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BALBOATIME - Balboa Fridays ~ classes & freestyle
Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary CO7 6JU
2nd & 4th Friday of month ~ £5 — see balboatime.co.uk [NOT 28/12]
DO 7:15 : beginners 7:30~8:45, intermediates 9~9:45, practice/social till 10:45


JIVEBUNNIES Swing-Jive & Lindyhop & Stroll classes
Mon Rockland St. Mary • Wed Blythburgh • Thurs Beccles
Fri Beccles Stroll Mania - Nigel & Gill ~ 07986 011863 jivebunnies.com


SwingJive Sudbury Sunday classes (7~9)
Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd.), Sudbury CO10 2RR
£6 with teacher Sharon ~ see swingjive-sudbury.co.uk
1st session of 2019 is 13th January



GET IN THE SWING "Beginners Lindy Hop" classes
beginner course Tuesdays 7:15~8:15 (+ 30mins. practice)
Village Hall, Hay Street, Steeple Morden, Royston, Herts SG8 0PD
beginner course Wednesdays 7:30~8:30 (+ 30mins. practice)
Village Hall, Aylmer Close, Risby, Bury St. Edmunds IP28 6RT
all with Paul & Debbie, followed by 1-hr Intermediate class (+ 30mins practice)
info 01763 242949 — see GetInTheSwing.com


Mr Dickie Bows    40s-Jive/50s-RnR classes with Rose
40's Swing-Jive • Mon. 7:30~9:30 Ash. & E.Hawkwell Memorial Hall SS4 3HF
50's R'n'R • Thurs. 7:30~10 Rawreth Village Hall SS11 8SH
£5/session info Rose Everett 07712 176361 OR see MRDICKIEBOWS.co.uk
[ also  FACEBOOK  &  YOUTUBE ]



HEP TO STEP — 1940's Swing-Jive & Lindy Hop classes
Westerfield Village Hall, Church Lane, Westerfield  (just north of Ipswich) IP6 9BE
with Teresa & Geoff ~ contact 01473 719797 / bteresaxx@gmail.com
most Sundays [D.O. 2:30] • Beginner session 2:45~3:45 • Improver session 4:15~5:15
restart on 13th Jan - £5 per session — see hep-to-step.co.uk


SWING DANCE classes ~ TUESDAYS • D.O.7:45
Community Centre, Camping Land, Beech Close (off London St A1065), Swaffham PE37 7RB
Beg. Jive & Boogie 8~8:45 • Lindy-Hop Beg./Improver 9~9:45 • Social/practice 9:45~10:30
no partner needed • contact 07725 939223 ~ see JumpJiveSwing.com


BLUEST BLUES Modern Blues Dancing
... adding Style, Musicality & Connection  —  see BLUESTBLUES.co.uk
Norwich THURS. 7~10 • 45-min class (not 1st of mth), then freestyle £8
Stafford Hall, Costessey Centre, Longwater Lane, Norwich NR8 5AH


Fri. 21st Dec - DELPHI "Suffolk Outlaws" XMAS line-dance  [7:45~11]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
with band Stone Cold Country - licensed bar, please do not BYO
free to mbrs ~ £6 otherwise, i.a.o. Delphi Restoration fund - see DELPHI-CLUB

Fri. 21st Dec - CONCLUB R'n'R Friday   [7:15~11:30]

Chelmsford Cons. Club, 101 Moulsham Street (corner Braemar Ave), Chelmsford   CM2 0JG
DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine playing R'n'R/Doo Wop/Rockabilly/Early R&B
£2 non-members (free for mbrs) - friendly club, decent bar prices ~ see ConClubChelmsford.co.uk

Fri. 21st Dec - ILLUMINATION (Light) Expressive freestyle  [8~12]

Storey’s Field Centre, 27 Eddington Avenue, Eddlington, Cambridge   CB3 0DJ
DJs Pete Shillito & CJ ~ licensed bar • good parking
£10 ~ info 07768 435362 ~ organiser Dancexcess.co.uk
be sure to see FACEBOOK for Modern-Jive goals/expectations

Fri. 21st Dec - BLUEST BLUES XMAS Party late-night freestyle  [8~2]

Connaught Hall, Station Road, Attleborough, Norfolk   NR17 2AS
£10 ~ hosted by Carol • good parking — lots of Xmas goodies
£12 (£10 if flag FB as "Going") - see FACEBOOK

