Dr Turbevilles

Dance sides, Free

Dr Turberville's Morris are a traditional Cotswold side from Somerset, who like to dress up as pirates when they dance in Swanage.
Style: Cotswold
Website: http://www.turbs.co.uk/
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Dr Turbevilles
You'll be able to enjoy Dr Turbevilles at this year's Swanage Folk Festival.

Festival locations

Events are located around the town centre, mainly Sandpit Field and Shore road. Click here for a map of the locations.


Some parts of the Festival are free and others need you to buy a ticket. Click here for more details about tickets.

Dr Turbevilles

Dr. Turberville’s tend to go dressed as pirates when dancing in Swanage.

Dr Turberville’s Morris is a mixed Morris “side” or team originally from Crewkerne in Somerset, UK, now can now be found at Somerton in Somerset. Their names is from the most famous son of Crewkerne, the celebrated oculist Dr. D’Aubigny Turberville.

They dance English Cotswold Morris dances from the villages or “traditions” of Wayford, Hinton-in-the-Hedges, Ilmington, Bampton and Wells.