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Because we’re happy…………………………..

……….to be dancing out with Sheffield City Morris Men, Silkstone Greens, Five Rivers and the visiting Adelaide Morris Men. This will take place on Thursday 20th August 2015 at the Kelham Island Tavern and the Fat Cat public houses in … Continue reading

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Boggarts at Winster Wakes

(Boggarts musicians in the Winster Wakes procession) This year Boggarts Breakfast were Winster Morris Men’s guest team at the Winster Wakes, an event in the picturesque Derbyshire village of Winster. It was a beautiful day for dancing, and we were … Continue reading

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The Annual St Georges Day Dance Out in Sheffield

Saturday 25th April saw Boggarts Breakfast in Sheffield city centre at the annual St Georges Day dance out. There were many other sides dancing out that day too, enjoying the sunshine between the brief rain showers and the warm appreciation … Continue reading

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It’s spring, it’s spring!

Which means that it’s high time I let all of you know what events we have planned for the dancing season. First up we have Sharrow Lantern Carnival in Sheffield on Sunday 12th April in the evening. There’s a procession … Continue reading

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Christmas things

Another triumph at Nether Edge seasonally festive farmer’s market. The weather just about held off while we danced, though it was pretty miserable other than that. It’s amazing how a danceout manages to get most of us in a good … Continue reading

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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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Calendars Now up for Sale!

In other news – we have a beautifully crafted 2015 calendar that you can buy. Here’s a preview of September for you: If you would like a copy of one they are £10, plus £1 for postage if necessary. Hurry, … Continue reading

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Black Annis Ale

As guests of the legendary Black Annis women from Leicester, Boggarts fielded a rather small team for a great 30th birthday weekend at the beginning of October. We were hosted and toasted in style, joined by our fellow dancers Sheffield … Continue reading

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Whitby Folk Week

It’s September which means festival season is over (boo, hiss!) and it also means that I really need to write about Whitby Folk Week. Whitby is a beautiful place, I’d never been before although the team has, and there were … Continue reading

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Warwick Folk Festival

A couple of weeks ago we danced at Warwick folk festival. It was deliciously hot, we were with some awesome teams, the campsite was comfortable, the beer tent was close by and we got to dance inside the castle grounds. … Continue reading

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