Martice Club Winter Programme
The Martice Club Winter programme of dances for 2014 has been published. A note of the Dates, Bands and programmes for the 2014 season is available on the Club Website. Phone enquiries to Margaret McCann 01786 445 744 or visit their website by clicking the appropriate link at http://www.netherleescdclub.com/ The first dance is on Monday 20th January 2014 in The Albert Halls, Stirling FK8 2QL, at 7.30pm with music by the Alan Ross Band. Admission charges are £8 for visitors but you can save money by joining the Club for only £60 per year (12 dances). Spectators & Children pay £3.50 admission.
Stirling Castle Club
The Castle Club Winter programme of dances for the year 2014 has now been published. A note of the Dates, Bands and programmes for the 2014 season is available on the Club Website by clicking this link http://www.stirlingcastleclub.com/ The first dance is on Saturday 11th January 2014 at 7.30pm within Bridge of Allan Parish Church Hall, Keir St, Bridge of Allan FK9 4NW with music by Ian Thomson’s Band. Admission charges are now £7.
Blairgowrie Club - Dance
The Blairgowrie SCD Club is holding their Annual Dance on Friday 7th March 2014 within Blairgowrie Town Hall from 7.30pm with Music from Jim Lindsay’s Band. Club Contact is Marie Cormack 01250 875 449.
Programme: Cramond Bridge ; Major Ian Stewart ; Butterscotch & Honey ; Irish Rover ; The Cooper’s Wife ; Bonnie Lass O’ Bon Accord ; Wicket Willie ; Miss Allie Anderson ; The Scotch Thistle ; Peat Fire Flame Interval (please bring a cup) Royal Deeside Railway ; Waggle O’ The Kilt ; Flower O’ the Quern ; Duke of Wellington ; Inchmickery ; Drumelzier ; Falls of Rogie ; Luckenbooth Brooch ; Cherrybank Gardens ; Mairi’s Wedding.
Luss Club Dance
The Luss Club is holding a Dance on Wednesday 12th March 2014 within Luss Village Hall, Church Road G83 8NZ from 7.45pm with Recorded Music. Tickets cost £6 at the Door and includes supper. There will be a raffle. All dances briefly recapped. Contact is John Maccallum 01436 673 521.
Programme: A Trip to Bavaria ; The Machine Without Horses ; Peggy of Rossmay ; Corn Rigs ; The Frisky ; The Byron Strathspey ; The Earl of Mansfield ; Halls of helensburgh ; Green Grow the Rashes (John Black’s Daughter) Interval/Supper/Raffle The Bellstane ; St Andrew’s Fair ; Margaret Parker’s Strathspey ; Mrs MacLeod ; The Diamond Jubilee ; The Silver Tassie ; Shiftin’ Bobbins ; The White Heather Jig ; Mairi’s Wedding.
Dunoon - Dance CANCELLED
The South Argyll Branch is holding their Annual Dance on Friday 14th March 2014 within The Queen’s Hall, Dunoon, from 7.30pm-11pm with Music from Sandy Nixon’s Band. Tickets cost £12 including a sandwich supper and Special rate Ferry Return Tickets cost £5. These should be booked by 20th February with Madalene Lee 01369 840 548.CANCELLED (04/03/2014)
Programme: Highlandman’s Umbrella ; Mrs Stewart’s Jig ; The Duchess Tree ; Fisherman’s Reel ; Hooper’s Jig ; Dundee Whaler ; Montgomerie’s Rant ; Bees of Maggieknockater ; Jean Martin of Aberdeen ; Duke of Perth Interval Granville Market ; Catch the Wind ; Glasgow Highlanders ; C’Est L’Amour ; Flight to Melbourne ; Dalkeith’s Strathspey ; Pelorus Jack ; Reel of the 51st Division. Extras Mairi’s Wedding ; Wild Geese.
Oban - Dance Weekend
Lorn (Argyll) Branch is holding their 53rd Weekend School on Friday 14th March & Saturday 15th March 2014 within the Corran Halls, Oban. The application form with full details (except programme of dances) is available by clicking here. The dance programmes will be published later. Music on the Friday is by Luke Brady’s Band and on the Saturday by The Wardlaw Band with Colin Dewar. Tickets must be booked in advance. Contact is Sue Porter 01631 563 103.
