Folk events in Leicestershire and Rutland


Maypole dancing in Castle Park in Leicester and outside Curve Theatre

The word “swims” upside down is still “swims”

Maypole Dancing can be traced back through the ages and now seems to be having a revival here in Leicestershire and Rutland.

We are a group of enthusiasts ready and willing to come out to schools, groups or events to run sessions where we mix creating traditional patterns with modern folk interpretations for people of all ages to have a go.

Click here for a brief history of Maypole Dancing with particular reference to Leicestershire

To find out more about Maypole Dancing:-

    Ring Patsy on 0116 2776259

    or click here to send her an email

100 years ago everyone owned a horse and only the rich had cars. Today everyone has cars and only the rich own horses

This page last updated on 07 January, 2018