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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
DO 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 CO10 2RR
£6 with teacher Sharon ~ see swingjive-sudbury.co.uk



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    40s-Jive/50s-RnR classes with Rose
40's Swing-Jive • Mon. 7:30~9:30 Ash. & E.Hawkwell Memorial Hall SS4 3HF
50's R'n'R • Thurs. 7:30~10 Rawreth Village Hall SS11 8SH
£5/session info Rose Everett 07712 176361 OR see MRDICKIEBOWS.co.uk
[ also  FACEBOOK  &  YOUTUBE ]



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 / bteresaxx@gmail.com
most Sundays • Beginner session 2:45~3:45 • Improver session 4:15~5:15
£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
Norwich THURS. 7~10 • 45-min class (not 1st of mth), then freestyle £8
Stafford Hall, Costessey Centre, Longwater Lane, Norwich NR8 5AH


Wed. 21st Nov - CACTUS FREESTYLE  [8~10]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Texas Tommy ~ £2.50 incl. tea/coffee, BYO drinks — see CactusPromotions.co.uk

Fri. 23rd Nov - ILLUMINATION (Light) Expressive freestyle  [8~12]

Storey’s Field Centre, 27 Eddington Avenue, Eddlington, Cambridge   CB3 0DJ
DJs Pete Shillito & CJ ~ licensed bar • good parking
£10 ~ info 07768 435362 ~ organiser Dancexcess.co.uk
be sure to see FACEBOOK for Modern-Jive goals/expectations

Fri. 23rd Nov - BLUESKIES Swingtime  [8~12]

Chambers Cocktail Bar, 12-14 Wensum St, Norwich   NR3 1HY
DJ Three Bits of Rhythm playing 40's swing & 40's-50's RnB & RnR
see FACEBOOK ~ cool cocktails!

Fri. 23rd Nov - ROCKINGFOXES Woodland Club R'n'R hop  [7:30 start]

Woodland Club, Hall Road, Tacolneston   NR16 1DN
DJ Ray ~ bar available • some tuition for beginners available at start
charity raffle i.a.o. Zipper Club [Papworth Hospital]
FREE ENTRY ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk - [also 14/12]

Sat. 24th Nov - HARDWICK HOP Vinyl night  [7:30~11:30]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
American Tan 40s/50s female vocalists
plus DJs The Mailman & ScatKat playing Swing, R&B + early R'n'R

special Vinyl/Shellac night ~ licensed bar, raffle, ample free parking
£7 OTD - IAO Topcroft Recreation Ground ~ see FACEBOOK

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 OR £8 advance via 01621 862960/07469 787883 / events@essexwt.org.uk
free tea/coffee, bar available ~ please DO NOT BYO drinks
see BadgerBoogie.co.uk & FACEBOOK
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.⟩

Sat. 24th Nov - LEIGH TANGO Milonga (with lesson)  [6:30~11:30]

Strictly Smartz studio, 1A Elm Road, Leigh   SS9 1SW
'Milonga-style' class first ¾-hour with Luis & Samira, DJ for freestyle t.b.a.
£10 ~ free light buffet - see FACEBOOK

Sat. 24th Nov - NINE LIVES RnR Band night  [7~11:45]

Chelmsford Social Club, 55 Springfield Road, Chelmsford   CM2 6JG
The Retrobaits plus DJ Radar Record Hop
large dance area, cash-raffle, stalls • cheap bar, please DO NOT BYO alcohol
£8 - see FACEBOOK

Sat. 24th Nov - 10th Anniversary Milonga at Wolfson  [7~11]

Lee Hall, Wolfson College, Barton Road, Cambridge   CB3 9BB
Intnl Tango DJ Sasha {our dear friend & alumni flying from Finland}
+ live music performance by Argentinian singer Lorena Garcia
demo by visiting teachers Tymoteusz Ley & Agnieszka Stach {Poland} - see  YOUTUBE

tango clothes by Italia Milonguera & shoes by Balanceo
£12 OTD (£10 students, free Wolfson mbrs) ~ also 5 w/s's over w/e - see  WORKSHOPS

