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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 7:30 + practice after — £5
Improvers/Intermediates + practice 9:00 ~ £5 [£8 whole evening]
more info ~ Cherry 01986 948536 — 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



RED HOT & ROCKIN 1950's Jive classes
Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Bldg, 15 Bocking End, Braintree CM7 9AE
Mondays ~ Beginners 7~8, Intermediates 7:30~8:30, Advanced 8~9:30
info from Mark / Lin 07949 169433 - see FACEBOOK
[1-to-1 tuition also available at Great Cornard, by arrangement]


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


EVERYTHING'S JUMPIN' Beginner/Improver Jive lessons
1-hour classes with Nick Kirby ~ see EverythingsJumpin.co.uk
Tuesdays Huntingfield Beg 7:45, Imp 8:45 ~ £6 1 class, £8 both
can also check FACEBOOK


Sun. 15th Jul - NORFOLKTANGO Milonga Legera Tea Dance  [4~8]

United Reformed Church, Princes Street, Norwich   NR3 1AZ
Everyone welcome, whatever your level or style of tango, or music preference
free tea/coffee ~ BYO food — £8 (£7 concs.) ~ see FACEBOOK

Thu. 19th Jul - Norwich HISTORIAL DANCE Social  [7:30~9:30]

Norwich High School for Girls, 95 Newmarket Road, Norwich   NR2 2HU
see NorwichHistoricalDance.org.uk
£5 ~ contact Amanda 01603 503824 or enquiries@norwichhistoricaldance.org.uk

Fri. 20th Jul - JIVEBUNNIES VINTAGE VICTORIA DJ night  [7:30~late]

Victoria Hotel, Kirkley Cliff Road (B1532), Lowestoft   NR33 0BZ
DJ The Muffinman playing tunes from 40s/50s       [Summer Ball cancelled]
£6 ~ contact Nigel & Gill 07986 011863/07903 556615 - see jivebunnies.com
Fri. 20th Jul ~~ Sun. 22nd - ‘IpSwing’ vintage Music & Dance festival

* I P S W I C H * inaugural event of swing, jazz, soul, blues & big band music and dancing ...
with inclusive food & accommodation under canvas

more info t.b.a. ~ see FACEBOOK

Fri. 20th Jul ~~ Sun. 22nd - FINE CITY SWING w/e

3 * NORWICH * venues 3 days of great dancing, taster & master classes + parties
2 live bands ~ Tessa Smith & the Applejacks + King Candy & the Sugar Push
registration open ~ see FineCitySwing.co.uk & FACEBOOK

Sat. 21st Jul - Tarraxhina & Kizomba Workshop  [12~4]

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

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

Marks Tey Village Hall   CO6 1EJ £6 ~ as per ⟨18th Aug.⟩

Sat. 21st Jul - LEIGH TANGO Milonga (with lesson)  [6:30~11:30]

Strictly Smartz studio, 1A Elm Road, Leigh   SS9 1SW
with 'Milonga-style' class first ¾-hour with Luis & Samira, then DJ'ing by Thomas Keenes
£10 ~ free light buffet - see FACEBOOK ~ next one 22nd Sept.

Sun. 22nd Jul - SPINNING DISCS R'n'R tea-dance record hop  [3~6]

Hethersett Village Hall, Back Lane, Churchfields, Hethersett, Norwich   NR9 3JJ
DJ Popeye Pete ~ organiser/contact Patsy 07845 400948
£5 o.t.d. (children £1.50) including tea, coffee & doughnuts ...

Sun. 22nd Jul - BLUESTBLUES cream-tea dance  [2~6]

Diamond Jubilee Hall, All Saints Road, Creeting St. Mary   IP6 8NF
hosted by Carol ~ optional 1-hour lesson at 1pm (please pre-book = £3 extra)
£12 (£15 with class) ~ see BluestBlues.co.uk

Tue. 24th Jul - SUFFOLKTANGO Milonga at Rep  [7:30~10:30]

The Rep, 11 Tower St, Ipswich   IP1 3BE
DAY CHANGED THIS TIME FROM USUAL LAST Wed. of month
£4 - see SuffolkTango.org.uk ~ next 29/8, 31/10

