Past Folk Play Performances - Wiltshire

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Wiltshire, England

Date Group Time Venue Contact
23 Dec 01
Ragged Heroes Mummers 12:00 Bremhill, Dumb Post
[Includes dancing from local sides]
Mike Slater
24 Dec 01
Ragged Heroes Mummers 19:30 Lacock, The George
[Performances start at The George, then Red Lion, Bell, finally Rising Sun on Bowden Hill]
Mike Slater
0775 4272267
26 Dec 01
Purton Mummers 12:30 Cricklade, Red Lion Paul Taylor
- - 13:00 Purton Stoke, Bell -
- - 13:30 Purton, Ghost Train -
- - 13:50 Purton, Working Mens' Club -
- - 14:10 Purton, Red House -
- - 14:30 Purton, Angel -
- - 15:00 Purton, Royal George -
- - 15:20 Purton, Greyhound -
19 Dec 02
Bathampton Morris Men 19:30 Bradford on Avon, Town Centre
[We'll be performing our Mumming Play (not dances) in about 10-12 pubs and clubs in the town centre from 19:30 till closing time. This happens every year on the Thursday before Christmas.]
Idris Roker
01225 315660
21 Dec 02
Potterne Mummers 09:30 Heddington, The Ivy Brian German
01980 630628
- - 20:30 Devizes, Fox & Hounds -
- - 22:30 Devizes, Cross Keys, Rowde -
22 Dec 02
Ragged Heroes Mummers 13:00 Bremhill, Dumb Post Mike Slater
0117 9492860
23 Dec 02
Potterne Mummers 20:15 Devizes, Royal Oak, Easterton Brian German
01980 630628
- - 21:15 Market Lavington, Devizes, Green Dragon -
- - 22:15 West Lavington, Devizes, The Churchill -
24 Dec 02
Potterne Mummers 20:15 Urchfont, The Lamb Brian German
01980 630628
- - 21:15 Potterne, Devizes, George & Dragon -
24 Dec 02 Ragged Heroes Mummers 19:00 Lacock, The George
[Lacock village tour beginning at The George and ends 22:30 at the Rising Sun, Bowden Hill]
Mike Slater
0117 9492860
18 Dec 03
Bathampton Morris Men 19:30 Bradford on Avon, Various Idris Roker
01225 315660
18 Dec 03 Potterne Mummers 20:30 Heddington, The Ivy
[This year is the 50th anniversary of the revival of the play.]
Brian German
01980 630628
- - 21:30 All Cannings, King's Arms -
22 Dec 03
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Bromham, The Greyhound
[This year is the 50th anniversary of the revival of the play.]
Brian German
01980 630628
- - 21:30 Seend, Three Magpies -
23 Dec 03
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Devizes, Fox & Hounds
[This year is the 50th anniversary of the revival of the play.]
Brian German
01980 630628
- - 21:15 Devizes, Bell on the Green -
- - 22:00 Devizes, The Lamb -
24 Dec 03
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Urchfont, The Lamb
[This year is the 50th anniversary of the revival of the play.]
Brian German
01980 630628
- - 21:30 Potterne, George & Dragon -
24 Dec 03 Ragged Heroes Mummers 19:30 Lacock, The George
[This is our annual tour of the village, we usually begin at the George, followed by the Red Lion, Bell and finally the Rising Sun at the top of the hill.]
Mike Slater
- - - Lacock, Red Lion -
- - - Lacock, The Bell -
- - - Lacock, Rising Sun -
06 Dec 04
Ragged Heroes Mummers 17:00 Yatton Keynell, Village Fayre -
06 Dec 04 Sarum Morris 19:00 Wilton, Carol Service & Nativity Pageant
[Based on a traditional mummers play from Quidhampton (a village now subsumed into Salisbury) updated for topical references by cast members]
Richard Death
18 Dec 04
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Devizes, Elm Tree Nigel Owen
01380 840418
- - 21:00 Devizes, Black Swan -
- - 21:30 Devizes, White Bear -
- - 22:00 Devizes, Royal Oak -
- - 22:30 Devizes, Lamb Inn -
18 Dec 04 Sarum Morris 15:00 Salisbury, Various hospital/alms houses and pubs
[Based on a traditional mummers play from Quidhampton (a village now subsumed into Salisbury) updated for topical references by cast members]
Richard Death
21 Dec 04
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Seend Cleeve, Barge Inn Nigel Owen
01380 840418
- - 21:00 Seend Cleeve, Brewery Inn -
- - 21:30 Seend, Lamb on the Strand -
22 Dec 04
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Upavon, Ship Inn Nigel Owen
01380 840418
- - 21:15 Bottlesford, Seven Stars -
- - 22:00 Honeystreet, Barge Inn -
23 Dec 04
