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Social dance clubs: West Yorkshire



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  • Yorkshire Mixtures Folk Dance and Song
    Batley RAFA Club, Wednesdays, 8.30 - 10.30. We provide opportunity and facilities for folk dance, aiming to improve the standard in an encouraging and 'fun' situation, where dances are always called and learners are welcome
    Contacts: Tony Pickard Sec. 40 South Parade, Ossett, WF5 0EF
    Mrs Margaret Bridges 1 Westfield Court, Mirfield, WF14 9PT
    Telephone: Tony Pickard 01924 276995 Mrs Bridges 01924 495952


  • Wibsey Primary Folk Dance Group
    Thursdays during term-time: 7.15 - 9.15 pm.
    Wibsey Primary School, Bradford 6.
    Playford / modern Playford-style etc. No partner necessary. Also 2 autumn term and 2 spring term Saturday afternoon workshop dances quoted on the message section of the website.
    Contact: Keith McDermott
    20 Ley Top Lane, Allerton, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD15 7LT
    Telephone: 01274 494899
    07/12 :


  • Ryburn Barn Dances
    Saturdays, third in month (October - April) at Waring Green Community Centre,
    Garden Road, Brighouse HD6 2AX. 8 pm - 11.00 pm.
    Contact: John Adams
    Telephone: 01422 822413
    Email: john_adams@gmx.co.uk
    Website: http://www.ryburn3step.org.uk/

Hebden Bridge

Les Panards Dansants
Regular french and Breton dance workshops at
Hebden Bridge Methodist Church Hall, HX7 6EU (opposite Coop) on Saturday afternoons (1-5 pm) on a monthly basis. Music workshop/ 1:30-3. Dance workshops : 3.30-5 . All abilities welcome
Contact: Yannick Minvielle-Debat
Telephone: 01535 662614
Email: yannick@frenchdanceleeds.co.uk
Website: http://www.frenchdanceleeds.co.uk/ Also home of the French Diary


  • Holmfirth Folk Dance Club
    8 - 10 pm at Wooldale Community Centre, Robert Lane, Holmfirth.
    All types of social dance from Playford to American Squares and Contras.
    Contact: Barry Evans
    Address: 51 Katrina Grove, Featherstone, West Yorkshire WF7 5LW
    Phone: 01977 792205
    Mobile: 07929 975692
    Email: evans.51@btinternet.com


  • Leeds Ceilidh Club
    Thursday, 2nd in month:
    8 - 10.30 pm (closed August). .
    Trinity Scout Hall, Rawdon , Leeds LS19 6AS (on the 'JCT600' roundabout)
    Dances from 1651 to the present, from
    England and New England and Elsewhere
    Contact: John Warin
    Telephone: 01535 636450
    Email: johnwarin@hotmail.com
    Website: http://www.binless.co.uk/lcc/
  • Leeds Contra Dance
    Tuesdays, 2nd and 4th in month: September to June. Headingley Parish Hall,
    St Michael's Road, Leeds, LS6 3AW .
    Beginners welcome. No partners needed. All dances called. Live band. American style barn dancing.
    Contact: Richard Gibson
    Telephone: 01535 642684
    Mobile: 07989 618550
    Email: leedscontra-info@tiscali.co.uk
    Website: http://www.leedscontra.freeuk.com/
  • Leeds Irish Set Dancing
    Meetings at
    Leeds Irish Centre,York Road, Leeds, LS9 9NT, Tuesday Nights 8.30 - 10.00
    Jigs, Reels, and Hornpipes! Learn the dances of rural
    Ireland in an informal and friendly setting. All dances taught and the cost is free.
    Contact : Aizlynn Johnston
    Mobile : 07731376773
    Email : LeedsSetDancers@gmail.com
    Website : http://www.leedsirishsetdancing.co.uk


  • Friday Folk Dance Group
    Fridays at Wrenthorpe Village Hall.
    New members welcome.
    Contact: Shirley Dixon
    10 Whitehall Crescent, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 2AF
    Telephone: 01924 361530
    Website: http://www.wrenthorpefdc.weebly.com



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