Sullivan’s Sword at the SDU Longsword Tournament in Goathland on 08/10/16

The annual Sword Dance Union Day of Dance, competition and AGM. Organised once again this year by the Goathland Plough Stots. There are dance locations across this picturesque village with a final showcase in the village hall. Both Longsword and Rapper sides participate in this highly entertaining day.          

Sullivan’s Sword at the Gate to Southwell Festival in Southwell on 11/06/16

Sullivan’s Sword will be dancing at the Gate to Southwell Festival, the Midland’s premier acoustic, roots and dance festival, situated near the picturesque market town of Southwell. The festival runs from Thursday 9th to Sunday 12th June 2016, but we will be there only on Saturday 11th. We expect to dance several times in multiple locations; more details to follow …

Sullivan’s Sword at the Doncaster Folk Festival Day of Dance on 21/05/16

We will be dancing as guests of the Maltby Sword Dancers and the Doncaster Folk Festival at the festival’s Day of Dance. Map key: Green = Festival campsite at The Yorkshire School/College for the Deaf – follow signs to The Racecourse. Red = Pubs hosting dancing (or singing sessions – The Salutation Inn after 4pm) Blue = external dance spots …

Rattle Up, My Boys!

Sullivan’s Sword is proud to have had the benefit of instruction from two of the ‘greats’ of modern-day Longsword dancing, Ivor Allsop and Trevor Stone. Now, with the addition of Trevor’s daughter Georgia to the team, we are delighted to have the opportunity to offer an electronic version of his book “Rattle Up, My Boys” for free download from our …

Plough Sunday Programme Published

The full programme for the Plough Sunday service and dance displays is now available – please click the link below. Please accept our apologies if you were confused by the errors in our earlier website post: Plough Sunday is definitely this Sunday, 10th January 2016… and the correct address for The Full Moon is Main Street, Morton, Notts. NG25 0UT. …