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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
D.O. 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, Suffolk  CO10 2RR
£5 with teacher Sharon ~ see swingjive‑sudbury.co.uk


Chicken Junction Lindy Lessons  ~  Mondays
Flixton Village Hall, Church Road, Flixton, Suffolk  NR35 1NU
Beginners / Improvers from 7:30 + practice time after — £3
then Improvers & Intermediates, + practice/freestyle 'til late ~ £5 whole evening
more info ~ Cherry 01986 2948536 — see chickenjunction.org



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    40's & 50's Jive classes
40's Swing Jive • Mon. class • 8~10 [7:30 new beginners] (NOT Bank Hols) • £5
St Andrews Church Hall, Church Road, Ashingdon, Rochford  SS4 3HY
50s Jive record hop • some Wed. • 8~10:30 • [10/1 & 24/1 etc.] (see website) • £5
Ashingdon & East Hawkwell Memorial Hall, Ashingdon Road, Rochford  SS4 3HF
50's R'n'R Jive • Thurs. class • 8~10 [7:30 new beginners] (NOT 28/12) • £5
Rawreth Village Hall, Church Road, Rawreth, Essex  SS11 8SH
info 07944 849498 / 07707 168631 or see MRDICKIEBOWS.co.uk



RED HOT & ROCKIN 1950's Jive classes
Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End,  Braintree  CM7 9AE
Mondays ~ Beginners 7~8 & Advanced 8~9:30
Stevenson Community Centre, Stevenson Approach, Great Cornard  CO10 0WD
Thursdays ~ Beginners 7~8 & Advanced 8~9  ««« new classes started Nov. 2nd
info from Mark / Lin 07949 169433 - see FACEBOOK
[1-to-1 tuition also available at Great Cornard, by arrangement]


Norwich SWING CATS Corners ~ twice-weekly drop-in LindyHop classes
Cathedral of St. John The Baptist, Earlham Road, Norwich  NR2 3RB
TUESDAYS ~ D.O. 7 • 7:30 Beginner • 8:30 Intermediate • 9:15~10:30 freestyle
Canary Social Club, 104 Thorpe Road, Norwich  NR1 1RT
THURSDAYS ~ D.O. 7 • 7:30 Beginner • 8:30 Intermediate • 9:15~11 freestyle
info 07790 762932 / 01603 395196  —  see NorwichSwingCats.com



Swing Tuition 'HEP TO STEP' — 1940's Jive classes ( D.O. 2:30 )
Westerfield Village Hall, Church Lane, Westerfield  (just north of Ipswich)  IP6 9BE
with Teresa & Geoff ~ contact 01473 719797 / teresaxx@tesco.net
most Sundays • Beginner session 2:45~3:45 • Improver session 3:15~5:15
£5 per session — see hep‑to-step.co.uk %$180114   [re-starting 14th January]


new SWING DANCE classes ~ TUESDAYS  • D.O.7:45
Community Centre, Camping Land, Beech Close (off London St A1065), Swaffham  PE37 7RB
Beginner Jive & Boogie 8~8:45 • Lindy-Hop Beginner/Improver 9~9:45 • Social dance/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
'tween Ipswich & Stowmarket fortnightly MONDAYS 7:30~10:30  • freestyle  [£8]
Diamond Jubilee Hall, All Saints Road, Creeting St. Mary  IP6 8NF
Norwich THURSDAYS 7~10  • 45-mins class, then freestyle  [£8]
Stafford Hall, Costessey Centre, Longwater Lane, Norwich  NR8 5AH


EVERYTHING'S JUMPIN' Beginner/Improver Jive lessons
1-hour classes with  Nick Kirby ~ see EverythingsJumpin.co.uk or FACEBOOK
Mon Leiston Beg 7:30, Imp 8:30 • Tue Huntingfield Beg 7:30
Wed Halesworth Beg 7:30, Imp 8:30 • Thu Gillingham Beg 7:30, Imp 8:30


Fri. 15th Dec'17 - CATS MEOW Swingin' Xmas Knees Up  [8~1]

Canary Social Club, 104 Thorpe Road, Norwich   NR1 1RT
JG & the Ultimates + DJs Three Bits of Rhythm & Mark's Kickin' the Boogie
D.O. 8pm • Lindy Hop Class 8:15 • music/dancing 9~1
£12 adv tkts via classes (or online +£1.50 Eventbrite levy) • £15 otd
free carpark outside ~ see NorwichSwingCats.com

Fri. 15th Dec'17 - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hop  [7:15~11:30]

101 Moulsham Street (corner of Braemar Ave), Chelmsford, Essex   CM2 0JG
DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine playing great 50's R'n'R music • bar • cash raffle
£2 - info 07951 595786 • see ConClubChelmsford.co.uk

Fri. 15th Dec'17 - King Louis' Swing Club  [8:30~11:45]