Sat. 24th Nov - BLUESTBLUES Blues & Tango  [7:30~12]

Village Hall, Aylmer Close, Risby, Bury St. Edmunds   IP28 6RT
MAIN hall: 4½ hours of Blues ; SMALL hall: Tango ~ DJ Jim Whiteman [+ small relaxation area off]
hosted by Carol ~ no bar, BYO but will serve soft-drinks/teas/coffee + snacks F.O.C.
£12 [£10 if FB flag as "Going"] ~ see BluestBlues.co.uk  &  FACEBOOK

Sat. 24th Nov - DELPHI Annual "CAR PARK" Charity dance  [7~11:30]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
with band Route 66 — i.a.o. Delphi Restoration fund
please do not BYO, licensed bar available - info Sharon-M 07747 513326

Sun. 25th Nov - 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 Sun. of month ~ also 16/12

Sun. 25st Nov - JIVEBUNNIES BALBOA workshops  [12~1 + 1:30~3]

Margaret Mack Hall, School Lane, Rockland St. Mary   NR14 7EU
Beginners 12~1 £6 — Intermediates 1:30~3 £10
please book your place ~ contact Nigel & Gill 07986 011863 / 07903 556615

Wed. 28th Nov - SUFFOLKTANGO Degero's Milonga  [7:30~10:30]

Degero Bistro, 11 St. Nicholas Street, Ipswich (town centre)   IP1 1TH
£4 (please buy a drink) ~ usually last Wed. of month

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

Sat. 1st Dec - [2nd] Lets Dance Christmas party 

I-St-A Village Hall, Top Road, Ilketshall St Andrew, Beccles   NR34 8JA
DJs The Baker Boy, Ralfie, Sgt Bilko & Andy AV8
event in conjunction with Baker Boy Collective ~ raising funds for dementia care & the Air Ambulance
£5 OTD - licensed bar ; details Andy 07788 966640

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

Sun. 2nd Dec - Baker Boy Collective charity Jingle Bell
Jump & Jive Tea Dance 
[2~5]


Haddiscoe Village Hall, The Street, Haddiscoe, Norfolk   NR14 6PN
DJs Rocket 88 Ralfie, The Bagman & The Mailman playing 40s/50s music
1st Bungay Sea Scouts fundraiser for Scout Hut disabled facilities
the scouts & leader Andy AV8 invite you can come along & help support this worthy cause

£6 incl. tea & festive cakes — come dance your best Christmas socks off!

Sun. 2nd Dec - BURYTANGO TWILIGHT Tea Dance  [4~8]

John Peel Centre, Church Walk, Stowmarket   IP14 1ET
DJ Esme playing traditional/neo tango music (80/20 mix)
£7 including refreshments - see BuryTango.co.uk  &  FACEBOOK

Fri. 7th Dec - CONCLUB R'n'R Friday   [7:15~11:30]

Chelmsford Cons. Club, 101 Moulsham Street (corner Braemar Ave), Chelmsford   CM2 0JG
DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine playing R'n'R/Doo Wop/Rockabilly/Early R&B
£2 non-members (free for mbrs) - friendly club, decent bar prices ~ see ConClubChelmsford.co.uk

Fri. 7th Dec - BLUESKIES Swingtime  [8~12]

Chambers Cocktail Bar, 12-14 Wensum St, Norwich   NR3 1HY
DJ Three Bits of Rhythm playing 40's swing & 40's-50's RnB & RnR
see FACEBOOK ~ cool cocktails!

Fri. 7th Dec - RHYTHM JOINT record hop  [7:30~11:30]

Exning Road Club, 54 Exning Road, Newmarket   CB8 0AB
DJ Paul ~ playing Swing, Jazz, Rhythm & Blues and big-band music • large dancefloor
£7 - info 01763 242949 ~ see GetInTheSwing.com ~ bar • free parking
[usually first Friday of month ...]

