Lola Taplin was the last of the line of the family that built The Fleece, and she left the pub to the National Trust on her death on 1977. An infamous lady, and well loved and remembered in the village, Lola lives on in memories and Fleece folklore. Her birthday, 19th April, is also known as […]
During lunch on Easter Sunday our resident Morris sides, Pebworth Morris and Belle d’Vain visit the Fleece for their first dance out of the season. Why not visit us for an Easter Sunday roast and watch the traditional Morris dancing in our courtyard. There will also be an Easter Egg Hunt in the orchard Good […]
The launch of the British Asparagus Festival starts at 12noon, with music, and a classic car run, then celebrate our Saints Day here at the Fleece with traditional morris dancing and seasonal English asparagus. Enjoy the finest Northwest dancing from Belle D’Vain Northwest Morris and friends in the evening.
The world’s first cycling theatre company, The HandleBards, pedal from venue to venue with all the set, props and costume necessary to perform environmentally sustainable Shakespeare across the globe. Join their all-female troupe at on a return visit to The Fleece for a bicycle-powered production of Shakespeare’s ’The Tempest’ like none other. In usual HandleBards […]
Sorry, sold out – email firstname.lastname@example.org to go on the waiting list “Four brilliant musicians. Four times as much brilliant music” Time Out Due to overwhelming popular demand, the legendary folk band Flook are back on the scene. Launching their long-awaited new album, Ancora, in early 2019, they take to the road with a 17-date tour around […]