Louis Marchesi, 17 Tombland, Norwich   NR3 1HF
DJ Andy AV8 jumping in the jungle, playing killer R&B / Jump Blues [upstairs]
see FACEBOOK

Fri. 15th Dec'17 - TANGONORFOLK final practica of 2017  [7:30~10]

14 Chapelfield North, Norwich   NR2 1NY
with Kate & Tony on-hand for their usual helpful, friendly advice …
£5 ~ all welcome ~ beginners or improvers

Sat. 16th Dec'17 - STARFIGHTER R'n'R Club band night  [8~late]

Village Hall, Mill Lane, Wreningham, Norfolk   NR19 1AN
Mischief (Holland) + John Lewis R'n'R Trio & DJ Rockin' Roland
“farewell event” ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 16th Dec'17 - CACTUS STRATFORD XMAS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob for swing dancing
£5 ~ incl. tea, coffee & donuts ~ BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 16th Dec'17 - LOUISIANA Linedance Sparkly Xmas Party  [7:30~11]

Martlesham Community Hall, Old Felixstowe Road, Martlesham   IP12 4PB
Rancher Duo  •  BYO drinks/snacks
contact Louise 01449 771632 — see  Louisiana‑Linedance.co.uk
£8 ~ proceeds to Cancer Research UK

Sat. 16th Dec'17 - FOXYROCK R'n'R Club XMAS Party  [8~late]

Mistley Village Hall, Shrubland Road, Mistley (nr. Manningtree), Essex   CO11 1HS
Terry Batt & the Sun Rayz + resident DJ Crazy Nadge
£7 members / £10 guests ~ see Foxyrock.co.uk

Sat. 16th Dec'17 - Jiveswing BOOGIE SHACK  [8~12]

Zoo Cafe, Pioneer Hall, 11 Ware Road, Hertford, Herts   SG13 7HP
monthly social Swing, Jive, Blues & R&B dance
complimentary hot/cold drinks, with light snacks • no bar ~ BYO booze
£8 in advance, £10 OTD  —  see JiveSwing.com

Sat. 16th Dec'17 - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:45~11:45]

Marks Tey Village Hall, Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester   CO6 1EJ
ballroom, latin & sequence with hosts Ralph, Daphne & Barbara
£6 ~ BYO drinks/snacks • info 01206 871621, 01206 243687 or ballroomrhythms@gmail.com

Sat. 16th Dec'17 - TERESA JAY STRICTLY Ballroom/Latin social  [7:30~10:30]

Bealings Village Hall, Lodge Road, Little Bealings   IP13 6LH
monthly, couples preferred £15 ~ contact Teresa — see TeresaJay.co.uk

Sat. 16th Dec'17 - BLUESKIES Christmas Swingtime  [8~1]

Louis Marchesi, 17 Tombland, Norwich   NR3 1HF
resident DJ Three Bits of Rhythm & guest DJ Andy AV8
festive swing, jazz & early RnB ~ in upstairs Crypt bar ~ large wooden dancefloor
£5 — see FACEBOOK

Sat. 16th Dec'17 - Tarraxhina & Kizomba Workshop  [12~4]

Stour Valley Education Centre, Dove House Meadow, Great Cornard, Sudbury   CO10 0GF
Don Kar ~ organiser Toni Seeley ~ see FACEBOOK
£20 incl. sandwich lunch ~ 1 hour free-dancing practice after lessons

Sun. 17th Dec'17 - JIVEBUNNIES Blyth Spirit 40s/50s XMAS Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Blythburgh Village Hall, main road A12 (opp. White Hart Pub)   IP19 9LQ
host DJ The Muffin Man & guest DJ Miss D Meaner + home-made cakes
£8 ~ contact Nigel & Gill  07986 011863 / 07903 556615 - see jivebunnies.com

Sun. 17th Dec'17 - BURYTANGO Workshops & practica  [12~5:30]

John Peel Centre, Church Walk, Stowmarket   IP14 1ET
teachers Agustin Venturino & Natalia Aguerobooking essential
“4 elements of music” ~ suits all levels, 2*2-hr w/s's + 1-hr practice
w/s#1 [12~2]: Duration & Intensity • w/s#2 [2:30~4:30]: Tone & Timbre
must book via BuryTango.co.uk — single £17.50 1 w/s [£30 both]
couple £30 1 w/s [£50 both] • just practice £2 (4:30~5:30)
[ Agustin & Natalia also doing Bury's Monday lesson @£10 ]

Thu. 21st Dec'17 - MRDICKIEBOWS XMAS PARTY record hop  [7:30~10:30]

Rawreth Village Hall, Church Road, Rawreth, Essex   SS11 8SH
DJ Mr Dickie Bows ~ everyone welcome … see FLYER
£5 - BYO drinks/nibbles • see MrDickieBows.co.uk & FACEBOOK

