Author Archives: Nigel Northcott

WOCA 14th July

Competing for sound with a ‘band’! and dog show – but did get a free beer!  Botley being shut one way for emergency water repairs didn’t help getting there or back!

Shepherd’s Hey went down well.

Rose and Castle Towcester June 2018

Another great Rose and Castle weekend – a highlight of the year

Sunday morning – I know it is after Saturday!

Hosts at lock – Stoke Bruerne


Phoenix Morris


Old Speckled hen




Buccaneers with Stockport Morris


Havocs letting slip!!


A veritable supergroup!


Persephone Morris


Saturday – brackley Gawcott and beyond! – the tour!

Hosts kick us all off in Brackley Town Square      

Stockport Morris


Gold Star





Basing Clog

 Gold Star Morris from Norwich


Havocs Havocking


Hosts – Rose and Castle

Oliver had fun!!


 Nuneaton Morris

25th Birthday Treat

A day out on the train!

First spot the shading green in Moreton in Marsh

 Thereafter entertaining shoppers in the arcade

Off to the main arena – for a spot of crowd pleasing!


Shepherds hey – with guest bootstick players from Boston USA

Off on the train to Cornbury – stopping en route to pub to wow the fete!

Cake – courtesy of Greg – our recruit in waiting!                              New Summer kit?         

A splendid jig for two

Dancing at the Bell with Cornbury Morris and friends from Towersey Morris and a guest appearance from Paul Ferrit – who helped us do what we do well – sit and sup and chat!

Done in!

6 Bells Warborough 21st June

A Speckled hen demonstrates a skill I didn’t know she had!  Great to have the wicket prepared in advance!Rock Hopper first on!   Then those hens – my what a big flock! The best was saved til last- Havocs!

A glorious summer evening! With two great guests – our guests!