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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 • [28/2,14/3 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 22/2 nor  29/3 nor 26/4) • £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 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]



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 / 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


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
'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
Tuesdays Huntingfield Beg 7:45, Imp 8:45 ~ £6 1 class, £8 both
Thursdays Halesworth 7:30 ~ £6 • can also check FACEBOOK


Fri. 23rd Feb - ROCKINGFOXES Rock 'n' Roll charity 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)
first 45 mins. for beginners wanting some help with moves
free entry ~ last Friday each mth - see rockingfoxes.co.uk

Fri. 23rd Feb - 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
[ also 30/3, 27/4, 25/5, 29/6, 24/8, 19/10, 30/11 ]

Fri. 23rd Feb - King Louis' Swing Club  [8:30~11:45]

Louis Marchesi, 17 Tombland, Norwich   NR3 1HF
jumping in the jungle with guest band Ruby & the Ruff Cuts
Free Entry ~ see FACEBOOK

Fri. 23rd Feb - Salsa “Black & White” Party  [8~12]

British Sugar S&S Club, Hollow Road, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk   IP32 7BB
salsa class 8:30~9, then freestyle ~ dresscode B & W
book at £8 adv. via SecretSalsa.co.uk upto 24hrs prior, £10 thereafter & OTD

Sat. 24th Feb - FOXYROCK R'n'R Club BAND night  [8~late]

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

Sat. 24th Feb - RADIUM HOT CLUB  [7:30~11:30]

Coopesale Village Hall, Institute Road, Epping   CM16 7QY
DJ Sizzlin’ Jim playing hottest sounds of 30’s/40’s ~ big band, swing, small-combos etc.
good-sized dancefloor • all abilities welcome for Lindy, Swing, Foxtrot, Balboa ...
£7 OTD ~ free tea/coffee & carpark ~ info 07568 339786 [also 31/3 & 28/4]

Sat. 24th Feb - LEIGHTANGO class + milonga  [7:30~8:30 + then 'til 11:30]

Strictly Smartz studio, 1A Elm Road, Leigh   SS9 1SW
1-hour milonga class with Luis & Samira, then social dancing with DJ Thomas Keenes
nibbles provided • bar • smooth wooden floor & good sound system
£10 incl. class, £7 milonga only — see FACEBOOK

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

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £7 ~ as per 28th July

Sun. 25th Feb - CHURCH OF BALBOA class/workshop/social  [1~4]

Community Centre, Camping Land, Beech Close (off London St A1065), Swaffham   PE37 7RB
with Andy Clark — see FACEBOOK
£9 adv. [online ~ see JumpJiveSwing.com] or £10 otd (limited places)
[mostly] last Sunday of month ~ i.e. 25/3,29/4,27/5,24/6,29/7,19/8,30/9,28/10,25/11,16/12
book via EVENTBRITE.co.uk

Wed. 28th Feb - SUFFOLKTANGO Milonga at Rep  [7:30~10:30]

The Rep, 11 Tower St, Ipswich   IP1 3BE
£4 ~ DJ Mr Cliff - next is 28th March

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 with John & Caroline hosting lesson 1st hour
£5 • BYO drinks - see Balboatime.co.uk [also July 6th & Nov 30th]

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

101 Moulsham Street   CM2 0JG £2 as per 16th March

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

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

Sat. 3rd Mar - BLUEST BLUES BluTango  [7:30~11:30]

Costessey Centre, Norwich   NR8 5AH £10 as per 2nd June [each 1st Sat. of month]

Sat. 3rd Mar - 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. 3rd Mar - 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 & 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. 4th Mar - FATS CITY record hop  [2~5:30]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £5 ~ as per 8th July

Fri. 9th Mar - BURYTANGO Monthly Milonga  [8~11]

Hunter Club, 6 St. Andrews Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk   IP33 3PH
DJ Jim playing blend of traditional, nuevo & alternative music ~ bar & nibbles available
£7 ~ see BuryTango.co.uk [usually 2nd Fri. of mth » 13/4, 11/5, 8/6]

