157 Photos - Aug 27, 2013
Photo: Photo: FRIDAY 16TH AUGUST  SIGHTSEEING TRIP AROUND HELSINKI   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HelsinkiPhoto: THE LUTHERAN CATHEDRAL  SENATE SQUARE    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helsinki_Senate_SquarePhoto: VERY SIMPLE INTERIORPhoto: STATUE OF CZAR ALEXANDER II OF RUSSIA   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_II_of_RussiaPhoto: IS THAT A RAPPER DANCER FROM POOLE ?Photo: ....  AND IS THAT THEIR BANDPhoto: PARLIAMENT BUILDINGS  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parliament_House,_HelsinkiPhoto: MAIN RAILWAY STATION   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helsinki_Central_railway_stationPhoto: A LONGBOAT ... THE VIKINGS ARE HEREPhoto: VIKINGS MOTORISED SECTIONPhoto: POSERSPhoto: TIME FOR A BITE AT .......Photo: CAFE URSULA   http://ursula.fi/kaivopuisto/site.php?page=122Photo: A GROUP PHOTOPhoto: TAKING IN THE VIEWS FROM KAIVOPUISTO PARK      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KaivopuistoPhoto: COULD IT BE EVENING HILL ?Photo: NO IT'S HELSINKIPhoto: BEAUTIFUL SKY OVER A MARINA .... READY FOR ....Photo: SAILING   AWAY .......Photo: MARKET SQUARE   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Market_Square,_HelsinkiPhoto: NOW WHERE HAVE I SEEN HIM BEFORE ?Photo: AH YESPhoto: CHURCH OF THE ROCK    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Temppeliaukio_ChurchPhoto: ESPLANADE PARK AND THE J L RUNEBERG STATUE ... WITH SEAGULL  http://www.pps.org/great_public_spaces/one?public_place_id=897Photo: SEAGULL ON ZACHERIAS TOPELUIS' STATUEPhoto: EROTTAJANPUISTO HOSTEL,  9 UUNDENMAANKATU   http://www.erottajanpuisto.com/Photo: OPEN WINDOW TO THE HELL-SINKERS CLUB ROOMPhoto: DANCING ESPLANADE PARK FRIDAY EVENINGPhoto: MOLLY OXFORDPhoto: SLOWSPhoto: TWO SETS FOR FOUR WINDSPhoto: SET 1 FOUR WINDSPhoto: SECOND SET FOUR WINDSPhoto: BAMPTON WAIVERS IN THE PARKPhoto: AND SOME ILMINGTONPhoto: SATURDAY 17th AUGUST,  THE START OF THE 13TH ARTIC ALE .....Photo: GETTING PREPARED ....Photo: STRETCHING AND WARMING UPPhoto: HELSINKI MORRISERS START THINGS OFF COTSWOLD   http://helsinki-morrisers.tripod.com/Photo: FOLLOWED BY SOME BORDERPhoto: APPRECIATED BY ALLPhoto: NEXT UP EKEN MORRIS  STOCKHOLM   http://www.ekenmorris.org/Photo: EKEN MORRISPhoto: THE BANDPhoto: RICKARD'S HAT IS A BIT TOO LARGE FOR DAVE.Photo: SARUM WITH 3 SETS OF 4 FOR RED SLEEVESPhoto: STICKING ....Photo: Photo: ..... AND FROM THE OTHER SIDEPhoto: ALL INPhoto: DID YOU GET THAT CHRISPhoto: EKEN WITH A LONG STICK DANCE .....Photo: AND AN EVEN LARGER BANDPhoto: CHRIS GIVES THE INSTRUCTIONS FOR .....Photo: BONNY GREEN GARTERS   http://duramecho.com/Dance/CotswoldNotes/CotswoldDetailedNotes/Bampton/BonnyGreenGarters.htmlPhoto: CHRIS INTRODUCES A LEAP FROG .... BRACE YOURSELF TONYPhoto: SIDE STEPSPhoto: ...... AND ALL INPhoto: ON THE WAY A PHOTO STOP .. IN THE MIDDLE OF THE ROAD ....Photo: AT THE ABOMINABLE  "MORRIS INN"Photo: WE ARE TOLD THE BEER IS AWFULPhoto: " DON'T CLIMB UP THE MAST, DON'T HAUL ON THE ROPE........."Photo: ITS RAINING .... LUNCH.... CAFE PIRITTA, TOKOINRANTA PARK                                        http://translate.google.co.uk/translate?hl=en&sl=fi&u=http://fi.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokoinranta&prev=/search%3Fq%3Dtokoinranta%2Bhelsinki%26biw%3D1360%26bih%3D651Photo: GET STUCK INPhoto: IT IS STILL RAINING ......... PUSH THE TABLES AND CHAIRS BACK AND DANCEPhoto: HELSINKI STARTPhoto: SPIRITED STICKINGPhoto: RICKARD AND .....Photo: ...... ROLFE WAIT FOR A DANCEPhoto: EKEN ON THE STICKSPhoto: A JIG FROM JIM LUCAS A GREENWICH MM NEW YORK CITYPhoto: SARUM 'S TURN , 2 BAMPTON SETS  ....... CROWDEDPhoto: IS ANYONE OVER THE EDGE YET ?Photo: FOLLOWED BY YOUNG BILLYPhoto: GO KEITHPhoto: GROUP PHOTO BEFORE WE LEAVE ........ WHO'S THE MAN IN RED ????Photo: LAST STOP OF THE DAY .... THE HELSINKI MUSIC CENTRE    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helsinki_Music_CentrePhoto: WHICH IS OPPOSITE THE PARLIAMENT HOUSEPhoto: EKEN FROM STOCKHOLM ......Photo: TRICK CYCLIST FROM HELSINKI .... AND ....Photo: ALSO FROM HELSINKI ... THE MORRISERSPhoto: CAN I GO HOME NOW ?Photo: TO FINISH A MASS UPTON IN FRONT OF THE FINISH NATIONAL MUSEUM    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Museum_of_FinlandPhoto: DIFFERENT STYLES OF UPTONPhoto: ITS SCARY LYNNEPhoto: EKEN  HELSINKI  AND SARUMPhoto: 8 PERSON ADAPTATION WITH ANY OLD STICKSPhoto: " THAT HURT MY HAND!! "Photo: SUNDAY 18TH AUGUST,  AFTER A GOOD BREAKFAST AT CAFE EKBERG ...Photo: IN THE PLAGUE PARK THE SUN AND THE BANDS ARE OUT ...Photo: THE CROWDS AND 'POP UP'  STALLS ARE HERE    http://www.headbangers-helsinki.com/sightseeing/plague-park/Photo: AND EVERYONE IS READY TO HAVE A GOOD TIME .... TONY, SEBASTIAN, JANNE, MATS, AND RICKARDPhoto: A REALLY GOOD TIMEPhoto: .. AND EKEN ARE READY TO DANCEPhoto: IN FRONT OF THE OLDEST CHURCH IN HELSINKI       http://www.virtualhelsinki.net/helsinkipanoraama/historia/eng/vanhakirkko.htmlPhoto: EKEN MORRIS  STOCKHOLMPhoto: SARUM WITH TWO SETS OF 4 FOR THE CUCKOOS NESTPhoto: ODD STICKS FOR STICKINGPhoto: ROUNDS TO FINISHPhoto: THE BANDPhoto: ANOTHER BAND MEMBERPhoto: HELSINKI MORRISERSPhoto: AFTER DANCING ....  TIME TO EAT THEN .....Photo: MOVE OFF TO THE NEXT DANCE SPOTPhoto: HIETALAHTI SQUARE AND ITS FLEA MARKET    http://www.discoveringfinland.com/product/hietalahti-market-square/759/Photo: PREPARING TO DANCEPhoto: THE SQUIRE SHELTERS FROM THE SUNPhoto: AT LAST .. DANCING SHADOWSPhoto: AND AN ODDINGTON DANCEPhoto: IT IS 'THE BULL'Photo: IT'S SO GOOD RICKARD DECIDES TO RECORD ITPhoto: ANOTHER FOR THE CAMERA .....Photo: THE LOLLIPOP MANPhoto: ANOTHER MASSED 'BONNY GREEN GARTERS' TO FINISHPhoto: ALL THE DANCING SPIRITSPhoto: GETTING AIRBORNPhoto: DICKIE TAKES NOTE OF THINGSPhoto: A SHAMBLES GETTING READY FOR A PHOTOPhoto: THAT'S  MORE LIKE ITPhoto: A FINAL STAND WITH EKEN AT CAFE CARUSEL   http://www.carusel.fi/in-englishPhoto: NEXT TO THE SEA AND THE YACHTSPhoto: AND OUR BORDER DANCE  'TINNERS RABBIT'Photo: LAST DANCE FOR EKEN 'BOUND FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA'Photo: JIM LUCAS JOINING IN THE CHORUS.Photo: LAST DANCE.. AND DIFFICULTY IN  TRYING TO PERSUADE THE PUBLIC TO JOIN IN ......Photo: HOW ABOUT THIS TWO ..... THAT'S A NO THENPhoto: AH WELL .. JUST GET ON WITH IT .. BONNIIE GREENPhoto: I'LL JOIN IN ... CAREFUL WITH OUR WHITES AND CHOCOLATEPhoto: ALL IN ... LITERALLYPhoto: MONDAY 19th AUGUST .. A TRIP TO TALLIN....  OURS IS THE ORANGE AND PASSION FRUIT FLAVOURED SHIPPhoto: POSSIBLY IT'S BEEN AN EARLY STARTPhoto: DULL AND RAINING TALLIN   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TallinnPhoto: BUSKERPhoto: RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CATHEDRAL     http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Nevsky_Cathedral,_TallinnPhoto: GROCKLESPhoto: ST. CATHERINES PASSAGE     http://www.likealocalguide.com/tallinn/st-catherines-passagePhoto: CITY WALLS COVERED WALKPhoto: AT LAST THE SUN IS OUTPhoto: NEW LOGO AND NAME FOR THE WILD HUNT BEDLAM MORRISPhoto: THE MAIN SQUARE IS BUSY ...... TIME TO DANCE ....Photo: BUT FIRST YOU HAVE TO FIND A PARTNERPhoto: THEN YOU CAN DANCE HASTYE TO THE WEDDINGPhoto: AND THEN YOU CAN DANCEPhoto: ILMINGTONPhoto: AFTER A SHOWER TWO ODDINGTON SETSPhoto: SOLDIER SOLDIER  ACCAPELLAPhoto: ON THE FERRY BACK TO HELSINKIPhoto: LEAVING TALLIN IN THE DISTANCEPhoto: IT MAY NOT LOOK IT .. BUT THE END OF A VERY HAPPY TRIPPhoto: AND A PRESENTATION FOR LYNNE FOR ALL HER HARD WORKPhoto: A LITTLE WOODEN CUPPhoto: TUESDAY 20th AUGUST THE FLIGHT HOMEPhoto: THE DUTCH COASTPhoto: BACK OVER LAND ... CLOUDS AND BLUE SKIESPhoto: THE END OF A GREAT TRIP .... IN OUR 31st YEAR .....Photo: TO CELEBRATE OUR 30TH ANNIVERSARY