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DIARY DATES

June 2017  
   
Sat 2 September  Little Longborough Dance Club, End of Summer Dance, Saturday 2nd September St. Julie's Hall St. Helens WA10 5HJ 7:30 until 11:00. Rhodri Davies calling with the music of Change of Key Tickets £8. Shared supper - Clare & Frank Park 01744 24613 - clarepark08@yahoo.co.uk
Sat 9 September  Reelfolk day of Dance, Victoria Hall Grange-over-Sands, LA11 6DP, Trevor Monson and Knotted Chord. 01539 561573  Workshops start at 10.30am and the Evening Dance 7.15pm. email CrookFDG@yahoo.co.uk and more information on our website crookfdg.wordpress.com
Sat 23 September Bolton le Sands CDC, held at the United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road , Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX..Joan Anderson. Recorded music. Jacobs Join. 01524 733369. 
Sat 23 Septembeer Manchester FDC Dancing 2-30 to 7-30 Note new time. Bring own food and a mug. Sunnybank Community Centre, Whitefield BL9 8LJ Keith McDermott. New members welcome. 01706 378973 or 0161 681 2917
   
   
October 2017  
   
Thurs 5 October  1.30-4.30 pm, Afternoon of ( mainly easier) Pat Shaw dances. Hoghton Village Hall, Blackburn Old Road, Hoghton PR5 0RX, Roy & Dorothy Smith. 01772 716772. 
Fri 6 October 8pm Phoenix Ceilidh Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF Hekety & Huw Evans, 0776 147 2035 or 0777 617 1541
Sat 7 October Adlington Cheshire FDC Evening Dance,Lynne Render with Pendragon “American Style” Evening Dance from 7:30pm £10 Poynton Community Centre, 107 Park Lane. SK12 1RB. 01625 875309
Sun 8 October  Folk North West Workshop, 2.30 pm. Samlesbury Memorial Hall, Cuerdale Lane, PR5 0UY. Hilary Herbert - 01772 716772
Sat 14 October Ormskirk FDC - Norman Bearon with Kendal Green. St Bede's High School - 01695 422971 or ormskirkfdc@gmail.com
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Sat 14 October Bolton le Sands CDC, held at the United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road , Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX..John Fenton. Recorded music. Jacobs Join. 01524 733369.
Sun am 15 October Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479  
Sat 21 October 7.30pm Leyland Folk Dance Club, Leyland Methodist Church Hall, Turpin Green Lane PR25 3HA Judith Veevers with Folkus Pocus 01772 422065
Sat 28 October Lancashire Folk Pat Shaw Dance, St Martin's Parish Hall Fulwood Preston PR2 9TH, Robert Moir with Deo Volente , 01257 791323.
Sat 28 October  8.00 pm till 11.30pm. Doors open 7.45, bar till 11. Poynton Ceilidhs, Poynton Community Centre, 107 Park Ln, Poynton, Stockport SK12 1RB. Union Street Band, caller Rosie Bryce. Tickets are £9 on the door, cash only, under 16s are half price. For further information or to reserve or purchase tickets in advance please follow the links on the website: www.poyntonceilidh.co.uk
   
November 2017   
   
Fri 3 November 8pm Phoenix Ceilidh Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF, DanceCupola & Yvonne Kawecka, 0776 147 2035 or 0777 617 1541
Sat 4 November Manchester FDC Dancing 2-30 to 7-30 Note new time. Bring own food and a mug. Sunnybank Community Centre, Whitefield BL9 8LJ Penny Lunn New members welcome. 01706 378973 or 0161 681 2917
Sat 11 November  Bolton le Sands CDC, held at the United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road , Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX..Vanda Musial. Recorded music. Jacobs Join. 01524 733369.
Sat 11 November Ormskirk FDC - Bernie Culkin with Denise and Norman at Rainford Village Hall WA11 8HB. - 01695 422971 or ormskirkfdc@gmail.com
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Sat 11 November Hawk Green Folk Dance Club - Afternoon & Evening Dance Saturday 3.30 - 11.00 p.m. Andrewe Swaine with English Contra Band at St.Peter's Parish Centre Hazel Grove,SK7 4EA Tickets/information from Neil 0161 494 1582 email: neil.hawkley@sky.com - http://www.hawkgreen.org/
Sun 12 November Folk North West Workshop, 2.30 pm. Samlesbury Memorial Hall, Cuerdale Lane, PR5 0UY - Andrew Shaw with Norman and Denise Bearon-01772 716772
Sat 18 November Preston FDC, St Martin's Parish Hall Fulwood. Caller.Victoria Yeomans. Band. Dave and Caroline, 01257 791323 and 01772 745813 
Sun am 19 November Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479 
Sat 25 November Country Dance , St Aidens Church Hall, Bamber Bridge PR5 6QL, Jeff and Lynn Hoyle, 01772 785362, Jacob’s join
Sat 25 November Adlington Cheshire FDC Evening Dance - Robert Moir – Pat Shaw Dance with Deo Volente Evening Dance from 7:30pm £10 Poynton Community Centre, 107 Park Lane. SK12 1RB 01625 875309
   