Fri. 7th Dec - 40s/50s freestyle dance 

The Old School, Hall Street (B1064), Long Melford   CO10 9DX
including 2 free ½-hour taster lessons ~ Rock-&-Roll, and Social Foxtrot
£6 ~ tea/coffee supplied, but BYO drink/refreshments ~ more info Sharon-M 07747 513326

Sat. 8th Dec - RED HOT & ROCKIN XMAS Annual Charity night  [7:30~12:30]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Bldg, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
The Revolutionaires + DJ Bill Guntrip
cheap bar • large carpark • i.a.o. ESSEX Dementia Care
£15 otd, £12 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
guest DJ Dinger & 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. 9th Dec - ROCKINGFOXES R'n'R record hop  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold, Suffolk   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk

Mon. 10th Dec - 2 Tango workshops  [8~11]

Apsley Community Centre, 58 London Rd, Apsley, Hemel Hempstead, Herts   HP3 9SB
tutors Diana Cruz + Nick Jones
w/s#1: Exploring Technique & Structure (All levels) 8~9:15 ;
w/s#2: Using Striking Figures & Drama!
(Intermediates) 9:25~10:40 ; Practice: till 11

single w/s £18 (£34 couple) ; both w/s's £32 (£60 couple) - for info & bookings, see FACEBOOK

Fri. 14th Dec - 40s/50s freestyle dance 

The Old School, Hall Street (B1064), Long Melford   CO10 9DX
including 2 free ½-hour taster lessons ~ Rock-&-Roll, and Social Foxtrot
£6 ~ tea/coffee supplied, but BYO drink/refreshments ~ more info Sharon-M 07747 513326

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

Fri. 14th Dec - BURYTANGO Milonga  [8~11:30]

Hunter Club, 6 St Andrews Street South, Bury St Edmunds   IP33 3PH
mix of traditional, nuevo & alternative music
£7 ~ bar available • nibbles provided • everyone welcome

Fri. 14rd Dec - ROCKINGFOXES Woodland Club R'n'R hop  [7:30 start]

Woodland Club, Hall Road, Tacolneston   NR16 1DN
DJ Ray ~ bar available • some tuition for beginners available at start
charity raffle i.a.o. Zipper Club [Papworth Hospital]
FREE ENTRY ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk

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 record hop  [7:30~12:30]

Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex   CO12 3NS
DJ Rockin' Roland
£6 ~ Art 07886 799193/Rachel 07919 527676

Sat. 15th Dec - 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. 15th Dec - 1940s Christmas Charity Dance  [7:30~11:45, D.O.7:15]

HIAM Sports & Social Club, Putney Hill Road, Prickwillow, Ely   CB7 4UU
Galaxy Big Band & Get in the Swing — i.a.o. Cambridgeshire Wildlife Care
great dancefloor • fee parking • 1940s dress optional • raffle • licensed bar
locally produced burgers (or vegetarian option) or jumbo sausages available
Advance tkts only - £16 - contact (also info) Heather 01223 812704 / 07876 522934
or email  nigelfuller612@gmail.com  ~  see FLYER

Sun. 16th Dec - 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 Sun. of month

Fri. 21st Dec - DELPHI "Suffolk Outlaws" XMAS line-dance  [7:45~11]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
with band Stone Cold Country - please do not BYO - licensed bar available
feee to members ~ i.a.o. Delphi Restoration fund - see DELPHI-CLUB

Fri. 21st Dec - CONCLUB R'n'R Friday   [7:15~11:30]

Chelmsford Cons. Club, 101 Moulsham Street (corner Braemar Ave), Chelmsford   CM2 0JG
DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine playing R'n'R/Doo Wop/Rockabilly/Early R&B
£2 non-members (free for mbrs) - friendly club, decent bar prices ~ see ConClubChelmsford.co.uk

