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Dance Diary here (PDF)

Last Updated 09-June-2024

It is very adviseable under current conditions to contact the organisers before travelling to a dance to ensure it is still on.

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Day Date Band Location Contact email website Cost Other info Spare Dance type Map SatNav
Mon 3-Jun-24 Batty Moss Band Oatlands Mount Club, 1 Coronation Avenue, Harrogate, HG2 8BY Contact Bob Carter. 01423 863 433. email website £2.50 8.00 - 10.30 pm. Heatherdene FDC.     map 53.978404, -1.530568
Wed 5-Jun-24   RAFA Club, Cambridge Street, Batley, WF17 5JH.     website £4.00 7.30 - 10.00 pm. Yorkshire Mixtures Folk Dance Club.    CLUB map 53.713149,-1.634672
Thu 6-Jun-24   Gracious Street Methodist Church, Chapel St, Knaresborough HG5 8AN Keith Burton 07776 210927 or Jeanette Mowat 01423 867511 email   £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Beginners Welcome. Knaresborough Country Dance Club.    CLUB map 54.007032, -1.465908
Fri 7-Jun-24 recorded music & Shirley Dixon plus Rosemary, Al, Barbara & George Wrenthorpe Community Association village hall, Wrenthorpe Lane, Wrenthorpe, Wakefield, WF2 0NE  Shirley 01924 361530   website £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Wrenthorpe FDC    CLUB map 53.69839,-1.525667
Fri 7-Jun-24 Contra Sutra (USA) & Adam Hughes Greig Hall, Alcester, B49 6AD (near Stratford on Avon). 07864 926 561 email website £10.00 7.45 - 10.45 pm. Alcester Contra.   CONTRA map 52.218368, -1.867493
Sat 8-Jun-24 Charlie Turner & Contra Sutra C# House  2, Regent's Park Rd, London NW1 7AY   01628 633 962 email website £15.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. London Barn Dance.   CONTRA map 51.538209, -0.149488
Tue 11-Jun-24 All the Right Notes ! Headingley Parish Hall, St Michael's Road, Leeds, LS6 3AW 07989 618550 email website £3.00 7.45 - 9.45 pm. Note new times Leeds Contra club night CONTRA map ///cans.intelligible.tone
Wed 12-Jun-24   RAFA Club, Cambridge Street, Batley, WF17 5JH.     website £4.00 7.30 - 10.00 pm. Yorkshire Mixtures Folk Dance Club.    CLUB map 53.713149,-1.634672
Thu 13-Jun-24 TBC & John Warin Trinity Church Scout Hall, Rawdon, LS19 6AS  01535 636450 email website £3.00 8.00 - 10.30 pm.  Leeds Ceilidh club   CLUB map 53.857674, -1.688783
Thu 13-Jun-24   Gracious Street Methodist Church, Chapel St, Knaresborough HG5 8AN Keith Burton 07776 210927 or Jeanette Mowat 01423 867511 email   £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Beginners Welcome. Knaresborough Country Dance Club.    CLUB map 54.007032, -1.465908
Fri 14-Jun-24 recorded music & Shirley Dixon plus Rosemary, Al, Barbara & George Wrenthorpe Community Association village hall, Wrenthorpe Lane, Wrenthorpe, Wakefield, WF2 0NE  Shirley 01924 361530   website £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Wrenthorpe FDC    CLUB map 53.69839,-1.525667
Fri 14-Jun-24 Louise Siddons & Benjamin and Joshua Rowe Faithspace, Redland Church, Bristol, BS1 6PB   Facebook website £10.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. Bristol Contra   CONTRA map ///invest.dots.badge
Sat 15-Jun-24 Chris Dixon and Philip Rowe & Rhodri Davies
St.Paul's Parish Hall, Scotforth Rd, Lancaster LA1 4ST   email website   1.30 pm. At St Paul’s upstairs studio – door on side then up stairs. Lancaster Contra   CONTRA map ///angel.message.flattery
Sun 16-Jun-24 The Polka Dots St Aelred's Church Hall, Fifth Avenue, Tang Hall, York, YO31 0PN 01904 624216 (Ros)  email website £5.00 7.30 -10.00 pm. Includes refreshments. York Ceilidh Club.   CLUB map ///merit.fight.ants
Mon 17-Jun-24 Augmented Chords Oatlands Mount Club, 1 Coronation Avenue, Harrogate, HG2 8BY Contact Bob Carter. 01423 863 433. email website £2.50 8.00 - 10.30 pm. Heatherdene FDC.     map 53.978404, -1.530568
Wed 19-Jun-24   RAFA Club, Cambridge Street, Batley, WF17 5JH.     website £4.00 7.30 - 10.00 pm. Yorkshire Mixtures Folk Dance Club.    CLUB map 53.713149,-1.634672
Thu 20-Jun-24   Gracious Street Methodist Church, Chapel St, Knaresborough HG5 8AN Keith Burton 07776 210927 or Jeanette Mowat 01423 867511 email   £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Beginners Welcome. Knaresborough Country Dance Club.    CLUB map 54.007032, -1.465908
