Dancing   in   Scotland



Scottish Country Dance Programmes 

A full list of programmes is published in the (click)Newsletter.

[This page contains programmes not readily available elsewhere and those notified after the Newsletter has been published]



Stirling  Castle  Club

Bridge of Allan Parish Church Hall, Keir St. FK9 4NW

October  2017 until March 2018


2018 Programmes are now ready and are on the Club website . (12-12-2017)  Paper copies are available at local dances.






 Martice  Club

Albert Halls, Dumbarton Rd, Stirling FK8 2QL

October  9th 2017 until April  9th 2018


2018 Programmes are now ready and have been uploaded to the Club website (05-12-2017)


See below for End of season Dance on 9th April




Trinity  Club

Edinburgh Academy Junior School, 10 Arboretum Road, Edinburgh  EH3 5PL


Programmes for 24th February also 10th & 24th March are now available. Click here


Programmes for 7th & 21st April and 5th May now available Click Here


Check Club Website for any updates  http://www.trinityscdc.eu/






Weather Warning

Please note that organisers of Dances/Events taking place on 1st March 2018 and thereafter are having to decide whether their events should be cancelled owing to the severe snow conditions being experienced in parts of Scotland.  Please check with organisers if you intend travelling to an event to make sure it is going ahead.

Dances known to be cancelled to date are Glasgow Branch Dance on Friday 2nd March and the Dunoon Dance on 2nd March is also cancelled (confirmed by organisers).  Students Ball on 3rd March at Milngavie now cancelled see Facebook post https://www.facebook.com/events/2029595263996469/

Kirkcaldy Ball in Glenrothes on 3rd march Cancelled and now re-scheduled for 31st March same venue and Band.

Castle Club dance in Bridge of Allan on Saturday 3rd has been cancelled owing to the weather.







 Glenrothes  Dance

Rothes Halls, Kingdom Centre, Glenrothes  KY7 5NX

 re-scheduled to                                         Saturday  31st March  2018


7pm 29 Advance Ticket

88th Annual Ball

 Marian Anderson Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Ian McCrae 01592 569 795

Kirkcaldy Branch  (Tickets 27 prior to 20th January)


01-03-2018 Organisers say this dance is going ahead at this time.                        01-03-2018  1800hrs CANCELLED and re-scheduled for 31st March.


Programme:-  Miss Allie Anderson ; A Strathspey for John ; Fisherman's Reel    Buffet Supper   Strathmore ; Scott Meikle ; Joie de Vivre ; Glasgow Highlanders ; Trip to the Drakensberg ; J B Milne ; City of Belfast ; Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder       Interval      John of Bon Accord ; Orwell Lodge Strathspey ; Wee Cooper O' Fife ; Plantation Reel ; Argyll Strathspey ; Father Connelly's Jig ; Mairi's Wedding.  Extras: Tribute to the Borders ; Reel of the 51st Division.




 Students  Dance

Venue now:- Westerton Hall, 82 Maxwell Avenue, Bearsden G61 1NZ

  re-scheduled to                                          Saturday  14th April  2018


 6.30pm Tickets Unwaged 12 (Waged 14)

Light Supper & Raffle

Susan Macfadyen Scottish Dance Band



Glasgow University Student Ball


 Band details added 01-03-2018.  This Facebook post is the only notice as there is no information at all on their website or main Facebook page.  CANCELLED SEE FACEBOOK PAGE ABOVE   Re-scheduled 13-03-2018


Programme:  The Waratah Weaver ; The Dunivard Reel ; Gang the Same Gate ; Miss Allie Anderson ; J.B. Milne ; Wisp of Thistle ; The Snake Pass ; MacDonald of Keppoch ; Nice to See You      Interval     Hooper's Jig ; Oompah, Oompah, Shove it Up Your Joompah! ; The Gentleman ; The Luckenbooth Brooch ; The Piper and the Penguin ; Sugar Candie ; We've Nae Electric ; EH3 7AF ; One For the Road.




 Greenock  Dance

Greenock Town Hall PA15 1LY

 Friday  16th March  2018


7pm for 7.30pm 29/26 Advance Ticket

Annual Ball

 Ian Muir Sound Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Vera Mckechnie 01475 726 475

West Renfrewshire Branch


 Programme:-   EH3 7AF ; Australian Ladies ; Holyrood Strathspey ; Best Set in the Hall ; Blooms of Bon Accord ; Wisp of Thistle ; Rutland Reel ; MacDonald of the Isles ; The Cooper's Wife ; Scott Meikle ; Bonnie Stronshiray ; Farewell to Crumlin ; MacDonald of Keppoch ; The Whistling Wind ; Miss Eleanor ; Shetland Shepherdess ; Mairi's Wedding.   Extras: Luckenbooth Brooch ; S-Locomotion.




