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  1. The closing date for the SDU Longsword Competition is nigh. Join the 20 teams already entered!

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    April 29, 2015 by tommy

    Apologies for the short notice in sending this out. Keith from the GPS sent me a reminder last week, but …
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  2. Morris Bomb, Morris Bomb, you’re my Morris Bomb. Guildford 11th July 2015

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    October 23, 2014 by tommy

    Apologies for the lyrical paraphrasing of Pontypridd’s most famous son! Morris Bomb, connected to the Guildford Fringe Festival, is organising …
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  3. Final team details for The Longsword Competition plus timings and locations etc

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    October 7, 2014 by tommy

    The final roll call of the teams competing at the SDU Longsword Competition, in Richmond this year will be: Hawksword        …
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  4. Sheffield’s Handsworth Traditional Sword Dancers make proposals to ensure team continues. Read on.

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    September 29, 2014 by tommy

    Handsworth Longsword team c. 1910

    Peter Machan writes about the Handsworth Traditional Sword Dancers of Sheffield. After what seems like a long, long summer break …
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  5. Prague Folklore Days 2015 – sword dance teams wanted. Find out more here.

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    September 15, 2014 by tommy

    Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear Friends of Folk Dance and Folk Music, It is a great pleasure for us to …
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  6. Are sword teams holding any autumnal workshops / open days or events / recruitment activities? We’d like to help promote them.

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    September 4, 2014 by tommy

    Attention longsworders, rapperists and mummers! I’ve seen loads of morris sides sharing their autumn recruitment events on facebook over the …
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  7. Rapper and mumming doings all around the UK. Longsword news needed too!

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    January 30, 2014 by tommy

    It’s a busy old world in the sword dancing community. Many rapper teams busy preparing for DERT and longsworders trying …
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  8. SDU blog post brings back sword dancing memories for Joe Blackwood, now aged 79!

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    January 23, 2014 by tommy

    A couple of months ago, I posted a picture of a medal from the North of England Musical Tournament, where …
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  9. Goathland Plough Stots January update

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    January 22, 2014 by tommy

    Keith Thompson writes…. Goathland had the traditional day of dance on the 18th January with six teams out and about. …
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  10. various European folk and dance festivals desire sword dancers!

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    January 14, 2014 by tommy

    Pierpaolo Albano writes ……… I‘m very glad to invite You to international folk dance, choral and music festival organized by …
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