 December 2017  
   
Sat 2 December Adlington (Lancs) Annual Dance, Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road PR6 9RF, Reg Battle with Stradivarious. 01204 417598.  
Sat 2 December  8.00 pm till 11.30pm. Doors open 7.45, bar till 11. Poynton Ceilidhs, Poynton Community Centre, 107 Park Ln, Poynton, Stockport SK12 1RB. Shropshire Heroes, caller Dave Ball. Tickets are £9 on the door, cash only, under 16s are half price. For further information or to reserve or purchase tickets in advance please follow the links on the website: www.poyntonceilidh.co.uk 
Sat 9 December Manchester FDC Dancing 2-30 to 7-30 Note new time. Bring own food and a mug. Sunnybank Community Centre, Whitefield BL9 8LJ Anne Parkinson & Rosalind Corser New members welcome. 01706 378973 or 0161 681 2917  
Sat 9 December Bolton le Sands CDC, held at the United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road , Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX. Joan Anderson. Recorded music. Jacobs Join. 01524 733369.
Sat 9 December Ormskirk FDC - Victoria Yeomans with Knotted Chord. St Bede's High School - 01695 422971 or ormskirkfdc@gmail.com
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Sun 10 December Folk North West Workshop, 2.30 pm. Samlesbury Memorial Hall, Cuerdale Lane, PR5 0UY - Volunteers (Jacob's Join refreshments) 01772 716772
Sat 16 December Country Dance , St Aidens Church Hall, Bamber Bridge PR5 6QL, Jeff and Lynn Hoyle, 01772 785362, Jacob’s join  
Sat 16 December Bebington Group Xmas Dance, Victoria Hall, Hr. Bebington, CH63 8AB, 7.30pm – 11.15pm, with Shave the Donkey and Brendan Morrison. ‘Bring a plate supper’. Enquiries 0151 652 4479 or 0151 339 8854 
Sun am 17 December  Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479 
Thurs 28 December  Little Longborough Dance Club Xmas dance 7:30-11:00 St. Julie's Hall St. Helens WA10 5HJ Change of Key and LLDC callers Tickets £9 - Shared supper Clare & Frank Park 01744 24613
   
January 2018  
   
Sat 6 January  Preston FDC New Year Dance, St Martin's Parish Hall , Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH. Ian Jones with Kendal Green, 01257 791323 and 01772 745813
Fri 12 January 8pm Phoenix Ceilidh Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF, Price of my Pig & Ben Farmer, 0776 147 2035 or 0777 617 1541  
Sat 13 January  Lancashire Folk New Year Dance, St Martin's Parish Hall, Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH, Hilary Herbert with Pendragon 01704 569107
Sun 14 January Folk North West Workshop, 2.30 pm. Samlesbury Memorial Hall, Cuerdale Lane, PR5 0UY - Andrew Shaw with Norman and Denise Bearon-01772 716772
Sat 20 January  Ormskirk FDC - Workshop and Dance - Hilary Herbert with Deo Volente - Ormskirk School - 01695 422971 or ormskirkfdc@gmail.com
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Sun am 21 January  Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479
Sat 27 January 8.00 pm till 11.30pm. Doors open 7.45, bar till 11. Poynton Ceilidhs, Poynton Civic Hall, Park Ln, Poynton, Stockport SK12 1RB. Vertical Expression, caller Andrew Swaine. Tickets are £9 on the door, cash only, under 16s are half price. For further information or to reserve or purchase tickets in advance please follow the links on the website: www.poyntonceilidh.co.uk 
Sat 27 January  St Helens FDC,Country Dance, Rainford Village Hall ,Church Road Rainford, St Helens WA11 8HB, Judith Veevers with Chris and Julie Dewhurst 01744 734394
Sat 27 January Bolton le Sands CDC, held at the United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road , Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX. Hilary Herbert. Recorded music. Jacobs Join. 01524 733369.
   
February 2018  
   
Sat 3 February Leyland Folk Dance Club Country Dance, St Ambrose Church Hall. Leyland PR25 4XA Rhodri Davies with Pendragon Tel 01772 422065
Sat 3 February  Adlington Cheshire FDC evening dance, Poynton Community Centre, 107 Park Lane Poynton SK12 1RB, Hilary Herbert with Chris and Julie Dewhurst, 01625 875309 www.adlingtonfolk.co.uk
Fri 9 February  8pm Phoenix Ceilidh Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF, Mouse’s Nest & Michelle Holding, 0776 147 2035 or 0777 617 1541  
Sat 10 February Bolton le Sands CDC, held at the United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road , Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX.Vanda Musial. Recorded music. Jacobs Join. 01524 733369
Sun 11 February Folk North West Workshop, 2.30 pm. Samlesbury Memorial Hall, Cuerdale Lane, PR5 0UY - Trevor Monson with Ian and Margaret Jones-01772 716772 
Sat 17 February Preston FDC Dance, St Martin's Parish Hall , Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH. Andrew Shaw with Knotted Chord, 01257 791323 and 01772 745813 
Sun am 18 February Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479 
Sat 24 February 8.00 pm till 11.30pm. Doors open 7.45, bar till 11. Poynton Ceilidhs, Poynton Community Centre, 107 Park Ln, Poynton, Stockport SK12 1RB. The Watch, caller Michelle Holding. Tickets are £9 on the door, cash only, under 16s are half price. For further information or to reserve or purchase tickets in advance please follow the links on the website: www.poyntonceilidh.co.uk 
Sat 24 February Country Dance , St Aidens Church Hall, Bamber Bridge PR5 6QL, Jeff and Lynn Hoyle, 01772 785362, Jacob’s join
   