Fri. 21st Dec - XMAS "MOMENTS" 1930s & 1940s Dance  [7:30~11:30]

Kessingland Workmans Club, The Avenue, Kessingland   NR33 7QD
DJs Three Bits of Rhythm & Vintage Rob & Big John's Special
playing for Swing, Balboa, Shag, Foxtrot, Waltz, Quickstep ...
£5 otd - licensed bar ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 22nd Dec - FATS CITY XMAS party night  [7~11:45]

Budworth Hall, High Street, Chipping Ongar, Essex   CM5 9JG
resident DJ Dinger & guest Jimmy Guntrip
large sprung dancefloor, licensed bar, free carpark opp.
£7 ~ for info, contact Dinger 07766 626480 + see FACEBOOK

Sat. 22nd Dec - DANCEASY XMAS DANCE  [7~10:30]

Copdock Village Hall, London Road (old A12, opp. Best Western Ipswich hotel), Copdock   IP8 3JN
Sharon & Graham host this Ballroom/Latin based social with some fun/party dances
dress-code: smart casual, licensed bar, BYO nibbles / plate-to-share • good parking
raffle i.a.o. Help for Heroes [prize donations welcome]
£6 - info/tkts from hosts 07946 347167/07790 230651 ~ see danceasy.co.uk

Sat. 22nd Dec - TERESA JAY STRICTLY Ballroom/Latin Social  [7:30~10:30]

Bealings Village Hall, Lodge Road, Little Bealings   IP13 6LH
£15 couple • good parking, BYO drinks/nibbles • NO Sequence
see TeresaJay.co.uk

Sun. 23rd Dec - PRE-CHRISTMAS 50/50 Dance  [8~11:15,D.O. 7:45]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
music by Strictly for Fun ~ 50/50 Ballroom+Latin & Sequence
dresscode festive, bar avail. please DO NOT BYO
tkts £7 in advance - contact Ray Ward 01206 263189/07788 131197 or delphicentreusergroup@gmail.com
i.a.o. Delphi refurbishment fund - see FACEBOOK

Thu. 27th Dec - TANGO “BETWIXTMAS” Milonga  [4~8]

Riverside Centre, Stratford St. Andrew (A12 near Saxmundham)   IP17 1LL
DJ Paul ~ £7, everyone welcome - see SuffolkTango.org.uk

Sat. 29th Dec - Masquerade Big Band Dance  [7:30~12, DO 7]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd.), Sudbury, Suffolk   CO10 2RR
Swing Machine Big Band (17-piece) & DJ Mayfair Music (during intervals)
playing for dancing thru' the decades 20's~60's — see DanceWithUsSuffolk.co.uk
Black Tie Charity dance i.a.o. "UPBEAT" Heart Support
dress to impress, ladies come in decade you most enjoy • licensed bar • BYO nibbles, but NOT drinks

tickets £16.50 ~ tkts via Sudbury tourist office (library) or contact Phil 07909 993799

Mon. 31st Dec - CACTUS NEW YEAR Stomp/Sleepover  [8:30~1]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
Host DJ Texas Tommy & guest DJs Vintage Rob + Mark's Kickin' the Boogie
caravans/motorhomes welcome to overnight, but booking essential
£8 for dance, £12 p.p. to also overstay • free tea/coffee/nibbles ~ see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Mon. 31st Dec - BURYTANGO NEW YEAR Milonga  [8~12:30]

John Peel Centre, Church Walk, Stowmarket   IP14 1ET
DJ Paul playing mainly traditional tango with a few alternative & nuevo tracks
advance tkt ONLY ~ £12 from BuryTango.co.uk
- includes nibles & midnight glass of bubbly

Mon. 31st Dec - NEW YEAR'S EVE dance  [8~1]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
live band Route 66 playing popular rock & soul covers
please DO NOT BYO drinks - licensed bar available • also raffle
£20, advance ticket ONLY ~ includes supper - book via Denise 07809 426609

Mon. 31st Dec - [11th] NEW YEAR'S EVE party 

I-St-A Village Hall, Top Road, Ilketshall St Andrew, Beccles   NR34 8JA
DJ Jamboree featuring The Baker Boy • The Swing Kid • Shotgun Donny
plus Sgt Bilko • Nutty Steve • Andy AV8 ~ large wooden dancefloor

light refreshments supplied, BYO drink ~ bring plate of food for shared buffet
£5 OTD ~ details Andy Garner 07788 966640

