Folk Association of South Hants

 

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

 

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
4th,    11th    18th,    25th.

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, Brian B & Liz N,  11th, Karen I & Richard L,  18th, David T & Brian H,  25th, John Turner 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
11th, Caller Ian Kirby,    25th, Caller Joy Simmons.

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
4th,    11th,    18th,    25th.

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, Caller Graham Taylor,    18th, Caller David Wallace.

Monday 7.00-9.00 Winchester Baroque Dancers. St Peter's School, Olivers Battery Road North, Winchester, SO22 4JB. admin@winchesterbaroquedancers.org www.winchesterbaroquedancers.org
4th,    25th.

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
12th,    19th,    26th.

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

Thursday 8.00-10.00 Chichester FDG Fishbourne Centre, Blackboy Lane, Fishbourne, PO18 8BE. Nigel Beaton 01243 786916 http://chifdg.weebly.com
7th, Club callers,    21st, 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.
7th,    14th,    21st,    28th.

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
7th,    14th,    21st,    28th.

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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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7.30-10.30 Sussex Playford Ball. Sedgwick Park, Horsham, RH13 6QQ. Rosemary Hunt with Orion’s Ring. American supper, tickets £10, must be booked in advance from Maureen Kettle 01403 741431 maureen.kettle@btinternet.com or June Axon 07908353968. Costume optional.

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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 16

3.00-6.00 East Dorset Folk Dance Club. St. Mark’s Church Hall, Hinton Wood Avenue, Highcliffe, BH23 5AA. John turner with Pete and Sue Hall. 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

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
2nd, Pam S & Rita L,  9th, Club callers,  16th, Peggy S & Liz N,  23rd, Brian B & Richard L,  30th, Karen I & Brian H.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
9th, 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
2nd,    9th.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
2nd, Caller Graham Taylor,    16th, Summer Party, 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 759970
10th,     17th,    24th,    31st.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Social Hall, Havant, PO9 3ES. Caller Sue Bradshaw. 02392 713158 http://solentdance.weebly.com
3rd,    10th,    17th,    24th,    31st.

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,    10th.

Thursday 8.00-10.00 Chichester FDG Fishbourne Centre, Blackboy Lane, Fishbourne, PO18 8BE. Nigel Beaton 01243 786916 01243 552539 http://chifdg.weebly.com
5th, Club callers,    19th, Caller Sue Bradshaw.

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.

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
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

Sat 14

3.00-6.00 East Dorset Folk Dance Club. St. Mark’s Church Hall, Hinton Wood Avenue, Highcliffe, BH23 5AA. Jack Brown with Steve Hunt. 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

AUGUST

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

Thursday 8.00-10.00 Chichester FDG Fishbourne Centre, Blackboy Lane, Fishbourne, PO18 8BE. Nigel Beaton 01243 786916 01243 552539 http://chifdg.weebly.com
2nd, Caller Nigel Beaton,    16th, Club callers,    30th, Caller Nigel Beaton.

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

Sat 18

7.30-10.30 Bournemouth (Westhill) Folk Dance Club Summer Dance. Ibsley Village Hall, BH24 3NL. Caller Fiona Birchall, with Pete and Sue Hall. Tickets £7, American Supper. Contact Liz Neal 07471207563.

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

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.

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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 and band to be announced. 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 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 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.

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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

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 and band to be announced. 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.

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 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 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.

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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 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

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 and band to be announced. Ian Nichols 07765820919 www.shocc.co.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

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