Towersey Morris Dancers
2nd June 2021 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Towersey Morris will dance here at 8.30 pm on Wednesday 2nd June.
FROM THE TOWERSEY MORRIS WEBSITE:
From an article about Towersey Morris founder, Denis Manners.
… Denis’s involvement with the Morris started when he lived in Kidlington, Oxfordshire, in the 1950’s. He soon joined Oxford City Morris, … becoming Squire (leader), a post he held for seven years.
Denis … moved to Towersey … and brought Oxford City there to dance. “The local yobbos”, as Denis always called them, laughed at the dancing and Denis told them they’d have the right to laugh if they could do better. Quite incredibly (they) … become the founder members of Towersey Morris Men… .