Monthly Archives: April 2018

Oxford Folk Weekend 2018

Kicked off with friends from OBJ at the Botanic Gardens – on wonderful warm April morning

 Havocs poised to enthrall!

Mad Jack’s Morris from Hastings make up the threesome

Emma doers a sterling job playing the tunes 

Jim and a ‘guest’ – welcome return from swanning it in London Oliver!

Second spot Asmoleum – with Moulton Morris, Brackley and Adderbury

Splendid Hanky work!  

Folk Weekend and May Morning approach

Oxford Folk Weekend starts today. We’re out and about in the City Centre tomorrow. We’ll definitely be at the Botanic Gardens at 10am and the Ashmolean Steps at midday, but may pop up elsewhere.

Meanwhile, Oxford City Council have announced a change in crowd management for this year’s May Morning. This was covered on the BBC and ITV local news; both used their library footage of last year and we appeared in both. ITV shot footage in the Botanic Gardens last year, and apparently they had a lot of us, but I don’t have any video. But we do have a video of the BBC report: