5th Dec 2015, Maplewood, caller Rhodri Davies
23rd Jan 2016, Tumbling Tom, callers Fiona Rigg and Les Ord
27th Feb 2016, Pendle Hill Mob, caller Peter Bearon
19th Mar 2016, Mouse’s Nest, caller Michelle Holding
23rd Apr 2016, Monkey Box, caller Baz Parkes
Oct 25: Shropshire Heroes, caller Dave Ball
Interval spot from Poynton Jemmers
Dec 06: All Blacked Up, caller Baz Parkes
Jan 31: Time Bandits, caller Lisa Heywood
Feb 28: Boldwood, caller Hannah Bright
Mar 28: Liam Robinson Dance Band, caller Liam Robinson
Apr 25: (daytime) Callers’ Workshop with Martyn Harvey and Dave Ball
Apr 25: Albireo, caller Martyn Harvey
Oct 26: Mouse’s Nest, caller Michelle Holding
An interesting mixture of English, Irish, Scottish and French tunes, carefully chosen for listening and dancing.
Dec 7: Union Street Band, caller Roger Downing
A lively, enthusiastic Lancashire based band.
Jan 25 daytime: Callers’ workshops with Martyn Harvey and Rhodri Davies
Jan 25: Albireo, caller Martyn Harvey
From lumpy English polkas to Playford with a twist.
Feb 22: Hérétique, caller Peter Crowther
Fresh and innovative music based on foot-stomping traditional dance tunes and sensational songs from all over Europe, interlacing elements of jazz, classical music and furtive references to popular culture.
Mar 22: Vertical Expression, caller Andrew Swaine
Probably the UK’s most high-energy contra dance band, Vertical Expression is what happens when you take two English ceilidh musicians on fiddle and melodeon and put them with a guitar and double bass rhythm section with a love of bluegrass and gypsy jazz…
Apr 26: Cock and Bull, caller Peter Bearon
After 30 years experience on the professional folk scene, The Cock & Bull Band are widely recognised as one of the top ceilidh and barn dance bands on the circuit.