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  • The Freeholders of Newbiggin hold their annual boundary marking walk on the third Wednesday in May each year, and if they have a new Freeholder present, that person gets “dunted” […]

    Newbiggin Freeholders Beating the Bounds and Dunting the Freeholder

    The Freeholders of Newbiggin hold their annual boundary marking walk on the third Wednesday in May each year, and if they have a new Freeholder present, that person gets “dunted” […]

  • In a unique custom, the Penny Hedge or Horngarth at Whitby is planted in the estuary of the Upper Harbour – it must be completed by 9am on Rogation Wednesday, […]

    Whitby Penny Hedge

    In a unique custom, the Penny Hedge or Horngarth at Whitby is planted in the estuary of the Upper Harbour – it must be completed by 9am on Rogation Wednesday, […]

  • The Dorset Ooser belongs to the Wessex Morris Men and they dance every May Day morning at  the Trendle next to the Cerne Abbas Giant at dawn, to welcome in […]

    Dorset Ooser

    The Dorset Ooser belongs to the Wessex Morris Men and they dance every May Day morning at  the Trendle next to the Cerne Abbas Giant at dawn, to welcome in […]

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