Fri. 21st Dec - ILLUMINATION (Light) Expressive freestyle  [8~12]

Storey’s Field Centre, 27 Eddington Avenue, Eddlington, Cambridge   CB3 0DJ
DJs Pete Shillito & CJ ~ licensed bar • good parking
£10 ~ info 07768 435362 ~ organiser Dancexcess.co.uk
be sure to see FACEBOOK for Modern-Jive goals/expectations

Fri. 21st Dec - BLUEST BLUES XMAS Party late-night freestyle  [8~2]

Connaught Rooms, Station Road, Attleborough, Norfolk   NR17 2AS
£10 ~ hosted by Carol • good parking — lots of Xmas goodies
£12 (£10 if flag FB as "Going") - see FACEBOOK

Fri. 21st Dec - XMAS "MOMENTS" 1930s & 1940s Dance  [7:30~11:30]

Kessingland Working Mens Club, The Avenue, Kessingland   NR33 7QD
DJs Three Bits of Rhythm & Vintage Rob & Lady Angela
£5 otd - licensed bar

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

Sat. 22nd Dec - DANCEASY XMAS DANCE  [7~10:30]

Copdock Village Hall, London Road (old A12, opp. Best Western Ipswich hotel), Copdock   IP8 3JN
Sharon & Graham host this Ballroom/Latin based social with some fun/party dances
dress-code: smart casual, licensed bar, BYO nibbles / plate-to-share • good parking
raffle i.a.o. Help for Heroes [prize donations welcome]
£6 - info/tkts from hosts 07946 347167/07790 230651 ~ see danceasy.co.uk

Sat. 22th Dec - 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

Sun. 23rd Dec - PRE-CHRISTMAS 50/50 Dance  [8~11:15,D.O. 7:45]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
music by Strictly for Fun ~ 50/50 Ballroom+Latin & Sequence
dresscode festive, bar avail. please DO NOT BYO
tkts £7 in advance - contact Ray Ward 01206 263189/07788 131197 or delphicentreusergroup@gmail.com
i.a.o. Delphi refurbishment fund - see FACEBOOK

Thu. 27th Dec - TANGO “BETWIXTMAS” Milonga  [4~8]

Riverside Centre, Stratford St. Andrew (A12 near Saxmundham)   IP17 1LL
DJ Paul ~ £7, everyone welcome - see SuffolkTango.org.uk

Sat. 29th Dec - Masquerade Big Band Dance  [7:30~12, DO 7]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd.), Sudbury, Suffolk   CO10 2RR
Swing Machine Big Band (17-piece) & DJ Mayfair Music (during intervals)
playing for dancing thru' the decades 20's~60's — see DanceWithUsSuffolk.co.uk
Black Tie Charity dance i.a.o. "UPBEAT" Heart Support
dress to impress, ladies come in decade you most enjoy • licensed bar • BYO nibbles, but NOT drinks

tickets £16.50 ~ tkts via Sudbury tourist office (library) or contact Phil 07909 993799

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

Mon. 31st Dec - BURYTANGO NEW YEAR Milonga  [8~12:30]

John Peel Centre, Church Walk, Stowmarket   IP14 1ET
DJ Paul playing mainly traditional tango with a few alternative & nuevo tracks
advance tkt ONLY ~ £12 [but £10 Earlybird November] from BuryTango.co.uk
- includes nibles & midnight glass of bubbly

Mon. 31st Dec - NEW YEAR'S EVE dance  [8~1]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
live band Route 66 playing popular rock & soul covers
please DO NOT BYO drinks - licensed bar available • also raffle
£20, advance ticket ONLY ~ includes supper - book via Denise 07809 426609

Mon. 31st Dec - [11th] NEW YEAR'S EVE party 

I-St-A Village Hall, Top Road, Ilketshall St Andrew, Beccles   NR34 8JA
DJ Jamboree featuring The Baker Boy • The Swing Kid • Shotgun Donny
plus Sgt Bilko • Nutty Steve • Andy AV8 ~ large wooden dancefloor

light refreshments supplied, BYO drink ~ bring plate of food for shared buffet
£5 OTD ~ details Andy Garner 07788 966640

