Folk Association of South Hants

 

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

 

APRIL

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,    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, Brian H & Rita R,  8th, John Turner (guest) + live music,  15th, Karen I & Pam S,  29th, Club callers.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
8th, 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,   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,    29th.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
1st, Caller Graham Taylor,    15th, Caller Nigel Close,    29th, 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
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,    30th.

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
9th,    30th.

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
3rd    10th,    17th    24th.

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.

4

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 6

8.00-11.00 GBH Ceilidh. Godalming Borough Hall, Bridge St., GU7 1HR. Caller Sarah Bazeley with The Dartmoor Pixie Band. £12, £11 in advance, £10 if bought at a previous GBH Ceilidh. Licensed bar available www.musici.club/bdindex.htm

Sat 6

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

7

10.30-3.30 FASH Workshop. Soberton Village Hall, SO32 3PF. “Crossing Borders and The Pond”. Ray Goodswen with Andrew Purkiss. £10, FASH members £7. American Lunch. 01243 531497

10

1.30-3.30 FolkActive Dance with Live Music for the over-50s. Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE. £5 including refreshments. jo@folkactive.org.uk

Sat 13

3.00-6.00 East Dorset Folk Dance Club. St. Mark’s Church Hall, Hinton Wood Avenue, Highcliffe, BH23 5AA. Caller David Tullis with Pete and Sue Hall. Bring-and-share tea. Alan Moody, 01425 271910.

14

EuroBal Wessex - French, Breton, Euro Dance with Shivelight Duo. Workshop led by Steve Earwicker at 7pm then Bal from 8pm. Ibsley Village Hall, Gorley Rd. South Gorley, Ringwood BH24 3NL. Tickets £8. Details from 01425 476350 or via eurobalwessex@gmail.com

17

14.00-15.30 ‘Moving in the Moment’ with FolkActive - Dementia friendly folk dance sessions with live music. Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE £5 (carers free) including refreshments. For more details see www.folkactive.org.uk

17

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

18

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 20

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

26

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. Tel. 01929 480737

MAY

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
13th,    20th.

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
13th, Richard L & Rita R,    20th, Brian B & Liz N.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
13th, 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
13th,    20th.

Monday 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Portswood Rd, Southampton, SO17 3SB. Michael & Eileen McCarthy 02380 767340
13th,    20th.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
20th, AGM then dance with 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
14th,    21st,    28th.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Social Hall, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
7th,    14th,    21st,     28th.

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
7th,    21st.

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
1st    8th,    15th    22nd    29th.

Thursday 7.30 Highcliffe Folk Dance Club, Greystones House, Waterford Road, Highcliffe BH23 5JL. Jan Harris 01202 427523 janharris16@hotmail.co.uk.
2nd,    9th,    16th,    23rd,    30th.

2

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

8

1.30-3.30 FolkActive Dance with Live Music for the over-50s. Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE. £5 including refreshments. jo@folkactive.org.uk

9

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

12

4.00 FASH AGM. Soberton Village Hall, SO32 3PF. Followed by a cream tea at approx. 5.00 and a dance at approx 6.00, caller Karen Ilott with Pete & Sue Hall. Dance is £4, unless you hold a FASH Season Ticket. 01243 531497

15

14.00-15.30 ‘Moving in the Moment’ with FolkActive - Dementia friendly folk dance sessions with live music. Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE £5 (carers free) including refreshments. For more details see www.folkactive.org.uk

15

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 18

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

Sat 18

7.00-10.00 2019 Sussex Playford Ball. The Barn, The Causeway, Horsham, RH12 1HE. Caller John Turner with Pete and Sue Hall. Costume optional, £10 at the door, American supper. Details 07908353968, or 07732797842, or via susfachair@gmail.com

Sat 18

7.30-11.00 SHOCC Ceilidh Extra (evening of the Mayfest). Winchester Guidhall. Caller Nick Walden with Threepenny Bit. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.uk

JUNE

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, Martin L & Pam S,  10th, Karen I & Richard L,  17th, David T & Brian H,  24th, Brian Lyons (guest) with Pete & Sue Hall (live music).

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
10th, Caller Nigel Barrell,    24th, Ian Nichols.

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,    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 Graham Taylor,    17th, Caller David Wallace.

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
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.

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
11th,    25th.

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
5th    12th,    19th,     26th.

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.

6

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 8

7.30-10.30 Salisbury FDC Spring Dance. Salisbury Methodist Hall (change of usual venue) St. Edmunds Church Street, Salisbury, SP1 1EF. Parking at Salt Lane. Caller Madeleine Smith with Weston Country Dance Band. £9, free refreshments. American supper, Raffle. 01980 863024

9

EuroBal Wessex - French, Breton, Euro Dance with Emily Boden & Simon Dumpleton. 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

12

1.30-3.30 FolkActive Dance with Live Music for the over-50s. Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE. £5 including refreshments. jo@folkactive.org.uk

13

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

14

7.30 Whitchurch Summer Ceilidh, in support of Testbourne PTFA and Friends of Whitchurch Primary School. Testbourne Community School, Micheldever Rd, RG28 7JF. Freya Parles with Belshazzar's Feast. Tickets £18 plus booking fee from https://billetto.co.uk/users/whitchurch-folk-club. Licensed bar available.

Sat 15

3.00-6.00 East Dorset Folk Dance Club. St. Mark’s Church Hall, Hinton Wood Avenue, Highcliffe, BH23 5AA. Caller John turner with Pete and Sue Hall. Bring-and-share tea. Alan Moody, 01425 271910.

19

14.00-15.30 ‘Moving in the Moment’ with FolkActive - Dementia friendly folk dance sessions with live music. Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE £5 (carers free) including refreshments. For more details see www.folkactive.org.uk

19

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

23

14.30-19.30 Winchester Summer Bal. Littleton Village Hall, SO22 6QL. Workshop with Kerry Fletcher & Chris Walshaw then bal with Les Zeoles at 17.00. Bring and share picnic at 16.00, byo alcohol. Details and tickets (in advance only) via https://dargasondancewinchester.weebly.com

JULY

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, Martin L & Peggy S,  8th, Brian H & Rita R,  15th, Richard L & Brian B,  22nd, Club callers and musicians,  29th, Club callers – ‘Something differrent’.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
8th, Club callers.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
1st, Caller Graham Taylor,    15th, Summer Party with caller David Wallace.

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.

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.

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
3rd    10th,    17th,    24th,    31st.

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.

5 7.30 Kimmeridge Keilidh. The New Hall at The Etches Collection, Kimmeridge BH20 5PE. A local caller with Arish Mel Band. £5 on the door, bring your own drinks & nibbles. Tel. 01929 480737

10

1.30-3.30 FolkActive Dance with Live Music for the over-50s. Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE. £5 including refreshments. jo@folkactive.org.uk

17

14.00-15.30 ‘Moving in the Moment’ with FolkActive - Dementia friendly folk dance sessions with live music. Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE £5 (carers free) including refreshments. For more details see www.folkactive.org.uk

17

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 20

3.00-6.00 East Dorset Folk Dance Club. St. Mark’s Church Hall, Hinton Wood Avenue, Highcliffe, BH23 5AA. Caller Jack Brown with Pete and Sue Hall. Bring-and-share tea. Alan Moody, 01425 271910.

AUGUST

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

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
7th    14th,    21st,    28th.

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 FDC 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 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
2nd, Caller David Wallace,    16th, Caller Graham Taylor.

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

18

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.

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