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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
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



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



HEP TO STEP — 1940's Swing-Jive classes ( D.O. 2:30 )
Westerfield Village Hall, Church Lane, Westerfield  (just north of Ipswich) IP6 9BE
with Teresa & Geoff ~ contact 01473 719797 / bteresaxx@gmail.com
most Sundays • Beginner session 2:45~3:45 • Improver session 4:15~5:15
£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


Thu. 25th Oct - UEA Argentine Tango TASTER  [5:30~7]

Thomas Paine Study Centre (Business School), Chancellors Drive, Norwich   NR4 7TJ
45 mins. class, then 45 mins. dancing & practice
all welcome ~ beginners, re-starters & established enthusiasts
FREE EVENT - hosted by NorwichTango.co.uk
[prices normally £3~£5 ~ see FACEBOOK ]

Fri. 26th Oct - TANGONORFOLK Milonga  [8~11]

St. Thomas’s Church Hall, Earlham Road, Norwich   NR2 3RG
Guest DJ Cliff Hoppitt playing his selection of Argentine Tango music
£8 (£7 concs.) ~ including soft-drinks & nibbles ~ ee FACEBOOK

Sat. 27th Oct - HIAMS Ballroom & Swing dance  [7:30~11, D.O.7]

HIAM Sports & Social Club, Putney Hill Road, Prickwillow, Ely   CB7 4UU
The Umbrella Big Band playing for Ballroom & Swing ~ typically 1920's & onwards tunes
good dance floor • licensed bar • BBQ food on sale • raffle, free WIFI, ample parking
ticketed event £10 (£8 members) ~ book via Veronica on 07842 146308/01353 721061
OR email  info@hiam.org.uk ~ entry O.T.D. only if any left ~ see 
FLYERFACEBOOK

Sat. 27th Oct - BLUESKIES Swingtime  [8~12]

Chambers Cocktail Bar, 12-14 Wensum St, Norwich   NR3 1HY
DJ Three Bits of Rhythm playing 40's swing & 40's-50's RnB & RnR
see FACEBOOK ~ cool cocktails!

Sat. 27th Oct - TOPCROFT Soul & Motown night  [8~12]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
DJs Kevin Andrews + special guests Andy Saggers & Mark Bale playing on vinyl
licensed bar, raffle, ample free parking, campers bookable
£5 OTD ~ see FACEBOOK

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

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob for swing dancing
fancy dress preferred at the Monster Mansion with Cousin IT & Lurch!
£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)

Sun. 28th Oct - 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 Sun. of month ~ also 25/11,16/12

Sun. 28th Oct - JIVEBUNNIES Blythspirit Spookie-Boogie
Halloween Tea dance 
[2~5:30]


Blythburgh Village Hall, main road A12 (off London St A1065)   IP19 9LQ
DJs The Muffinman & guest — £8 ~ see jivebunnies.com
fancy dress encouraged ; tea/coffee & home-made cake

Sub. 28th Oct - SUFFOLKTANGO HENLEY workshops  [11:30~1:30 + 2~4]

Henley Community Centre, Church Meadows, Henley, Ipswich   IP6 0RP
with Elizabeth Knock & Luis Rodriguez [Tango y Nada Mas] teaching
2 * 90-min. workshops + guided practica

w/s#1 ~ Making VALS flow {18mths+ experience} ; w/s#2 ~ Beyond the Cross {all levels}
£12 for 1 w/s, £20 for both ~ see suffolktango.org.uk

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

Wed. 31st Oct - SUFFOLKTANGO Degero's Milonga  [7:30~10:30]

Degero Bistro, 11 St. Nicholas Street, Ipswich (town centre)   IP1 1TH
£4 (please buy a drink) ~ usually last Wed. of mth ~ next 28/11

Fri. 2 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 ~ see FACEBOOK

Fri. 2nd Nov - FOXYROCK R'n'R Club BAND night  [8~late]

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

Sat. 3rd Nov - Canyengue workshop + Milonga Abierta  [6:30~7:45 + 8~12]