Mon. 31st Dec - NEW YEAR'S EVE BIGBAND party/dance  [7:30~1]

Village Hall, Aylmer Close, Risby, Bury St. Edmunds   IP28 6RT
Galaxy Big Band plus Get In The Swing disco [with Paul & Debbie]
BYO food & drink ~ raffle i.a.o Risby V.H.
optional dress theme is "RAZZLE DAZZLE"
- see 
FLYER
£20 tickets (& info) via 07966 765466 or info@galaxybigband.co.uk

Mon. 31st Dec - BLUESNITES New Year's Eve freestyle party  [8~1]

Jubilee Hall, School Lane, Eaton Socon (nr. St Neots)   PE19 8GW
soft drinks avail, but no bar ~ BYO drink ; bring nibbles for sharing plate ...
£12.50 in advance (£15 OTD if available) ~ see FACEBOOK

Mon. 31st Dec - JUMPBACKBOOGIE NYE dance party  [8~late]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
5-DJ spectacular ~ Be-Bop Kaz, Mac's Wax, The Mailman
and Annaleigh are joining host Adrian JJB Waters
£15 advance (£20 OTD) ~ BYO food/drinks ; large dance floor ...
to book, contact Adrian via 07738 598445 or adrian@jumpbackboogie.co.uk
[unfortunately no online/box-office booking for this event]
see FACEBOOK  &  jumpbackboogie.co.uk

Mon. 31st Dec - "Back To The Future" themed NYE Party  [8~late]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
main theme of evening is ‘The Enchantment Under The Sea Dance’
real Delorean DMC-12 on display on arrival ~ 1950's outfits encouraged but not essential

food/drink ~ Chicken & Wedges + Knickerbocker Glory [Veg. option avail on request] + glass of bubbly @12
licensed bar, ample free parking ~ I.A.O. Topcroft Recreation Ground ~ see FLYER
tkts £15 advance only (closing date 14th Dec.) from 01508 482267 or n.green@hotmail.co.uk

2019  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - CONCLUB RnR Fridays  [7:15~11:30]

Chelmsford Cons. Club, 101 Moulsham Street (corner Braemar Ave), Chelmsford   CM2 0JG
DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine playing for Rock'n'Roll/Doo Wop/Rockabilly/Early R&B
£2 non-members (free for mbrs) ; music 7:15 ~ 11:30 — friendly club with decent bar prices — see ConClubChelmsford.co.uk
Fridays 4+18/1  1+15/2  1/3  5+19/4  3+17/5  7+21/6; + also Easter Monday
April 22nd All-Dayer from 4p.m. incl. band The Blazin' Aces - £4 non-mbrs


Fri. 4th Jan - BLUESKIES Swingtime  [8~11:55]

Louis Marchesi, 17 Tombland, Norwich   NR3 1HF
DJ Three Bits of Rhythm playing 40's swing & 40's-50's RnB & RnR
see FACEBOOK

Sat. 5th Jan - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive night  [7:30~late]

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
band Class of '58 + DJ The Muffin Man playing 40s/50s R'n'R & R&B
£12 tickets in advance via Nigel/Gill 07986 011863 / 07903 556615 • BYO drinks

Sat. 5th Jan - BLUESTBLUES BluTango  [7:30~11:30]

Stafford Hall, Costessey Centre, Longwater Lane, Norwich   NR8 5AH
hosted by Carol ~ £10 — good parking - see BluestBlues.co.uk

Sun. 6th Jan - ROCKING FOXES RnR  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold (nr. Eye)   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk ~ [next 3/2,3/3,14/4]

Sun. 6th Jan - TANGONORFOLK Core Skills Intensive workshop  [10:30~3:30]

City Academy Dance Studio, 299 Bluebell Road, Norwich   NR4 7LP
Tony Ramsay & Kate Isotta ~ offering this structured & progressive teaching
£30 ~ for info/booking see FACEBOOK

Wed. 9th Jan. - MOONDOGS 50's record hop  [8~10]

Ashingdon & East Hawkwell Memorial Hall, Ashingdon Road, Rochford   SS4 3HF
DJ Radar record hop ~ most 2nd & 4th Wed. of month — contact Bill 07422 519184
£5 inc. light refreshments ; large carpark ~ [next 23/1,13+27/2,13+27/3 ...]

