May Morning Under Lockdown

May Morning 2019.jpg
May Morning 2020.jpg

Title

May Morning Under Lockdown

Subject

The Covid-19 Pandemic and Oxford

Description

At 6 am on May Morning in 2019, a crowd of more than 13,000 people gathered by Magdalen College. These photos show the stark difference between this year and last year. Although a virtual May Morning was held this year, the Magdalen bells were not rung and the streets remained empty.

You can view photographs from this event by visiting this Facebook page .

Publisher

Museum of Oxford

Date

May 1st 2020
May 1st 2019

Rights

Jane Allingham

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