Order Of Ceremony

Copshaw Common Riding 1st of July 2023

ORDER OF CEREMONY 2023


6.01PM FRIDAY 30TH JUNE.


TUB MITCHELL WILL LAY A WREATH AT THE WAR MEMORIAL WITH VARIOUS MUSICAL GUESTS

 Saturday 1st July

7.31 WHITE GATE FOR THE HOUND TRAIL.

 

8.07 BACON ROLLS IN THE TRAP

 

8.33 COMMITTEE COLLECTS THE TUB.

 

9.01 GATHERING AT THE FOUNTAIN IN THE SQUARE.

 

9.02 PRESENTATION OF PRIZES. (BEST DRESSED RIDER, BEST DRESSED CHILD UNDER 16, BEST DRESSED WINDOW)

 

9.17 CRYING OF COPSHAW COMMON RIDING FAIR (MORNING VERSION)

 

9.18 TUB RECEIVES FLAG.

 

9.20 FIRST SINGING OF TUB MITCHELL’S SONG.

 

9.31 TUBS CHASE FOR THE MICK RICK MEMORIAL TANKARD (NO OVERTAKING THE TUB BEFORE BANK CORNER).

 

9.41 ENTERTAINING OF THE TUB AT THE SHED.

 

11.13 COMMENCE TO THE MONUMENT.

 

11.17 CUTTING OF THE SOD.

 

11.19 SNOG THE SOD AND SUP THE TEQUILA.

 

11.41 RIDE TO THE OLIVE TREE FOR THE KIPPER AND FADGE CEREMONIES.

 

12.07 THE HOLM BRIG TOBLERONE AND WHISKY CEREMONY (1ST BOUNDARY).

 

12.17 PIT STOP AT THE OFFICIAL WATERING HOLE (THE TRAP).

 

12.46 THE TOUCHING CLOTH CEREMONY (BATTLE OF FRED'S CORNER).

 

12.56 TWA POSH CHICKEN (THE COPSHAW KITCHEN).

 

13.04 DYKEHEAD BOUNDARY AT THE AUCTION MART(TUB TURNBULL II AND LEFT AND RIGHT LEGS ONLY).

 

13.21 THE HOUND OF LIDALIA CEREMONY. LIDALIA CARAVAN PARK.

 

13.29 BRIDIES FROM BRYDON CEREMONY (ODE TO THE LAST TRAIN).

 

14.41 PROCESSION DOWN THE MAIN STREET TO LIDDLEVIEW PARK.

 

14.51 THE GARDEN PARTY (SPORTS, GAMES, FUN AND FROLICS AND THE LEGENDARY EGG RUSSIAN ROULLETTE).

 

15.12 THE TWELVE MINUTES PAST THREE CEREMONY.

 

17.31 GARDEN PARTY ENDS.

 

19.31 JEDBURGH PIPE BAND MARCH FROM THE TRAP TO THE VILLAGE HALL.

 

20.01 TUB MITCHELL II OPENS THE FESTIVAL CONCERT.

 

20.13 THE SHAKE THE SHOULDERS CEREMONY (IN MEMORY OF ZAIMIE AK, WHO’S NO DEED).

 

20.14 JEDBURGH PIPE BAND MARCH FROM THE VILLAGE HALL TO THE FOUNTAIN.

 

20.23 HANDING IN OF THE FLAG.

 

20.29 CRYING OF THE COPSHAW COMMON RIDING FAIR (EVENING VERSION)

 

20.34  TUB MITCHELL II ADDRESSES THE VILLAGE.

 

 

IN TRUE COPSHAW COMMON RIDING FASHION THE ABOVE TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO VAT AND THERE MAY BE A NEW ANCIENT TRADITION OR TWO ADDED.


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