cheese rolling


cheese rolling
An ancient British sport in which competitors race downhill after a rolling round of cheese.

This is where the famous cheese rolling takes place.


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  • cheese rolling —    In this annual custom a large round Double Gloucester cheese is set off rolling down a very steep hill at Cooper s Hill, near Brockworth (Gloucestershire). People chase after it themselves running, tumbling, rolling, and bouncing and the one… …   A Dictionary of English folklore

  • Cooper's Hill Cheese-Rolling and Wake — A race on 29th May 2006. The MC holding the cheese …   Wikipedia

  • Cooper's Hill Cheese-Rolling And Wake — Le maître de cérémonie. La Cooper s Hill Chesse Rolling and Wake est un événement annuel qui se déroule en mai sur la colline Cooper s Hill à Brockworth près de Cheltenham et de Gloucester[1] …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cooper's hill cheese-rolling and wake — Le maître de cérémonie. La Cooper s Hill Chesse Rolling and Wake est un événement annuel qui se déroule en mai sur la colline Cooper s Hill à Brockworth près de Cheltenham et de Gloucester[1] …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Randwick Cheese-Rolling and Wap —    Rand wick, Gloucestershire, had two, probably unrelated, *calendar customs of note. The cheese rolling was described in a letter, dated April 1827, published in William Hone s Table Book, which related that every May Day three large Gloucester …   A Dictionary of English folklore

  • Cooper's Hill Cheese-Rolling and Wake — 51° 49′ 48″ N 2° 09′ 29″ W / 51.82991, 2.15812 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cheese roll — For the South American food sometimes translated as cheese rolls, see Cheese bun. For the annual English event involving rolling cheese, see Cooper s Hill Cheese Rolling and Wake. A cheese roll (occasionally known by the older name of Cheese roll …   Wikipedia

  • Cheese people — Жанр инди, инди рок Годы создана в 2003 году Страна …   Википедия

  • Cheese People — Жанр инди рок Годы создана в 2004 году Страна …   Википедия

  • Cheese people (альбом) — Cheese People Студийный альбом Cheese People Дата выпуска …   Википедия


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