Past Folk Play Performances - Sussex

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Sussex, England

Date Group Time Venue Contact
08 Dec 01
Sompting Village Morris 16:30 Arundel, Town Square
[Tipteerers'/Mummers' Play]
Glyn Jones
09 Dec 01
Merrie England Mummers 12:30 Arlington, Old Oak Clive Bennett
- - 13:45 West Firle, Ram Inn -
15 Dec 01
Hollington Tipteerers - Battle Keith Leech
15 Dec 01 World Famous Ashdown Mummers 12:00 Turners Hill, Red Lion Jon Checkley
07050 162 152
- - 19:00 Withyham, Dorset Arms -
- - 20:30 Jarvis Brook, The Wheatsheaf -
- - 22:15 Hadlow Down, New Inn -
16 Dec 01
Merrie England Mummers 12:30 Wilmington, Giant's Rest Clive Bennett
- - 13:30 Seaford, Golden Galleon -
16 Dec 01 World Famous Ashdown Mummers 12:15 Hartfield, The Anchor Jon Checkley
07050 162 152
- - 13:15 Groombridge, Crown Inn -
- - 14:15 Buxted, White Hart -
22 Dec 01
Hollington Tipteerers - Hastings Old Town
[incl. part of The Copper Family Christmas]
Keith Leech
22 Dec 01 Rottingdean Mummers - Rottingdean -
23 Dec 01
Merrie England Mummers 12:15 Lewes, Lewes Arms Clive Bennett
- - 12:45 Lewes, The Lamb -
- - 13:15 Lewes, Gardner's Arms -
- - 13:45 Lewes, Snowdrop -
26 Dec 01
Hollington Tipteerers - Hastings Old Town, Royal Standard
[Usually, after the Morris]
Keith Leech
26 Dec 01 Merrie England Mummers 12:30 East Dean, The Tiger Clive Bennett
- - 13:30 Peacehaven, Dewdrop Inn -
26 Dec 01 Sompting Village Morris 11:00 Worthing, Black Horse,Findo
[Tipteerers'/Mummers' Play]
Glyn Jones
- - 12:30 Burpham, George & Dragon
[Tipteerers'/Mummers' Play]
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01 Jan 02
Sompting Village Morris 12:00 Worthing, Richard Cobden
[Tipteerers'/Mummers' Play]
Glyn Jones
05 Jan 02
Merrie England Mummers 19:30 Waldron, The Star Clive Bennett
06 Jan 02
Hollington Tipteerers - Hollington, Hollington Old Chrisitmas Keith Leech
08 Dec 02
Merrie England Mummers 12:45 Arlington, The Old Oak Clive Bennett
01273 881226
- - 13:45 West Firle, The Ram -
08 Dec 02 The Melstock Band - East Grinstead, Chequer Mead Arts
[Christmas Tour 2002. A professional stage show of seasonal festivities of the English Countryside, with stories, dances, mummers, wassailers, carol singers, and humstrums, drawing on Thomas Hardy and country poets.]
Dave Townsend
01342 302000
15 Dec 02
Merrie England Mummers 12:45 Wilmington, Giant's Rest Clive Bennett
01273 881226
- - 13:45 Exceat Bridge, Golden Galleon -
20 Dec 02
Hollington Tipteerers 20:00 Rye, The Globe
[All times are approximate. we may add or remove venues without warning depnding on the quality of the beer!]