Mon. 31st Dec - NEW YEAR'S EVE BIGBAND party/dance  [7:30~1]

Village Hall, Aylmer Close, Risby, Bury St. Edmunds   IP28 6RT
Galaxy Big Band plus Get In The Swing disco [with Paul & Debbie]
BYO food & drink ~ raffle i.a.o Risby V.H.
optional dress theme is "RAZZLE DAZZLE"
- see 
FLYER
£20 tickets (& info) via 07966 765466 or info@galaxybigband.co.uk

Mon. 31st Dec - BLUESNITES New Year's Eve freestyle party  [8~1]

Jubilee Hall, School Lane, Eaton Socon (nr. St Neots)   PE19 8GW
soft drinks avail, but no bar ~ BYO drink ; bring nibbles for sharing plate ...
£12.50 in advance (£15 OTD if available) ~ see FACEBOOK

2019  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - CONCLUB RnR Fridays  [7:15~11:30]

Chelmsford Cons. Club, 101 Moulsham Street (corner Braemar Ave), Chelmsford   CM2 0JG
DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine playing for Rock'n'Roll/Doo Wop/Rockabilly/Early R&B
£2 non-members (free for mbrs) ; music 7:15 ~ 11:30 — friendly club with decent bar prices — see ConClubChelmsford.co.uk
Fridays 4+18/1  1+15/2  1/3  5+19/4  3+17/5  7+21/6; + also Easter Monday
April 22nd All-Dayer from 4p.m. incl. band The Blazin' Aces - £4 non-mbrs


Sat. 5th Jan - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
Live Band + DJ The Muffin Man playing 40s/50s music • bar

Sun. 6th Jan - ROCKING FOXES RnR  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold (nr. Eye)   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk ~ [next 3/2,3/3,14/4]

Wed. 9th Jan. - MOONDOGS 50's record hop  [8~10]

Ashingdon & East Hawkwell Memorial Hall, Ashingdon Road, Rochford   SS4 3HF
DJ Radar record hop ~ most 2nd & 4th Wed. of month — contact Bill 07422 519184
£5 inc. light refreshments ; large carpark ~ [next 23/1,13+27/2,13+27/3 ...]

2019  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - MOONDOG Wednesdays  [8~10]

Ashingdon & East Hawkwell Memorial Hall, Ashingdon Road, Rochford   SS4 3HF
DJ Radar record hop ~ 2nd & 4th Wed. of mth — contact Bill 07422 519184
£5 inc. light refreshments ; large carpark ~ see FACEBOOK
23/1  13+27/2  13+27/3  10+24/4  8+22/5  12+26/6
10+24/7  14+28/8  11+25/9  9+23/10  13+27/11  11/12


Sat. 12th Jan - DELPHI 40s/50s Charity dance 

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
DJ Mr Dickie Bows [Tony] playing music to suit all dance styles
~ i.a.o. Delphi Restoration fund - please do not BYO - licensed bar available - info Sharon-M 07747 513326

Sat. 26th Jan - DELPHI 40s/50s Charity dance 

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
DJ Mr Dickie Bows [Tony] playing music to suit all dance styles
~ i.a.o. Delphi Restoration fund - please do not BYO - licensed bar available - info Sharon-M 07747 513326

Sun. 27th Jan - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ Texas Tommy ~ £5 - as per 10th Nov.2019

Sat. 2nd Feb - The Day the music lived (50's R'n'R dance)  [D.O. 7:30~12]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
J.S. & The Lockerbillies plus DJ Maurice's Rockin' Machine
celebrating 60 years since the 'Winter Dance Party tour' 2/2/59
highlighting Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper, Ritchie Valens & Dion

