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Well, here we are on New Year’s Eve!

Thank you all for all the Christmas Cards, gifts and well wishes received during the few weeks leading up to the Christmas break. And for all the birthday wishes I received too! I can’t thank you enough for all the support you have given us over the year 💗 Are you ready to get back dancing and work off all that Turkey and Christmas Pudding? First-class back on Tuesday 3rd, at Exeter Countess Wear. Tuesday’s at Exeter, Countess Wear Village Hall Beginners: 7 pm to 7:50 pm Wednesdays at Honiton, BeeHive, Beginners: 7 pm to 7:50 pm, Improver/Intermediates 8 pm to 8:55 pm Mondays at Colyford Memorial Hall, Beginners: 7 pm to 7:50 pm, Improvers: 8 pm – 8:55 pm. If anyone would like to try line dancing, please come along and join us. It’s great exercise and a lovely way to meet new friends. For more information, check out our website. We have our Annual Dinner and Dance coming up in March. The menu will be available in class soon.  We both would like to wish you all a Very Happy and  Peaceful New Year. Look after yourselves and most of all take care. See you all in 2023 … Continued


October 22 Update

Hello Everyone, Hoping you are all keeping safe and well. Since my last post in June (when it seemed more like winter) later we enjoyed hot sunny days but with the clocks changing and the darker evenings drawing in, that all seems a distant past. Good job we have our dancing to keep us energised. Sending out a warm welcome to all our new members who have recently joined, it’s great to have you on board. Spread the word! It’s a fantastic way to meet new friends, keep fit and forget the troubles of the outside world. Please check out the Classes / Events page, double-click on the event for more information which includes the venue address together with a map❗ Here are the most recent dances taught: We have a Christmas (yes it’s nearly here) Social next month on the 11th December 2022 HONITON Mackarness Hall High Street Honiton Devon EX14 1PG Sunday Afternoon Tea Dance 2.00 pm—5.30 pm £6 Entry Fee  Bring and Share Tea and Coffee will be available So do come along, and remember your pen/pencil for one of Chris’ megga quizzes 😁 DJ Feed will be open soon, for all your dance request, will pop … Continued


Uplyme Summer Flower & Produce Fair

Hello Everyone,  Well, the end of June felt more like winter here in Devon hopefully July will be a warmer one 😎 We are off to the “Uplyme Summer Flower & Produce Fair” this  Saturday coming the 9th of July. We will be giving a short demo at 4 pm so do come along and give us your support, and who knows you may grab a bargain on one of the stalls at the same time. It is looking to be a good time this year after the lockdown of the previous years 😀  All the dances I have taught so far are on the dances page and the most recent are listed below.  We would like to welcome all our new members who joined us recently. Like I said in the previous post, stick with it, can take time to feel comfortable with the steps and the line dance jargon – coaster, shuffle, pivots to name a few – but you will get there, trust me ? Please do remember to check out the Classes / Events pages, double click on the event this will give you more information including the venue address together with the map! Here are … Continued


Dance Update!

Hello Everyone,  Here we are in May already, time goes so fast when you’re having fun ?  All the dances I have taught so far are on the dances page and we love them all.  We would like to welcome all our new members who have recently joined us. Stick with it, can take time to feel comfortable with the steps and the line dance jargon – coaster, shuffle, pivots to name a few – but you will get there, trust me ? Please do remember to check out the Classes / Events pages, double click on the event this will give you more information including the venue address together with the map! Here are the latest new dances taught: Beginner Dances Love Grows Fun In The Sun Blue Moon Toot Toot I’m On My Way Shivers AB EZPZ Beginner/Improver Reunited The Older I Get Improver Dances EMF (Excuse My French) Sweet Release Sundown Swing Raised Like That Above And Beyond Dance Without A Partner Intermediate Dances Danger Twins – Intermediate How About That- Intermediate In Heaven –  Intermediate Take Care Everyone Look forward to seeing you all on the dance floor soon ? Marina and Chris x


