Bournemouth Branch of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society


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Who are we?

Everyone, is welcome, to come and try traditional Scottish Country Dancing, under expert tuition. It's great fun and we have a very happy and friendly group of Dancers, who would make sure that you would have a truly unique experience. If you are a complete beginner, or want to improve your dancing, or need good physical and mental exercise, then this is where you need to be!

We have a team of RSCDS qualified teachers led by Marilyn Watson (01425 278436 - who is also a RSCDS Tutor, Adjudicator, Children's Medal Test Assessor, Examiner and RSDCS Summer School teacher.

Bournemouth RSCDS Adult Classes

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Where do we meet?

Kinson Community Centre
Pelhams Park,
Millhams Road
BH10 7LH

When do we meet?

Fridays 7:30pm - 9.30pm

Term Dates

22nd September 2017 – 25th May 2018
Excluding: 15th, 22nd & 29th December 2017, 5th January, 30th March & 6th April 2018.

AGM Friday 11th May 2018.

Visitors are welcome on the following social evenings:
6th October, 3rd November, 8th December 2017, 12th January, 2nd February, 2nd March, 13th April and 4th May 2018.

Summer socials with visiting MCs: 1st June, 8th June, 15th June, 22nd June and 29th June 2018.:


Weekly charge: £3.50
Annual Membership
* Adult single: £27
* Joint adult: £46
* 18-24 years: £22
* Under 18 yrs: £13

Future Events

Christmas American Supper Dance

Date:Saturday 9th December 2017
Time: 7.00pm – 11.00pm
Venue:Corfe Mullen Village Hall
Music:Lindsey & Tom Ibbotson
Please bring contribution towards the supper
Programme:   The Happy Meeting, Mary Erskine, The Gentleman, Ian Powrie, Bohemian Reflections, There’s Something About Thirty, Best Set in the Hall, My Friend Joe, The Sailor***The Newholme Jig, Holyrood Strathspey, The Piper & the Penguin, Cutty Sark, The Golden Wedding Strathspey, Happy Returns, Seton’s Ceilidh Band, Neidpath Castle, Pelorus Jack. .

Summer Dance

Date:Saturday 9th June 2018
Time:12.00am – 12.00am
Venue:To be confirmed
Music:To be confirmed

Our Charity this year will be the Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance.

Contact details

For further details of all of our activities, please contact our Branch Secretary:

Mrs Margaret Robson
24 Upper Golf Links Road,
BH18 8BX
Tel: 01202 698 138

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LAST UPDATED 13th July 2017 (Details updated for 2017/8 season)

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