FORTHCOMING DANCES 2018 - 2019

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 7 July 2018                                                                        7.00 – 11.00 pm
Herefordshire Branch RSCDS                                                      Summer Dance
Bridstow Village Hall, Nr. Ross-on-Wye, HR9 6PZ                             £5 bring a plate
Margaret Campbell, 21 Highgrove Bank, Hereford, HR1 2TA            01432 264072
mcuzen1@talktalk.net or               secretary@scottishcountrydancingherefordshire.org.uk

Sunday 15 July 2018                                                                        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 21 July 2018                                                                      7.15 - 11pm
Westbury Scottish Club (Bristol)                                                 Charity Dance
Shipham Village Hall, New Road, Shipham, Somerset, BS25 1SG                                      £10 American Supper
Maggie Kirkup, 18 Wemberham Crescent, Yatton, Bristol, BS49 4BE                                 01934 838175
                                                     ticketsecretary@wscbristol.co.uk

Wednesday 25 July 2018                                                                 2 – 5pm
Ross Reel Club                                                                             Summer afternoon Dance
Bishopswood Village Hall, Kerne Bridge, Herefordshire, HR9 5QT                £4 at door  
Margaret King                               margaretfrances@hotmail.co.uk                                     01989 769736

Wednesday 1 August 2018                                                              2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing                                                                        £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF                                            Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes                                                                                    01235 520 591

Thursday 9 August 2018                                                                 2.00 – 5.00pm
Coventry Thistle Club                                                                  Tea Dance
Wolston Community Centre, Wolston, Warwickshire, CV8 3PD        £6.00 inc refreshments
Ivan Chapman, ‘Ashville’, Hinckley Road, Ansty, Coventry CV7 9JF                      024 7661 9435, 07973 243869

Wednesday 15 August 2018                                                            2 – 5pm
Ross Reel Club                                                                             Summer afternoon Dance
Bishopswood Village Hall, kerne Bridge, Herefordshire, HR9 5QT                £5 at door    
Margaret King                                margaretfrances@hotmail.co.uk                                     01989 769736

Saturday 18 August 2018                                                                 7.00pm
Win’s Dance 
Welland Village Hall, Worcestershire, WR13 6NE
Win Balgarnie, 1 Westmere, Hanley Swan, Worcestershire, WR8 0DG 01684 310477

Thursday 30 August 2018.                                                              2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                  £5.00p at door
Derek & Pam Latham                       01452 306857                        No refreshments provided


Wednesday 5 September 2018                                                      2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing                                                                      £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF                                          Tea & biscuits

Anne Barnes                                                                                  01235 520 591

Friday 21 September 2018                                                            8.00 -11.00pm
Sutton Coldfield RSCDS
St Chads Church Hall Hollyfield Rd Sutton Coldfield B75 7SN                              Bring a plate
Richard Francis 0121 7497278             Carol Anderson 0121 3547415              Val Reading 01213087172


Wednesday 3 October 2018                                                          2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing                                                                      £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF                                          Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes                                                                                  01235 520 591

Thursday 11 October 2018                                                             2.00 – 5.00pm
Coventry Thistle Club                                                                 Tea Dance
Wolston Community Centre, Wolston, Warwickshire, CV8 3PD              £6.00 inc refreshments
Ivan Chapman, ‘Ashville’, Hinckley Road, Ansty, Coventry CV7 9JF                024 7661 9435, 07973 243869

Saturday 13 October 2018                                                             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 Marian Anderson                                                                            American Supper
Helen Watkins,                                 tickets@rscdsbristol.info                                  01275 464239


Thursday 18 October 2018.                                                           2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                 £5.00p at door
Derek & Pam Latham 01452 306857                                             No refreshments provided