Fri 21-Jun-24 recorded music & Shirley Dixon plus Rosemary, Al, Barbara & George Wrenthorpe Community Association village hall, Wrenthorpe Lane, Wrenthorpe, Wakefield, WF2 0NE  Shirley 01924 361530   website £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Wrenthorpe FDC    CLUB map 53.69839,-1.525667
Fri 21-Jun-24 programme King Edward School and Sports Centre, King's Hill Road, Lichfield WS14 9DE     website   Lichfield Folk Festival   FESTIVAL
some CONTRA
map 52.675692, -1.820239
Sat 22-Jun-24 programme King Edward School and Sports Centre, King's Hill Road, Lichfield WS14 9DE     website   Lichfield Folk Festival   FESTIVAL
some CONTRA
map 52.675692, -1.820239
Sat 22-Jun-24 Contrary Faeries & Charlie Turner The Stoneyard Centre, 43 St Andrew's St, Cambridge, CB2 3AR     website £10.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. Contrabridge, a new contra dance series in central Cambridge   CONTRA map ///votes.today.chase
Sun 23-Jun-24 Beneath the Clock & Jennie Ellison, Jenny Scott, Liz Bowen Addingham Memorial Hall near Ilkley, LS29 0PD Jennie Ellison 01535 664 634 or Liz 01943 609393   website £5.00 7.00 - 9.00 pm. Addingham Ceilidh Club.   CLUB map 53.94366,-1.880808
Sun 23-Jun-24 programme King Edward School and Sports Centre, King's Hill Road, Lichfield WS14 9DE     website   Lichfield Folk Festival   FESTIVAL
some CONTRA
map 52.675692, -1.820239
Sun 23-Jun-24 Matt Quinn & Lisa Heywood Bradfield Village Hall, The Sands, Low Bradfield, Sheffield S6 6LB   Tickets   £10.00 1.00 - 4.30 pm. Workshop .. An introduction to American style Contra dancing.   CONTRA map ///humble.plank.loaf
Tue 25-Jun-24 All the Right Notes ! Headingley Parish Hall, St Michael's Road, Leeds, LS6 3AW 07989 618550 email website £3.00 7.45 - 9.45 pm. Note new times Leeds Contra club night CONTRA map ///cans.intelligible.tone
Wed 26-Jun-24   RAFA Club, Cambridge Street, Batley, WF17 5JH.     website £4.00 7.30 - 10.00 pm. Yorkshire Mixtures Folk Dance Club.    CLUB map 53.713149,-1.634672
Thu 27-Jun-24   Gracious Street Methodist Church, Chapel St, Knaresborough HG5 8AN Keith Burton 07776 210927 or Jeanette Mowat 01423 867511 email   £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Beginners Welcome. Knaresborough Country Dance Club.    CLUB map 54.007032, -1.465908
Fri 28-Jun-24 recorded music & Shirley Dixon plus Rosemary, Al, Barbara & George Wrenthorpe Community Association village hall, Wrenthorpe Lane, Wrenthorpe, Wakefield, WF2 0NE  Shirley 01924 361530   website £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Wrenthorpe FDC    CLUB map 53.69839,-1.525667
Fri 28-Jun-24 Contrasaurus & Charlie Turner and Andrew Swaine Village Hall, South Parade, Harbury, Leamington Spa, CV33 9JE     website   Stegastomp   CONTRA map ///amplifier.error.snowstorm
Sat 29-Jun-24 Dogsbody Ceilidh Band & Brenda Spence St Mary's Church Hall, Green Lane, Wyke, BD12 8 QH Margaret Roper 07785 777648   Facebook £12.50 7.30 pm. Church ceilidh.     map ///foods.spots.object
Sat 29-Jun-24 Contrasaurus & Charlie Turner and Andrew Swaine Village Hall, South Parade, Harbury, Leamington Spa, CV33 9JE     website   Stegastomp   CONTRA map ///amplifier.error.snowstorm
Sun 30-Jun-24 Contrasaurus & Charlie Turner and Andrew Swaine Village Hall, South Parade, Harbury, Leamington Spa, CV33 9JE     website   Stegastomp   CONTRA map ///amplifier.error.snowstorm

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Mon 1-Jul-24 Hot Tap Band Oatlands Mount Club, 1 Coronation Avenue, Harrogate, HG2 8BY Contact Bob Carter. 01423 863 433. email website £2.50 8.00 - 10.30 pm. Heatherdene FDC.     map 53.978404, -1.530568
Wed 3-Jul-24   RAFA Club, Cambridge Street, Batley, WF17 5JH.     website £4.00 7.30 - 10.00 pm. Yorkshire Mixtures Folk Dance Club.    CLUB map 53.713149,-1.634672
Thu 4-Jul-24   Gracious Street Methodist Church, Chapel St, Knaresborough HG5 8AN Keith Burton 07776 210927 or Jeanette Mowat 01423 867511 email   £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Beginners Welcome. Knaresborough Country Dance Club.    CLUB map 54.007032, -1.465908
Fri 5-Jul-24 recorded music & Shirley Dixon plus Rosemary, Al, Barbara & George Wrenthorpe Community Association village hall, Wrenthorpe Lane, Wrenthorpe, Wakefield, WF2 0NE  Shirley 01924 361530   website £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Wrenthorpe FDC    CLUB map 53.69839,-1.525667
Fri 5-Jul-24 programme Drax Sports & Social Club, Main Road, Drax, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8 8PJ   email website   Yorkshire Folk Dance Weekend   FESTIVAL
some CONTRA
map 53.729207, -0.994251