Annual Dinner And Dance 26 March 2022

Hello Everybody Well here we are into April already, seems like only yesterday we were dancing away at Lakeview for our 12th Annual Dinner and Dance. Thank you to everyone that came and joined us. Everyone stood for grace, which Chris delivered in his very own way lol! Once the meal was over, which was absolutely scrumptious we started dancing see the playlist below. Jo’s table won the quiz which ended with a tie break. And the best-dressed Bling went to Linda and Jenny who had gone all out for it, excellent fun well done. Many thanks again for your support, it was a truly lovely day and so nice to see everyone having a good time together. Next year is all booked, so we can do it all again in 2023!  Take Care Happy Dancing Marina & Chris x Playlist for the day Codigo Love You Cha Take Me Away Kingdom Come Whiskey Bridges Fields Of Athenry Shivers Shivers (AB) Dance Without A Partner Crimson Blue I’m On My Way Cold Heart My Pretty Belinda The Long Way Home Rockin’ The Wagon Wheel Wagon Wheel Rock Caribbean Pearl Sundown Swing Danger Twins Lonesome Sweet Release Reunited The Older I … Continued


Dance Request Now Closed.

Our Annual Dinner and Dance Saturday 26th will soon be here ? The DJ Feed is now closed. We will do our best to play as many of your requests as we can on the day.  Thank you for your continued support look forward to seeing you all soon, The theme for the day is “BLING”  Take care Marina & Chris x


Sunday Social Coming Up!

As you all know by now we have a social coming up Click on the following link to add your request  HERE HONITON Mackarness Hall High Street Honiton Devon EX14 1PG  12th December 2021 Sunday Afternoon Tea Dance 2.00pm—5.30pm £6 Entry Fee  Bring Your Own Nibbles & Cup Tea and Coffee Available


Class Update

We have had a great response with members old and new joining us since we restarted back in June. The thought of lock-down being lifted this month, will hopefully give others a little more confidence to return to normal and enjoy life to the full again. Still following the guidance of hands, face and space, we would like this to be kept in mind in order to keep everyone safe and well moving forward as lockdown eases. Bookings are still being taken until we know more of what the new rules will be, so please do get in touch and let me if you would like to come along. Dances Taught Beginners Never Be Anyone Else But You by Yvonne Anderson Thangs by Norman Gifford Love Ain’t by Darren Bailey Toot Toot by Linda Burgess High End Beginners Great Unknown by Maggie Gallagher Weekend Vibes by Karl-Harry Winson and Jamie Barnfield Do What You Can by Ole Jacobson and Nina K Crazy Night’s Of Dublin Town by Bob Francis (farmer bob) Improvers Where! By Silvia Schill Never Stop Believing by Bob Francis (farmer bob) Redwood Tree by Bob Francis (farmer bob) Highend Improvers Fields Of Athenry by Gary O’Reilly and … Continued


Classes are back 1st June!

We are returning to classes Tuesday 1st June 2021. Booking is essential while restrictions are still in place.When arriving at class please be sure you are wearing a facemask. We will be requiring a 15-minute break between and at the end of each session to sanitise all touch surfaces to ensure everyone’s safety using the halls. We are very much looking forward to getting back and dancing with everyone.So if you want to come along and join us please email or text or call me to book. Check the events pages where you will find the venues, level, dates and times for each class. For now, take careAnd look forward to seeing you on the dance floor! Look forward to seeing you all soon, stay safe Marina and Chris x


Virtual Class Update

Happy Easter, Hope you are making the most of the sunny weather, and maybe an Easter Egg or two to enjoy over the weekend.?? The roadmap back to normality from the Government Website says we may be able to get back to classes from May 17th 2021. We are looking at the first week in June to restart our classes and will update the news nearer the time with a definite date.? We have enjoyed our virtual classes very much, hopefully, you did too, keeping you amused and connected with your line dance friends during these tough times. With lockdown being relaxed in the UK, and being allowed to meet outside with family and friends we thought it would be a good time to take a break from virtual.?‍♀️ Here is a list of the dances over the last three weeks:- Sangria Sun – Tina ArgyleRocket To The Sun – Maddison GloverAlmost Always – Heather BartonThangs – Norman GiffordGreat Unknown – Maggie GWeekend Vibes – Karl Harry Winson and Jamie BarnfieldJersey Boys – Gary LaffertyDo What You Can – Ole JacobsonNever Stop Believing – Bob FrancisBring On The Good Times – Gary O’ ReillyThe Captain – Joshua TalbotDarling Won’t You … Continued