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DIARY DATES

June 2018  
   
 Sat 2 June 7.30 - 10.45 pm Hawk Green FDC Evening of Dance, Poynton Civic Hall, Park Lane Poynton SK12 1RB, Andrew Shaw with Denise Bearon & John Hymas, 0161 494 1582 e-mail neil.hawkley@sky.com
Tues 12 June Hoghton Summer Dance Evenings begin ( weekly to August 28th) Hoghton Village Hall, Blackburn old road Hoghton PR5 0RX . 01772 731483.
Sun am 17 June  Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479
Thurs 21 June Crook Folk Dance Group, Guest caller evening Crook Memorial Hall, Crook (B5284 Bowness-Kendal Road) David Petrie with recorded music contact 01539 561573 or email CrookFDG@yahoo.co.uk website: http://crookfdg.wordpress.com 
Fri 29 June Afternoon Dance, Ormskirk FDC New Style Summer Dance, St Theresa's 23 College Road UpHolland, WN8 0PY. Details to follow. 01695 422971 or ormskirk fdc@gmailcom
   
July 2018   
   
Thurs 5 July  Crook Folk Dance Group, Guest caller evening Crook Memorial Hall, Crook (B5284 Bowness-Kendal Road) Chris Bland with recorded music contact 01539 561573 or email CrookFDG@yahoo.co.uk website: http://crookfdg.wordpress.com
Thurs 19 July  Crook Folk Dance Group, Guest caller evening Crook Memorial Hall, Crook (B5284 Bowness-Kendal Road) Hilary Herbert with recorded music contact 01539 561573 or email CrookFDG@yahoo.co.uk website: http://crookfdg.wordpress.com 
   
September 2018  
   
Sat 1 September  7:30-11:00, Little Longborough Dance Club End of Summer Dance , St. Julie’s Hall WA10 5HJ, Change of Key and Bernie Culkin, 01744 24613.
Sat 8 September  ReelFolk Day Of Dance with Ian Jones, Margaret, Dave and Victoria . Victoria Hall, Grange Over Sands LA11 6DP. Workshops starting at 10.30am and Evening Dance at 7.15pm (including supper). For tickets and further information contact 01539 561573 or email CrookFDG@yahoo.co.uk website: http://crookfdg.wordpress.com
Sat 22 September  Manchester FDC Dancing 2.30 – 7.30 Sunnybank Community Centre, Whitefield BL9 8LJ Bring own food and a mug. Visitors and new members welcome. Reg Battle. 01706 378973 or 0161 681 2917
Sat 29 September  7.30pm-10.15pm Bolton le Sands CDC, United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road, Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX, Roy Smith with recorded music, Jacob's Join supper. 01524 733369
   
October 2018  
   
Sat 6 October  Adlington Cheshire FDC - Evening Dance Geoff Cubitt and Portland Drive at Poynton Community Centre, 107 Park Lane, Poynton, SK12 1RB. 01625 875309 http://www.adlingtonfolk.co.uk
Fri 12 October 8pm Phoenix Ceilidh Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF, Aardvark & Pete Grassby, 0776 147 2035 or 0777 617 1541
Sat 13 October Manchester FDC Dancing 2.30 – 7.30 Sunnybank Community Centre, Whitefield BL9 8LJ Bring own food and a mug. Visitors and new members welcome. Anne Parkinson. 01706 378973 or 0161 681 2917
Sat 13 October Ormskirk FDC - Lynn & Jeff Hoyle with Stradivarious, 730 pm. Rainford Village Hall, Church Road, Rainford, WA11 8HB
Sat 13 October 7.30pm-10.15pm Bolton le Sands CDC, United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road, Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX, Joan Anderson with recorded music, Jacob's Join supper. 01524 733369
Sun 21 October  Workshop 2.30pm Folk North West, Samlesbury Memorial Hall, PR5 0UY, Andrew Shaw with Norman & Denise Bearon , 01253 858994
Sun 21 October (Sun am) Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479.
Sat 20 October Leyland Folk Dance Club Country Dance, Leyland Methodist Church Hall , Turpin Green Lane, Leyland PR25 3HA Andrew Shaw with DNA Tel 01772 422065 
Sat 27 October Lancashire Folk Autumn Dance , St Martin's Parish Hall Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH. Bernie Culkin with Norman and Denise.
   
