Author Archives: Grace Jackson

Dance for Diversity

We had a whale of a time at the first (hopefully annual) Dance for Diversity in London. It was organised at very short notice, presumably on the back of the mishap with David Cameron being criticised for being photographed with … Continue reading

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This is Brilliant

This picture was sent by someone who saw us at Sidmouth.   They say: “This is Alice (3) and Heather (1) watching your performance at Sidmouth. They weren’t there on the day, but have insisted on watching the home videos … Continue reading

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Ely during the Heat Wave of 2013

Well, none of us got cold at any time, I don’t think. It was about 30 degrees and sunny on Saturday, so we ducked out of the last spot to go swimming, which was a massive relief. Wearing black has … Continue reading

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Takking Boggarts

Back to Tunes Here’s a pdf of the dots Here’s a midi

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Twiglet

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Dancing the Sun Up (and actually seeing it!)

What’s that glowing orange thing on the horizon? Nobody’s seen it for years! Well this year we got really lucky with the weather and it was warm (at least not as crazy-freezing as last year) and clear (ish) and still, … Continue reading

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Boggarts dancing on your radio

Nikki and Bob got up bright and early on Friday to meet Mr Toby Foster of BBC Sheffield Radio on Friday (complete with bells and melodeon). He wanted to know about our lack of beard growth, why we aren’t over … Continue reading

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Nottingham Castle Lace Exhibition

We were invited to dance at Nottingham Castle to help open a new exhibition on lace. Dancing in the long gallery presented a few challenges – namely the potential to damage a few paintings and a really slippery floor! We … Continue reading

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Bedlam in Berkshire

Well, we had a lovely time with Berkshire Bedlam, Great Western, Holt, Mortimers, Fool’s Gambit Morris, Betty Luptons, Flag and Bone in Berkshire last weekend. We didn’t drown… although dancing Hanter Dro with a river running down Windsor high street … Continue reading

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