 Comrie  Dance

White Church, Dunira Street, Comrie PH6 2LJ  

Friday  23rd March  2018


7.30pm  Pay at Door

Supper & Raffle

  Colin Dewar Scottish Dance Band


Wendy Duthie  01764 679 717 

Comrie Club Dance.


Programme:- Maxwell's Rant ; Tribute to the Borders ; Holyrood Strathspey ; None so Pretty ; Joe MacDiarmid's Jig ; Sugar Candie ; Shiftin' Bobbins ; The Luckenbooth Brooch ; Johnnie Walker       Interval      Cadgers in the Canongate ; The Tattie Bogle ; Rest And Be Thankful ; Miss Gibson's Strathspey ; Jennifer's Jig ; Clutha ; Anne McArthur ; Portnacraig ; Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder




 Ballachulish  Dance

Ballachulish Village Hall, East Laroch, PH49 4JG

 Saturday  24th March  2018


7.30pm  10 at door

Ballachulish Club Annual Rally

  Marian Anderson Scottish Dance Band


Contact:- Mary Michie 01855 821 900

 Crib at http://www.freewebs.com/rscdslochaber/dancediarydetails.htm


Programme:- Happy Meeting ; Swiss Lassie ; Sugar Candie ; Gothenburg’s Welcome ; Shiftin’ Bobbins ; Shores of Solway ; Flora’s Fancy ; Fisherman’s Reel ; Joie de Vivre ; West Highland Line ; Sands of Morar ; Wild Geese ; Islay Strathspey ; Montgomeries’ Rant ; City of Belfast ; Deil Amang the Tailors.




 Braco  Dance

Braco Village Hall, Feddal Road FK15 9RJ

 Tuesday  27th March  2018


7.30pm  7 at Door

 Village Supper - Dances recapped

 Alan Ross Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Charles Robertson 01786 880 947

Braco Scottish Country Dance Club


Programme:-  Cutty Sark ; Step Forth ; Rose of the North ; Jennifer’s Jig ; College Hornpipe ; Jean Martin of Aberdeen ; Argyll’s Fancy ; Annan Reel      Supper      EH3 7AF ; Staircase to Styria ; Strathmore ; Chequered Court ; Royal Yacht Brittania ; 12 Coates Crescent ; The Fyket ; Reel of the 51st Division.  Extras: Scottish Jaunt ; Scottish Reform




 Aberfoyle  Dance

Blairdrummond Community Hall, by Stirling, FK9 4UX

 Tuesday  3rd April  2018


7 at Door also a Raffle    7.30pm start

Supper (bring cup)

 Frank Thomson Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Allan Shepherd 01877 385 236

Aberfoyle Club for Charity

All dances briefly recapped


Programme:- Mrs Macpherson of Inveran ; The Raven's Dance ; Duddingston Loch ; Zytglogge ; The Wild Goose Chase ; Johnnie's Welcome Hame' ; The Orchards of Co. Armagh ; Aird of Coigach ; Minard Castle ; Equilibrium ; Light Hearted Una ; Dagmar's Fancy ; The Meeting of the Waters ; Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder  ; The Rose of the North ; Peggy Dewar ; Mairi's Wedding.  (and then it's off home)




 Kilbarchan  Dance

Kilbarchan Guide Centre, Barn Green, Kilbarchan PA10 2EF

 Wednesday  4th April  2018


Tickets must be pre booked owing to limited numbers

Marian Anderson & Max


Contact:- Les Lambert – 01505 704 398

 7.30pm  -  Gryff SCD Club Easter Dance


Programme:- Miss Allie Anderson ; Westminster Reel ; The Silver Tassie ; Pelorus Jack ; Bratach Bana ; Byron Strathspey ; Follow Me Home ; Summer Assembly      Interval      Blooms Of Bon Accord ; Braes Of Tulliemet ; Good Hearted Glasgow ; Butterscotch And Honey ; Miss Johnstone Of Ardrossan ; Quarries Jig ; Miss Gibson’s Strathspey ; Highland Rambler 




 Dufftown  Dance

Memorial Hall, 6 Albert Pl. Dufftown AB55 4AY.

