FORTHCOMING DANCES 2017 - 2018

Scottish Country Dances in the Heart of England, including Gloucester and Stratford, Birmingham and Coventry, Oxford and Abingdon, Bristol and Bath, Hereford and Ross.  

 

Compiled by John Marshall
Please check all details with the organiser.
Green = afternoonpurple = school

 

Saturday 25 March 2017                                                                    7.15 - 11.30pm         

Birmingham RSCDS                                                                         Annual Spring Ball 
King Edward’s School, Edgbaston Park Road, B15 2UA                    £18 inc supper.  Ticket only
Dancing to Marian Anderson & Her Band           
Elizabeth Simcock, 33 Berrington Close, Redditch, B98 0TE                                         01527 528581
                                                         elizabeth.simcock@gmx.com

Saturday 1 April 2017                                                                        7.30 - 11.30 pm 
Wyre Forest SCDC                                                                          Annual Dance
Blakedown Parish Rooms, Belbroughton Road, DY10 3JG (just off the A456),  £8.  inc supper
Aileen Hodgkins, 24 Lansdown Green, Kidderminster, DY11 6PY                            0797 406 3359 
                                                         aileenfhodgkins@hotmail.com, 

Saturday 1 April 2017                                                                         7.15 - 11pm
Westbury Scottish Club (Bristol)                                                    April Fool’s Dance 
St Peter’s Church Hall, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4LD                             £12  American Supper
Music by Craigievar
Maggie Kirkup, 18 Wemberham Crescent, Yatton, Bristol, BS49 4BE           01934 838175

Thursday 6 April 2017.                                                                       2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party                                    
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                     £5.00p at door
Derek & Pam Latham  01452 306857                                               

Saturday 8 April 2017                         CANCELLED                           7.30 - 11.30pm
Lechlade Scottish Dance Club                                                       Annual Dance
Beaconsfield Hall, Shipton-u-Wychwood, Oxon OX7 6BQ                   £15 (bring a plate)                     
Dancing to Marion Anderson and Her Band
Margaret Godfrey, 2 Roman Way, Lechlade, Glos GL7 3BP                                         01367 252581

Saturday 22 April 2017
Cheltenham RSCDS                                                                          Day School &  Evening Dance
Reddings Community Hall, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF                  
Teacher: Jane Rose, Musician: Keith Anderson.
Margaret Winterbourne, 3 Amaranth Way, Up Hatherley, Cheltenham, GL51 3YU 
                                                         mj.winterbourne@btinternet.com                        01242 863238

Saturday 22 April 2017                                                                        7.30 – 11.00 pm
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                          Nice ‘n Easy Social
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT              £6/£4 Bring a Plate
Sue Gordon-Saner                       contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk                            0121 414 0130

Saturday, 6 May 2017                                                                         7.30 - 11.30 pm
Herefordshire RSCDS                                                                      Annual May Ball
Hereford Town Hall, St. Owen Street, HR1 2PJ                                    £20 inc supper
Dancing to Nicol McLaren
Margaret Campbell, 21 Highgrove Bank, Hereford, HR1 2TA                                       01432 264072

                                                         mcuzen1@talktalk.net

Saturday 6 May 2017                                                                          7.30 – 11.00pm
Bath RSCDS                                                                                       Spring Dance
Conygre Hall, Timsbury BA2 0JQ
Band: Strathallan                                                                                £12
mawebb58@gmail.com     or     annejarrett@btopenworld.com                                   01225 722309

Saturday 13 May 2017                                                                        7.00 – 11.00pm 
Gloucester Scottish Society                                                           Annual Dance
Ribston Hall High School, Stroud Road, Gloucester, GL1 5LE           £10 (bring a plate)
Music by Strathallan                                                                          

Mrs Helen Thomson, 2A Insley Gardens,Hucclecote, Gloucester, GL3 3AN                01452 610896
Pam Latham, 25 Nine Elms Road, Gloucester, GL2 0HB                                             01452 306857

Saturday 20 May 2017                                                                         7.30 – 11.00pm ​
Cheltenham RSCDS                                                                           Summer Dance 
Churchdown Community Centre, Parton Road, Gloucester, GL3 2JH        
Susan MacFadyen and her Scottish Dance Band                   ​       £12 (American Supper)
Margaret Winterbourne, 3 Amaranth Way, Up Hatherley, Cheltenham, GL51 3YU           
mj.winterbourne@btinternet.com                                                              01242 863238

