Flora Day 2012: dancers take to the streets of Helston in Cornwall

1. Dancers follow the Helston Town Band as they take part

2. The Flora Dance, also known as the Furry Dance

3. A series of dances take place throughout the day, beginning at 7am

4. The midday dance was traditionally the dance of the gentry

5. The Helston Town Band prepares to lead dancers leaving the Corn

6. The Helston Town Band leads dancers through a private house 

7. Dancers follow the Helston Town Band through a private residence

8. Members of the Hal-an-Tow pageant stage a performance

9. People dance in the early morning light

10. Participants in the midday dance make their way through the town

11. People watch from windows as dancers take part

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Flora Day 2012: dancers take to the streets of Helston in Cornwall

1. Dancers follow the Helston Town Band as they take part

2. The Flora Dance, also known as the Furry Dance

3. A series of dances take place throughout the day, beginning at 7am

4. The midday dance was traditionally the dance of the gentry

5. The Helston Town Band prepares to lead dancers leaving the Corn

6. The Helston Town Band leads dancers through a private house 

7. Dancers follow the Helston Town Band through a private residence

8. Members of the Hal-an-Tow pageant stage a performance

9. People dance in the early morning light

10. Participants in the midday dance make their way through the town

11. People watch from windows as dancers take part

12.

13.

14.

15.

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