Typical Lamb Ale Event Info & Schedule

All Weekend

Organised Private Campsite at Village Hall

Friday Evening.

Campsite Open.
Get-together sessions in the Rock of Gibraltar, Enslow OX5 3AY
01869 331373 :  therockofgibraltar.co.uk
Shuttle minibus available between the Village Hall and the pub, 7.30 to 11.30pm approx. £1 each way.

Saturday Daytime

10:30am. Assemble on the Village Green, opposite the Dashwood Arms
Kirtlington Morris dance in village with their guest sides Downes on Tour

12:00pm-3:00pm. Lunch at Rock of Gibraltar, with dancing. Morris tour of Woodstock.

5:00pm     Tea & Cakes @ Kirtlington Village Hall

Saturday Evening

7:00-9.00pm. Lamb Roast (£3.50)

8:00 – 11:30pm  Barn Dance in Village Hall with Ceilidh band Captain Swing, with caller Mike Griffiths. 

Open to all. Bar & Raffle

Tickets (£8) on the door or from Kirtlington Village shop (next to Oxford Arms).



9:45am Morris sides assemble North of village.
10:00 Procession to church.
10:45 Lamb Ale Service.
11:30 Procession from Church to School.
12:00 Kirtlington Morris and Kirtlington Maids dance at school.
12:15 Dance displays at School, Village Hall, The Dashwood and Oxford Arms.
3:00 All guest Morris sides dance at School.


8:00 – 9.30am    Breakfast at Village Hall

10:30am – 4:00pm  Refreshments, in Village Hall

12:00pm – 4:00pm Local Interest and Kirtlington Morris Archives Exhibition at School

Facilities for Visiting and
Weekend Sides:

Friday Evening:

This year the get together session is at the Rock of Gibraltar, Enslow, 2 miles from Kirtlington.
We are organising a shuttle minibus between the Village Hall and the pub, 7.30 to 11.30pm approx. £1 each way.

Village Hall:
Campsite, toilets, showers
“Basic breakfast” – Sat. am
Lamb Barbeque – Sat. evening (before
Catered breakfast – Sun. am
Refreshments, plus the Lamb Ale – Sunday PM

Bar, refreshments, toilets etc. – Sun.

The Dashwood Arms:
Now a smart hotel / restaurant. They are getting some barrels of beer in for the occasion! Excellent lamb pasties.

The Oxford Arms:
Beer etc., food, toilets
Village Shop (next to Oxford Arms)
Wide range of goods and facilities, sandwiches etc.
Kirtlington Morris will provide lunch during the Woodstock tour on Saturday, approx. 1.30pm, and tea at the Village Hall approx. 5pm.
Any special dietary requirements, please contact Steve Hanley.
We are asking for a contribution of £5 per head towards the costs of the coach and lunch.
Please pay Mick Onions on the outward journey.
Weekend sides are also invited to a buffet tea at Kirtlington Squire, Nigel Holt’s house in Bletchington,
1 mile from Kirtlington, approx. 5pm, after the final display on Sunday.