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BALBOATIME  -  Balboa Fridays — Balboa classes & freestyle
Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary  CO7 6JU
2nd & 4th Friday of month  ~  £5
D.O. 7:15 — beginners 7:30 ~ 8:45, intermediates 9 ~ 9:45, practice/social till 10:45
contact Caroline  01206 390203 caroline@balboatime.co.uk - see balboatime.co.uk


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 with practice time after — £3
then Improvers & Intermediates, + practice/freestyle 'til late — £5 whole evening
more info ~ Cherry 01986 2948536   or  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
both nights with Paul & Debbie, followed by 1-hr Intermediate class (+ 30mins practice)
contact  01763 242949   —  see GetInTheSwing.com


Mr Dickie Bows    40's & 50's Jive classes
1940's Swing Jive • Monday class • 8 ~ 10 [7:30 new beginners] (NOT Bank Hols or 16/10) • £5
St Andrews Church Hall, Church Road, Ashingdon, Rochford  SS4 3HY
50s Jive record hop • some Wednesdays • 8 ~ 10:30 • [8/11 & 29/11 etc.] (see website) • £5
Ashingdon & East Hawkwell Memorial Hall, Ashingdon Road, Rochford  SS4 3HF
1950's R'n'R Jive • Thursday class • 8 ~ 10 [7:30 new beginners] (NOT 19/10 nor 26/10 nor 30/11) • £5
Rawreth Village Hall, Church Road, Rawreth, Essex  SS11 8SH
info  07944 849498 / 07707 168631  or  see MRDICKIEBOWS.co.uk



RED HOT & ROCKIN 1950's Jive classes
Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End,  Braintree  CM7 9AE
Mondays ~ Beginners 7~8 & Advanced 8~9:30
Stevenson Community Centre, Stevenson Approach, Great Cornard  CO10 0WD
Thursdays ~ Beginners 7~8 & Advanced 8~9  ««« new classes start Nov. 2nd
info from Mark 07713 082723 / Lin 07947 587312 - see FACEBOOK
[1-to-1 tuition also available at Great Cornard, by arrangement]


BELVEDERE BALBOA ( 6:30 ~ 9 )
Belvedere Community Centre, Belvoir Street, Norwich  NR2 3AZ
with   Sasza Zargowski  on  Tuesdays  ~  see FACEBOOK
Intermediates 6:30  •  Beginners 7:30 ~ 8:30 (6-week course)  •  practice 'til 9


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



Swing Tuition 'HEP TO STEP' — 1940's Jive classes ( D.O. 2:30 )
Westerfield Village Hall, Church Lane, Westerfield  (just north of Ipswich)  IP6 9BE
lessons with Teresa & Geoff ~ contact via  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


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


BLUEST BLUES Modern Blues Dancing
... adding Style, Musicality & Connection  —  see BLUESTBLUES.co.uk
'tween Ipswich & Stowmarket fortnightly MONDAYS 7:30~10:30  • freestyle  [£8]
Diamond Jubilee Hall, All Saints Road, Creeting St. Mary  IP6 8NF
Norwich THURSDAYS 7~10  • 45-mins class, then freestyle  [£8]
Stafford Hall, Costessey Centre, Longwater Lane, Norwich  NR8 5AH


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


BURYTANGO ARGENTINE Beginner Course ~ TUESDAYS ( 7:30 )
Hunter Club, 6 St. Andrews Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk  IP33 3PH
5-week beginner course runs from 3rd Oct. 7:30 ~ book on BuryTango.co.uk


Wed. 18th Oct - CACTUS swing freestyle  ( 8 ~ 10 )

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ  Nigel Woodhouse  ~  Swing-Jive, Lindy, Balboa & Strolls etc. ~ £2.50

Thu. 19th Oct - BAL SWING NIGHT freestyle practice / social  ( 7:30 ~ 11 )

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
with Mick's playlist for Swing-Jive, Balboa, Lindyhop, social foxtrot etc.
£3  —  BYO drinks  —  see bal‑swing-nights.co.uk

Fri. 20th Oct - 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 • incl. soft drinks, but BYO alcohol • Canama shoe stall
£15 advance, £18 OTD [if available] ~ info via 01763 242949 - see GetInTheSwing.com

Fri. 20th Oct - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hop  ( 7:15 ~ 11:30 )