BYO drinks • 'Jukebox Pearl' fundraiser i.a.o. World Scout Jamboree (USA) attendance
£12 bookable via withampublichall.co.uk OR text Pamela 07718 017959 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 2nd Feb - Early VINTAGE VALENTINE swing dance  [7:30~11:30]

Greshams (Ipswich), 312 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich   IP4 3QJ
DJs Andy AV8 + guest Radio Flyer playing swing, jive, big-band, Lindy & much more
licensed bar • limited camping spaces to stay overnight
£8    OR £12 if do Sunday's Tea-Dance as well ~ including camping [see below]

Sun. 3rd Feb - Early VINTAGE VALENTINE Tea-Dance  [11~3]

Greshams (Ipswich), 312 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich   IP4 3QJ
DJs Andy AV8 + guest Radio Flyer playing swing, big-band, Lindy & much more
£5 including tea/coffee & cake ~ see above for pricing if do Sat. evening also ...

Sun. 3rd Feb - ROCKING FOXES RnR  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold (nr. Eye)   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk ~ [next 3/3,14/4,12/5]

Sun. 17th Feb - Charity Tea Dance  [2~6]

Institute Hall, The Row, Higham Road, Stratford St. Mary   CO7 6JU
DJ Texas Tommy i.a.o. St Helena's Hospice ~ more info t.b.a.

Sat. 23rd Feb - SILK TOWN Swing Out [rebooted]  [7:30~12,D.O.7]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road (off Newton Rd), Sudbury   CO10 2RR
DJ Big John's Special (Chocksaway) playing music from the 30's, 40's & 50's
licensed bar - please DO NOT BYO • i.a.o. Delphi restoration
tkts £6 in advance (£8 OTD) - contact Paul Page 07740 654650 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sun. 3rd Mar - ROCKING FOXES RnR  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold (nr. Eye)   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk ~ [next 14/4,12/5,9/6]

Sat. 9th Mar - BADGER BOOGIE Dance  [7~8 + 8~11:45]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
DJs Andy AV8 + The Baker Boy ~ i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]

Sat. 9th Mar - Hardwick Hop Rockin’ & Boppin’ vinyl-only night  [7:30~11:30]

Topcroft Social Club, Topcroft Street, Bungay, Norfolk   NR35 2BJ
DJs Mark’s Kickin’ the Boogie, Glenn "Memphis Flash" Morgan & ScatKat playing R&B + R&R
licensed bar • raffle • ample free parking ~ I.A.O. Topcroft Recreation Ground
£5 otd - see FACEBOOK

Fri. 15th Mar ~~ Mon 19th Frisking the Whiskers Swing Dance W/E

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

Sat. 23rd Mar - RED FEATHER CLUB  [7:30~late]

Red Feather Club, Horham, Denham (near Eye) Suffolk   IP21 5DG
The Hot House Four plus DJ Swing Shift [Christopher Reynolds]
licensed bar, sprung wooden dance floor
all proceeds to 95th BG Heritage association ~ remembering those who paid the ultimate price

£12 - tickets via Eventbrite nearer the event ~ details contact Andy 07788 966640

Sun. 24th Mar - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob ~ £5 as per 10th Nov'19

Fri. 29th 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

Sun. 14th Apr - ROCKING FOXES RnR  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold (nr. Eye)   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk ~ [next 12/5,9/6,7/7]

Sat. 27th Apr - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
DJ The Muffin Man playing 40s/50s music • bar

Fri. 3rd May ~~ Sun 5th TANGO by the SEA w/e

Orwell Hotel, Hamilton Road, Felixstowe   IP11 7DX
Tango house party ~ local & intnl. DJs ~ 100+ dancers ~ 2 dance-floors (traditional/nuevo)
hosted by Madeline Lees - gender balanced ; £60 dance pass (early-bird 'til Jan)
info 01379 642470 or madeline@fair-green.net - see FACEBOOK