Sat. 23rd Dec'17 - FATS CITY record hop  [7~11:45]

Budworth Hall, High Street, Chipping Ongar, Essex   CM5 9JG
DJ Dinger + guest DJ Dancing Dave
bar • large sprung dancefloor • free carpark opp.
£6 — info from Dinger 07766 626480 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 23rd Dec'17 - King Louis' Swing Club ~ Jingle Bell Jump  [8:30~12]

Louis Marchesi, 17 Tombland, Norwich   NR3 1HF
King Size Papas jumping in the jungle
see FACEBOOK

Sun. 24th Dec'17 - Rock & Roll Tea Dance  [2~5]

Hethersett Village Hall, Back Lane, Churchfields, Hethersett, Norwich   NR9 3JJ
DJ Popeye Pete spinning the discs for afternoon record hop
£5 ~ incl. tea, coffee, doughnuts & mince-pies  ~ info Patsy 07808 033790

Thu. 28th Dec'17 - TWIXMAS STEEPLE SWING OUT record hop  [8~12]

Village Hall, Hay Street, Steeple Morden, Royston, Herts   SG8 0PD
swing DJ Paul • please bring plate of food for shared buffet …
£8 incl. soft drinks (BYO alcohol) ~ see GetInTheSwing.com

Thu. 28th Dec'17 - TANGO "BETWIXTMAS" Milonga  [4~8]

Riverside Centre, Stratford St. Andrew (on A12 near Saxmundham)   IP17 1LL
DJ  Graham  playing great mix of golden-age & contemporary music
queries via Sal Goldsmith 07925 129025/01728 663403 or Penny Mackay 07812 706158/01728 603558
£7 ~ with tea,coffee & cakes ~ bring any XMAS leftovers — see SuffolkTango.org.uk

Sat. 30th Dec'17 - ART DECO theme 20's Big Band Dance  [D.O. 7:30~11]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd.), Sudbury, Suffolk   CO10 2RR
Swing Machine — more info t.b.a. ~ contact Phil on 01206 262544

Sat. 30th Dec'17 - Christmas New Year "In-Betweenie" Swing Dance  [7:30~11]

The Hub village hall, Brick Kiln Lane, Huntingfield (nr. Halesworth), Suffolk   IP19 0QH
DJ's  Big John’s Special, Greggy K  &  Nick Kirby  playing for Swing & R’n’B
      to help you dance off your turkey & Quality Street
Dress: Vintage or Modern  —  post-Christmas elasticated waistbands welcome …
£7 OTD ~ contact 07774 810404 or EverythingsJumpin.co.uk

Sun. 31st Dec'17 - JUMP BACK BOOGIE R'n'R NYE Party  [8~1, D.O. 7:30]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
The Hot House Four & guest DJ Mac's Wax + resident DJ Adrian Waters
info from Adrian - 07738 598445 or adrianjwaters@ntlworld.com
bookable via WithamPublicHall.co.uk (online sales close 22/12)
£17.50 adv, £20 otd ~ see JumpBackBoogie.co.uk & FLYER

Sun. 31st Dec'17 - BURYTANGO “New Year's Eve” Milonga  [8~00:30]

John Peel Centre, Church Walk, Stowmarket   IP14 1ET
DJ Graham playing mix of Traditional, Alternative & Nuevo tango music
tkts £12 advance only (also online via WeGotTickets.com) ~ see BuryTango.co.uk

Sun. 31st Dec'17 - CACTUS NEW YEAR Dance/SLEEPOVER  [8:30~1]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob + Nigel Woodhouse
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

Sun. 31st Dec'17 - NEW YEAR Dance DJ JAMBOREE  [7:30~1]

Village Hall, School Road, Ilketshall St. Andrew, Suffolk   NR34 8HX
Host DJ Andy AV8 + 7 guests ~ Baker Boy, Swing Kid, Skatkat
      3 Bits of Rhythm, Sgt. Bilko, Shotgun Donny & Nutty Steve
£5 - BYO drinks • shared buffet ~ bring a plate • info Andy 07788 966640

Sun. 31st Dec'17 - CORINNA's New Year's Eve Dance  [8:30~late]

The Rifle Hall, London Road, Halesworth   IP19 8LW
Ballroom, Latin & popular Sequence • BYO drinks & a plate to share
£5 adv. ticket only — via lessons or contact 07787 091427 / corinnastokes@hotmail.com

Sun. 31st Dec'17 - New Years Eve Dance Party  [7:30~12:30]

Ashingdon & East Hawkwell Memorial Hall, Ashingdon Road, Rochford   SS4 3HF
Mr Dickie Bows ~ soft drinks provided ~ BYO food/drink
large sprung dancefloor • large free carpark ~ see FACEBOOK
£10 adv. tkts only ~ 'til around XMAS ~ contact Rose 07712 176361

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - CACTUS PROMOTIONS 2018  (* attending)