Sat 6-Jul-24 programme Drax Sports & Social Club, Main Road, Drax, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8 8PJ   email website   Yorkshire Folk Dance Weekend   FESTIVAL
some CONTRA
map 53.729207, -0.994251
Sun 7-Jul-24 programme Drax Sports & Social Club, Main Road, Drax, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8 8PJ   email website   Yorkshire Folk Dance Weekend   FESTIVAL
some CONTRA
map 53.729207, -0.994251
Sun 7-Jul-24 Matt Quinn and Charley Roberts & Lisa Heywood Bradfield Village Hall, The Sands, Low Bradfield, Sheffield S6 6LB   Tickets Facebook £10.00 2.30 - 5.30 pm. Contra dance.   CONTRA map ///humble.plank.loaf
Wed 10-Jul-24   RAFA Club, Cambridge Street, Batley, WF17 5JH.     website £4.00 7.30 - 10.00 pm. Yorkshire Mixtures Folk Dance Club.  Last dance until September CLUB map 53.713149,-1.634672
Thu 11-Jul-24 TBC & John Warin Trinity Church Scout Hall, Rawdon, LS19 6AS  01535 636450 email website £3.00 8.00 - 10.30 pm.  Leeds Ceilidh club   CLUB map 53.857674, -1.688783
Thu 11-Jul-24   Gracious Street Methodist Church, Chapel St, Knaresborough HG5 8AN Keith Burton 07776 210927 or Jeanette Mowat 01423 867511 email   £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Beginners Welcome. Knaresborough Country Dance Club.    CLUB map 54.007032, -1.465908
Fri 12-Jul-24 recorded music & Shirley Dixon plus Rosemary, Al, Barbara & George Wrenthorpe Community Association village hall, Wrenthorpe Lane, Wrenthorpe, Wakefield, WF2 0NE  Shirley 01924 361530   website £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Wrenthorpe FDC    CLUB map 53.69839,-1.525667
Sat 13-Jul-24 Rhodri Davies & WillPower C# House  2, Regent's Park Rd, London NW1 7AY   01628 633 962 email website £15.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. London Barn Dance.   CONTRA map 51.538209, -0.149488
Thu 18-Jul-24   Gracious Street Methodist Church, Chapel St, Knaresborough HG5 8AN Keith Burton 07776 210927 or Jeanette Mowat 01423 867511 email   £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Beginners Welcome. Knaresborough Country Dance Club.    CLUB map 54.007032, -1.465908
Fri 19-Jul-24 recorded music & Shirley Dixon plus Rosemary, Al, Barbara & George Wrenthorpe Community Association village hall, Wrenthorpe Lane, Wrenthorpe, Wakefield, WF2 0NE  Shirley 01924 361530   website £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Wrenthorpe FDC    CLUB map 53.69839,-1.525667
Sun 21-Jul-24 Beneath the Clock & Jennie Ellison, Jenny Scott, Liz Bowen Addingham Memorial Hall near Ilkley, LS29 0PD Jennie Ellison 01535 664 634 or Liz 01943 609393   website £5.00 7.00 - 9.00 pm. Addingham Ceilidh Club.   CLUB map 53.94366,-1.880808
Sun 21-Jul-24   St Aelred's Church Hall, Fifth Avenue, Tang Hall, York, YO31 0PN 01904 624216 (Ros)  email website £5.00 7.30 -10.00 pm. Includes refreshments. York Ceilidh Club.   CLUB map ///merit.fight.ants
Thu 25-Jul-24 whats on Castle Park, Warwick, CV34 6AH     website   Warwick Folk Festival   FESTIVAL map ///dive.tanks.feed
Fri 26-Jul-24 recorded music & Shirley Dixon plus Rosemary, Al, Barbara & George Wrenthorpe Community Association village hall, Wrenthorpe Lane, Wrenthorpe, Wakefield, WF2 0NE  Shirley 01924 361530   website £3.00 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Wrenthorpe FDC    CLUB map 53.69839,-1.525667
Fri 26-Jul-24 whats on Castle Park, Warwick, CV34 6AH     website   Warwick Folk Festival   FESTIVAL map ///dive.tanks.feed
Sat 27-Jul-24 whats on Castle Park, Warwick, CV34 6AH     website   Warwick Folk Festival   FESTIVAL map ///dive.tanks.feed
Sun 28-Jul-24 whats on Castle Park, Warwick, CV34 6AH     website   Warwick Folk Festival   FESTIVAL map ///dive.tanks.feed

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Fri 2-Aug-24 Taster-Prog-2024 Sidmouth     website   70th Sidmouth Folk Festival   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Sat 3-Aug-24 Taster-Prog-2024 Sidmouth     website   70th Sidmouth Folk Festival   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Sun 4-Aug-24 Taster-Prog-2024 Sidmouth     website   70th Sidmouth Folk Festival   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Mon 5-Aug-24 Taster-Prog-2024 Sidmouth     website   70th Sidmouth Folk Festival   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Tue 6-Aug-24 Taster-Prog-2024 Sidmouth     website   70th Sidmouth Folk Festival   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Wed 7-Aug-24 Taster-Prog-2024 Sidmouth     website   70th Sidmouth Folk Festival   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Thu 8-Aug-24 Taster-Prog-2024 Sidmouth     website   70th Sidmouth Folk Festival   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Fri 9-Aug-24 Taster-Prog-2024 Sidmouth     website   70th Sidmouth Folk Festival   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Fri 9-Aug-24 dance programme Sarah Thorne Theatre, Broadstairs   email website   Broadstairs Folk Week   FESTIVAL map ///green.thus.mugs