Fri. 9th Mar - Put Your Cat Clothes On  [7:30~11]

Flixton Buck, The Street, Bungay, Suffolk   NR31 1NZ
DJs Andy AV8 & The Mailman playing for R&B, Rockabilly, Hillbilly, RnR, Surf
FREE ADMISSION ~ in the Big Room ~ info from venue 01986 892382

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

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

Sat. 10th Mar - KIZOMBA Suffolk gig  [8~1]

Stone Grill Ipswich, 16 Tacket Street, Ipswich   IP4 1AY
special guest DJ Audio + DJs MRG & McCenteio ~ see FACEBOOK
free admission ... for all who love Kizomba, Bachata & Salsa

Sat. 10th Mar - BLUESKIES Swing Lounge  [8~12]

Louis Marchesi, 17 Tombland, Norwich   NR3 1HF
host DJ Three Bits Of Rhythm + special guest DJ Andy AV8
FREE ENTRY ~ Swing, Jazz & cool RnB in Crypt bar ~ see FACEBOOK

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

Great Baddow RBL   CM2 7RA £8/£10 as per 8th Dec. (next 14/4)

Sat. 10th Mar - ROCKET 88 CLUB band night  [7:30~late]

Gainsborough Labour Club, 394 Landseer Road, Ipswich,   IP3 9LX
Jack & the Real Deals & DJ Crazy Nadge ~ see FACEBOOK
Spindrift Records • Cherry Betty Vintage • Lukey's burgervan • over-14s-only
£12 otd, £10 adv. contact Alison 07983 622688 or Porky 07801 088710

Sat. 10th Mar - Charity Ballroom & Sequence Dance  [7:30~10:30]

Assembly House, Theatre Street, Norwich   NR2 1RQ
with Pavilion Big Band ~ prize for best-dressed-couple & best-dancers
see FLYER ~  i.a.o. East Anglian Air Ambulance
organised by Wymondham Helicopter Group
tkts £12.50 from Norwich Theatre Royal 01603 630000 or Helen/Norman 01953 600563

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 - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hop  [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 (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
£12 otd, £10 adv. tkt online [PayPal] • info 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

Sat. 17th Mar - TERESA JAY STRICTLY Ballroom & Latin Social  [7:30~10:30]

Bealings Village Hall   IP13 6LH ~ as per 16th June

Sat. 17th Mar - Jiveswing BOOGIE SHACK  [8~12]

Zoo Cafe, Pioneer Hall, 11 Ware Road, Hertford, Herts   SG13 7HP
Good mix Swing, R&B & Blues  with hot/cold refreshments & light snacks
social swing dance - parking opp. venue • no bar ~ BYO booze
£8 adv. (in classes), £10 otd ~ see JiveSwing.com [usually 3rd Sat. of mth]

Sat. 17th Mar - 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

Sat. 17th Mar - 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. 18th Mar - SUFFOLKTANGO Workshops  [11:30~1:30 + 2~4]

Henley Community Centre, Church Meadows, Henley, Ipswich   IP6 0RP
with Kate & Tony (of Tango Abrazo, Norwich) ~ for topics/levels see SuffolkTango.org.uk
£12 for one, £20 both classes • no need to book or come with a partner [next 13/5]

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

Sun. 18th Mar - COLCHESTER BLUES workshop & tea-dance  [11~1 + 1:30~5:30]

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

Sun. 18th Mar - Norwich Swing Dance Collective Tea Dance  [2~5]

Belvedere Comm. Centre   NR2 3AZ £5 ~ as per 17th June [next is 22/4]

Fri. 23rd Mar - FOXYROCK R'n'R Club BAND night  [8~late]

Mistley Village Hall, Shrubland Road, Mistley (nr. Manningtree), Essex   CO11 1HS
Rusti Steel + resident DJ Crazy Nadge
£5 members / £7 guests ~ see Foxyrock.co.uk

Sat. 24th Mar - RED FEATHER 1940’s Swing dance  [7~12]

