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6 DECEMBER 2015 - ADLINGTON COMMUNITY CENTRE

Dancing fun
Dancing Fun
Playing a Game
Judith organised a game trying to match cards

8-11 OCTOBER 2015 - FARMER PARRS, FLEETWOOD

Buffet
Buffet supplied by members
Buffet Time
Making our selection to dine on
Coffee Time
We were able to have coffee outside one morning when the hall wasn't available





This was our last meet of the season and was well attended. We had three dances and on Saturday we had a Jacob's Join tea and got a lovely selection of food. Some people took the opportunity of seeing Blackpool Illuminations and the bus outside was very handy for going into the centre of Fleetwood.

We have four Winter socials to look forward to until we start our camping season in March.

17-22 SEPTEMBER 2015 - COCKSHUTT MILLENIUM HALL

Caravans
Large flat field with hard standing available
Dancing
Lots of dancing each evening
Band Workshop
Band Workshop each morning
Band and Caller
Bob Waddell calling with the band
Brewtime 
Bob brewed up two, sometimes three times a day
 Brewtime
Can just about see Bob in the kitchen

20 AUGUST 2015 - 1 SEPTEMBER 2015 - ST CUTHBERT'S SCHOOL, HALSALL

Dancing
Dancing Fun
Crocheting
Learning how to crochet
Youngest Callers
Ella and Imogen - our youngest callers
Band
Band Workshops in the morning and playing for dancing second half of the evening

21-26 JULY 2015 - GARGRAVE FOOTBALL CLUB

Dancing fun
Fred calling for dancing
Keith led a nice walk
Keith led a very nice walk round Malham
Coffee Morning in the sun
First time in ten days we could sit in the sun for coffee morning
Fish and Chip Tea
Fish and Chip Tea followed by strawberries and cream

16-21 JULY 2015 - THORNBROOK BARN, THORNTON-IN-LONSDALE

Band played for dancing
Judith called for dancing with Will & Chris leading the band
Caravan View
Nice views and could walk into Ingleton but a bumpy site
Lovely walk at Ingleton Falls
Lovely walk round Ingleton Falls
Dancing Fun
Dancing fun

2-6 JULY 2015- PARK FOLD FARM, BRADSHAW

Walk led by Tony
Tony led a walk from the site
Relaxing by the Reservoir
Relaxing at Jumbles Reservoir after a walk
Dancing time
Dancing fun
Coffee Time
Get together - lovely views

18-22 JUNE 2015 - BELMONT HALL, GREAT BUDWORTH

Photo across the mere
Lovely view of the caravans across the mere
Boules Competition
Judith organised a boules competition
Coffee morning in the tent
Bob the brew in the photo again Too cold to sit on field for coffee morning
Judith calling for dancing
Judith called for dancing

26-31 MAY 2015- STATION CAMPSITE CARROG

Coffee Morning
Coffee Morning
Evening in the Tent
Evening Get Together in the Tent
The Band
The Band led by Andrea
View from caravan
The view from our caravan window
Members at the social 
Members at the Social
 Members at the Social
More Members

21-26 MAY 2015- FOUR WINDS CARAVAN SITE, PRESTATYN

Caravans
Caravans and our social tent
David & Andrea
David & Andrea singing-Jenny needed her blanket - it was cold in the tent
The Band
Fred calling with the Band
Trevor and Ann
Trevor and Ann sang a duet, Bob working in the kitchen
Many hands make light work 
Taking down the two tents
 Tent Down
Many hands make light work

30TH APRIL-5TH MAY 2015 - CHELFORD PARISH HALL

Walk
Keith led a nice walk
Maypole Dancing
Judith organised Maypole dancing
Buffet
Buffet supplied by members
Time for Cakes
Time now for cakes
Cheese and Wine 
Yet more food - cheese and wine bring and share
 Bob and the Band
Bob calling with the Band led by Jim

16-19 APRIL 2015- KIRKLAND AND CATTERALL MEMORIAL HALL

AGM- Kirkland
Our VIPs! Bob, Fred and Liz. Bob standing in for Ray
Members
Members waiting for the AGM to start
Band
Jim led a band with Will, Chris, Lynne & Harold-Liz MC-Judith Caller
Keith's Walk
Keith led a pleasant seven mile walk

