SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING

In the Heart of England including Gloucester & Stratford, Birmingham & Coventry, Oxford & Abingdon, Bristol & Bath, Hereford & Ross.

Compiled by John Marshall  (c)

Please check all details with the organiser

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Saturday 22 February 2020 7.00 – 11.00 pm
Cheltenham Scottish Society Annual Spring Dance
Churchdown Community Centre, Parton Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2JH
Chris Oxtaby and Strathallan Scottish Country Dance Band. £18 Buffet Supper
Anne Wyatt, Rose Barn Cottage, Conderton, GL20 7PR Steve Smith 01242 576043
annewyatt321@aol.com


Thursday 27 February 2020 2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party £5.00p at door
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE No refreshments provided
Derek & Pam Latham tinyurl.com/CheltenhamPumpRoom 01452 306857

Wednesday 4 March 2020 2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes 01235 520 591 Susan Mackie 01491 824843

Sunday 8 March 2020 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


Saturday 14 March 2020 7.30 - 11 pm
Worcester and Malvern Scottish Dancing Groups   Spring Dance
Powick Parish Hall Worcester, WR2 4RT £5 Bring a plate
Christine Hall 01684 566201

Saturday 14 March 2020 7.30-10.30pm
Cheltenham RSCDS   Newcomers Dance
Reddings Community Centre, North Road West, Cheltenham, GL51 6RF £4.00 at door
Lesley Taylor cheltrscdssec@gmail.com 07712 578622

Sunday 15 March 2020 2.30 - 5.00 pm
Abingdon SCDC   Tea Dance
Wootton & Dry Sandford Community Hall OX13 6DA £8
Dancing to Judith and Ian Muir Shared Finger Food
Janet Cuthill janet.cuthill@gmail.com



Saturday 21 March 2020 7.30 – 11.00pm
Birmingham RSCDS   Spring Dance
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT £12/£10 Bring a Plate
Dancing to Strathallan. Sue contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk http://www.birminghamrscds.org.uk/events.html
(‘Survive a Social’ workshop 6-7pm)

Saturday 28 March 2020 10.00 – 5.30
Bath RSCDS   Day School and Afternoon Tea Dance
Westonbirt School, Tetbury, GL8 8QG £25 inclusive of lunch & tea
Musicians: Sandy Nixon and Ian Graham Band. Class teachers: Pat Houghton and Maggie Kirkup
Maggie Webb 01225 332662 mawebb58@gmail.com www.rscdsbath.co.uk

Wednesday 1 April 2020 2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing   £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes 01235 520 591 Susan Mackie 01491 824843


Saturday 4 April 2020 7.00 – 11.00pm
Wyre Forest SCDC   Annual Dance £8 inc supper
Blakedown Parish Room, Belbroughton Road, Blakedown, Kidderminster DY10 3JG
Julie La-Borde julielaborde26@gmail.com

Saturday 18 April 2020
Birmingham RSCDS   Annual Workshops & Nice ‘n’ Easy Social
The Hub Hazelwell, 318 Vicarage Road, King’s Heath, B14 7NH
Evening Social - dancing to Phill Jones Tickets – see website for application
Sue contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk http://www.birminghamrscds.org.uk/events.html

Saturday 25 April 2020
Cheltenham RSCDS   Day School
Reddings Community Centre, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF
Teacher Deb Lees, Musician Keith Anderson
Hilary Foulkes cheltenhamrscds.tickets@gmail.com 01285 851798


Saturday 25 April 2020. 19.00 - 23.00pm
Westbury Scottish Club   Spring Dance
St Peter’s Church Hall, The Drive, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4LD £12 Bring a plate
Music by Ian Muir of Prestwick
Jose Tarnowski: Ceres, 71 Sea Mills Lane, Stoke Bishop, Bristol BS9 1DR 07905 873311
jose.tarnowski71@gmail.com

Saturday 25 April 2020 7.00 – 11.15 pm
Knowle Scottish Country Dance Club   Annual Dance
Fentham Hall, Marsh Lane, Hampton in Arden, B92 0AH £20 Including supper
Alasdair Macleod and his Scottish Dance Band - featuring
Alasdair Macleod & Colin Dewar on Accordion with Gus Millar on drums.

