FORTHCOMING DANCES 2016 - 2017

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 3 December 2016                                                                   7.15 – 11.30pm
Inkberrow Scottish Country Dance Club                                      Annual Dance       
Studley High School, Crooks Lane, Studley, Warwickshire, B80 7QW      £15.00  inc supper
Dancing to Chris Dewhurst and His Band
Elizabeth Simcock, 33 Berrington Close, Ipsley, Reddich, Worcs, B98 0TE                       01527 528561
                                                      elizabeth.simcock@gmx.com                                 07970691292

Thursday 8 December 2016.                                                              2.00 – 5.00pm

Tartan Dance Party                                    
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                     £4.50p at door
Barry Steele  01242 528220                                                             


Friday 9 December 2016                                                                   7.30 - 11pm      
Worcester Scottish Dancing Group                                             Christmas Dance
Powick Parish Hall WR2 4RT                                                             £5  American Supper
Christine Hall   01684 566201

Saturday 10 December 2016                                                            7.00 -11pm
Sutton Coldfield RSCDS                                                                Christmas Dance 
Streetly Academy, Queslett Road, Sutton Coldfield, B74 2EX
Dancing to Lindsey Weir and her Band from Scotland                     £16
Carol Anderson  0121 354 7415                 or           Richard Francis  0121 749 7278

Saturday 10th December 2016                                                           7.30-11.00pm
Cheltenham RSCDS                                                                          Christmas Dance £5 at door 
Reddings Community Hall, North Road West, Cheltenham GL516RF               (American Supper)      
Fiona Knee                                                  Cheltenham.rscds@hotmail.com                   01242 525819

Sunday, 11 December 2016                                                              3.00 – 7.00 pm
Herefordshire RSCDS                                                                    Christmas Dance
Hampton Bishop Village Hall, Hereford, , HR1 4JY                             £5     (bring a plate)    
Margaret Campbell, 21 Highgrove Bank,Hereford, HR1 2TA       mcuzen1@talktalk.net    01432 264072
      

Wednesday 28 December 2016                                                        2.00 – 5.30pm
Tenbury Wells U3A Scottish Dancing Group                               Tea Dance  
St. Michael’s Village Hall, Tenbury Wells, Worcs. WR15 8TG.           £3/£4 (Bring a plate)
Jane McIntosh.                             jane.mcin@googlemail.com.                                         01584 781005

Thursday 29 December 2016                      
Oxfordshire RSCDS                                                                        Christmas dance     
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF  
Music by Chris Oxtoby & Barbara Manning
Trisha Rawlings, 29 Frances Road, Middle Barton, Chipping Norton, Oxon, OX7 7ET       01869 340830

Saturday 31 December 2016                                                             7.15pm - 12.30am
Westbury Scottish Club (Bristol)                                                   Hogmanay Dance
St Peter's Church Hall, Henleaze, Bristol BS9 4LD.                            £15  American Supper
Music by Ian Slater
Maggie Kirkup, 18 Wemberham Crescent, Yatton, Bristol, BS49 4BE                         01934 838175
                                                       maggie@kirkup.plus.com

Saturday 7 January 2017                                                                  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                                                     £11/£9  Bring a Plate
Fiona Thomson,                           fthomson69@gmail.com                                             0121 475 8208

Saturday 14 January 2017                                                                 7.00 – 11.00pm                
Cheltenham RSCDS                                                                         Annual Ball
Pittville School, Albert Road, Cheltenham, GL52 3JD                         £18 inc supper
Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band
Jennie Hawden, 321, Old Bath Road, Cheltenham GL53 9AJ      jennie.hawdon@btinternet.com    01242513705

Friday 20 January 2017                                                                      8.00 -11.00pm
Sutton Coldfield RSCDS                                                                  Social Dance
St Chads Church Hall Hollyfield Rd  Sutton Coldfield  B75 7SN
Richard Francis 0121 7497278   Carol Anderson 0121 3547415   Val Reading 01213087172

Friday 20 January 2017
Stratford & District Caledonian Society                                        Burns dinner dance
Stratford Racecourse
Glynis Nicol, Thistles, Tothall Lane, Salford Priors WR11 8YW                                   01789 778118

Saturday 28January 2017                                                                  7.45 – 11.00pm
Gloucester Scottish Society                                                          Burns Dance with Haggis Supper
Reddings Community Centre, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RG                  
Andy Clark                                 andyclark786@hotmail.com                                           01452 614995

Saturday 28 January 2017                                                                 7.00 – 11.30pm
Oxfordshire RSCDS                                                                         Burns Night Dance
Benson Village Hall, Oxfordshire, OX10 6LZ                                       £15 (Haggis, neaps, tatties)
Dancing to Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band                       
Trisha Rawlings, 29 Frances Road, Middle Barton, Chipping Norton, Oxon, OX7 7ET       01869 340830

Saturday 28 January 2017                                                                 7.00 – 11.00 pm
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                         Burns Social – Ticket Only
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT               £10/£8 Haggis Supper
Anne Purvis 01527 545273          apurvis@uwclub.net             or                   Patti Tan  0121 475 1807

Saturday 4 February 2017                                                                 7.30 – 11.00pm                
Bristol RSCDS                                                                                  Newcomers Dance
Oatley Hall, St. Monica’s Trust, Cote Lane, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, BS9 3UN                         
Music by Phil Jones                                                                            £12 (American supper)
Helen Watkins                                tickets@rscdsbristol.info                                            01275 464239

