The Branch runs classes and dances for beginners and experienced dancers. We have several classes and dances for young people too. If you would like be on our mailing list or have a question about Scottish Country Dancing in London please contact the Publicity coordinator using our contact form.
Dates for your diary for the Beginners and Improvers, Intermediate and Technique classes 2017:
Spring term – 11 Jan – 29 March (Half Term 15 Feb)
Summer Term – 26 April – 24 May
The Musicians’ Workshop at the Day School is now full. If anyone wants to go on a waiting list please contact Margaret Catchick.
The class dates for the Children’s class are:
17 September, 2016 – Venue is St Columba’s Church, Pont St
1 October 2016 (Andrew Nolan teaching) – Venue is St Columba’s Church, Pont St
8 October 2016 – Venue is St Columba’s Church, Pont St
5 November 2016 – Venue is St Columba’s Church, Pont St
19 November 2016 – Family Day and Dance – Venue is St Columba’s Church, Pont St
3 December 2016 – Venue TBC
Our first session of open air dancing takes place in Kensington Gardens on Saturday 6th August 2016. All welcome.
We are starting a new class for Beginners in Stanmore. The class is taught by Rose Kreloff and takes place on Tuesday evenings from 7.30 – 9.30 p.m.
Click here for more details and term dates.
Classes start on Wednesday 21 September 2016 at St Thomas’s Primary School, Appleford Road, London W10 5EF. Term dates 21 September – 7 December with half term on 26 October from 7 – 9 pm.
Mixed Ability class – term dates Wednesday 21 Sept – 14 December with half term 2 November from 2.30 – 4.30 p.m.
Richmond Beginners class – Wednesday 21 September – 7 December with half term 26 October from 8 – 10 p.m.
Stanmore Beginners class – Tuesday 20 September – 6 December with half term 25 October from 7.30 – 9.30 p.m.
We have added 2 new videos to our Branch YouTube page. One is from the Street Party for the Queen’s 90th Birthday and the other is from the recent Dem Team trip to the Leeds Festival.
Our Open Air Dancing takes place as usual in Kensington Gardens by the bandstand on Saturdays 6, 13 and 20 August.
Come along and join in the fun!
The Branch AGM took place on Saturday evening following the Street Party celebrating the 90th birthday of HM The Queen.
At the AGM Wilson Nicol, a Vice President of London Branch, was awarded a Branch Award for his exceptional service to the Branch.
The AGM was followed by an End of Season dance where those attending danced to the music of Barbara Manning and Callum Mitchell.
The application forms for this year’s Branch Day School are now available.
Day School application email 2016-04-22
Musicians’ Workshop email 2016-03-10