Stratford Sleepover : Dec 31 • Bressingham* May 13
Suffolk Show* May 30+31 • Woodbridge RBL* Jun 23+Jul 8

Fri. 5th Jan - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hop  [7:15~11:30]

101 Moulsham Street   CM2 0JG as per 16th March [also 19/1, 2/2, 16/2 & 2/3]

Fri. 5th Jan - RHYTHM JOINT swing-dance record hop  [7:30~11:30]

Exning Road Club, 54 Exning Road, Newmarket   CB8 0AB
swing DJ Paul playing great swingin' jazz, RnB & big-band tunes
all styles welcome • bar • 1st Friday of month ~ next 2/2,3/2,6/4,4/5]
£7 (£12 if band) ~ info Paul & Debbie 01763 242949 - see GetInTheSwing.com

Sat. 6th Jan - JIVEBUNNIES JUMP JIVE night  [7:30~late]

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
DJs The Muffin Man & Earl Harlem playing 40s/50s vintage dance music • bar
£8 from BPH box-office 10~3 Mon~Sat, or online / 01502 770060 - see jivebunnies.com

Sat. 6th Jan - SEARCHLIGHT Swing Dance  [7:30 ~ 11:30]

Royal British Legion Memorial Hall, Newland St, Witham   CM8 2AZ
40's/50's-style music by DJ Mr. Dickie Bows & dancing with Air Raid Jive
free tea/coffee, no bar ~ BYO drink & nibbles ~  40's period dress welcome
£6 - contact Chris 07721 691932 or Rose 07707 168631

Wed. 10th Jan - Colchester TANGO lesson + practice - RESTARTING

Slug & Lettuce, 111 High Street, Colchester   CO1 1TB
[after XMAS break] weekly henceforth ~ D.O. 7:30, lesson 8~9, practice 9~10
£2 (upstairs) + please ensure you buy a drink at downstairs bar

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - MrDickieBows MOONDOGS 2018

Ashingdon & East Hawkwell Memorial Hall, Ashingdon Road, Rochford   SS4 3HF
Wednesdays - Jan 10 & 24, Feb 14 & 28, Mar 14 & 28, Apr 11 & 25, May 9 & 30 etc. £5

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

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob for swing dancing
£5 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 13th Jan - TANGONORFOLK Tea Dance  [3 ~ 7]

The Granary, Wood Farm, Reepham Road, Bawdeswell   NR20 4RX
hosted by Muffy & Chris ~ more info t.b.a.

Fri. 19th Jan - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hop  [7:15~11:30]

101 Moulsham Street   CM2 0JG as per 16th March [also 2/2,16/2 & 2/3]

Sat. 20th Jan - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR band night  [7:30~12:30]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Si Cranstoun + DJ Rockin' Roland
see RockAroundTheDock.co.uk + FACEBOOK
£18 - adv. only via website [PayPal] ~ contact Rachel 07919 527676/Art 07886 799193

Sat. 20th Jan - HARDWICK HOP  [7:30~11:30]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
DJs Sgt. Bilko , Ralfie & ScatKat playing swing, R&B + RnR
£5 - bar, raffle, free parking ~ see FACEBOOK • iao Recreation Ground

Sun. 21st Jan - SUFFOLK TANGO workshops  [11:30~1:30 + 2~4]

Henley Community Centre, Church Meadows, Henley, Ipswich   IP6 0RP
Kate & Tony  teaching 2 * 90-min. workshops + guided practica
"Poise & Fluidity ~ exploring the Axis“  then  ”Leg Displacement & Tasty Turns“
No need to book • No need to come with a partner • bring snack if doing both (tea/coffee avail)
£12 each w/s, £20 for both ~ see SuffolkTango.org.uk

Sun. 21st Jan - ROCKINGFOXES R'n'R record hop  [2~5]

Eye Community Centre, Magdalen Street, Eye, Suffolk   IP23 7AJ
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ resfreshments & cake included
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk - [monthly ~ 18/2 18/3 15/4 13/5 10/6]

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - FOXYROCK 2018 Bands / Entertainment

Mistley Village Hall, Shrubland Road, Mistley (nr. Manningtree), Essex   CO11 1HS
24/2 Wieners • 23/3 Rusti Steel • 21/4 Shane & Korrados
2/6 Rockhouse • 28/7 Blazing Aces • 6/10 Fever
1/12 Berni Woods & Forest Fires  ~  see Foxyrock.co.uk

Fri. 26th Jan - ROCKINGFOXES Rock 'n' Roll free "taster" hop  [D.O. 7:30]

Woodland Club, Hall Road, Tacolneston (s.w. of Norwich)   NR16 1DN
hosted by Sharon ~ raffle i.a.o. The Zipper Club (Papworth Hospital)
free entry ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk

Fri. 26th Jan - TANGONORFOLK end-of-month Milonga  [8 ~ 11]

St. Thomas Church Hall, Earlham Road, Norwich   NR2 3RF
£8 (£7 concs.) ~ more info t.b.a.

