Lymm Rushbearing
12th August 2018

The archive page has many more photographs and narrative - this page is an abridged version

As usual lets start with a team photo (with the Lymm Town Crier)


L-R: Henry, Del, Peter, Geoff (Betty), David, Peter Powell (Town Cryer), Alex, Andrew, Tony, Rick, Rob, Steve

Pre-event photo call - in the car park

First Spot - Community Centre


The starting step and turn

At the Brewery Tap, for refreshments (we danced,too)


Refreshment time

The Lower Dam


The end of our bit ...


... Bollin Morris do some

4.00pm - Time for the Rushbearing

A big change to the usual this.
To avoid the expense of road closures, the procession goes off-road.
From the Lower Dam to the Church via The Dingle


Garland and "rushes" ready


Chair lady of Lymm Parish Council hiding the Town Crier


Quick pic with Chris Limb, organiser of the event


Ready to head off, up the Dingle.


Through the woods


Up the steps to the main road to church

The walk up to the church


A good wide path to travel up the road


The team line up to greet the participants

Whilst the church attendees attend the church - the team head off to the Church Green for refreshments

The Church Green

As is traditional (for us) the dance is performed in the car park


Step up

After the Service in St Mary's car Park


The Parish Council and Church leader


The music men


Bollin Morris do a spot


End of the last dance at the last spot


Peter, Del and Alex

Head off back to town

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