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

 

Thursday 25 August 2016.                                                                 2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party                                    
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                     £4.50p at door

Barry Steele  01242 528220          

Saturday 27 August 2016                                                                   2.30 – 6.30pm
Oxfordshire RSCDS                                                                         Open Air Summer Dance
Davenport House Lawns, Headington School, Oxford, OX3 0BN         £7.50/£9                   
Trisha Rawlings, 29 Frances Road, Middle Barton, Chipping Norton, Oxon, OX7 7ET         01869 340830

Sunday 28th August 2016                                                                 3.00 – 7.00 pm
Herefordshire RSCDS                                                                    Summer Dance
Bridstow Village Hall, Nr. Ross-on-Wye, HR9 6PZ                              £5/£6 on door (bring a plate)         
Margaret Campbell, 21 Highgrove Bank,Hereford, HR1 2TA                                         01432 264072
                                                                  mcuzen1@talktalk.net          

Sunday 18th September 2016                                                           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 24 September 2016                                                            7.00 - 11.00pm      
Birmingham RSCDS                                                                         Welcome Dance
Selly Oak Methodist Church Hall, Langleys Road, Birmingham, B29 6HT                
Dancing to Chris Dewhurst & His Band                                               £11/£9 (bring a plate)
Elizabeth Simcock, 33 Berrington Close, Ipsley, Reddich, Worcs, B98 0TE               01527 528561

Friday 30 September 2016                                                                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 8th October 2016                                                                7.30 – 11.30pm
Hagley Scottish Country Dancers.                                                 £15  inc. supper       
Hartlebury Parish Hall,  DY11 7TQ (2 miles south of Kidderminster)
Ian Muir & the Craigellachie Band
Gill Sanderson, 54 Waresley Park, Hartlebury, Worcs. DY11 7XE     01299 250003
                                                               gillsanderson@sky.com   
   
Saturday 8th October 2016                                                                 7.30-10.30pm
Cheltenham RSCDS                                                                          Autumn Dance
Reddings Community Hall, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF           £4 at door          
Fiona Knee                                            Cheltenham.rscds@hotmail.com                    01242 525819

Saturday 15 October, 2016                                                                7.30 – 11.00pm
Bristol RSCDS                                                                                  New Season Dance
Oatley Hall, St Monica’s, Cote Lane, Bristol BS9 3UN                        £12 (american supper)
Dancing to Marion Anderson
Lorna Coles, 23 Trinity Road, Nailsea, Bristol, BS48 4NT                                             01275 854782


Thursday 20 October 2016.                                                               2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party                                    
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                     £4.50p at door
Barry Steele  01242 528220                                                             

Friday 21 to Sunday 23 October 2016                                            
Dance week-end                                                                                 Morning classes, evening social
The Paddocks Hotel, Symonds Yat West, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.
Teacher: Jim Stott                                                                                £165                        
Richard Francis, 38 Waldon Walk, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, B36 0TL            0121 749 7278
richard@bwhunt.co.uk


Saturday 22 October 2016                                                                 7.30 – 11.45pm
Oxfordshire RSCDS                                                                         Annual Ball            
Headington School, Oxford, OX3 7TD                                                £18 inc supper                              
Dancing to Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band                           
Trisha Rawlings, 29 Frances Road,Middle Barton, Chipping Norton, Oxon,OX7 7ET         01869 340830

Saturday 29 October 2016                                                                7.00 -11.00 pm
Gloucester Scottish Society                                                          Scottish Dances
Longford Village Hall, Longford Lane, Gloucester, GL2 9EL     £3 in Advance (American supper)
Barry Clarkson  01452 616629   or   Iain Thomson  01452 451178      

Friday 11 November 2016                                                                  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                                  

Saturday 12 November 2016                                                                                                        
Bristol RSCDS                                                                                    Day School & Evening Dance
Teacher: David Queen; Musicians: James Gray and Andrew Lyon
Lorna Coles, 23 Trinity Road, Nailsea, Bristol, BS48 4NT                                             01275 854782