101 Moulsham Street (corner of Braemar Ave), Chelmsford, Essex   CM2 0JG
50's R'n'R with DJ  Maurice's Rockin' Machine  • great music • bar • cash raffle
£2 - info  07951 595786  •  see ConClubChelmsford.co.uk (also Nov 3 & 17, Dec 1 & 15)

Sat. 21st Oct - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR Band night  ( 7:30 ~ 12 )

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
The Kingcats  +  CJ the Rockin' DJ — see FACEBOOK  (was Parkeston)
tkts £10 advance payment from Art 07886 799193 or Rachel 07919 527676 ~ £12 OTD

Sat. 21st Oct - Jiveswing BOOGIE SHACK  ( 8 ~ 12 )

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

Sat. 21st Oct - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  ( 7:45 ~ 11:45 )

Marks Tey Village Hall   CO6 1EJ as per 18th Nov. [also 16/12]

Sat. 21st Oct - TERESA JAY STRICTLY Ballroom/Latin social  ( 7:30 ~ 10:30 )

Bealings Village Hall   IP13 6LH monthly, as per 16th Dec. [also 18/11]

Sun. 22nd Oct - Baker Boy Collective LA RESIST-DANCE  ( 2 ~ 5 )

Haddiscoe Village Hall, The Street, Haddiscoe, Norfolk   NR14 6PN
with DJ  Andy Av8
£5 - i.a.o.  Parkinson's UK

Wed. 25th 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. 25th Oct - CACTUS swing freestyle  ( 8 ~ 10 )

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ  Nigel Woodhouse  ~  Swing-Jive, Lindy, Balboa & Strolls etc. ~ £2.50

Wed. 25th Oct - SUFFOLKTANGO Milonga at the Rep  ( 7:30 ~ 10:30 )

The Rep, Ipswich   IP1 3BE £4 ~ as per 29th November

Wed. 25th Oct - COLCHESTER Tango POP UP practice session  ( 7:30 ~ 10:00 )

Castle Inn, 92 High Street, Colchester   CO1 1TH
with  Lorraine & Robert  —  £2, plus expected to buy bar drink …
note changed from regular venue …

Sat. 28th Oct - STARFIGHTER R'n'R Club band night  ( 8 ~ late )

Village Hall, Mill Lane, Wreningham, Norfolk   NR19 1AN
Charlie Hightone & the Rock-It's (Spain)  +  Uncle Charlie Combo (Spain)
plus resident DJ  Rockin' Roland —  see FACEBOOK

Sat. 28th Oct - CACTUS STRATFORD “Stomping the Crypt”  ( 7:30 ~ 12 )

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJs Vintage Rob & Mark's Kickin' the Boogie for spine-chillin' 40s/50s Swing, Jive, RnB & R'n'R
wear your best frightful fancy dress
£5  —  tea, coffee & donuts supplied  ~  BYO drinks  —  see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Sat. 28th Oct - FATS CITY record hop  ( 7 ~ 11:45 )

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG ~ as per 23rd December

Sun. 29th Oct - RED HOT & ROCKIN Lazy Afternoon Hot Rod Drive In  ( 1 ~ 5 )

Empire Diner, London Road (northbound-A12 'tween J22 &J23), Rivenhall End, Witham   CM8 3HB
cars, music, dancing & good-food ~ optional cheaper Hot Rod menu
(diner open 9 ~ 6) — info: Mark V or Lin 07949 169433

Sun. 29th Oct - JIVEBUNNIES Blyth Spirit 40s/50s Halloween Tea Dance  ( 2 ~ 5:30 )

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

Sun. 29th Oct - CHURCH OF BALBOA workshop-style classes + social  ( 1 ~ 4 )

Community Centre, Camping Land, Beech Close (off London St A1065), Swaffham   PE37 7RB
with Andy Clark ~ last Sun. of each month (also 26/11)
£8 advance [online, see JumpJiveSwing.com] or  £10 o.t.d. (limited places)

Sun. 29th Oct - Halloween “Monster Munch” Rock & Roll Tea Dance  ( 4 ~ 8 )

Hethersett Village Hall, Back Lane, Churchfields, Hethersett, Norwich   NR9 3JJ
DJ  Popeye Pete  spinning the discs for a super record hop
£5 otd ~ incl. tea, coffee & doughnuts • dress to impress • info Patsy 07845 400948

Wed. 1st Nov - CACTUS swing freestyle  ( 8 ~ 10 )

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ  Nigel Woodhouse  ~  Swing-Jive, Lindy, Balboa & Strolls etc. ~ £2.50

Fri. 3rd Nov - RHYTHM JOINT social swing dance  ( 7:30 ~ 11:30 )

Exning Road Club, 54 Exning Road, Newmarket   CB8 0AB
GetInTheSwing.com  record-hop or live band (1st Friday of month) ~ as per 1st Dec.

