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Hook Eagle Morris Men

What a fine bunch of men!

"Speak softly....and carry a big stick" - Theodore Roosevelt

"Cooler than a snowman's nadgers!" - comment on YouTube


August 2016

Not a lot happening for us at the minute, so I'm going
to the Day of Syn for the Bank Holiday weekend:

Aha!

Or you could go and see comedian Ivor Dembina. If you're in Edinburgh. . .

This was us at the Wickham Festival:

Aha!

Aha!


The Andwells Brewery

Aha!

In honour of the Queen's 90th Birthday, Andwells have created two new beers: Sovereign, and Sovereign 9.0.


Aha!


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A Word from Our Founder:

“Well, what can I say other than express my delight that you have survived and will soon enter into Folk History? Bless you all!”

Stuart J. Foster - a proper vicar!

Folk History?

Well, we did make the Oxford Mail.

More importantly the Fleet News & Mail.

And the Day of Dance went well - here's a video.


Hook Eagle 2016 Events Programme

View all our 2016 plans. Hopefully we haven't peaked too early.



Recent outing: Boxing Day at the Coach and Horses

Andwell's 2015 Family Fun Day


Less recent: our Twenty-first and Folk Weekend Oxford.

Some Ninja-gets-arty time-lapse shots at the 2014 Cracker.

Us at Dogmersfield Fête:

Aha!

Photo by Les Williams, nicked from Get Hampshire.


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Hook Eagle have been certified (You couldn't tell?)

Is morris dancing dying?  Hook Eagle explain why not on Thames Valley Tonight

"Why do you paint your faces black?" - Hampshire Life colour spread


Meet the Team


Press Articles, Videos and International Coverage,
including YouTube video roundup


Photo gallery


View our updated and extended Dance Notes


History and Info Pages


What is a Hook Eagle Morris Man?

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Last updated 23rd April 2016.


Hook Eagle Morris is a men's Border Morris Team based in Hook, Hampshire, UK.

Practice night is Friday in the winter (October to April) at Elizabeth Hall, Hook .
Afterwards you can usually find us at the Crooked Billet alehouse under the care of Richard and Sally Sanders,
purveyors of fine beer and chips to the gentry.

          

Call or Email one of the officers below for details of the venue. 

Officers:

The Squire Jonathon Buisson squire@hookeagle.org.uk
The Foreman Steve Hayes foreman@hookeagle.org.uk
The Bagman
 
John Ellis
 
bagman@hookeagle.org.uk
    +44 (0)1252 642444
The Webmaster Tony webmaster@hookeagle.org.uk

 

Newcomers are always welcome, be they novice, dancer or musician, just call one of the chaps above to confirm where we'll be on any specific Friday night.

Rain dispelled, Wars won, Tyrants vanquished, Sunrises Guaranteed, Crops fertilised, Earthquakes quietened, Floods mopped up, Virgins cured, most plumbing contracts executed. Beer and Donations actively encouraged.

Bookings accepted for Major Events, Festivals, Weddings and other festive occasions.

This site recommended in the Winter 1996 Edition of the Morris Federation Newsletter
but nobody has said a good word since.

Hook Eagle Morris are members of the Morris Federation for reasons that have been lost in the oral tradition.



Hook Parish Council

Visit our Home Village's homepage

We also appear regularly in neighbouring villages, including Hartley Wintney and Odiham:

Odiham Parish Council

Odiham Community Hart District Council

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