Keith Leech
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- - 21:30 Beckley, Rose and Crown -
- - 22:15 Udimore, Kings Head -
20 Dec 02 RATCO (Royal Acme Tipteer Company) Mummers 20:00 Hastings, The Robert de Mortain ratco.mummers@btinternet.com
- - 20:50 Telham, Black Horse -
- - 21:30 Crowhurst, Plough Inn -
21 Dec 02
Hammingden Tipteerers 19:00 Turners Hill, Red Lion John Downe
01444 892065
- - 19:30 Ardingly, White Hart -
- - 20:00 Ardingly, Gardeners Arms -
- - 20:30 Ardingly, Ardingly Inn -
- - 21:00 Ardingly, The Oak -
- - 21:20 Cuckfield, Ship Inn -
- - 21:40 Cuckfield, Rose & Crown -
- - 22:00 Cuckfield, The Talbot -
- - 22:20 Cuckfield, White Hart -
21 Dec 02 Hollington Tipteers 20:00 Hastings, Royal Standard
[All times are approximate. we may add or remove venues without warning depnding on the quality of the beer!]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
- - 20:30 Hastings, Hastings Arms -
- - 21:00 Hastings, Porters Wine Bar -
- - 21:30 Hastings, The First in Last Out -
- - 22:15 Hastings, The Stag -
21 Dec 02 RATCO (Royal Acme Tipteer Company) Mummers 19:15 Icklesham, Queen's Head Inn ratco.mummers@btinternet.com
- - 20:00 Rye, Cinque Ports Hotel -
- - 20:45 Rye, Ypres Castle Inn -
- - 21:45 Pett, Royal Oak Inn -
21 Dec 02 Rottingdean Mummers 21:00 Rottingdean -
21 Dec 02 World Famous Ashdown Mummers 12:00 Lindfield, Bent Arms Jon Checkley
07050 162 152
- - 13:00 Turners Hill, Red Lion -
- - 14:00 Ardingly, White Hart -
- - 19:00 Withyham, Dorset Arms -
- - 20:00 Crowborough, Cooper's Arms, St John's Gate -
- - 21:00 Hadlow Down, New Inn -
- - 22:00 Jarvis Brook, Crowborough, The Wheatsheaf -
22 Dec 02
Merrie England Mummers 12:30 Lewes, The Snowdrop Clive Bennett
01273 881226
- - 13:15 Lewes, Gardner's Arms -
- - 13:45 Lewes, Lewes Arms -
22 Dec 02 World Famous Ashdown Mummers 12:00 Groombridge, Crown Inn Jon Checkley
07050 162 152
- - 13:00 Hartfield, Anchor Inn -
- - 14:00 Buxted, White Hart -
26 Dec 02
Broadwood Sword and Morris Men 11:00 Nuthurst, Black Horse
[A performance of the Sussex Mummers play, with Morris dancing]
Bob Weddell
01293 536887
- - 12:30 Rusper -
- - 13:30 Rusper, Royal Oak, Friday Street -
26 Dec 02 Chanctonbury Ring Morris Men 11:00 Sompting, Marquis of Granby
[Mummers play including Steyning Tipteers]
John Harriyott
01825 790741
- - 12:30 Steyning, White Horse -
26 Dec 02 Hollington Tipteers 13:30 Hastings, Royal Standard Keith Leech
01424 716576
26 Dec 02 Merrie England Mummers 12:30 East Dean, The Tiger
[Boxing Day tour is the 28th consecutive year we have appeared at The Tiger, East Dean, near Eastbourne.]
Clive Bennett
01273 881226
- - 13:30 Peacehaven, The Dewdrop -
31 Dec 02
Hammingden Tipteerers 20:15 Lindfield, The Bent Arms John Downe
01444 892065
- - 20:40 Lindfield, The Snowdrop -
- - 21:00 Freshfield, The Sloop -
- - 21:30 Chailey, Kings Head -
- - 22:00 Newick, The Bull -
- - 22:15 Newick, The Crown -
- - 22:50 Newick, Red Lion -
- - 23:15 Danehill, Coach & Horses -
01 Jan 03
Broadwood Sword and Morris Men 12:30 Horsham, Carfax
[A performance of the Sussex Mummers play, with Morris dancing]
Bob Weddell
01293 536887
06 Jan 03
Broadwood Sword and Morris Men 19:30 Maplehurst, White Horse
[The Broadwood Men will wassail the Apple Trees to ensure a good crop of cider, followed by morris dancing and a performance of the Sussex Mummers play]
Bob Weddell
01293 536887
06 Jan 03 Hollington Tipteers 20:00 St Leonards on Sea, Horse and Groom
[All times are approximate. we may add or remove venues without warning depnding on the quality of the beer!]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
- - 20:45 St Leonards on Sea, The Duke -
- - 21:30 St Leonards on Sea, The Dripping Spring -
01 May 03
Chanctonbury Ring Morris Men 07:00 Chanctonbury Ring, Top of Chanctonbury Ring
[Mummers play]
John Harriyott
01825 790741
07 Jun 03
Thameside Mummers 11:00 Horsham, Hi Jinx Day of Dance Derek Oliver
11 Oct 03
The (Insert Name Here) Mummers 13:00 Hastings Old Town
[Run up to Hastings Bonfire that evening. No programme details as yet but most likely starting in "The Jenny Lind" round about 13.00 and ending in the "FILO" fiveish.]
