Our Favourite Sites

Over the years we've made many friends and, by the very nature of the team, we have many ex-members who've gone on to other things in the folk world. Here's a selection:

Avoncroft Folk Dance Group

 

One of the groups that provides support to NYFTE

Bedcote Morris

 

A Morris side based in Stourbridge.

Berkshire Bedlam

 

Berkshire Bedlam, renowned Cotswold Morris dancers from Wokingham in Berkshire.

Bristol Morris Men

 

Several former members dance with, or are associated with, Bristol Morris Men,

Broadstairs Folk Week

 

Broadstairs is a great festival on the east coast of Kent

Chippenham Folk Festival

 

Our 'home' festival.  NYFTE are regulars at Chippenham. The festival has been very supportive of NYFTE. We think they are great!

EFDSS

 

The English Folk Dance & Song Society

Fool's Gambit

A young, energetic Cotswold Morris side formed in 2010 and featuring a number of ex-NYFTE members (and even some current ones at times).

The Morris Federation

The UK's larges association of Morris and traditional dance teams.

We are members of the Morris Federation.

Otley Folk Festival

 

Otley is a festival run up in the north of England by two of our parents.

 

Out of Hand

 

Out of Hand is a ceilidh band made up from former members of NYFTE

The Outside Capering Crew

 

The Crew perform exciting & funny dances to a high standard, and the Bacca Pipes dance performed by NYFTE was inspired by their version. There is a strong NYTE presence in the team.

Pecsaetan

 

A Sheffield based women's Cotswold side, with a number of ex-NYFTE members and some current committee members as dancers. 

The Shropshire Bedlams and Martha Rhoden's Tuppeny Dish

 

Border Morris side from, ummm, Shropshire.

Warwick Folk Festival

 

One of the festivals at which NYFTE has appeared on multiple ocassions.

Webfeet

 

A wonderful resource for folk dance and music on the internet

Whitby Folk Week

 

NYFTE have appeard at this festival several times over the years.

Next NYFTE Event

 

All our live events for 2020 have now been cancelled or postponed

 We are continuing by holding virtual events on the same dates.

 

As well as training events for the team we have, so far, held a ceilidh and a concert. If you would like to make sure you hear about future events let us know so that we can add you to our mailing list.