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Abbots Bromley Town Information

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This delightful small Staffordshire town has its own village green and butter cross and also boasts timber-framed buildings dating to the Elizabethan period. Even older, though, is the ancient Abbots Bromley horn dance, a pagan rite played out each year at nearby Blithfield Hall in which six local men wear reindeer’s antlers while another acts the fool. It is thought to be a Saxon celebration of the granting of rights to villagers to hunt in nearby Needwood Forest.

Cottages in Abbots Bromley - Photo © Geoff Pick
Cottages in Abbots Bromley
Photo: Geoff Pick CCL