)

31st May - 1st June 2014
Wessex Folk Festival (Weymouth)

Dance: Witchmens Thistle

Dancers: Ann, Chris, Eddie, Emma, Ian, Karen, MikeG, Tony

Musicians:
Colin, Joe, AnnO (boxes), Vera, Ali, MikeS (drums), Ian (trombone), Sarah, Isla (lagerphones)

8th September 2013
Swanage Folk Festival

Dance: Worcester Monkey

Massed dance including OBJ, Wicket Brood, Fox's, Exmoor, Borderline (Berks) plus another side I can't remember.

There are 8 sets, making 48 dancers plus countless musicians. The musicians include the dance's creators Jan and Martin. Martin announced the dance loudly enough so that people in Bournemouth would know it was starting!

Traditionally, the last dance of Swanage Folk Festival before the customary aquatic dances.

20th April 2013
Oxford Folk Festival

Dance: Wrekin Havoc

Dancers: Chris,  Philip, Ann, Tony, Eddie, Mike G

Musicians: Colin, Joe, Vera , Chris D, Clare, Jane and Ali

Camera: Ian

17th June 2012
Evesham Morris Weekend


Dance: Bay Horse

Dancers: Chris,  Ali, Anne, Kelly, Eddie and Mike G

Musicians: Colin, Ann O, Ian O, Joe, Vera , Chris D, MaryAnn, with help from Emma and Liz.

Camera: Ian

6th May 2012
A day out on the Watercress Line


Dance: Witchmens Thistle

Dancers: Chris,  Ali, Clare, Philip, Eddie and Mike G

Musicians: Colin, Anna, Joe, Vera and Mike S

9th July 2011
Phoenix Morris Day of Dance, Rickmansworth


Dances: Bay Horse, Witchmens Thistle, Sheepskins

Dancers: Ann, Chris, Eddie, Nikki, Ali, Kelly, Mike G, MaryAnn

Musicians: Colin, Joe, MaryAnn, Jane and Vera
with a bit of help from Nicky, Sue (Phoenix) and ???? (Pump House Clog)




January 2011
OBJ's Wassail at The New Leathern Bottle. Jeallotts Hill


Dance: Worcestershire Monkey

Dancers:
Alison, Ann, Eddie, Jane, Joe, Mike G, Nikki

Musicians: Anna, Colin, Kelly, Pam, Mike S, Vera with a bit of help from Sue

January 2011
OBJ's Wassail at The New Leathern Bottle. Jeallotts Hill

Dance: Brimfield

Dancers:
Alison, Ann, Chris, Colin, Eddie, Joe, Mike G, Nikki

Musicians: Jane, Kelly, Vera, Liz, Mike S, Vera (all percussion)



12 Sept 2010
Swanage Folk Festival


Massed dance during the church service, performed by
OBJ, Wicket Brood, Fox's Morris, Exmoor Border Morris

Dance: Just as the tide was a'flowin


OBJ:
Alison, Anna, Chris, Colin, Eddie, Jane, Joe, Kelly, Mary Ann, Mike G, Nikki, Sharon, Vera


July 2010
OBJ's End-of-Term Bash at Henley

Dance: Dilwyn

Dancers:
Alison, Chris, Eddie, Joe, Liz, Nikki

Musicians: Colin, Pam, Vera, Mike G, with help from Nigel, Judith and Fleet musicians

July 2010
OBJ's End-of-Term Bash at Henley

Dance: Sheepskins

Dancers: Chris, Eddie, Joe, Liz, Mike G

Musicians: Colin, Pam, Vera, plus others!

July 2010
OBJ's End-of-Term Bash at Henley

Dance:
Witchmens Thistle

Dancers: Alison, Chris, Eddie, Joe, Liz

Musicians: Colin, Pam, Vera, Mike G, and Nigel

July 2010
OBJ's End-of-Term Bash at Henley

Dance:
Hay-on-Wye

Dancers: Alison, Chris, Eddie, Joe, Liz

Musicians: Colin, Pam, Vera, Mike G, and Nigel

July 2010
OBJ's End-of-Term Bash at Henley

Dance:
East Acton

Dancers: OBJ, Fleet Morris, Shinfield Shambles, members of the audience

January 2010
OBJ's Wassail at The Roebuck, Binfield


Dance: Worcestershire Monkey

Dancers:
Alison, Ann, Chris, Colin, Eddie, Joe, Mike G, Nikki

Musicians: Doug, Pam, Jane, Mike S, Vera

January 2010
OBJ's Wassail at The Roebuck, Binfield


Dance: Brimfield

Dancers:
Alison, Ann, Chris, Colin, Eddie, Joe, Mike G, Nikki

Musicians: Doug, Pam, Jane, Mike S, Vera



January 2010
OBJ's Wassail at The Roebuck, Binfield


Dance:
East Acton

Dancers: OBJ, Basing Clog, Phoenix Morris, members of the audience

January 2010
OBJ's Wassail at The Roebuck, Binfield


A Mummers Play, performed by ?????

If you're still watching these videos, you really ought to be out morris dancing!

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