278th Meeting of the Morris Ring
16th - 18th July 1999
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,
|Horam Inn, Horam||Eastbourne Town Centre,
|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,
|The Star, Waldron||The Cricketers Arms,
|15h00||Market Cross, Alfriston||The Welcome Stranger,
|Birling Gap||The Blackboys Inn, Blackboys|
|16h00||Lifeboat Museum, Eastbourne||Eastbourne Pier|
|17h00||Massed Display at The Bandstand, Eastbourne|
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