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Many clubs do not meet in August, and some dance clubs may not operate in June or July. The Christmas period also affects some regular club meetings. See club listings for venue details and contact person. The diary section shows guest callers, musicians or singers.
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Weekly 7.30 - 9.30pm
Bridport Folk Dance Club* - WI Hall, North Street, Bridport DT6 3JQ - £2.50 members. Visitors welcome at £3.00! Jane telephone 01308 898 002 or Monty telephone 01308 423 442
Weekly 8.00-10.00pm (Term time)
Chudleigh Folk Dance Club - Woodway Room, Town Hall, Chudleigh
Mary Marker Telephone 01626 854141.
Weekly 8.00pm
Sidford Scottish Dance* - Sidford Village Hall, Byes Lane
Brian Martin Telephone 01404 850416

Weekly 8.00pm Not June, July and August
Country Dance Plymouth* - Trinity United Reform Church Hall, Tor Lane, Hartley, Plymouth
Jacqui Joint Telephone 01752 774484
Isca Allemanders Square Dance Club - Kenn Centre, Kennford. Website
Twice monthly
Kingsteignton Country Dance Club* - Church Hall
Jean Foster 1 Lowicke House, Ringslade Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 1QF - Telephone 01626 363887
Weekly 8.00pm
Launceston Folk Dance Club - St John's Ambulance Hall - Not July and August Telephone 01579 362423
Sidford Folk Dance Club - Sidford Village Hall, Byes Lane EX10 9QX
Telephone Helen 01395 514161 - or Val 01395 568336 Visit website
Weekly 7.15pm
Totnes Scottish Dance Classes - King Edward VI School
For details Telephone 01803 557821

Bideford Folk Dance Club* - Northam Hall, Northam, Bideford
Chris Jewell, c/o Tor View, Lakenham Hill, Northam, Bideford, Devon .
Telephone 01237 423554
Weekly 2.00pm
Exmouth Playford Club* - Alexandra House, 57, Imperial Road - Mainly Playford
Mrs. S Harper, Flat 3, 6 Carlton Hill, Exmouth, EX8 2AJ Telephone 01395 267171
1st Wednesday
Gittisham Folk Dance Club in Honiton - for more details go to website or Email Visit alternative website
Usually each Wednesday but not the 1st.
Gittisham Folk Dance Club* - Gittisham Village Hall, nr. Honiton
Telephone 01404 813129. Email visit Website Visit alternative website
1st and 3rd Wednesday
Halsway Manor - Halsway Manor, Crocombe, Somerset - different venues.
Please telephone Maureen Knight 01823 401271 to check. Visit Website
Newton Abbot Irish Set Dance - Jolly Farmer, Market Street
Maggie Daniel Telephone 01626 204350 or eMail
Alternate Wednesdays 8.00pm
Over Stratton Folk Dance Club - see website for details
South Hams Folk Dance Club* - West Charleton Village Hall
Philip Worth, Greenbank, Hope Cove, TQ7 3HP Telephone 01548 561415

Weekly 8.00pm - 10.00pm
Exmouth Folk Dance Club* - Withycombe Methodist Church Centre
Mr Chris Miles, 25 Old Bystock Drive, Exmouth, EX8 5RB Telephone 01395 275592
Tavistock Folk Dance Club* - Tavistock Town Hall, Bedford Square, Tavistock PL19 0AU 8.00pm - 10.00pm. (Not July and August)
Mrs Margaret Holt, 3 Copperfields, Horrabridge, Yelverton, PL20 7VB
Telephone 01822 855858
Alternate Thursdays 8.00pm
Chard Folk Dance Club - Coombe St Nicholas Village Hall
Hillary Durrant Telephone 01460 61996
2nd and 4th Thursdays
Willand Folk Dance Club* - Willand Village Hall
Zena Roberts, 7, Everett Place, Tiverton, EX16 6UN Telephone 01884253546

Alternate Fridays
Aylesbeare Folk Dance Club - Aylesbeare Village Hall
Ted Farmer Telephone 01392 466326
Bideford Ceilidh Club* - Northam Hall, Fore St, Northam, Bideford EX39 1AN
John Blackburn 01237 476632
Weekly 8.00pm Most Fridays
Dartington Folk Dance Club* - Dartington Village Hall
Mrs. Edith Sanders, 27 Indio Road, Bovey Tracey , TQ13 9BT Telephone 01626 834981.
2nd Friday 7.30 - 10.30 pm Contra Dance - Countess Wear Village Hall, Exeter, EX2 6LB, . (Beginners 7.30 - 8.00 pm) Jeremy Child 01392 422119 Visit website
3rd Friday 8.00pm
d'Accord French Dance* - French and Breton Dances - Ide Village Hall, Nr Exeter
Pat Long  01392 811593
Last Friday 7.30pm
Exeter Folk Dance Club* - Palace Gate Centre at South Street Baptist Church, South Street, Exeter, EX1 1JA Exeter
Email or telephone 07531 142321 Visit website
Salcombe Regis Folk Dance Club* - St Peter's Church Hall, Sidford
Mrs D. Cooper, 6, Darnell Close, Sidmouth Telephone 01395 513131

Monthly Bridport Ceilidhs* - Church House Hall, South Street, Bridport DT6 3NW email or telephone Monty Crook 01308 423 442
Great Western Ceilidhs* - Bowhill Primary School, Buddle Lane, Exeter
Pete Langley 01392 491228


Other Clubs
Beacon Wheelchair Dancers - Sue Cummings - Telephone 01803 554799
Devon Set Dancers - Mrs. Q. Daniel, 6, Balmoral Close, Newton Abbot, TQ12 4BJ
Exmouth, Isca Scottish Dancers - Classes Tues & Wed, Sept - May. Mr & Mrs V.J. Tyler, 66, Ivydale, Exmouth - Telephone 01395 276913
Plymouth Group - Miss Patricia Day, 90, Shirburn Road, Plymouth, PL6 5PH - Telephone 01752 771259
South Brent Folk - Mrs K. Reynolds, High Leigh, Coach House, South Brent, TQ10 9DS
Teign Playford Club* - Jean Foster
1 Lowicke House, Ringslade Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 1QF - Telephone 01626 363887
University of Exeter Folk Dance Club - Richard Mason,
3, Kingfisher Drive, Exeter, EX4 4SN - Telephone 01392 411434