Programmes: Social Dance Friday 14th £12 Luke Brady’s Band. 8pm
Kelloholm Jig ; The Kissing Bridge ; May Yarker’s Strathspey ; Bill Clement MBE ; Blooms of Bon Accord ; Sugar Candie ; Joie De Vivre Light Supper The Whistling WInd ; Argyll Strathspey ; Follow Me Home ; Rev. John MacFarlane ; Cherrybank Gardens ; The Montgomeries’ Rant.
Buffet Dance Saturday 15th £20 Wardlaw Band with Colin Dewar.
6.30pm Buffet A Capital Jig ; The Sailor ; Anna Holden’s Strathspey ; Inchmickery ; Festival Fling ; Linnea’s Strathspey ; Welcome To Ayr ; J. B. Milne Interval Tribute to the Borders ; Moment of Truth ; Flight to Melbourne ; Major Ian Stewart ; Mrs Milne of Kinneff ; Back To the Fireside ; Minister on the Loch ; Reel of The Royal Scots.
Braco - Dance
The Ardoch Club is holding a Dance on Tuesday 18th March 2014 within Braco Village Hall, Feddal Road, FK15 9QE from 7.30pm with Music from David Cunningham’s Band. Tickets cost £7 including refreshments and are on sale at the door. There is also a raffle. Please bring a cup for the supper. Contact is Angus Maciver 07801 951 508.
Programme: Rodney’s Rant ; Cutty Sark ; Jean Martin of Aberdeen ; The Black Mountain Reel ; Dundee Reel ; Duddingston Loch ; The Nurseryman ; Shiftin’ Bobbins Supper The Highland Rambler ; EH3 7AF ; The Bonnie Tree ; The Missing Turn ; Lassie Come & Dance With Me ; Fair Donald ; The Last of the Lairds ; The Montgomeries’ Rant.
Inverness Annual Dance
Inverness Branch Annual Dance on Friday 21st March 2014 within Cauldeen School has a change of Band. The music will now be provided by Marian Anderson instead of Colin Dewar.
See http://www.invernessrscds.co.uk/diary.htm for details. [notified 03-02-2013]
Greenock - Ball
West Renfrewshire Branch is holding their Annual Ball on Friday 21st March 2014 within Greenock Town Hall PA15 1LY from 7pm for 7.30pm Buffet Meal with Music from The Ian Muir Sound. Tickets cost £26 (dancers) £24 (non dancers) and are available from Vera McKechnie 01475 726 475.
Programme: Jubilee Jig ; Portnacraig ; Linnea's Strathspey ; Findlater Castle ; Gothenburg's Welcome ; The Dream Catcher ; Blooms of Bon Accord ; Merchant City ; Caddam Wood Interval Farewell to Crumlin ; St Columba's Strathspey ; None so Pretty ; The Hazel Tree ; Greenmantle ; Bill Clement MBE ; Mairi's Wedding. Extras:- Snowdrops in the Glen ; A Capital Jig.
Blairdrummond Hall - Aberfoyle Club Dance
The Aberfoyle Club is holding their Annual Charity Dance on Wednesday 26th March 2014 within Blairdrummond Community Hall, FK9 4UX from 7.30pm with Music by Marian Anderson’s Band. Tickets cost £7 at the Door and includes supper. There will be a raffle. All dances briefly recapped. Contact is Allan Shepherd 01877 385 236.
Programme: Good Hearted Glasgow ; The Sound of Harris ; Kilkenny Castle ; Christine M Phillips ; The Bees of Maggieknockater ; Portnacraig ; Linnea’s Strathspey ; Caddam Wood ; The Grumpy Gentleman Interval Auchinellan Jig ; Staircase in Styria ; The Cashmere Shawl ; The Raven's Dance ; Let's Have a Ceilidh ; Up and Down Ben Nevis ; The Lochalsh Reel ; Mairi's Wedding (and then it's off home)
Merrylea Club Dance - Glasgow
The Merrylea Country Dance Class is holding their 50th Anniversary Dance on Thursday 27th March 2014 within Merrylea Church Hall, 80 Merrylee Road, Glasgow G43 from 7.30pm with Music by Ricky Franci. Tickets cost £8 and are limited to 80 in number. Contact Irene Harper 0141 571 7132 to reserve ticket - no ticket no admission.
Programme: St. Mark’s Celebration Jig ; A Spot Of Bother ; City Of Belfast ; Best Set In The Hall ; Epping Hundred ; The Road To Mallaig ; The Raven’s Dance ; Don & Dee’s Reel Supper The Bees Of Maggieknockater ; The Falls Of Rogie ; Mcdonald Of The Isles ; Inchmickery ; The Irish Rover ; Over The Moon ; Thomas Glover’s Reel ; Bratach Bana.