Apsley Community Centre, 58 London Road, Apsley, Hemel Hempstead, Herts   HP3 9SB
tutors Kat Henderson + Antonio Mago Riva for this "Tango before Tango" special w/s
BOOKINGS : w/s only £15 single, £25 couple • with milonga £23 single, £45 couple • milonga only £10 each
milonga only also payable O.T.D. £12
see FACEBOOK & WEBSITE-details

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  [7:30~11:30

Swaffham Assembly Rooms, 13 Market Place, Swaffham   PE37 7AB
Jack Calloway Dance Band + DJ Andy AV8 playing 78RPM bakelite records
licensed bar ; ample parking
£15 - order from jumpjive.swing@gmail.com or 07725 939223
[£16.31 online via eventbrite.co.uk]

Sat. 3rd Nov - 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
[WAS DECEMBER 1st]

Sat. 3rd Nov - BECCLES fundraiser night  [7:30~late]

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
King Pleasure & the Biscuit Boys plus DJ The Muffin Man
£13 from BPH boxoffice Mon~Sat (01502 770060)  OR  book online
via ticketsource.co.uk  [+90p bkg fee]

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

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

Fri. 9th Nov - 1940's REMEMBERANCE dance  [starts 7:30]

Village Hall, 4 Main Road, Filby (nr. Gt. Yarmouth)   NR29 3HN
DJs Andy AV8 + guest Sgt Bilko with vocalist Sarah Probert [SarahProbert.co.uk]
1940s dress encouraged, incl. military uniforms • small buffet provided
£10 adv. tkts [recommended] via 07492 041768 (£12 OTD if avail) - see FACEBOOK

Fri. 9th Nov - 1940's Dance  [8~11:55]

Parkway Sport & Social Club, Maskew Avenue, Peterborough   PE1 2AS
16-piece Alan Norris Big Band + Blitz Dancers • hot food available • free parking
1940s attire welcomed & positively encouraged • raffle i.a.o. RBL
£12 adv. tkts via 07788 931633  or  S&S club  or  online [eventbrite.co.uk]
{£1.52 booking fee} ; £15 O.T.D. - see FACEBOOK

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

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

Sat. 10th Nov - ROCKIN' at Broomfield Legion  == * CANCELLED *


Sat. 10th Nov - BLUESKIES Swing Lounge at the Regal  [7:30~11:30]

Wymondham Ex-Services Social Club, 9 Friarscroft Lane, Wymondham   NR18 0AT
DJs Three Bits Of Rhythm & Big John's Special playing 40s Swing + early 50s R&B
large wooden dancefloor • parking at rear • cheap bar ~ please DO NOT BYO drinks
£7 ~ see FACEBOOK

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&nsp;included • anything stronger, BYO
£15 adv., £18 otd (if avail.) — see GetInTheSwing.com  [was orig. 20th Oct.]

Sat. 10th Nov - ONYX SPEAKEASY dance  [7:30~11]

I-St-A Village Hall, Top Road, Ilketshall St Andrew, Beccles   NR34 8JA
DJs ‘Shellac78’ playing "Ice Cool" Jazz and "Sizzling hot Swing" on 78’s
wear your finest threads for evening of splendour & dance ...
licensed bar with cocktails • please DO NOT BYO alcohol
£5 ~ contact Andy AV8 07788 966640 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 10th Nov - Intro to FOX workshop + fox/blues freestyle  [2:30~6 + 8~11:30]

Jubilee Hall, School Lane, St Neots, Cambs   PE19 8GW
tutors Tobias & Catrin - teaching this Swedish Foxtrot-based genre
£25 w/s only, £30 to also do freestyle (8~11:30) [£10 freestyle only] ~ see bluesnites.co.uk

Sat. 10th Nov - 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

Sun. 11th Nov - ROCKINGFOXES R'n'R record hop  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold, Suffolk   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk - [also 9/12]

