Monthly Archives: June 2018

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The Spirit of Southport June 2018 in Ten Top Tracks

By | June 27th, 2018|My Favourite Tracks, Weekenders|

The Spirit of Southport lies in the music If you had to describe Ceroc's Southport Weekender to someone who had no idea what even Ceroc was, where would you start.  You'd probably begin by telling them that it involved round the clock dancing - it starts at three on Friday afternoon and doesn't stop until [...]

Ceroc Groove: SILC on Sunday at Bromsgrove

By | June 25th, 2018|Tea Dances|

For details of the Tea Dance image see the acknowledgement below I return to the place my chilled dance journey started It was almost four years ago that I last visited the Ceroc Groove Sunday session at The Lickey End Social Club in Bromsgrove, South West of Birmingham.  It was not one of my better [...]

My Favourite Track 14: Real Love – Drizabone

By | June 20th, 2018|My Favourite Tracks|

I'm often asked to name some of my favourite tracks.  Of course there are hundreds of great tracks we dance to, but I've come up with a list that I hope will get some approval.  My criteria for choosing a track are: that I must have heard it in at least three different venues, and [...]

Southport Weekender – Caine & Danni’s Switches Class

By | June 16th, 2018|Classes and Workshops, Weekenders|

I want to dance in a Slotted style Regular reaches of my blog will know of my desire to be able to dance in the more modern slotted style, in addition to my traditional rotational style.  I've nothing against the rotational style of dancing - I know that most of us dance in that way, but [...]

Fresh Weekender: Sunday Afternoon Chill-out

By | June 14th, 2018|Tea Dances, Weekenders|

For details of the Tea Dance image see the acknowledgement below I time travel back in time to Perth This Sunday dancing at Ceroc Perth's Fresh Weekender, actually took place even before I had the idea of going on my Tea Dance Tour.  However, I've included it in this series of reviews because I realised that [...]

Searching for the Spirit of Ceroc’s Southport Weekender

By | June 12th, 2018|Articles, Weekenders|

Time to get writing again I'm just about recovered from another great Southport Weekender and it's time to think about writing some reviews.  Because of all the other writing projects I'm currently working on, sadly I'll only be doing a couple of pieces on Southport. The first is a review of one of lessons I attended [...]

Ceroc Southport Weekender – A Boudoir music taster

By | June 6th, 2018|Articles, Music Reviews, Weekenders|

Paul, don't forget The Boudoir I guarantee you that, when it comes to picking my Top Ten Southport highlights the Thunderball Room always dominate.  There are always references to the intense club like vibe on the floor, and I can't stop myself using the phrase 'The DJ set the floor on fire'. There are plugs for [...]

Ceroc Beds & Bucks: Afternoon Delight at Northchurch

By | June 5th, 2018|Freestyle Reviews, Tea Dances|

For details of the Tea Dance image see the acknowledgement below It's the second leg of The Tea Dance Tour I'm in my car driving down the motorway.  The air con is on full blast, but it's struggling.  Outside its 26 degrees and it's getting warmer as I travel south on the second leg of my [...]

Southport Ceroc Weekender: Your 10 Must-do List

By | June 1st, 2018|Articles, Weekenders|

We all have our own Southport Must-do List Anyone who's been to a Ceroc Southport Weekender will know that there's so much on offer, and you soon learn you can't do it all.  So when the programme is published on line many people start to make a to-do list.  Even this has to get slimmed down, [...]