November 2018  
   
Sat 3 November Lancashire Folk Callers' Workshop, Fulwood Methodist Hall Preston PR2 8EA, Roy Smith, Denise and Norman. more details later
Sat 3 November  Manchester FDC Dancing 2.30 – 7.30 Sunnybank Community Centre, Whitefield BL9 8LJ Bring own food and a mug. Visitors and new members welcome. Keith McDermott 01706 378973 or 0161 681 2917
Sat 3 November  Hawk Green FDC. Afternoon & evening of dance 3.30 - 11.00 pm Geoff Cubitt with Vertical Expression at St. Peter's Parish Centre Green Lane, Hazel Grove SK7 4EA Tickets/ information from: Neil: 0161 494 1582 e-mail: neil.hawkley@sky.com
Sat 10 November  7.30pm-10.15pm Bolton le Sands CDC, United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road, Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX, Vanda Musial with recorded music, Jacob's Join supper. 01524 733369
Sat 10 November Ormskirk FDC -Hilary Herbert with Kendal Green, 7:30pm, St. Teresa's, 23 College Road, UpHolland, WN8 0PY
Fri 16 November 8pm Phoenix Ceilidh Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF, Cock and Bull Band & Lynn Swain, 0776 147 2035 or 0777 617 1541  
Sat 17 November Preston FDC Day of Dance 2.30 pm till 5.15 pm then 7.30 pm till 10.45 pm, Hilary Herbert with Pendragon, St Martin's Parish Hall , Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH. 01257 791323 and 01772 745813
Sun 18 November Workshop 2.30pm Folk North West, Samlesbury Memorial Hall, PR5 0UY, Hilary Herbert with Ian and Margaret Jones , 01253 858994
Sun 18 November (Sun am) Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479. 
Sat 24 November Country Dance , St Aidens Church Hall, Bamber Bridge PR5 6QL, Jeff and Lynn Hoyle, 01772 785362, Jacob’s join
Sat 24 November   Adlington Cheshire FDC - Evening Dance with Trevor Monson and Pendragon at Poynton Community Centre, 107 Park Lane, Poynton, SK12 1RB. http://www.adlingtonfolk.co.uk
   
 December 2018  
   
Sat 1 December  Adlington (Lancs) FDC evening Dance , Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road PR6 9RF, Judith Veevers with Chris and Julie Dewhurst 01204 417598
Sat 8 December  Ormskirk FDC - Andrew Shaw with Deo Volente, 7:30pm, St. Teresa's, 23 College Road, UpHolland, WN8 0PY
Sun 9 December Workshop 2.30pm Folk North West, Samlesbury Memorial Hall, PR5 0UY, Hilary Herbert with CDs , 01253 858994 , Jacob's Join Refreshments.
Sat 8 December  7.30pm-10.15pm Bolton le Sands CDC, United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road, Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX, John Fenton with recorded music, Jacob's Join supper. 01524 733369
Sat 15 December Country Dance , St Aidens Church Hall, Bamber Bridge PR5 6QL, Jeff and Lynn Hoyle, 01772 785362, Jacob’s join 2019
Sat 15 December Bebington Group Xmas Dance, Victoria Hall, Hr. Bebington, CH63 8AB, 7.30pm – 11.15pm, with Chris and Julie Dewhurst and Hilary Vare. ‘Bring a plate supper’. Enquiries 0151 652 4479 or 0151 339 8854 
Sun 16 December (Sun am) Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479. 2019 
   
