|Not fit to turn a dog out....(Click to enlarge)|
|Strange goings on at breaking dawn.....|
My run got somewhat interrupted. Close at hand the music was most acceptable and their dancing
|I avoided mixing with this lot....|
very entertaining. I ran around the hill a few times waiting for it to come light enough to take photographs. In Facebook the group describe themselves as : 'a mixed border morris side who like dancing, waving big sticks about and yelling. We sing as well. We were formed in 2006 and ages range from 9 to 69'. They call themselves 'Thieving Magpie'. In their strange black tasselled garb, hats with fairy lights, painted faces and armed with stout sticks they made a fascinating addition to that sombre landscape at breaking dawn. They can come again!