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The Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival 2015

straw bear 2015


Event Where Date/Time Guests

Friday Concert

Ticket: £10.00



Ivy Leaf Club,
Gracious Street
Friday 9th Jan
8:00pm - 11:30pm

Keith Donnelly
& Ock'n'Dough 

Saturday Daytime Around town Saturday 10th Jan
10:30am - 3:30pm

Various Dance Teams and

Story Teller Sessions Whittlesey Methodist / United  Reformed Church, Queen Street Saturday 10th Jan
Sessions at:
12:30pm, 1:30pm and 2:30pm
Patrick Ryan
Library Sessions Library Saturday 10th Jan
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Poets United
Saturday 10th Jan
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dan Evans
Saturday 10th Jan
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Poets United

Saturday Barn Dance



PLEASE NOTE: Do not bring your own drinks to this event or our bar facilities will be withdrawn.

Sir Harry Smith Community College Saturday 10th Jan
8:00pm -11:30pm

Black Beards Tea Party

Caller: Liam Robinson

Sunday Burning

Bar Available

PLEASE NOTE: Do not bring your own drinks to this event or our bar facilities will be withdrawn

Sir Harry Smith Community College Sunday 11th Jan
12:00pm - 2:30pm
Various Dance Teams and Separate Music Sessions

straw bear burningSunday Burning picture courtesy of Steffan Swingler (sb.swingler@live.co.uk)

please contact the Box Office on 07857 357 970 or email boxoffice@strawbear.org.uk

(available from 1st October)

The Islanders

Blackbeards Tea Party

Ock 'n' Dough

Straw Bear Festival School Sessions

*These sessions are not open to the general public

Alderman Jacobs School Thursday 8th Jan (am) Keith Donnelly
New Road School Thursday 8th Jan (pm) Keith Donnelly
Park Lane School Friday 9th Jan (am) Keith Donnelly
Coates School Friday 9th Jan (pm) Keith Donnelly
Sir Harry Smith Community College Friday 9th Jan (All Day) Patrick Ryan

Straw Bear Festival Dance Teams

Team Style Web Address
Alderman Jacobs Molly  
Bakanalia Border Morris Border www.bakanalia.com
Black Pig Border Border  
Bourne Borderers Border www.bourneborderers.co.uk
Braybrooke Morris Cotswold www.braybrookemorris.blogspot.co.uk
Chiltern Hundreds North West www.chilternhundredsmorris.co.uk
Cricket on the Hearth Appalachian  
Crosskey Clog North West www.crosskeyclog.org
Customs and Exiles North West/Border  
Ely & Littleport Riot Border  
Goathland Plough Stots Longsword www.goathlandploughstots.co.uk
Gog Magog Molly Molly www.gogmagogmolly.org.uk
Hemlock Morris Cotswold www.hemlockmorris.com
Kemp's Men Cotswold www.kempsmen.org.uk
Manor Mill Morris North west www.manormillmorris.wordpress.com
Mepal Molly Molly www.facebook.com/MepalMolly
Minster Strays Border www.minsterstrays.org.uk
New Road Molly Molly  
North Green Sword Longsword  
Old Glory Molly Molly www.old-glory.org.uk
Old Hunts Molly Molly www.fenstantonmorris.org.uk
Ouse Washes Molly  
Ox Blood Molly Molly  
Park Lane Molly Molly  
Pecsaetan Morris Cotswold  
Pig Dyke Molly Molly www.pigdyke.co.uk
Pretty Grim Border www.prettygrim.weebly.com
Ramrugge Morris North West  
Red Leicester Border www.leicestermorris.co.uk
Rivington Morris North west www.rivingtonmorris.org.uk
Rockingham Rapper Rapper www.rockinghamrapper.org.uk
Rutland Morris Border & Cotswold www.morrismen.org.uk
Stevenage Sword Rapper www.stevenagesword.org.uk
The King's Morris Cotswold www.thekingsmorris.co.uk
Wakefield Morris North West  
White Rose Morris Cotswold www.whiterosemorrismen.org.uk
Witchmen Border Morris Border www.witchmen.com

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Please visit the Peterborough Folk Diary for details of other folk events in the Peterborough area www.peterboroughfolkdiary.org.uk.


Keith Donnelly

Patrick Ryan

Poets United

Dan Evans

Liam Robinson

Graham Bradshaw
..sound man


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