Saturday 20 May 2017                                                                        7.30 - 11.00pm
Inkberrow SCDC                                                                               Social Dance        
Inkberrow Village Hall, Village Green, Inkberrow, WR7 4DZ.               £5 at door (bring a plate)                        
Elizabeth Simcock, 33 Berrington Close, Redditch B98 0TE                                         01527 528561
                                                                             elizabeth.simcock@yahoo.co.uk

Saturday 20 May 2017                                                                        7.30 – 11.00pm                
Bristol RSCDS                                                                                    Summer Dance
Oatley Hall, St. Monica’s Trust, Cote Lane, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, BS9 3UN                         
Music by Ian Slater                                                                              £12 (£14 from 13 May - American supper)
Helen Watkins                              tickets@rscdsbristol.info                                             01275 464239

Thursday 25 May 2017.                                                                     2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party                                    
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                     £5.00p at door
Derek & Pam Latham  01452 306857                                               


Saturday 3 June 2017                                                                        7.30 – 11.00pm                    
Cheltenham Scottish Society                                                         Summer Dance
Reddings Community Hall, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF            (american supper) 
Dancing to the music of Ian Slater
John Marshall, 17 Gratton Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. GL50 2BT            01242 237385

Saturday 3 June 2017
Abingdon SCDC                                                                                Summer Dance
Wootton and Dry Sandford Comm Centre. Lamborough Hill. Wootton. OX13 6DA
music: Tom & Lindsey Ibbotson.
abingdonscdc@gmail.com               or                   Angela Lawrence 01235 525436

Saturday 10 June 2017                                                                       7.00 – 11.00pm
Stow-on-the-Wold Scottish Country Dance Group                      Annual Dance
Royal British Legion Hall, Bourton-on-the-Water, Glos. GL54 2AR  
Marion Anderson & Max                                                                     £14 (american supper)
Brenda. Parsons, Valley View, Maugersbury, Stow-on-the-Wold, Glos. GL54 1HR            01451 831876


Saturday 17 June 2017                                                                       7.00 – 11.00pm
Pershore Scottish Country Dance Society                                   Annual Dance
Pershore High School, Station Road, WR10 2BX                       
Music by Ian Slater                                                                            
Connie Herbert, 12 Willowsea Road, Worcester, WR3 7QP                                         01905 457782

Saturday 24 June 2017
Cirencester Scottish Country Dance Club
Cricklade Town Hall, High Street, Cricklade, Wilts SN6 6AG
Music by Strathallan
Maurice Hampton, 2 Sawyers Close, Minety, Malmesbury, Wilts SN16 9QS                 01666 860481

Friday 30 June 2017                                                                           7.30 – 11.00 pm
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                         Summer Social
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT
Dancing to George Meikle.                                                                  £11/£9 Bring a Plate
Richard Francis                            richard@bwhunt.co.uk                                                 0121 749 7278

Saturday  8 July 2017                                                                         7.00 - 11.00pm
Herefordshire RSCDS                                                                     Half Century Celebratory Dance
Bartlestree Village Hall, Ledbury Road, hereford, HR1 2BY
Margaret Campbell, 21 Highgrove Bank, Hereford, HR1 2TA                                        01432 264072
                                                        mcuzen1@talktalk.net       

Sunday 16 July 2017                                                                          2.00 – 5.30pm
Tenbury Wells U3A Scottish Dancers                                           Tea Dance
St. Michael’s Village Hall, St. Michael’s, Tenbury Wells, WR15 8TG   £3/£4 Bring a plate
Jane McIntosh                                             jane.mcin@googlemail.com                          01584 781005

Wednesday 19 July 2017                                                                   2 – 5pm
Ross Reel Club                            Summer afternoon Charity Tea Dance celebrating Helen Lobb’s Life
Larruperz Centre, Ross on Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 5JY                 £4 at door Bring cake to share
Margaret King margaretfrances@hotmail.co.uk                                                              01989 769736

Saturday 22 July 2017                                                                         7.15 - 11pm
Westbury Scottish Club (Bristol)                                                     Charity Dance
Shipham Hall, New Road, Shipham, BS25 1SG                                    £9     American Supper
Maggie Kirkup, 18 Wemberham Crescent, Yatton, Bristol, BS4 94BE.                             01934 838175
                                                         maggie@kirkup.plus.com

Wednesday 2 August 2017                                                                  2 – 5pm
Ross Reel Club                                                                                  Summer afternoon Dance
Larruperz Centre, Ross on Wye, HR9 5JY                                           £4 at door
Margaret King margaretfrances@hotmail.co.uk                                   01989 769736