Benderloch - North Connel Club Dance
The North Connel Club is holding their Annual Dance on Friday 28th March 2014 within Benderloch Village Hall, by Oban, Argyll, from 8pm with Music by Michael & Joannie Garvin. Tickets cost £10 and includes light supper. There will be a raffle. All dances re-capped. Contact is Liz Allen 01631 710 845.
Programme: Good Hearted Glasgow ; Catch The Wind ; May Yarker’s Strathspey ; Knotwork ; The Blooms of Bon Accord ; The Gentleman ; Airyhall Delight ; J.B.Milne Supper Tribute to the Borders ; Dundee Whaler ; Swiss Lassie ; The Waratah Weaver ; Linnea’s Strathspey ; Sleepy Maggie ; Neidpath Castle ; Mairi’s Wedding.
Rosneath Club Dance
The Rosneath Club is holding a Dance on Friday 28th March 2014 within Rosneath Primary School from 7.45pm with Music by The Alan Ross Band. Tickets cost £7 at the Door and includes supper. There will be a raffle. All dances briefly recapped. Contact is Douglas Thomson 01436 679 192.
Programme: The Falls Of Rogie ; The Luckenbooth Brooch ; City Of Belfast ; Bratach Bana ; Norah ; The Rose Of The North ; The Red Squirrel ; The Watercolourist ; Dougal Of Shandon Interval Blooms Of Bon Accord ; Father Connelly's Jig ; The Merchant City ; Brecon In March ; The Pines Of Pitlochry ; Mist O'er The Loch ; Ddraig Gogh (Red Dragon) ; The Wind On Loch Fyne ; The White Heather Jig. Extras:- A Trip To Bavaria ; Butterscotch & Honey.
Strathendrick Club - Killearn Village Dance
The Strathendrick Club is holding their Annual Charity Dance on Saturday 29th March 2014 within Killearn Village Hall, G63 9NJ from 7.30pm with Music by Susan Macfadyen’s Band. Tickets cost £7 at the Door and includes supper. There will be a raffle in Aid of Robin House. All dances briefly recapped. Contact is Alan Munro 01360 550 256.
Programme: Joie de Vivre ; The Clansman ; Endrick Water ; Kamo Carousel ; The Cape Breton H/Pipe ; Moment of Truth ; Campbeltown Loch ; Montgomeries Rant Interval The Laird of Miltons’ Daughter ; Miss Johnstone of Ardrossan ; Welcome to Glasgow ; Dundee City Police Jig ; Catch the Wind ; Moulin Brae ; Bill Clements MBE ; Deil Amang the Tailors.
Airdrie - Dance CANCELLED (09/02/2014)
Monklands Branch is holding a Dance on Friday 4th April 2014 within Flowerhill Church Hall, Hall Craig Street, Airdrie ML6 6AW from 7.30pm- 10.30pm with Music from George Meikle. Tickets cost £6 including refreshments. Contact is Joyce Gallacher 01236 422 545. CANCELLED
Programme: Joie De Vivre ; Portnacraig ; Gang The Same Gate ; Macleod's Fancy ; Back To The Fireside ; Sugar Candie ; Seton's Ceilidh Band Interval Falls Of Rogie ; Cashmere Shawl ; Pelorus Jack ; Mairi's Wedding ; Cherrybank Gardens ; Best Set In The Hall ; Irish Rover, The. Extras:- Kenora Reel ; Montgomeries' Rant.
Ardrishaig - Dance
The Mid Argyll Branch is holding their Annual Dance on Saturday 12th April 2014 within Ardrishaig Public Hall, Main Road, PA30 8EY from 7.30pm - 11.30pm with Music from Sandy Nixon’s Band. ClubTickets cost £10 at the door and includes a light supper. There is a raffle. Contact is Isla Reid 01880 820 440.
Programme: Summer Assembly ; Welcome to Ayr ; My Friend Joe ; Scott Meikle ; Quarrie's Jig ; The Byron Strathspey ; Mrs MacPherson of Inveran ; Alan J Smith ; St Columba's Strathspey ; A Reel for Freddie Stewart ; Snake Pass ; Linnea's Strathspey ; St Andrew of Brampton ; The Flying Spur ; Cherrybank Gardens ; Swiss Lassie ; Capital Jig ; The Dundee Whaler ; Cadgers in the Canongate ; Reel of the Royal Scots.