12 MARCH-15 MARCH 2015 - LYDIATE PARISH HALL

Steve-Maz-Lynn
Steven and Maz played for dancing-Lynn called
Dancing
Oh well, not a great photo but I wanted to include two

22 FEBRUARY 2015 - SAMLESBURY MEMORIAL HALL

Dancing
Getting exercise dancing
Will and Chris
Will and Chris entertained us
Members
Members
More Members
More Members

2ND NOVEMBER 2014 - ADLINGTON COMMUNITY CENTRE

Nice Buffet
Nice Buffet supplied by members
Dancing Fun
Judith calling for dancing
Youngest Dancer
Our youngest dancer - Lewis
Skiffle
Molly led a Skiffle Session

19 OCTOBER 2014- WALK FROM AVENHAM PARK, PRESTON

Walk from Avenham Park




Keith led a walk starting from Avenham Park, Preston on a day where rain had been forecast by lunchtime. Fortunately it kept dry and the sun even came out. Although we were never really very far away from busy roads and the Town Centre we certainly weren't aware of that while walking through various woods. We also had a walk round Miller Park which adjoins Avenham Park.

2-5 OCTOBER 2014- COTTON ARMS, WRENBURY

Walk at Wrenbury
Keith led a walk along the canal and through fields with lots of cows
Lots of Cows in Field
Never seen so many cows in the fields
Hotpot and Apple Pie
Enjoying the hotpot and apple pie
Enjoying the hotpot
More people enjoying the meal
Enjoying the dance 
Pam called for dancing
 Cotton Arms 5
The Cotton Arms 5 - Ann, Fred, Molly, Gwen, David

11-14 SEPTEMBER 2014- BLACKPOOL CRICKET CLUB

Caravan View
Caravans overlooking the cricket pitch
Coffee morning
Coffee morning

22 JULY - 27 JULY 2014 - KIRKBY LONSDALE RUGBY CLUB

Coffee Time
Finding shade for coffee time
Lunch in the shade
Finding shade for lunch stop on walk
Band
Elaine led the band-others joined them later
Boules Competition Winners
Boules Competition Finalists - Winners in the middle
Coffee Morning 
Another coffee morning in the shade
 Dancing to the Band
Dancing to the Band
Bridge at Kirkby Lonsdale 
Devil's Bridge
Caravan View
Nice flat field with good views and easy walk to village

17 JULY - 22 JULY 2014- NOOK FARM, SHAP

Caravans at Shap
Lovely views from all round the site
Coffee Time
Coffee Time
Molly and Choir
Molly and 'the Choir'
Quiz Time with John
Quiz time with John Warin
Walk 
Geoff led a walk
Shap Abbey
English Heritage Shap Abbey was a short walk away
Walk near Orton 
Keith led a walk from Wet Sleddale Reservoir
 Walk in the rain
This is actually the same walk - definitely wet now!

4 JULY - 7 JULY 2014 - WELL 'i' HOLE FARM, GREENFIELD

Caravan View
View of our caravans
Lunch at David & Chris's house
Lunch at David and Chris's House eating Scones and Cakes
Lovely walk
Lovely area for a walk led by David Scholes
Members
Members at the dance
Members 
More members at the dance
 Members
A few more

19 JUNE - 23 JUNE 2014 - BROCKLEHEAD FARM, DARWEN

Boules Competition
Judith organised a Boules Competition
Boules Finalists
Boules Finalists - Geoff, Keith, Maureen, David - Geoff & Keith won
Coffee Time
Nice to have coffee mornings in the sunshine
Walk round Sunnyhurst Wood
Keith lead a lovely walk round Sunnyhurst Woods

27 MAY - 1 JUNE 2014- THE MEADOWS RALLY PARK, ROSSETT

Rossett Choir
The Rossett Choir!
New caller Bob
Our new caller Bob
Dancing
Mary calling for dancing
Music Workshop
Music Workshop

22-27 MAY 2014 - BATHAFARN HALL, RUTHIN

Coffee morning
Coffee morning showing our new tents fixed together
Evening in the tent
Evening get together in the tent
Walk at Ruthin 
Keith led a walk from Ruthin
 Lovely view
Lovely walking area

