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
9th,    16th,    23rd,    30th.

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
9th, Brian B &Martin L,  16th, Karen I & Liz N,  23rd, David T,  30th, Club callers with Sue and Pete Hall.

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
9th,    16th,    23rd,    30th.

Monday 7.30-10 Eastleigh Folk Dance Club. Railway Institute, Romsey Road, Eastleigh, SO50 9FE. 02380 252248 www.eastleighfolkdance.org
9th, Family Barn Dance with caller Graham Taylor,    23rd, Caller Nigel Close.

Monday 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Polish Club Hall, 507 Portswood Road, Southampton, SO17 2TH. 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
9th, Club callers,    16th, Caller Graham Taylor,    30th, AGM then dancing 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 759970
10th,    17th,    24th.

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

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
10th,    24th.

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

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,    26th.

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

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7.30 Kimmeridge Keilidh. The Etches Collection, Kimmeridge, BH20 5PE. Arish Mel English Ceilidh Band, caller Teresa Rabbetts. Tickets £5 on the door, more details from Steve, 01929 480737 or www.earwicker.org/arish_mel.htm

Sat 7

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

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10.30-3.30 FASH Workshop. Soberton Village Hall, Soberton, SO321 3PF. "Crossing the Pond". Emma Wooders with Andrew Purkiss. £10, FASH members £7. American Lunch. 01243 531497

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1.30-3.30 FolkActive Dances with Live Music for the over-50s. Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE. www.folkactive.org.uk/activities/folkactive-dances

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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

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. Peggy Samuel & Jack Brown. Bring-and-share tea. Dorothy Ballard, 01202 478128.

Sat 21

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

Sat 21

7.30-11.00 Mr Playford’s Winchester Assembly. All Saints Church, Stratton Rd, Winchester SO23 0JQ. Rosemary Hunt with Pete and Sue Hall. Tickets £15 from Jenny Jarvis at 01962 866490 or via steve_d_jarvis@hotmail.com. Licensed bar available. This is a “costume ball” and suitable attire is expected.

Sat 21

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

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
14th,    21st.

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
14th, Pam S & Brian H,  21st, Peggy S & Martin L.

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
14th,    21st.

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

Monday 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Polish Club Hall, 507 Portswood Road, Southampton, SO17 2TH. Michael & Eileen McCarthy 02380 767340
14th,    21st.

Monday 8.00-10.00 Waterlooville Folk Dance Club. Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. Jane Tull 02392 258056
21st, 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
7th,    21st.

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
8th,    15th,    22nd,    29th.

Tuesday 8.00 Solent CDC. Bedhampton Social Hall, 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
1st,    15th.

Thursday 8.00-10.00 Chichester FDG Fishbourne Centre, Blackboy Lane, Fishbourne, PO18 8BE. Sue Frost 01243 552539 http://chifdg.weebly.com
3rd, Caller Nigel Beaton,    17th, Club callers,    31st, 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.
3rd,    10th,    17th,    24th,    31st.

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

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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

9

1.30-3.30 FolkActive Dances with Live Music for the over-50s. Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE. www.folkactive.org.uk/activities/folkactive-dances

16

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

17

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

Sat19

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

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.

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. Polish Club Hall, 507 Portswood Road, Southampton, SO17 2TH. 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
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
12th,    26th.

Thursday 8.00-10.00 Chichester FDG Fishbourne Centre, Blackboy Lane, Fishbourne, PO18 8BE. Sue Frost 01243 552539 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 8.00-10.30 Irish Set Dancing. Polish Club Hall, 507 Portswood Road, Southampton, SO17 2TH. 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 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 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 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.

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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

Sat 18

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

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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

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.

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

4th,    11th,    18th,    25th.

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

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

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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 29

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

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