   
January 2019
   
Tues 1 January   New Year's Day Start-up 2.30pm Folk North West, Samlesbury Memorial Hall, PR5 0UY, Volunteers with CDs , 01253 858994
Sat 5 January  7.30pm Preston FDC New Year dance. , St Martin's Parish Hall Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH, Ian Jones with Kendal Green. 01257 791323 and 01772 745813.
Sat 12 January  Lancashire Folk New Year Dance, St Martin's Parish Hall Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH. Hilary Herbert and Dave Yeomans and Caroline Bunting
Sun 13 January  Workshop 2.30pm Folk North West, Samlesbury Memorial Hall, PR5 0UY, Ian Jones with music from Kendal Green , 01253 858994  
Sat 19 January Ormskirk FDC - Ian Jones, Folkus Pocus, venue t.b.c.
Sat 19 January 7.30pm-10.15pm Bolton le Sands CDC, United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road, Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX, Hilary Herbert with recorded music, Jacob's Join supper. 01524 733369
Sun 20 January (Sun am) Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479.
   
February 2019   
   
Sat 2 February   Leyland Folk Dance Club, Country Dance, St Ambrose Church Hall, Moss Lane, Leyland PR25 4XA Bernie Culkin with Kendall Green Tel 01772 422065
Sat 2 February  Adlington FDC evening dance, Poynton Community Center 107 Park Road SK12 1RB, Andrew Shaw with Norman and Denise, 01625 875309 or 01625 876572.
Sat 9 February 7.30pm-10.15pm Bolton le Sands CDC, United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road, Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX, Vanda Musial with recorded music, Jacob's Join supper. 01524 733369  
Sun 10 February  Workshop 2.30pm Folk North West, Samlesbury Memorial Hall, PR5 0UY, Trevor Monson with Ian and Margaret Jones , 01253 858994 
Sat 16 February  7.30pm Preston FDC Country Dance, St Martin's Parish Hall Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH, Rhodri Davies with Pendragon ,01257 791323 and 01772 745813.
Sun 17 February (Sun am) Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479.
Sat 23 February Country Dance , St Aidens Church Hall, Bamber Bridge PR5 6QL, Jeff and Lynn Hoyle, 01772 785362, Jacob’s join
   
   
March 2019  
   
Sat 2 March 7.30 - 11.00 p.m. Hawk Green FDC Spring Dance, St. Peter's Parish Centre Green Lane, Hazel Grove SK7 4EA, Hilary Herbert with Double Dichotomy, 0161 494 1582 e-mail: neil.hawkley@sky.com. 
Sat 2 March Lancashire Folk Spring Gathering, St Martin's Parish Hall Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH. Kendal Green and Deo Volente with Ian Jones and Victoria Yeomans sharing the calling (An afternoon workshop is suggested but this is yet to be decided) 
Sat 9 March 7.30pm-10.15pm Bolton le Sands CDC, United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road, Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX, Joan Anderson with recorded music, Jacob's Join supper. 01524 733369 
Sat 9 March 7.30 - 10.45 pm, Liverpool Contra Spring Dance, St Anthony of Padua Church Hall, Queens Drive, Mossley Hill , L18 (don't follow Satnav), Rhodri Davies with Knotted Chord If coming from M62 direction, follow Queens Drive (ring road). As you approach the venue, you come under a railway bridge. Concealed entrance on left, just before traffic lights. Please bring some finger food to share. 0151 427 1907.  
Sun 10 March  Workshop 2.30pm Folk North West, Samlesbury Memorial Hall, PR5 0UY, Jan Dale with Norman and Denise Bearon, 01253 858994 
Sat 16 March  7.30pm Preston FDC Spring Anniversary dance. St Martin's Parish Hall Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH. Judith Veevers with Stradivarius. 01257 791323 and 01772 745813
Sun 17 March (Sun am) Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479.
Sat 30 March  Adlington FDC Spring Ball, Macclesfield Town Hall, Victoria Yeomans and Kendal Green, tickets required in advance, 01625 875307 or 01625 876572.
   
April 2019  
   
Sat 13 April  7.30pm-10.15pm Bolton le Sands CDC, United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road, Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX, Chris Bland with recorded music, Jacob's Join supper. 01524 733369
Sun 14 April  (Sun am) Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479. a week early because of Easter
Sun 14 April  Workshop 2.30pm Folk North West, Samlesbury Memorial Hall, PR5 0UY, Volunteers with CDs , 01253 858994, Annual General Meeting.
   