Red Feather Club, Horham, Denham (near Eye) Suffolk   IP21 5DG
featuring The Pat Reyford Combo & guest DJ Michael Wilson [Skylark Club]
info/offline-sales (£10) from compere DJ Andy AV8 07788 966640 / andy.av8@hotmail.com
licensed bar ~ please DO NOT BYO drinks • camping avail • see FLYER
tkts £11.17 (incl. online levy) via EVENTBRITE.co.uk

Sat. 24th Mar - 1940's JIVE & SWING evening  [7~10:30]

Ripper Hall, High Street, Docking   PE31 8NG
with King Size Papas  ~ see FLYER
entry by ticket only ~ BYO food/drink - fund-raising for Docking Heritage Group
£12 adv. tkts. via Paul Hewitt 01485 518560 / Helena Aldis 01485 518659

Sat. 24th Mar - Big Band Night Out  [8~11:30]

Ipswich Hotel [was Cameo], Old London Road, Copdock, Ipswich   IP8 3JD
with the Glenn Hurst Big Band ~ see glennhurstmusic.net
optional supper menu available in ballroom ~ order at bar
overnight stay available - ring hotel-reception for rates
tkts £15 on 01473 252098 [hotel only selling tkts with overnight bookings]

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

Sun. 25th Mar - CHURCH OF BALBOA class/workshop/social  [1~4]

Community Centre, Swaffham   PE37 7RB ~ as per June 24th

Sun. 25th Mar - BURYTANGO Workshops & Tea Dance  [1:15~2:15, 2:45~3:45, 4~7:30]

John Peel Centre, Church Walk, Stowmarket   IP14 1ET
w/s #1 Milonga Etiquette • w/s #2 Difficult Dancefloors ~ with Mick & Esme
tea dance 4~7:30 with traditonal, alternative & nuevo music
singles £9 each w/s (£15 for both) • couples £15 each w/s (£25 for both)
tea dance £7 (free is do both classes, £3.50 if do one) ~ see FACEBOOK

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

The Rep, 11 Tower St, Ipswich   IP1 3BE
£4 ~ last Fri. of month == 28/3 25/4 30/5 27/6 25/7 29/8 31/10

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

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

Sat. 31st Mar - BECCLES Swing Dance  [7:30~12, D.O. 7]

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
with The Swing Commanders & DJ The Muffinman
fundraising for the hall ... see FLYER
tkts £12 (£10 concs.) from BPH boxoffice Mo~Sa (01502 770060 or online) - i.e. TicketSource.co.uk

Sat. 31st Mar - FATS CITY record hop  [7~11:45]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £7 ~ as per 28th July

Sun. 1st Apr - RAF 100 HANGAR DANCE & Vintage Afternoon Tea  [1~6]

North Weald Airfield, Merlin Way, North Weald, Epping   CM16 6HR
Glenn Miller Weald Orchestra celebrating 100th anniversary of R.A.F.
contact 07392 606263 ~ see FLYER
tickets £18.50 online at airfieldfireworks.co.uk or via info@airfieldfireworks.co.uk

Sun. 1st Apr - FATS CITY record hop  [2~5:30]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £5 ~ as per 8th July

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

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

Wed. 4th Apr - LOUISIANA Linedance Charity Line Dance  [7:30~11]

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

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
mostly fortnightly ~ April 6th+20th, May 4th, June 1st+15th+29th

Fri. 6th Apr - BLUESKIES Swingtime  [7:30~11:30]

Platform 12, 14A St. Benedicts Street, Norwich   NR2 4AG
resident DJ Three Bits of Rhythm playing Raw Swing & RnB
FREE ENTRY — see FACEBOOK

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
£12 otd, £10 adv. via website [PayPal] • contact Rachel 07919 527676/Art 07886 799193

Sat. 7th Apr - BLUEST BLUES BluTango  [7:30~11:30]

Costessey Centre, Norwich   NR8 5AH £10 as per 2nd June [1st Sat. each month]

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. - see SuffolkTango.org.uk

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

Sat. 14th Apr - ROCKIN' at Broomfield Legion  [7:15~late]

Broomfield British Legion   CM1 7YA £2 - as per 10th Nov.