Friday 19 to Sunday 21 October 2018
Westbury Scottish Club (Bristol)                                               Residential weekend
The Livermead House Hotel, Torbay Road, Torquay, TQ2 6QJ United Kingdom
The Muirs and Di Rooney
Mavis Monahan, 7 Westaway Park, Yatton, Somerset, BS49 4JU                           01934 709512
                                                                   ticketsecretary@wscbristol.co.uk
Friday 19 to Sunday 21 October 2018
Dance week-end                                                                         Morning classes, evening social
The Paddocks Hotel, Symonds Yat West, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.
Teacher: Kenneth Reid, Amanda Peart and others                        £165
Richard Francis, 38 Waldon Walk, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, B36 0TL 0121 749 7278
                                                                  richard@bwhunt.co.uk

Saturday 27 October 2018                                                            7.30 – 11.30pm
Oxfordshire RSCDS                                                                   Golden Jubilee Ball
Headington School, Oxford, OX3 7TD
Dancing to Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band
Helen Houghton-Carr, 24b St John’s Road, Wallingford, Oxon, OX10 9AQ            07531 469213
                                                                    Impala66@hotmail.com


Saturday 3 November 2018                                                            7.00 to 10.30 pm
Bath RSCDS                                                                                  Autumn Dance
Selwyn Hall, Box, Bath SN13 8NT                                                   £12 bring a plate
Dancing to Chris and Julie Dewhurst Band
Maggie Webb      01225 332662                  mawebb58@gmail.com                    www.rscdsbath.co.uk

Wednesday 7 November 2018                                                       2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing                                                                      £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF                                          Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes                                                                                  01235 520 591


Saturday 10 November 2018
Bristol RSCDS
A.M. School 10:15-12:30 (suitable for those with a basic knowledge of formations and steps)
P.M. School  2:15-4:30pm. (proficient dancers with a good knowledge of all formations)
Teacher – Janet Johnston, Musician – Judith Muir

EVENING DANCE                    6:30 – 9.30pm                      Music: Craigellechie
St. Peter’s Church Hall, Henleaze, Bristol BS9 4LD
Helen Watkins,                                        tickets@rscdsbristol.info                         01275 464239

Saturday 10 November 2018                                                      7.00 – 11pm
Ross Reel Club                                                                        November Dance
Larruperz Centre, Ross on Wye, HR9 5JY
Margaret King                                       margaretfrances@hotmail.co.uk             01989 769736
Gill James, Penyard, 3 Merrick Close, Nursery Road, Ross-on-Wye,                   01989 652934                                                               gilljames@dalcross.plus.com   

Friday 19 November 2018                                                          8.00 -11.00pm
Sutton Coldfield RSCDS
St Chads Church Hall Hollyfield Rd Sutton Coldfield B75 7SN                              Bring a plate
Richard Francis 0121 7497278            Carol Anderson 0121 3547415            Val Reading 01213087172

Saturday 24 November 2018                                                       7.00 – 11.00pm
Gloucester Scottish Society                                                   Annual 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

Saturday 1 December 2018                                                         7.00 for 7.30pm
Harwell SCDC                                                                             70th Anniversary Ball
Old Mill Hall, Grove, OX12 7LB
Music by Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band                             supper by Grove W.I.
Malcolm Austen                          secretary@harwellscdc.mno.org.uk                    078 2803 2468

Wednesday 5 December 2018                                                       2 - 4.30pm
Afternoon Dancing                                                                     £2.50p at door
Cumnor Village Hall, Oxford, OX2 9QF                                         Tea & biscuits
Anne Barnes                                                                                 01235 520 591

Thursday 6 December 2018.                                                        2.00 – 5.00pm
Tartan Dance Party
Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE                                £5.00p at door
Derek & Pam Latham                    01452 306857                         No refreshments provided

Saturday 8 December 2018                                                          7.00 – 11.00 pm
Herefordshire RSCDS                                                               Christmas Dance
Bartestree Village Hall, Hereford, HR1 4BY                                  £6 American Supper
Margaret Campbell, 21 Highgrove Bank, Hereford, HR1 2TA                                              01432 264072
                                                     mcuzen1@talktalk.net

