CROSSBONES CELEBRATION

Saturday 18th November: 2pm – 6pm

Crossbones Garden, Union Street, London SE1

Join us as we mark 3 years of working together with The Friends of Crossbones to protect, preserve and create this new, green, open space for Bankside.

FREE entry, donations are welcome!
A special opening of the outcasts’ burial ground
to celebrate its extraordinary past and present
and its future as a Garden of Remembrance

Hosted by John Constable, author of The Southwark Mysteries, with Katy Nicholls

Garden opens at 2pm

2.30pm and 5pmhistorical tours of Crossbones Graveyard

Performances from 3pm

Wolf’s Head and Vixen Morris – gothic dances
Tom Baker 
– darkside accordion ballads Fran Loze – haunting cello
Cunning Folk – south London folk songs Mervyn Syna – outlaw ukulele
Performances 
from The Southwark Mysteries
Herbal lore with Karen Howell from The Old Operating Theatre

Light refreshments, an open hearth and You!

FREE! Donations for the garden welcome.
An open-air event. Please dress for the weather. Bring cushions for comfort.
Under 16s please bring a responsible adult

Presented by Friends of Crossbones
http://www.crossbones.org.uk/

in association with Bankside Open Spaces Trust (BOST)
http://www.bost.org.uk/  

Crossbones Celebration

Posted on | December 13, 2017



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