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Essex, Chelmsford, Sandon, Great Baddow and Witham club dances and events

Social dances are a great way to meet lots of new people from other clubs, and to put into practice what you have learnt during classes!

Forthcoming weekly regular and social events in Essex and nearby areas are listed below. 

If you want to go to a social event, please check with the organising society regarding venue, time, cost, food to take or not, alcohol permitted or not, members only, need for tickets in advance etc.

Weekly classes Details
Mondays Chelmsford Scottish Dancing
Classes, 7:30pm - 9:30pm Sandon School. CM2 7AQ
Summer term: 22nd April 2024 - 24th June 2024
See: Scottish Dance Classes for which Mondays (not Bank holidays or school off days).
Then closed for the summer.
Most
Mondays
Fun style Scottish Dancing
7.30 - 9.30 pm  Rivenhall Village Hall, CM8 3PH
(1st exit off A12 just north of Witham.)
2nd, 4th and 5th Mondays each month.
Call Sue Last 07860 297907 to join WhatsApp group.
Beginners welcome.
Tuesdays Little Baddow
8pm -10pm. Little Baddow Memorial Hall, CM3 4TA
Now closed for the summer.
Restarting: 3rd Sept 2024
Wednesdays Witham and District Caledonian Society
Open 7:45pm - 10:15pm, Dancing 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Now closed for the summer.  
Starting again:  4th Sept 2024
New venue: The Labour Hall,
Collingwood Rd, Witham CM8 2EE
Link
Most Thursdays Country Dancing
Wivenhoe Congregational Church Hall
101 High Street, CO7 9AB
1st, 3rd and 5th Thursday of the month 19.30 to 21.30
Next class Thursday 6th June.
£3 including tea and biscuit
Call Sue Last 07860 297907

Social dances Programme/cribs/
further details/host society
Sat 8 June 2024 Witham and District Caledonian Soc.
Summer Dance.
7:00 - 10:30pm
British Legion Hall, Witham,  CM8 2AZ
Program and details   Cribs
£7 + plate of food
Sat 15th June 2024 Ipswich Anglo Scottish Society
Summer Dance
Sat 15th June 2024
6:30pm to 10pm Details
Copdock & Washbrook Village Hall, Old London Road, Copdock, IPSWICH IP8 3JN
Sat 13 July 2024 Epping Forest Scottish Assoc (EFSA)
19:00 Summer Dance, Ken Martlew and Barbara Manning
St. James Church Hall, Palmerston Road, Buckhurst Hill, Essex IG9 5NJ
Event details
Sat 28th Sept 2024 Ipswich Anglo Scottish Society
Autumn Dance
6:30 to 10:30pm Details
Copdock & Washbrook Village Hall, Old London Road, Copdock, IPSWICH IP8 3JN
Sat 12 Oct 2024 Sandon Scottish Country Dance Club
Chelmsford
Autumn dance
7:00pm, at the Parish Hall, Great Baddow, CM2 7DW.
Please bring a plate of food to share. Further details to be added.
15th Nov 2024 Luckenbooth Circle
St Andrew’s dance/live music from Keith Smith and Anne Laure LaTour
7 - 10pm
Southgate Centre, Caie Walk, Heron Road, Bury St Edmunds IP33 2QA
Details
Sat 23rd Nov 2024 South East Essex Scottish Society
Leigh Caledonian Dancers
St Andrews Dance
19.00 for 19.15
St Peters Church Hall, Eastbourne Grove, Westcliff on Sea, SS0 0QF
Please plate of food to share
Further details to be added
Sat 7 Dec 2024 Ipswich Anglo Scottish Society
Christmas Dance
1:30pm to 5:30pm
Copdock & Washbrook Village Hall, Old London Road, Copdock, IPSWICH IP8 3JN
Details
20 Dec 2024 Luckenbooth Circle
Christmas Dance    7 - 10pm
Southgate Centre, Caie Walk, Heron Road, Bury St Edmunds IP33 2QA
Details
Sat 21 Dec 2024 Epping Forest Scottish Assoc (EFSA)
19:00 Christmas Dance, Craigievar Band
St. James Church Hall, Palmerston Road, Buckhurst Hill, Essex IG9 5NJ
Event details
Sat 18 Jan 2025 Witham and District Caledonian Soc.
Burns Night.
25 Jan 2025 Luckenbooth Circle
Burns Supper and Dance with Caledonian Reelers
6:30 - 9:30pm
Southgate Centre, Caie Walk, Heron Road, Bury St Edmunds IP33 2QA
Details
Sun 16 March 2025 Witham and District Caledonian Soc.
Spring Dance.
16 May 2025 Luckenbooth Circle
Mini May Ball
7:00 - 10:00pm
Southgate Centre, Caie Walk, Heron Road, Bury St Edmunds IP33 2QA
Details
Sat 7 June 2025 Witham and District Caledonian Soc.
Summer Dance.
Sat 2 Nov 2025 Witham and District Caledonian Soc.
Autumn Dance.
21 Nov 2025 Luckenbooth Circle
Syt Andrews Dance with live music
7:00 - 10:00pm
Southgate Centre, Caie Walk, Heron Road, Bury St Edmunds IP33 2QA
Details
18 Dec 2025 Luckenbooth Circle
Christmas Dance    7 - 10pm
Southgate Centre, Caie Walk, Heron Road, Bury St Edmunds IP33 2QA
Details

NB: If you are thinking of going, check first with the organising club that the event is actually taking place, if you need tickets in advance and all other details, downloadable cribs, food, plates, alcohol permitted or not, members only etc.

Older information:

Instructional cribs and videos for 3 simple ceilidh dances.


This page updated 14 Jun 2024 15:312 ECJ.

If you know of errors in the above information or dances to add to this list please email me: eric@satsig.net

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