Fri. 3rd Nov - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hop  ( 7:15 ~ 11:30 )

101 Moulsham Street   CM2 0JG as per 15th Dec. [also 17/11, 1 & 15/12]

Sat. 4th Nov - RED HOT & ROCKIN record hop  ( 7:30 ~ 11:45 )

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
guest DJS  The Bradford Dude  &  Simply Vinyl
40's/50's RnB, Rock & Roll, Doo-Wop  •  cheap bar  •  large car-park
£6 otd — info Mark V or Lin 07949 169433 — see FACEBOOK

Sat. 4th Nov - JITTERBUGS  ( 8 ~ 12 )

St Edmund's Hall, Goldbrook, Hoxne (B1118, just off A143 or A140)   IP21 5AN
host  Miss Sarah V , resident DJ  Mark's Kickin' the Boogie + guest The Mail Man
info on this 40s/50s-swing/R&B/R'n'R event from Sarah 07495 364349
£6 ~ licensed bar, ample parking  —  see FLYER

Sat. 4th Nov - POPPY Swing Dance  ( 7:30 ~ 11:30 )

Royal British Legion Memorial Hall, Newland St, Witham   CM8 2AZ
DJ  Mr. Dickie Bows  —  free tea/coffee & doughnuts ~ BYO drinks
in association with  Air Raid Jive  i.a.o. RBL Poppy Appeal
£8 o.t.d.  ~  more info 07721 691932

Sat. 4th Nov - LOUISIANA Linedance Charity Line Dance  ( 7:30 ~ 11 )

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

Sat. 4th Nov - Jump, Jive & Wail 1940s/50s dance  ( 7:30 ~ 11 )

Village Hall, 4 Main Road, Filby (nr. Gt. Yarmouth)   NR29 3HN
Swing, Rock & Roll dance evening with DJ  Andy AV8  +  vocalist  Sarah Probert
BYO alcohol ~ buffet included, light refreshments • raffle i.a.o. East Anglian Air Ambulance
£12 OTD  or  £10 advance ~ info/bkgs from Sarah Probert 07496 041768 or sarah@sarahprobert.co.uk

Sun. 5th Nov - FOXYROCK Sunday afternoon Eye record hop  ( 2 ~ 5:30 )

Eye Community Centre, Magdalen Street, Eye, Suffolk   IP23 7AJ
with DJ Crazy Nadge  ~  see Foxyrock.co.uk
£5.50 — refreshments/cake included

Wed. 8th Nov - CACTUS swing freestyle  ( 8 ~ 10 )

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ  Nigel Woodhouse  ~  Swing-Jive, Lindy, Balboa & Strolls etc. ~ £2.50

Fri. 10th Nov ~~ Sun. 12th - 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
info 01379 642470 or madeline@fair-green.net - see TangoByTheSea  &  FACEBOOK
£60 dance pass - *** NOW SOLD OUT ***

Fri. 10th Nov - FOXYROCK R'n'R Club BAND night  ( 8 ~ late )

Mistley Village Hall, Shrubland Road, Mistley (near Manningtree), Essex   CO11 1HS
Ed Gasket & the Rockers  + resident DJ  Crazy Nadge
£5 members / £7 guests  —  see Foxyrock.co.uk

Sat. 11th Nov - BIG RIVER R'n'R Club  ( 7 ~ late )

Hullbridge Community Centre, Pooles Lane, Hullbridge, Hockley   SS5 6PA
Shane & the Korrados  plus  Radar Record Hop
large dance floor  •  lit car-park   •  cash raffle  •  cheap bar
£8  ~  see FACEBOOK

Sat. 11th Nov - DANCE DEVOTION Ballroom/Latin Social  ( 7:30 ~ 11 )

St Catherines Church Hall, Aylsham Road, Norwich   NR3 2RJ
NO sequence ~ see dancedevotion.co.uk

