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  • 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 Socials

** 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. **

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Club Diary

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 5Start of Season: David McQuillan
12T: Deborah Draffin
19S: Lilias Anderson
26T: Deborah Draffin
Oct 3S: Hugh Dalrymple
10T: Deborah Draffin
17S: Steve and Judy
24T: Deborah Draffin
31Autumn Social: Kathy McCaffrey-Talbot
Nov 7S: David McQuillan
14S: Lilias Anderson
21T: Anne Whillis
28S: Roy Birkinshaw
Dec 5S: Bob and Annette
12T: Anne Whillis
19Christmas Social: Hugh Dalrymple
26*no dancing*
Jan 2*no dancing*
9S: David McQuillan
16T: Anne Whillis
23Burns Night: Roy and Rita
30S: Isabel and Lynda
Feb 6T: Anne Whillis
13S: Pennny and Peter
20S: Hugh Dalrymple
27T: Peter Loveland
Mar 5S: Lilias Anderson
12Spring Social: various
19T: Peter Loveland
26S: Rita Gosney
28Joint Spring Dance with Camberley at Carnation Hall
Apr 2T: Peter Loveland
9S: Kathy McCaffrey-Talbot
16S: Bob and Annette
23T: Peter Loveland
30S: Hugh Dalrymple
May 7*local elections*
14AGM: David McQuillan
21S: Lilias Anderson
28End of Season: various
June 4S:

No more club dancing till 3rd September 2020.

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Events in the area

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.

For dances to the west of here see Forthcoming Dances compiled by John Marshall at the Jockjigging website.

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Wed 2ndWed 30th Oct: RSCDS Berks/Hants/Surrey Border Branch - Scottish Country Dancing for Beginners

Weekly 8.15pm - 9.15pm at St Mary’s Church Hall, Park Road, Camberley, GU15 2SR
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 25thSun 27th Oct: Westbury Scottish Club - Livermead weekend

At Livermead House Hotel, Seafront, Torquay, TQ2 6QJ
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

7.30pm - 11.45pm at Headington School, Headington Road, Oxford, OX3 7TD
Dancing to Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band
There will be a practice dance on Sunday 20th October from 2.30-5.30, in Wesley Memorial Church Hall, central Oxford, dancing to recorded music.

Sunday 27th Oct: Marlow Scottish Country Dance Club - Autumn Tea Dance

2.30pm to 6.00pm at Liston Hall, Chapel Street, Marlow, SL7 1DD
With: Ian Robertson
Dances will be recapped. Afternoon tea provided

Tuesday 29th Oct: Tadley Scottish Country Dance Club - Dances devised by Local Heroes

From 7.30pm at AWE Aldermaston Concert Room, AWE, Aldermaston, RG7 4PR
A fund raising party danced to the music of Bolt Court
Includes Buffet Supper - Bar available

Sunday 10th Nov: Reading St. Andrew’s SDS - Afternoon Tea Dance

2.30pm - 6.00pm at Thameside Primary School, Harley Road, Caversham, Reading, RG4 8DB
Dancing to the music of Ian Robertson
70th Anniversary year
All dances will be recapped and/or walked through
Includes refreshments

Sat 16th Nov: St John’s SCDC - Annual Ball

7.30pm - 10.30pm at Emmbrook School, Emmbrook Road, Wokingham, RG41 1JP
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 6thSun 8th Dec: Portugal - December Weekend in Portugal

Sat 14th Dec: Basingstoke - Christmas Charity Dance

7.30pm - 11.30pm at Aldworth School, Western Way, Basingstoke, RG22 6HA
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.

Sat 1st Feb: Reading St. Andrew’s SDS - Annual Ball

7.30pm - 11.30pm at The Abbey School, Kendrick Road, Reading, RG1 5DZ
Dancing to the music of Ian Muir and the Craigellachie Band
70th Anniversary Year
Welcome drink at 7.00pm. Includes supper with a glass of wine

Sat 28th Mar: RSCDS Bath Branch - 72nd Anniversary Celebration

Morning School and Afternoon Tea Dance at Westonbirt House, Westonbirt School, Nr Tetbury, GL8 8QG

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