Sat 10-Aug-24 dance programme Sarah Thorne Theatre, Broadstairs   email website   Broadstairs Folk Week   FESTIVAL map ///green.thus.mugs
Sun 11-Aug-24 dance programme Sarah Thorne Theatre, Broadstairs   email website   Broadstairs Folk Week   FESTIVAL map ///green.thus.mugs
Mon 12-Aug-24 dance programme Sarah Thorne Theatre, Broadstairs   email website   Broadstairs Folk Week   FESTIVAL map ///green.thus.mugs
Tue 13-Aug-24 dance programme Sarah Thorne Theatre, Broadstairs   email website   Broadstairs Folk Week   FESTIVAL map ///green.thus.mugs
Wed 14-Aug-24 dance programme Sarah Thorne Theatre, Broadstairs   email website   Broadstairs Folk Week   FESTIVAL map ///green.thus.mugs
Thu 15-Aug-24 dance programme Sarah Thorne Theatre, Broadstairs   email website   Broadstairs Folk Week   FESTIVAL map ///green.thus.mugs
Fri 16-Aug-24 dance programme Sarah Thorne Theatre, Broadstairs   email website   Broadstairs Folk Week   FESTIVAL map ///green.thus.mugs
Sat 17-Aug-24 Ali Messer and Mollie Koenigsberger & Lynne Render St Chads Hall, Otley Road, Leeds, LS16 5JT Rob Mansfield 07833 432252     FREE 1.00 - 4.00 pm. Celebration party and contra dance in memory of Liz Mansfield. Party food included. Bar available.   CONTRA map ///beard.ruby.nights
Sat 17-Aug-24 whats on when Whitby Spa Pavilion Hall     Dances and ceilidhs   57th Whitby Folk Week   FESTIVAL CONTRA   ///issue.resonated.yard
Sun 18-Aug-24 whats on when Whitby Spa Pavilion Hall     Dances and ceilidhs   57th Whitby Folk Week   FESTIVAL CONTRA   ///issue.resonated.yard
Mon 19-Aug-24 whats on when Whitby Spa Pavilion Hall     Dances and ceilidhs   57th Whitby Folk Week   FESTIVAL CONTRA   ///issue.resonated.yard
Tue 20-Aug-24 whats on when Whitby Spa Pavilion Hall     Dances and ceilidhs   57th Whitby Folk Week   FESTIVAL CONTRA   ///issue.resonated.yard
Wed 21-Aug-24 whats on when Whitby Spa Pavilion Hall     Dances and ceilidhs   57th Whitby Folk Week   FESTIVAL CONTRA   ///issue.resonated.yard
Thu 22-Aug-24 whats on when Whitby Spa Pavilion Hall     Dances and ceilidhs   57th Whitby Folk Week   FESTIVAL CONTRA   ///issue.resonated.yard
Fri 23-Aug-24 whats on when Whitby Spa Pavilion Hall     Dances and ceilidhs   57th Whitby Folk Week   FESTIVAL CONTRA   ///issue.resonated.yard
Fri 23-Aug-24 who is on when West Mid Showground (locally signed Agricultural Showground), Gravel Hill Lane, Shrewsbury, SY1 2PF     website   Shrewsbury Folk Festival   FESTIVAL map ///winter.golf.choice
Sat 24-Aug-24 who is on when West Mid Showground (locally signed Agricultural Showground), Gravel Hill Lane, Shrewsbury, SY1 2PF     website   Shrewsbury Folk Festival   FESTIVAL map ///winter.golf.choice
Sun 25-Aug-24 who is on when West Mid Showground (locally signed Agricultural Showground), Gravel Hill Lane, Shrewsbury, SY1 2PF     website   Shrewsbury Folk Festival   FESTIVAL map ///winter.golf.choice
Mon 26-Aug-24 who is on when West Mid Showground (locally signed Agricultural Showground), Gravel Hill Lane, Shrewsbury, SY1 2PF     website   Shrewsbury Folk Festival   FESTIVAL map ///winter.golf.choice
Sat 31-Aug-24 Box of Frogs & Lauren Catlin and Sally Vernon The Stoneyard Centre, 43 St Andrew's St, Cambridge, CB2 3AR     website £10.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. Contrabridge, a new contra dance series in central Cambridge   CONTRA map ///votes.today.chase

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Thu 5-Sep-24 ceilidh and contra Bromyard, HR7 4NT     website       FESTIVAL
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map ///grab.belts.implanted
Fri 6-Sep-24 ceilidh and contra Bromyard, HR7 4NT     website       FESTIVAL
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map ///grab.belts.implanted
Sat 7-Sep-24 ceilidh and contra Bromyard, HR7 4NT     website       FESTIVAL
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map ///grab.belts.implanted