Wed. 25th Jul - CACTUS STRATFORD freestyle social  [8~10]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Texas Tommy for swing dancing ~ next 22/8
£2.50 - BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Fri. 27th Jul - "MOMENTS" 1930s & 1940s Dance  [7:30~11:30]

Kessingland Working Mens Club, The Avenue, Kessingland   NR33 7QD
DJs Vintage Rob & Lady Angela
£5 otd - licensed bar

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

101 Moulsham Street (corner Braemar Ave), Chelmsford, Essex   CM2 0JG
DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine ~ great 50's R'n'R music • bar • cash raffle
£2 - info 07951 595786 • see ConClubChelmsford.co.uk
FRIDAYS mostly fortnightly ~ July 27th, Aug. 10th

Sat. 28th Jul - FOXYROCK R'n'R Club BAND night  [8~late]

Mistley Village Hall, Shrubland Road, Mistley (nr. Manningtree), Essex   CO11 1HS
The Blazing Aces + resident DJ Crazy Nadge
£7 members / £10 guests — see Foxyrock.co.uk

Sat. 28th Jul - FATS CITY record hop  [7~11:45]

Budworth Hall, High Street, Chipping Ongar, Essex   CM5 9JG
with resident DJ Dinger & guest t.b.a
large sprung dancefloor, licensed bar, free carpark opp.
£7 ~ for info, contact Dinger 07766 626480

Sat. 28th Jul - SILK TOWN charity Swing Out  [7:30~11:30]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd.), Sudbury, Suffolk   CO10 2RR
dancing to Chocks Away - Big John's Special ~ music from 30’s, 40’s & 50’s
large sprung dancefloor, free carpark
CHARITY EVENT i.a.o. Delphi Centre ~ bar available, please DO NOT BYO drinks
tkts £6 advance, £8 OTD ~ contact Paul Page 07740 654650 for more info

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - CHURCH OF BALBOA class/workshop/social  [1~4]

Community Centre, Camping Land, Beech Close (off London St A1065), Swaffham   PE37 7RB
with Andy Clark — £8 adv, £10 otd ~ see FACEBOOK
[mostly] last Sunday of month ~ 29/7, 26/8, 30/9, 28/10, 25/11, 16/12

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - 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
4th Aug [see FACEBOOK], 6th Oct, 3rd Nov, 1st Dec

Sat. 4th Aug - RED HOT & ROCKIN band night  [7:30~12]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Bldg, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
Vintage ~ 50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • large carpark
£12 otd, £10 adv. ~ more info : Mark V/Lin 07949 169433 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sun. 5th Aug - WRENTHAM 45s Hawaiian 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 - afternoon of 40's Swing & 50's R&B ~ incl. tea/coffee/cakes
Sun. 5th Aug - CHOCKSAWAY    entertaining outdoors 
Helmingham Classic/Sports Car Show 
[11~6]


Helmingham Hall, Helmingham, Stowmarket, Suffolk   IP14 6EF
with swing DJ Big John's Special + dancers - see ChocksAwayForDancing.com & FACEBOOK
£9 adult, £4 child (U7 free) ~ in association with Suffolk Vehicle Enthusiasts Club
see Helmingham.com ~ [family £22 = 2-adult+2-children]

Sun. 5th Aug - FATS CITY record hop  [2~5:30]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £5 ~ as per ⟨2nd Dec.⟩

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

Fri. 10th Aug - BURYTANGO Neolonga  [8~11:30]

Hunter Club, 6 St Andrews Street South, Bury St Edmund   IP33 3PH
DJ Jim playing for Tangoing to different genres of music
£7 ~ bar available • nibbles provided • everyone welcome ~ see FLYER

Sat. 11th Aug - Jiveswing RETRO Swingin' Saturday  [8~12]

Great Baddow RBL   CM2 7RA £8/£10 ~ as per ⟨8th Dec.⟩ (next 13/10)

Sun. 12th Aug - BLUEST BLUES Bluesy Sunday TeaDance  [2~6:30]

Costessey Centre, Norwich   NR8 5AH £10 ~ as per ⟨14th Oct.⟩

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

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

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - 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 ~ 18/8, 15/9, 20/10, 17/11, 22/12

Sun. 19th Aug - COLCHESTER BLUES workshop & tea-dance  [11~1 + 1:30~5:30]