Sat. 12th Jan - DELPHI 40s/50s Charity dance 

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
DJ Mr Dickie Bows [Tony] playing music to suit all dance styles
i.a.o. Delphi Restoration fund - please do not BYO - licensed bar available
probably 2*free ½-hour taster classes ~ 1 with Tony [RnR], 1 with Sharon-M
— more info Sharon-M 07747 513326

Sat. 19th Jan - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK band night  [7:30~12]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Si Cranstoun + DJ Rockin Roland- info Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676
£18 advance tkt ONLY ~ book via RockAroundTheDock.co.uk

Sat. 19th Jan - Glitter Ball Ballroom & Latin American dance 
[7:30~10:30, reception 7]


Belvedere Centre, Belvoir Street, Norwich   NR2 3AZ
hosted by Allstars Dance Academy ~ allstarsdanceacademy.co.uk
bar available • free carpark — more from Sharon 01603 616894 / 07710 411218
£7.50 ~ including glass of fizz on arrival

Sat. 19th Jan - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & guest ~ for swing dancing
£6 - incl. tea, coffee & cakes, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 19th Jan - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Parish Hall   CO6 1EJ £7 ~ as per ⟨15th Jun.⟩ [next 16/2,16/3]

Sun. 20th Jan - BURYTANGO Tea Dance  [4~8]

John Peel Centre, Church Walk, Stowmarket   IP14 1ET
Dance to a variety of traditional, alternative & nuevo tracks
£7 ~ all dance levels welcome, refreshments available

2019  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - MOONDOG Wednesdays  [8~10]

Ashingdon & East Hawkwell Memorial Hall, Ashingdon Road, Rochford   SS4 3HF
DJ Radar record hop ~ 2nd & 4th Wed. of mth — contact Bill 07422 519184
£5 inc. light refreshments ; large carpark ~ see FACEBOOK
23/1  13+27/2  13+27/3  10+24/4  8+22/5  12+26/6
10+24/7  14+28/8  11+25/9  9+23/10  13+27/11  11/12


Sat. 26th Jan - DELPHI 40s/50s Charity dance 

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
DJ Mr Dickie Bows [Tony] playing music to suit all dance styles
~ i.a.o. Delphi Restoration fund - please do not BYO - licensed bar available
probably 2*free ½-hour taster classes ~ 1 with Tony [RnR], 1 with Sharon-M
— more info Sharon-M 07747 513326

Sat. 26th Jan - BLUESTBLUES Blues & Tango 

Village Hall, Aylmer Close, Risby, Bury St. Edmunds   IP28 6RT
2 halls MAIN: Blues ; SMALL: traditional & alternative Tango [+ small relaxing area off]
hosted by Carol ~ no bar, BYO but will serve soft-drinks/teas/coffee + snacks F.O.C.
more info t.b.a.

Sat. 26th Jan - GRAN MILONGA {+ lesson}  [7:30~8:15 + 8:30~12]

Kursaal Function Rooms, Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea   SS1 2WW
45 mins. Milonga class with Luis & Samira beforehand 7:30~8:15,
then LeighTango.com 5th-birthday Gran Milonga social with DJ Tom Keenes 8:30~12

£15 - see FACEBOOK [licensed bar, parking at Kursaal or carpark opp.]

Sun. 27th Jan - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guests Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob ~ £6 - as per ⟨10th Nov.⟩

Sat. 2nd Feb - DRILL HOUSE BOOGIE  [7:30~11]

Drill Hall, York Road, Gt, Yarmouth   NR30 2LZ
DJs The Muffinman & Russel - playing mix of 40's swing, 50's RnB, Ballroom & Modern Jive
stroll lesson at 8p.m. ; full bar ...
£5 ~ tkts in advance - contact Nigel/Gill 07903 556615 / 07986 011863 see jivebunnies.com

Sat. 2nd Feb - The Day the music lived (50's R'n'R dance)  [D.O. 7:30~12]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
J.S. & The Lockerbillies plus DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine
celebrating 60 years since the 'Winter Dance Party tour' 2/2/59
highlighting Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper, Ritchie Valens & Dion

BYO drinks • 'Jukebox Pearl' fundraiser i.a.o. World Scout Jamboree (USA) attendance
£12 bookable via withampublichall.co.uk OR text Pamela 07718 017959 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 2nd Feb - Early VINTAGE VALENTINE swing dance  [7:30~11:30]

