Morris dancing Day of Dance in Southsea '“ picture gallery

HUNDREDS of Morris dancers visited Portsmouth over the weekend in a spectacular display of the ancient tradition.

Wednesday, 18th July 2018, 11:14 am
Updated Wednesday, 18th July 2018, 11:18 am
Day of Dance was celebrated with the ancient English tradition of Morris dancing in Portsmouth. Picture: Duncan Shepherd

About 200 people took part in the fifth Day of Dance staged by the Southsea-based Victory Morrismen. Eighteen groups '“ or sides, as they are known '“ from across the south of England flocked to the city on Saturday to join the day-long affair.To see our full picture gallery of the day click on the link at the top of the article or the icon on the main picture.

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Pictures from Duncan Shepherd.