Great Bromley V.H.   CO7 7JA info Debbie 07908 313295 ~ as per ⟨16th Dec.⟩

Wed. 22nd Aug - CACTUS STRATFORD freestyle social  [8~10]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Texas Tommy for swing dancing ~ next 19/9
£2.50 - BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Fri. 24th Aug - BLUEST BLUES Blue Magic late-night freestyle  [8~3]

Connaught Rooms, Attleborough   NR17 2AS £10 ~ as per ⟨30th Nov.⟩

Sat. 25th Aug - FATS CITY record hop  [7~11:45]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £7 - guest DJ Texas Tommy ~ as per ⟨22nd Dec.⟩

Sat. 25th Aug - MONEWDEN 40s HANGAR DANCE == CANCELLED


2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - SUFFOLKTANGO Milonga at Rep  [7:30~10:30]

The Rep, 11 Tower St, Ipswich   IP1 3BE
£4 ~ last Wednesday of month == 29/9 31/10

Fri. 31st Aug - "MOMENTS" 1930s & 1940s Dance  [7:30~11:30]

Kessingland Working Mens Club, The Avenue, Kessingland   NR33 7QD
DJs Three Bits of Rhythm & Vintage Rob
£5 otd - licensed bar

Sat. 1st Sep - LOUISIANA Linedance Charity Line Dance  [7:30~11]

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

Sat. 1st Sep - SEARCHLIGHT Swing Dance  [7:30~11:30]

Ashingdon & East Hawkwell Memorial Hall, Ashingdon Road, Rochford   SS4 3HF
40's/50's-style music by DJ Mr. Dickie Bows (Mrs) & dancing with Air Raid Jive
for Swing, Balboa, Shag & Stroll ~ 40's period dress welcome
£7 - free tea/coffee, no bar, BYO drink/nibbles ~ contact Chris 07721 691932 / Rose 07712 176361

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

Riverside Centre, Stratford St. Andrew (A12 near Saxmundham)   IP17 1LL
everyone welcome ~ more info t.b.a. - see SuffolkTango.org.uk

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

Fri. 14th Sep - BURYTANGO Milonga  [8~11:30]

Hunter Club, 6 St Andrews Street South, Bury St Edmund   IP33 3PH
mix of traditional, nuevo & alternative music
£7 ~ bar available • nibbles provided • everyone welcome

Fri. 14th Sep - HUKILAU HAWAIIAN night 40s/50s dance  [7~11]

New Sheringham Community Centre, Holway Road, Sheringham   NR26 8NP
DJs The Muffin Man & Earl Harlem ~ no bar ~ BYO drinks/nibbles
£8 ~ for tkts contact Nigel/Gill 07986 011863/07903 556615 - see jivebunnies.com

Sat. 15th Sep - NAUTICAL THEME 40s/50s dance  [7~11]

New Sheringham Community Centre, Holway Road, Sheringham   NR26 8NP
DJs The Muffin Man & Guest t.b.a. ~ no bar ~ BYO drinks/nibbles
£8 ~ for tkts contact Nigel/Gill 07986 011863/07903 556615 - see jivebunnies.com

Sat. 15th Sep - RED HOT & ROCKIN band night  [7:30~12]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Bldg, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
Rockin'em  ~ 50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • guest DJ Gary Little
£12 otd, £10 adv. ~ more info : Mark V/Lin 07949 169433 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 15th Sep - ROCKIN' at Broomfield Legion  [7:15~late]

Broomfield British Legion   CM1 7YA £2 ~ as per ⟨10th Nov.⟩

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

Marks Tey Village Hall   CO6 1EJ £6 ~ as per ⟨15th Dec.⟩ (next 27/10)

Sun. 16th Sep - FATS CITY record hop  [2~5:30]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £5 ~ as per ⟨2nd Dec.⟩

Sun. 16th Sep - 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 == 14/10 11/11 9/12]
Sun. 16th Sep - CHOCKSAWAY    entertaining outdoors 
Helmingham Plant Fair 
[10~4]


Helmingham Hall, Helmingham, Stowmarket, Suffolk   IP14 6EF
with swing DJ Big John's Special + dancers ~ see ChocksAwayForDancing.com & FACEBOOK
£7 adults, children free ~ part of Suffolk Plant Heritage Autumn Plant Fair
for full info see Helmingham.com

Wed. 19th Sep - CACTUS STRATFORD freestyle social  [8~10]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Texas Tommy for swing dancing
£2.50 - BYO drinks — 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. 22nd Sep - LEIGH TANGO Milonga (with lesson)  [6:30~11:30]

Strictly Smartz studio, 1A Elm Road, Leigh   SS9 1SW
with 'Milonga-style' class first ¾-hour with Luis & Samira, then DJ'ing by Chris Jordan
£10 ~ free light buffet - see FACEBOOK ~ next one 24th Nov.