Sat. 11th Nov - DELPHI JIVIN' JAMBOREE  ( 7:30 ~ 11:45 )

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd.), Sudbury, Suffolk   CO10 2RR
DJ  Vintage Rob  ~ Swing Jive, Lindy, Balboa, Strolls • i.a.o. Delphi Centre
£5 ~ free tea/coffee/donuts • BYO drinks • large superb dance-floor • free parking

Sat. 11th Nov - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive Swing night  ( D.O. 7:30, 8 ~ late )

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
host DJ  The Muffin Man + guest DJ  Spinning Jim  playing very best in 40s/50s RnB
Adv. tickets £8 - contact Nigel & Gill  07986 011863 / 07903 556615 - see jivebunnies.com

Sun. 12th Nov - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  ( 2 ~ 5:30 )

Wrentham Village Hall, London Road (A12), Wrentham, Suffolk   NR34 7HJ
resident DJ  Three Bits of Rhythm  + guests  The Baker Boy  &  John Farr
an afternoon of 40's Swing & 50's R&B ~ with prize raffle
£5 o.t.d.  ~  incl. tea/coffee/cakes

Sun. 12th Nov - HARBOUR CLUB 40s/50s fund-raising RnR dance  ( 2 ~ 5 )

Hawkwell Village Hall, 155 Main Road, Hockley   SS5 4EL
with DJ  Dinger  spinning the tunes
i.a.o. Harbour Club specialist Day-Care-Centre for Older Adults with dementia
£6 o.t.d. including tea/coffee ~ cake sale & raffle

Wed. 15th Nov - CACTUS swing freestyle  ( 8 ~ 10 )

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ  Nigel Woodhouse  ~  Swing-Jive, Lindy, Balboa & Strolls etc. ~ £2.50

Thu. 16th Nov - BAL SWING NIGHT freestyle practice / social  ( 7:30 ~ 11 )

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
with Mick's playlist for Swing-Jive, Balboa, Lindyhop, social foxtrot etc.
£3  —  BYO drinks  —  see bal‑swing-nights.co.uk

Fri. 17th Nov - BURYTANGO Friday Milonga Luz Blanca  ( 7:30 ~ 12 )

Hunter Club, 6 St. Andrews Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk   IP33 3PH
DJ  Graham  playing mix of traditional, nuevo & alternative tango music
£7  ~  bar available & nibbles ~  see BuryTango.co.uk

Fri. 17th Nov - CATS MEOW Dance  ( 8 ~ 1 )

Canary Social Club, 104 Thorpe Road, Norwich   NR1 1RT
vintage DJs playing for Swing, Jumpin' Jive, R&B + a touch of R'n'R
advance tickets via classes or online ~ see NorwichSwingCats.com

Fri. 17th Nov - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hop  ( 7:15 ~ 11:30 )

101 Moulsham Street   CM2 0JG as per 15th Dec. [also 1 & 15/12]

Sat. 18th Nov - ROCKET 88 CLUB band night  ( 7:30 ~ late )

Gainsborough Labour Club, 394 Landseer Road, Ipswich,   IP3 9LX
Sharna Mae & Mayhems  &  DJ  Crazy Nadge — see FACEBOOK
contact  Alison 07983 622688 or Porky 07801 088710 — over 14's only

Sat. 18th Nov - DELPHI Charity Dance  ( 8 ~ 12 )

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd.), Sudbury, Suffolk   CO10 2RR
DJ  Michael Foster  playing wide range of music for all types of dancing …
~ incl. modern & swing jive plus some slower tracks
licensed bar • raffle • proceeds split between  St. Nicholas Hospice  &  Delphi Centre
£10 otd, or advance tkts £8 via Sudbury Library or Denise 07809 426609

Sat. 18th Nov - Jiveswing BOOGIE SHACK  ( 8 ~ 12 )

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

Sat. 18th Nov - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  ( 7:45 ~ 11:45 )

Marks Tey Village Hall, Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester   CO6 1EJ
ballroom, latin & sequence with hosts Ralph, Daphne & Barbara [also 16/12]
£6 ~ BYO drinks/snacks • info 01206 871621, 01206 243687 or ballroomrhythms@gmail.com

Sat. 18th Nov - TERESA JAY STRICTLY Ballroom/Latin social  ( 7:30 ~ 10:30 )