Gillian Jennings gilljenn2@talktalk.net 0121 704 0087
Robert Dean robert.dean@blueyonder.co.uk 01564 779853



Thursday 30 April 2020 2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party £5.00p at door
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE No refreshments provided
Derek & Pam Latham tinyurl.com/CheltenhamPumpRoom 01452 306857


Friday 1 to Sunday 3 May 2020
May Heydays International Folk Dance Festival at Evesham
Including Scottish Dance Workshops on Saturday & Sunday: Scottish Social Dance on Sunday
De Montford School Evesham, WR11 1DQ
Teachers: Nicola Scott & Fiona Grant; Musician John Dudley. www.mayheydays.org.uk

Saturday, 2 May 2020        7.30 pm – 11.00 pm
Herefordshire RSCDS       Annual Dance
Saxon Hall, Hoarwithy Road, Hereford, HR2 6HE
Dancing to the Alan Ross Band             £12 - Bring a plate of finger food
Margaret Campbell, 21 Highgrove Bank, Hereford, HR1 2TA      01432 264072

Saturday 2 May 2020 7.30 - 11.00 pm
Stratford & District Caledonian Society    Annual Social Dance
Tiddington Community Centre, CV37 7AN
Glynis Nicol, Thistles, Tothall Lane, Salford Priors WR11 8YW      01789 778118

Wednesday 6 May 2020 2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing   £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes 01235 520 591 Susan Mackie 01491 824843

Saturday 9 May 2020 7.00 – 11.00pm
Gloucester Scottish Society   Annual Dance
Ribston Hall High School, Stroud Road, Gloucester, GL1 5LE
Music by Ian Slater         Bring a plate - Savouries
Pam Latham, 25 Nine Elms Road, Gloucester, GL2 0HB pj259@talktalk.net      01452 306857

Wednesday 13 May 2020     2.00 – 5.00pm
Lechlade Scottish Dance Club    Tea Dance
New Memorial Hall, Lechlade, Glos, GL7 3AY    £5 at door, tea & cakes
Margaret Godfrey, 2 Roman Way, Lechlade, Glos GL7 3BP     01367 252581
mag00@talktalk.net

Saturday 16 May 2020       7.00 – 10.30pm
Bristol RSCDS      Summer Dance
Oatley Hall, St. Monica’s Trust, Cote Lane, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 3UN
Chris Dewhurst Trio        £12 american supper
Maggie Keeshan ticketsecretary@rscdsbristol.info              07771 965011

Saturday 16 May 2020 7.30-10.30pm
Cheltenham RSCDS    Social Dance
Reddings Community Centre, North Road West, Cheltenham, GL51 6RF £4.00 at door
Lesley Taylor cheltrscdssec@gmail.com 07712 578622

Saturday 16 May 2020 7.30 - 11.00pm
Inkberrow SCDC    Summer Social
Sands Lane, Inkberrow WR7 4DZ American Supper £6 (Pay on the door)
Heather Uncles heatheruncles08@gmail.com 01386 48936

Saturday 30 May 2020 7.00 - 10.30 pm
Abingdon SCDC    Welcome Dance
Wootton & Dry Sandford Community Hall OX13 6DA
Dancing to Ian Muir of Prestwick Bring a plate
Janet Cuthill janet.cuthill@gmail.com

Saturday 30 May 2020    7.00 – 11.00pm tbc
Tenbury Wells U3A Scottish Dancers    10th Anniversary Dance
Tenbury High School, Tenbury Wells, WR15 8XA
Dancing to Chris & Julie Dewhurst
Jane McIntosh jane.mcin@googlemail.com 01584 781005

Wednesday 3 June 2020 2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing    £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF Tea & biscuits

Anne Barnes 01235 520 591 Susan Mackie 01491 824843

Saturday 6 June 2020 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
Ian Muir & Neil MacMillan from Prestwick                     £14.50p american supper
Brenda. Parsons, Valley View, Maugersbury, Stow-on-the-Wold, Glos. GL54 1HR 01451 831876

Sunday 7 June 2020 2.30 – 5.30pm
Birmingham RSCDS      Afternoon Summer Social & Tea Party
Rowheath Pavilion, Bournville, B30 1HH. £12/£10 Bring a Cake
Dancing to George Meikle

Sue contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk http://www.birminghamrscds.org.uk/events.html

Saturday 13 June 2020 7.30 – 11.00pm
Cheltenham Scottish Society Summer Dance
Reddings Community Hall, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF
Music by the Ian Robertson Duo                Admission by pre-booked ticket.
John Marshall, 17 Gratton Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. GL50 2BT 01242 237385
duracellbunney@tiscali.co.uk


Thursday 18 June 2020 2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party £5.00p at door
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE No refreshments provided
Derek & Pam Latham tinyurl.com/CheltenhamPumpRoom 01452 306857

Saturday 20 June 2020 2.30-4.30pm
Cheltenham RSCDS       Family Dance
St Luke’s Church Hall, Saint Luke's Place, Cheltenham GL53 7HP £5.00/family
Lesley Taylor cheltrscdssec@gmail.com 07712 578622

Saturday 20 June 2020 7.00 – 11.00pm
Pershore Scottish Country Dance      Society Annual Dance
Pershore High School, Station Road, Pershore, WR10 2BX
Music by Chris & Julie Dewhurst
Mike Taylor, 31 Sunnyside Road, Worcester, WR1 1RL, 01905 28824
pershorescottishdance.btck.co.uk