Mick McTiernan
020 8640 5898
07 Dec 03
Merrie England Mummers 12:30 West Firle, The Ram
[This is the group's 29th consecutive year at The Tiger, East Dean and there are still three of the original team performing whilst another member is now in his 25th year - and now accompanied by his two sons.]
Clive Bennett
01273 881226
07 Dec 03 Rabble Folk Theatre 12:30 Singleton, Weald and Downland Museum
[Tree dressing events run from 12.00-4.00pm, so time approximate. Three plays - Mummers play, Kentish Hoodening Play, Derby Tup.]
Gail Duff
01622 858460
13 Dec 03
Hollington Tipteerers pm Lewes, various pubs around Cliffe
[This play is the play collected in Hollington in the late 19th century, It is fragmentary so has part of the Fittleworth play added (Doctor). It is performed by members of Mad Jack's Morris and friends.]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
14 Dec 03
Merrie England Mummers 12:30 Wilmington, Giant's Rest
[This is the group's 29th consecutive year at The Tiger, East Dean and there are still three of the original team performing whilst another member is now in his 25th year - and now accompanied by his two sons.]
Clive Bennett
01273 881226
- - 13:30 Exceat Bridge, Seaford, Golden Galleon -
19 Dec 03
RATCO (Royal Acme Tipteer Company) Mummers 20:00 Catsfield, White Hart Geoff Marchant
- - 20:50 Telham, Black Horse -
- - 21:40 Crowhurst, The Plough -
20 Dec 03
Hammingden Tipteerers 19:00 Turners Hill, Red Lion John Downe
01444 892065
- - 19:20 Turners Hill, The Crown -
- - 19:45 Turners Hill, Turners -
- - 20:15 Ardingly, White Hart -
- - 21:00 Cuckfield, Ship Inn -
- - 21:30 Cuckfield, White Harte -
- - 22:10 Ardingly, Gardeners Arms -
- - 22:30 Ardingly, Ardingly Inn -
- - 22:45 Ardingly, The Oak -
20 Dec 03 Hollington Tipteerers pm Hastings Old Town, various pubs
[This play is the play collected in Hollington in the late 19th century, It is fragmentary so has part of the Fittleworth play added (Doctor). It is performed by members of Mad Jack's Morris and friends.]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
20 Dec 03 Lewes Arms Folk Club Mummers 20:00 Lewes, Lewes Arms Folk Club
[On 20th. December we present a strictly traditional play. On 27th. December we present Mummers: The Dark Side (The Director's Cut - so to speak) which will include everything we can throw at it.]
Valmai Goodyear
01273 476757
20 Dec 03 RATCO (Royal Acme Tipteer Company) Mummers 19:00 Icklesham, Queen's Head Geoff Marchant
- - 19:45 Rye Harbour, William the Conqueror -
- - 20:45 Rye, Ypres Castle Inn -
- - 21:45 Pett, Royal Oak -
20 Dec 03 World Famous Ashdown Mummers 12:00 Turners Hill, The Crown
[Performing a traditional Sussex Mummers play collected at Compton near Chichester in the early 1900s. As we do but once each year!]