Saturday 8 December 2018                                                          7.15pm
Inkberrow Scottish Country Dance Club                                Annual Dance
Studley High School, Crookes Lane, Studley, B80 7QX               £18 supper provided
Dancing to Chris Dewhurst & His Band
Elizabeth Simcock 33 Berrington Close Redditch B98 0TE          079706 91292                01527 528561
                                                     elizabeth.simcock@yahoo.co.uk

Saturday 8 December 2018                                                          7.30 - 11pm
Cheltenham RSCDS                                                                   Christmas Dance
Tithe Barn, 19 Cheltenham Rd, Bishops Cleeve, Cheltenham GL52 8GD                         
Callum Mitchell                                                                             £12     American Supper   
Margaret Winterbourne,               mj.winterbourne@btinternet.com                                   01242 863238

Thursday 13 December 2018                                                       2.00 – 5.00pm
Coventry Thistle Club                                                               Tea Dance
Wolston Community Centre, Wolston, Warwickshire, CV8 3PD     £6.00 inc refreshments
Ivan Chapman, ‘Ashville’, Hinckley Road, Ansty, Coventry CV7 9JF                    024 7661 9435, 07973 243869


Saturday 15 December 2018                                                        7pm-11 pm
Sutton Coldfield RSCDS                                                               Christmas Dance
Streetly Academy, Queslett Road, Sutton Coldfield, B74 2EX
Dancing to Susan & Shona MacFadyen                                       £16 inc supper
Carol Anderson 0121 354 7415      or             Richard Francis 0121 749 7278
                                                     gracar@talktalk.net


Monday 31 Dec 2018                                                                   19.15 pm -12.30 am
Westbury Scottish Club                                                            Hogmanay Dance
St Peter’s Church Hall, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4LD                      American Supper
Music by Ian Slater
Maggie Kirkup, 18 Wemberham Crescent, Yatton, Bristol, BS49 4BE                     01934 838175
                                                              ticketsecretary@wscbristol.co.uk

Friday 11 January 2019                                                               8.00 -11.00pm
Sutton Coldfield RSCDS
St Chads Church Hall Hollyfield Rd Sutton Coldfield B75 7SN                                Bring a plate
Richard Francis 0121 7497278           Carol Anderson 0121 3547415           Val Reading 01213087172

Saturday 12 January 2019                                                          7.00 – 11.00pm
Cheltenham RSCDS Annual Ball
Pittville Pump Room, East Approach Drive, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE,                      £22.00
Nicol McClaren and the Glencraig Band                                                                 Light Buffet
Margaret Winterbourne mj.winterbourne@btinternet.com                                      01242 863238

Saturday 26 January 2019                                                                                    18.45 - 23.00
Gloucester Scottish Society                                                                              Haggis Supper & Dance
Reddings Community Centre
Andy Clark                                                                                                             01452 614995


Saturday 2 February 2019                                                           7.00 – 10.30pm
Bristol RSCDS                                                                            Newcomers Dance
Oatley Hall, St. Monica’s Trust, Cote Lane, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 3UN
Music by Strathallan                                                                    American Supper
Helen Watkins                                       ticketsecretary@rscdsbristol.info               01275 464239

Saturday 9 February 2019                                                            7.00 – 11.00pm
Ross Reel Club                                                                           Valentine Dance
Larruperz Centre, Ross on Wye, HR9 7QD
Margaret King                                      margaretfrances@hotmail.co.uk                 01989 769736
Gill James, Penyard, 3 Merrick Close, Nursery Road, Ross on Wye                       01989 562934

                                                            gilljames@dalcross.plus.com

Friday 15 February 2019                                                               8.00 -11.00pm
Sutton Coldfield RSCDS
St Chads Church Hall Hollyfield Rd Sutton Coldfield B75 7SN                                 Bring a plate
Music by George Meikle
Richard Francis 0121 7497278                Carol Anderson 0121 3547415              Val Reading 01213087172

