Monday 1st May 2017
Pre-Battle Entertainment in the Square and on the Bridge from 11:00 am with Morris Dancers, 11:30 am Jack the Jester
12 noon - the Green Man approaches the Bridge accompanied by The May Queen
Morris Dancers and Entertainers.
The famous "Battle on the Bridge" follows,
If the Green Man does not defeat the Frost Queen there will be no summer in the Clun Valley!
If he wins...
Traditional May Fair opens on the grounds of Clun Castle (courtesy of English Heritage)
with Green Man Fire & Drumming display on the hill, stalls and traditional craft demonstrations.
Morris Dancing, strolling entertainers, jugglers,
12:45 - 5:00 pm Craft Fair on the castle grounds
£5 Adults, Accompanied Children £2, under age 5 free
also... 1:00 pm onwards singing and dancing in the Square
Bishops Castle Bang on Samba Band