Bealings Village Hall   IP13 6LH monthly, as per 16th Dec

Sat. 18th Nov - HARDWICK HOP  ( 7:30 ~ 11:30 )

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
DJs  Andy AV8 , Baker Boy & ScatKat playing swing, R&B + RnR
£5 - licensed bar, free parking • i.a.o. Topcroft Recreation Ground …

Sun. 19th Nov - SUFFOLKTANGO workshops  ( 11:30 ~ 1:30 + 2 ~ 4 )

Henley Community Centre, Church Meadows, Henley, Ipswich   IP6 0RP
more info t.b.a. ~ see SuffolkTango.org.uk

Sun. 19th Nov - 1940's Dance  ( 5 ~ 9 )

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

Sun. 19th Nov - SWINGTONIC Tea Dance  ( 2 ~ 5 )

Belvedere Community Centre, Belvoir Street, Norwich   NR2 3AZ
organised by Norwich Swing Dance Collective — see FACEBOOK
£5 o.t.d. ~ an afternoon of all the best Lindy, Shag & Balboa tunes played by the best DJs

Sat. 25th Nov - STARFIGHTER R'n'R Club band night  ( 8 ~ late )

Village Hall, Mill Lane, Wreningham, Norfolk   NR19 1AN
Rusti Steel & the Star Tones  &  DJ  Rockin' Roland
see FACEBOOK

Sat. 25th Nov - BADGERBOOGIE swing dance  ( 7 ~ 11:45 )

Venture Centre 2000, Bromley Road, Lawford, Manningtree   CO11 2JE
DJs  Andy AV8  &  The Baker Boy  playing for Swing Jive, Lindy, Balboa, R'n'R, Stroll
£10 on door, or £8 in advance by contacting  01621 862960  or  events@essexwt.org.uk
see  BadgerBoogie.co.uk  —  all proceeds to  Essex Wildlife Trust  [see essexwt.org.uk]

Sat. 25th Nov - FATS CITY record hop  ( 7 ~ 11:45 )

Budworth Hall, Ongar   CM5 9JG ~ as per 23rd December

Sun. 26th Nov - JIVEBUNNIES Blyth Spirit 40s/50s Tea Dance  ( 2 ~ 5:30 )

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

Sun. 26th Nov - CHURCH OF BALBOA workshop-style classes + social  ( 1 ~ 4 )

Community Centre, Camping Land, Beech Close (off London St A1065), Swaffham   PE37 7RB
with Andy Clark ~ last Sun. of each month
£8 advance [online, see JumpJiveSwing.com] or  £10 o.t.d. (limited places)

Wed. 29th Nov - SUFFOLKTANGO Milonga at the Rep  ( 7:30 ~ 10:30 )

The Rep, 11 Tower St, Ipswich   IP1 3BE
resident DJ  Graham ~ mainly traditional music, some contemporary & few short tanditas
bar with real ales & food • Bose sound system • wooden floor • comfy seating
£4 - monthly final Wed. ~ contact graham@SuffolkTango.org.uk

Fri. 1st Dec - RHYTHM JOINT social swing dance  ( 7:30 ~ 11:30 )

Exning Road Club, 54 Exning Road, Newmarket   CB8 0AB
record-hop or live-band, with resident swing DJ Paul ~ all dance styles welcome
licensed bar • free car-park • large wooden dancefloor • info 01763 242949
£7 (£12 if band booked) ~ 1st Friday of month ~ see GetInTheSwing.com

Fri. 1st Dec - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hop  ( 7:15 ~ 11:30 )

101 Moulsham Street   CM2 0JG as per 15th Dec. [also 15/12]

Sat. 2nd Dec - SEARCHLIGHT Swing Dance  ( 7:30 ~ 11:30 )

40's/50's-style music by DJ  Mr. Dickie Bows  & dancing with  Air Raid Jive
free tea/coffee, no bar ~ BYO drink & nibbles ~  40's period dress welcome
£6  -  contact  Chris 07721 691932  or  Rose 07707 168631

Sat. 2nd Dec - JUMP BACK BOOGIE R'n'R XMAS Party  ( 8 ~ late, D.O. 7:30 )

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
Phil Haley & his Comments  & resident DJ  Adrian Waters + guest
more info from Adrian - 07738 598445 or adrianjwaters@ntlworld.com
£10 - see JumpBackBoogie.co.uk - bookable via WithamPublicHall.co.uk

