Upcoming Events

The Travellers, Oxspring

2023-2024 Season

08/12/2023  Friday  Mumming Tour Wath                                 7:00 - Private House in Wath

                                                                                                           9:00 - Wath Tap (TBC)

12/12/2023 Tuesday  Dodworth Fire Festival                            7:00 Station, Dodworth then around the village

17/12/2023 Sunday    Wath Fire Festival                                    6:30  Parish Church - Carol Service

                                                                                                           7:30 Outside Parish Church - Morris Display and sale of flares

                                                                                                           7:50  Torchlight procession

                                                                                                           8:00  Morris Display, Wath Town Centre

                                                                                                           8:30  FREE Fireworks Display, Wath Rugby Club

                                                                                                           9:00 FREE - Seasonal songs and mummers play, Wath Rugby Club

26/12/23 Tuesday    Boxing Day Tour                                         10:15  Morris Display - Wath Town Centre

                                                                                                           10:30 Bus Leaves Wath Town Centre

                                                                                                            10:45 Display outside Wentworth Post Office

                                                                                                            11:15  Traditional Carols in Rockingham Arms, Wentworth (TBC)

                                                                                                             1:00pm Dancing outside Rockingham Arms and procession to George & Dragon

                                                                                                              1:15 pm Dancing and Mummers Play outside George & Dragon, Wentworth

                                                                                                              2:45 pm Wath Rugby Club, songs, games, dancing perhaps

29/12/23  Friday   Christmas Ceilidh                                               7:30, Burlington Club, Wath - Music from Common Ground

06/01/24 Saturday  Wassail & Morris Feast                                   Billingley (TBA)

03/02/24 Saturday  Lupercalia                                                         Dancing around Billingley Village from late morning.  Feast in evening

08/03/24 - 10/03/24 Whitby Weekend                                            Dancing and singing around Whitby and Robin Hoods Bay on Sunday

      Saturday:  10:30 Endeavour Wharf

                         11:00 Processional along Baxtergate

                         11:10 Corner of Baxtergate & New Quay Road

                         12:10 Bandstand

                         14:15 Bottom of 199 steps

                         14:40 Outside Abbey entrance

                         14:55 Abbey Tap

                         19:00 Yacht Club


                        11:30 Top of Station Road, Robin Hood's Bay

                        12:15 Old Coastguard Station, Robin Hood's Bay

03/05/24 - 05/05/24 Wath Festival                                                  Dancing and Singing throughout the weekend

15/06/24  Saturday    Ebor Morris Day of Dance                          Dancing in York

22/06/24 Saturday     Pretty Villages Tour                                     Bus tour and dancing in South Yorkshire Pretty Villages

06/09/24 - 08/09/24   Wensleydale Weekend                              Singing and dancing in Wensleydale based in Bainbridge

Wensleydale Weekend                                      8th-10th September 2023


8.00 onwards  Bainbridge Village Hall (Temperance Hall)  - Informal music and songs


09.30 (prompt)   Leave Bainbridge (Village Green)                                                                                         

10.00                    Dancing at Aysgarth National Park Visitor Centre.

11.30                    Dancing in Leyburn Market Place         

12.30                    Dancing at The Black Bull, Middleham followed by lunch (sandwiches & chips) at 1.00 & singing afterwards        

2.30                      Dancing at The Fox, West Witton

3.30                      Dancing at the Fox and Hounds, West Burton

4.30                      ARRIVE BACK IN BAINBRIDGE


8.00 – 11.00       Bainbridge Village Hall (Temperance Hall), Bainbridge                                                   Informal music and songs  – open invitation


10.30                    Dancing at Sycamore Hall, Bainbridge     

11.30                    Dancing at Hawes Countryside Museum 

12.30                    Dancing at The Board Inn, Hawes

1.30                      Dancing at Wensleydale Creamery (Hawes)         

2.00                      Weekend’s End. 

Pretty Villages Tour                                        24th June 2023

10.30                    Bus Leaves Wath                                                                         

11:00                    Otto Coffee & Wine Bar, Sprotborough                               

12:00                    The Scarborough Arms,                 Tickhill                                 

1:00                      The Turnpike      (Lunch)                 Bawtry                              

3.00                      The White Horse Inn                      Barnby Moor                       

4.00                      The Black Lion Inn                           Firbeck                                 

5.00 (Tea)            The Three Tuns                               Stainton                              

7.30                      Bus Arrives Back in Wath

Summer Programme 2023

28/04/23             Friday 8:00pm                  Wath Festival Ceilidh                                     CONFIRMED

29/04/23             Saturday 9:45am              Festival Opening Town Centre                    CONFIRMED

30/04/23             Sunday 11:00am              Festival Church Service                                 CONFIRMED

02/05/23             Tuesday                               No Meeting

09/05/23             Tuesday 8:00                     Danceout                                                          Andrew & Angela

16/05/23             Tuesday 8:00                     Danceout                                                          Vic to Organise

23/05/23             Tuesday 8:00                     PRACTICE

30/05/23             Tuesday 8:00                     PRACTICE

2-4/06/23            Weekend                            Thaxted Ring Meeting                                   CONFIRMED

06/06/23             Tuesday                               No Meeting

15/06/23             Thursday 7:30                   Oxspring, Travellers,                                      TBC

                                                                           guests of Yorkshire Chandelier 

19/06/23             Wednesday evening        Danceout with Beavers                              

24/06/23             Saturday 10:00am            Pretty Villages Tour                                        

28/06/23             Wednesday 8:00              Whiston Festival                                             

02/07/23             Sunday                               Hooton Pagnell Fete                                      

04/07/23             Tuesday 8:00                     Danceout                                                          Dave G to organise

11/07/23             Tuesday 8:00                     Plough Inn, West Melton Danceout            Catherine to organise

18/07/23             Tuesday 8:00                     Wath Tap Danceout                                         Zoe to organise

01/08/23             Tuesday 8:00                      Yorkshire Day Danceout                              To Be Confirmed

05/09/23             Tuesday 8:00                     PRACTICE

8-10/09/23         Weekend                            Bainbridge Family Weekend   - Tours of Wensleydale                     CONFIRMED

19/09/23             Tuesday                               AGM  at Wath Rugby Club

26/09/23 and onwards – Tuesday evening practice resumes at Wath Rugby Club                                              

14/10/23             Saturday (Day)                  Sword Dance Union, Handsworth              CONFIRMED