Folk Association of South Hants

 

DANCE DIARY - all the dance events that we know about in our area are as follows:

 

SEPTEMBER

Monday 8.00-10.00 Beaus of the Park FDC. Mostly Playford. Church of the Resurrection Hall, Penarth Avenue, Drayton, PO6 2AP. Sue Bradshaw 02392 713158 http://beausdance.weebly.com
3rd,    10th,    17th,    24th.

Monday 7.30-10.00 Bournemouth (Westhill) FDC. The Annunciation Church Hall, 218 Charminster Road, Bournemouth, BH8 9RW. Liz Neal 01202 572196. www.bournemouthfolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
3rd, Richard L & Peggy S,  10th, Martin L & Rita R,  17th, David T & Pam S,  24th, Brian B & Liz N.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
10th, Caller David Wallace,    24th, Club callers.

Monday 10.00-11.00 Gosport & Fareham Interfolk. St. Francis Church Hall, Clayhall Road, Gosport, PO12 2AJ. Tess & David Bloodworth 02392 526489 www.interfolk.co.uk/gfi
17th,    24th.

Monday 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Portswood Rd, Southampton, SO17 3SB. Michael & Eileen McCarthy 02380 767340
3rd,    10th,    17th,    24th.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
3rd, Caller Nigel Close,    17th, Caller Graham Taylor.

Tuesday 2.30-4.15 Isle of Wight Folk Dance Club. Wootton Methodist Church Hall, 88 Station Road, Wootton, PO33 4RE. Club callers. 01983 759970
11th,    18th,    25th.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Social Hall, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
4th,    11th,    18th,    25th.

Thursday 8.00-10.00 Chichester FDG Fishbourne Centre, Blackboy Lane, Fishbourne, PO18 8BE. Nigel Beaton 01243 786916 01243 552539 http://chifdg.weebly.com
6th, Caller John Portlock,    20th, Caller Nigel Beaton.

Thursday 7.30 Highcliffe Folk Dance Club, Greystones House, Waterford Road, Highcliffe BH23 5JL. Jan Harris 01202 427523 janharris16@hotmail.co.uk.
6th,    13th,    20th,    27th.

Thursday 7.30-9.30 The English Regency Dancers. Highfield Church Centre, Highfield Lane, Southampton, SO17 1RL. Garth Notley admin@englishregencydancers.org www.englishregencydancers.org
6th,    13th,    20th,    27th.

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7.30-10.00 Shawford Parish Hall, Pearson Lane, SO21 2AA. “as many as will”, The Best of English Country Dance. Caller Nigel Close. 01962 714220 close@f2s.com

Sat 15

3.00-6.00 East Dorset Folk Dance Club. St. Mark’s Church Hall, Hinton Wood Avenue, Highcliffe, BH23 5AA. Pam Shears. Bring-and-share tea. Dorothy Ballard, 01202 478128.

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8.00 Sams Stepping. Samuel’s Rest, Upper Church Road, Shedfield, SO32 2JB. Southern Step Dancing Session. Jo and Simon Harmer 01489 899023. jo@folkactive.org.uk

Sat 22

7.30-11.00 SHOCC Ceilidh. The Hilt (Cuckoo Bushes Hall), Chandlers Ford, SO53 5NP. Caller Ian Nichols with The Bursledon Village Band. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.uk

Sat 29

8.00-11.00 GBH Ceilidh. Godalming Borough Hall, Bridge St., GU7 1HR. Caller Barry Goodman with PolkaWorks. £12, £11 in advance. www.musici.club/bdindex.htm

Sat 29

7.30-11.00 Twyford Ceilidh. Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. Caller Ian Kirby with Barley Rigs. £10 (£5 child), American Supper, BYO drinks. twyfordceilidh@gmail.com to book

OCTOBER

Monday 8.00-10.00 Beaus of the Park FDC. Mostly Playford. Church of the Resurrection Hall, Penarth Avenue, Drayton, PO6 2AP. Sue Bradshaw 02392 713158 http://beausdance.weebly.com
1st,    8th,    15th,    22nd,    29th.

Monday 7.30-10.00 Bournemouth (Westhill) FDC. The Annunciation Church Hall, 218 Charminster Road, Bournemouth, BH8 9RW. Liz Neal 01202 572196. www.bournemouthfolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
1st, Peggy S,  8th, Richard L & Karen I,  15th, Geoff Elwell (guest) + live music,  22nd, Club callers,   29th, Martin L & Pam S.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
8th, Caller David Tullis,    22nd, Family Barn Dance.

Monday 10.00-11.00 Gosport & Fareham Interfolk. St. Francis Church Hall, Clayhall Road, Gosport, PO12 2AJ. Tess & David Bloodworth 02392 526489 www.interfolk.co.uk/gfi
1st,    8th,    15th,    29th.