Sun 8-Sep-24 ceilidh and contra Bromyard, HR7 4NT     website       FESTIVAL
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map ///grab.belts.implanted
Wed 11-Sep-24   RAFA Club, Cambridge Street, Batley, WF17 5JH.     website £4.00 7.30 - 10.00 pm. Yorkshire Mixtures Folk Dance Club.    CLUB map 53.713149,-1.634672
Fri 13-Sep-24 Bearded Dragons & Louise Siddons Greig Hall, Alcester, B49 6AD (near Stratford on Avon). 07864 926 561 email website £10.00 7.45 - 10.45 pm. Alcester Contra.   CONTRA map 52.218368, -1.867493
Sat 14-Sep-24 Philip & Benjamin & Charlie Turner St Aelred's Church Hall, Harrogate HG2 7BE   email website £10.00 7.45 pm. Harrogate Contra    CONTRA map ///groups.inform.civil
Sat 14-Sep-24 Adam Hughes & Linda Game Band C# House  2, Regent's Park Rd, London NW1 7AY   01628 633 962 email website £15.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. London Barn Dance.   CONTRA map 51.538209, -0.149488
Sun 15-Sep-24 The Polka Dots St Aelred's Church Hall, Fifth Avenue, Tang Hall, York, YO31 0PN 01904 624216 (Ros)  email website £5.00 7.30 -10.00 pm. Includes refreshments. York Ceilidh Club.   CLUB map ///merit.fight.ants
Sat 28-Sep-24 Joshua Rowe and Philip Rowe &  Diane Silver St Chads Hall, Otley Road, Leeds, LS16 5JT Richard 07989 618550 email website £12.00 7.30 - 11.00 pm. Bar.  Leeds Contra Special  CONTRA map ///beard.ruby.nights
Sat 28-Sep-24 Nozzy & Nicola Scott The Stoneyard Centre, 43 St Andrew's St, Cambridge, CB2 3AR     website £10.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. Contrabridge, a new contra dance series in central Cambridge   CONTRA map ///votes.today.chase
Mon 30-Sep-24 Will Allen, Rowan Piggot and Gareth Kiddier & Diane Silver (USA) Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email website   Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134
Tue 1-Oct-24 Will Allen, Rowan Piggot and Gareth Kiddier & Diane Silver (USA) Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email     Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134
Wed 2-Oct-24 Will Allen, Rowan Piggot and Gareth Kiddier & Diane Silver (USA) Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email     Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134
Thu 3-Oct-24 Will Allen, Rowan Piggot and Gareth Kiddier & Diane Silver (USA) Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email   Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134
Fri 4-Oct-24 Old Time Contra band & Diane Silver Greig Hall, Alcester, B49 6AD (near Stratford on Avon). 07864 926 561 email website £10.00 7.45 - 10.45 pm. Alcester Contra.   CONTRA map 52.218368, -1.867493
Sat 12-Oct-24 Diane Silver & Old Time Contra Band with Gareth Kiddier C# House  2, Regent's Park Rd, London NW1 7AY   01628 633 962 email website £15.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. London Barn Dance.   CONTRA map 51.538209, -0.149488
Sun 20-Oct-24 The Polka Dots St Aelred's Church Hall, Fifth Avenue, Tang Hall, York, YO31 0PN 01904 624216 (Ros)  email website £5.00 7.30 -10.00 pm. Includes refreshments. York Ceilidh Club.   CLUB map ///merit.fight.ants
Sat 26-Oct-24 Linda Game Band (trio) & Andrew Swaine St Chads Hall, Otley Road, Leeds, LS16 5JT Richard 07989 618550 email website £12.00 7.30 - 11.00 pm. Bar.  Leeds Contra Special  CONTRA map ///beard.ruby.nights
Sat 26-Oct-24 King Kontra & Rob Humphrey The Stoneyard Centre, 43 St Andrew's St, Cambridge, CB2 3AR     website £10.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. Contrabridge, a new contra dance series in central Cambridge   CONTRA map ///votes.today.chase
Sat 9-Nov-24 Jaje Wood & Contrasaurus C# House  2, Regent's Park Rd, London NW1 7AY   01628 633 962 email website £15.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. London Barn Dance.   CONTRA map 51.538209, -0.149488
Fri 15-Nov-24 Ali Messer, Mollie Koenigsberger and Matt Norman & Rhodri Daviesand Mark Elvins Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 01984 618 274 email website   Halsway The 21st Zesty Contra Weekend   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250132
Sat 16-Nov-24 Edward Wallace and Heather McAslan & Lisa Heywood
St.Paul's Parish Hall, Scotforth Rd, Lancaster LA1 4ST   email website   1.30 pm. At St Paul’s upstairs studio – door on side then up stairs. Lancaster Contra   CONTRA map ///angel.message.flattery
