Upcoming Events

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Tuesday 15 August: Croydon Night of Dance: Croydon

Friday 25 - Monday 28 August: Towersey Festival 2023: ⚐ Claydon Estate ⚐

Book the Belles!

We are available for performances and workshops at public and private events throughout the year. If your event could use a bit of Morris energy give us a call on 07733 462 448 (Grace) or e-mail us at bellesoflondoncity@gmail.com



Monday 1 May: Dancing at Dawn

Monday 1 May: News Esperance Morris Tour: Islington

Friday 2 - Sunday 4 June: Thaxted Morris Men: Thaxted

Thursday 6 July: Hartley Morris Men: Bromley ⚐ The Railway Tavern, Bromley ⚐

Saturay 15 July: Lyme Morris Day 2023: ⚐ Lyme Regis ⚐

Saturday 25 February: Tabourers Winter Warmer: Rotherhithe


Saturday 2 July: Brighton Day of Dance

Sunday 10 July: Soho Fete

Saturday 17 July: Whitstable Dead Horse Ale

Tuesday 16 August: Croydon Night of Dance

Friday 21 October: St John's Church Ale, Colliers Wood


Wednesday, 1 May: May Day Tour with New Esperance

Saturday, 11 May: Askew Road May Madness

Saturday, 1 June: Lyme Regis Day of Dance

Saturday, 8 June: Harrow Fete

Saturday, 29 June: St Albans Folk Festival Day of Dance

Sunday, 30 June: Soho Village Fete

Saturday, 22 September: Morris Federation Day of Dance


Tuesday 21 August: Croydon Night of Dance


Sunday, 5 August: Jubilee Market Celebrations (Covent Garden)


Sunday 1 July, 2018- Soho Village Fete, London

Saturday 9th May, 2018- Lyme Regis Day of Dance, Lyme Regis

Sunday 17th December, 2017 - NarnE8 Christmas Market, London Fields

Sunday 1st October, 2017 - Women's Day of Dance, London

Sunday 24th October, 2017- Harvest Stomp, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London

1st-3rd September, 2017 - Lyme Regis Folk Festival, Lyme Regis

Sunday, 6th August 2017 - Covent Garden Market, London

Saturday, 6th May 2017 - Hammersmith Community Gardens Association, London

Friday 12th September, 2014 - Daylight Music 5th Birthday, Union Chapel with Daylight Music

Sunday 7th September, 2014 - Tall Ships Festival, Greenwich with Continental Drift

August 27th 2014 - Big Wednesday - Edwardian Entertainment, Horniman Museum Dulwich

June 22nd 2014 - Shirley Collins Film Fundraiser, Cafe Oto Dalston

May 4th 2014 - May Secret Garden Sunday, Royal Horticultural Society, London

May 10th 2014 - JMO Day of Dance, Cambridge

Sunday 8th December 2013 - Camley Street Natural Park, Princes in the Tower Album Launch

Friday 8th November, 2013 - Ace Hotel, Shoreditch

13th October 2013 - Apple Day at Spitalfields City Farm

16th September - King's Place Festival including Folk in a Box

20th July 2013 - Daylight Music, Union Chapel, London

7th September 2013 - Swanage Folk Festival with Morris On Band

15th September 2013 - Kings Place, London

15th June 2013 - LUPA Fete, Bethnal Green, London

8th June 2013 - London Fields Brewery, Hackney, London

11th May 2013 - Sheepdrove Lambing Day, Berkshire

6th May 2013 - May Day on The Docks - Museum of London, Docklands, 1pm, 3pm

5th May 2013 - "A Fete Worse Than Death" - Shoreditch Street Party, Shoreditch Triangle, London, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm

23rd April 2013 - "Portas Pilot Projects" Lower Marsh Street Market Stall, London

2-3rd February 2013 - "The Rest Is Noise" festival, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank, London

29th September 2012 - CAMRA Celebration. The Duchess of Cambridge pub, Goldhawk Road, London

25th September 2012 - Dance workshop day. Sir John Cass Foundation Primary School, London

28th August 2012 - Private Wedding. Glemham Hall, Suffolk

11th August 2012 - Cropredy Festival

4th and 6th August 2012 - London 2012 Olympics. Olympic Park, Stratford.

31st July 2012 - Godiva Awakes. Northampton

12th July 2012 - City of London Festival. Liverpool Street Station, London

30th June 2012 - British Museum Horse Power Day. British Museum, London

16th June 2012 - Summer Fete at Pitzhanger Manor House, Ealing

2nd-3rd June 2012 - Hyde Park Jubilee Celebrations

25th May 2012 - Tooting Park Summer Fete

12th May 2012 - Sheepdrove Lambing Day. Berkshire

7th May 2012 - Museum of London May Day Celebration

5th May 2012- Victoria Park re-opening - Victoria Park, Hackney, London

12th December 2011 - Michelle and Ellen talk about the Belles on Radio 2 for Stewart Lee's "It's Got Bells On"

12th December 2011 - BBC Broadcasting House, London

30th October 2011- The Wheel Hallowe'en Music Fair. Cecil Sharp House, London

3rd September 2011 - Wombwell Folk Festival, Barnsley

1st July 2011 - Jamie Oliver's Feastival. Clapham Common

23rd -26th June 2011 - Glastonbury Festival

1st June 2011 - The Bowery Club, London.

