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Dr Turberville's Morris at Chippenham Folk Festival 2012

What we're doing in Chippenham in 2012

This page gives details of the events, performances and other engagements which the team has been asked to do as part of Chippenham Folk Festival 2012. Where there is more information elsewhere, links are given. These links are underlined, and will usually open in the current window. If you want them to open a new window so that you can keep one window on our site, please right click on the link and select "open link in new tab" or "open link in new window".

The most important link: Chippenham Folk Festival Home Page.

Please note that all events are subject to change or cancellation due to circumstances such as adverse weather, sickness etc. If you are making a special journey to see us, please telephone first to confirm the details.

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Dr Turberville's are delighted to have been asked to appear as an invited display side at Chippenham Folk Festival, 1st - 4th June 2012.

We will be there from Friday evening until Monday evening, and we have a full programme of display spots, workshops and busking in the town.


We will be giving two dance displays during the weekend. Details including the venues and times of these performances will be posted here when available.


We will be teaching two workshops, both based around the Wayford tradition; the first is for beginners, while the second is for more experienced dancers.

First Workshop

Wayford Workshop 1 - an introduction to Cotswold Morris Dancing for Novices

Town Hall, Saturday 2nd June, 11.45 13.15

For more details, click on this link.

Second Workshop

Wayford Workshop 2 - finer points of the style for Intermediate Dancers

Town Hall, Sunday 3rd June, 11.45 13.15

For more details, click on this link.

Other Performances

We will be joining other sides to dance at various spots around the town during the weekend.

Details of these performances will be posted here when they become available.

This page last updated: 22nd April 2012