Fascinating facts about dancing trees, magical dew and naughty goings-on
in the woods, from Oxfordshire and beyond.
leapers evade security
fears return as May morning revellers overcome efforts to prevent
them leaping from Magdalen Bridge. BBC News 1
the weather: May Morning
See William Holman Hunt's painting of choristers atop Magdalen Tower,
and hear the BBC's Bill Giles cast a weather eye on it.
ado about May Day
feature full of May Day facts, this time from BBC News.
changing face of May Day
May Day is a holiday in many parts of the world, but the day means
different things to different people. BBC News
1 May 2002
celebrations and protests around the globe. BBC
News 1 May 2000
and unite, let us all unite!
Hundreds take to the streets of Padstow in Cornwall for the annual
May Day celebrations.
Day, May Day: let the revels begin
Yes, we know they've been and gone... but we're keeping our 2003
preview here so you know how it'll probably work in 2004.