May Pole Dancing & Ruby Flower Festival 2016


The children took part in the annual event of May Pole Dancing and

the Flower Festival which was celebrating forty years . 

They performed May Pole dances to traditional and modern music in the Village Hall on Saturday 28th May. The dances were choreographed to Katy Perry’s ‘California Gurls’,  Bon Jovi’s ‘Livin on a Prayer’ and Abba’s ‘Mama Mia’.

Traditional  dancers of ‘Taking the Ribbons’, ‘Spider’s Web’ and ‘Barber’s Pole’ were performed along with the ‘Single Plait’ to music by the Proclaimers, ‘I’m Gonna Be (500 miles)’.

IMG_8121The children also created a display, linked to the Flower Festival called ‘Spring leading into Summer’ This included Spring Fact Files, geometrical shaped flowers, Summer Poems and Katie Morag stories. This display will remain in church, for the public to view, until the Autumn term.



Mon 3rd – INSET Day
Tues 4th – Tempest Group Photos
Tue 18th – National Park Ranger Day – Whittle Farm day trip
Wed 19th – MAST Hannah Wills am
Thurs 20th – Schools Together
Mon 24th – INSET Day
Tues 25th – Eyam Collective Worship Y2 & Y3
Tues 2nd – MAST Hannah Wills am
Weds 3rd – NSPCC “Speak out, Stay Safe”
Mon 15th – Lea Green Trip -Whole School
Tues 16th – Music Concert TBC