CORONAVIRUS UPDATE:   Sadly our Branch Classes have been cancelled until further notice.   The Branch Committee will review the situation relating to the COVID-19 emergency and will update members in due course.   In the meantime please stay safe and look after yourselves and your families.

Welcome to Scottish Country Dancing in Somerset

Welcome to the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, Somerset Branch website. We are a small Branch with a great enthusiasm for Scottish Country Dancing . Our Branch classes are held in Long Sutton Village Hall and School, with other classes held in Ashill and Somerton.    We will be pleased to welcome you to one of them.   

Please click on our classes page for more information and to find the appropriate class for you, or contact  our Secretary (ealbeckinsale@btinternet.com) for more information

Email: ealbeckinsale@btinternet.com

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Notice of Annual General Meeting of the RSCDS Somerset Branch – revised date to be published when confirmed

Please be advised that the RSCDS Somerset Branch Annual General Meeting for 2019-2020 will be held on xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx in Long Sutton Village Hall, Martock Road, TA10 9NT.   We hope you will be able to attend and look forward to welcoming you.

There are several vacancies as follows for the new committee for 2020-2021, and we are always delighted to welcome new general committee members.   Please therefore advise me if you wish to stand as a committee member, and/or if you are interested in being nominated for one of the following roles:

  1. Honorary Secretary – Taking and distribution of Minutes, issuing agendas and relevant Branch correspondence and liaising with HQ as required including submitting annual reports.
  2. Membership Secretary:   Arranging the collection of RSCDS Annual Subscriptions and maintaining the membership details on the headquarters database. This role also includes encouraging new class members to become RSCDS Somerset Branch Members and therefore enjoy the benefits of belonging to a worldwide organisation.
  3. Headquarters Delegate: There is one vacancy for this post. This includes being able to vote at the HQ annual general meeting on the various motions put forward by the Headquarters Executive Committee.   Attendance at the AGM is not mandatory as voting can be done by post or by proxy.

The meeting will be followed by our usual class at 7.45 – 9.45pm

Liz Beckinsale, Secretary, RSCDS Somerset Branch