Sat. 14th Apr - Jiveswing RETRO Swingin' Saturday  [8~12]

Great Baddow RBL   CM2 7RA £8/£10 as per 8th Dec. (next 12/5)

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

Sun. 15th Apr - JIVEBUNNIES Blyth Spirit tea dance  [2~5:30]

Blythburgh Village Hall, main road A12 (opp White Hart Pub)   IP19 9LQ
DJ The Muffin Man & guest DJ playing 1940s/50s tunes
info Nigel & Gill 07986 011863/07903 556615 — see jivebunnies.com
£8 ~ incl. homemade-cakes, tea/coffee/soft-drinks

Sun. 15th Apr - TWILIGHT MILONGA  [3:45~9]

Onslow St. Audrey's School, Old Rectory Drive, Hatfield, Herts   AL10 8AB
15-min warmup with DJ Pat, then 1-hour Tango class with Maestro Beto
followed by 4-hours with specialist Tango DJ Barry Leadbetter
complimentary drinks/nibbles BYO wine/beer • large wooden dancefloor
£12 - large free carpark ~ see FACEBOOK

Fri. 20th Apr - BLUEST BLUES Feelgood Friday  [8~1]

Connaught Rooms, Attleborough   NR17 2AS £10 as per 23rd Nov.

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
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TERESA JAY STRICTLY Ballroom & Latin Social ( 7:30~10:30 )
~ as per 16th June

Sat. 21st Apr - FOXYROCK R'n'R Club BAND night  [8~late]

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

Sat. 21st Apr - Springtime Swing  [8~11:30]

Marks Tey Village Hall, Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester   CO6 1EJ
Evening of music & dancing featuring Sweeting Swing Band
refreshments on-sale courtesy of Jacqueline’s Tea Room ~ BYO cold-drinks
i.a.o. St Helena Hospice ~ see FLYER
tkts £12.50 OTD or £10 adv. from Jacqueline’s Tea Room, 14 Short Wyre St, Colchester
or by contacting the band on 01473 312232 [website sweetingswingband.co.uk]

Sat. 21st Apr - 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
in the alternate "Recreation" hall of the 2 halls at Marks Tey ...
£6 ~ BYO drinks/snacks • info 01206 871621, 01206 243687 or ballroomrhythms@gmail.com

Sat. 21st Apr - 100th ANNIVERSARY Tea Dance  [10~4]

Moot Hall, Town Hall, High Street, Colchester   CO1 1PJ
with live band t.b.a. commemorating 100 years since end of WW1
£8 ~ delicious sandwiches, cake & tea/coffee ~ see colchester‑events.co.uk

Sat. 21st Apr - 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. 22nd Apr - Norwich Swing Dance Collective Tea Dance  [2~5]

Belvedere Comm. Centre   NR2 3AZ £5 ~ as per 17th June [next is 20/5]

Fri. 27th Apr - BLUEST BLUES Blue Magic late-night freestyle  [8~3]

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

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 • soft drinks included • anything stronger, BYO
£15 otd, £13 adv. ~ contact Paul/Debbie 01763 242949 - see GetInTheSwing.com

Sat. 28th Apr - BLUESKIES SWINGTIME  [8~12]

The Mash Tun & Gin Palace, 16 Charing Cross, Norwich   NR2 4AL
resident DJ Three Bits of Rhythm & guest Sgt. Bilko playing swing & RnB
see FACEBOOK

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

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £7 ~ as per 28th July

Sun. 29th Apr - CHURCH OF BALBOA class/workshop/social  [1~4]

Community Centre, Swaffham   PE37 7RB ~ as per June 24th

Fri. 4th May ~~ Sun. 6th - TANGO BY THE SEA

Orwell Hotel, Hamilton Road, Felixstowe   IP11 7DX
Tango house party ~ local & intnl. DJs ~ 100+ dancers ~ 2 dance-floors (traditional/nuevo)
hosted by Angel Cafe Tango & Bury Tango - gender balanced
early-bird dance pass £60 ~ increases to £70 March 1st ... NOW HALF SOLD
info 01379 642470 or madeline@fair-green.net - see FACEBOOK

