Morris dancing on the Southbank – 110 photos!

Morris Dancing event on Southbank by the River Thames, with the Hammersmith Morris Men, Mortimer's Morris, Pecsaetan Morris, Boggart's Breakfast, Eynsham Morris, Stone Monkey Sword Dancers, Moss Brothers and Gog Magog Molly, London, September 4th 2010

Most people may deem them to be as cool as a heatwave on Planet Mercury, but I rather like Morris dancers – I mean, they drink a lot, dance about a bit and wave things in the air- much like my average Saturday night, really.

I popped down to the big Morris event on the Southbank on Saturday and grabbed a load of photos – follow the links at the bottom of the page for the full collection.

Morris Dancing event on Southbank by the River Thames, with the Hammersmith Morris Men, Mortimer's Morris, Pecsaetan Morris, Boggart's Breakfast, Eynsham Morris, Stone Monkey Sword Dancers, Moss Brothers and Gog Magog Molly, London, September 4th 2010

Morris Dancing event on Southbank by the River Thames, with the Hammersmith Morris Men, Mortimer's Morris, Pecsaetan Morris, Boggart's Breakfast, Eynsham Morris, Stone Monkey Sword Dancers, Moss Brothers and Gog Magog Molly, London, September 4th 2010

Morris Dancing event on Southbank by the River Thames, with the Hammersmith Morris Men, Mortimer's Morris, Pecsaetan Morris, Boggart's Breakfast, Eynsham Morris, Stone Monkey Sword Dancers, Moss Brothers and Gog Magog Molly, London, September 4th 2010

Morris Dancing event on Southbank by the River Thames, with the Hammersmith Morris Men, Mortimer's Morris, Pecsaetan Morris, Boggart's Breakfast, Eynsham Morris, Stone Monkey Sword Dancers, Moss Brothers and Gog Magog Molly, London, September 4th 2010

Morris Dancing event on Southbank by the River Thames, with the Hammersmith Morris Men, Mortimer's Morris, Pecsaetan Morris, Boggart's Breakfast, Eynsham Morris, Stone Monkey Sword Dancers, Moss Brothers and Gog Magog Molly, London, September 4th 2010

Morris Dancing event on Southbank by the River Thames, with the Hammersmith Morris Men, Mortimer's Morris, Pecsaetan Morris, Boggart's Breakfast, Eynsham Morris, Stone Monkey Sword Dancers, Moss Brothers and Gog Magog Molly, London, September 4th 2010

Morris Dancing event on Southbank by the River Thames, with the Hammersmith Morris Men, Mortimer's Morris, Pecsaetan Morris, Boggart's Breakfast, Eynsham Morris, Stone Monkey Sword Dancers, Moss Brothers and Gog Magog Molly, London, September 4th 2010

More photos and full feature here: Morris dancing on the Southbank