Southport Swards spent the evening entertaining customers at the Park Hotel in Birkdale Village

The Southport Swords are a team of dancers based in Southport who perform traditional long sword and Cotswold morris dances. Their long sword dances, which come from Southport , Yorkshire and Scotland, involve 5, 6 or 7 dancers linked by swords performing circling and intertwining figures, while Cotswold morris involves 6 dancers performing more complex stepping and using hankies or sticks.

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