Saturday 11 February 2017                                                              7.30 – 11.00pm
Bath RSCDS                                                                                     Anniversary Dance  
Saltford Community Hall, BS31 3DJ  (Midway Bath and Bristol)
Music by the Craigellachie Band                                                        £12  (bring a plate)
Maggie Webb, 58 Shakespeare Avenue, Bath, BA2 4RG                                                01225 332662
mawebb58@gmail.com    or     annejarrett@btopenworld.com                                         01225 722309

Saturday 11 February 2017                                                               7.30 - 11.30pm
Ross Reel Club                                                                                Valentines Dance
Larruperz Centre, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 7QD                                              
Music by Ian Slater
Margaret King                                         margaretfrances@hotmail.co.uk                         01989 769736 

Saturday 11th Feb 2017                                                                      7.30-10.30pm
Cheltenham RSCDS                                                                          Social Dance
Reddings Community Hall, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF           £4 at door          
Fiona Knee                                                  Cheltenham.rscds@hotmail.com                 01242 525819

Thursday 16 February 2017.                                                             2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party                                    
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                     £5.00p at door
Derek & Pam Latham  01452 306857                                               

Friday 17 February 2017                                                                    8.00 -11.00pm
Sutton Coldfield RSCDS                                                                  Social Dance
St Chads Church Hall Hollyfield Rd  Sutton Coldfield  B75 7SN
Richard Francis 0121 7497278    Carol Anderson 0121 3547415     Val Reading 0121 3087172
 
Saturday 18 February 2017                      
Oxfordshire RSCDS                                                                         Day School & Evening Dance     
Headington School, Oxford, OX3 7TD
Teachers: Jean Martin, Duncan Brown, Dennis Tucker
Evening dancing to Ian Robertson Band       
     
Trisha Rawlings, 29 Frances Road, Middle Barton, Chipping Norton, Oxon, OX7 7ET        01869 340830


Saturday 18 February 2017                                                              7.30pm to 11pm
Hereford Scottish Country Dance Club                                       Annual Dance
Bartestree Village Hall, Hereford, HR1 4BY                                       £5 in advance, £6 at door  (bring a plate)
Joyce Briffett, 14 Cleeve Orchard, Hereford, HR1 1LF                                                     joyce38@talktalk.net

Saturday 25 February 2017                                                               7.30 – 11.30 pm
Cheltenham Scottish Society                                                        Annual Spring Dance        
Pittville School, Albert Road, Cheltenham, GL52 3JD                        £16 (bring a plate)
Iain MacPhail and his Scottish Country Dance Band   
John Marshall, 17 Gratton Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2BT            01242 237385


Saturday 4 March 2016                                                                      Afternoon School 2.15 - 5.15 pm;
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                         Evening Dance 7.00 - 10.30pm
The Hub, Hazelwell, 318 Vicarage Road, Kings Heath, B14 7NH
Teachers: Jane Rose and Lynn Robinson                    Evening Dance:  Chris Dewhurst's Band
Richard Francis                                      richard@bwhunt.co.uk                               0121 749 7278


Saturday 4 March 2017                                                                      7.30 - 11 pm     
Worcester & Malvern Scottish Dancing Groups                         Annual Spring Dance
Powick Parish Hall WR2 4RT                                                              £5   American Supper
Su Vale   01684 560559

Sunday 5 March 2017
Abingdon SCDC                                                                                Tea Dance
Wootton and Dry Sandford Comm Centre. Lamborough Hill, Wootton. OX13 6DA
music: Ian Robertson duo
abingdonscdc@gmail.com               or                   Angela Lawrence 01235 525436


Friday 17 March 2017                                                                        8.00 -11.00pm
Sutton Coldfield RSCDS                                                                 Social Dance
St Chads Church Hall Hollyfield Rd  Sutton Coldfield  B75 7SN
Richard Francis 0121 7497278     Carol Anderson 0121 3547415     Val Reading 0121 3087172

Saturday 18th March 2017                                                                  7.30-10.30pm
Cheltenham RSCDS                                                                          Newcomers Dance
Reddings Community Hall, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF           £4 at door          
Fiona Knee                                                  Cheltenham.rscds@hotmail.com                 01242 525819

Saturday 18 March 2017                                                                    7.00 - 11.15pm   
Knowle Scottish Country Dance Club                                           Spring Dance
Fentham Hall, Marsh Lane, Hampton in Arden, B92 0AH                    £16 - Inc. Supper
Dancing to Phill Jones and his Scottish Country Dance Band
Robert Dean     01564 779853                      or                                Gillian Jennings     0121 704 0087

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),      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                                                                         7.30 - 11.30pm
Lechlade Scottish Dance Club                                                       Annual Dance
Beaconsfield Hall, Shipton-u-Wychwood, Oxon OX7 6BQ                                        
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
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          
Music by Strathallan                                                                          

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.                                       
Elizabeth Simcock, 33 Berrington Close, Redditch B98 0TE                                         01527 528561
                                                                             elizabeth.simcock@yahoo.co.uk

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
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       

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
 

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 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 25 November 2017                                                              7.00 – 11.00pm 
Gloucester Scottish Society                                                           St Andrews 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 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 4 March 2018                                                                     Afternoon School – 2.15 – 5.15 pm
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 5th December 2016