Folk Association of South Hants

 

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

 

AUGUST

Tuesday 2.30-4.15 Isle of Wight Folk Dance Club. Wootton Methodist Church Hall, 88 Station Road, Wootton, PO33 4RE. Club callers. 01983 506165
13th,    20th,    27th.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Community Centre, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
6th,    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.

Wednesday 7.30 Alamo Workshop. American Square Dance Club. St Peter's Church Hall, Free Street, Bishop's Waltham, SO32 1EE. Stephen Moore 02392 372 396 alamoworkshop@gmail.com
Please note there will be no meetings in August

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,    29th.

Sat 10

7.30-10.30 Salisbury and Bournemouth FDCs Joint Summer Dance. Ibsley Village Hall, BH24 3NL Caller Ivan Aitken with Pete and Sue Hall. £7, free refreshments. American supper. 01980 863024

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
2nd,    9th,    16th,    23rd,    30th.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. Live music. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
9th, Club callers,    23rd, Callers Roger Whiffen and Mark Callow.

Monday 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Portswood Rd, Southampton, SO17 3SB. Michael & Eileen McCarthy 02380 767340
2nd,    9th,    16th,    23rd,    30th.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
16th, Caller Graham Taylor,    30th, Club callers.

Tuesday 2.30-4.15 Isle of Wight Folk Dance Club. Wootton Methodist Church Hall, 88 Station Road, Wootton, PO33 4RE. Club callers. 01983 506165
10th,    17th,    24th.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Community Centre, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
3rd,    10th,    17th,     24th.

Wednesday 8.00-10.00 Fleet Folk Dance Club. Church of our Lady, 32 Kings Road, Fleet, GU51 3ST www.facebook.com/fleetfolkdanceclub. Club callers.
4th,    18th,     25th.

Thursday 7.30 Highcliffe Folk Dance Club, Greystones House, Waterford Road, Highcliffe BH23 5JL. Jan Harris 01202 427523 janharris16@hotmail.co.uk.
5th,    12th,    19th,    26th.

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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

Sat 21

3.00-6.00 East Dorset Folk Dance Club. St. Mark’s Church Hall, Hinton Wood Avenue, Highcliffe, BH23 5AA. Caller Anton Heyworth-Dunn with Recorded music. Bring-and-share tea. Alan Moody, 01425 271910.

Sat 21

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

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
7th,    14th,    21st,    28th.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. Live music. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
14th, Caller David Tullis,    28th, Caller Ian Nichols.

Monday 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Portswood Rd, Southampton, SO17 3SB. Michael & Eileen McCarthy 02380 767340
7th,    14th,    21st,    28th.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
7th, Caller Nigel Close,    21st, 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 506165
8th,    15th,    22nd,    25th.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Community Centre, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
1st,    8th,    15th,    22nd,     29th.

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
8th,    22nd,    29th.

Wednesday 8.00-10.00 Fleet Folk Dance Club. Church of our Lady, 32 Kings Road, Fleet, GU51 3ST www.facebook.com/fleetfolkdanceclub. Club callers.
2nd,    16th,     23rd.

Thursday 7.30 Highcliffe Folk Dance Club, Greystones House, Waterford Road, Highcliffe BH23 5JL. Jan Harris 01202 427523 janharris16@hotmail.co.uk.
3rd,    10th,    17th,    24th.

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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 5

8.00-11.00 GBH Ceilidh, Godalming Borough Hall, Bridge St., GU7 1HY. The Valiant Band with caller Gareth Kiddier. Tickets £12, £11 in advance www.musici.club/musici.htm#valiant

Sat 5

3.00-6.00 Salisbury FDC Autumn Tea Dance. Salisbury Methodist Hall, St. Edmunds Church Street, Salisbury, SP1 1EF. with Brian Lyons and Chris Toyne and Henry Lovegrove. £9, free refreshments. American supper, Raffle. 01980 863024

Sat 5

7.30-11.00 Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. Twyford Ceilidh. Squinty McGinty with caller Ian Kirby. £10, American supper, twyfordceilidh@gmail.com or 07979504773 to reserve tickets.

6

10.30-3.30 FASH Workshop. Soberton Village Hall, SO31 3PF. “Bolton and Roberts” John Turner with Pete and Sue Hall. £12, FASH members £9. BYO lunch. 01243 531497

10

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

13

EuroBal Wessex - French, Breton, Euro Dance with Helen Gentil and Lewis Wood. Workshop at 7pm and Bal from 8pm at Ibsley VH, Gorley Rd., South Gorley, Ringwood, BH24 3NL. Tickets £8. Details from 01425 476350 or via eurobalwessex@gmail.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

Sat 19

7.30-11.00 SHOCC Ceilidh. The Hilt (Cuckoo Bushes Hall), Chandlers Ford, SO53 5NP. Jigfoot with caller Sheena Masson. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.uk

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7.30 Bournemouth Folk Dance Club Autumn Dance. St Marks Church Hall, Wallisdown Rd., BH10 4HY. Ted Morse with Dampiers Round. £9, bring and share supper. 01202 572196

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
4th,    11th,    18th,    25th.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. Live music. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
11th, Caller Ivan Aitken,    25, Caller Sarah Perry.

