Bloodstone Border Morris

Bloodstone Rally 2019

Bloodstone are proud to host our rally on the occasion of our tenth anniversary on the Isle of Wight from Friday the 21st to Sunday the 23rd of June 2019. Weekend tickets for non-performers are £5, available from the gate or in advance by contacting us.

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Morris Teams and Live Music

As always, we have a number of visiting Morris sides for the weekend and a pair of excellent bands to entertain us on Friday & Saturday evening.

Evening Entertainment at Smallbrook

Friday and Saturday evening's entertainment at Smallbrook Stadium...

All Washed Up

All Washed Up
Friday night: All Washed Up
All Washed Up on Facebook
All Washed Up Website

Photo of Feck

Feck!
Saturday night: Feck!
Visit Feck! on Facebook

The Morris Teams

Our awesome guest teams this year, are...

Wolf's Head & Vixen

Wolf's Head & Vixen
Wolf's Head & Vixen
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Ælfgythe

Ælfgythe
Ælfgythe
Website
Facebook

Mythago

Mythago
Mythago
Website    Facebook

Tatters and Tails

Tatters and Tails
Tatters and Tails
Website    Facebook

Screeming Banshees Gothic Morris
Screeming Banshees Gothic Morris
Screeming Banshees Gothic Morris
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Borderline

Borderline
Borderline
Website

Hook Eagle

Hook Eagle
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When and Where

Friday, 21st June 2019

  • Teams arrive throughout the afternoon and are welcomed with tea and cakes in the 'hostility tent'.
  • 20:00  Listen to All Washed Up Blues, Bluegrass and Skiffle in the Smallbrook bar. Get your skiffle on!

Saturday, 22nd June

Watch this space

  • 21:00  Enjoy Feck! play a punky mix of Irish folk in the Smallbrook bar.Girrls!

Sunday, 23rd June

Watch this space

Of course all these timings are based on the famous "Morris Time" and may change at any given moment.
Just make sure that on Saturday your team all get on the buses!

Map of Locations

Camp site address for your Sat Nav: Smallbrook Stadium, Ashey Road, Ryde, Isle of Wight, PO33 4BH.

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Getting Around Smallbrook Stadium

Getting around Smallbrook Stadium Please note that the stadium will not be open to the public, only those with rally wristbands.

Campsite Rules

(Not too many as we want you to have fun!)

  • No personal alcohol allowed in the bar or on the balcony; Real Ale will be available in the bar. (Your own drink elsewhere around the campsite is fine.)
  • Please take your litter away with you.
  • No fires or barbecues.
  • Dogs must be kept on a lead and please ensure that you clear up after them.
  • 5 mph speed limit on site. No racing around the track!
  • No noise before 9am; our squire likes his sleep, bless 'im.
  • Bugger off by 12 noon on Monday.

Food and Shopping in the Ryde area

Excellent cooked breakfasts are made to order in the Smallbrook stadium bar on Saturday & Sunday morning. Please note there will be no burger van this year for other times of the day.

The list is by no means exhaustive, but here is just a small selection of nearby shopping and restaurants.

  • Tesco: Shopping. PO33 1QS - 1.5 miles away from Smallbrook Stadium. map
  • Domino's: Pizza. Takeaway & delivery. Order Online
  • Monsoon Indian Restaurant: Indian food. Restaurant, takeaway & delivery. Website
  • Hong Kong Express: Chinese food. Restaurant, takeaway & delivery. Website
  • Farmhouse Pantry: Home cooked food, Sunday roasts. Coffees, local Ice creams. BYO drink. Restaurant & takeaway. Facebook page

Acknowledgements

Southern Vectis

Many thanks to Southern Vectis for providing the buses and drivers. You guys ROCK!

Southern Vectis
Southern Vectis - the Island's buses
Website
Facebook Page

Isle of Wight Steam Railway

Thanks to all the team at Havenstreet for hosting our tomfoolery once more. The best railway this side of the solent!

IOW Steam Railway
IOW Steam Railway
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Facebook Page

Island Ales

What would a 10th Anniversary be without a specially brewed Ale to celebrate with?

Island Ales
Island Ales
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