Wednesday 16 August 2017                                                                  2 – 5pm
Ross Reel Club                                                                                  Summer afternoon Dance
Larruperz Centre, Ross on Wye, HR9 5JY                                           £4 at door
Margaret King margaretfrances@hotmail.co.uk 01989 769736

Saturday 19 August 2017                                                                   7.00pm                  
Win’s Dance                                                                                      ‘Interesting’ 
Welland Village Hall, Worcestershire, WR13 6NE                                                         
Win Balgarnie, 1 Westmere, Hanley Swan, Worcestershire, WR8 0DG                          01684 310477

Thursday 31 August 2017.                                                                 2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party                                    
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                     £5.00p at door

Derek & Pam Latham  01452 306857                                               

Saturday 2 September 2017                                                              7.00 to 11.00 pm
Herefordshire RSCDS                                                                     Summer Dance
Bridstow Village Hall, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 6PZ                                       American Supper
Margaret Campbell, 21 Highgrove Bank, Hereford, HR1 2TA                                        01432 264072
                                                      mcuzen1@talktalk.net        

Saturday 30 September 2017                                                            7.30 – 11.00 pm
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                         Welcome Dance
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT
Dancing to Ian Muir & Neil MacMillan                                                £11/£9 Bring a Plate
Patti Tan                                         contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk                            0121 475 1807

Saturday 14 October 2017                                                                 7.30 – 11.00pm                
Bristol RSCDS                                                                                  New Season Dance
Oatley Hall, St. Monica’s Trust, Cote Lane, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, BS9 3UN                         
Music by Strathallan                                                                            £12(American supper)
Helen Watkins                                 tickets@rscdsbristol.info                                          01275 464239

Thursday 19 October 2017.                                                                2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party                                    
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                      £5.00p at door
Derek & Pam Latham     01452 306857                                                                                      

Saturday 28 October 2017                                                                 7.30 – 11.45pm
Oxfordshire RSCDS                                                                          Annual Ball            
Headington School, Oxford, OX3 7TD                                                                              
Dancing to Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band                           
Trisha Rawlings, 29 Frances Road, Middle Barton, Chipping Norton, Oxon, OX7 7ET         01869 340830

Saturday 11 November 2017                                                                                                        
Bristol RSCDS                                                                                    Day School and Dance
AM School 10:15-12:30 (Beginners welcome), PM School 14:15-16:30 (No beginners please)
Teacher - Tom McKinlay, Musician - Bob Shakespeare
Oatley Hall, St. Monica’s Trust, Cote Lane, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, BS9 3UN
Teacher - George Meikle                                                                    Musician’s School
St Peter’s Church Hall, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4LD
Music by George Meikle & the Musician’s School                               Evening Dance 6:30-9:30pm                
St Peter’s Church Hall, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4LD                                                                
Helen Watkins                                 tickets@rscdsbristol.info                     01275 46423

Saturday 18 November  2017                                                             7.30 – 11.00 pm
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                         St Andrew’s Social
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT
Patti Tan                                         contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk                            0121 475 1807

Saturday 18 November 2017                                                              7.00 – 11pm
Ross Reel Club                                                                                Autumn Dance
Larruperz Centre, Ross on Wye, HR9 5JY                                          £6 (bring a plate)
Gill James, Penyard, 3 Merrick Close, Nursery Road, Ross on Wye           01989 562934 gilljames@dalcross.plus.com
Margaret King margaretfrances@hotmail.co.uk                                   01989 769736

Saturday 25 November 2017                                                              7.00 – 11.00pm 
Gloucester Scottish Society                                                           St Andrews Anniversary Dance
Ribston Hall High School, Stroud Road, Gloucester, GL1 5LE
Music by Chris Dewhurst & His Band                                                  American Supper Savouries
Pam Latham, 25 Nine Elms Road, Gloucester, GL2 0HB                                             01452 306857

Saturday 2 December 2017                                                               7.30 - 11.30
Harwell Scottish Country Dance Club                                          Annual Ball
Old Mill Hall, Grove, Oxon, OX12 7LB
Craigellachie
Malcolm Austen, 11 Corn Avill Close, Abingdon, OX14 2ND                                                  01235 533626
                                               http://harwellscdc.mno.org.uk

Thursday 7 December 2017.                                                              2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party                                    
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                     £5.00p at door