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

Sun. 11th Nov - BLUESTBLUES workshops & Tea-Dance  [2~4,4:15~6:15,6:30~10]

Stafford Hall, Costessey Centre, Longwater Lane, Norwich   NR8 5AH
2 * 2-hour workshops with tutor Tor Khan ~ then freestyle 'til 10p.m.
1 w/s £20 (£35 both) ; 1 w/s + freestyle £27 (£40 both) ; freestyle only £10
for info & pre-booking, see FACEBOOK

Wed. 14th Nov - CACTUS FREESTYLE  [8~10]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Texas Tommy ~ £2.50 incl. tea/coffee, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 17th Nov - HEYBRIDGE VINTAGE dance  [7~11,  D.O. 6:45]

Plantation Hall, Colchester Road, Heybridge, Maldon   CM9 4AL
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.⟩

Sat. 17th Nov - 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 ~ next 22/12

Sat. 17th Nov - STONHAM BARNS 1940's night  [7~11:45, D.O.6p.m.]

Stonham Barns, Pettagh Road, Stonham Aspel   IP14 6AT
evening of live music & dancing 1940s style ; hot-food available from "NAAFI" trailer
live entertainment from vocalists Fox, Wiggle & Sass
authentic music & dance from Mark & Lin, with guest DJ Earl Harlem

dress-code optional, but 1940s style encouraged ~ licensed bar
£15 (£12 concs. + U12s free) ~ adv. tkts from StonhamBarns.co.uk - see FACEBOOK

Sun. 18th Nov - Gala TWILIGHT Milonga (with class)  [3:45~10]

Onslow St Audrey’s School, Old Rectory Drive, Hatfield, Herts   AL10 8AB
DJ Barry Leadbetter playing Golden Era music in tandas (with Cortinas) 5~10
including 8p.m. demo by acclaimed Diego Converti & Graciela Gamba
plus 'Open friendly Milonga' class by Maestro Beto Ortiz 4~5

£15 ~ complimentary buffet, with hot refreshments & chilled water, + BYO ~ see FACEBOOK

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 - 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. 23rd Nov - BLUESKIES Swingtime  [8~12]

Chambers Cocktail Bar, 12-14 Wensum St, Norwich   NR3 1HY
DJ Three Bits of Rhythm playing 40's swing & 40's-50's RnB & RnR
see FACEBOOK ~ cool cocktails!

Fri. 23rd Nov - ROCKINGFOXES Woodland Club R'n'R hop  [7:30 start]

Woodland Club, Hall Road, Tacolneston   NR16 1DN
DJ Ray ~ bar available • some tuition for beginners available at start
charity raffle i.a.o. Zipper Club [Papworth Hospital]
FREE ENTRY ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk - [also 14/12]

Sat. 24th Nov - HARDWICK HOP Vinyl night  [7:30~11:30]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
American Tan 40s/50s female vocalists
plus DJs The Mailman & ScatKat playing Swing, R&B + early R'n'R

special Vinyl/Shellac night ~ licensed bar, raffle, ample free parking
£7 OTD - IAO Topcroft Recreation Ground ~ see FACEBOOK

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
'Milonga-style' class first ¾-hour with Luis & Samira, DJ for freestyle t.b.a.
£10 ~ free light buffet - see FACEBOOK

Sat. 24th Nov - BLUESTBLUES Blues & Tango  [7:30~12]

Village Hall, Aylmer Close, Risby, Bury St. Edmunds   IP28 6RT
MAIN hall: 4½ hours of Blues ; SMALL hall: Tango ~ DJ Jim Whiteman [+ small relaxation area off]
hosted by Carol ~ no bar, BYO but will serve soft-drinks/teas/coffee + snacks F.O.C.
£12 [£10 if FB flag as "Going"] ~ see BluestBlues.co.uk  &  FACEBOOK

Sun. 25th Nov - 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 Sun. of month ~ also 16/12

Wed. 28th Nov - SUFFOLKTANGO Degero's Milonga  [7:30~10:30]