Saturday 12th November 2016                                                           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

Sunday 13 November 2016
Abingdon SCDC                                                                                  Welcome Dance
Wootton and Dry Sandford Comm Centre. Lamborough Hill. Wootton OX13 6DA
abingdonscdc@gmail.com               or                   Angela Lawrence 01235 525436

Saturday 19 November 2016                                                              7.00 - 11.00pm
Ross Reel Club                                                                                Autumn Dance
Larruperz Centre, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 7QD         £6  (bring a plate)
Sue Dick, 12 Eastfield Road, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 5JY                         01989 564929
Ann Wilkinson                            ann.b.wilkinson@googlemail.com                             01989 763182           

Saturday 19 November 2016                                                             7.30 – 11.00 pm
Bath RSCDS                                                                                     Autumn Dance
Selwyn Hall Box Bath SN13 8NT (just off the A4, three miles from Bath towards Corsham)
Band: Craigievar                                                                                 £12    
mawebb58@gmail.com     or    annejarrett@btopenworld.com                                  01225 722309

Saturday 19 November 2016                                                              7.30 - 11.30
Harwell Scottish Country Dance Club                                           Annual Ball
Old Mill Hall, Grove, Oxon, OX12 7LB
Music by Craigellachie
Malcolm Austen, 11 Corn Avill Close, Abingdon, OX14 2ND                                      01235 533626                                  
                                                         http://harwellscdc.mno.org.uk

Saturday 26 November 2016                                                              7.00 – 11.00pm  [Note time]
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 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@yahoo.co.uk                              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                                                              7pm-11pm
Sutton Coldfield R S C D S                                                              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                                                           7.30-10.30pm
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/£6 on door (bring a plate)    
Margaret Campbell, 21 Highgrove Bank,Hereford, HR1 2TA       mcuzen1@talktalk.net    01432 264072      

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 14th January 2017                                                                7.00 – 11.00pm                
Cheltenham RSCDS                                                                           Annual Ball
Pittville School, Albert Road, Cheltenham, GL52 3JD                          £18 inc supper
Craigellachie Band
Margaret Winterbourne  3 Amaranth Way, Up Hatherley, Cheltenham, GL51 3YU
                                                                       mj.winterbourne@btinternet.com                 01242 863238

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                   £10
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    
Dancing to Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band                       
Trisha Rawlings, 29 Frances Road, Middle Barton, Chipping Norton, Oxon, OX7 7ET       01869 340830

Saturday 11 February 2017                                                              7.30 – 11.00pm
Bath RSCDS                                                                                     Anniversary Dance  
Saltford Community Hall, BS31 3DJ  (Midway Bath and Bristol)
Band:  Craigellachie                                                                          £12
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

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    
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
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 
Iain MacPhail and his Scottish Country Dance Band   
John Marshall, 17 Gratton Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2BT            01242 237385


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                                                                         Spring Ball 
King Edward’s School, Edgbaston Park Road, B15 2UA       
Dancing to Marian Anderson & Her Band           
Elizabeth Cooper, 40 Bridgetown Road, Stratford upon Avon, CV37 7JA                           01789 296238
                                       contact@birmingham-rscds.org.uk

Saturday 8 April 2017                                                                         7.30 - 11.30pm
Lechlade Scottish Dance Club                                                       Annual Dance
Memorial Hall, Lechlade, Glos GL7 3AY                                        
Dancing to Marion Anderson and Her Band
Margaret Godfrey, 2 Roman Way, Lechlade, Glos GL7 3BP                                         01367 252581

Saturday 22nd 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, 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            £10 (Bring a plate)
Music by Strathallan                                                                           American Supper Savouries

Pam Latham, 25 Nine Elms Road, Gloucester, GL2 0HB                                            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 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

                                      



 
Updated 22nd August 2016