Monthly Archives: July 2018

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Ten Classic Ceroc & Modern Jive Tracks – Volume 2

By | July 31st, 2018|My Favourite Tracks|

How about Volume 2 Paul A recent post, where I compiled a list of ten Ceroc and Modern Jive Classics, has proved to be one of the most read articles this year.  The list received a lot of positive comments on Facebook and a lot of agreement about the classic ranking of the tracks I'd [...]

Ceroc Addiction: Perton Civic Centre, Wolverhampton

By | July 26th, 2018|Freestyle Reviews|

Time for a shorter Road Trip This year myself and Tel have been doing some very long distance dance road trips.  For one night of dancing we did a 600 mile round trip to a Ceroc Glasgow party night, and last weekend we clocked up two hundred and fifty miles going to Ceroc Surrey's Woking freestyle.  It was [...]

Ceroc Surrey: HG Wells Centre, Woking

By | July 21st, 2018|Freestyle Reviews|

A chance to go to a Premier venue It seems my second home is now Surrey.  I've always come down regularly to see my best mate Neil,  who lives in Walton on Thames, and my eldest daughter who lives in Shepperton, but my visits have increased since the arrival of my first grandchild. Each time [...]

Ceroc Evolution: River Thames dance cruise from Greenwich

By | July 19th, 2018|Tea Dances|

Steve's always looking for new venues Since bringing his franchise under the Ceroc Evolution banner Steve Thomas and his team have been constantly looking for new and exciting venues for their freestyles.  The boldest is the end of the year O2 freestyle, that goes on until five in the morning, and the one I'm really looking forward to [...]

Ten Classic Ceroc & Modern Jive Tracks

By | July 15th, 2018|My Favourite Tracks|

How about a Top Ten Classics List I’m often asked to come up with a list of Ceroc and Modern Jive classics.  Of course there are hundreds of great tracks we dance to, but I’ve come up with a Top Ten list that I hope will get some approval. My criteria for choosing a track are that I [...]

A smile for Jennie, Heron’s Bonsai, Lingfield Surrey

By | July 14th, 2018|Tea Dances|

For details of the Tea Dance image see the acknowledgement below The Tea Dance Tour throws up some wonderful stories I sensed that the Tea Dance tour would be different from going to a series of Friday or Saturday night freestyles, and so it has proved, and it has thrown up some heart warming stories. [...]

Ceroc Escape: The SILC Zone at Southport

By | July 8th, 2018|SILC and Blues, Tea Dances, Weekenders|

For details of the Tea Dance image see the acknowledgement below Is Southport's SILC Zone a Tea Dance? Surely not! The stops on the Tea Dance Tour have one thing in common.  They all take place on a Sunday, and there is 24 hours of Sunday dancing in the SILC Zone.  Another feature of the Tea [...]