Saturday 27 June 2020 2.30-5.30pm
Cheltenham RSCDS      Afternoon Summer Dance
Reddings Community Centre, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF
Lesley Taylor cheltrscdssec@gmail.com 07712 578622

Wednesday 1 July 2020 2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing     £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes 01235 520 591 Susan Mackie 01491 824843

Saturday 11 July 2020 7.00 pm – 11.00 pm
Herefordshire RSCDS      Summer Dance
Bridstow Village Hall, Nr. Ross-on-~Wye, HR9 6PZ £5.00 (Bring a plate)
Margaret Campbell, mcuzen1@talktalk.net 01432 264072

Saturday 11 July 2020. 19.15 - 23.00pm
Westbury Scottish Club (Bristol) Charity Dance (in aid of ‘ARC’, see: recovery4all.co.uk)
Shipham Village Hall, New Rd., Shipham, Somerset BS25 1SG         £10, American Supper
Jose Tarnowski: Ceres, 71 Sea Mills Lane, Stoke Bishop, Bristol BS9 1DR 07905 873311
jose.tarnowski71@gmail.com

Thursday 23 July 2020 2 - 5 pm
Ross Reel Club     
Afternoon dance
Bishopswood Hall, Kerne Bridge, Herefordshire, HR9 5QT     £4 Pay at the door
Ann Wilkinson ann.b.wilkinson@gmail.com 01989 763182
Alison Harvey candaharvey@gmail.com 01531 821467

Wednesday 5 August 2020 2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing      £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes 01235 520 591 Susan Mackie 01491 824843

Wednesday 12 August 2020 2 - 5 pm
Ross Reel Club     Afternoon dance
Bishopswood Hall, Kerne Bridge, Herefordshire, HR9 5QT £4 Pay at the door
Ann Wilkinson ann.b.wilkinson@gmail.com 01989 763182
Alison Harvey candaharvey@gmail.com 01531 821467

Thursday 27 August 2020 2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party     £5.00p at door
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE No refreshments provided
Derek & Pam Latham tinyurl.com/CheltenhamPumpRoom 01452 306857


Wednesday 2 September 2020 2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing      £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes 01235 520 591 Susan Mackie 01491 824843


Saturday 26 September 2020 7.30 – 11.00pm
Birmingham RSCDS       Welcome Dance
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT £7/£5 Bring a Plate

Sue contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk http://www.birminghamrscds.org.uk/events.html
(‘Survive a Social’ workshop 6-7pm)

Wednesday 7 October 2020 2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing     £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes 01235 520 591 Susan Mackie 01491 824843


Saturday 10 October 2020 7.00 – 10.30pm
Bristol RSCDS     New Season Dance
Oatley Hall, St. Monica’s Trust, Cote Lane, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 3UN £15 (Students £10)
Music by Craigellachie
Maggie Keeshan ticketsecretary@rscdsbristol.info

Thursday 22 October 2020 2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party    £5.00p at door
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE No refreshments provided
Derek & Pam Latham tinyurl.com/CheltenhamPumpRoom 01452 306857

Friday 23 to Sunday 25 October 2020
Westbury Scottish Club (Bristol) Residential week-end
Livermead House Hotel, Torbay Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 6QJ
The Dewhursts and William Williamson
Mavis Monahan, 7 Westaway Park, Yatton, Somerset, BS49 4JU 01934 709512

Wednesday 4 November 2020 2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing
£2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes 01235 520 591 Susan Mackie 01491 824843

Saturday 7 November 2020 2.30 - 6 pm
Bath RSCDS           £12 shared tea.
Marshfield Community Hall, Hayfield, Marshfield, Chippenham SN14 8PG.
Music by Strahallen.
Maggie Webb mawebb@gmail.com http://www.rscdsbath.co.uk 01225 332662


Saturday 14 November 2020
Bristol RSCDS
Dancers Day School
St. Peter’s Church Hall, Henleaze, Bristol BS9 4LD
Teacher – Paul Plummer, Musician – Ewan Galloway
Maggie Keeshan ticketsecretary@rscdsbristol.info


Sunday 15 November 2020 2.30 - 6 pm
Ross Reel Club
Larruperz Centre, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 7QD      £6 Bring a plate to share
Ann Wilkinson ann.b.wilkinson@gmail.com 01989 763182
Alison Harvey candaharvey@gmail.com 01531 821467

Saturday 21 November 2020 10.30am -5.00pm
Birmingham RSCDS
Musicians’ Workshop
St Peter’s Church, Old Church Road, Harborne, B17 0BB
Tutor: Chris Dewhurst
ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED See website for application form
Pat tricia.black@btopenworld.com http://www.birmingham-rscds.org.uk/events.html
Nicola nicolascott78@gmail.com