Sat. 22nd Sep - DANCEASY AUTUMN DANCE  [7~10:30]

Copdock Village Hall, London Road (old A12, opp. Best Western Ipswich hotel), Copdock   IP8 3JN
Ballroom / Latin based social with some fun/party dances • good parking
dress-code: smart casual, licensed bar, BYO nibbles • raffle i.a.o. Help for Heroes [prize donations welcome]
£6 - info/tkts from hosts Sharon & Graham 07946 347167 / 07790 230651 ~ see danceasy.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
Shane & the Korrados + DJ Rockin' Roland
£8 adv. tkts, £10 OTD - contact Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676

Sat. 29th Sep - JIVEBUNNIES JUMP JIVE night  [7:30~late]

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
DJs The Muffin Man & Major 5x5 playing 40s/50s music • bar
£8, from BPH boxoffice Mo~Sa (01502 770060 or online) - see jivebunnies.com

Sat. 29th Sep - FATS CITY record hop  [7~11:45]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £7 ~ as per ⟨22nd Dec.⟩

Sun. 30th Sep - BLUEST BLUES Bluesy Sunday TeaDance  [2~6:30]

Costessey Centre, Norwich   NR8 5AH £10 ~ as per ⟨14th Oct.⟩

Sun. 30th Sep - Helluva Hula charity Tea Dance  [2~5]

Haddiscoe Village Hall, The Street, Haddiscoe, Norfolk   NR14 6PN
DJ's ~ Baker Boy, Ralfie & guest t.b.a.
fundraising for  Palliative Care, ‘The Louise Hamilton Centre’ at JPUH
£5 OTD incl. tea, coffee & home-made cakes ~ see FACEBOOK

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

Sat. 6th Oct - FOXYROCK R'n'R Club BAND night  [8~late]

Mistley Village Hall, Shrubland Road, Mistley (nr. Manningtree), Essex   CO11 1HS
Fever + resident DJ Crazy Nadge
£7 members / £10 guests — see Foxyrock.co.uk

Sun. 7th Oct - FATS CITY record hop  [2~5:30]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £5 ~ as per ⟨2nd Dec.⟩

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

Fri. 12th Oct - BURYTANGO Milonga  [8~11:30]

Hunter Club, 6 St Andrews Street South, Bury St Edmund   IP33 3PH
mix of traditional, nuevo & alternative music
£7 ~ bar available • nibbles provided • everyone welcome

Sat. 13th Oct - ROCKIN' at Broomfield Legion  [7:15~late]

Broomfield British Legion   CM1 7YA £2 ~ as per ⟨10th Nov.⟩

Sat. 13th Oct - Jiveswing RETRO Swingin' Saturday  [8~12]

Great Baddow RBL   CM2 7RA £8/£10 ~ as per ⟨8th Dec.⟩ (next 10/11)

Sun. 14th Oct - BLUEST BLUES Bluesy Sunday TeaDance  [2~6:30]

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

Fri. 19th Oct - BLUEST BLUES Blue Magic late-night freestyle  [8~3]

Connaught Rooms, Attleborough   NR17 2AS £10 ~ as per ⟨30th Nov.⟩

Sun. 21st Oct - COLCHESTER BLUES workshop & tea-dance  [11~1 + 1:30~5:30]

Great Bromley V.H.   CO7 7JA info Debbie 07908 313295 ~ as per ⟨16th Dec.⟩

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
£6 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 27th Oct - FATS CITY record hop  [7~11:45]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £7 ~ as per ⟨22nd Dec.⟩

Sat. 27th Oct - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  [7:30~11]

Marks Tey Village Hall   CO6 1EJ £6 ~ as per ⟨15th Dec.⟩ (next 17/11)