 Friday  6th  April  2018


8pm 8 /4 at Door


Robert Whitehead Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Kath Davies 01340 871 529

Dufftown Club   http://www.dufftowndanceclub.com/


Programme: Welcome to Dufftown ; The Countess of Dunmore’s Reel ; Miss Milligan’s Strathspey ; The Cat and the Fiddle ; The Whistling Wind ; Barbara’s Strathspey ; John Cass ; The Falls of Rogie ; The Rambling Rose ; The Phantom Piper ; The Westminster Reel      Interval     The 51st Travellers ; Starlight ; Linnea’s Strathspey ; The Starry-Eyed Lassie ; Raising the Anchor ; The Singing Sands ; The Bees of Maggieknockater ; Inverneill House ; Macdonald of the Isles ; Birls Allowed ; Cramond Bridge.




 Stirling  Dance

Albert Halls ; Dumbarton Rd ; Stirling FK8 2QL 

 Monday  9th  April  2018


7.30pm 8 at Door

Supper & Raffle

 James Coutts Scottish Dance Band


Contact:- Lorna Anderson 01259 742 560

Martice Club End of Season Dance.


Programme:-  Auchinellan Jig ; Sueno's Stone ; Cape Town Wedding ; We've Nae Electric ; Sunshine & Sweetie's Jig ; McDonald of the Isles ; The Lochalsh Reel ; The First Rain of Spring ; The Flower o' the Quern ; The Plantation Reel     Supper     Cramond Brig ; Spiffin' ; The Rose of the North ; Blooms of Bon Accord ; Miss Hadden's Reel ; The Dream Catcher ; Bratach Bana ; The Highland Rambler




 Alva  Dance

Cochrane Hall, Cochrane Park, Alva FK12 5LJ

Friday  27th  April  2018


Annual Dance 7.15pm for Food. Dancing 8.30pm approx.

Ticket 18

Marian Anderson Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Lesley Ross 01324 559 793

Clackmannanshire Branch.  Click for application form. & Menu choice


Programme:-  The Grand March ; Luckenbooth Brooch ; The Countess of Dunmore’s Reel ;  The Rose of the North ; The Chequered Court ; Staircase in Styria ; The Moray Rant ; The Bees of Maggieknockater ; The Reel of the Royal Scots      Interval       Back to the Fireside ; Sunshine and Sweetie’s Jig ; Saltire Strathspey ; Festival Fling ; I.P.F.T.A. ; City of Belfast ; Liquid Assets ; Mairi’s Wedding   




 Helensburgh  Dance

Hermitage Academy, Cardross Road, Helensburgh  G84 7LA

Friday  27th  April  2018


10 [Tea & Biscuits]

  Social Dance -  7.30pm - 10.30pm

Sandy Nixon Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Roy Bain 01436 842 695

Helensburgh Branch Website http://rscds-helensburgh.org.uk/dances/


Programme:- The Frisky ; The Montgomeries’ Rant ; City of Belfast ; Best Set in the Hall ; Clutha ; Miss Gibson’s Strathspey ; Torridon Lassies ; Moray Rant ; Miss Johnstone of Ardrossan       Interval      Napier’s Index ; The Earl of Mansfield ; The Bonnie Lass O’ Bon Accord ; Miss C M Barbour ; The Countess of Dunmore’s Reel ; Autumn in Appin ; The Irish Rover ; The Edinburgh Toyshop.




Stirling  Dance

 St Ninian’s Old Parish Church Hall, Kirk Wynd,  Stirling FK7 9AY

 Monday  30th  April  2018


7.50 at Door  7.30pm start

Tea & Supper - Raffle

 Alan Ross


Contact:- Maralyn Unsworth 01786 447 356

Ochil Club end of season Dance


Programme:- Good Hearted Glasgow ; The Countess of Dunmore’s Reel ; The Gentleman ; John Cass ; Australian Ladies ; Save the Children ; Lamb Skinnet ; A Trip to Bavaria     Interval       Hooper’s Jig ; The Reverend John MacFarlane ; The Silver Tassie ; Best Set in the Hall ; Shiftin’ Bobbins ; The Byron Strathspey ; Mrs Stewart’s Jig  ; Mairi’s Wedding.