Alva - Annual Branch Dance
RSCDS Clackmannanshire Branch is holding their Annual Dance on Friday 25th April 2014 within the Cochrane Hall, Alva, with Music from Colin Dewar’s Band. Tickets cost £16 (include a meal) and require to be purchased in Advance. Contact is Lesley Ross 01324 559 793. Applications to be received by 14th April.
Click for Application Form.
Programme: The Grand March ; Liquid Assetts ; Bratach Bana ; The Duchess Tree ; The Grumpy Gentleman ; The Recumbent Stone ; Cuillins of Skye ; The Tattie Bogle ; St Columba’s Strathspey ; The Duke & Duchess of Edinburgh Interval The Peat Fire Flame ; Spiffin’ ; Lady Peak’s Strathspey ; The Earl of Mansfield ; Mrs Stewart’s Jig ; Cherrybank Gardens ; Shiftin’ Bobbins ; MacLeod’s Fancy ; The Deil Amang the Tailors.
Airdrie - 65th Anniversary Ball
Monklands Branch is holding their 65th Anniversary Dance on Friday 25th April 2014 within Airdrie Town Hall, Stirling Street, Airdrie ML6 0AS from 6.30pm- 11pm with Music from George Meikle & The Lothian Band. Tickets cost £20 (including Buffet Supper) and require to be purchased in Advance. Contact is Joyce Gallacher 01236 422 545.
Programme: GRAND MARCH ; Happy Meeting ; Anniversary Reel ; Moray Rant ; Pelorus Jack ; A Trip To Bavaria ; St. Columba’s Strathspey ; Cranberry Tart ; Miss Johnstone Of Ardrossan Interval/ Raffle Bees Of Maggieknockater ; Scott Meikle ; Poet And His Lass ; Macleod’s Fancy ; Montgomeries’ Rant ; The Gentleman ; EH3 7AF Lothian Lads. Extra’s:- White Heather Jig ; Music Makars.
Kilmarnock - Dance
Kilmarnock Branch is holding a Dance on Friday 25th April 2014 within Kilmaurs Community Centre, East park Drive, Kilmaurs KA3 2QS from 7.30pm with Music from Susan Macfadyen’s Band. Tickets cost £8 including refreshments and should be purchased in advance. Contact is Elizabeth Templeton 01563 527 702.
Programme: Light and Airy ; The Back O’ Bennachie ; It Wisnae Me ; Tribute to the Borders ; Snowdrops in the Glen ; Neidpath Castle ; St Andrew’s Fair ; Scott Meikle Interval Follow Me Home ; Kissing Bridge ; Wisp of Thistle ; Luckenbooth Brooch ; The Piper & The Penguin ; St Columba’s Strathspey ; Granville Market ; Mairi’s Wedding. EXTRAS:- Pelorus Jack ; The Wind on Loch Fyne.
Port Glasgow- Dance
The Lankbank Club is holding a Dance on Monday 28th April 2014 within St Andrew’s Church Halls, Church Street, Port Glasgow PA14 5JH from 7.30pm with Music from Susan Macfadyen’s Band. Tickets cost £7 including refreshments and numbers (for catering) should be advised in advance. Contact is Trish Paton 01475 540 272.
Programme: It’s Nae Bother ; Fife Ness ; The Bonnie Tree ; The Diamond Quarrie ; Rodney’s Rant ; Compliments to the Lawson’s ; Sgurr Alasdair ; The Raven’s Dance ; Quarrie’s Jig ; Flight to Melbourne ; City of Belfast ; A Capital Jig ; Rest & be Thankful ; Flower o’ the Quern ; Ian Powrie’s farewell to Auchterarder ; Reel of the Royal Scots. Extras – Father Connelly’s Jig ; Reel of the 51st Division.
Dunblane - Charity Dance
The Dunblane SCD Club is holding a Charity Dance in Aid of Help For Heroes on Friday 2nd May 2014 within the Victoria Hall, Dunblane, from 7.30pm with Music from The Full Recording Team of The Glencraig Scottish Dance Band. Tickets cost £6 at the Door. Contact is Bill Hardie 01786 880 235. There will be a raffle and any prizes will be gratefully received.
Programme: Scotland's Gardens ; Lady Sophia Lindsay ; Cashmere Shawl ; Bratach Bana ; Father Connelly’s Jig ; Nottingham Lace ; Garry Strathspey ; Midnight Oil ; City of Stirling Reel ; Brisk Young Lad Interval Liquid Assets ; Caddam Wood ; Duchess Tree ; Laird of Milton’s Daughter ; Trip to Bavaria ; Spiffin ; St Columba’s Strathspey ; Elephant Stampede ; Polharrow Burn ; Mairi’s Wedding.