Saturday 21 November 2020 7.00 – 10.30pm
Birmingham RSCDS St Andrews Dance
St Peter’s Church, Old Church Road, Harborne, B17 0BB £12/£10 Bring a Plate
Dancing to Chris Dewhurst Band & Guest Musicians Pat tricia.black@btopenworld.com http://www.birmingham-rscds.org.uk/events.html
Nicola nicolascott78@gmail.com

Saturday 28 November 2020 7.00 – 11.00pm
Gloucester Scottish Society      St. Andrews Dance
Ribston Hall High School, Stroud Road, Gloucester, GL1 5LE
Music by Chris Dewhurst
Pam Latham, 25 Nine Elms Road, Gloucester, GL2 0HB 01452 306857
pj259@talktalk.net

Wednesday 2 December 2020 2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing      £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes 01235 520 591 Susan Mackie 01491 824843

Saturday 5 December 2020 7.15pm - 11.30
Inkberrow SCDC      Annual Dance 2020
Cookhill Village Hall on the A441 Evesham Road Cookhill B49 5JR
Chris Dewhurst and his Band        £14 Please bring a plate of savouries
Elizabeth Simcock elizabeth.simcock@gmx.com 01527 528561

Thursday 10 December 2020 2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party      £5.00p at door
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE No refreshments provided
Derek & Pam Latham tinyurl.com/CheltenhamPumpRoom 01452 306857



Thursday 31 Dec 2020 19.15 - 00.30 am
Westbury Scottish Club      Hogmanay Dance
St Peter’s Church Hall, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4LD £15 (t.b.c.) American Supper
Music by Ian Slater
Jose Tarnowski: Ceres, 71 Sea Mills Lane, Stoke Bishop, Bristol BS9 1DR 07905 873311
jose.tarnowski71@gmail.com


*********************************************2021/2022****************************************************

Saturday 2 January 2021 7.30 – 11.00pm
Birmingham RSCDS       New Year Social
Selly Oak Methodist Church, Langleys Road, Selly Oak B29 6HT      £12/£10 Bring a Plate
Dancing to the Chris Dewhurst Band
Sue contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk http://www.birminghamrscds.org.uk/events.html

Saturday 13 February 2021 7.00 – 11.00 pm
Ross Reel Club
Larruperz Centre, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 7QD                   Bring a plate to share
Music by Ian Slater
Ann Wilkinson ann.b.wilkinson@gmail.com 01989 763182
Alison Harvey candaharvey@gmail.com 01531 821467

Saturday 20 February 2021 7.00 – 11.00 pm
Cheltenham Scottish Society Annual     Spring Dance
Churchdown Community Centre, Parton Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2JH
Ian Muir & the Craigellachie Scottish Country Dance Band.
Anne Wyatt, Rose Barn Cottage, Conderton, GL20 7PR Steve Smith 01242 576043
annewyatt321@aol.com

Saturday 17 April 2021 19.00 - 23.00pm
Westbury Scottish Club (Bristol)    Spring Dance
St Peter’s Church Hall, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4LD       £12 to £15 American Supper
Music by Nicol McLaren & his band
Jose Tarnowski: Ceres, 71 Sea Mills Lane, Stoke Bishop, Bristol BS9 1DR 07905 873311
jose.tarnowski71@gmail.com

Saturday 8 May 2021
Bath RSCDS Spring Dance
Further details to follow"

Saturday 5 June 2021 7.30 – 11.00pm
Cheltenham Scottish Society Summer Dance
Reddings Community Hall, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF
John Marshall, 17 Gratton Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. GL50 2BT 01242 237385
duracellbunney@tiscali.co.uk

Saturday 12 June 2021 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
Brenda. Parsons, Valley View, Maugersbury, Stow-on-the-Wold, Glos. GL54 1HR 01451 831876

Saturday 12 March 2022
Bristol RSCDS 60th Anniversary Ball
BAWA Leisure Centre, Bristol
Colin Dewar Scottish Country Dance Band
Clive Robinson. 19 Bryants Hill, St George, Bristol, BS5 8QY clive.prp608@btopenworld.com

Saturday 11 June 2022 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
Marian Anderson & Max Ketchin
Brenda. Parsons, Valley View, Maugersbury, Stow-on-the-Wold, Glos. GL54 1HR 01451 831876


This information is also available on http://www.jockjigging.btck.co.uk
For information about SCD in The West Country see www.carswellian.net.
For information about SCD in the south-east see www.rscdslondon.org.uk

For information about dances in the Pump Room place tinyurl.com/CheltenhamPumpRoom in the address bar.

Updated 15th February 2020