Hundon Celebrates St Georges Day at the Rose & Crown
Helen & Iain of the Rose
& Crown, the village pub
in the centre of the village, once again put on a Hog Roast, Burgers,
Hot Dogs as well as fine British Ales to celebrate our
Patron Saint's Day - St George.
All in the company of many fine Morris groups from the
area to help keep up a Great British tradition
The Morris Men included
the following groups:
Belchamp Morris Men (Organisers)
Chelmsford Ladies and Men
Morris dance is a form
of English folk dance usually accompanied by music. It is based on
and the execution of choreographed figures by a group
of dancers, usually wearing bell pads on their shins.
date back to 1448, when 7 shillings were paid to Morris dancers
Goldsmiths' Company in London.
A few pictures below
represents some of the pictures from the event