Every date you want in one place
- Club Diary – a calendar of when the club meets.
- Events in the area – details of the local Scottish Country Dancing events listed below.
Forthcoming Events in the Area
These lead to descriptions of the events, click on a PDF icon for the flyer and on the address for a map.
Dances, Tea dance, Apprentice or ceilidh, Day schools/Courses, Weekends Other
- Thu 5th – Sat 7th Sep: The Jersey Caledonia SCDG - Annual Ball
- Sat 28th Sep: RSCDS Berks/Hants/Surrey Border Branch - Autumn Social
- Wed 2nd – Wed 30th Oct: RSCDS Berks/Hants/Surrey Border Branch - Scottish Country Dancing for Beginners
- Fri 4th – Sun 6th Oct: Argyll - Weekend School
- Fri 25th – Sun 27th Oct: Westbury Scottish Club - Livermead weekend
- Sat 26th Oct: RSCDS Oxfordshire Branch - Annual Ball
- Sunday 27th Oct: Marlow Scottish Country Dance Club - Autumn Tea Dance
- Sat 2nd Nov: RSCDS Bath Branch - Dance
- Sunday 10th Nov: Reading St. Andrew’s SDS - Afternoon Tea Dance
- Sat 16th Nov: St John’s SCDC - Annual Ball
- Sat 30th Nov: Fleet SCDC - Autumn Apprentices’ Dance
- Fri 6th – Sun 8th Dec: Portugal - December Weekend in Portugal
- Sat 14th Dec: Basingstoke - Christmas Charity Dance
- Fri 14th – Sun 16th Feb: Isle of Wight - Weekend School
- Sat 15th Feb: RSCDS Oxfordshire Branch - Day School and Dance
- Sat 28th Mar 2020: RSCDS Bath Branch - 72nd Anniversary Celebration
** Please try to give at least two clear weeks of notice if possible when applying for ticketed events - this makes life far easier and less worry when finalising the preparations. **
The Bracknell Reel Club meets at the Bullbrook Community Centre at 8pm on Thursdays from September to the end of May. We finish at 10pm.
Beginners are welcome on all nights, please tell us in advance if you are coming.
Our teachers are: Deborah Draffin, Alan Davis, Anne Whillis and Peter Loveland. All are welcome, in fact encouraged, to try taking an evening (see Preparing a club night or half-night).
Key T: - Teacher S: - Club Night Social
|Sep||5||Start of Season: David McQuillan|
|12||T: Deborah Draffin|
|19||S: Lilias Anderson|
|26||T: Deborah Draffin|
|Oct||3||S: Hugh Dalrymple|
|10||T: Deborah Draffin|
|17||S: Steve and Judy|
|24||T: Deborah Draffin|
|31||Autumn Social: Kathy McCaffrey-Talbot|
|Nov||7||S: David McQuillan|
|14||S: Lilias Anderson|
|21||T: Anne Whillis|
|28||S: Roy Birkinshaw|
|Dec||5||S: Bob and Annette|
|12||T: Anne Whillis|
|19||Christmas Social: Hugh Dalrymple|
|9||S: David McQuillan|
|16||T: Anne Whillis|
|23||Burns Night: Roy and Rita|
|30||S: Isabel and Lynda|
|Feb||6||T: Anne Whillis|
|13||S: Pennny and Peter|
|20||S: Hugh Dalrymple|
|27||T: Peter Loveland|
|Mar||5||S: Lilias Anderson|
|12||Spring Social: various|
|19||T: Peter Loveland|
|26||S: Rita Gosney|
|28||Joint Spring Dance with Camberley at Carnation Hall|
|Apr||2||T: Peter Loveland||9||S: Kathy McCaffrey-Talbot|
|16||S: Bob and Annette|
|23||T: Peter Loveland|
|30||S: Hugh Dalrymple|
|14||AGM: David McQuillan|
|21||S: Lilias Anderson|
|28||End of Season: various|
No more club dancing till 3rd September 2020.
The Berks/Hants/Surrey Border Branch has a web page Club Events which lists planned and provisional events by clubs in the area.
For the South East generally see the Scottish Country Dance Diary compiled by the RSCDS London Branch. You can also get emails detailing programmes in the South East via Summer Tuesdays and email-a-programme.
Click on the for any associated notice
Thu 5th – Sat 7th Sep: The Jersey Caledonia SCDG - Annual Ball
Thursday 5th September pre-ball practice 8.00pm.to 10.30pm
Friday and Saturday music provided by Strathallan
Sat 28th Sep: RSCDS Berks/Hants/Surrey Border Branch - Autumn Social
Pay at the door. Please bring a plate of food for the finger buffet.
Wed 2nd – Wed 30th Oct: RSCDS Berks/Hants/Surrey Border Branch - Scottish Country Dancing for Beginners
For Fun, For Friendship, For Fitness
After the class, we hope you will stay and join us for a cuppa in the main hall, where you can meet members of the general class, and watch some of the dancing.
Fri 4th – Sun 6th Oct: Argyll - Weekend School
Teachers: David Queen
Musicians: Robert Mackay & Judith Muir
Musicians Teacher: Ian Muir
Fri 25th – Sun 27th Oct: Westbury Scottish Club - Livermead weekend
Friday 25th October to Sunday 27th October
Dancing to George Meikle with classes led by Gill Jennings
Sat 26th Oct: RSCDS Oxfordshire Branch - Annual Ball
Dancing to Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band
Sunday 27th Oct: Marlow Scottish Country Dance Club - Autumn Tea Dance
With: Ian Robertson
Dances will be recapped. Afternoon tea provided
Sat 2nd Nov: RSCDS Bath Branch - Dance
Dancing to Strathallan Band
Sunday 10th Nov: Reading St. Andrew’s SDS - Afternoon Tea Dance
Dancing to the music of Ian Robertson
70th Anniversary year
All dances will be recapped and/or walked through
Sat 16th Nov: St John’s SCDC - Annual Ball
With Strathallan Scottish Dance Band
Welcome Drink 7pm for 7.30pm start
Soft drinks will be provided - and wine with supper
Sat 30th Nov: Fleet SCDC - Autumn Apprentices’ Dance
7.30pm - 11.00pm at Court Moor School, Spring Woods, Fleet, GU52 7RY
This is a dance for less experienced dancers. The dances will be recapped and/or walked through, according to need. Programme includes some dances for the more experienced We welcome you, whatever your standard of dancing.
Fri 6th – Sun 8th Dec: Portugal - December Weekend in Portugal
Sat 14th Dec: Basingstoke - Christmas Charity Dance
Dancing to Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band
Please bring a plate of food for the shared finger buffet
All donations and profits from the dance will be donated to the Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice, Farnham in fond memory of Sheila Jupp and David Talbot who spent their last days there.
Fri 14th – Sun 16th Feb: Isle of Wight - Weekend School
Sat 15th Feb: RSCDS Oxfordshire Branch - Day School and Dance
Evening dance to Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band