Old Hogwrangler's Mumming Forecast 2019



Mumming in Surrey and Hampshire  2018   /   2019 

Wednesday December the 26th
Broadwood Morris “still go out each Boxing Day in Rusper Village” apparently . . . oh, they do: from 11am
The Black Horse Inn, The Star Inn and The Frog & Nightgown. From Claygate to Faygate!
Details.
Crookham Village Mummers The Exchequer at noon, The Spice Merchant (formerly the The Black Horse), The Crescent Green and outside The Queens Head. Details.
Dartmoor Border Morris Royal Oak Inn, Meavy. Details.
Datchet Morris “Boxing Day special – on Datchet Gren” (that's what they say) - including the play.
Berkshire, near Windsor - SL3 9EH. At 10:40 am, no error permitted.
Details.


Dead Horse Morris “The Mince Pie Tour” of Whitstable, at what time? Your guess is as good as mine . . . Details.
Ditchling Mummers Performing “a Sussex play”, Museum of Art & Craft at 12.45pm.
Details.
East Surrey
Morris Men
12pm The Fox, Coulsdon Common; 1pm The Harrow, Caterham;
2pm Hare & Hounds, Godstone.
Details.

Ewell St. Mary's Morris The famous Boxing Day Tour, starting at Famous Green Man at 12 noon, 12:30 'near The Star', 1pm at The Famous Watch House, and ending with the (famous) Mummers Play at The (famous?) Wheatsheaf at 2pm-ish. Details.
Jackstraws Mummers The Alfred, Upper Hale Dancing and the Play from 1pm. Details
Marshfield Mummers The 'Ancient Marshfield Mumming Play' at 11am in the Market Place. Details
Odiham Mummers Mumming around Odiham: 12:30 The Bury, 1:15 The Water Witch and 2pm The Poachers.
Details.
Rampant Rooster Morris Dancing & Mumming at The Royal Oak, Brockham Lane, starting at 1pm. Details .
SVM and the Sompting Tipteerers The Black Horse, Findon, 11:30am & 1:30 The George (& Dragon?), Burpham. Details.
Steyning Tipteerers Cotswold Morris Dancing and the Steyning Play. The Marquis (not of Granby),
Sompting 11.00am, followed by The White Horse, Steyning, 12.30pm and Carols at the bar.
Details.

Thames Valley Morris Men Five Gold Rings Tour? From 11am at Platform 3, The Foley, The Hare and Hounds, The Winning Horse and The Griffin. Details.
Wantage Mummers Starting 10am at Faringdon Market Place, followed by 12:00 Wantage at
The Bear Hotel & 13:15 Childrey Village Hall.
Details.
Yateley Mummers Starting noon at The Queens Oak, Finchampstead; 1pm at The Dog & Partridge, Yateley. Details.

Thursday the 27th of December
Downland Museum The Farnborough Mummers from 11am. Details.


Christmas has passed . . .



2019

Tuesday January the 1st - New Year's Day
Hair of the Dog Tour Hook Eagles Morris 12:00pm start. Details.
Rampant Rooster Morris Dancing and Mumming at The Bell, Fetcham, starting 1pm.
Details.
Wickham Morris The Roebuck Inn, Wickham, noon. Details.
Yateley Morris Men Starting 1.00pm at The Cricketers - ‘with Mummers Play’? Details.

Friday January the 4th
Hartley Wintney Wassail Starting 7.00pm at the Waggon and Horses, and onto the Orchard.
Details.

Saturday January the 5th - Twelfth Night
Broadwood Mummers Wassail in Maplehurst ('The Maplehurst Wassail'?) from 7:30pm at the White Horse (of Horsham). Details.
Worthing Wassail Prize Old Mummers with Sompting Village Morris and Whispering Woods. Seven-thirty or eight pm, depending upon whom you believe, in Tarring High Street. Details.

Sunday January the 6th (Also Twelfth Night, apparently)
Hook Eagle The Jubilee Allotments Wassail, Farnborough Abbey, from . . . Twelfth noon?
Details.
Pilgrim Mummers Pubs around Guildford from seven o'clock: The Star massing for 7:30; followed by
The Keep, The Angel Hotel ; Three Pigeons and The Royal Oak.
Details.