Wed. 31st Oct - LOUISIANA Linedance Halloween Party  [7:30~11]

Martlesham Community Hall, Old Felixstowe Road, Martlesham   IP12 4PB
The Keeleys ~ BYO drinks/snacks
£7 ~ proceeds to Cancer Research UK
see Louisiana‑Linedance.co.uk ~ contact Louise 01449 771632

Fri. 2nd Nov - "MOMENTS" 1930s & 1940s Dance  [7:30~11:30]

Kessingland Working Mens Club, The Avenue, Kessingland   NR33 7QD
DJs Three Bits of Rhythm & Vintage Rob
£5 otd - licensed bar

Sat. 3rd Nov - RED HOT & ROCKIN record hop  [7:30~12]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Bldg, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • large carpark ; guest DJ The Professor
£6 ~ more info : Mark V/in 07949 169433 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 3rd Nov - POPPY Swing Dance  [7:30~11:30]

RBL Memorial Hall, Newland Street, Witham, Essex   CM8 2AZ
DJ Dinger — i.a.o. Royal British Legion  Poppy Appeal
allied / civilian dress much appreciated
£8 ~ incl. tea/coffee/doughnuts, BYO drinks • more info Christine 07721 691932

Sat. 3rd Nov - BALBOA & SHAG BALL 

Community Centre, Camping Land, Beech Close (off London St A1065), Swaffham   PE37 7RB
with Jack Calloway Dance Band & DJ Andy AV8 Garner • more info t.b.a.

Sun. 4th Nov - FATS CITY record hop  [2~5:30]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £5 ~ as per ⟨2nd Dec.⟩

Fri. 9th Nov - BURYTANGO Milonga  [8~11:30]

Hunter Club, 6 St Andrews Street South, Bury St Edmund   IP33 3PH
mix of traditional, nuevo & alternative music
£7 ~ bar available • nibbles provided • everyone welcome

Sat. 10th Nov - ROCKIN' at Broomfield Legion  [7:15~late]

Broomfield British Legion, Saxon Way, Broomfield, Chelmsford   CM1 7YA
with DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine
£2 ~ good dancefloor, decent bar prices, carpark (also 14/4, 12/5, 9/6, 14/7, 15/9, 13/10, 10/11)

Sat. 10th Nov - Jiveswing RETRO Swingin' Saturday  [8~12]

Great Baddow RBL   CM2 7RA £8/£10 ~ as per ⟨8th Dec.⟩

Sat. 10th Nov - SUGAR TOWN STRUT - Jive/Swing Dance  [8~12]

Village Hall, Aylmer Close, Risby, Bury St. Edmunds   IP28 6RT
Si Cranstoun & his band + swing DJ Paul playing 40's/50's R&B, Swing & Jazz
large dance-floor • soft drinks included • anything stronger, BYO
£15 adv., £18 otd (if avail.) — see GetInTheSwing.com  [was orig. 20th Oct.]

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 - HEYBRIDGE VINTAGE dance  [7~11,  D.O. 6:45]

Plantation Hall, Colchester Road, Heybridge, Maldon   CM9 4AL
with DJ  Texas Tommy  playing mix of 40's & 50's music
tea & biscuits provided • BYO booze • period dress optional
£6 ~ o.t.d. or reserve via Mandy 01621 852471 (leave msg)

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

Marks Tey Village Hall   CO6 1EJ £6 ~ as per ⟨15th Dec.⟩

Sun. 18th Nov - CACTUS TEA DANCE  [3~6]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Texas Tommy & guest DJ t.b.a.
£6 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Fri. 23rd Nov - BLUEST BLUES Feelgood Friday  [8~1]

Connaught Rooms, Station Road, Attleborough, Norfolk   NR17 2AS
£10 ~ hosted by Carol • good parking  —  see BluestBlues.co.uk

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

Venture Centre 2000, Bromley Road, Lawford, Manningtree   CO11 2JE
DJs Andy AV8 & Baker Boy playing for Swing Jive, Lindy, Balboa, R'n'R, Stroll
£10 otd, £8 advance via 01621 862960 / events@essexwt.org.uk
free tea/coffee, bar available ~ please do not BYO drinks
see BadgerBoogie.co.uk — i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]

Sat. 24th Nov - FATS CITY record hop  [7~11:45]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £7  ~ as per ⟨22nd Dec.⟩