Saturday 23 February 2019                                                           7.00 – 11.00 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
                       tinyurl.com/CheltenhamScottishSociety                             duracellbunney@tiscali.co.uk

Friday 15 March 2019                                                                   8.00 -11.00pm
Sutton Coldfield RSCDS
St Chads Church Hall Hollyfield Rd Sutton Coldfield B75 7SN       Bring a plate
Richard Francis 0121 7497278                 Carol Anderson 0121 3547415              Val Reading 01213087172


Saturday 30 March 2019                                                               7.00 – 11.15 pm
Knowle Scottish Country Dance Club                                      Annual Dance
Fentham Hall, Marsh Lane, Hampton in Arden, B92 0AH              £19 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

Saturday 30 March 2019                                                               4.00 to 8.00 pm
Bath RSCDS                                                                                 Spring Dance
Marshfield Community Hall SN14 8PG                                           £12 Bring a plate.
Dance to Ian Robertson and his Band.
Maggie Webb 01225 332662 mawebb@gmail.com www.rscdsbath.co.uk

Saturday 6 April 2019                                                                     7.00 -11.00pm
Westbury Scottish Club                                                               Spring Dance
St Peter’s Church Hall, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4LD
Music by Strathallan
Maggie Kirkup, 18 Wemberham Crescent, Yatton, Bristol, BS49 4BE                      01934 838175
                                                          ticketsecretary@wscbristol.co.uk

Saturday 11 May 2019                                                                    7.00 – 11.00pm
Gloucester Scottish Society                                                      Annual Dance
Ribston Hall High School, Stroud Road, Gloucester, GL1 5LE
Pam Latham, 25 Nine Elms Road, Gloucester, GL2 0HB                                         01452 306857
                                                         pj259@talktalk.net

Saturday 18 May 2019                                                                       7.00 – 10.30pm
Bristol RSCDS                                                                                 Summer Dance
Oatley Hall, St. Monica’s Trust, Cote Lane, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 3UN
Music by Scott Band                                                                         American Supper
Helen Watkins                                    ticketsecretary@rscdsbristol.info                     01275 464239

Saturday 18 May 2019                                                                      7.30 - 11.00pm
Inkberrow S C D C                                                                          Summer Social
Inkberrow Village Hall,Sands Lane, Inkberrow WR7 4HJ                   Bring a plate
Elizabeth Simcock 33 Berrington Close Redditch B98 0TE              079706 91292    01527 528561
                                                          elizabeth.simcock@yahoo.co.uk

Saturday 1 June 2019                                                                    7.30 – 11.00pm
Cheltenham Scottish Society                                                    Summer Dance
Reddings Community Hall, North Road West, Cheltenham GL51 6RF                  (american supper)                            Dancing to the Ian Robertson Duo
John Marshall, 17 Gratton Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. GL50 2BT         01242 237385
         duracellbunney@tiscali.co.uk          tinyurl.com/CheltenhamScottishSociety

Saturday 8 June 2019                                                                                             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 October 2019                                                                                          7.00 – 10.30pm
Bristol RSCDS                                                                                                         New Season Dance
Oatley Hall, St. Monica’s Trust, Cote Lane, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 3UN                        £15 (American Supper)
Music by Susan Macfadyen
Helen Watkins                                    tickets@rscdsbristol.info                                   01275 464239

Saturday 9 November 2019                                                                                   10am – 9.30pm
Bristol RSCDS                                                                                    Day School for Dancers and Musicians
St Peter’s Church Hall, Henleaze,Bristol, BS9 4LD and
Oatley Hall, St. Monica’s Trust, Cote Lane, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 3UN
Teachers Alice Stainer and Chris Dewhurst
Helen Watkins                                 tickets@rscdsbristol.info                                  01275 464239

Saturday 7 December 2019
Abingdon S.C.D.C.                                                                      Abingdon & Harwell Ball
Old Mill Hall, Grove, OX12 7LB
Music by Craigellachie
Angela Lawrence                                  walawrence@waitrose.com


 
Updated 2nd July 2018