6 pm travel to Bucknell Village Hall for Saturday Night On and dancing with invited friends and sides. Early evening meal provided.
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9.30 am: Tour dance workshop.
Approx 12 noon travel to The Plough at Wolvercote (Wolvercote Green) - a better spot for parking, lunch and dancing than The Perch, though Port Meadow is not so readily accessible. We can move around to Port Meadow and Binsey later in the afternoon. Lunch can be a self-catered picnic eaten on the Green, or bought at The Plough and enjoyed in their garden or on the Green beside the Oxford Canal. This would be a good venue and day for other dancers to join us too.
Whole day here, with the public attractions and grounds, the Palace itself and the
7.30 pm: Gather at The Greyhound in Besselsleigh (on the A420) not very far from Youlbury. Good dining pub with a large garden. Hope to have a few guest sides/dancers along - Mr Hemmings are confirmed. Wolvercote Morris are keen.
Move on to Elder Stubbs Allotment on Rymers Lane, a prize-winning community garden in Cowley. The gardens contain a woodlot, orchard and art installations. 3.00 pm dancing for Restore, the charitable mental health organisation, which runs the gardens.
8.00 pm - visit Ducklington Morris on practice night in the Ducklington Village Hall.
7.30 pm - join Oxford City Morris Men at The White Horse in Broad St for a summer dance-out in the city (Oxford).
8.30 pm Move with them to their second dance spot Far From the Madding Crowd in Friar's Entry off Magdalen St.
Own lunch - around Bampton, or in Wantage.
1.30 pm dance outside The Bear Hotel overlooking the market Square, and overlooked by King Alfred's statuesque gaze.
3.00 pm approx, visit The Uffington White Horse and nearby Neolithic features including the long barrow known as Wayland's Smithy. For keen walkers, this is the opportunity to tread the ancient Ridgeway track.
8.00 pm - Dance-out with Cry Havoc and guests, Old Speckled Hen, at the Prince of Wales in Shippon.
Saturday 3 August - Daytime, 10.30 am onwards, dance in
9.30 - 10.30 am Dance in the forecourt of Oxford Castle Unlocked
Other spots still to be decided/confirmed.
2.00 pm - a mystery dance spot but dances for brushing up on include Getting Upstairs and Haste to the ... um what's it called?
6.00 pm - Lammas Ale begins with Feast
8.00 pm-10.00 pm - Foot Up. We may be able to extend this time.
Travelling times have been kept within an hour. 45 mins is the maximum time to expect under normal road conditions and trips in and around