17-22 MAY 2014 - PYLLAU FARM, TAL Y BONT

Caravan View
View of caravans whilst on a walk
Caravans
Nice views from the site
Balcony of Pub
Lunch on pub balcony but the pub was closed!
Walk across the bridge
Lovely area for walking
Relaxing in the lounge 
Relaxing in the farm lounge
John and Marlene 
John and Marlene entertained us

1 - 6 MAY 2014 - CHELFORD VILLAGE HALL

Walk
Keith led a 5 mile walk and found picnic tables
Band led by Elaine
We had ten in the band, some are hiding
Allan & Maureen Spurr
Allan and Maureen Spurr at the Table Top Sale
Jacob's Join
A lovely spread at our Jacob's Join
Eric and friends 
Eric, Errol, Fred and Andrea sang in the interval
 Maypole Dancing
Judith organised Maypole dancing
Irene - MC 
Irene, our new Committee member was MC for the first time
 Cheese and Wine
We had a lot of variety at our Cheese and Wine Bring and Share

NATIONAL EASTER MEET 16TH - 21ST APRIL 2014 ORGANISED BY THE MIDLAND AREA
NEXT YEAR IT WILL BE HELD IN SAWSTON, CAMBRIDGESHIRE ORGANISED BY HOME COUNTIES AREA

Just a couple of photos taken at Easter

Jeff Calling
Jeff Hoyle called for dancing each morning
Patchwork
Margaret Sudlow ran a Patchwork Workshop

27-30 MARCH 2014 - BURSCOUGH CRICKET CLUB

Walk at Burscough
Nan led a 5 mile walk
Members
Having a chat
Members
Tea time
Members
South Lancs DA Visitors
Members 
Chat and a cup of tea or coffee
 Dancing Fun
Richard Doyle called for dancing

14-16 MARCH 2014 - CRANAGE VILLAGE HALL

AGM
Liz, Bob, Molly, Tom- Bob chaired for the first time as Chairman away
AGM members
Having a break from the AGM for refreshments
Five mile walk
Geoff led a 5 mile walk
Ann and David
Ann and David Chamberlayne
Tony and the Band 
Tony Sudlow calling with Molly, Jim and David
 Dancing at Cranage
Enjoying the dancing or having a chat

23RD FEBRUARY 2014 - SAMLESBURY MEMORIAL HALL

Dancing
Enjoying the dancing
Dancing
Dancing is a good way of getting exercise for body and brain!
Dancing
John Warin and Doris Hay waving
Buffet
Getting the buffet ready - hot foods still in the oven

19TH JANUARY 2014 - SAMLESBURY MEMORIAL HALL

The Band and Caller
Judith Veevers called to the band led by Elaine
Dancing Fun
Lots of enjoyable dancing with a variety of callers

1ST DECEMBER 2013- ADLINGTON COMMUNITY CENTRE

Band
Jim led the Band - Barbara, Joan, Trevor, Errol, David, Andrea
Dancing
John, determined to get in the photo!

3 NOVEMBER 2013- ADLINGTON COMMUNITY CENTRE

Doreen calling
Our newest caller - Doreen Nunnerley
Doreen calling for dancing
Looks like they are marching!
Dancing
Tony calling for dancing
Eric playing his keyboard
Eric played some medleys on his keyboard

3-6 OCTOBER 2013 - SOCIAL CLUB, WHITTINGHAM

Band
John Warin called with the Band led by Elaine
Social
Nice Room in the Club for Socials
Social
A change to be able to have a drink from the bar
Walk
Keith led a 4 mile walk over 28 stiles and 10 bridges!

5-8 SEPTEMBER 2013- BRICKFIELD FARM, TARPORLEY

Dancing in the hall
Lovely hall for dancing
Doreen reciting a poem
Doreen Nunnerley reciting a poem-you may just be able to see her!
Walking in the corn fields
Walking through the corn fields
Coffee morning in the sun
Nice to have coffee in the sunshine

23-28 JULY 2013 - BAYCLIFF FARM, BAYCLIFF


Bathtime
Our youngest camper - Hayley's Baby
Coffee Morning
Coffee morning
Dancing
Dancing fun
Len Paddock
Len Paddock recited some of his poems
Nan's Domino Drive 
Nan organised a Domino Drive one evening
 Enjoyable Walk
Lovely walk with views over Morecambe Bay
Molly's ukulele pupils 
Molly teaching Doreen and Judith to play the ukulele
 Practising the ukuleles with Molly
Which is the better view?

18-23 JULY 2013 - DUDDON SPORTS CLUB, ASKAM-IN-FURNESS

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Nice to have coffee morning with the sun shining on us
Bowling Competition
Boules Competition
Jim's 60th Birthday Cake
Best photo I have ever taken - Jim's 60th Birthday Cake

Band
Jim led the band
 Jeff and Lynn Hoyle
Jeff and Lynn Hoyle entertained us
 Maureen Revill
Maureen Revill sang a couple of songs

4-8 JULY 2013 - STATION HOUSE NURSERIES, BURTON

Lunch at West Kirkby
Lunch before walk to Hilbre Island
Caravan View
Nice site - views over the estuary
Coffee Time
Coffee morning in the sunshine
Walk through the woods
Keith led a walk in and out of the woods
Clog Dance 
Roy doing a clog dance with Terry playing for him
 Boules Competetion
Taking the boules competition seriously!

13-17 JUNE 2013- LANSDOWNE CAMPING, HESKETH BANK

View of Caravans
Nice Flat Field
Fishing Pond
Fishing Pond
Doreen Nunnerley
Doreen Nunnerley recited some poems
Graham Newbrook
Graham Newbrook sang a couple of songs

28 MAY - 2ND JUNE 2013- COCKSHUTT MILLENNIUM HALL

View of Caravans
View of the Caravans
Sketch with Stan and Dorothy
Sketch with Stan and Dorothy
Walk from Cockshutt
Lunchtime on a lovely walk
Walk near Ellesmere
Geoff led a walk round Ellesmere
Kellett's Mens Choir 
Kellett's Mens Choir


Ladies Choir
Kellett's Ladies Choir

23-28 MAY - WELSH FRANKTON VILLAGE HALL

Ukelele Workshop
Molly teaching the Ukelele to Jenny, Doreen, Carol & Barbara
Playing the Ukeleles and Singing
Ukelele players entertain us at the social
David & Paul sang
David and Paul from North Central sang
Walk to Whittington
Keith led a walk to Whittington Castle
Coffee morning 
Coffee morning
 Coffee Morning
We managed two coffee mornings sitting in the sunshine

18-23 MAY 2013- UPTON MAGNA VILLAGE HALL


Coffee Morning
Coffee Morning
Dancing Fun
Keeping Fit Dancing
 Ukeleles
First outing for our Ukelele Beginners
 Walk at Long Mynnd

Lovely walk at Long Mynd
Walking
Keith led a nice walk



View of Site

View of the site showing the hall and tent we use for get togethers

2 - 7 MAY 2013 - CHELFORD VILLAGE HALL

Alderley Mill
Outside Alderley Mill on Keith's walk
George's Birthday

George Large's 90th Birthday Celebrations
Table Top Sale
Table Top Sale on Saturday morning
Maypole Dancing
Judith organised Maypole Dancing
Jeff and Lynn 
Jeff & Lynn Hoyle entertained us in front of the band
 Paul Mee Calling
Paul Mee called for dancing
Buffet 
Buffet tea on Saturday supplied by members
 Cheese and Wine
Cheese and Wine Bring and Share on Sunday evening

18-21 APRIL 2013 - LANGHO COMMUNITY CENTRE

View from site
Lovely view from the site
Band and Caller
Lynn Hoyle and the Band
Dancing Fun
Jeff Hoyle called for dancing
Robin Hood
Bill Smith and his Band of Merry Women
Nice Walk 
Geoff Errington led a lovely walk
Coffee Morning 
Coffee morning - Tom Lucas and his wife came for our AGM

7-10 MARCH 2013 - BOLTON INDIANS CLUB

Enjoying the Curry
Curry for tea - rather a spacious hall!
Curry night
Enjoying the Curry
Curry night
A few had chicken dinners instead of curry
Curry night
Bob looks like he is enjoying himself!
Dancing Fun 
Jeff Hoyle calling for dancing
 Albert Risely
Albert Risely sang with and without his guitar

