Latest News Thank you for your continued support which enables us to thrive throughout our 24th year as a Line Dance Club ~ the Autumn Newsletter, out now at class. Christmas Lunch - Three course meal (see the menu choice at class) & glass of Prosecco - Now FULL! Friends, Partners and Non Dancers; we have a coach to take us from the Meridian Hall direct to the venue + many of you self-driving.... as last year we're in for a real treat. Our 'Betwixt & Between' Social - between Christmas and New Year (always 28th Dec.) is at the Telscombe Hall; bring nibbles and goodies - help work off those calories and put some back on at the same time ! 2020 Pick up your new Social Events Calendar for 2020 at class. As this is a very special year we have some very special activities so plan your dates ahead so that you don’t miss out! Isle of Wight Line Dance Holiday ~ 6th - 9th March 2020 ~ Ocean View Hotel in Shanklin, with Kim Ray...; the reservation list for this is already out at class, so please put your names down to avoid disappointment. Tina - The Tina Turner Musical at the Aldwych Thratre LONDON. Coach pick up at Meridian Hall and a full day in London - Thursday 6th Aug 2020 Wow - we knew you'd love it.... all SOLD OUT within days of Joy's announcement; what a year we're in for next year! Past Events.... What we've been up to in 2019... i.e. 'earlier this year' * "Southern Stomp" Eastbourne Line Dance Holiday ~ was a huge success and Thanks to IoW and especially Michelle... great weekend. * What an amazing "Southern Stomp" Barn Dance ~ 19th Oct. it was absolutely fabulous - great fun and great live entertainment with the Ded Effnik Band. * Sept.'s "Southern Stomp" Dance ~'Back to School' was Saturday 14th . Sept. and another great evening with 45 dances danced!!!! * Summer Sizzling ~ Family Fun Day at Ascension Church PEACEHAVEN ~ Sat 31st Aug [Our "Southern Stomp" demo slot was at 1pm ~ and didn't we look great]. * Alfriston Walk & Picnic' Fri 9th Aug. * July's 'Red, White & Blue Knees-Up was loads of fun and despite being quite warm, you danced loads of dances and the cakes were yummy... ! * June's "Southern Stomp" FULL trip to... Hampton Court Palace was a huge success; maybe do it again again next year! * MAY's "Southern Stomp" magical trip to see "Wicked" at the Apollo Theatre, London, Wed 15th... was full!!! * Annual "Southern Stomp" Skittles and Supper Evening was a huge success again this year, so thanks to everyone for making it such a fun evening; the hotly contested 2019 Competition was won by "Team With No Name" with 219 points ~ the Wooden Spoon's went to team "W'ot'ever" with 186 points; Ken J scored the highest individual score with 46 Points, and... well lets just say some didn't get as many!!!! * Our last Spring Line Dance Holiday was in the Isle of Wight March 2019 ~ Ocean View Hotel in Shanklin was really excellent. * The Valentine Social was a really fun packed evening ~ loads of dances and fun... special Birthday cakes! * Snow White ~ What a fabulous day we had in London, great seats in the beautiful London Palladium Theatre and treated to a fantastic show with some well known celebrities ! We had a great driver and a view of the Christmas Lights before heading home, this could well be a repeat performance next year ~ oh yes it could I hear you say . . . * The "Southern Stomp" Christmas Party was fantastic and thank you all so much for all your lovely comments following the great evening. We danced loads... old favourites, new floor fillers, extra special Christmas raffle, door prizes, shared buffet table and of course the famous Team Quiz!... we can't believe you did so well. Check out the new photos now uploaded on the 'Our Photos' page ! We can give details out for anyone interested in getting a similar 'Haute Couture' outfit like Phils... * Wow... 84 "Southern Stompers" enjoyed our wonderful Xmas Lunch at The Star Inn, Norman's Bay on Friday 7th December.. same again next year I heard you cry! Thank You for all your lovely messages thanking and expressing how much you all enjoyed it! We have sent a 'Thank You' card to the manager and her team for a very professional service and really exceptional food and have reserved our places for 2019! * We had a really Great day out in Winchester, a super journey with Daniel our driver and good weather! Lots of time to amble and look round the festive market as well as time to enjoy with friends over a meal and a glass or two! Quite a few shopping bags were bulging back on the coach so lots of 'Black Friday' bargains were had, including 4 pheasants, yes you read that correctly...4 pheasants! * Our fabulous trip to audition for 42nd Street ! * Charingo ~ Martlets Hospice Raised £1,055 wow! We had a "Full House" with 120 players having a great time - thank you everyone, well done. .