Greshams (Ipswich), 312 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich   IP4 3QJ
DJs Andy AV8 + guest Radio Flyer playing swing, jive, big-band, Lindy & much more
licensed bar • limited camping spaces to stay overnight
£8 advance (£9 otd if avail)    OR £12 if do Sunday's Tea-Dance as well ~ some limited camping ...
for more info on this mini-weekender see FACEBOOK

Sun. 3rd Feb - Early VINTAGE VALENTINE Tea-Dance  [12~3]

Greshams (Ipswich), 312 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich   IP4 3QJ
DJs Andy AV8 + guest Radio Flyer playing swing, big-band, Lindy & much more
£5 in advance (£6 otd if avail) including tea/coffee & cake
see FACEBOOK ~ price deal if do Sat. evening also

Sun. 3rd Feb - ROCKING FOXES RnR  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold (nr. Eye)   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk ~ [next 3/3,14/4,12/5]

Fri. 8th Feb - BURYTANGO NEO Tango Milonga  [8~11:30ish]

Hunter Club, 6 St Andrews Street South, Bury St Edmunds   IP33 3PH
DJ Esme playing mix of alternative & nuevo music
£7 ~ bar available • nibbles provided • see FACEBOOK

Sat. 9th Feb - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & guest ~ for swing dancing
£6 - incl. tea, coffee & cakes, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 16th Feb - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Parish Hall   CO6 1EJ £7 ~as per ⟨15th Jun.⟩ [next 16/3,20/4]

Sat. 16th Feb - Soul & Motown vinyl-only night  [8p.m. start]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
DJs Kevin + [Suffolk Soul Collective] guests Kev Coulson & Mark Sutherland
playing Northern Soul, Motown, R’n’B, with a bit of Ska, Latin & Boogaloo

I.A.O. Topcroft Recreation Ground ~ see  FACEBOOK
£5 OTD - licensed Bar • raffle • ample free parking

Sat. 16th Feb - 1940s Valentines charity swing dance  [7:30~11:30]

Ilketshall St. Andrew village hall, School Road, Beccles   NR34 8HX
DJ Andy AV8 Garner plus licensed bar • raffle ~ see FLYER
I.A.O. "SENSE" ~ helping people living with complex disabilities
£8 OTD, £6 in advance from Maggie on 07517 155778 or leistonlasses@gmail.com

Sun. 17th Feb - Charity Tea Dance  [2~6]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Texas Tommy with music from 1940's & 1950's ~ i.a.o. St Helena's Hospice
£7 ~ free tea/coffee/cakes - BYO drinks ; raffle ; 40s/50s dress optional

Fri. 22nd Feb - "MOMENTS" 1930s & 1940s dance  [7:30~11:30]

Kessingland Workmans Club, The Avenue, Kessingland   NR33 7QD
resident DJ Three Bits of Rhythm & guest Vintage Rob
music for Swing, Balboa, Shag, Foxtrot, Waltz, Quickstep ...
£5 - licensed bar ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 23rd Feb - SILK TOWN Swing Out [rebooted]  [7:30~12,D.O.7]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
DJ Big John's Special (Chocksaway) playing music from the 30's, 40's & 50's
licensed bar - please DO NOT BYO • i.a.o. Delphi restoration
tkts £6 in advance (£8 OTD) - contact Paul Page 07740 654650 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sun. 3rd Mar - ROCKING FOXES RnR  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold (nr. Eye)   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk ~ [next 14/4,12/5,9/6]

Sat. 9th Mar - BADGER BOOGIE Dance  [7~8 + 8~11:45]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
DJs Andy AV8 + The Baker Boy ~ i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]

Sat. 9th Mar - Hardwick Hop Rockin’ & Boppin’ vinyl-only night  [7:30~11:30]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
DJs Mark’s Kickin’ the Boogie, Glenn "Memphis Flash" Morgan & ScatKat playing R&B + R&R
licensed bar • raffle • ample free parking ~ I.A.O. Topcroft Recreation Ground
£5 otd - see FACEBOOK