Sat 16-Nov-24 Ali Messer, Mollie Koenigsberger and Matt Norman & Rhodri Daviesand Mark Elvins Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 01984 618 274 email website   Halsway The 21st Zesty Contra Weekend   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250132
Sun 17-Nov-24 Ali Messer, Mollie Koenigsberger and Matt Norman & Rhodri Daviesand Mark Elvins Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 01984 618 274 email website   Halsway The 21st Zesty Contra Weekend   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250132
Sun 17-Nov-24 The Polka Dots St Aelred's Church Hall, Fifth Avenue, Tang Hall, York, YO31 0PN 01904 624216 (Ros)  email website £5.00 7.30 -10.00 pm. Includes refreshments. York Ceilidh Club.   CLUB map ///merit.fight.ants
Fri 22-Nov-24 Vertical Expression & Liam Binley Greig Hall, Alcester, B49 6AD (near Stratford on Avon). 07864 926 561 email website £10.00 7.45 - 10.45 pm. Alcester Contra.   CONTRA map 52.218368, -1.867493
Sat 23-Nov-24 Vertical Expression and Rhodri Davies St Chads Hall, Otley Road, Leeds, LS16 5JT Richard 07989 618550 email website £12.00 7.30 - 11.00 pm. Bar.  Leeds Contra Special  CONTRA map ///beard.ruby.nights
Sat 30-Nov-24 Fiddlechicks & Adam Hughes The Stoneyard Centre, 43 St Andrew's St, Cambridge, CB2 3AR     website £10.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. Contrabridge, a new contra dance series in central Cambridge   CONTRA map ///votes.today.chase
Sat 14-Dec-24 Lynne Render & King Kontra String Band C# House  2, Regent's Park Rd, London NW1 7AY   01628 633 962 email website £15.00 8.00 - 11.00 pm. London Barn Dance.   CONTRA map 51.538209, -0.149488
Sun 15-Dec-24 The Polka Dots St Aelred's Church Hall, Fifth Avenue, Tang Hall, York, YO31 0PN 01904 624216 (Ros)  email website £5.00 7.30 -10.00 pm. Includes refreshments. York Ceilidh Club.   CLUB map ///merit.fight.ants

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  Date Band Location Contact email website Cost Other info Spare Dance type Map SatNav
Sat 18-Jan-25 Ali Messer, Linda Game,Philip Rowe & Cis Hinkle Real Marina Hotel, Olhão, Portugal 01254 445050, 07843 269357 email website £995.00 Winter Folk Dancing in the Sun   CONTRA map  
Sun 19-Jan-25 Ali Messer, Linda Game,Philip Rowe & Cis Hinkle Real Marina Hotel, Olhão, Portugal 01254 445050, 07843 269357 email website £995.00 Winter Folk Dancing in the Sun   CONTRA map  
Mon 20-Jan-25 Ali Messer, Linda Game,Philip Rowe & Cis Hinkle Real Marina Hotel, Olhão, Portugal 01254 445050, 07843 269357 email website £995.00 Winter Folk Dancing in the Sun   CONTRA map  
Tue 21-Jan-25 Ali Messer, Linda Game,Philip Rowe & Cis Hinkle Real Marina Hotel, Olhão, Portugal 01254 445050, 07843 269357 email website £995.00 Winter Folk Dancing in the Sun   CONTRA map  
Wed 22-Jan-25 Ali Messer, Linda Game,Philip Rowe & Cis Hinkle Real Marina Hotel, Olhão, Portugal 01254 445050, 07843 269357 email website £995.00 Winter Folk Dancing in the Sun   CONTRA map  
Thu 23-Jan-25 Ali Messer, Linda Game,Philip Rowe & Cis Hinkle Real Marina Hotel, Olhão, Portugal 01254 445050, 07843 269357 email website £995.00 Winter Folk Dancing in the Sun   CONTRA map  
Fri 24-Jan-25 Ali Messer, Linda Game,Philip Rowe & Cis Hinkle Real Marina Hotel, Olhão, Portugal 01254 445050, 07843 269357 email website £995.00 Winter Folk Dancing in the Sun   CONTRA map  
Sat 25-Jan-25 Ali Messer, Linda Game,Philip Rowe & Cis Hinkle Real Marina Hotel, Olhão, Portugal 01254 445050, 07843 269357 email website £995.00 Winter Folk Dancing in the Sun   CONTRA map  
Sun 26-Jan-25 Ali Messer, Linda Game,Philip Rowe & Cis Hinkle Real Marina Hotel, Olhão, Portugal 01254 445050, 07843 269357 email website £995.00 Winter Folk Dancing in the Sun   CONTRA map  
Mon 27-Jan-25 Ali Messer, Linda Game,Philip Rowe & Cis Hinkle Real Marina Hotel, Olhão, Portugal 01254 445050, 07843 269357 email website £995.00 Winter Folk Dancing in the Sun   CONTRA map  
Tue 28-Jan-25 Ali Messer, Linda Game,Philip Rowe & Cis Hinkle Real Marina Hotel, Olhão, Portugal 01254 445050, 07843 269357 email website £995.00 Winter Folk Dancing in the Sun   CONTRA map  
Sat 1-Feb-25 Chris Dixon and Arthur Capelier-Mourguy & Rhodri Davies St.Paul's Parish Hall, Scotforth Rd, Lancaster LA1 4ST   email website   1.30 pm. At St Paul’s upstairs studio – door on side then up stairs. Lancaster Contra   CONTRA map ///angel.message.flattery
Wed 5-Feb-25 Wild Asparagus Carambola Beach Resort, St Croix, US Virgin Islands   contact website $2550 Tropical Dance Vacations in St. Croix!   CONTRA map  
