Reviving the Revival

St Andrew’s Church Linton Road, Oxford

An unmissable commemoration of the beginnings of the English folk revival


Conference: The Histories of the Morris in Britain

Cecil Sharp House 2 Regent's Park Road, London

EFDSS is hosting a two-day conference of presentations, posters and dance, exploring the evolution of morris dance, and how it has spread from its elusive beginnings until the present day.

£35 – £55

DERT 2017

Kendal Kendal

DERT is the annual Rapper Tournament Competition. This it is hosted by Crook Morris in the Cumbrian town of Kendal on 7, 8, 9 April 2017. Full details available on DERT 2017 Website

EFDSS Programme of Events

Cecil Sharp House 2 Regent's Park Road, London

EFDSS has a programme of activities for May to August 2017 at Cecil Sharp House in London. Activities on offer include classes, courses and workshops based on traditional English folk arts for children, young people, adults and families. A full list of classes and courses at Cecil Sharp House can be found at:

JMO National Day of Dance


The Joint Morris Organisations National Day of Dance will be held in the City of Leicester on 13th May 2017, hosted by Leicester City Morris Men and The Morris Ring


Gloucester Day Parade


2 Sep 2017 Taborers’ gathering for the Gloucester Day parade, Gloucester. Please contact TTS Secretary asap if able to attend (  

International Pipe and Tabor Festival

Stony Stratford

29 Sep to 1 Oct 2017 International Pipe and Tabor Festival, Stony Stratford, UK. Please contact TTS Secretary if interested (

Sword Dance Union – 2017 Longsword Tournament

Goathland Goathland

The Sword Dance Union Presents the Annual Longsword Tournament. Goathland, North Yorkshire, Saturday 7th October 2017. A Competition and Showcase of Longsword Dancing