   
May 2019  
   
Sat May 11 7.30pm-10.15pm Bolton le Sands CDC, United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road, Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX, John Fenton with recorded music, Jacob's Join supper. 01524 733369
Wed May 15  Lancashire Folk AGM
Sun May 19 (Sun am) Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479.  
   
June 2019   
   
Sun 16 June (Sun am) Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479.
   
October 2019  
   
Sat 19 October   Leyland Folk Dance Club, Country Dance, Leyland Methodist Church Hall, Turpin Green Lane Leyland, PR25 3HA Keith McDermott with Dampiers Round Tel 01772 422065
Sat 26 October  Lancashire Folk dance, St Martin’s Parish Hall, Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH. Rhodri Davies and Alberio
   
November 2019  
   
December 2019  
   
Sat 7 December 2019  Adlington (Lancs) FDC, Annual Dance, Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road PR6 9RF, Reg Battle with Stradivarious , 01204 417598.
   
January 2020  
   
Sat 11 January   11 January, Lancashire Folk dance with Roy Smith and Stradivarious, at St Martin’s, Preston
   
February 2020  
   
Sat 7 March Lancashire Folk dance, with Kathryn & David Wright and Folkus Pocus, at St Martin’s, Preston 
   
Octobeer 2020  
   
Sat 24 October  Lancashire Folk dance, caller and musicians to be confirmed, at St Martin’s, Preston

**DIARY DATES**

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

Eleanor Mehew - 01704 567251

For details and tickets contact the following:

LANCASHIRE FOLK - TICKETS
New Year Dance Eleanor Mehew 01704 567251
Spring Gathering Dorothy Mapley 01772 252355
Pat Shaw Dance Jean Thomas 01257 791323 
ADLINGTON (CHESHIRE) Mr Reg Battle
www.adlingtonfolk.co.uk
01625 875309
ADLINGTON  Mrs Margaret Sudlow
taormc.sudlow@sky.com  
01204 417598
AINSDALE Mrs Kath Etchells 01704 579893
BEBINGTON Mrs Mary Smith
jps62@tiscali.co.uk
0151 652 4479
BOLTON-LE-SANDS Wendy Lyth 01524 733369
C & CC FOLK SECTION Irene Paddock
iriesu@talktalk.net
01928 733416
COLNE Molly Clouston 01282 812510
CROOK Pat Borland 01539 561573
FOLK NORTH WEST Bill Barcroft 01253 858994
GALGATE John Fenton 01995 603043 
GARSTANG Joan Anderson 01524 61483
HAWK GREEN Neil 0161 494 1582
HESWALL & WEST KIRBY Norma McLellan 0151 342 5420.
HOGHTON Mr David Thompson 01772 721874
LEYLAND Miss Valerie Kite 01772 422065
LITTLE LONGBOROUGH Clare Park - clarepark08@yahoo.co.uk   
LIVERPOOL CONTRA Mrs Maria Warrington 0151 427 1907
LONGTON Mrs Dorothy Harrison 01772 611904
MANCHESTER Veronica Miles 0161 681 2917 or Rosalind Corser 01706 378973 0161 681 2917/01706 378973
MORECAMBE Vanda Musial 01253 894727 
NESTON Mrs Chris Durkin 0151 353 1748
ORMSKIRK Mrs Denise Bearon
ormskirkfdc@gmail.com
01695 422971
PHOENIX CEILIDHS Vicky Lindsay 01772 323988
PRESTON Mrs Jean Thomas 01257 791323
SOUTHPORT Mrs Eleanor Mehew
eleanor.mehew@talktalk.net
01704 567251
ST HELENS Geoff Whitby
geoffelainevikings@blueyonder.co.uk
01744 882346
WHALLEY Mac Whitehouse 01254 824745
WORKSHOP BAND Mary Smith or
Roy Hordley
0151 652 4479
01744 882895