16 DECEMBER 2012 - CHRISTMAS PARTY- SAMLESBURY MEMORIAL HALL

Dancing fun
Enjoying the Dancing
More Dancing Fun
Dancing exercises the body and the brain!
John Waring Calling
John Warin calling with the Band
Father Christmas
Father Christmas found time to visit

18 NOVEMBER - WINTER SOCIAL, ADLINGTON COMMUNITY CENTRE

Adlington Social in November



Jim Rogers led the band at the first social of the Winter season at Adlington in Lancashire and they were able to have a get together in the afternoon in a separate room while others danced. Liz Rogers was MC in the afternoon and Jeff Hoyle in the evening. We had a lovely buffet tea supplied by members.

28 OCTOBER 2012- YARROW VALLEY COUNTRY PARK WALK

Yarrow Valley Walk 6 "hardy " people, Bill Smith who led the walk, Margaret and Tony, Steven and Susan and Doris and Michael and not forgetting Molly the dog left the car park in rain and two and a half hours later returned still in the rain!! They found a dry spot for lunch in a barn. Molly spent a lot of the walk rummaging in the undergrowth after the wildlife, but they all felt sorry when she touched an electric fence with her nose and gave a good yelp!

11-14 OCTOBER 2012 - COTTON ARMS, WRENBURY

Band Workshop
Band Workshop
Craft Session with Maureen Revill
Maureen Revill's craft session
Dining on Hotpot
Dining on hotpot and apple pie and custard
The Golden Girls
The Golden Girls entertain us
Muddy Walk 
Trying to avoid the mud
 Lunchtime
Lunchtime Stop

13-18 SEPTEMBER 2012 - UKRAINIAN CENTRE, WESTON-ON-TRENT
50TH BIRTHDAY MEET OF THE FOLK GROUP

Birthday Cake
Birthday Cake

Birthday Cake-Bob Whitlock
We had two Birthday Cakes - photo of Bob Whitlock
Birthday celebration meal
Tender, tasty lamb shank meal followed by gateaux
North West Members
North West Members
 Barbara, Fred, Maureen
Barbara, Fred and Maureen
Joan and Katie
Joan Hunt and Katie Whitlock
   50 photos of the Birthday Meet are on Flickr at this link http://www.flickr.com/photos/87400270@N07/  

6-9 SEPTEMBER 2012 - GREAVES FARM, CABUS

Canal at Cabus
Nice to be able to have a stroll along the canal next to the site
Coffee Time
Coffee Morning - I forgot to take more photos!

24-29 JULY 2012 - SPITAL FARM, KENDAL

View from Site
Pleasant views from the site, apart from black clouds!
Kendal Walk
Geoff Errington led a walk to Kendal Castle
Fish and Chip Tea
Fish and Chip Tea
Dancing Fun
Jeff Hoyle calling for dancing

19-24 JULY 2012- JOHN RUSKIN SCHOOL, CONISTON

View from the site
Nice view from site
View of Caravans
View of the caravans and site
Coniston Walk
Geoff Errington led a nice walk to Tarn Hows
Band played for dancing
Jim led the band which played for dancing
Coffee morning in the sun 
Sunny morning for coffee with view of Coniston Old Man
 Walking


Walking at Walna Scar approaching Brown Pike

5-9 JULY 2012 - EDISFORD BRIDGE, CLITHEROE

Coffee Morning
Coffee Morning
Edisford Bridge Walk
Geoff & Nan led a lovely walk
Dancing Time
Judith Veevers called for dancing
Evening Get Together
Evening get together just before the storm
View of Pendle 
Lovely view of Pendle and Clitheroe Castle from the site
 Bill our steward
Bill, our steward pulling a car through the mud!!

21-25 JUNE 2012 - WELL'i' HOLE FARM, GREENFIELD

River at Greenfield


Only one photo this time as we had to abandon the meet on Friday because of a fast rising river as shown on the photo. When we arrived on Thursday you had to go right up to the river to be able to look down and see it but by the time we had packed up to go it was nearly over the top because of the very heavy rain there had been. It was very disappointing as the site is in a lovely area.