 Crieff  Dance

Morrison’s Academy Hall, 5 Strathearn Terrace, Crieff  PH7 3DT

 Saturday  5th May  2018


7.30pm  Cost 7 at door

Supper provided by Club Members

Frank Thomson Duo Band


Contact: Joan Anderson 01764 653 356

Crieff SCD Club Annual Dance


Programme:   EH3 7AF ; Spring Fling Reel ; Cashmere Shawl ; Summer on the Beach ; Yan Tan Tethera ; Autumn in Appin ; Glenalmond Gamekeeper ; Hunting Horn ; Karin’s Strathspey ; Brecon in March   Interval    Tribute to the Borders ; Meeting of the Waters ; Culla Bay ; Les Ramparts de Seville ; Kenora Reel ; Pelorus Jack ; John of Bon Accord ; Butterscotch & Honey ; Nurseryman ; Mairi’s Wedding.




 Stewarton  Dance

Standalane Centre, Stewarton KA3 5BG 

Friday  11th  May  2018


 7.30pm 10 Pay at Door

Supper and Raffle - Charity Dance

David Oswald Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Dorothy McCrum 01560 483 740

In Aid of Women’s Aid [East Ayrshire]


Programme:-  Edinburgh Toy Shop ; Outer Circle ; Gang the Same Gate ; Napier's Index ; Round Reel of Eight ; Jean Martin of Aberdeen ; Australian Ladies ; Farewell to Crumlin     Interval      Midnight Oil ; Back to the Fireside ; Spirit of the Dance ; Joie de Vivre ; Reverend John McFarlane ; Neidpath Castle ; Liquid Assets ; Mairi's Wedding




 Glenrothes  Dance

Studio 8, 8 Church Street, Glenrothes KY7 5ND

Friday  11th  May  2018


7.30pm  7 at Door

 Kirkcaldy Branch

 Susan Macfadyen Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Ian McCrae 01592 569 795

Spring Dance.  Tea & Biscuit .  Raffle.


Programme:- Jubilee Jig ; Fife Ness ; Bonnie Tree ; Mrs Stewart's Jig ; Bratach Bana ; City of Belfast ; Tribute to the Borders ; Belle of Bon Accord ; Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh      Interval       General Stuart's Reel ; Quiet & Snug ; Kelloholm Jig ; Mrs Stewart of Fasnacloich ; Macdonald of Keppoch ; Quarries Jig ; Swan and the Tay ; Mrs Macpherson of Inveran.




 Tarbert  Dance

Tarbert Village Hall Campbeltown Road, Tarbert  PA29 6TX 

 Saturday  12th  May  2018


7.30pm   10/5 at Door

Club Annual Dance

  Michael Garvin Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Rosemary Mackellar 01880 820 304

Supper and Raffle


Programme:-  t.b.a.




 Tillicoultry  Dance

Devonvale Hall, Moss Road, Tillicoultry FK13 6NS

  Friday  25th  May  2018


7.30pm Pay at Door

Joint Branches Dance

   Sandy Nixon Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Lesley Ross 01324 559 793

Falkirk & Clackmannanshire Branches


Programme: t.b.a.




 Dunoon  Dance

 Dunoon Burgh Hall, 195 Argyll Street, Dunoon, PA23 7DD

 Friday  22nd  June  2018


7.30pm  12.50 Adv Ticket

Supper & Raffle

   Scott Band Scottish Dance Band


Contact: Margaret Fyfe 01369 707 947

South Argyll Branch Annual Dance - re-scheduled from March (snow)


Transport to/from the Ferry available on request to Margaret. For Tickets contact Margaret on 07707 996 671 or book on-line at https://thelittleboxoffice.com/dunoonburghhall/event/view/77057


Programme:- Mrs Macleod ; Open The Door To Three ; Autumn In Appin ; Inverneill House ; Postie's Jig ; The Spring Fling Reel ; There's Something About Thirty ; Pelorus Jack ; Tribute To The Borders      Interval     The Last Of The Lairds ; Miss Johnstone Of Ardrossan ; Sugar Candie ; The Reverend John Macfarlane ; The Hazel Tree ; The Piper & The Penguin ; Jean Martin Of Aberdeen ; Catch The Wind 




 Sauchie  Dance

Sauchie Hall, Marr Place FK10 3EA  

Friday  31st August  2018





  Alan Ross Scottish Dance Band


Contact:- Leslie Ross 01324 559 793

Annual Charity Dance


Programme:- to be announced




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