Forest of Dean Morris Men Festival
2nd June 2016
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Morris Men groups from all over the country will start to gather at Soudley on Friday evening. Amongst the groups attending are The Forest of Dean Morris Men, Leeds Morris, Clocs Canton (from Cardiff), Full Moon Morris, Mersey Morris, Leicester Morris, Lady Bay Revellers from Nottinghamshire, Cardiff Morris and Southport Swords. 

Where to watch the action:

On Saturday morning there will be a mass dance at Coleford Clock Tower at 10am. The sides then split into three separate tours:

A. 11:30am at The Rising Sun, Moseley Green; 12:30pm at The Miners Arms, Whitecroft; 2:30pm at The Dilke Hospital Fete; 3:30pm at The White Hart, Broadoak and 4:30pm at The Hillside Brewery

B. 11:45am at The Three Tuns, Chepstow; 1pm at The Anchor, Tintern; 3pm at The Sloop, Llandogo; 4pm at The Boat, Penallt

C. 11:45am at The Gatehouse, Monmouth; 1pm at The Moon at Garway; 2:45pm at The New Harp, Hoarwithy; 4pm at The Yew Tree, Peterstow

On Sunday morning there will be a mass dance at The Dean Heritage Centre, Soudley at 10:30am until noon followed by some dancing at The White Horse Inn, Soudley until about 1pm

Find out more about the Forest of Dean Morris Men HERE 

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