Newark Advertiser (2004a)
REVIEWS: Plough play revived [North Muskham, Notts.]
9th Jan.2004, Vol.155, No.7931, p.Arts.10d-f
Article and two colour photos of the revival by the Muskham Pinkies
of the ploughboys' play from North Muskham, Notts, also performed at
Norwell and Bathley. The original tradition stopped at the start of
the second world war. The captions list the following cast members:
David Haslam, Dan Harrison, Simon Simcox, Paul Cotter, Keith Baines,
Paul Lane, and Jeff Hannabus.
Performances by the Calverton Real Ale and Plough Play Preservation Society
are listed for Farnsfield, Epperstone, Lambley, Lowdham, Hoveringham,
Woodborough, and Calverton. Morris dancers performing after a Plough Sunday
service at Morton, Notts., are also mentioned.
North Muskham, Notts. (SK7958); Norwell, Notts. (SK7761); Bathley, Notts. (SK7759); Farnsfield, Notts. (SK6456); Epperstone, Notts. (SK6548); Lambley, Notts. (SK6245); Lowdham, Notts. (SK6646); Hoveringham, Notts. (SK6946); Woodborough, Notts. (SK6347); Calverton, Notts. (SK6149); Morton, Notts. (SK7251)
Ceased 1940; Perf. 2004
Photos; Revival; Muskham Pinkies; Ploughboys; Play; Itineraries; Calverton Real Ale and Plough Play Preservation Society; Morris Dancers; Plough Sunday
David Haslam (Perf.); Dan Harrison (Perf.); Simon Simcox (Perf.); Paul Cotter (Perf.); Keith Baines (Perf.); Paul Lane (Perf.); Jeff Hannabus (Perf.)
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00599
Last Updated Apr 2005 by Peter Millington.