Newton Bushel Morris


NEW PRACTICE SEASON starts :- every Thursday from October ...Come and have a go.  8.00 to 10pm at Kingskerswell Scout Hut, Dobbin Arch, TQ12 5FJ.

Upcoming Outs :-

Boxing Day, Church House Inn,

Stokeinteignhead, Starts at 1pm.

2019 January.

Fri 18th 6pm -8pm.

Parke Wassail, National Trust, Bovey Tracey.

Sat 19th  Stoke Gabriel Wassail,

early evening, details to follow.


1st May 2016  5.30am Sunrise at Labrador Bay 

                Bovey Tracey Garden Club Summer Show 2017.


Wessex Folk Festival Sunday 5th June 2016 



Boxing Day 2015 at  :-

The Church House Inn Stokeinteignhead


Newton Bushel Morris in the sunshine at Sidmouth Folk Festival Sun 3rd Aug  2014.

The much acclaimed Newton Bushel Morris are a Cotswold side formed in 1972. We dance around the Torquay, Newton Abbot and South East Dartmoor areas. As from March 2009 we are a mixed side.   This means that Ladies are now more than welcome to join us.  We are currently recruiting new members, both men and ladies.   We would also love to hear from you if you can play a musical instrument. Our minimum age is 16.

We now have a facebook  Click Here 

 For more details you can contact us at any time by emailing Dave @  

[email protected]uk

Or phone Rod on 01803 403153

  Click here for more information.

STOP PRESS: We challenged Matt & Myranda, of Gemini fm breakfast radio fame, to learn a Morris Dance.  Click here to see what happened.


To find out lots more about us and Morris Dancing click on the links at the top of the page.


Our next Morris dancing Workshop of the Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 Practice Season will be:-

Sunday 09th Dec 2018 at 10.00 am till 2.00 ish  pm, at the Scout Hut, Dobbin Arch, Kingskerswell, TQ15FJ.

Everybody over the age of 16 is welcome to come and have a try.


Newton Bushel



Newton Bushel Morris are :-inviting musicians to join and play for our expanding group of men and women dancers.
We are particularly looking for melodeon, concertina or accordion players but would welcome fiddle and woodwind players too.
We are also still looking for new male and female dancers over the age of 16,  ( no experience necessary).
We practice at :-  Kingskerswell Scout Hut, in Dobbin Arch 
(TQ12 5FJ) every Thursday evening until the end of April.
You can see a sample of our dances and tunes by selecting  <our videos>
If you are keen to become part of this ancient tradition and join our friendly group, we would love to hear from you, so why not give Rod a call on 01803 403153, or email [email protected]


Dancing "Landlord Fill the Flowing Bowl"

 at the Rugglestone Inn, Widecombe, Devon on 4 June 2015.