Monday 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Portswood Rd, Southampton, SO17 3SB. Michael & Eileen McCarthy 02380 767340
1st,    8th,    15th,    22nd,    29th.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
1st, Club callers,    15th, Caller Nigel Close,    29th, Caller David Wallace.

Tuesday 10.00 Stubbington International Folk Dance Group. Roman Catholic Church Hall, Bells Lane, Stubbington, PO14 2PL. Bob Neal 01329 609589. neal.bob61@gmail.com
16th,    30th.

Tuesday 2.30-4.15 Isle of Wight Folk Dance Club. Wootton Methodist Church Hall, 88 Station Road, Wootton, PO33 4RE. Club callers. 01983 759970
9th,    16th,    23rd,    30th.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Social Hall, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
2nd,    9th,    16th,    23rd,    30th.

Thursday 8.00-10.00 Chichester FDG Fishbourne Centre, Blackboy Lane, Fishbourne, PO18 8BE. Nigel Beaton 01243 786916 01243 552539 http://chifdg.weebly.com
4th, Club callers,    18th, Caller Nigel Beaton.

Thursday 7.30 Highcliffe Folk Dance Club, Greystones House, Waterford Road, Highcliffe BH23 5JL. Jan Harris 01202 427523 janharris16@hotmail.co.uk.
4th,    11th,    18th,    25th.

Thursday 7.30-9.30 The English Regency Dancers. Highfield Church Centre, Highfield Lane, Southampton, SO17 1RL. Garth Notley admin@englishregencydancers.org www.englishregencydancers.org
4th,    11th,    18th,    25th.

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7.30-10.00 Shawford Parish Hall, Pearson Lane, SO21 2AA. “as many as will”, The Best of English Country Dance. Caller Nigel Close. 01962 714220 close@f2s.com

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8.00 Sams Stepping. Samuel’s Rest, Upper Church Road, Shedfield, SO32 2JB. Southern Step Dancing Session. Jo and Simon Harmer 01489 899023. jo@folkactive.org.uk

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8.00 Chilworth Contras. Chilworth Village Hall, SO16 7LD (nearest navigable postcode) with John and Hilary Turner. 02380 360892 www.jhmturner.me.uk/chilworthcontras.htm

19 7.30 Kimmeridge Keilidh. The New Hall at The Etches Collection, Kimmeridge BH20 5PE. Caller Teresa Rabbetts with Arish Mel Band. £5 on the door, bring your own drinks & nibbles.

Sat 20

3.00-6.00 East Dorset Folk Dance Club. St. Mark’s Church Hall, Hinton Wood Avenue, Highcliffe, BH23 5AA. Brian Ballard with Pete and Sue Hall. Bring-and-share tea. Dorothy Ballard, 01202 478128.

Sat 20

7.30-11.00 SHOCC Ceilidh. The Hilt (Cuckoo Bushes Hall), Chandlers Ford, SO53 5NP. Caller Gordon Potts with Banter. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.uk

Sat 27

7.30-10.30 Bournemouth (Westhill) FDC Autumn Dance. St. Marks Church Hall, Wallisdown Road, Talbot Woods, BH10 4HY. Caller Ray Goodswen, with Pete and Sue Hall. Tickets £9, American Supper. Contact Liz Neal 07471207563. Please note the new venue.

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10.30-3.30 SusFA Sunday Workshop, Pulborough Village Hall, RH20 2BP. Caller Sue Bradshaw ‘Playford-style Dances Written by Ladies’. £8, BYO Lunch. Tea and coffee available all day. Janet Douglas 01243 265010

NOVEMBER

Monday 8.00-10.00 Beaus of the Park FDC. Mostly Playford. Church of the Resurrection Hall, Penarth Avenue, Drayton, PO6 2AP. Sue Bradshaw 02392 713158 http://beausdance.weebly.com
5th,    12th,    19th,    26th.

Monday 7.30-10.00 Bournemouth (Westhill) FDC. The Annunciation Church Hall, 218 Charminster Road, Bournemouth, BH8 9RW. Liz Neal 01202 572196. www.bournemouthfolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
5th, David T & Liz N,  12th, Peggy S,  19th, Brian H & Karen I,  26th, Brian B & Rita R.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
12th, Club callers and others,    26th, Caller Ivan Aitken.

Monday 10.00-11.00 Gosport & Fareham Interfolk. St. Francis Church Hall, Clayhall Road, Gosport, PO12 2AJ. Tess & David Bloodworth 02392 526489 www.interfolk.co.uk/gfi
5th,    12th,    19th,    26th.

Monday 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Portswood Rd, Southampton, SO17 3SB. Michael & Eileen McCarthy 02380 767340
5th,    12th,    19th,    26th.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
5th, Club callers,    19th, Caller Nigel Close.

