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Scottish Country Dancing is a form of social dance enjoyed worldwide. The dances are danced in groups called sets, normally of three or four couples. It is fun and an exercise for both the mind and body. See Starting Scottish Country Dancing if you would like to know more and how to start.

Upcoming Events in the Area

See Dates of Club Events in the Branch Area for the full list and details.

Day School – Saturday 11th March

Spring-clean your dancing-skills, meet people, dance with the Day School Musicians.

The Branch Dancers’ and Musicians’ Day School and Evening Dance is on Saturday 11th March at Court Moor School. As well as flyers and application forms you’ll find details about the evening dance on that web page. Dancers’ Teacher – Pat Haughton (Edinburgh), Musicians’ Teacher – Nicol McLaren, and Class Musician – Ken Martlew (Hemel Hempstead).

NOTE In response to requests, there will be a Beginners’ Session on Steps and Basic Figures at our Day School on 11th March from 2pm to 4pm PROVIDED we get a few more applications before the 28th Feburary.


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Spring Fling 2017

Meet other young dancers from all over the world and have a wonderful fun weekend of Scottish Country Dancing. See Spring Fling 2017, 28-30 April in Bonn (Germany).

Summer School

Early bird pricing ends 31st January.

Fun-packed Scottish music and dancing in St Andrew’s. See Summer School 2017, four one week courses between Sunday 16th July and Sunday 13th August.

About the Branch

The Berkshire/Hampshire/Surrey Border Branch is a branch of the RSCDS – the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society. We provide a connection and support for a number of Scottish Country Dancing clubs in the area. This area enjoys an active programme of dancing events. We offer facilities such as graded classes, teacher training, instruction and day schools.

Membership of the branch includes membership of the RSCDS and helps support the preservation and promotion of Scotland’s traditional dance and music. See What the Branch does for more information on what we do and the benefits of membership.

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Three Hands Across CD

Three Hands Across

A book by RSCDS BHS Branch Members, with a CD of music by the Craigellachie Band

Now £7 for the set, £5 for the CD or £3 for the book,
email branch secretary for details

Please contact enqueries for questions about Scottish Dancing in the area.

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