Jon Checkley
- - 13:00 Lindfield, Linden Tree -
- - 14:00 Ardingly, Whirt Hart -
- - 19:00 Withyham, Dorset Arms -
- - 20:00 Coleman's Hatch, The Hatch -
- - 21:00 Jarvis Brook, The Wheatsheaf -
21 Dec 03
Merrie England Mummers 12:45 Lewes, The Snowdrop
[This is the group's 29th consecutive year at The Tiger, East Dean and there are still three of the original team performing whilst another member is now in his 25th year - and now accompanied by his two sons.]
Clive Bennett
01273 881226
- - 13:15 Lewes, Gardner's Arms -
- - 13:45 Lewes, Lewes Arms -
21 Dec 03 World Famous Ashdown Mummers 12:00 Groombridge, The Crown
[Performing a traditional Sussex Mummers play collected at Compton near Chichester in the early 1900s. As we do but once each year!]
Jon Checkley
- - 13:00 Hartfield, The Anchor -
- - 14:00 Buxted, White Hart -
23 Dec 03
Chichester Tipteers 22:00 Chichester, Folk Club Christmas Party -
26 Dec 03
Broadwood Sword and Morris Men 11:00 Nuthurst, Black Horse
[A performance of the Sussex Mummers play, with Morris dancing]
Bob Weddell
01293 536887
26 Dec 03 Chanctonbury Ring Morris Men 11:00 Sompting, Marquis of Granby
[Featuring the much loved Steyning Tipteers (Mummers) Play performed with all the usual well honed thespian skill of this remarkable group of strolling players! Marvel at their prodigious memories as they adhere as always to the ancient script of this dramatic tour-de-force.]
John Harriyott
01825 790741
- - 12:30 Steyning, White Horse
[Also featuring the much loved Steyning Tipteers (Mummers) Play performed with all the usual well honed thespian skill of this remarkable group of strolling players! Marvel at their prodigious memories as they adhere as always to the ancient script of this dramatic tour-de-force.]
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26 Dec 03 Hollington Tipteerers 13:00 Hastings, Winkle Island
[This play is the play collected in Hollington in the late 19th century, It is fragmentary so has part of the Fittleworth play added (Doctor). It is performed by members of Mad Jack's Morris and friends.]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
26 Dec 03 Merrie England Mummers 12:30 East Dean, nr Eastbourne, The Tiger
[This is the group's 29th consecutive year at The Tiger, East Dean and there are still three of the original team performing whilst another member is now in his 25th year - and now accompanied by his two sons.]
Clive Bennett
01273 881226
- - 13:30 Peacehaven, Dewdrop Inn -
27 Dec 03
Lewes Arms Folk Club Mummers 20:00 Lewes, Lewes Arms Folk Club
[On 20th. December we present a strictly traditional play. On 27th. December we present Mummers: The Dark Side (The Director's Cut - so to speak) which will include everything we can throw at it.]
Valmai Goodyear
01273 476757
31 Dec 03
Hammingden Tipteerers 20:30 Lindfield, Bent Arms John Downe
01444 892065
- - 20:45 Lindfield, White Horse -
- - 21:30 Freshfield, The Sloop -
- - 21:50 Chailey, King's Head -
- - 22:15 Newick, The Bull -
- - 22:45 Chelwood Gate, Red Lion -
- - 23:15 Danehill, Coach & Horses -
01 Jan 04
Broadwood Sword and Morris Men 00:30 Horsham, Carfax
[A performance of the Sussex Mummers play, with Morris dancing]
Bob Weddell
01293 536887
03 Jan 04
Merrie England Mummers 20:30 Waldron, The Star
[This is the group's 29th consecutive year at The Tiger, East Dean and there are still three of the original team performing whilst another member is now in his 25th year - and now accompanied by his two sons.]