Sun. 3rd Dec - FOXYROCK Sunday afternoon Eye record hop  ( 2 ~ 5:30 )

Eye Community Centre, Magdalen Street, Eye, Suffolk   IP23 7AJ
with DJ Crazy Nadge  ~  see Foxyrock.co.uk
£5.50 — refreshments/cake included

Fri. 8th Dec - JIVEBUNNIES VICTORIA Vintage Club XMAS Dinner-Dance  ( 7:30 ~ late )

Victoria Hotel, Kirkley Cliff Road (B1532), Lowestoft   NR33 0BZ
with King Size Papas  + DJ The Muffinman ~ playing tunes from 40s/50s
3 course meal  •  black tie & cocktail dresses
contact Nigel & Gill 07986 011863 / 07903 556615  —  see jivebunnies.com
£35 - in advance only — hotel rooms also available via hotel …

Sat. 9th Dec - RED HOT & ROCKIN Xmas D1641band night  ( 7:30 ~ 11:45 )

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Building, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
with  Lewis Chamberlain & his Band  
40's/50's RnB, Rock & Roll, Doo-Wop  •  cheap bar  •  large car-park
£8 in advance, £10 o.t.d. — info: Mark V or Lin 07949 169433 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 9th Dec - JITTERBUGS  ( 8 ~ 12 )

St Edmund's Hall, Goldbrook, Hoxne (B1118, just off A143 or A140)   IP21 5AN
host  Miss Sarah V , resident DJ  Mark's Kickin' the Boogie  +  guest DJ
£6 ~ for more info on this 40/50s-swing/R&B/R'n'R event from Sarah 07495 364349

Sat. 9th Dec - BIG RIVER R'n'R Club  ( 7 ~ late )

Hullbridge Community Centre, Pooles Lane, Hullbridge, Hockley   SS5 6PA
Radar Record Hop
large dance floor  •  lit car-park   •  cash raffle  •  cheap bar
£8  ~  see FACEBOOK

Fri. 15th Dec - CATS MEOW Dance  ( 8 ~ 1 )

Canary Social Club, 104 Thorpe Road, Norwich   NR1 1RT
vintage DJs playing for Swing, Jumpin' Jive, R&B + a touch of R'n'R
advance tickets via classes or online ~ see NorwichSwingCats.com

Fri. 15th Dec - CONCLUB CHELMSFORD R'n'R record hop  ( 7:15 ~ 11:30 )

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

Sat. 16th Dec - STARFIGHTER R'n'R Club band night  ( 8 ~ late )

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

Sat. 16th Dec - CACTUS STRATFORD XMAS STOMP swing dance  ( 7:30 ~ 12 )

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

Sat. 16th Dec - LOUISIANA Linedance Sparkly Xmas Party  ( 7:30 ~ 11 )

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

Sat. 16th Dec - FOXYROCK R'n'R Club XMAS Party  ( 8 ~ late )

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

Sat. 16th Dec - Jiveswing BOOGIE SHACK  ( 8 ~ 12 )

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

Sat. 16th Dec - BALLROOM RHYTHMS monthly dance  ( 7:45 ~ 11:45 )

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

Sat. 16th Dec - TERESA JAY STRICTLY Ballroom & Latin social  ( 7:30 ~ 10:30 )

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

Sun. 17th Dec - BURYTANGO Sunday Tea Dance  ( 4 ~ 8 )

John Peel Centre, Church Walk, Stowmarket   IP14 1ET
[last Sunday tea dance of 2017 ~ see BuryTango.co.uk]

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

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

Thu. 21st Dec - MRDICKIEBOWS XMAS PARTY record hop  ( 7:30 ~ 10:30 )

Rawreth Village Hall, Church Road, Rawreth, Essex   SS11 8SH
DJ  Mr Dickie Bows  ~ everyone welcome …
£5  —  see MrDickieBows.co.uk  &  FACEBOOK

Sat. 23rd Dec - FATS CITY record hop  ( 7 ~ 11:45 )

Budworth Hall, High Street, Chipping Ongar, Essex   CM5 9JG
DJ Dinger  &  guests  ~  bar, large sprung dancefloor, free carpark opp.
£6 — for info, contact Dinger 07766 626480