Thu 6-Feb-25 Wild Asparagus Carambola Beach Resort, St Croix, US Virgin Islands   contact website $2550 Tropical Dance Vacations in St. Croix!   CONTRA map  
Fri 7-Feb-25 Wild Asparagus Carambola Beach Resort, St Croix, US Virgin Islands   contact website $2550 Tropical Dance Vacations in St. Croix!   CONTRA map  
Sat 8-Feb-25 Wild Asparagus Carambola Beach Resort, St Croix, US Virgin Islands   contact website $2550 Tropical Dance Vacations in St. Croix!   CONTRA map  
Sun 9-Feb-25 Wild Asparagus Carambola Beach Resort, St Croix, US Virgin Islands   contact website $2550 Tropical Dance Vacations in St. Croix!   CONTRA map  
Mon 10-Feb-25 Wild Asparagus Carambola Beach Resort, St Croix, US Virgin Islands   contact website $2550 Tropical Dance Vacations in St. Croix!   CONTRA map  
Tue 11-Feb-25 Wild Asparagus Carambola Beach Resort, St Croix, US Virgin Islands   contact website $2550 Tropical Dance Vacations in St. Croix!   CONTRA map  
Wed 12-Feb-25 Wild Asparagus Carambola Beach Resort, St Croix, US Virgin Islands   contact website $2550 Tropical Dance Vacations in St. Croix!   CONTRA map  
Mon 17-Mar-25 Linda Game and Gareth Kiddier & Geoff cubitt Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website   Halsway Contra and Square Dance 2025   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250144
Tue 18-Mar-25 Linda Game and Gareth Kiddier & Geoff cubitt Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website   Halsway Contra and Square Dance 2025   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250144
Wed 19-Mar-25 Linda Game and Gareth Kiddier & Geoff cubitt Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website   Halsway Contra and Square Dance 2025   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250144
Thu 20-Mar-25 Linda Game and Gareth Kiddier & Geoff cubitt Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website   Halsway Contra and Square Dance 2025   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250144
Fri 21-Mar-25 Linda Game and Gareth Kiddier & Geoff cubitt Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website   Halsway Contra and Square Dance 2025   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250144
Wed 2-Apr-25 Wild Asparagus & George Marshall King’s School, Ely     website $1450 9th Contra Holiday in Medieval England   CONTRA    
Thu 3-Apr-25 Wild Asparagus & George Marshall King’s School, Ely     website $1450 9th Contra Holiday in Medieval England   CONTRA    
Fri 4-Apr-25 Wild Asparagus & George Marshall King’s School, Ely     website $1450 9th Contra Holiday in Medieval England   CONTRA    
Sat 5-Apr-25 Wild Asparagus & George Marshall King’s School, Ely     website $1450 9th Contra Holiday in Medieval England   CONTRA    
Sun 6-Apr-25 Wild Asparagus & George Marshall King’s School, Ely     website $1450 9th Contra Holiday in Medieval England   CONTRA    
Mon 7-Apr-25 Wild Asparagus & George Marshall King’s School, Ely     website $1450 9th Contra Holiday in Medieval England   CONTRA    
Tue 8-Apr-25 Wild Asparagus & George Marshall King’s School, Ely     website $1450 9th Contra Holiday in Medieval England   CONTRA    
Sat 12-Apr-25 Heather McAslan (piano) and Philip Rowe (fiddle) & Rachel Lynn St Aelred's Church Hall, Harrogate HG2 7BE   email website £10.00 7.45 pm. Harrogate Contra    CONTRA map ///groups.inform.civil
Fri 2-May-25   The De Montfort School, Four Pools Road, Evesham, WR11 1DQ     website   May Heydays   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Sat 3-May-25   The De Montfort School, Four Pools Road, Evesham, WR11 1DQ     website   May Heydays   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Sun 4-May-25   The De Montfort School, Four Pools Road, Evesham, WR11 1DQ     website   May Heydays   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Mon 5-May-25   The De Montfort School, Four Pools Road, Evesham, WR11 1DQ     website   May Heydays   FESTIVAL some CONTRA map  
Fri 9-May-25 WillPower & Louise Siddons and Heather McAslan Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website £390.00 Halsway Contra Camp   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250144
Sat 10-May-25 WillPower & Louise Siddons and Heather McAslan Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website £390.00 Halsway Contra Camp   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250144