Sat. 5th May - 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 Paul Trinder
£6 ~ more info : Mark V/in 07949 169433 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 5th May - BLUEST BLUES BluTango  [7:30~11:30]

Costessey Centre, Norwich   NR8 5AH £10 as per 2nd June [each 1st Sat. of month]

Sat. 5th May - Charity Ball  [7~11::30]

Ipswich Town Hall & Corn Exchange, King Street, Ipswich   IP1 1DH
i.a.o. Ipswich Hospital Baby Bereavement Group
tkts £55 - dress code ‘Black Tie’ - see FLYER

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
£10 - 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
£6 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 12th May - ROCKIN' at Broomfield Legion  [7:15~late]

Broomfield British Legion   CM1 7YA £2 - as per 10th Nov.

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

Great Baddow RBL   CM2 7RA £8/£10 as per 8th Dec. (next 9/6)

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

Sun. 13th May - BLUEST BLUES Bluesy Sunday TeaDance  [2~6:30]

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

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - CACTUS PROMOTIONS attending ...

Bressingham ~ May 13   •    Suffolk Show ~ May 30+31
Woodbridge RBL ~ June 23 & July 8

Sun. 13th May - FATS CITY record hop  [2~5:30]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £5 ~ as per 8th July

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. 19th May - TERESA JAY STRICTLY Ballroom & Latin Social  [7:30~10:30]

Bealings Village Hall   IP13 6LH ~ as per 16th June

Sun. 20th May - Norwich Swing Dance Collective Tea Dance  [2~5]

Belvedere Comm. Centre   NR2 3AZ £5 ~ as per 17th June

Fri. 25th May - BLUEST BLUES Blue Magic late-night freestyle  [8~3]

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

Sat. 26th May - FATS CITY record hop  [7~11:45]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £7 ~ as per 28th July

Sun. 27th May - CHURCH OF BALBOA class/workshop/social  [1~4]

Community Centre, Swaffham   PE37 7RB ~ as per June 24th
Sun. 27th May - 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 Spring Plant Fair
for full info see Helmingham.com

Sun. 27th May - COLCHESTER BLUES workshop & tea-dance  [11~1 + 1:30~5:30]

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

Sun. 27th May - 1940's Dance  [7~11]

William Burt Centre, Watering Lane, West Winch, King's Lynn   PE33 0JY
with 6-piece Gypsy Jazz band Major Swing
raffle i.a.o. Action for ME • BYO drinks • period dress encouraged
includes freshly cooked chip supper - choice of fish/fishcake/sausage or vegetarian option
£11 ~ reserve tickets via 07578 828529 or hannahjfisher@talktalk.net

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]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Bldg, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
Sweet Geogia Boys + guest DJ CJ playing 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

Sat. 2nd Jun - BLUEST BLUES BluTango  [7:30~11:30]

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

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

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

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

Sun. 3rd Jun - FATS CITY record hop  [2~5:30]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £5 ~ as per 8th July

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

Sat. 9th Jun - ROCKIN' at Broomfield Legion  [7:15~late]

Broomfield British Legion   CM1 7YA £2 - as per 10th Nov.

Sat. 9th Jun - Jiveswing RETRO Swingin' Saturday  [8~12]

Great Baddow RBL   CM2 7RA £8/£10 as per 8th Dec. (next 14/7)

Sat. 9th Jun - 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. 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]

Sun. 10th Jun - BLUEST BLUES Bluesy Sunday TeaDance  [2~6:30]

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

Sun. 10th Jun - JIVEBUNNIES Blyth Spirit tea dance  [2~5:30]

Blythburgh Village Hall, main road A12 (opp White Hart Pub)   IP19 9LQ
DJ The Muffin Man & guest DJ playing 1940s/50s tunes
info Nigel & Gill 07986 011863/07903 556615 — see jivebunnies.com
£8 ~ incl. homemade-cakes, tea/coffee/soft-drinks