Clive Bennett
01273 881226
06 Jan 04
Hollington Tipteerers pm St Leonards on Sea, various pubs around Silverhill and Hollington
[This play is the play collected in Hollington in the late 19th century, It is fragmentary so has part of the Fittleworth play added (Doctor). It is performed by members of Mad Jack's Morris and friends.]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
23 Apr 04
Ragamuffin - Hastings, King's Head
[Performing a self-penned 'Mummers play', complete with death and resurrection, but surprisingly for a St.George's Day celebration, no St.George]
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- - - Hastings, Jenny Lind -
- - - Hastings, The Stag -
02 May 04
The (Insert Name Here) Mummers 12:45 Hastings, The Anchor, George Street
[Pub tour celebrating "The Sunday of the Paralytic" starting in the Anchor, finishing in the F.I.L.O. at about 17.00.]
Mick McTiernan
077 646 55752
12 Dec 04
Merrie England Mummers 12:30 Wilmington, Giant's Rest Clive Bennett
01273 881226
- - 13:30 West Firle, The Ram -
17 Dec 04
Hollington Tipteerers 20:00 Hastings Old Town, Royal Standrad
[In usual style these are approximate. We never pre-arrange preferring the element of surprise, but if you go to the area indicated and wait long enough we should turn up. Just go for places with good beer!]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
- - - Hastings Old Town, Jenny Lind -
- - - Hastings Old Town, Porters Wine Bar -
- - - Hastings Old Town, First in Last Out -
- - - Hastings Old Town, The Stag -
17 Dec 04 RATCO (Royal Acme Tipteer Company) Mummers 20:00 Telham, Black Horse Geoff Marchant
- - 20:50 Battle, Senlac -
- - 21:40 Crowhurst, The Plough -
18 Dec 04
Hammingden Tipteerers 19:20 Freshfield, The Sloop John Downe
01444 892065
- - 19:45 Newick, The Bull -
- - 20:20 Danehill, Coach & Horses -
- - 20:45 Ardingly, Ardingly Inn -
- - 21:20 Ardingly, Gardener's Arms -
- - 21:40 Turners Hill, Turners -
- - 22:00 Turners Hill, Red Lion -
- - 22:20 West Hoathly, The Cat -
- - 22:45 West Hoathly, Intrepid Fox -
18 Dec 04 Hollington Tipteerers 17:30 Brighton, Evening Star
[In usual style these are approximate. We never pre-arrange preferring the element of surprise, but if you go to the area indicated and wait long enough we should turn up. Just go for places with good beer!]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
- - - Hanover, Brighton, various pubs -
- - 21:00 Lewes, Lewes Arms Folk Club
[After the tour of Brighton we go on to Lewes]
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18 Dec 04 Prize Old Mummers 21:00 Westbourne Dick Cady
023 9279 7996
- - 22:00 Westbourne -
18 Dec 04 RATCO (Royal Acme Tipteer Company) Mummers 19:00 Icklesham, Queen's Head Geoff Marchant
- - 19:45 Rye Harbour, William the Conqueror -
- - 20:45 Rye, Ypres -
- - 21:45 Pett, Royal Oak -
18 Dec 04 World Famous Ashdown Mummers 12:00 Turners Hill, Red Lion
[The Ashdown Mummers first performed their play in 1973 and have done the same each year since.]
wfam@mummers.org.uk
- - 12:45 Turners Hill, Crown Inn -
- - 13:30 Ardingly, White Hart -
- - 14:15 Lindfield, Linden Tree -
- - 19:00 Crawley Down, Royal Oak -
- - 20:30 Forest Row, Brambletye Hotel -
- - 22:00 Coleman's Hatch, Hatch Inn -
19 Dec 04
Merrie England Mummers 12:30 Lewes, Gardners Arms Clive Bennett
01273 881226
- - 13:00 Lewes, Lansdowne Arms -
- - 13:30 Lewes, Lewes Arms -
19 Dec 04 RATCO (Royal Acme Tipteer Company) Mummers 16:15 Hastings, St Mary-in-the-Castle Geoff Marchant
19 Dec 04 World Famous Ashdown Mummers 12:00 Groombridge, Crown Inn
[The Ashdown Mummers first performed their play in 1973 and have done the same each year since.]
wfam@mummers.org.uk
- - 13:00 Hartfield, Anchor Inn -
- - 14:00 Buxted, White Hart -
21 Dec 04
Chichester Tipteers - Chichester, Folk Club Christmas Party
[This year, as with previous recent years, we are performing a short play we have written ourselves, based on the standard death and rebirth theme but within the comtemporary theme of Fox-hunting.]