Tuesday 2.30-4.15 Isle of Wight Folk Dance Club. Wootton Methodist Church Hall, 88 Station Road, Wootton, PO33 4RE. Club callers. 01983 759970
13th,    20th,    27th.

Tuesday 10.00 Stubbington International Folk Dance Group. Roman Catholic Church Hall, Bells Lane, Stubbington, PO14 2PL. Bob Neal 01329 609589. neal.bob61@gmail.com
6th,    20th,    27th.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Social Hall, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
6th,    13th,    20th,    27th.

Thursday 8.00-10.00 Chichester FDG Fishbourne Centre, Blackboy Lane, Fishbourne, PO18 8BE. Nigel Beaton 01243 786916 01243 552539 http://chifdg.weebly.com
1st, Club callers,    15th, Caller Nigel Beaton,    29th, Club callers.

Thursday 7.30 Highcliffe Folk Dance Club, Greystones House, Waterford Road, Highcliffe BH23 5JL. Jan Harris 01202 427523 janharris16@hotmail.co.uk.
1st,    8th,    15th,    22nd.

Thursday 7.30-9.30 The English Regency Dancers. Highfield Church Centre, Highfield Lane, Southampton, SO17 1RL. Garth Notley admin@englishregencydancers.org www.englishregencydancers.org
1st,    8th,    15th,    22nd,    29th.

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7.30-10.00 Shawford Parish Hall, Pearson Lane, SO21 2AA. “as many as will”, The Best of English Country Dance. Caller Nigel Close. 01962 714220 close@f2s.com

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7.00-10.00 Fundraising Ceilidh, Church of the Good Shepherd, Crookhorn Lane, Waterlooville PO7 5QB. £7 at the door, tea/coffee and cakes included.

Sat 3

7.30-11.00 Twyford Ceilidh. Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. ‘Squeeze and Shout’. £10 (£5 child), American Supper, BYO drinks. twyfordceilidh@gmail.com to book

16 7.30 Kimmeridge Keilidh. The New Hall at The Etches Collection, Kimmeridge BH20 5PE. Caller Dick Williams with Arish Mel Band. £5 on the door, bring your own drinks & nibbles.

Sat 17

3.00-6.00 East Dorset Folk Dance Club. St. Mark’s Church Hall, Hinton Wood Avenue, Highcliffe, BH23 5AA. AGM then dancing with Karen Ilott. Bring-and-share tea. Dorothy Ballard, 01202 478128.

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8.00 Sams Stepping. Samuel’s Rest, Upper Church Road, Shedfield, SO32 2JB. Southern Step Dancing Session. Jo and Simon Harmer 01489 899023. jo@folkactive.org.uk

Sat 24

7.30-11.00 SHOCC Ceilidh. The Hilt (Cuckoo Bushes Hall), Chandlers Ford, SO53 5NP. Caller Rhianwen Davies with Faustus. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.uk

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10.30-3.30 SusFA Sunday Workshop, Pulborough Village Hall, RH20 2BP. Callers Kate & Doug Eaton ‘Ron Coxall Dances’. £8, BYO Lunch. Tea and coffee available all day. Janet Douglas 01243 265010

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8.00 Chilworth Contras. Chilworth Village Hall, SO16 7LD (nearest navigable postcode) with John and Hilary Turner. 02380 360892 www.jhmturner.me.uk/chilworthcontras.htm

DECEMBER

Monday 8.00-10.00 Beaus of the Park FDC. Mostly Playford. Church of the Resurrection Hall, Penarth Avenue, Drayton, PO6 2AP. Sue Bradshaw 02392 713158 http://beausdance.weebly.com
3rd,    10th, Christmas Party.

Monday 7.30-10.00 Bournemouth (Westhill) FDC. The Annunciation Church Hall, 218 Charminster Road, Bournemouth, BH8 9RW. Liz Neal 01202 572196. www.bournemouthfolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
3rd, Martin L & Liz N,  10th, David T & Peggy S,  17th, Club callers,  31st, Club callers.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
10th, Caller Jennifer Lambert.

Monday 10.00-11.00 Gosport & Fareham Interfolk. St. Francis Church Hall, Clayhall Road, Gosport, PO12 2AJ. Tess & David Bloodworth 02392 526489 www.interfolk.co.uk/gfi
3rd,    10th.

Monday 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Portswood Rd, Southampton, SO17 3SB. Michael & Eileen McCarthy 02380 767340
3rd,    10th,    17th,    31st.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
3rd, Club callers,    17th, Christmas Party, caller TBA.

Tuesday 2.30-4.15 Isle of Wight Folk Dance Club. Wootton Methodist Church Hall, 88 Station Road, Wootton, PO33 4RE. Club callers. 01983 759970
4th,    11th,    18th,

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Social Hall, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
4th,    11th, Christmas Party.