Derek & Pam Latham  01452 306857                              

Saturday 9 December 2017                                                             
Inkberrow Scottish Country Dance Club                                     Annual Dance
Dancing to Luke Brady                                                                  
Elizabeth Simcock 33 Berrington Close Redditch B98 0TE                                           01527 528561        Elizabeth.simcock@yahoo.co.uk                  
                                     

Saturday 16 December 2017                                                             7.00 – 11.00 pm
Herefordshire RSCDS                                                                     Annual Christmas Dance
Bartestree Village Hall,  Ledbury Road, Hereford, HR1 4BY                                                                 
Margaret Campbell, 21 Highgrove Bank, Hereford, HR1 2TA                                       01432 264072
                                                         mcuzen1@talktalk.net                

Thursday 28 December 2017                                                                                             
Oxfordshire RSCDS                                                                          Christmas dance   
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF                                          
Music by Ian Robertson Duo
Trisha Rawlings, 29 Frances Road, Middle Barton, Chipping Norton, Oxon, OX7 7ET         01869 340830

Sunday 31 December 2017                                                                7.15pm - 12.30am
Westbury Scottish Club (Bristol)                                                    Hogmanay  
St Peter’s Church Hall, Henleazze, Bristol, BS9 4LD                           £16   American Supper
Music by Ian Slater
Maggie Kirkup, 18 Wemberham Crescent, Yatton, Bristol, BS4 94BE. 01934 838175
                                                         maggie@kirkup.plus.com 

Saturday 6 January 2018                                                                       7.15 – 11.00 pm
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                           New Year Social                            
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT
Dancing to Chris Dewhurst’s Band                                                          Bring a Plate
Patti Tan                                         contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk                            0121 475 1807

Saturday 27 January 2018                                                                 7.00 – 11.00 pm
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                         Burns Social – Ticket Only              
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT      Haggis Supper

Patti Tan                                         contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk                            0121 475 1807

Saturday 27 January 2018                                                                 
Oxfordshire RSCDS                                                                         Burns Night Dance
Benson Village Hall, Oxfordshire, OX10 6LZ                                      (Haggis neaps tatties)
Music by Strathallan                                                                 
Trisha Rawlings, 29 Frances Road, Middle Barton, Chipping Norton, Oxon, OX7 7ET          01869 340830

Saturday 10 February 2018                                                               7.00 – 11.00pm
Ross Reel Club                                                                                Valentine Dance
Larruperz Centre, Ross on Wye, HR9 5JY                                         £6 (bring a plate)
Music by Ian Slater
Gill James, Penyard, 3 Merrick Close, Nursery Road, Ross on Wye  01989 562934    gilljames@dalcross.plus.com
Margaret King margaretfrances@hotmail.co.uk                                 01989 769736

Saturday 24 February 2018                                                               7.30 – 11.30 pm
Cheltenham Scottish Society                                                         Annual SpringDance      
Pittville School, Albert Road, Cheltenham, GL52 3JD                         £18 (American supper)
Iain MacPhail and his Scottish Country Dance Band                   
John Marshall, 17 Gratton Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2BT                         01242 237385

Saturday 3 March 2018                                                                      Afternoon School – 2.15 – 5.15m
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                         Evening Dance – 7.00 – 10.30 pm
The Hub Hazelwell, Vicarage Road, Kings Heath, B14 7NH
Patti Tan                                         contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk                            0121 475 1807


Saturday 17 March 2018                                                                    7.15 – 11.30 pm
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                         Annual Spring Ball                             
King Edward’s School, Edgbaston Park Road, B15 2UA
Patti Tan                                         contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk                            0121 475 1807

Saturday 24 March 2018                                                                   10.00am – 6.00pm
Bath RSCDS                           70th Anniversary Celebration Day School and Afternoon Tea Dance  
Westonbirt School, Tetbury, GL8 8QG                                               £25
Music by Ian Robertson and his Band
Maggie Webb, 58 Shakespeare Avenue, Bath, BA2 4RG                                          01225 332662
mawebb58@gmail.com    or    annejarrett@btopenworld.com                                    01225 722309


Saturday 28 April 2018                                                                          7.30 – 11.00 pm
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                           Nice ‘n Easy Social                
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT                    Bring a Plate
Patti Tan                                         contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk                            0121 475 1807

Friday 29 June 2018                                                                         7.30 – 11.00 pm
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                        Summer Social                               
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT                   Bring a Plate
Patti Tan                                         contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk                            0121 475 1807

 




 
Updated 23rd March 2017