Sat. 27th Jan - TANGONORFOLK intermediate workshops  [11:30~1 + 2~3:30]

St. Mary Magdalene Church Hall, Silver Road (opp. Knowsley Rd), Norwich   NR3 4TF
Benjamin Galian & Emilia Andrada teaching 2 progressive workshops
Single £12 one w/s (£23 both) • Couple £23 for 1 (£44 both) - see TangoNorfolk.com

Sun. 28th Jan - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall, London Road (A12), Wrentham, Suffolk   NR34 7HJ
resident DJ Three Bits of Rhythm + guest DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob
£5 - an afternoon of 40's Swing & 50's R&B ~ incl. tea/coffee/cakes
FUTURE DATES : March 25th • June 3rd (Vintage Day) • Aug. 5th • Nov. 11th

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - COLCHESTER BLUES workshop & tea-dance

with Sara White + host Debbie ~ on 28/1, 18/3, 27/5, 19/8, 21/10, 16/12
11~1 + 1:30~5:30 • info Debbie 07908 313295 — see BluesNites.co.uk

Fri. 2nd Feb ~~ Sun. 4th - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hop  [7:15~11:30]

101 Moulsham Street   CM2 0JG £2 as per 16th March [also 16/2 & 2/3]

Sat. 3rd Feb - LOUISIANA Linedance session  [7:30~11]

Rosary Conservative Club, 172 Bramford Road, Ipswich   IP1 4AB
Richard Palmer • i.a.o. Cancer Research UK
£8 - licensed bar ~ please DO NOT bring your own drinks ~ see Louisiana‑Linedance.co.uk

Sat. 3rd Feb - RED HOT & ROCKIN record hop  [7:30~11:45]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
Danny & The Seniors + Danny Reno (as Roy Orbinson) + guest DJ Domino
50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • large car-park
£10 — more info : Mark V / Lin 07949 169433 — see FACEBOOK

Fri. 9th Feb - ROCK-OLA band night  [7:30~11:15]

No.1 Hall, The Paddocks, Long Road, Canvey Island, Essex   SS8 0JA
The Rock-A-Toons + DJ Rockin' Ralph playing 50's style R'n'R music
£10 ( £1 for U16's )  —  see FACEBOOK or phone Karen 07398 061220

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

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
5oMatics (Netherlands) + DJ CJ the Rockin' DJ
see RockAroundTheDock.co.uk + FACEBOOK
£10 - adv. tkts via website [PayPal] ~ contact Rachel 07919 527676/Art 07886 799193

Sun. 11th Feb - CACTUS TEA DANCE  [3~7]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob
£5 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Fri. 16th Feb - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hop  [7:15~11:30]

101 Moulsham Street   CM2 0JG £2 as per 16th March [also 2/3]

Sun. 18th Feb - ROCKINGFOXES R'n'R record hop  [2~5]

Eye Community Centre   IP23 7AJ DJ Crazy Nadge - £5.50 as per 10th June

Sun. 18th Feb - “Back In the Saddle” Swing Tea Dance  [2~5]

Haddiscoe Village Hall, The Street, Haddiscoe, Norfolk   NR14 6PN
Baker Boy Collective DJ’s + guest DJ (tbc)
fundraising for Scoliosis Campaign Fund
£5 otd incl. tea/coffee/cake ~ see FACEBOOK

Fri. 23rd Feb - ROCKINGFOXES Rock 'n' Roll free "taster" hop  [D.O. 7:30]

Woodland Club, Hall Road, Tacolneston (s.w. of Norwich)   NR16 1DN
hosted by Sharon ~ raffle i.a.o. The Zipper Club (Papworth Hospital)
free entry ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk

Fri. 2nd Mar - STRATFORD BALLYHOO ~ BALBOA dance  [7:30~11]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ  Andy AV8 Garner + John & Caroline hosting lesson 1st hour
£5 • BYO drinks - see Balboatime.co.uk [also July 6th & Nov. 30th]

Sat. 3rd Mar - RED HOT & ROCKIN record hop  [7:30~11:45]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
guest DJ Maurice ~ 50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • large carpark
£6  [£10 band-nights] — more info : Mark V / Lin 07949 169433 — see FACEBOOK

Sat. 10th Mar - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob for swing dancing
£5 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks  —  see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Thu. 15th Mar ~~ Mon. 19th - Shake, Rattle & Roll Weekender

Vauxhall Holiday Park, Acle New Road, Great Yarmouth   NR30 1TB
see shakerattleandrollweekender.co.uk & FACEBOOK