2019  SAVE DATES  ⟨⟩ - ROCKING FOXES RnR  [2~5]

Occold Village Hall, Mill Road, Occold (nr. Eye)   IP23 7PN
DJ Crazy Nadge ~ refreshments & cake included ; bar available
£5.50 ~ see rockingfoxes.co.uk
12/5 9/6 7/7 15/9 13/10 10/11 1/12

Sat. 1st Jun - BADGER BOOGIE Dance  [7~8 + 8~11:45]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
DJs Texas Tommy + Vintage Rob ~ i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]

Sun. 2nd Jun - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJs Texas Tommy & Vintage Rob ~ £5 as per 10th Nov'19

Fri. 7th Jun - 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

Sun. 22nd Jun - SUDBURY 1940s Vintage Revival  [10~5]

Delphi Centre, Alexandra Road, Sudbury   CO10 2RR
Swing music & dancing to Chocks Away + guest singer Sarah Probert throughout the day
entry price t.b.a. for this whole-day event ~ see FACEBOOK

Sat. 29th Jun - RED FEATHER CLUB  [7:30~late]

Red Feather Club, Horham, Denham (near Eye) Suffolk   IP21 5DG
The Revolutionaires plus DJ Andy AV8 Garner
licensed bar, sprung wooden dance floor
all proceeds to 95th BG Heritage association ~ remembering those who paid the ultimate price

£15 - tickets via Eventbrite nearer the event ~ details contact Andy 07788 966640

Sat. 6th Jul - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
DJ The Muffin Man playing 40s/50s music • bar

Sat. 13th Jul - RED HOT & ROCKIN band night  [7:30~12:30]

Bocking Arts Theatre Institute Bldg, 15 Bocking End, Braintree   CM7 9AE
Memphis Lee & the Creepers ~ 50's R'n'R, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop • cheap bar • large carpark
more info : Mark V/Lin 07949 169433 ~ see FACEBOOK

Sun. 21th Jul - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ(s) TBA ~ £5 - as per 10th Nov.2019

Fri. 30th Aug - 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

Sun. 8th Sep - WRENTHAM 45s Tea Dance  [2~5:30]

Wrentham Village Hall   NR34 7HJ
res. DJ 3 Bits of Rhythm + guest DJ(s) TBA ~ £5 - as per 10th Nov.2019

Sat. 14th Sep - BADGER BOOGIE Dance  [7~8 + 8~11:45]

Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham   CM8 2DY
DJs Texas Tommy + Vintage Rob ~ i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]

Sat. 28th Sep - RED FEATHER CLUB  [7:30~late]

Red Feather Club, Horham, Denham (near Eye) Suffolk   IP21 5DG
Junction 55 plus DJ Gypsy John
licensed bar, sprung wooden dance floor
all proceeds to 95th BG Heritage association ~ remembering those who paid the ultimate price

£12 - tickets via Eventbrite nearer the event ~ details contact Andy 07788 966640

Sat. 28th Sep - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
DJ The Muffin Man playing 40s/50s music • bar

Sun. 10th 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 DJ(s) TBA
£5 - an afternoon of 40's Swing & 50's R&B ~ incl. tea/coffee/cakes

Sat. 23rd Nov'19 - BADGER BOOGIE dance  [7~8 + 8~11:45]

Lawford Venture Centre 2000, Bromley Road, Lawford, Manningtree   CO11 2JE
DJs Andy AV8 + The Baker Boy ~ i.a.o. Essex Wildlife Trust [essexwt.org.uk]

Fri. 29th Nov'19 - 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

Sat. 14th Dec'19 - JIVEBUNNIES Jump Jive & Swing night 

Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, Suffolk   NR34 9AD
DJ The Muffin Man playing 40s/50s music • bar

otd ≡ on the door    •    adv ≡ advance (booking/reserve)
d.o. ≡ doors open    •    w/s ≡ workshop    •    opp ≡ opposite
tba ≡ to be advised    •    byo ≡ bring your own
iao ≡ in aid of    •    foc ≡ free of charge    •    tkts ≡ tickets

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