5 - 10 JUNE 2012 - TY CROES, DWYRAN

View from Site
View from the Site - hills often obscured by cloud
Lunch on the Beach
Lunch stop on the walk
Get together in the barn
Get together in the luxurious barn in the evening when no dance
Ladies Singing
Mary, Doreen, Elaine, Barbara, Susan, Visitor, Margaret
 Fred Fearon and the Band



It was good to have the opportunity to dance to a Band. Fred Fearon sang a couple of songs and the band played for dancing.
Barbara Doyle, Harold Swift, Elaine and John Warin, Steve Burgess (who led the band) and Maz

31 MAY - 5 JUNE 2012 - CILMAENAN, LLANFAETHLU

Lovely walk near beach
Keith led a lovely walk along the coastal path
Dancing Fun
We had three dances during the meet
Jubilee Party
Jubilee Party on the field
Stan called with the band
Stan called with the band - Carol was MC
Kellet's Ladies Choir 
Kellet organised a ladies choir-Red/White/Blue evening
 Kellet's Mens Choir
Kellet organised a man's choir

26-31 MAY 2012- DAFARN RHOS CARAVAN SITE, MOELFRE

View from Site
A view of the beach from the site
Coffee Morning
Coffee Mornings on the field
Brian Bull entertained us
Brian Bull sang a couple of songs
Bill and Graham
Bill Smith played the drums while Graham Newbrook sang
Get together at the Tent 
We had get togethers in the evening when not dancing
 Lovely Walk at Moelfre
Lovely background for the photo

3-8 MAY 2012- CHELFORD VILLAGE HALL

Caravans at Chelford
Large flat field which was OK despite all the rain
Music Workshop at Chelford
Small Room for Music Workshop & singing in the evening
Maypole Dancing
Judith Veevers organised Maypole Dancing
Buffet all gone
The Buffet has all gone!
Dancing Fun 
Nice size hall for dancing
 Band played for Dancing
The band played for dancing
Coffee Morning 
We had a coffee morning each day - nice back views!
 Cheese and Wine Evening
Cheese and Wine Bring and Share being prepared

19-22 APRIL 2012 - BIRCH FARM, MOULDSWORTH

Hail stone
Not just April Showers but Hailstones
Coffee Morning
The sun shone for our coffee morning
Dance Time
Kevin Downing called for dancing
Ann and David
Ann sang and David accompanied her

NATIONAL EASTER MEET, WETHERBY 5- 10 APRIL 2012

Belly Dance Display
Molly in pink doing a Belly Dancing Display
Kazoo Band
Michael in red/white hat in the kazoo band
Playford Dance
Vivienne in lilac and Bob at left hand side at Playford Ball
West Gallery Singing
Colin on the right at West Gallery Singing
Wind Instruments 
Nan in turquoise in the wind band
 Saddleworth in the Snow
This is why David & Chris Scholes who live in Saddleworth didn't make it to the Easter Meet!

15-18 MARCH 2012- ASTLEY GREEN COLLIERY MUSEUM

Astley Green Colliery Museum
What a picturesque site to camp!!
Teatime



We had a lovely buffet supplied by members
Playing in the Band
Jim, Fred, Molly, David and Gwynneth played in the band
Dancing
Michael Hay called for dancing
 Brewtime
'Bob the brew' packing away
 Walk through the woods
Jeff and Sue led a 7 mile walk, most people packed up to go home

19 FEBRUARY 2012 - ADLINGTON COMMUNITY CENTRE

Dancing at Adlington



You can just about see Judith Veevers calling for dancing next to the stage. We had various callers and 'spots' including singing from a lady who had joined us for the first time. We had our usual large selection of food, even though no-one knew what the other was bringing.

5 FEBRUARY 2012 - LYTHAM WALK

Walk at Lytham



David and Andrea led a circular walk from Warton to Lytham where we had fish and chips in a cafe for lunch which made a nice change from sitting in a field in the cold eating our sandwiches.

15 JANUARY 2012 - ADLINGTON COMMUNITY CENTRE

Adlington Social



We had dancing, music and a buffet supplied by members plus various 'spots'. Doreen, Michael and Lynn were accompanied by Molly, Kevin and Jim.