Bournemouth

Folk Dance Club

Special Club Dances

Bournemouth Club Special Dances

Spring Term 2022:

Posh Frock's:

Monday 24th January 2022 at the club.

This is held annually, in remembrance of Peggy Samuel & in recognition of all she did for the club.

As usual Steve Hunt will be playing with Rosemary Hunt calling.

Dance with the Caledonians:

Monday 28th February 2022 at the club.

This is held annually with the Caledonians.

We will return the favour & visit them in the Autumn.

An Evening of Dances created by Local Dancers:

Monday 14th March 2022 at the club.

Pete & Sue Hall will be providing the music.

  • Due to Covid: Please bring your own mug for a hot drink to the club's special events. Also bring your own food - as yet there are no arrangements for the usual bring and share supper.

Summer Term 2022:

Special Dance:

Monday 9th May 2022 at the club.

Geoff Elwell will be calling with Pete & Sue Hall providing the music.

Special Dance:

Monday 30th May 2022 at the club.

Callers: Come All Ye.

An Evening of Contra & Playford Dances:

Monday 20th June 2022 at the club.

Pete & Sue Hall will be providing the music.

Ibsley Summer Dance.

Date: Saturday August 20th 2022.

Time: 7.30 -10pm

This is a dance run jointly with the Salisbury Folk Dance Club.

Held at Ibsley Village Hall, Near Ringwood. BH24 3NL

Ivan Aitken is the guest caller, with musicians Pete & Sue Hall.


Food & drink arrangements are tba, but are likely to be: bring your own mug for a hot drink & bring your own food, similar to the club's special dances.

Other Clubs - both near & far - Special Dances

Woodlands Folk Dances


Saturday 14th May 2022 at 2.30pm, there is a dance in aid of Halsway Manor. All proceeds will go to this good cause.


Wednesday 1st June at 2.30pm, there is a dance in aid of the Woodlands Village Hall.


Live music with Steve & Rosemary Hunt.

At Woodlands Village Hall, Woodlands near Verwood. BH21 8LJ.

For more info email Rosemary (just omit the spaces):

rose mary .hun t@ uwcl ub.net

A Folk Dance in memory of Barry McNamara


Saturday 11th June 2022 from 7.00pm to 10.00pm, there is a dance to remember Barry McNamara. It is being held at Dinton Village Hall, Wilts SP3 5EB.


There will be live music with Steve & Rosemary Hunt.


Barry was a very keen and experienced folk dancer and travelled widely to enjoy this and pass on his enthusiasm. He sadly died in Salisbury hospital in January.


If interested please contact Ann & Doug: 01980 625019

If interested in car sharing from the Bournemouth area, please contact a committe member, or Richard: 07888 759471

Booking an event at Stonesfield:

To book any event please email: (just omit the spaces) stew art.nich olls@vir gin.net.

Confirmation will be sent along with details of how to pay.

Please see: www.stonesfieldfolkdance@danceorg.uk for more details.

Stonesfield Folk Dance Weekend

Friday - Sunday 10-12th June. Stonesfield Village Hall, Field Close. OX29 8EF.

Frances Richardson & Ivan Aitken calling with musicians Keeping Thyme.

Wychwayz Border Morris will definitely be dancing at lunchtime on Saturday. We are hoping to have caterers for the weekend. Tea & biscuits will be provided. Tickets for the weekend £55.00 each.

A camping permit for 3 nights is £17.50.

Double Anniversary Day of Dance

Saturday 3rd September 10.00am to 4.30pm. Stonesfield Village Hall, Field Close. OX29 8EF.

With Bernie Caulkin calling & Boldwood playing.

The double anniversary is for the Stonesfield Club's 50th as well as Sue & Stewart's 50th.

Wychwayz Border Morris will be able to dance during the lunch hour.

Please bring your own packed lunch. Tea & cakes will be provided.

Tickets free - but must be booked.