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Slapstick?

Slapstick?



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good old fashioned comedy Bill... great capture....petersmile
Bill Phillips: Trouble is I think they were serious Peter grin
Is everyone on drugs in your place, Bill....?
Bill Phillips: This is Worcester Frank. I would have expected it in Bath!
  • Ray
  • Thailanddy plu
  • 21 Aug 2015, 06:10
Great documentary image, Bill!
Bill Phillips: Thanks Ray. It appears to be some bizarre variation on Morris dancing
HA! Great title for this colorful image, Bill!
Bill Phillips: It was a very strange sight Ginnie
Is this some traditional Droitwich dance Bill?
Bill Phillips: This is Worcester Chad. A small city to the south of us
  • Chris
  • England
  • 21 Aug 2015, 06:41
This must be the derivation of the term, love the costumes!
Bill Phillips: I am sure you know the true origin of the term slapstick Chris
  • Philine
  • Germany
  • 21 Aug 2015, 06:52
We are surely in Bath? The broom dance - very funny!
Bill Phillips: No we are in Worcester Philine. Apparently Bath does not have a monopoly on such things
  • Astrid
  • Netherlands
  • 21 Aug 2015, 07:05
Did they change brooms and all want to take off....and fly away..
Great shot.
Bill Phillips: I didn't see that if they did Lady P grin
  • Richard Trim
  • Suffolk: where the sun rises first in England
  • 21 Aug 2015, 07:36
Droitwich housewives celebrating and exerting their escape from the household chores.
Bill Phillips: THis is Worcester comrade
Their time would be better spent with a mangle and a stoove..
Bill Phillips: So would yours Mick but then that's life
  • Lisl
  • Batheaston
  • 21 Aug 2015, 07:48
Looks a bit dangerous to me, Bill
Bill Phillips: Only if you get in the way Lisl
LOL at Frank's comment. Fun for all here.
Bill Phillips: Yes I enjoyed Frank's comment Jacquelyn
A brooms fight? Great capture Bill!
Bill Phillips: Apparently they were dancing.....
At least this trio all seem to be fully dressed up for the occasion.
Bill Phillips: Not quite sure what the point of it was though Janet
Looking quite lively in this one Bill
Bill Phillips: Don't they just!
  • Louis
  • South Africa
  • 21 Aug 2015, 17:07
They allow this in the streets? Put Health and Safety on them!
Bill Phillips: Well they do in Worcester apparently Louis
  • Philine
  • Germany
  • 21 Aug 2015, 18:21
Yes, your title slap-stick is as brilliant as the funny scene itself! But Joseph should not imitate them!
Bill Phillips: No I don't think that would be a good idea at all Philine
Makes our street sweepers look a bit mundane.
Bill Phillips: This doesn't look very efficient though Graeme

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