Degero Bistro, 11 St. Nicholas Street, Ipswich (town centre)   IP1 1TH
£4 (please buy a drink) ~ usually last Wed. of month

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

Sun. 2nd Dec - Baker Boy Collective charity Jingle Bell Jump & Jive Tea Dance  [2~5]

Haddiscoe Village Hall, The Street, Haddiscoe, Norfolk   NR14 6PN
DJs Rocket 88 Ralfie, The Bagman & The Mailman playing 40s/50s music
1st Bungay Sea Scouts fundraiser for Scout Hut disabled facilities
the scouts & leader Andy AV8 invite you can come along & help support this worthy cause

£6 incl. tea & festive cakes — come dance your best Christmas socks off!

Fri. 7th Dec - BLUESKIES Swingtime  [8~12]

Chambers Cocktail Bar, 12-14 Wensum St, Norwich   NR3 1HY
DJ Three Bits of Rhythm playing 40's swing & 40's-50's RnB & RnR
see FACEBOOK ~ cool cocktails!

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

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Bldg, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
The Revolutionaires + DJ Bill Guntrip
cheap bar • large carpark • i.a.o. ESSEX Dementia Care
£15 otd, £12 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

Sun. 9th Dec - ROCKINGFOXES R'n'R record hop  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold, Suffolk   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk

Mon. 10rd Dec - 2 Tango workshops  [8~11

Apsley Community Centre, 58 London Road, Apsley, Hemel Hempstead, Herts   HP3 9SB
tutors Diana Cruz + Nick Jones
w/s#1: Exploring Technique & Structure (All levels) 8~9:15 ;
w/s#2: Using Striking Figures & Drama!
(Intermediates) 9:25~10:40 ; Practice: till 11

single w/s £18 (£34 couple) ; both w/s's £32 (£60 couple) - for info & bookings, 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

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

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

Fri. 14rd Dec - ROCKINGFOXES Woodland Club R'n'R hop  [7:30 start]

Woodland Club, Hall Road, Tacolneston   NR16 1DN
DJ Ray ~ bar available • some tuition for beginners available at start
charity raffle i.a.o. Zipper Club [Papworth Hospital]
FREE ENTRY ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk

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 - 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 Sun. of month

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 Rooms, 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 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

Sat. 22th 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 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

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
£12, advance tkt ONLY from BuryTango.co.uk - incl. glass of bubbly & nibbles

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 6/1 3/2 2/3 14/4 12/5 9/6 7/7 15/9 13/10 10/11 1/12

Sat. 5th Jan'19 - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

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

Sun. 27th Jan'19 - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ(s) TBA ~ £5 - as per 10th Nov.2019

Sat. 2nd Feb'19 - 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    OR £12 if do Sunday's Tea-Dance as well ~ including camping [see below]

Sat. 3rd Feb'19 - Early VINTAGE VALENTINE Tea-Dance  [11~3]

Greshams (Ipswich), 312 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich   IP4 3QJ
DJs Andy AV8 + guest Radio Flyer playing swing, big-band, Lindy & much more
£5 including tea/coffee & cake ~ see above for pricing if do Sat. evening also ...

Sat. 23rd Feb'19 - 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 30s', 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

Sat. 9th Mar'19 - 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]

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

Sun. 24th Mar'19 - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ(s) TBA ~ £5 - as per 10th Nov.2019

Sat. 27th Apr'19 - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

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

Fri. 3rd May'19 ~~ 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. 1st Jun'19 - 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'19 - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ(s) TBA ~ £5 - as per 10th Nov.2019

Sat. 6th Jul'19 - 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'19 - 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

Sun. 21th Jul'19 - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ(s) TBA ~ £5 - as per 10th Nov.2019

Sun. 8th Sep'19 - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ(s) TBA ~ £5 - as per 10th Nov.2019

Sat. 14th Sep'19 - 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]

Sat. 28th Sep'19 - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

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

Sun. 10th Nov'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

Sat. 23rd Nov'19 - 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. 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

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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