Sun 11-May-25 WillPower & Louise Siddons and Heather McAslan Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website £390.00 Halsway Contra Camp   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250144
Mon 12-May-25 Bruce Rosen and Audrey Knuth & Sue Rosen Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website £460.00 Halsway Spring American Contra Dance Week   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250135
Tue 13-May-25 Bruce Rosen and Audrey Knuth & Sue Rosen Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website £460.00 Halsway Spring American Contra Dance Week   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250135
Wed 14-May-25 Bruce Rosen and Audrey Knuth & Sue Rosen Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website £460.00 Halsway Spring American Contra Dance Week   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250135
Thu 15-May-25 Bruce Rosen and Audrey Knuth & Sue Rosen Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website £460.00 Halsway Spring American Contra Dance Week   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250135
Fri 16-May-25 Bruce Rosen and Audrey Knuth & Sue Rosen Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1987 618 274 email website £460.00 Halsway Spring American Contra Dance Week   CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250135
Sat 5-Jul-25 Contrary Faeries & Andrew Swaine St.Paul's Parish Hall, Scotforth Rd, Lancaster LA1 4ST   email website   1.30 pm. At St Paul’s upstairs studio – door on side then up stairs. Lancaster Contra   CONTRA map ///angel.message.flattery
Sat 27-Sep-25 Band and caller TBC St Chads Hall, Otley Road, Leeds, LS16 5JT Richard 07989 618550 email website £12.00 7.30 - 11.00 pm. Bar.  Leeds Contra Special  CONTRA map ///beard.ruby.nights
Mon 29-Sep-25 Cis Himkle Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email     Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week TBC CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134
Tue 30-Sep-25 Cis Himkle Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email     Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week TBC CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134
Wed 1-Oct-25 Cis Himkle Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email     Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week TBC CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134
Thu 2-Oct-25 Cis Himkle Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email     Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week TBC CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134
Sat 18-Oct-25 Linda Game (fiddle) and Philip Rowe (piano) & Louise Siddons St Aelred's Church Hall, Harrogate HG2 7BE   email website £10.00 7.45 pm. Harrogate Contra    CONTRA map ///groups.inform.civil
Sat 1-Nov-25 Box of Frogs & Louise Siddons St Chads Hall, Otley Road, Leeds, LS16 5JT Richard 07989 618550 email website £12.00 7.30 - 11.00 pm. Bar.  Leeds Contra Special  CONTRA map ///beard.ruby.nights
Sat 1-Nov-25 Ben Farmer, Chris Dixon, and Arthur Capelier-Mourguy & Rhodri Davies St.Paul's Parish Hall, Scotforth Rd, Lancaster LA1 4ST   email website   1.30 pm. At St Paul’s upstairs studio – door on side then up stairs. Lancaster Contra   CONTRA map ///angel.message.flattery
Sat 29-Nov-25 Portland Drive & Geoff Cubitt  St Chads Hall, Otley Road, Leeds, LS16 5JT Richard 07989 618550 email website £12.00 7.30 - 11.00 pm. Bar.  Leeds Contra Special  CONTRA map ///beard.ruby.nights

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  Date Band Location Contact email website Cost Other info Spare Dance type Map SatNav
Mon 5-Oct-26 Seth Tepfer Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email     Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week TBC CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134
Tue 6-Oct-26 Seth Tepfer Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email     Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week TBC CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134
Wed 7-Oct-26 Seth Tepfer Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email     Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week TBC CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134
Thu 8-Oct-26 Seth Tepfer Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, TA4 4BD 1986 618 274 email     Halsway Autumn American Contra Dance Week TBC CONTRA map 51.13591, -3.250134

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