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 music • bar
£8, from BPH boxoffice Mo~Sa (01502 770060 or online) - 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
£6 - tea, coffee & cakes supplied, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 16th Jun - TERESA JAY STRICTLY Ballroom & Latin Social  [7:30~10:30]

Bealings Village Hall, Lodge Road, Little Bealings   IP13 6LH
ample parking, BYO drinks/nibbles • NO Sequence
couples preferred £15 ~ contact Teresa — see TeresaJay.co.uk

Sun. 17th Jun - Norwich Swing Dance Collective Tea Dance  [2~5]

Belvedere Community Centre, Belvoir Street, Norwich   NR2 3AZ
DJ t.b.a. playing best swinging tracks ~ in support of Fine City Swing
£5 ~ see FACEBOOK

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

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

Sat. 23rd Jun - 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. …

Sat. 23rd Jun - Mid-Summer Barn Dance  [7~11]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd.), Sudbury, Suffolk   CO10 2RR
featuring Pluck ‘n’ Squeeze & includes a Ploughman’s Supper
organised by Phil ~ 01206 262544  / 07909 993799
tickets £11.50 ~ only from dancewithussuffolk@outlook.com

Sun. 24th Jun - CHURCH OF BALBOA class/workshop/social  [1~4]

Community Centre, Camping Land, Beech Close (off London St A1065), Swaffham   PE37 7RB
with Andy Clark — see FACEBOOK
£9 adv. [online ~ see JumpJiveSwing.com] or £10 otd (limited places)

Fri. 29th Jun - BLUEST BLUES Blue Magic late-night freestyle  [8~3]

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

Sat. 30th Jun - FATS CITY record hop  [7~11:45]

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG £7 ~ as per 28th July

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]

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - BLUEST BLUES BluTango  [7:30~11:30]

Stafford Hall, Costessey Centre, Longwater Lane, Norwich   NR8 5AH
hosted by Carol ~ £10 — good parking - see BluestBlues.co.uk
7th Jul, 4th Aug, 1st Sep, 6th Oct, 3rd Nov, 1st Dec

Sun. 8th Jul - SUFFOLK TANGO HENLEY workshops

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

Sun. 8th Jul - 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

Fri. 13th Jul - BLUEST BLUES Feelgood Friday  [8~1]

Connaught Rooms, Attleborough   NR17 2AS £10 as per 23rd Nov.

Sat. 14th Jul - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK 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. 14th Jul - ROCKIN' at Broomfield Legion  [7:15~late]

Broomfield British Legion   CM1 7YA £2 - as per 10th Nov.

Sat. 14th Jul - Jiveswing RETRO Swingin' Saturday  [8~12]

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

Fri. 20th Jul - JIVEBUNNIES VINTAGE VICTORIA Summer Ball  [7~late]

Victoria Hotel, Kirkley Cliff Road (B1532), Lowestoft   NR33 0BZ
music from Ruby & the Roughcuts
plus DJ The Muffinman playing tunes from 40s/50s
3 course dinner-dance ~ tkts £32 in advnace ...
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 * * N O R W I C H * * 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

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 ~ 21/7, 18/8, 15/9, 20/10, 17/11, 22/12

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

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, 19/8, 30/9, 28/10, 25/11, 16/12

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 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
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

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.

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 Dec. 16th

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 ~ as per 22nd Dec.

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 & 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. 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. - 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

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.
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

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

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

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
£10 - adv. tkts 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.

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

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 Dec. 16th

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.

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

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

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

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

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 - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR band night  [7:30~12:30]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Rock-A-Toons
£10 - adv. tkts online [PayPal] ~ contact Rachel 07919 527676/Art 07886 799193

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)

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.

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

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 band night  [7:30~12:30]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
The Jets + DJ Rockin' Roland
£12 - adv. tkt purchase ONLY~ Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676

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

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

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. - 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

Fri. 15th Mar'19 ~~ Mon 19th - Frisking the Whiskers Swing Dance Weekend

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

  
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