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Coate, nr Devizes, New Inn Nigel Owen
01380 840418
- - 21:00 Bishops Cannings, Crown Inn -
- - 22:00 Heddington, Ivy Inn -
24 Dec 04
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Urchfont, Lamb Inn Nigel Owen
01380 840418
- - 21:15 Market Lavington, Green Dragon -
- - 22:00 Potterne, George & Dragon -
24 Dec 04 Ragged Heroes Mummers 19:30 Lacock, George Inn
[Meeting at the George Inn for village tour]
Mike Slater
0117 9492860
15 Dec 05
Bathampton Morris Men 19:30 Bradford on Avon, Barge Inn
[Bathampton Morris Men perform their Christmas Mumming Play in Bradford-on-Avon as listed.]
Idris Roker
01225 867031
- - 19:45 Bradford on Avon, Three Horseshoes -
- - 20:00 Bradford on Avon, Riverside Inn -
- - 20:15 Bradford on Avon, Swan Hotel -
- - 20:30 Bradford on Avon, Dandy Lion -
- - 21:15 Bradford on Avon, Rising Sun -
- - 21:45 Bradford on Avon, Mount Pleasant Social Club -
- - 22:10 Bradford on Avon, The Grapes -
- - 22:45 Bradford on Avon, Canal Tavern -
17 Dec 05
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Devizes, Three Crowns Nigel Owen
01380 840418
- - 21:00 Devizes, Royal Oak -
- - 21:30 Devizes, White Bear -
- - 22:00 Devizes, Elm Tree -
- - 22:30 Devizes, Lamb Inn -
20 Dec 05
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Heddington, The Ivy Nigel Owen
01380 840418
- - 21:15 St. Edith's Marsh, Oliver Cromwell -
- - 22:00 Rowde, George & Dragon -
21 Dec 05
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Upavon, The Ship Nigel Owen
01380 840418
- - 21:15 Bottlesford, Seven Stars -
- - 22:00 Honeystreet, Barge Inn -
22 Dec 05
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Easterton, Royal Oak Nigel Owen
01380 840418
- - 21:15 Little Cheverell, The Owl -
- - 22:00 West Lavington, Churchill Arms -
23 Dec 05
Potterne Mummers 20:30 Poulshot, The Raven Nigel Owen
01380 840418
- - 21:15 Sells Green, Three Magpies -
- - 22:00 Seend Cleeve, The Barge -
24 Dec 05
Potterne Mummers 20:15 Urchfont, The Lamb Nigel Owen
01380 840418
- - 21:00 Market Lavington, Green Dragon -
- - 22:00 Potterne, George & Dragon -
20 Dec 06
Potterne Mummers 21:45 Everleigh, Crown Inn
[This is the final depleted list, following licensing restrictions preventing us performing at pubs without relevant entertainment licences.]
Nigel Owen
21 Dec 06
Potterne Mummers 21:05 Coate, Devizes, New Inn
[This is the final depleted list, following licensing restrictions preventing us performing at pubs without relevant entertainment licences.]
Nigel Owen
22 Dec 06
Quidhampton Mummers 20:30 Chitterne, Kings Head
[The group has been performing for more than 25 years around Salisbury during the week before Christmas.]
Peter Ash
- - 21:30 Upton Lovell, Lord Leopold
[The group has been performing for more than 25 years around Salisbury during the week before Christmas.]
-
23 Dec 06
Potterne Mummers 21:45 Devizes, Three Crowns
[This is the final depleted list, following licensing restrictions preventing us performing at pubs without relevant entertainment licences.]
Nigel Owen
- - 22:15 Devizes, Lamb Inn -
24 Dec 06
Potterne Mummers 20:30 West Lavington, Stage Post
[This is the final depleted list, following licensing restrictions preventing us performing at pubs without relevant entertainment licences.]
Nigel Owen
- - 21:00 Market Lavington, Green Dragon -
- - 22:00 Potterne, George & Dragon -
18 Dec 08
Bathampton Morris Men 19:30 Bradford on Avon, All pubs
[Start (7:30pm) & finish (11pm) at The Canal Tavern, visiting all other pubs in between.]
Idris Roker
01225 867031
16 Dec 10
Bathampton Morris Men 19:30 Bradford-on-Avon, Pubs and Clubs
[Start at The Barge Inn and then in all pubs and clubs in Bradford on Avon, finishing at the Canal Tavern just before closing time.]
Idris Roker
13 Dec 12
Bathampton Morris Men 22:15 Winsley, Seven Stars and Social Club Idris Roker
01225 867031
20 Dec 12
Bathampton Morris Men 20:00 Bradford-on-Avon, All pubs
[Start at Barge Inn and then in all pubs and clubs, finishing at Canal Tavern just before closing time.]
Idris Roker
01225 867031

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