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Monday, 24 December 2007

Morris dancers celebrate winter solstice

THE winter solstice was celebrated in traditional style at Lyme's Cobb harbour on Saturday.

Ten men in white, with black top hats strode across the sandbar carrying wooden sticks - as the Uplyme Morris Men turned out to ensure good fortune and fertility for the coming season.

Source: Bridport and Lyme Regis News Monday 24th December 2007

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