Talk on local lore and custom

Morris men
Morris men

BICESTER: Historian Pam Chivers will give a talk on folklore and local custom at a meeting of Bicester Local History Society on Monday, December 19.

Her talk will examine the origins of local May Day celebrations, morris dancers and mummers, and how tradition influences modern life.

The meeting starts at 7.30pm in St Edburg’s Church Hall in Old Place Yard.

Entry is £2 for visitors. The next meeting will be held on January 16.