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26 Dec 04
Chanctonbury Ring Morris Men 11:00 Sompting, Marquis of Granby
[Featuring the Steyning Tipteers (Mummers) Play, performed with all the usual thesbian agility of this incomparable group of wandering players. 120 years since first published and collected.]
John Harriyott
01825 790741
- - 12:30 Steyning, The Star -
26 Dec 04 Hollington Tipteerers 13:00 Hastings Old Town, Winkle island
[In usual style these are approximate. We never pre-arrange preferring the element of surprise, but if you go to the area indicated and wait long enough we should turn up. Just go for places with good beer!]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
26 Dec 04 Merrie England Mummers 12:30 East Dean, The Tiger Clive Bennett
01273 881226
- - 13:30 Peacehaven, Dewdrop Inn -
28 Dec 04
Farnborough Mummers 10:00 Singleton, Weald and Downland Museum
[Farnborough Mummers will be performing their George Play at several times between 11.00 and 15.30 as part of the museum's 'Tudor Christmas' event.]
Roger Twitchin
01252 714097
- - 15:30 Singleton, Weald and Downland Museum -
06 Jan 05
Hollington Tipteerers 20:00 St Leonards on Sea, Horse and Groom
[In usual style these are approximate. We never pre-arrange preferring the element of surprise, but if you go to the area indicated and wait long enough we should turn up. Just go for places with good beer!]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
- - - St Leonards on Sea, The Duke -
- - - St Leonards on Sea, North Star -
- - - St Leonards on Sea, Dripping Well -
08 Jan 05
Hollington Tipteers pm Whatlington, Whatlington Wassail
[With wassailing, Border Morris and the last performance of the season of the Hollington Mummers followed by the usual carousing.]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
08 Jan 05 Prize Old Mummers 20:30 Lower Elsted, Elsted Inn Chris Gunns
- - 20:50 Trotton, Keepers Arms -
- - 21:00 Rogate, White Horse -
- - 22:00 Hill Brow, Liss, Jolly Drover -
25 Nov 05
Prize Old Mummers 20:00 South Harting, White Hart Chris Gunns
- - 20:30 Lower Elsted, Elsted Inn -
- - 21:00 Trotton, Keepers Arms -
- - 21:30 Rogate, White Horse -
- - 22:00 Hill Brow, Jolly Drover -
09 Dec 05
Hollington Tipteerers 19:30 Hastings, The Angel, West Hill
[We don't tell them we are coming, so if they don't want it we will move on. We may do other pubs in between. Times are variable, but this is what we intend to do.]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
- - 20:00 Hastings, The Manor, West Hill -
- - 20:30 Hastings, Lord Warden, West Hill -
- - 21:00 Hastings, Mount Pleasant, West Hill -
- - 21:45 Hastings, The Shah, West Hill -
- - 22:30 Hastings, The Plough , West Hill -
16 Dec 05
Hollington Tipteerers 20:00 Brighton, Evening Star
[We don't tell them we are coming, so if they don't want it we will move on. We may do other pubs in between. Times are variable, but this is what we intend to do.]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
- - 20:30 Brighton, The Trafalgar -
- - 21:15 Brighton, Lord Nelson -
- - 22:00 Brighton, Charles Napier -
- - 22:30 Brighton, Dover Castle -
16 Dec 05 RATCO (Royal Acme Tipteer Company) Mummers 20:00 Telham, Black Horse Geoff Marchant
- - 21:00 Ninfield, Blacksmith's Arms -
- - 21:45 Crowhurst, The Plough -
17 Dec 05
Hollington Tipteerers 19:30 Hastings, Royal Standard, Old Town
