Forthcoming Meets

Stewards’ Contact Details for more information

If you have any questions about any specific meet, you should contact the named stewards.  However, as this is a public web-site, we do not publish their names or contact details here.

Camping and Caravanning Club members can find these details in the Club magazine or online in the “Out and About” section.  The information is also included in the Folk Dance and Song Group Newsletter.

If you cannot find the details or you are not a Camping and Caravanning Club member, please contact the chairman or secretary for information (details on the Contacts page).

You must be a member of the Camping and Caravanning Club to attend these meets – but you do not need to be a member of the Folk Dance and Song Group

Fees Camping North Central Area fees are currently £10 per unit per night for two adults (to include camping, use of hall and dances) with reductions for single person units, unless otherwise stated. These charges do not apply to THSs.

CCY and children under 18 years of age, no charge.

Dancing: £3.00 per visitor.

Note: Meets start at 2 pm unless otherwise stated.

Details of meets will be posted here as they become available.  For a full list of 2019 Meets, please refer to the 2019 Calendar.

Aug 23rd – 27th   WELLINGORE Village Hall, Lincolnshire                     MR. 121/983569

Postcode LN5 0JA.  4 nights.  Craft Weekend.  From Lincoln take A607 signposted Welbourne and Wellingore.  Continue to Wellingore.  * In village turn west onto Barnes Lane signposted Recreation Ground.  Turn right between houses to recreation ground car park.  From Newark take A17 East and take slip road to Leadenham village.  At traffic-lights turn left onto A607 and head north for 8 miles.  Continue from * above.  Located in village on grassy level site with hardstanding.  Hall available Friday pm to Tuesday midday.  Local pub with beer garden.  Nice local walks. This could be your chance for a Lincoln City Adventure!  The area is steeped in history (visit the museums), for not only were the Romans there but so were the R.A.F. in World War Two.  Why not jump on the bus, bus stop close to the hall (use your pass – if you’ve got one!), and visit the superb local shops, cathedral or markets during this extended weekend.

Stewards: Brian & Marlene. Contact details on ‘Contacts’ page

Sep 6th – 10th   Little Dunstal Farm, ABBOTS BROMLEY,                       MR. 128/073259

Staffordshire.  Postcode WS15 3EP.  4 nights.  Horn Dance Meet.  Take A50 to Uttoxeter, take A518 signed Stafford, at Plough take B5013 signed Abbotts Bromley ,approximately 6 miles, approximately 1 mile before Abbotts Bromley turn Left, site on Left.  See Signs. We are pleased that we have been invited to return to Little Dunstal Farm (our original site) to join the Froggatt family for the celebrations/garden party with dancing on the lawn.  The Horn Dancers will visit and dance at the farm on Monday.  Hall – Saturday and Sunday evenings.  We will be doing a ‘guess who the ‘relation’ belongs to?’, so please bring along photos of anybody we can connect with you, e.g. your mum, dad, brother, sister etc.

Stewards: Jane & Richard. Contact details on ‘Contacts’ page

Sep 20th – 22nd   Greenacres, Fradley Lane, FRADLEY, Lichfield,  Staffs   MR. 128/160133

Postcode WS13 8PD.  On A38 towards Burton from Lichfield at first sign for Fradley turn left (not Industrial Estate). then at T-junc. turn right. Site on left within 750 yds The Coventry Canal runs through the village and merges with the Trent and Mersey Canal at nearby Fradley Junction so plenty of walking. Also Buses to Burton or Lichfield close to National Memorial Arboretum. Hall – Friday and Saturday evenings. Stewards – Pat and Paul. Contact details on ‘Contacts’ page

Sep 26th – 1st Oct   Camerton Village Hall, CAMERTON                           MR. 172/679585

Postcode BA2 0NL.  Folk Group Autumn Gather

Oct 11th – 13th   FULFORD Village Hall, Fulford Road,                          MR. 127/953377

Stoke-on-Trent.  – Cancelled.

Oct 25th – 27th   Chads Nature Study Centre, HANDSACRE,                   MR. 128/103168

Armitage, Near Rugeley.  Postcode WS15 4ED.  Halloween Meet.  From Rugeley take A513 East.  Through Armitage and Handsacre.  Cross canal next to Crown Inn. Turn right at next main junction (staying on A513). Site on right, in approximately 0.8 miles. From Kings Bromley take A515 south.  In 0.4 miles (at end of village), turn right on A513.  Site on Left, in 1.0 miles (obscured entrance; look for NCFG signs). This meet is limited to 20 units, so please book in advance.  The hall is available all weekend and is one of the cosiest halls we use. Hall available all weekend for crafts, games and music.  There will be a party atmosphere with a Halloween theme.  Do come decked out in your scary costumes and we’ll see who we can recognise. A fish and chip supper can be pre-ordered for the Saturday tea time – please bring a pudding.

Stewards: Pat and Paul – To book, use email address on contacts page or phone numbers from Folk Group newsletter.

Nov 15th – 17th   Village Hall, Cobbs Lane, HOUGH, Nr Crewe.                MR. 118/715530

Postcode CW2 5GZ.  From Stoke take A500 north towards Nantwich, at junction with A531, follow A531 to next roundabout take 2nd exit Newcastle road, after railway bridge take 1st Left into Cobbs Lane, site on Left in 12 miles.  This is a central area for cycling and walking.  It is on bus route 39 – Crewe-Hough-Nantwich.  We look forward to welcome you all for a fantastic weekend with friends, music and natter!  Bring your knitting/craft ideas, your dancing shoes and musical instruments.  Hall available all weekend.  Through the parish runs the National Cycle network (route 70) and also two major public footpaths – the South Cheshire Way (N-S) and the Crewe and Nantwich Circular walk (E-W).