Events

  • Maypole dancers.

    Image ID
    FOT588115
    Caption
    Maypole dancers.
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ruth Seadon
    Dimensions
    4272 x 2848 px
    Keywords
    dancing, festival, old fashioned, traditional, tradition, English, maypole, open air, dancers, children, people, summer, customs, costume, fete, carnival, happy, community, spectators, performers, rain, wet day, umbrellas, performance. Bournville...
    Description
    The Bournville Village featival is held in June. Apart from during the war years The maypole event has been danced by local children every year since 1902. When petal girls and gipsy dancers are included the number of participants is thought to be one...