[We don't tell them we are coming, so if they don't want it we will move on. We may do other pubs in between. Times are variable, but this is what we intend to do.]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
- - 20:00 Hastings, Revolver Bar, Old Town -
- - 20:30 Hastings, Porters Wine Bar, Old Town -
- - 21:15 Hastings, Jenny Lind, Old Town -
- - 22:00 Hastings, FILO, Old Town -
- - 22:45 Hastings, The Stag, Old Town -
17 Dec 05 RATCO (Royal Acme Tipteer Company) Mummers 19:00 Icklesham, Queen's Head Geoff Marchant
- - 20:00 Rye Harbour, William the Conqueror -
- - 20:50 Rye, Ypres Castle Inn -
- - 21:45 Pett, Royal Oak -
17 Dec 05 Rottingdean Mummers - Rottingdean -
17 Dec 05 World Famous Ashdown Mummers 12:00 Turners Hill, Red Lion Andrew Norman
01825 713551
- - 12:45 Turners Hill, The Crown -
- - 13:30 Scayne's Hill, The Sloop -
- - 14:30 Lindfield, Stand Up Inn -
- - 19:00 Crawley Down, Royal Oak -
- - 20:15 Horsted Keynes, Green Man -
- - 21:30 Coleman's Hatch, Hatch Inn -
18 Dec 05
World Famous Ashdown Mummers 12:00 Groombridge, The Crown Andrew Norman
01825 713551
- - 13:00 Hartfield, The Anchor -
- - 14:00 Fairwarp, Foresters Arms -
23 Dec 05
Hammingden Tipteerers 19:40 Newick, The Bull John Downe
01444 892065
- - 20:00 Freshfield, The Sloop -
- - 20:20 Danehill, Coach & Horses -
- - 20:40 Horsted Keynes, Green Man -
- - 21:15 Turners Hill, Turners -
- - 21:30 Turners Hill, Red Lion -
- - 21:55 Turners Hill, White Hart -
- - 22:10 Ardingly, Gardener's Arms -
- - 22:30 West Hoathly, Intrepid Fox -
- - 22:45 West Hoathly, The Cat -
26 Dec 05
Hollington Tipteerers 13:30 Hastings, Winkle Island
[We don't tell them we are coming, so if they don't want it we will move on. We may do other pubs in between. Times are variable, but this is what we intend to do.]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
29 Dec 05
Farnborough Mummers - Singleton, Weald and Downland Museum
[Several performances during the day and the possibility of a lunchtime performance in Singleton village.]
Roger Twitchin
01252 714097
06 Jan 06
Hollington Tipteerers 19:30 St Leonards on Sea, Horse and Groom
[We don't tell them we are coming, so if they don't want it we will move on. We may do other pubs in between. Times are variable, but this is what we intend to do.]
Keith Leech
01424 716576
- - 20:15 St Leonards on Sea, The Duke -
- - 21:00 St Leonards on Sea, North Star -
- - 22:45 St Leonards on Sea, Dripping Well -
02 Dec 06
Prize Old Mummers 19:30 West Liss, Spread Eagle Chris Gunns
- - 20:00 Trotton, Keepers Arms -
- - 21:00 Rogate, White Horse -
- - 21:30 Hill Brow, Jolly Drover -
22 Dec 06
RATCO (Royal Acme Tipteer Company) Mummers 20:15 Rye, Ypres Castle Inn Sean Couchman
01424 439759
- - 21:00 Rye Harbour, William the Conqueror -
- - 22:00 Pett, Royal Oak -
23 Dec 06
Hammingden Tipteerers 19:40 Newick, The Bull John Downe
01444 892065
- - 20:00 Freshfield, The Sloop -
- - 20:20 Danehill, Coach and Horses -
- - 20:40 Horsted Keynes, Green Man -
- - 21:15 Turners Hill, Turners -
- - 21:30 Turners Hill, Red Lion -
- - 21:55 Turners Hill, White Hart -
- - 22:10 Ardingly, Garderner's Arms -
- - 22:30 West Hoathly, Intrepid Fox -
- - 22:45 West Hoathly, The Cat -
23 Dec 06 RATCO (Royal Acme Tipteer Company) Mummers 19:00 Icklesham, Queen's Head Sean Couchman
01424 439759
- - 20:10 Telham, Black Horse -
- - 21:00 Crowhurst, The Plough -
- - 21:45 Ninfield, Working Men's Club -
29 Dec 06
Farnborough Mummers - Singleton, Weald and Downland Museum
[Farnborough Mummers will perform several times during the day as part of the museums 'Sussex Christmas event.]