Monday 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Portswood Rd, Southampton, SO17 3SB. Michael & Eileen McCarthy 02380 767340
4th,    11th,    18th,    25th.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
4th, Nigel Close,    18th, Club callers.

Tuesday 2.30-4.15 Isle of Wight Folk Dance Club. Wootton Methodist Church Hall, 88 Station Road, Wootton, PO33 4RE. Club callers. 01983 506165
12th,    19th,    26th.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Community Centre, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
5th,    12th,    19th,    26th.

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
5th,    19th,    26th.

Wednesday 8.00-10.00 Fleet Folk Dance Club. Church of our Lady, 32 Kings Road, Fleet, GU51 3ST www.facebook.com/fleetfolkdanceclub.
6th, Club callers,    20th, Caller Graham Hall,     26th, Club callers.

Thursday 7.30 Highcliffe Folk Dance Club, Greystones House, Waterford Road, Highcliffe BH23 5JL. Jan Harris 01202 427523 janharris16@hotmail.co.uk.
7th,    14th,    21st,    28th.

Sat 2

7.30-11.00 Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. Twyford Ceilidh. Squeeze and Shout - caller Ian Kirby. £10, American supper, twyfordceilidh@gmail.com or 07979504773 to reserve tickets.

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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 9

8.00-11.00 GBH Ceilidh, Godalming Borough Hall, Bridge St., GU7 1HY. Second Front with caller Bridget Flett. Tickets £12, £11 in advance www.musici.club/musici.htm

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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

17

10.30-3.30 FASH Workshop. Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. “A Medley of Contras in Minor Sets” Jane Thomas with Andrew Purkiss. £12, FASH members £9. BYO lunch. 01243 531497

Sat 23

7.30-11.00 SHOCC Ceilidh. The Hilt (Cuckoo Bushes Hall), Chandlers Ford, SO53 5NP. Out of Hand with caller Barry Goodman. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.uk

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
2nd,    9th,    16th, Christmas Party.

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

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
2nd, Caller Nigel Close,    16th, Christmas Party, with Stoney Ridge and Sarah Perry (TBC).

Monday 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Portswood Rd, Southampton, SO17 3SB. Michael & Eileen McCarthy 02380 767340
2nd,    9th,    16th.

Tuesday 2.30-4.15 Isle of Wight Folk Dance Club. Wootton Methodist Church Hall, 88 Station Road, Wootton, PO33 4RE. Club callers. 01983 506165
10th,    17th.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Community Centre, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
3rd,    10th,    17th, Christmas Party.

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
3rd,    17th (Christmas Dance).

Wednesday 8.00-10.00 Fleet Folk Dance Club. Church of our Lady, 32 Kings Road, Fleet, GU51 3ST www.facebook.com/fleetfolkdanceclub. Club callers.
4th,    18th, Christmas Party.

Thursday 7.30 Highcliffe Folk Dance Club, Greystones House, Waterford Road, Highcliffe BH23 5JL. Jan Harris 01202 427523 janharris16@hotmail.co.uk.
5th,    12th,    19th.

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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 7

7.30-11.00 Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. Twyford Ceilidh. Kings Band with caller Ian Kirby. £10, American supper, twyfordceilidh@gmail.com or 07979504773 to reserve tickets.

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EuroBal Wessex - French, Breton, Euro Dance – Winter Party Night. Workshop at 7pm and Bal from 8pm at Ibsley VH, Gorley Rd., South Gorley, Ringwood, BH24 3NL. Tickets £8. Details from 01425 476350 or via eurobalwessex@gmail.com

Sat 14

7.30-11.00 SHOCC Ceilidh. The Hilt (Cuckoo Bushes Hall), Chandlers Ford, SO53 5NP. DanceCupola with caller Sarah Clough. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.uk

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10.30-3.30 FASH Workshop. Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. “Winter Songs and Traditions” with Ramskyte. £12, FASH members £9. BYO lunch. 01243 531497

31 8.30-12.30 New Year's Eve Contra. Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. Caller John Turner with Mollie Koenigsberger and Ali Messer. Advance booking only; tickets and details via www.dargasondancewinchester.weebly.com

JANUARY

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
6th.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. Live music. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
13th, Caller Ian Kirby,    27th, AGM and Club callers.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
6th, Club Callers,    20th, Caller Sarah Perry.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Community Centre, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
7th.

Sat 4

7.30-11.00 Twyford Parish Hall, SO21 1QY. Twyford Ceilidh. Wild Wood with caller Ian Kirby. £10, American supper, twyfordceilidh@gmail.com or 07979504773 to reserve tickets.

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10.30-3.30 FASH Workshop. Soberton Village Hall, SO31 3PF. “A Walk in the Fallibroome Garden” Emma Wooders with Mrs Savage’s Whim. £12, FASH members £9. BYO lunch. 01243 531497

Sat 25

7.30-11.00 SHOCC Ceilidh. The Hilt (Cuckoo Bushes Hall), Chandlers Ford, SO53 5NP. Hekety with caller Emma Wooders. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.uk

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10.30-3.30 SusFA Sunday Workshop, Pulborough Village Hall. Caller TBA. £8, BYO Lunch. Tea and coffee all day. Janet Douglas 01243 265010

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