Fri. 15th Mar ~~ Mon 19th Frisking the Whiskers Swing Dance W/E

Pontin's Pakefield Holiday Park, London Road, Kessingland, Lowestoft   NR33 7PF
Friday Hot House Four • Saturday Big Six • Sunday Juke Joint Royals
at least 8 DJs over w/e ~ Teachers include Lee & Seema for Lindy
+ Peter Ayre & Janet Willis-Davenport for Shag
+ Paul Crook & Natasha Hall for Balboa, + more t.b.a.
see FACEBOOK ~ register at Frisking‑The-Whiskers.co.uk

Sat. 16th Mar - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Parish Hall   CO6 1EJ £7 ~ as per ⟨15th Jun.⟩ [next 20/4,18/5]

Sat. 23rd Mar - RED FEATHER CLUB  [7:30~late]

Red Feather Club, Horham, Denham (near Eye) Suffolk   IP21 5DG
The Hot House Four plus DJ Swing Shift [Christopher Reynolds]
licensed bar, sprung wooden dance floor
all proceeds to 95th BG Heritage association ~ remembering those who paid the ultimate price

£12 - tickets via Eventbrite nearer the event ~ details contact Andy 07788 966640

Sun. 24th Mar - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ Texas Tommy ~ £6 - as per ⟨10th Nov.⟩

Fri. 29th Mar - STRATFORD BALLYHOO ~ BALBOA dance  [7:30~11]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Andy AV8 Garner with John & Caroline hosting lesson 1st hour
£5 • BYO drinks - see Balboatime.co.uk

Sat. 30th Mar - Gangsters & Molls Prohibition W/E Swing dance 

Greshams (Ipswich), 312 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich   IP4 3QJ
entertainment from SHELLAC 78 playing finest in jazz, shag & Balboa
licensed bar • limited camping spaces to stay overnight
£8 advance (£9 otd) [£12 if do Sunday's Tea-Dance as well]
for more info on this mini-weekender see FACEBOOK

Sun. 31st Mar - Gangsters & Molls Prohibition W/E Tea-dance  [12~3]

Greshams (Ipswich), 312 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich   IP4 3QJ
entertainment from SHELLAC 78 playing finest in jazz, shag & Balboa
licensed bar • limited camping spaces to stay overnight
£5 advance (£6 otd) incl. free tea & cake [£12 if also do Saturday's evening-dance ...]
for more info on this mini-weekender see FACEBOOK

Sun. 14th Apr - ROCKING FOXES RnR  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold (nr. Eye)   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk ~ [next 12/5,9/6,7/7]

Sat. 13th Apr - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & guest ~ for swing dancing
£6 - incl. tea, coffee & cakes, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 13th Apr - Soul & Motown vinyl-only night  [8~12]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
DJ playing Northern Soul, Motown, R’n’B, with bit of Ska, Latin & Boogaloo
I.A.O. Topcroft Recreation Ground ~ see  FACEBOOK
£5 OTD - licensed Bar • raffle • ample free parking

Sat. 20th Apr - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Village Hall   CO6 1EJ £7 ~ as per ⟨15th Jun.⟩ [next 18/5,15/6]

Sat. 27th Apr - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
DJ The Muffin Man playing 40s/50s music • bar

Sat. 27th Apr - SUGAR TOWN STRUT - Jive/Swing Dance  [8~12]

Village Hall, Aylmer Close, Risby, Bury St. Edmunds   IP28 6RT
swing orchestra Down For The Count + swing DJ Paul playing 40's/50's R&B, Swing & Jazz
large dance-floor • soft drinks&nsp;included • anything stronger, BYO
£15 adv., £18 otd (if avail.) — see GetInTheSwing.com  &  FACEBOOK

Fri. 3rd May ~~ Sun 5th TANGO by the SEA w/e

Orwell Hotel, Hamilton Road, Felixstowe   IP11 7DX
Tango house party ~ local & intnl. DJs ~ 100+ dancers ~ 2 dance-floors (traditional/nuevo)
hosted by Madeline Lees - gender balanced ; £60 dance pass (early-bird 'til Jan)
info 01379 642470 or madeline@fair-green.net - see FACEBOOK

Sat. 11th May - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & guest ~ for swing dancing
£6 - incl. tea, coffee & cakes, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 11th May - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK band night  [7:30~12]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Richie & the Rockets - info Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676
£10 advance, £12 otd ~ book via RockAroundTheDock.co.uk

2019  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - ROCKING FOXES RnR  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold (nr. Eye)   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk
12/5 9/6 7/7 15/9 13/10 10/11 1/12

