Diary for 2024

This is a preliminary list of events where you can see us dancing in 2024 – this list will be updated as more events are confirmed

  • Saturday 20 July Newark Traditions Festival
  • Saturday 7 September Lincoln Big Morris
  • Saturday 28 September on the Island of Guernsey hosted by Belles and Broomsticks Morris

Past Events

White House Lawn Ashby Parva Sunday 7 July

Black Annis enjoyed a fabulous weekend in Ashby Parva courtesy of festival organisers John and Stephanie Goodacre. This culminated with some triumphant dancing on the Sunday where we had 12 dancers, 3 musicians, 2 banner carriers and a fool and a dog in the procession.

With Bare Bones at Ashby Parva

Busy week 20-26 June

Black Annis enjoyed a fabulous week dancing in and around Leicester with debut dancing from some of our new members.

Black Annis Bower – Note the crowd top right

Saturday 15 June Humberstone Junior Academy Spring Festival

A warm welcome from the School where Black Annis danced outside despite inclement weather early on.

Saturday 8 June St Neots Day of Dance

A fun day dancing in the market town of St Neots Cambridgeshire for their 41st Annual Folk Festival.

Saturday 4 – Monday 6 May Jack in the Green Hastings

A lovely annual event with dancing on the seafront and the old town. The highlight is the Monday release of the Jack in the Green where he processes through town accompanied by hundreds of dancers, drummers, singers, fabulous animals and giants.

Saturday 20 April New Esperance 50 Anniversary London

In fashionable Borough, An interested crowd watches the slaying of Richard III in the Battle of Bosworth Dance. Note the dead soldier in the background.

Saturday 13 April Joint Morris Federation Day of Dance Newark

In the Castle Gardens, on the lock and in the busy Market square

Saturday 27 January Ouse Washes Day of Dance Ely

Lovely sunny day – note Kate’s cartwheel by the river.`

Thursday 4 January 8:30 pm Rose and Crown Thurnby

Black Annis with Bare bones enjoying wassail night in Thurnby



Summer 2021

Black Annis 40th Birthday Party