It’s the Monday after the first Sunday after the fourth of September.
So it must be
The Abbots Bromley Horn Dance.
Possibly the best folk custom in the world.
The day starts with the blessing of the horns in the Parish C
And then the day begins.
This year was a special year as it is the centenary of the start of the First World War.
Four dancers went off to war in 1914, but only two returned.
Today, four dancers wore uniform in remembrance of those who lost their lives in the war, in particular those lost from
As always, it was a joy to follow the dancers around the village and su
But today was particularly poignant.