Events

Events are Scottish Country Dances unless otherwise stated.

This page was last updated on July 17, 2024.

Tuesdays 23rd and 30th July 2024 Summer Charity Dancing 7.30pm to 9.30pm

Locharbriggs Community Centre, Auchencrieff Road, Locharbriggs, Dumfries DG1 1UZ
Organised by Maxwelltown Country Dancers

Cost: £4 per night

Contact: Liz Donnan 07799 513338
Margaret Macaulay 07731 953322

Proceeds to local charities 

Thursdays 1st, 8th, 22nd and 29th August 2024 Moffat August Dancing 7.30pm to 9.30pm Doors open at 7pm

Moffat Town Hall
Organised by Moffat Country Dancers

Cost: £5

Contact: Ann Walker 01683 220707
Marie McIntosh 01683 220708

Dancing to Willie and Ian McRobert
Please note - there is no dancing on Thursday 15th August. 
Cribsheets
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Saturday 21st September 2024 Beginners’/Improvers’ Workshop 10.30am to 4.30pm

Locharbriggs Community Centre, Auchencrieff Road, Locharbriggs, Dumfries DG1 1UZ
Organised by RSCDS Dumfries Branch 

Cost: Adults 25+ years £10; Young Adult 17-24 years £5; Youth 12-17 years free

Contact: Alan Briers 07902 436732

Teacher: Gail Inglis
Musician: George Meikle 
Application form 
Poster

Saturday 19th October 2024 Nice and Easy Dance 7.30pm

Newbiggin Village Hall, near Stainton, Penrith CA11 0HT
Organised by RSCDS Carlisle and Border and Lockerbie Branches, Cockermouth and Penrith SCD Clubs

Cost: £8

Contact: Jane Atkins 

Tickets available at the above groups’ classes
Dancing to Robert Whitehead and the Danelaw Band
Bring and share buffet supper
Raffle
 

Saturday 16th November 2024 Beginners’ and Improvers’ Workshop

Thursby Village Hall, Matty Lonning, Thursby, Carlisle CA5 6PQ
Organised by RSCDS Carlisle and Border Branch 

Cost: TBA

Contact: Gail Inglis

Teacher: Mary Thomas
Musician: George Meikle
Crib and application firm to follow

Friday 13th December 2024 Christmas Dance 7.30pm

Dumfries High School, Marchmount, Dumfries DG1 1PX
Organised by RSCDS Dumfries Branch

Cost: Branch members £20; visitors £23; spectators £20

Contact: Alan Briers 07902 436732

Dancing to James Coutts SCD Band
2 course knife and fork buffet

Saturday 11th January 2025 January Dance 7pm

Newbiggin Village Hall, near Stainton, Penrith CA11 0HT
Organised by Penrith SCD Club

Cost: £15

Contact: Kay Fenton

Dancing to Martainn Skene and his band
Buffet supper
Raffle

Saturday 1st March 2025 Nice and Easy Dance 7.30pm

Longtown Community Centre, Arthuret Road, Longtown, Carlisle CA6 5SJ
Organised by RSCDS Carlisle and Borders and Lockerbie Branches, Cockermouth and Penrith SCD Clubs

Cost: TBC

Contact: Jane Atkins

Dancing to Stuart Anderson and his Scottish Dance Band
Bring and share buffet supper
Raffle
Tickets will be available from the above groups’ classes

Friday 21st March 2025 Spring Ball

TBC
Organised by RSCDS Dumfries Branch 

Cost: TBC

Contact:  Alan Briers 07902 436732

Dancing to Marian Anderson’s SCD Band
2 course knife and fork buffet

Saturday 5th April 2025 Spring Dance 7pm

Newbiggin Village Hall, near Stainton, Penrith CA11 0HT
Organised by Penrith SCD Club

Cost: £15

Contact: Kay Fenton

Dancing to Marian Anderson and her band
Buffet supper
Raffle

Saturday 27th September 2025 Half Day School and Dance

Locharbriggs Community Centre, Auchencrieff Road, Locharbriggs, Dumfries DG1 1UX
Organised by RSCDS Dumfries Branch

Cost: TBC

Contact: Alan Briers 07902 436732

Teacher Rachel Shankland 
Musician Nicky McMichan 

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