Sat. 18th May - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Parish Hall   CO6 1EJ £7 ~ as per ⟨15th Jun.⟩ [next 15/6,20/7]

Sat. 18th May - HARDWICK HOP Vinyl night  [7:30~11:30]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
Swing, RnB & early RnR dance music, starting with ScatKat Shellac Set
plus DJs Vintage Rob + Mark's Kickin' the Boogie & ScatKat

special Vinyl/Shellac night ~ licensed bar, raffle, large free capark
£5 OTD - IAO Topcroft Recreation Ground ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 1st Jun - BADGER BOOGIE Dance  [7~8 + 8~11:45]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
DJs Texas Tommy + Vintage Rob ~ i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]

Sun. 2nd Jun - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ Texas Tommy ~ £6 - as per ⟨10th Nov.⟩

Fri. 7th Jun - STRATFORD BALLYHOO ~ BALBOA dance  [7:30~11]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Andy AV8 Garner with John & Caroline hosting lesson 1st hour
£5 • BYO drinks - see Balboatime.co.uk

Sat. 8th Jun - D-Day Commemorative mini W/E Swing dance 

Greshams (Ipswich), 312 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich   IP4 3QJ
DJs Andy AV8 + The Mailman playing swing, jive, big-band, Lindy & much more
licensed bar • limited camping spaces to stay overnight
£8 advance [£13 if do Sunday's Tea-Dance as well, £25 if do so WITH CAMPING ...]
for more info on this mini-weekender see FACEBOOK

Sun. 9th Jun - D-Day Commemorative mini W/E Tea dance 

Greshams (Ipswich), 312 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich   IP4 3QJ
DJs Andy AV8 + The Mailman playing swing, jive, big-band, Lindy & much more
licensed bar • limited camping spaces to stay overnight
£7 advance incl. free tea & cake ~ for more info on this mini-weekender see FACEBOOK
[£13 if also do Saturday's swing-dance, £25 if do so WITH CAMPING ...]

Sat. 15th Jun - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & guest ~ for swing dancing
£6 - incl. tea, coffee & cakes, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 15th Jun - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Parish Hall, Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester   CO6 1EJ
Ballroom, Latin & Sequence ~ CDs with hosts Ralph, Daphne & Barbara
£7 ~ BYO drinks/snacks - info via 01206 243687 or ballroomrhythms@gmail.com [next 20/7,17/8]

Sun. 22nd Jun - SUDBURY 1940s Vintage Revival  [10~5]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road, Sudbury   CO10 2RR
Swing music & dancing to Chocks Away + guest singer Sarah Probert throughout the day
entry price t.b.a. for this whole-day event ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 29th Jun - RED FEATHER CLUB  [7:30~late]

Red Feather Club, Horham, Denham (near Eye) Suffolk   IP21 5DG
The Revolutionaires plus DJ Andy AV8 Garner
licensed bar, sprung wooden dance floor
all proceeds to 95th BG Heritage association ~ remembering those who paid the ultimate price

£15 - tickets via Eventbrite nearer the event ~ details contact Andy 07788 966640

Sat. 6th Jul - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
DJ The Muffin Man playing 40s/50s music • bar

Sat. 13th Jul - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & guest ~ for swing dancing
£6 - incl. tea, coffee & cakes, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 13th Jul - RED HOT & ROCKIN band night  [7:30~12:30]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Bldg, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
Memphis Lee & the Creepers ~ 50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • large carpark
more info : Mark V/Lin 07949 169433 ~ see FACEBOOK

Fri. 19th Jul - Soul & Motown vinyl-only night  [8~12]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
DJ playing Northern Soul, Motown, R’n’B, with bit of Ska, Latin & Boogaloo
I.A.O. Topcroft Recreation Ground ~ see  FACEBOOK
£5 OTD - licensed Bar • raffle • ample free parking

Sat. 20th Jul - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Parish Hall   CO6 1EJ £7 ~ as per ⟨21st Dec.⟩ [next 17/8,21/9]

Sun. 21st Jul - WRENTHAM 45s teadance

Wrentham V.H. ~ ** now CANCELLED **

Sat. 10th Aug - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK band night  [7:30~12]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
The Kingcats - info Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676
see RockAroundTheDock.co.uk

Sat. 17th Aug - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Parish Hall   CO6 1EJ £7 ~ as per ⟨21st Dec.⟩ [next 21/9,26/10]