March 2018   
   
Sat 3 March Lancashire Folk Spring Gathering, St Martin's Parish Hall, Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH, Roy Smith - 01772 252355 
Sat 10 March  Bolton le Sands CDC, held at the United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road , Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX. Chris Bland. Recorded music. Jacobs Join. 01524 733369. 
Sat 10 March  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 Contact 0151 427 1907
Sun 11 March  Folk North West Workshop, 2.30 pm. Samlesbury Memorial Hall, Cuerdale Lane, PR5 0UY - Jan Dale with Ian and Margaret Jones-01772 716772 
Fri 16 March 8pm Phoenix Ceilidh Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF, Lebedek & Simon Loake, 0776 147 2035 or 0777 617 1541 
Sat 17 March  Preston FDC Dance, St Martin's Parish Hall , Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH. Judith Veevers with Denise and Norman, 01257 791323 and 01772 745813
Sun am 18 May  Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479 
Sat 24 March  8.00 pm till 11.30pm. Doors open 7.45, bar till 11. Poynton Ceilidhs, Poynton Community Centre, 107 Park Ln, Poynton, Stockport SK12 1RB. Time Bandits, caller Baz Parkes. Tickets are £9 on the door, cash only, under 16s are half price. For further information or to reserve or purchase tickets in advance please follow the links on the website: www.poyntonceilidh.co.uk
   
April 2018
   
Sun 8 April Folk North West Workshop, 2.30 pm. Samlesbury Memorial Hall, Cuerdale Lane, PR5 0UY - Volunteers ( including AGM)-01772 716772
Fri 13 April  Phoenix Ceilidh Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF This Way Up & Martyn Harvey, 0776 147 2035 or 0777 617 1541 
Sat 14 April  Adlington Cheshire FDC Spring Ball Macclesfield Town Hall SK10 1EA, Roy Garrington with Stradivarius, 01625 875309 www.adlingtonfolk.co.uk. tickets must be purchased in advance and includes a buffet supper.
Sun am 15 April  Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479 
Sat 21 April Bolton le Sands CDC, held at the United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road , Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX. Roy Smith. Recorded music. Jacobs Join. 01524 733369.   
Sat 28 April 8.00 pm till 11.30pm. Doors open 7.45, bar till 11. Poynton Ceilidhs, Poynton Civic Hall, Park Ln, Poynton, Stockport SK12 1RB. Albireo, caller Sarah Clough. Tickets are £9 on the door, cash only, under 16s are half price. For further information or to reserve or purchase tickets in advance please follow the links on the website: www.poyntonceilidh.co.uk  
   
May 2018  
   
Fri 11 May  8pm Phoenix Ceilidh Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF,Tumbling Tom & Fiona Riggs/Les Ord, 0776 147 2035 or 0777 617 1541 
Sat 12 May Bolton le Sands CDC, held at the United Reformed Church Hall, Main Road , Bolton le Sands LA5 8DX..John Fenton. Recorded music. Jacobs Join. 01524 733369.  
Sun am 20 May  Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479 
   
June 2018  
   
Sun am 17 June  Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479
   
October 2018  
   
Sat 6 October  Adlington Cheshire FDC - Evening Dance 
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 Ormskirk FDC - Lynn & Jeff Hoyle, Stradivarious, venue t.b.c.
Sat 20 October Leyland Folk Dance Club Country Dance, Leyland Methodist Church Hall , Turpin Green Lane, Leyland PR25 3HA Andrew Shaw with Saraband Tel 01772 422065 
   
November 2018  
   
Sat 10 November Ormskirk FDC - Hilary Herbert, Kendal Green, venue t.b.c.
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
Sat 24 November   Adlington Cheshire FDC - Evening Dance
   
 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 - caller, band, venue t.b.c.
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 
   
January 2019
   
Sat 19 January Ormskirk FDC - Ian Jones, Folkus Pocus, venue t.b.c.

**DIARY DATES**

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

Eleanor Mehew - 01704 569107

For details and tickets contact the following:

LANCASHIRE FOLK - TICKETS
New Year Dance Eleanor Mehew 01705 569107
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
BOWERHAM, LANCASTER
Joan Anderson
01524 61883 
C & CC FOLK SECTION Irene Paddock
iriesu@talktalk.net
01928 733416
COLNE Mary Bradbury 01282 869425
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 569107
ST HELENS Mr Ian Arthur
i_arthur@btinternet.com
01744 734394
WHALLEY Mary Bradbury 01282 869425
WORKSHOP BAND Mary Smith or
Roy Hordley
0151 652 4479
01744 882895