278th Meeting of the Morris Ring


16th - 18th July 1999

Based at

Park College
Kings Drive

Long Man Morris Men hosted the 278th Meeting of the Morris Ring as part of our 21st birthday celebrations.

Approximately 150 men converged on the Eastbourne area for the weekend.

On Saturday, dancing was seen in East Sussex towns and villages including Lewes, Hailsham, Alfriston, Blackboys, Wartling and Eastbourne. The tours ended on Eastbourne seafront culminating in a massed display at the Bandstand.

Visiting sides included: Anker MM, Bristol MM, Dartington MM, Dolphin MM, East Suffolk MM, Ewell St Mary's MM, Exeter MM, Letchworth MM, Martlets MM, Milton MM, St. Albans MM, Trigg MM, Uttoxeter Heart of Oak MM and Yateley MM.

Saturday 17th July 1999

10h00 Lewes Town Centre Eastbourne Town Centre Hailsham Town Centre The Redoubt, Eastbourne
11h00 The John Harvey Inn,
Bear Yard
Horam Inn, Horam Eastbourne Town Centre,
Terminus Road
The Pilot, Meads
12h00 Beachy Head The Star, Old Heathfield The Ram Inn, Firle The Castle Inn, Pevensey Bay
13h00 The Lamb Inn, Wartling The Golden Galleon,
Exceat Bridge
The Star, Waldron The Cricketers Arms,
15h00 Market Cross, Alfriston The Welcome Stranger,
Flowers Green
Birling Gap The Blackboys Inn, Blackboys
16h00 Lifeboat Museum, Eastbourne Eastbourne Pier
17h00 Massed Display at The Bandstand, Eastbourne

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