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DIARY DATES

March 2017   
   
Sat 4 March 7.30 pm - 11 pm. Hawk Green Folk Dance Club, Evening Dance Rhodri Davies with Pendragon at St.Peter's Parish Centre Hazel Grove,SK7 4EA Tickets/information from Neil 0161 494 1582 email: neil.hawkley@sky.com - www.hawkgreen.org  
Sat 4 March  Lancashire Folk Spring Gathering, St Martin's Parish Hall Fulwood, Preston PR2 9TH , Lynn and Jeff Hoyle, Stradivarious, Display by Seven Stars Sword and Step Dancers. JACOBS JOIN (Finger food only) 01772 252355. 
Sat 11 March Liverpool Contra FDC Spring Dance (7-30- 10-45pm) Rhodri Davies and DNA (Denise and Norman (of Saraband) and Anthony Bearon) at St Anthony of Padua Church Hall, Queens Drive, Mossley Hill, L18 (don't follow satnav) shared supper - finger food please NOTE CHANGE FROM USUAL VENUE (Queens Drive is a ring road ) good hall and parking If coming from M62 direction, look out to left, just after railway bridge as you approach venue
Sat 11 March  7.30 to 10.15 pm , Bolton-Le-Sands CDC, Country Dance, URC Hall, Main Road, LA8DX, Joan Anderson, Jacob's Join Supper, Wendy Lyth 01524 733369
Sun 12 March Folk North West, Samlesbury Memorial Hall, PR5 0UY, 2.30 pm. Jan Dale with Norman & Denise Bearon , 01772 716772.  
Fri 17 March 8pm, Phoenix Ceilidhs, Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF, Steamchicken with caller Lisa Haywood, 0776 147 2035 or 01772 323988. 
Sat 18 March  Preston FDC , St Martin's Parish Hall Fulwood. Hilary Herbert, Folkus Pocus, 01257 791323 and 01772 745813
Sat 18 March  St Patrick's Day Ceilidh - Guest arrival from 6.30pm Food Served at 7.00pm Homemade Irish Stew & Dumplings or Homemade Vegetable Irish Stew & Dumplings Music & Dancing from 8.00pm, courtsey of Local Folk Band, Kitty Hawk - bring your dancing shoes £16.50 per person - pre booking only Call 01772 695277 to secure your place. The Mill St Catherine's Park, Lostock Lane, Lostock Hall, Preston Lancashire PR5 5XU
Sat 18 March 3 pm to 5 pm and 6 pm to 9 pm. Manchester FDC workshop and dance, Sunny Bank Community Centre, near Whitefield BL9 8LJ. Penny Lunn. 0161 681 2917 or 01706 378973 
Sun 19 March (Sun am) Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479
Sat 25 March Adlington Cheshire FDC Spring Ball. Colin Hume with Saraband - 7:00 pm for dancing at 7.30 pm. Macclesfield Town Hall SK10 1EA Advanced ticket required, (Buffet included). 01625 875309
Sat 25 March Poynton Ceilidh, Poynton Community Centre, 107 Park Lane, Poynton, Stockport, SK12 1RB. Discussion Topic with Patrick Rose. Tickets are £9 or £4.50 for under 16s and are available on line via the website or on the door. www.poyntonceilidh.co.uk 07776 483017
31 March to 2 April  Casterton Dance Weekend Residential weekend of workshops and dances with special theme: Pat Shaw Casterton School in the Lune Valley, Cumbria. Callers: Robert Moir, Rosemary Hunt, Victoria Yeomans, Ian Jones Bands: Triple Time, Deo Volente, Kendal Green Further information/ mailing list: email a.newberry234@btinternet.com
   
April 2017  
   
Fri 7 April 8pm, Phoenix Ceilidhs, Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF, Shropshire Heroes, 0776 147 2035 or 01772 323988.
Sun 9 April  Folk North West, Samlesbury Memorial Hall, PR5 0UY, 2.30 pm. volunteers with recorded music, 01772 716772. includes the AGM.  
Sun 9 April (Sun am) Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 447
Sat 22 April 7.30 to 10.15 pm , Bolton-Le-Sands CDC, Country Dance, URC Hall, Main Road, LA8DX, Joan Anderson, Jacob's Join Supper, Wendy Lyth 01524 733369 .
Sat 22 April Poynton Ceilidh, Poynton Community Centre, 107 Park Lane, Poynton, Stockport, SK12 1RB. Iron masters with Baz Parkes. Tickets are £9 or £4.50 for under 16s and are available on line via the website or on the door. www.poyntonceilidh.co.uk 07776 483017
   
May 2017  
   
Fri 12 May 8pm, Phoenix Ceilidhs, Adlington Community Centre, Railway Road, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9RF Time Bandits, 0776 147 2035 or 01772 323988.  
Sat 13 May  7.30 to 10.15 pm , Bolton-Le-Sands CDC, Country Dance, URC Hall, Main Road, LA8DX, John Fenton, Jacob's Join Supper,Wendy Lyth 01524 733369
Tues 16 May  Lancashire Folk AGM New Longton Methodist Church Hall, PR4 4AA
Sun 21 May (Sun am) Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479
   
June 2017  
   
Sun 18 June  (Sun am) Lancashire Folk Workshop Band , Rainford Village Hall, Church Road Rainford St Helens WA11 8HB, contact Mary Smith 0151 652 4479  
Fri 23 June Ormskirk FDC - Strawberry Dance 01695 422971 or ormskirkfdc@gmail.com
   
September 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  
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. 
   
   
October 2017  
   
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
Sat 14 October Ormskirk FDC - Norman Bearon with Kendal Green. Venue tba - 01695 422971 or ormskirkfdc@gmail.com
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.
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.
   
November 2017   
   
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
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/
Sat 18 November Preston FDC, St Martin's Parish Hall Fulwood. Caller.Victoria Yeomans. Band. Dave and Caroline, 01257 791323 and 01772 745813 
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 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. Venue tba - 01695 422971 or ormskirkfdc@gmail.com
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 
   
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
Sat 20 January  Ormskirk FDC - Hilary Herbert with Deo Volente - Venue tba - 01695 422971 or ormskirkfdc@gmail.com
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..John Fenton. 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
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
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 
   
March 2018   
   
Sat 10 March  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 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
   
April 2018
   
Sat 14 April  Adlington Cheshire FDC Spring Ball To Be Confirmed
Sat 21 April  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. 
   
May 2018  
   
Sat 12 May 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.  
   
October 2018  
   
Sat 6 October  Adlington Cheshire FDC - Evening Dance 
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 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 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 

**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 Mr Roy Smith 01772 716772
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