Thu. 28th Dec - TANGO "BETWIXTMAS" Milonga  ( 4 ~ 9 )

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

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

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

Sun. 31st Dec - JUMP BACK BOOGIE R'n'R NEW YEAR Party  ( 8 ~ late )

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
live-band & guest DJ t.b.c. +  resident DJ  Adrian Waters
more info from Adrian - 07738 598445 or adrianjwaters@ntlworld.com ~ £17.50 adv, £20 otd
see JumpBackBoogie.co.uk - bookable via WithamPublicHall.co.uk

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

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

Sun. 31st Dec - CACTUS NEW YEAR Dance/SLEEPOVER  ( 8:30 ~ 1 )

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

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

Stomps : Jan 13, Mar 10, Apr 14, May 12, Jun 16, Dec 15[Xmas], Dec 31[Sleepover]
Tea-dances : Feb 11, Nov 18  •  FLAPLINS : Sep 7 ~ 9  •  Royal Seaside : Oct 5 ~ 7
Bressingham* May 13 • Suffolk Show* May 30+31 • Woodbridge BritLegn* Jun 23+Jul 8

Sat. 20th Jan'18 - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR band night  ( 7:30 ~ 12 )

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Si Cranstoun  +  DJ  Rockin' Roland
advance tickets from Art 07886 799193 / Rachel 07919 527676

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - FOXYROCK 2018 Bands / Entertainment

Mistley Village Hall, Shrubland Road, Mistley (near Manningtree), Essex   CO11 1HS
26/1 tba  •  24/2 Wieners  •  23/3 Rusti Steel  •  21/4 Shane & Korrados
2/6 Rockhouse  •  29/6 Kingsmen  •  28/7 Blazing Aces  •  6/10 Fever
2/11 tba  •  1/12 Berni Woods & Forest Fires  ~  see Foxyrock.co.uk

Sun. 28th Jan'18 - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  ( 2 ~ 5:30 )

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

Fri. 2nd Feb'18 ~~ Sun. 4th - JIVEBUNNIES Victoria Vintage Weekender

Victoria Hotel, Kirkley Cliff Road (B1532), Lowestoft   NR33 0BZ
~ see jivebunnies.com

Sat. 3rd Feb'18 - LOUISIANA Linedance session  ( 7:30 ~ 11 )

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

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - ROCK-OLA Friday 2018 band nights

The Paddocks, Long Road, Canvey Island, Essex   SS8 0JA
Feb 9 Rock-A-Toons • Apr 13 Jive Street • Jun 8 Firebirds
Aug 10 Greggi G • Oct 12 Rockin' the Joint • Dec 14 Phil Haley & Comments

Sat. 10th Feb'18 - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR band night  ( 7:30 ~ 12 )

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
5oMatics  +  DJ  CJ the Rockin' DJ ~ as per 12th May

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - BALBOATIME's 2018 BALLYHOO Fridays  ( 7:30 ~ 11 )

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
with DJ  Andy Av8  —  MARCH 2nd, JULY 6th & NOVEMBER 30th

Fri. 16th Mar'18 ~~ Mon. 19th - HEPCATS HOLIDAY NΊ 20

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

Sat. 17th Mar'18 - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR band night  ( 7:30 ~ 12 )

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
The Bobcats  +  Rockin' Roland ~ as per 12th May

Sat. 7th Apr'18 - 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'18 - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR band night  ( 7:30 ~ 12 )

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Phil Haley & His Comments  +  DJ  Rockin' Roland ~ as per 12th May

Sat. 12th May'18 - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK RnR band night  ( 7:30 ~ 12 )

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

Sat. 2nd Jun'18 - 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

Fri. 22nd Jun'18 ~~ Sun. 24th - JIVEBUNNIES Jitterbug Jamboree

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

Sat. 23rd Jun'18 - 2018 POPPY APPEAL 1940s night  ( 8 ~ late )

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

2018  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - ROCK AROUND THE DOCK 2018 RnR  ( 7:30 ~ 12 )

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
Jul 14 Danny Reno (UK Roy Orbison) • Sep 29 5oMatics + DJ Rockin' Roland
Nov 17 Shane & Korrados • Dec 15 The Jets + DJ Rockin' Roland

Sat. 22nd Sep'18 - 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. 24th Nov'18 - BADGERBOOGIE swing dance  ( 7 ~ 11:45 )

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

  
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