Roger Twitchin
20 Dec 08
Hammingden Tipteerers 19:30 Newick, The Bull John Downe
01444 892065
- - 19:55 Freshfield, The Sloop -
- - 20:15 Danehill, Coach & Horses -
- - 20:35 Horsted Keynes, Green Man -
- - 20:50 Lindfield, Stand Up Inn -
- - 21:15 Lindfield, The Bent Arms -
- - 21:35 Ardingly, The Ardingly Inn -
- - 21:55 Turners Hill / Ardingly, The White Hart -
- - 22:15 Turners Hill, The Red Lion -
- - 22:35 West Hoathly, The Cat -
19 Dec 09
Brighton Mummers 17:00 Brighton, Coachwerks
[The third year for Brighton's Mummers, performing their annual yuletide play.]
Graeme Walker
01273 562658
- - 18:00 Brighton, The Lord Nelson -
- - 18:45 Brighton, The Druids -
- - 19:30 Brighton, The Rosehill Tavern -
- - 20:15 Brighton, The Mitre Tavern -
- - 21:00 Brighton, The Greys Inn -
- - 21:30 Brighton, The Sir Charles Napier -
31 Dec 09
Farnborough Mummers - Singleton, Weald & Downland Museum
[The respected Farnborough Mummers will be presenting the Selborne Mummers' Play several times at the Weald and Downland museum on New Year's Eve before Touring the play in and around Selborne on 2nd January 2010.]
Roger Twitchin
17 Dec 11
World Famous Ashdown Mummers 12:00 Turners Hill, Red Lion
[Every year since 1973 The World Famous Ashdown Mummers have performed their traditional Sussex folk drama in and around the Ashdown Forest.]
St George
- - 13:00 Lindfield, Stand Up -
- - 14:30 Isfield, Laughing Fish -
- - 19:00 Crawley Down, Royal Oak -
- - 20:00 Colemans Hatch, Hatch Inn -
- - 21:00 St Johnís, Crowborough, Coopers Arms -
18 Dec 11
World Famous Ashdown Mummers 13:00 Hartfield, The Anchor St George
- - 14:00 Fairwarp, Foresters Arms -
23 Dec 11
Hollington Tipteerers 20:00 Hastings, Royal Standard
[All times and places approximate as we are Guerilla mummers and go where we please when we please.]
Keith Leech
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- - 20:30 Hastings, Dolphin -
- - 21:00 Hastings, Jenny Lind -
- - 21:30 Hastings, First In Last Out -
- - 22:00 Hastings, Cinque Ports Arms -
- - 22:30 Hastings, The Stag -
26 Dec 11
Hollington Tipteerers 13:00 Hastings, Winkle Island
[All times and places approximate as we are Guerilla mummers and go where we please when we please.]
Keith Leech
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06 Jan 12
Hollington Tipteerers 20:00 St Leonards on Sea, Horse and Groom
[All times and places approximate as we are Guerilla mummers and go where we please when we please.]
Keith Leech
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- - 21:00 St Leonards on Sea, North Star -
- - 21:30 St Leonards on Sea, Dripping Spring -
- - - Rye Foreign, Royal Oak -
21 Dec 12
Winter Solstice Mummers 21:00 Cowbeech, The Merrie Harriers
[Fittleworth Mummers play.]
Jim Edmonds
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01 Jan 13
Winter Solstice Mummers 13:00 Warbleton, The Black Duck
[Fittleworth Mummers play.]
Jim Edmonds
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05 Jan 13
Winter Solstice Mummers 20:00 Waldron, Star Inn
[Fittleworth Mummers play.]
Jim Edmonds
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