Island of Islay Dance Weekend
RSCDS Islay Branch is holding their Dance Weekend on Friday 2nd May & Saturday 3rd 2014 within the Bowmore Hall, Bowmore, Island of Islay, Argyll, with Music from Ian Muir’s Scottish Dance Band. Tickets cost per event £10/£6/£17. Contact is 01496 850 558 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org Teacher this year is Anne Robertson.
Programme: Friday Night Ceilidh 8pm - 11.45pm Finger Buffet, Entertainment, Raffle and some Ceilidh Dances. EH3 7AF ; The Sailor ; Rose of the North ; Liquid Assets ; Reel of the 51st Division ; Byron Strathspey ; Kelloholm Jig ; Red Dragon ; Follow Me Home ; Mairi's Wedding.
Two Classes on Saturday Morning 10.30am - 12.30pm with tea/coffee break
Dance on Saturday Evening 7.30pm - 11.45pm with Two Course Buffet & Raffle. Mrs Stewart's Jig ; Alan J Smith ; Gang the Same Gate ; Luckenbooth Brooch ; Johnnie's Welcome Hame ; The Gentleman ; Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder ; Highland Rambler ; Sands of Morar ; Laird of Milton's Daughter ; Irish Rover ; Culla Bay ; Hooper's Jig ; Caddam Wood ; Adieu Mon Ami ; Bees of Maggieknockater ; Seton's Ceilidh Band ; Duke of Perth. (Possible extras:- Balgeddie Reel ; Rev John MacFarlane.)
Comrie - Dance
Comrie SCD Club is holding their Annual Scottish Country Dance on Friday 9th May 2014 within The White Church, Comrie PH6 2LJ from 7.30pm with Music from Colin Dewar’s Band. Tickets cost £6 and that includes their fabulous supper. There will also be a raffle. Contact is Wendy Duthie 01764 679 717
Programme: The Machine Without Horses ; Reel of the 51st Division ; S- Locomotion ; The Laird of Milton’s Daughter ; Shiftin’ Bobbins ; Gang the Same Gate ; Father Connelly’s Jig ; The Meeting of the Waters ; Mairi’s Wedding - Interval - Anniversary Reel ; Jennifer’s Jig ; The Cashmere Shawl ; The Lochalsh Reel ; The White Heather Jig ; Makin’ the Tartan ; A Trip to Bavaria ; Follow Me Home ; Duke of Perth.
Kirkcaldy - Dance
A Scottish Country Dance is being held on Friday 9th May 2014 within Bennochy Parish Church, Meldrum Road, Kirkcaldy KY2 5HR from 7.30pm with Music from Jim Lindsay’s Band. Tickets cost £7. (No contact details known)
Programme: Deil Amang the Tailors ; Luckenbooth Brooch ; The Bonnie Tree ; Highland Rambler ; A Capital Jig ; The Byron Strathspey ; The Sailor ; Tribute to the Borders Interval Portnacraig ; Lady Irvine’s Jig ; Royal Wedding ; Clutha ; St Andrews 600 ; Cape Town Wedding ; Airie Bennan ; Mairi’s Wedding. Extras:- Postie’s Jig ; Montgomeries’ Rant.
Stewarton - Dance
Stewarton SCD Club is holding their Annual Scottish Country Dance on Friday 9th May 2014 within The Standalane Centre, Stewarton KA3 5BG from 7.30pm with Music from Ian Muir’s Band. Tickets cost £8 and that includes their fabulous supper. There will also be a raffle. Contact is Dorothy McCrum 01560 483 740.
Programme: EH3 7AF ; Australian Ladies ; Blue Mess Jacket ; Kendall's Hornpipe ; Outer Circle ; Sands of Morar ; The Dancing Master ; Trip to Bavaria Interval High Society ; The Chequered Court ; The Faa Patteran ; The Kissing Bridge ; Inchmickery ; Golden Memories ; Round Reel of Eight ; The Montgomeries' Rant. Extras:- Minister on the Loch ; White Heather Jig.
Crieff Club - Dance
The Crieff SCD Club is holding their Annual Dance on Saturday 17th May 2014 within The Academy Hall, Crieff, from 7.30pm with Music from James Coutts. Tickets at the door and there is the usual village supper and a raffle. Contact Joan Anderson 01764 653 356.