Fri. 30th Aug - STRATFORD BALLYHOO ~ BALBOA dance  [7:30~11]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Andy AV8 Garner with John & Caroline hosting lesson 1st hour
£5 • BYO drinks - see Balboatime.co.uk

Sun. 8th Sep - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ Texas Tommy ~ £6 - as per ⟨10th Nov.⟩

Sat. 14th Sep - BADGER BOOGIE Dance  [7~8 + 8~11:45]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
DJs Texas Tommy + Vintage Rob ~ i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]

Fri. 20th Sep - Soul & Motown vinyl-only night  [8~12]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
DJ playing Northern Soul, Motown, R’n’B, with bit of Ska, Latin & Boogaloo
I.A.O. Topcroft Recreation Ground ~ see  FACEBOOK
£5 OTD - licensed Bar • raffle • ample free parking

Sat. 21st Jul - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Parish Hall   CO6 1EJ £7 ~ as per ⟨21st Dec.⟩ [next 26/10,16/11]

Sat. 28th Sep - RED FEATHER CLUB  [7:30~late]

Red Feather Club, Horham, Denham (near Eye) Suffolk   IP21 5DG
Junction 55 plus DJ Gypsy John
licensed bar, sprung wooden dance floor
all proceeds to 95th BG Heritage association ~ remembering those who paid the ultimate price

£12 - tickets via Eventbrite nearer the event ~ details contact Andy 07788 966640

Sat. 28th Sep - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
DJ The Muffin Man playing 40s/50s music • bar

Sat. 19th Oct - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK band night  [7:30~12]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Stargazers - info Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676
see RockAroundTheDock.co.uk

Sat. 26th Oct - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Parish Hall   CO6 1EJ £7 ~ as per ⟨21st Dec.⟩ [next 16/11,21/12]

Sat. 9th Nov - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & guest ~ for swing dancing
£6 - incl. tea, coffee & cakes, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sun. 10th Nov - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall, London Road (A12), Wrentham, Suffolk   NR34 7HJ
resident DJ Three Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ(s) TBA
£6 - an afternoon of 40's Swing & 50's R&B ~ incl. tea/coffee/cakes

Sat. 16th Nov - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Parish Hall   CO6 1EJ £7 ~ as per ⟨21st Dec.⟩ [next 21/12]

Sat. 23rd Nov - BADGER BOOGIE dance  [7~8 + 8~11:45]

Lawford Venture Centre 2000, Bromley Road, Lawford, Manningtree   CO11 2JE
DJs Andy AV8 + The Baker Boy ~ i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]

Sat. 23rd Nov - Soul & Motown vinyl-only night  [8~12]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
DJ playing Northern Soul, Motown, R’n’B, with bit of Ska, Latin & Boogaloo
I.A.O. Topcroft Recreation Ground ~ see  FACEBOOK
£5 OTD - licensed Bar • raffle • ample free parking

Fri. 29th Nov - STRATFORD BALLYHOO ~ BALBOA dance  [7:30~11]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Andy AV8 Garner with John & Caroline hosting lesson 1st hour
£5 • BYO drinks - see Balboatime.co.uk

Sat. 14th Dec'19 - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & guest ~ for swing dancing
£6 - incl. tea, coffee & cakes, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 14th Dec'19 - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
DJ The Muffin Man playing 40s/50s music • bar

Fri. 20th Dec'19 - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK Xmas Party night  [7:30~12]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
The Bobcats DJ - info Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676
see RockAroundTheDock.co.uk

Sat. 21th Dec - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Parish Hall, Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester   CO6 1EJ
Ballroom, Latin & Sequence ~ CDs with hosts Ralph, Daphne & Barbara
£7 ~ BYO drinks/snacks - info via 01206 243687 or ballroomrhythms@gmail.com

Tue. 31st Dec'19 - CACTUS NEW YEAR Dance/Sleepover  [8:30~1]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
Host DJ Texas Tommy plus guests
caravans/motorhomes welcome to overnight, but booking essential
see CactusPromotions.co.uk

otd ≡ on the door    •    adv ≡ advance (booking/reserve)
d.o. ≡ doors open    •    w/s ≡ workshop    •    opp ≡ opposite
tba ≡ to be advised    •    byo ≡ bring your own
iao ≡ in aid of    •    foc ≡ free of charge    •    tkts ≡ tickets

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