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Tea Dance 17th February

The programme for 17th February will be - Royal Windsor Waltz; Kaybee Saunter; Tango Fascination; Balmoral Blues; Tantivita; Gainsborough Glide; Sindy Swing; Chrysanthemum Waltz; Festival Glide; Southern Two Step; White Rose Foxtrot; Imperial Waltz; Classic Gavotte; Tango Solair; Sherrie Saunter; Helena Quickstep & Waltz of the Bells. Hope to see you there - Fred

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Joyce

It is with a heavy heart that I report the passing of my wife, Joyce, on 29th January. She fought hard and long against her cancer but succumbed in the end. We agreed that if one of us passed away first then the other would not give up our dancing so to this end the Tea Dance on 17th February will go ahead as usual in her memory - Fred

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Tea Dance 20th January

the programme for our next tea dance will be - Waltz Debonair; Saunter Reve; Premier Two Step; Crinoline Gavotte; Midnight Tango; On Leave Foxtrot; Suzanne Quickstep; Valse Martine; Kaymar Sway; Lola Tango; Britannia Saunter; Waverley Two Step; Blues Glide; Trelawney Tango; Serene Saunter; Manhattan Blues & Regis Waltz. Look forward to seeing you at Lostock - Fred

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Betwixed Charity Dance

  Betwixed Charity Sequence Dance 29th December – over 60 dancers attended our annual Charity Dance at Wincham Community Centre in Cheshire. Joyce is not well enough to dance these days so I had the terrific help of Tony & Jean with the leading, cake making and tea serving, etc. We danced to some great music by David Last. There was a very good array of raffle prizes and Dorothy made sure everyone had a ticket. The whole evening made a profit of £322 and added to this the proceeds of our raffle, held at our Turkey & Tinsel weekend in Llandudno at the begining of Dececmber, means that we have been able to forward cheques value £233 to Prostate Cancer UK (Tony had treatment for this earlier in 2018) & the Haemophilia Society (my brother, who had haemophilia, died from HIV in the early 1980’s after he was given a transfusion of infected blood). A great evening of Sequence Dancing and my thanks to all who attended and those who helped in any way on the evening. Fred.  

 

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Betwixed Dance 29th December

Tickets for our Charity Popular Sequence Dance at Wincham Community Centre are available to order from Fred 07484698112. Charities supported will be Prostate Cancer UK & the Haemophilia Society. Fred & Joyce.

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Sunday Tea Dance

Programme for our Old Time Tea Dance on 21st October at Lostock Church Hall, CW9 7PS. Alison Waltz; Britannia Saunter, Southern Two Step, Crinoline Gavotte, Tango Brazil, Balmoral Blues, Winfield Quickstep, Festival Glide, Killarney Waltz, Saunter Reve, Midnight Tango, On Leave Foxtrot, Mexican Swing, Kaymar Sway, Tango Serida, Manhattan Blues & Lilac Waltz. Hope you are tempted to join us - 07484698112

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Turkey & Tinsel Holiday

The Kensington Hotel, Llandudno, holiday with social sequence & old time dancing is selling out fast - the dates are 30th November till 3rd December at £159 per person. We still have a few rooms available including singles without supplement so please get in touch soon if interested to avoid missing out - Fred

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Sunday 16th September

the programme for our next Tea dance is - REGIS WALTZ. VALSE MARTINE. SAUNTER ADELE. SERENE SAUNTER. WAVERLEY TWO STEP. LOLA TANGO.   EDWARDIAN GAVOTTE. IDAHO FOXTROT. TRELAWNEY TANGO. PREMIER TWO STEP. BAMBI BLUES. DESMOND BLUES. RAGTIME SWING.  TANGO LAS VEGAS. FREDERICKA SCHOTTISCHE. GEORGELLA BLUES. CHESTER WALTZ (sorry not in programme order!) Hope you can join us. Fred

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Old Time Tea Dance

the programme for our next dance is as follows -

OLD TIME TEA DANCE with Fred & Joyce @ LOSTOCK CHURCH HALL – 22nd July 2018

 

1.  ALISON WALTZ.                              9.  GAINSBOROUGH GLIDE ®

2.  SHERRIE SAUNTER.                      10.  KAYMAR SWAY

3.  SOUTHERN TWO STEP.                11.  ROYAL EMPRESS TANGO

4.  CRINOLINE GAVOTTE ®.            12.  WHITE ROSE FOXTROT

5.  TANGO SOLAIR.                             13.  OVER THE TOP    

6.  BERMUDA FOXTROT ®.               14.  BLUES GLIDE

7.  FIONA’S POLKA.                             15.  MANHATTAN BLUES

8.  FYLDE WALTZ ®.                           16.  HEATHER WALTZ

Interval                                                          

Next dance here - Sundays - 2018 Aug NO DANCE; Sept 16th; Oct 24th; Nov 25th. Wincham Charity Dance Sat. 29th Dec with David Last.

