Dumfries classes

Dumfries RSCDS holds the following regular classes:

Adults - Live music from George Meikle

Classes run from the beginning of September until the end of May (Mondays) and the end of June (Tuesdays).

Mondays 1.30pm - 3.30pm

2021 6th September to 20th December

2022 10th January to 30th May

(No class on Easter Monday, 18th April, or May Day, 2nd May)

Please note the change of venue.

Locharbriggs Community Centre, Auchencrieff Road, Locharbriggs, Dumfries DG1 1UX

General Class - suitable for beginners, improvers and dancers with some experience.

Tuesdays 7.30pm - 9.30pm

2021 7th September to 21st December

2022 11th January to 28th June

Locharbriggs Community Centre, Auchencrieff Road, Locharbriggs, Dumfries DG1 1UX

General class - suitable for dancers with some experience.

1st Sunday in the month:

Tinwald Parish Hall, Amisfield DG1 3LN

Advanced class - suspended at present.

Teachers: (please contact any of them):


The Royal Scottish Country Dance Society Headquarters are in Edinburgh. HQ runs Summer and Winter Schools each year, produces Dance Books and CDs of music to go with them. It also sets the standards for dancing, sets proficiency tests and teaching exams for those who want to take them. Members also receive two magazines a year.

As a regular dancer at the Dumfries Branch classes we would like you to consider joining the RSCDS. As well as paying for your classes, for the current dancing season this will cost, per year, Adult Single (age 25+) £19; 2 people living at the same address, Joint £30; Young Adult (age 18-24) £15 and Youth (age 12-17) £10. These figures include the Branch fee of £1.

Class fees - Dumfries Branch members pay £3 per class or £72 if paying in advance (provides 1 class each week from September to the end of March - 28 classes). Visitors pay £4 per class after their first free visit. Under 21s pay £3 per class. It would be appreciated if correct amounts could be given when paying by cash.

Contact Irene Minto on 01683 220314 for more information.