May Day Breakfast
DateMonday 1 May 2023
Time07:00 - 09:00
Kellogg will be providing a special May Morning breakfast, served in the College Hub.
If you can, stick around until 11:00am when we will be joined by a troupe of Morris Dancers, in the garden.
Please book your place for breakfast via Upay
Children are welcome. The Hub has high chairs and baby changing facilities.
Menu & costs
Smoked Salmon and Scrambled Egg on Toast (£13.95)
Full English Breakfast: Bacon, Local Sausages, White Pudding, Flat Mushrooms, Hash Brown, Poached Eggs and Grilled Tomato (£13.95)
Vegetarian breakfast (£9.95),
(included with above breakfasts)
Selection of Pastries and Danish
Freshly Baked Rolls
Tea, Coffee, Fruit Juices
Children 5-12: £6.50 for any of the 3 choices. There is no charge for under 5s.
Prosecco not included but can be purchased on the day. £2.50 per glass.
May Morning in Oxford
May morning in Oxford is famous for the thousands who gather at 6 am to hear a Latin hymn sung from the top of Magdalen College tower.
It is an extraordinary ceremony, but only one feature of Oxford tradition. May-time revels take place all over the city, and were already controversial in Britain in 1250 when the Chancellor of Oxford University forbade ‘alike in churches, all dancing in masks or with disorderly noises, and all processions of men wearing wreaths and garlands made of leaves of trees or flowers or what not.’
Find out more about Oxford’s May Morning traditions at www.maymorning.co.uk