® = REQUEST.

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Street Holiday

Due to a last minute illness cancellation there is now a double room available for the ENOTDS weekend in Street with old time dancing to David Last. July 13th to 16th just £169 each. Contact me asap if interested, please. Fred

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Sunday 17th June

our programme for our Sunday Tea Dance at Lostock will be - Chester Waltz; Saunter Reve; Premier Two Step; Classic Gavotte; Trelawney Tango; Bambi Blues; Ragtime Swing; Waltz Debonair; La Czarine; Sherrie Saunter; Lola Tango; Idaho Foxtrot; Waverley Two Step; Wedgwood Blue Gavotte; Georgella Blues; Lilac Waltz. Look forward to seeing you there - Fred & Joyce.

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May Sunday Tea dance

Don't forget that we do not have a dance in May. Next dance is Sunday June 17th. Further dances July 22nd; August NO dance; September 16th; October 22nd; November 25th; December NO dance but Charity dance at Wincham on 29th. Fred

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Tea Dance 22nd April

The programme for our Tea Dance at 2pm in Lostock Church Hall will be - Regis Waltz; Kaybee Saunter; Midnight Tango; Edwardian Gavotte; Melody Swing; Desmond Blues; Fredericka Schottische; Bermuda Foxtrot; Fylde Waltz; interval; Cuckoo Waltz; Waverley Two Step; Granchester Saunter; Ragtime Swing; La Mascotte; Firefly Tango; On Leave Foxtrot; Helena Quickstep & Valse Louise. Look forward to seeing you there - Fred & Joyce 

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Sunday Date CHANGES

please note that circumstances and date clashes has meant that we have had to revise our Sunday Tea Dance Dates for the rest of 2018 - the dances at Lostock Church Hall will now be on - 22nd April; NO dance in May; 17th June; 22nd July; 19th August; September 16th; October 21st and November 25th. Our Wincham Betwixed Charity dance will be on Saturday 29th December with David Last's music. Fred & Joyce

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Tea Dance 18th March

programme for 18th March will be - Regis Waltz; Kaybee Saunter; Midnight Tango; Edwardian Gavotte; melody Swing; Desmond Blues; Progressive Quadrilles; Bermuda Foxtrot; Fylde waltz; Countess Waltz; Rialto Two Step; Granchester Saunter; Ragtime Swing; Firefly Tango; Fiona's Polka; La Mascotte; Helena Quickstep & Valse Louise - the leaders will be Keith & Eve as Joyce & Fred will be in St. Anne's for the Christening of their great grand-daughter. Please support them.

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Tea Dance 18th February

the programme for our next Tea Dance will be - Waltz Debonair; Southern Two Step; Sherrie Saunter; Trelawney Tango; Classic Gavotte; Honky Tonk Swing; Idaho Foxtrot; Vesta Waltz; Festival Glide; Chester Waltz; Rosetta Two Step; Bambi Blues; Tango Solair; Carolina Saunter; Winfield Quickstep; Wedgwood Blue Gavotte; Manhattan Blues & Waltz of the Bells. We hope that you can join us - Fred & Joyce

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ENOTDS Tea Dance, 4th March

see full details under 'Dances' - programme will be -

REGIS WALTZ                                                                    MEXICAN SWING

WAVERLEY TWO STEP                                                    KAYMAR SWAY

KAYBEE SAUNTER                                                           VALSE MARTINE

LOLA TANGO                                                                     CLASSIC GAVOTTE

BAMBI BLUES                                                                    PREMIER TWO STEP

RAGTIME SWING                                                              BALMORAL BLUES

ERDWARDIAN GAVOTTE                                               ROYAL EMPRESS TANGO

LANCERS                                                                            SAUNTER REVE

ON LEAVE FOXTROT                                                       HELENA QUICKSTEP

La CZARINE                                                                        WALTZ of the BELLS

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Tea Dance 21st January

Our first Old Time Dance of 2018 will be on 21st January at Lostock Church Hall and the programme will be - Alison Waltz; Waverley Two Step; Kaybee Saunter; Tango Las Vegas; Edwardian Gavotte; Chicago Swing; Bermuda Foxtrot; La Czarine; Bambi Blues; Valse Martine; Kaymar Sway; Premier Two Step; Saunter Adele; Lola Tango; Idaho Foxtrot; Mexican Swing; Desmond Blues; Helena Quickstep & Lilac Waltz. Look forward to seeing you there. Fred & Joyce

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Charity Dance

Our 29th December Dance with music by David Last was attended by over 60 dancers and with a great raffle of donated prizes we made a profit for the Charities of over £400. Our thanks to all who attended from far and wide on a bit of a snowy day. Fred & Joyce.

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Holiday Availability

Last minute cancellation for 1st - 4th December Turkey & Tinsel weekend at Kensington Hotel, Llandudno means we have a room available at the reduced cost of £129 per person. If interested please get in touch straight away. Fred

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