performances

2018 Performances include ***7 January St.Mary de Lode, Gloucester ***13 January Stroud Wassail ***2 February Wassail at Hartpury Perry Pear Centre***10 March Travelling Music Hall***1 April Brockhampton Estate ***7 April Gloucester Residents weekend ***1 May Mayday on May Hill ***5 May Brockhampton Estate ***26 May Gloucester Pirate Festival ***27 May Arbor Day, Aston-on-Clun ***9 June Aethelflaed procession, Gloucester ***10 June Mediaeval Festival, Winterbourne Barn***21 June International Make Music Day, National Perry Pear Centre, Hartpury ***24 June Project Pilgrim Celebration, Gloucester cathedral ***14 July Flaxley Music Festival***12 August M5 Living History Show ***19 August Brockhampton Estate ***1 September Gloucester Day parade***13 September Gloucester Heritage Open Day ***16 September York mediaeval mystery plays***6 October Harvest Home, Byfords Farm Taynton***7 Oct Winterbourne Mediaeval Barn Orchard Day

Bygonz

Bygonz

anglo

Anglo-saxon

Aethelflaed

Aethelflaed
In the procession marking the funeral of Queen Aetheflaed in Gloucester in 918

Mediaeval

Winterbourne Mediaeval Barn

Winterbourne Mediaeval Barn
Winterbourne Mediaeval Barn - at the Barn's mediaeval day

St Richard's Festival, Droitwich

St Richard's Festival, Droitwich
celebrating St Richard's miracle in making Droitwich's brine springs flow again in 1249

Gloucester cathedral

Gloucester cathedral
Gloucester cathedral - testing the acoustics in the cloisters (photo and video below from Chris Denham)

Cathedral entertainment

Cathedral entertainment
the children enjoyed it ! click on image to see the video

Frampton

Frampton
procession as part of the 700th anniversary of the dedication of Frampton church

Tudor

Heritage Open Days in Gloucester

Heritage Open Days in Gloucester
Heritage Open Days in Gloucester - entertaining on the streets in 2017

Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days
In 2014 we were photobombed!

Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days
during a concert as part of the Gloucester History Festival - click on image for video

Fairford

Fairford
emulating the stained glass window at Fairford with English bagpipes and mediaeval triangle

We love making music

We love making music
International Make Music Day with Landlord and Landlady, Peter and Chris at the Yew Tree, Clifford's Mesne

Renaissance

civic duties

civic duties
as guard and crier at the Sheriff's Riding in York

Southam

Southam
an event re-enacting the first skirmish of the Civil War in Southam

Ross-on-Wye

Ross-on-Wye
celbrating John Kyrle's 380th birthday in his knot garden in Ross-on-Wye

Glos Day

Glos Day
The Gloucester Day parade marks the end of the siege of Gloucester in 1643

More recent times

Bignor weeds and wildflower festival

Bignor weeds and wildflower festival
Bignor Weeds and Wildflower Festival - Yattleton was a naughty horse !!

Yattleton dances to The Horse's Bransle

Yattleton dances to The Horse's Bransle
Yattleton cavorts at Eric Freeman's Byford's Farm Harvest Home

Arbucies, Catalunya

Arbucies, Catalunya
William the jig doll and taborer participate in the Festa del Flabiol, Arbucies Catalunya

apples

apples
Wassail!

upton

upton
with Mark and Cathy from Canadian Orange Peel Morris at Upton Folk Festival

dovers

dovers
Dovers Cotteswold Olimpick Games on Oak Apple Day 2015

jubilee

jubilee
Jubilee celebration in 2012 at Mitchel Troy. click on the image to see a video

tall ships

tall ships
at Gloucester Tall Ships Festival

pirates

pirates
Gloucester pirate festival

Mitcheldean

Mitcheldean
Mitcheldean Xmas Fair - with a cool backing band !!

mm

mm

pipe and tabor and jig doll