Old Palace Clog

Dance sides, Free

Old Palace Clog are a Northwest Clog side from Croydon. They have a mix of traditional and self-penned dances and wear white, red and green kit.
From: South Norwood
Style: North West
Website: https://oldpalaceclog.wixsite.com/home

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.

Old Palace Clog are a North West style Morris side who are appearing at the Swanage Folk Festival 2022. Their dance kit is white skirts and blouses, green waistcoat and tights and red clogs. Musicians’ kit is black trousers, white shirts and green waistcoats.

They are a women’s Northwest clog dance side with mixed musicians, based South Norwood in the London borough of Croydon. The side was formed in 1984/1985 and was named jointly after the Archbishop’s Palace and the old Crystal Palace.

Each year Swanage is filled with a music and dance spectacle,
including FREE and ticketed events across the weekend.


Craft fair, children’s entertainment, afternoon concerts – On Sandpit field

Dance displays, a procession and music – all around the town

Tickets needed

Evening concerts – on Sandpit field

Comedy Club  and concerts and in the Conservative Club  –

Ceilidh in Swanage School

Workshops – various locations