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: A Northumbrian Kim Supper

A Broadcast from the Granary of Trewhitt Steads Farm, Coquetdale
After the harvest has been gathered in, in the northern part of Northumberland, a supper is held at one of the farms, and to this celebration come farmers and farm hands from a wide area. Speeches are made, tales are told, songs and dances follow one another. About this time of the year ' Kirn Suppers ' are held at many farms between Coquetdale and the Border. As many of the guests have to come long distances over wild and desolate country, the day chosen is as near the full moon as possible.

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