Thursday 8.00-10.00 Chichester FDG Fishbourne Centre, Blackboy Lane, Fishbourne, PO18 8BE. Nigel Beaton 01243 786916 01243 552539 http://chifdg.weebly.com
6th, Christmas Party, caller Nigel Beaton.

Thursday 7.30 Highcliffe Folk Dance Club, Greystones House, Waterford Road, Highcliffe BH23 5JL. Jan Harris 01202 427523 janharris16@hotmail.co.uk.
6th,    13th,    20th.

Sat 1

7.30-11.00 Twyford Ceilidh. Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. Caller Ian Kirby with King’s Band. £10 (£5 child), American Supper, BYO drinks. twyfordceilidh@gmail.com to book

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7.30-10.00 Shawford Parish Hall, Pearson Lane, SO21 2AA. “as many as will”, The Best of English Country Dance. Caller Nigel Close. 01962 714220 close@f2s.com

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7.30 Christmas Ceilidh. Winchester Discovery Centre, Jewry St., SO23 8SB. With Threepenny Bit. Tickets £10 in advance or £12 at the door. Details 01962 873603, or book via their website.

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10.00 Stubbington International Folk Dance Group. Roman Catholic Church Hall, Bells Lane, Stubbington, PO14 2PL. Bob Neal 01329 609589. neal.bob61@gmail.com

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8.00 Chilworth Contras. Chilworth Village Hall, SO16 7LD (nearest navigable postcode) with John and Hilary Turner. 02380 360892 www.jhmturner.me.uk/chilworthcontras.htm

Sat 15

3.00-6.00 East Dorset Folk Dance Club. St. Mark’s Church Hall, Hinton Wood Avenue, Highcliffe, BH23 5AA. Christmas Party with Club callers. Bring-and-share tea. Dorothy Ballard, 01202 478128.

Sat 15

7.30-11.00 SHOCC Ceilidh. The Hilt (Cuckoo Bushes Hall), Chandlers Ford, SO53 5NP. Caller Aidan Hansell with Polkaworks. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.uk

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(TBC) 8.00 Sams Stepping. Samuel’s Rest, Upper Church Road, Shedfield, SO32 2JB. Southern Step Dancing Session. Jo and Simon Harmer 01489 899023. jo@folkactive.org.uk

21 7.30 Kimmeridge Keilidh. The New Hall at The Etches Collection, Kimmeridge BH20 5PE. Caller Sue Perigo with Arish Mel Band. £5 on the door, bring your own drinks & nibbles.

JANUARY

Monday 7.30-10.00 Bournemouth (Westhill) FDC. The Annunciation Church Hall, 218 Charminster Road, Bournemouth, BH8 9RW. Liz Neal 01202 572196. www.bournemouthfolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
7th, Karen I & Rita R,  14th, Peggy S & Rosemary H + live music,  21st, Brian B & Pam S,  28th, Brian H & Liz N.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
14th, Caller Ian Kirby,    28th, AGM and Club callers.

Sat 5

7.30-11.00 Twyford Ceilidh. Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. Caller Ian Kirby with Wild Wood. £10 (£5 child), American Supper, BYO drinks. twyfordceilidh@gmail.com to book

Sat 12

7.30-11.00 SHOCC Ceilidh. The Hilt (Cuckoo Bushes Hall), Chandlers Ford, SO53 5NP. Caller Lisa Purkiss with Trinculo. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.uk

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10.30-3.30 SusFA Sunday Workshop, Pulborough Village Hall, RH20 2BP. Caller John Portlock ‘New Composers and thier Dances’. £8, BYO Lunch. Tea and coffee available all day. Janet Douglas 01243 265010

FEBRUARY

Monday 7.30-10.00 Bournemouth (Westhill) FDC. The Annunciation Church Hall, 218 Charminster Road, Bournemouth, BH8 9RW. Liz Neal 01202 572196. www.bournemouthfolkdanceclub.btck.co.uk
4th, Martin L & David T,  11th, Karen I & Rita R,  18th, Brian B & Brian H,  25th, Pam S & Martin L.

Sat 2

7.30-11.00 Twyford Ceilidh. Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. Caller Ian Kirby with Jigfoot. £10 (£5 child), American Supper, BYO drinks. twyfordceilidh@gmail.com to book

Sat 16

7.30-11.00 SHOCC Ceilidh. The Hilt (Cuckoo Bushes Hall), Chandlers Ford, SO53 5NP. Caller Will Hall with iFolk. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.uk

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10.30-3.30 SusFA Sunday Workshop, Pulborough Village Hall, RH20 2BP. Caller Sean Goddard ‘Dances from the Sylvan Harmer Manuscript’. £8, BYO Lunch. Tea and coffee available all day. Janet Douglas 01243 265010

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