30th May 2011 - Stewart Lee's Austerity Binge, London South Bank

1 May 2011 - Camden Crawl.

23rd April 2011- St George's Day at the Museum of Childhood.

17th April 2011 - Wenstock. The Wenlock Arms, London.

1st April 2011 - Shepherd's Bush Empire, London (supporting Trembling Bells/The Unthanks)

5th March - ICA, London Kernow in the City

21st January 2011 - Celtic Connections, Glasgow (supporting Trembling Bells)

7th November 2010 - Bonfestival, Master Shipwright's Palace, Deptford, London

31st October 2010 - Hallowe'en Music Fair, The Wheel, Cecil Sharp House, London

30th October 2010 - Guests of Shirley Collins at "A Most Sunshiny Day" at Cecil Sharp House, London

15th September 2010 - Launch of Nice Green Cafe at Cecil Sharp House, London

10th September 2010 - End Of The Road Festival, Larmer Tree Gardens, North Dorset

7th August 2010 - Bath Folk Festival

4th August 2010 - Guests of Trembling Bells, Shepherds Bush Empire

1st - 6th August 2010 - Sidmouth Folk Festival

31st July 2010 - Camp Bestival, Lulworth Castle, Dorset

29th - 30th July 2010 - Cambridge Folk Festival

25th July 2010 - Ealing Global Love Day

23rd - 24th July 2010 - Port Eliot Festival

5th July 2010 - Shirley Collins' Birthday Party, Lewes

3rd July 2010 - Private Party

29th June 2010 - Guests of Hammersmith Morris, Kennington, London

27th June 2010 - Guests of Cut A Shine, The Hub at Shangri-La, Glastonbury Festival

26th June 2010 - Park Stage, Glastonbury Festival

24th June 2010 - Guests of Cut A Shine, Club Dada at Shangri-La, Glastonbury Festival

13th June 2010 - Richard Thompson's Meltdown, 2.45pm, Royal Festival Hall

7th June 2010 - Louis Eliot album launch, Borderline, London

5th June 2010 - Guests of Cut A Shine, Moseley Folk Day, MAC, Birmingham

25th May 2010 - Guests of Chris Sarjeant, Folk @ The Forge, Camden

19th May 2010 - Guests of New Esperance Morris, Founders Arms, South Bank, London

15th May 2010 - Guests of Climax Ceilidh Band, London Hilton Metropole

2nd May 2010 - Folk Against Fascism, South Bank, London

1st May 2010 - Martin Carthy May Day Special, Kit and Cutter, 8pm Deptford.

1st May 2010 - Cider Festival, some time between 12pm and 5pm, The Falcon, Clapham North

30th April 2010 - Guests of Circulus at Corpus Christi College, Oxford

23rd April 2010 - Belles 1st Anniversary dance out, Leadenhall Market 10am, then South Bank, London

18th April 2010 - Wenstock, The Wenlock Arms, Wenlock Road, London N1

17th April 2010 - Joint Morris Organisations Day of Dance, Bury St Edmunds

5th April 2010 - Magpie's Nest Easter Folk Festival, The Old Queen's Head, Essex Road, London

3rd April 2010 - Haddenham Ceilidh

27th March 2010 - Guests of Nonesuch Morris, Bristol

20th March 2010 - Bestival Time Machine at Koko, Mornington Crescent

31st December 2009 - South Bank, London

28th December 2009 - Bisley Morris Tour, Gloucestershire

20th December 2009 - Winter Solstice Barndance and Festival Showcase, Cargo, Rivington Street, Shoreditch

11th December 2009 - Museum of British Folklore Fundraiser, Old Boys Hall, Dalston

8th December 2009 - Guests of Circulus, Theatre Delicatessen, Regent Street

6th December 2009 - Guests of Rob Da Bank, The Lock Tavern, Camden

23rd November 2009 - BBC4 Christmas Sessions, Shoreditch Town Hall, Shoreditch

12th November 2009 - Guests of Circulus, Borderline, Tottenham Court Road

2nd November 2009 - Monday Monday, Wilmington Arms, Rosebery Avenue

22nd October 2009 - Ballad of Britain Concert, Cecil Sharp House, Camden

27th September 2009 - Autumn Equinox Fair, Cecil Sharp House, Camden

20th September 2009 - Mad Cap Village Fete, Folkstone Gardens, Deptford

29th July 2009 - Ballad of Britain Book Launch, Cecil Sharp House, Camden

23rd April 2009 - Leadenhall Market, for The Mayor of London, City

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