Fri. 16th Mar ~~ Mon. 19th - HEPCATS HOLIDAY NΊ 20

Pontin's Pakefield Holiday Park, London Road, Kessingland, Lowestoft   NR33 7PF
[residential only] vintage w/e of music, dancing & shopping for discerning hep cats
NO DAY/EVENING PASSES • see hepcatsholiday.com

Fri. 16th Mar - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hops 2018  [7:15~11:30]

101 Moulsham Street (corner of Braemar Ave), Chelmsford, Essex   CM2 0JG
DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine playing great 50's R'n'R music • bar • cash raffle
£2 - info 07951 595786 • see ConClubChelmsford.co.uk (mainly fortnightly)

Sat. 17th Mar - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR band night  [7:30~12:30]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
The Bobcats + Rockin' Roland
see RockAroundTheDock.co.uk + FACEBOOK
£10 - adv. ticket via website [PayPal] • £12 otd ~ contact Rachel 07919 527676/Art 07886 799193

Sat. 17th Mar - MARCH into the 1940s supper-dance  [6~12]

GER Sports Club, Robingoodfellows Lane, March, Cambs   PE15 8HS
with The Telstar Big Band & DJ Woody
authentic 1940s catering (Sausage & Mash, or vegetarian option) served 6~11pm by C&B Catering
vintage clothes stall • raffle i.a.o. Royal British Legion
tkts £12.50 from Donna 07876 264613 / donna.symonds@aol.com - see GERmarch.co.uk

Sun. 18th Mar - SUFFOLK TANGO HENLEY workshops

Henley Community Centre   IP6 0RP Kate & Tony - more info t.b.a. (next is 13th May)

Sun. 18th Mar - ROCKINGFOXES R'n'R record hop  [2~5]

Eye Community Centre   IP23 7AJ DJ Crazy Nadge - £5.50 as per 10th June

Sat. 24th Mar - RED FEATHER 1940’s Swing dance

Red Feather Club, Horham, Denham (near Eye) Suffolk   IP21 5DG
featuring The Sugar Ray Combo & guest DJ from Skylark Club
more info t.b.a. …

Sun. 25th Mar - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall, London Road (A12), Wrentham, Suffolk   NR34 7HJ
resident DJ Three Bits of Rhythm + guest DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob
£5 - an afternoon of 40's Swing & 50's R&B ~ incl. tea/coffee/cakes

Mon. 2nd Apr - CONCLUB Chelmsford Easter R'n'R ALL-DAYER  [4~late]

101 Moulsham Street (corner of Braemar Ave), Chelmsford, Essex   CM2 0JG
live band  The Blazin Aces  plus 50's R'n'R DJ  Maurice's Rockin' Machine
great music on this Bank Holiday Monday • decent bar prices • food available
£4 - info 07951 595786 • see ConClubChelmsford.co.uk

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hops 2018  [7:15~11:30]

101 Moulsham Street (corner of Braemar Ave), Chelmsford, Essex   CM2 0JG
DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine playing great 50's R'n'R music • bar • cash raffle
£2 - info 07951 595786 • see ConClubChelmsford.co.uk
mostly fortnightly ~ Apr. 6th & 20th, May 4th, Jun. 1st & 15th & 29th

Sat. 7th Apr - BADGER BOOGIE swing dance  [7~11:45]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
DJs AV8 Andy + Baker Boy ~ i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]
parking opp. hall (50p) • raffle • free tea/coffee, BYO drinks
£10 otd, £8 adv. via 01621 862960 / events@essexwt.org.uk - see BadgerBoogie.co.uk

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

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Phil Haley & His Comments + DJ  Rockin' Roland
see RockAroundTheDock.co.uk + FACEBOOK
£10 - adv. via website [PayPal] • £12 otd ~ contact Rachel 07919 527676/Art 07886 799193

Sun. 8th Apr - Rite-of-Spring Milonga (Tango) Tea-Dance

Riverside Centre, Stratford St. Andrew (on A12 near Saxmundham)   IP17 1LL
everyone welcome ~ more info t.b.a.

Fri. 13th Apr - ROCK-OLA band night  [7:30~11:15]

No.1 Hall, The Paddocks, Long Road, Canvey Island, Essex   SS8 0JA
Jive Street + DJ Rockin' Ralph playing 50's style R'n'R music
£10 ( £1 for U16's )  —  see FACEBOOK or phone Karen 07398 061220

Sat. 14th Apr - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Vintage Rob for swing dancing
£5 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sun. 15th Apr - ROCKINGFOXES R'n'R record hop  [2~5]

Eye Community Centre   IP23 7AJ DJ Crazy Nadge - £5.50 as per 10th June

Sat. 21st Apr - HARDWICK HOP  [7:30~11:30]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
DJs Mark's Kickin' the Boogie, The Mailman & ScatKat playing swing, R&B + early RnR
£5 - bar, raffle, free parking ~ see FACEBOOK • iao Recreation Ground