Sat. 24th Nov - LEIGH TANGO Milonga (with lesson)  [6:30~11:30]

Strictly Smartz studio, 1A Elm Road, Leigh   SS9 1SW
with 'Milonga-style' class first ¾-hour with Luis & Samira, DJ for freestyle t.b.a.
£10 ~ free light buffet - see FACEBOOK

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

Fri. 30th Nov - BLUEST BLUES Blue Magic late-night freestyle  [8~3]

Connaught Rooms, Station Road, Attleborough, Norfolk   NR17 2AS
£10 ~ hosted by Carol • good parking — see BluestBlues.co.uk

Sat. 1st Dec - JIVEBUNNIES VINTAGE VICTORIA XMAS Dinner  [7:30~late]

Victoria Hotel, Kirkley Cliff Road (B1532), Lowestoft   NR33 0BZ
with DJ The Muffinman ~ playing tunes from 40s/50s ~ rooms available via hotel …
more info t.b.a. ~ contact Nigel & Gill 07986 011863/07903 556615 - see jivebunnies.com

Sat. 1st Dec - FOXYROCK R'n'R Club XMAS Party  [8~late]

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

Sun. 2nd Dec - FATS CITY record hop  [2~5:30]

Budworth Hall, High Street, Chipping Ongar, Essex   CM5 9JG
DJ Dinger ~ bar, large sprung dancefloor, free carpark opp.
£5 — for info, contact Dinger 07766 626480

Sat. 8th Dec - RED HOT & ROCKIN XMAS gig  [7:30~12]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Bldg, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop with live-band (tba) & guest DJ Bill Guntrip
cheap bar • large carpark
£12 otd, £10 adv. ~ info Mark V/Lin 07949 169433 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 8th Dec - Jiveswing RETRO Swingin' Saturday  [8~12]

Royal British Legion, Chelwater Road, Great Baddow, Chelmsford   CM2 7RA
Top DJs for social Swing, Jive, Blues & R&B ~ arrive early for fun class suitable for all
£10 otd, 8 adv. bookable via jiveswing.com/booking

Sat. 8th Dec - 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
for Swing, Balboa, Shag & Stroll ~ 40's period dress welcome
£7 - free tea/coffee, no bar, BYO drink/nibbles ~ contact Chris 07721 691932

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

Fri. 14th Dec - BURYTANGO Milonga  [8~11:30]

Hunter Club, 6 St Andrews Street South, Bury St Edmund   IP33 3PH
mix of traditional, nuevo & alternative music
£7 ~ bar available • nibbles provided • everyone welcome

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
£6 - incl. tea, coffee & cakes, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

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

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
DJ Rockin' Roland
£6 ~ Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676

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

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

Sun. 16th Dec - COLCHESTER BLUES workshop & tea-dance  [11~1 + 1:30~5:30]

with Sara White • info from host Debbie 07908 313295
W/S only £15, TeaDance only £10, both £20 ~ see bluesnites.co.uk

Fri. 21st Dec - BLUEST BLUES XMAS Party late-night freestyle  [8~3]

Connaught Rooms, Station Road, Attleborough, Norfolk   NR17 2AS
£10 ~ hosted by Carol • good parking — see BluestBlues.co.uk

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

Kessingland Working Mens Club, The Avenue, Kessingland   NR33 7QD
DJs Three Bits of Rhythm & Vintage Rob & Lady Angela
£5 otd - licensed bar

Sat. 22nd Dec - FATS CITY record hop  [7~11:45]

Budworth Hall, High Street, Chipping Ongar, Essex   CM5 9JG
with resident DJ Dinger & guest t.b.a
large sprung dancefloor, licensed bar, free carpark opp.
£7 ~ for info, contact Dinger 07766 626480

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

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

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

Riverside Centre, Stratford St. Andrew (A12 near Saxmundham)   IP17 1LL
everyone welcome ~ more info t.b.a. - see SuffolkTango.org.uk

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

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
Host DJ Texas Tommy & guest DJ Vintage Rob + guest
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. 27th Jan'19 - 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
£5 - an afternoon of 40's Swing & 50's R&B ~ incl. tea/coffee/cakes

Fri. 15th Mar'19 ~~ 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

  
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   •   tkts ≡ tickets

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