Coming Events & News

Student Classes to Continue

posted 6 Jul 2017, 09:32 by Stephen Pearson   [ updated 6 Jul 2017, 09:32 ]

Suzanne has announced her intention to carry on with the one hour student classes on Wednesday nights at 7 pm into the summer recess.  the last session will be on the 16th August with class resuming for the autumn term on the 6th September.

She has been very happy to point out that she is very pleased with how well the group have taken to cha and the progress made.

New Halloween Line Up

posted 15 Aug 2016, 01:17 by Stephen Pearson   [ updated 15 Aug 2016, 01:22 ]

Whirl & Twirl RDC are proud to announce and support the new line-up for the Halloween Dance. Suzanne & Stephen will be cueing the dance and doing the workshop in the afternoon.

The dance is on the 29th October at the Barrow Village Hall and begins with the workshop at 3pm and is followed by the evening dance at 7.30pm.

We would like to invite you all to come and join us for what will be a fun evening.

For tickets and prices please click on the poster image.

Club Dates 2016

posted 26 Oct 2015, 05:21 by Stephen Pearson   [ updated 26 Oct 2015, 05:21 ]

The club dates for Barrow & Cottenham are now available for your 2016 Diary. Click on the image to access the Calender. If you have a google calender you can download them straight to it.

So get organised and plan ahead, no excuse now.

There is also a link to the Round Dance Council UK round dance schedule and the unofficial UK Square & Round dance dates.

Embracing Squares

posted 17 Jun 2015, 01:52 by Stephen Pearson   [ updated 4 Jul 2015, 03:57 ]

Modern Square Dancing is 'Friendship set to Music'.  Whirl & Twirl continues to support the link between Round Dancing & Square Dancing.

Club Members currently support many local clubs and serve on the committees of the Square Dance Callers Club SDCCGB, the Association of Square Dance Clubs BAASDC and the GSI.

The next event out of the bag is rather special, it is a '
WINTER EXTRAVAGANZA in aid of PROSTATE CANCER UK on the 16th January 2016 in Hemel Hemstead.  All Callers & Cuers have given their time for free and the cost of the hall has been donated.  So every penny made will go to charity.  More details to follow shortly.

UK Rounds Festival

posted 22 May 2015, 23:34 by Stephen Pearson   [ updated 17 Jun 2015, 01:32 ]

We are almost set for this years festival which has a very European feel to it.  Matt & Sue spent their 25th wedding anniversary tou
ring western Europe after a weeks dancing in Cham.  Judi and Michael have just returned from a very successful annual 45th European Round Dance Convention in Russelsheim.   Christian and Nicole are both finishing their preparations for the journey over from Germany.

If you have not booked yet now might be your last chance to avoid any disappointment. Pop on over to the Festival Page.

Collect Our Badges

posted 6 Jan 2015, 19:45 by Stephen Pearson   [ updated 19 Sept 2015, 08:49 ]

To show your support for the club you can now collect our very own badges. They are available on Facebook, please request a tag. 

We hope to design a number of different images over the next few months, to promote round dancing. Some of which will be very exclusive and very collectible.  You will soon be able to download them via the website.

Android App

posted 8 Oct 2014, 16:44 by Matt Baldry   [ updated 8 Oct 2014, 16:44 ]
We are presently trying out this android app for smart phones.  We would very much like your feedback.

With this App you can get instant access to details on what the Round Dance Club Whirl & Twirl has planned in the world of dance.  Just select an Icon and be rewarded with information at your fingertips.

Remember the use of fingertip devices while dancing is strictly forbidden, it is not cool.

GSI Golden Dance

posted 13 Jun 2014, 14:34 by Stephen Pearson   [ updated 13 Jun 2014, 14:43 ]

Whirl and Twirl and Telemarks RDC have joined forces to bring you on the 25th April 2015 a GSI Golden Ticket Dance featuring Kevin Evans (calling squares) and Teresa Hart (cueing rounds).

What makes this dance even more special is that it will be the final time Kevin will be calling Squares before he retires from calling.

We are expecting huge interest so please book your tickets early.

Details are on the poster, or website and tickets can also be purchased on the website using PayPal

Autumn Fool Fancy Dress Dance

posted 12 Apr 2014, 07:23 by Stephen Pearson   [ updated 12 Apr 2014, 08:14 ]

We are pleased to announce our first Autumn Fool Dance on Saturday 8th November following on from the success of the Halloween dances. A workshop will be held from 3pm till 5pm at the cost of £3. The dance begins at 7.30pm at the cost of £5 with optional fancy dress. The workshop and dance are £7.

Square Dance Plus Weekend

posted 8 Feb 2014, 14:25 by Stephen Pearson   [ updated 22 Mar 2014, 10:57 ]

Whirl and Twirl supports the links between Rounds and Squares.  As part of that BAASDC it wishes to hold a Beginners/Refreshers Plus weekend for anyone who dances Mainstream. The weekend starts on the 28th March for more details click on the image or the itinerary below.

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