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Parwich Guizers and Mummers (Brothm Mummers) [Website]


Folk Play-only Group

Home Town:

Parwich, Grid Ref.: SK1854, Lat.& Long.: 53.0874, -1.7252


Parwich Guizers and Mummers have been performing their ancient play for the last 25 years. This guizing play used to be performed in Biggin-by-Hartington in the 1930s and perhaps for many years before.


Forthcoming: None registered


Past events:


GMap 12-Dec-2009 - Provisional

1. - 13:30

Knockerdown Inn, Knockerdown, Derbyshire, DE6 1NQ, England - Near Hognaston, Carsington Water

2. - 14:00

Red Lion Inn, Main St, Hognaston, Derbyshire, DE6 1PR

3. - 14:45

Smiths Tavern, 36 St John St, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1GH

4. - 15:15

Market Square, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1RT

5. - 20:00

Bentley Brook, Fenny Bentley, Derbyshire, DE6 1LF

6. - 20:30

Coach and Horses, Fenny Bentley, Derbyshire, DE6 1LB

7. - 21:15

Bluebell Inn, Tissington, Derbyshire, DE6 1NH

8. - 22:00

Waterloo Inn, Biggin by Hartington, Derbyshire, SK17 0DH

9. - 22:30

Sycamore Inn, Parwich, Derbyshire, DE6 1QL

10. - 23:00

Royal British Legion, Station Rd, Parwich, Derbyshire, DE6 1QJ


Other past years: 2008 (1)

Media Links:

1. The Parwich Guizers at Christmas 2008 - Validated link
YouTube - Video [7min 18sec], 09-Dec-2008
2. Guizing: A local Christmas tradition unmasked! - Validated link
P&DLSC Newletter - News article , Rob Francis, Dec-2001


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