Sat. 28th Apr - SUGAR TOWN STRUT — Jive & Swing Dance  [8~12]

Village Hall, Aylmer Close, Risby, Bury St. Edmunds   IP28 6RT
Ding Dong Daddios + swing DJ Paul  playing 40's/50's R&B, Swing & Jazz
large dance-floor ••••• see GetInTheSwing.com

Sat. 5th May - RED HOT & ROCKIN record hop  [7:30~11:45]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • large car-park ; guest DJ Paul Trinder
£6  [£10 band-nights] — more info : Mark V / Lin 07949 169433 — see FACEBOOK

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

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Porky's Hot Rockin + CJ the Rockin' DJ
adv. tkts Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676

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

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob for swing dancing
£5 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks  —  see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sun. 13th May - SUFFOLK TANGO HENLEY workshops

Henley Community Centre   IP6 0RP Kate & Tony - more info t.b.a. (next is 8th July)

Sun. 13th May - ROCKINGFOXES R'n'R record hop  [2~5]

Eye Community Centre   IP23 7AJ with Crazy Nadge - £5.50 as per 10th June

Fri. 18th May - 40's/50's Jump Blues & Jump Jive dance

Royal Assembly Rooms, Albert Square, Great Yarmouth   NR30 3JH
with King Size Papas & DJ The Muffin Man
see FACEBOOK

Sat. 2nd Jun - BADGER BOOGIE swing dance  [7~11:45]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
DJs Texas Tommy + Vintage Rob ~ i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]
parking opp. hall (50p) • raffle • free tea/coffee, BYO drinks
£10 otd, £8 adv. via 01621 862960 / events@essexwt.org.uk - see BadgerBoogie.co.uk

Sat. 2nd Jun - RED HOT & ROCKIN record hop  [7:30~12:30]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
Sweet Geogia Boys + guest DJ CJ playing 50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop
cheap bar • large car-park
£10 — more info : Mark V / Lin 07949 169433 — see FACEBOOK

Sun. 3rd Jun - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall, London Road (A12), Wrentham, Suffolk   NR34 7HJ
resident DJ Three Bits of Rhythm + guest DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob
£5 - an afternoon of 40's Swing & 50's R&B ~ incl. tea/coffee/cakes

Fri. 8th Jun - ROCK-OLA band night  [7:30~11:15]

The Firebirds + DJ Rockin' Ralph playing 50's style R'n'R music
£10 ( £1 for U16's )  —  see FACEBOOK or phone Karen 07398 061220

Sun. 10th Jun - ROCKINGFOXES R'n'R record hop  [2~5]

Eye Community Centre, Magdalen Street, Eye, Suffolk   IP23 7AJ
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ resfreshments & cake included
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk - [monthly ~ 8/7 16/9 14/10 11/11 9/12]

Fri. 15th Jun - JIVEBUNNIES JUMP JIVE night  [7:30~late]

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
DJs The Muffin Man & Spinning Jim  playing 40s/50s vintage dance music • bar
£8, from BPH box-office 10~3 Mon~Sat, or online ; 01502 770060 - see jivebunnies.com

Sat. 16th Jun - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob for swing dancing
£5 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Fri. 22nd Jun ~~ Sun. 24th - JIVEBUNNIES Jitterbug Jamboree

Potters Resort, 1 Coast Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk   NR31 9BT
~ see jivebunnies.com

Sat. 23rd Jun - 2018 POPPY APPEAL 1940s night  [8~late]

Woodbridge Town Football Club, Notcutts Park, Fynn Road, Woodbridge   IP12 4LS
swing DJ Texas Tommy  •  more info t.b.a.

Sat. 23rd Jun - RED FEATHER Jumpin’ Jivin’ R&B dance

Red Feather Club, Horham, Denham (near Eye) Suffolk   IP21 5DG
featuring Devils Cut Combo & guest DJ  Slimboy
more info t.b.a. …

Fri. 6th Jul - STRATFORD BALLYHOO ~ BALBOA dance  [7:30~11]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Andy AV8 Garner + John & Caroline hosting lesson 1st hour
£5 • BYO drinks - see Balboatime.co.uk [also Nov. 30th]

Sun. 8th Jul - SUFFOLK TANGO HENLEY workshops

Henley Community Centre   IP6 0RP Kate & Tony - more info t.b.a. (next is 16th September)

Sat. 14th Jul - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK 2018 RnR  [7:30~12:30]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Danny Reno (UK Roy Orbison) + DJ CJ the DJ
see RockAroundTheDock.co.uk + FACEBOOK
£10 - adv. tkts via website [PayPal] ~ contact Rachel 07919 527676/Art 07886 799193

Sat. 4th Aug - RED HOT & ROCKIN band night  [7:30~11:45]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
Sweet Georgia Boys  ~ 50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • large carpark
£10 — more info : Mark V / Lin 07949 169433 — see FACEBOOK