Yateley Mummers Starting 7.30pm, no idea where. Oh, at The Frog and Wicket,, 08.30pm Rose & Crown,
09.15pm Crooked Billet, 10pm The Golden Retriever.
Details.

Monday January the 7th - Plough Monday
Dead Horse Morris Last one I recorded was from seven thirty at a pub called "The Plough". No clues to this one.
At last: The Bouncing Barrel, Herne Bay, still 7:30.
Details.

Thursday January the 10th
CRAPPPS
(No, really)
Their annual Nottinghamshire Plough Play at the Waggon & Horses, Bleasby 7:45, The Reindeer, Southwell 8:30, and the Final Whistle, 9pm.
Details.

January the 11 - 19th

Haslemere Hall
Family Panto Cinderella, from the Haslemere Thespians.
Details.

Friday January the 11th
CRAPPPS
(Still, really)
Plough Play from 7:15 at at the Admiral Rodney, Calverton , The Old Green Dragon, Oxton, the Plough Inn and The Lion, Farnsfield, The Fox and Hounds, Blidworth and The Nag’s Head and
The Four Bells Inn, Woodborough. Wow. They've ploughed the fields and are shattered?
Details.

Saturday January the 12th
CRAPPPS
(Eeeh . . .)
The Nottinghamshire Plough Play at loads of places. See details for details
Details.
GBH Ceilidhs Caller Baz Parkes, with The Pigeon Swing.
Details.

Friday January the 18th
Come All Ye Informal Acoustic Open Stage evening for singers, poets, & storytellers, hosted by Tim Stansfeld, at The Guildford Institute.
Details.
Grayshott Folk Club The Bully Wee Band.
Details.

January the 18 - 20th
Straw Bear Festival Annual Bear-burning at Whittlesea.
Details.

January the 18 - 27th Pantomime: Treasure Island

Dymchurch Players Treasure Island at Dymchurch Village Hall.
Details.

January the 24 - 26th Pantomime: Robin Hood

Merrow Dramatic Society Robin Hood at Merrow Village Hall. Poster here. Not Treasure Island, phew!

Details.

January the 26 - 27th Pantomime: Treasure Island
Holybourne Theatre Treasure Island near Alton. Not on the map in the book I read.

Details.

Saturday January the 26th
Sherfield Barn Dance The Diatonics and a chip supper for £16 at Sherfield-on-Lodden Village Hall.
Details.



Friday February the 1st
Woodside Ale Woodside and Yateley Morris in Sarratt Village Hall, near Rickmansworth.
Details.

February the 2 - 3rd Pantomime: Treasure Island
Holybourne Theatre Treasure Island near Alton.

Details.

February the 9th Pantomime: Treasure Island

Holybourne Theatre Treasure Island near Alton.

Details.

Friday February the 15th
Come All Ye Informal Acoustic Open Stage evening for singers, poets, & storytellers, hosted by Tim Stansfeld, at The Guildford Institute.
Details.

Saturday March the 2nd
GBH Ceilidhs Florida. Caller Chris Rose.
Details.

Friday March the 15th
Come All Ye Informal Acoustic Open Stage evening for singers, poets, & storytellers, hosted by Tim Stansfeld, at The Guildford Institute.
Details.
Grayshott Folk Club The Poozies.
Details.

Saturday April the 6th
GBH Ceilidhs Dartmoor Pixie Band with caller Sarah Bazeley.
Details.
Grayshott Folk Club Ben Walker & John Blek.
Details.

Tuesday April the 9th
Grayshott Folk Club Colin Blunstone, & Band, one presumes.
Details.

April the 12th
Come All Ye Informal Acoustic Open Stage evening for singers, poets, & storytellers, hosted by Tim Stansfeld, at The Guildford Institute.
Details.

Tuesday April the 23rd - Saint Georges Day . . . and Shakespeare’s birthday!
Odiham Hook Eagle - with the Odiham Mummers? Ha, I always say that . . .
Details.

May 24 - 25th

Spotlight Theatre "Bothered and Bewildered" - Colliers Row, Romford.
Details.


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