Diary Dates

DIARY DATES

Please check with the clubs for up-to-date arrangements, especially if it's not your usual one.

The Band Workshop meets occasionally on Sundays at different venues in Merseywide New members are welcome, for further details please contact Mary Smith on 0151 652 4479 or mcs4362@hotmail.com

2024



JUNE 2024


Sat 15 June - Lancaster Contra - Please note CHANGE OF DATE (and musician) Behind the mic: Rhodri Davies Musicians: Chris Dixon and Philip Rowe  -http://lancastercontra.org.uk/  



SEPTEMBER 2024


Sat 14h Sept -  Reelfolk Day of Dance, Burton in Kendal Memorial Hall,Burton in Kendal, LA6 1NA. Workshops starting at 1.30 pm with Ian Jones

accompanied by Kendal Green.  Evening Dance at 7.00pm to celebrate Crook's 50th Anniversary - Kendal Green with Guest Callers Norman

Bearon, Hilary Herbert and Martyn Harvey. For tickets: Text 07415401079  Email crookfdg@yahoo.co.uk Visit Website 


OCTOBER 2024


Sat 5th October  Adlington Cheshire FDC ,The Legion, George’s Road West, Poynton SK12 1JY. more details later. 


Sat 12th October - Ormskirk Folk Dance Club Evening Dance-Michael Barraclough with Kendal Green, Rainford Parish Hall, Church Road, Rainford, WA11 8HB 7:30pm - 01695 422971 - ormskirkfdc@gmail.com


Sat 19 October - Leyland FDC Autumn Dance, Leyland Methodist Hall, Turpin Green Lane, Leyland PR25 3HA. Andrew Shaw with Denise and Norman Bearon 01772 433430 or 01772 431970 or email - leylandfdc@gmail.com  Club website: http://www.leylandfdc.org.uk


Sat 26 October - Hawk Green FDC,. St Peter's Parish Centre, Hazel Grove, Stockport SK7 4EA - 7.30-11.00 - Tickets £12 - Autumn Dance – Michael Barraclough with Momentum. Tel: Neil 0161 494 1582 - Email - neil.hawkley@sky.com - Website - www.hawkgreen.org



NOVEMBER 2024


Sat 9th November - Ormskirk Folk Dance Club - Norman Bearon with Portland Drive , Rainford Parish Hall, Church Road, Rainford, WA11 8HB  7:30pm Noman Bearon and Portland Drive - 01695 422971 - ormskirkfdc@gmail.com


Sat 16 November - Preston FDC Evening Dance, St Cuthbert’s, Lytham Road, Fulwood, Preston PR2 3AR. Lynn & Jeff Hoyle with Pendragon, 07968 250715, 01995 672114 and 01772 785362. prestonfolkdanceclub@hotmail.com  - prestonfolkdanceclub.org.uk 


Sat 16 November - Lancaster Contra Behind the mic: Lisa Heywood Musicians: Edward Wallace and Heather McAslan - http://lancastercontra.org.uk/  



2025


JANUARY 2025


Sat 18 January -  Ormskirk FDC Evening Dance, (Possible afternoon workshop) Rainford Parish Hall, Church Road, Rainford, WA11 8HB Hilary Herbert with Stradivarious -  01695 422971 - ormskirkfdc@gmail.com


FEBRUARY 2025


Sat 1st February -  Adlington Cheshire FDC  ,The Legion, George’s Road West, Poynton SK12 1JY. more details later


Sat 1 February - Lancaster Contra Behind the mic: Rhodri Davies Musicians: Chris Dixon and Arthur Capelier-Mourguy - http://lancastercontra.org.uk/  


Sat 15 February - Preston FDC Evening Dance, St Cuthbert's Lytham Road, Fulwood, Preston PR2 3AR - Trevor Monson with Stradivarious, 07968 250715, 01995 672114.  01772 785362 - preston folkdanceclub@hotmail.com - prestonfolkdanceclub.org.uk  


MARCH 2025


Sat 8 March  Leyland Folk Dance Club Spring Dance. St Ambrose’s Church Hall, Moss Lane Leyland. PR25 4XA -Linda Simans with Pendragon, 7.30-10.30pm. Tickets £10 Tel 01772 433430 or 01772 431970 Or email leylandfdc@gmail.com.  -  Website 


Sat 15 March - Preston FDC Evening Dance, St Cuthbert's Lytham Road, Fulwood, Preston PR2 3AR.Norman Bearon with Knotted Chord 07968 250715, 01995 672114.  01772 785362 - preston folkdanceclub@hotmail.com  - prestonfolkdanceclub.org.uk 


Sat 29 March -   Adlington Cheshire FDC Ball. More details later.


APRIL 2025


Sat, 26 April  - Lancashire Folk -  AFTERNOON dance, 2.00 pm - 5.00 pm at  Leyland Methodist Hall, Turpin Green Lane, Leyland, PR12 3HA with Hilary Herbert and Chris & Julie Dewhurst.  More details later


JULY 2025


Sat 5 July - Lancaster Contra - Behind the mic: Andrew Swaine - Musicians: Contrary Faeries - http://lancastercontra.org.uk/  



NOVEMBER 2025


Sat 1st November - Lancashire Folk -  AFTERNOON dance, 2.00 pm - 5.00 pm at  Leyland Methodist Hall, Turpin Green Lane, Leyland, PR12 3HA, More details later.


Sat 1 November- Lancaster Contra - Behind the mic: Rhodri Davies Musicians: Ben Farmer, Chris Dixon, Arthur Capelier-Mourguy - http://lancastercontra.org.uk/  


Sat 15 November -  Preston FDC Evening Dance, St Cuthbert's Lytham Road, Fulwood, Preston PR2 3AR. Hilary Herbert with Pendragon, 07968 250715, 01995 672114.  01772 785362 - preston folkdanceclub@hotmail.com   - prestonfolkdanceclub.org.uk  


**DIARY DATES**

Please send dates of dances and other club events to be included in Lancashire Wakes Diary to: 

Eleanor Mehew - 01704 567251 - Email - eleanormehew@gmail.com

For details and tickets contact the following: 

ADLINGTON (CHESHIRE) -Mr Reg Battle - Website -01625 875309

ADLINGTON (LANCS) - Mrs Margaret Sudlow Email - 07788661357

BEBINGTON - Wendy Evans  0151 342 8249 - Email

Camping & Caravanning Club, Folk Section. Vivienne Hathaway, = 07931 542467-  Email

CROOK -   Elaine Oakes Tel:  07415 401079.  

FOLK NORTH WEST -Bill Barcroft - 07968 462484 

GARSTANG -Joan Anderson -01524 61483

HAWK GREEN -Neil -0161 494 1582

HOGHTON - Eve Calderbank 01772 731483 - thomaseve@virginmedia.com 

LEYLAND -  Mike Grannell  01772 433430 or Ruth Wilson 01772 431970 - Email

LITTLE LONGBOROUGH -Clare Park - Email

LONGTON - Jean Paton 07551727070  - Email

MORECAMBE - Vanda Musial - 01253 894727 

NESTON - Mrs Chris Durkin - 0151 353 1748

ORMSKIRK  - Mrs Denise Bearon - Email  - 01695 422971

PRESTON - Kath Risely - 01995 672114

SOUTHPORT - Mrs Eleanor Mehew - Email - 07884938938 

WHALLEY - Mac Whitehouse -01254 824745

WORKSHOP BAND - The band workshop meets occasionally on Sundays at different venues in Merseyside. New members are welcome, for further details please contact Mary Smith - 0151 652 4479 - mcs4362@hotmail.com