Overbury Blog

Magical Maypole

Magical Maypole

  • 2 Jun 2016
  • Local Events, Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

Tradition plays a huge role Overbury.  One of the loveliest traditions – which has been held in Overbury for as long as anyone can remember and continues to this day – is the Maypole dancing. Maypole dancing has been around since Medieval times with some mention of it going back as early as the Iron Age.  Whilst its true...