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

Wrentham Village Hall, London Road (A12), Wrentham, Suffolk   NR34 7HJ
resident DJ Three Bits of Rhythm + guest DJs Texas Tommy  &  Vintage Rob
£5 - an afternoon of 40's Swing & 50's R&B ~ incl. tea/coffee/cakes

Fri. 10th Aug - ROCK-OLA band night  [7:30~11:15]

No.1 Hall, The Paddocks, Long Road, Canvey Island, Essex   SS8 0JA
Greggi G & His Crazy Gang  +  DJ  Rockin' Ralph  playing 50's style R'n'R music
£10 ( £1 for U16's )  —  see FACEBOOK or phone Karen 07398 061220

Wed. 15th Aug - RED HOT & ROCKIN band night  [7:30~11:45]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
Rockin'em  ~ 50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • guest DJ Gary Little
£10 — more info : Mark V / Lin 07949 169433 — see FACEBOOK

Sun. 2nd Sep - End-of-Summer Milonga (Tango) Tea-Dance

Riverside Centre, Stratford St. Andrew (on A12 near Saxmundham)   IP17 1LL
everyone welcome ~ more info t.b.a.

Fri. 7th Sep ~~ Sun. 9th - CACTUS “FLAPLINS” Weekender

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs incl. Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob for various sessions
see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 22nd Sep - BADGER BOOGIE swing dance  [7~11:45]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
DJs Texas Tommy + Vintage Rob ~ i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]
parking opp. hall (50p) • raffle • free tea/coffee, BYO drinks
£10 otd, £8 adv. via 01621 862960 / events@essexwt.org.uk - see BadgerBoogie.co.uk

Sat. 29th Sep - RED FEATHER 200th Mission 40’s/50’s dance

Red Feather Club, Horham, Denham (near Eye) Suffolk   IP21 5DG
featuring western swing from Junction 55 & guest DJ’s Gypsy John & The Mailman
more info t.b.a. …

Sat. 29th Sep - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR band night  [7:30~12:30]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
5oMatics (Netherlands) + DJ Rockin' Roland
adv. tkts Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676

Fri. 5th Oct ~~ Sun. 7th - ROYAL SEASIDE STOMP W/E

Royal Hotel, 4 Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth   NR30 3AE
eclectic mix of 50's R&B, Swing & Western Swing + vintage stalls …
DJs include Texas Tommy , Vintage Rob + guests

Fri. 12th Oct - ROCK-OLA band night  [7:30~11:15]

No.1 Hall, The Paddocks, Long Road, Canvey Island, Essex   SS8 0JA
Rockin' The Joint + DJ Rockin' Ralph playing 50's style R'n'R music
£10 ( £1 for U16's )  —  see FACEBOOK or phone Karen 07398 061220

Sat. 27th Oct - CACTUS STOMP  [7:30~12]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Vintage Rob for swing dancing
£5 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 3rd Nov - RED HOT & ROCKIN record hop  [7:30~11:45]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • large carpark ; guest DJ The Professor
£6  [£10 band-nights] — more info : Mark V / Lin 07949 169433 — see FACEBOOK

Sun. 11th 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 DJs
£5 - an afternoon of 40's Swing & 50's R&B ~ incl. tea/coffee/cakes

Sat. 17th Nov - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR band night  [7:30~12:30]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Shane & the Korrados
adv. tkts Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676

Sun. 18th Nov - CACTUS TEA DANCE  [3~7]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob
£5 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 24th Nov - BADGERBOOGIE swing dance  [7~11:45]

Venture Centre 2000, Bromley Road, Lawford, Manningtree   CO11 2JE
DJs Andy AV8 & The Baker Boy  playing for Swing Jive, Lindy, Balboa, R'n'R, Stroll
£10 otd, £8 advance via 01621 862960 / events@essexwt.org.uk
see  BadgerBoogie.co.uk  —  i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]

Fri. 30th 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. 8th Dec - RED HOT & ROCKIN record hop  [7:30~11:45]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • large carpark ; guest DJ Bill Guntrip
£6 [£10 band-nights] — info Mark/Lin 07949 169433 ~ see FACEBOOK

Fri. 14th Dec - ROCK-OLA band night  [7:30~11:15]

No.1 Hall, The Paddocks, Long Road, Canvey Island, Essex   SS8 0JA
Phil Haley & His Comments + DJ Rockin' Ralph playing 50's style R'n'R
£10 ( £1 for U16's )  —  see FACEBOOK or phone Karen 07398 061220

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

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob for swing dancing
£5 - incl. tea, coffee & cakes, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 15th Dec - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR band night  [7:30~12:30]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
The Jets + DJ Rockin' Roland
adv. tkts Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676

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

Riverside Centre, Stratford St. Andrew (on A12 near Saxmundham)   IP17 1LL
everyone welcome ~ more info t.b.a.

  
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