Branch Classes

Our teachers are all RSCDS qualified and their contact email addresses are as follow:

  • Liz Beckinsale: 
  • John Dobson:
  • Anita Wilson:

We meet on Thursdays between  7.30pm – 9.30pm in the Long Sutton Village Hall, except on the third Thursday in each month when we will meet in Long Sutton Primary School (right next to Long Sutton Hall):

(Class Fee £3 p/wk, payable half termly in advance. Visitors pay £4 per session.)

CLASSES 2019-20:

Autumn Term:   5th September – 19th December 2019  

Spring Term:      9th January – 2nd April 2020 (No class on 20th February)

Summer Term:   23rd April – 2nd July 2020

The Branch also hold classes for beginners and less experienced dancers in Ashill on Monday evenings (Contact Anita Wilson for further information). 

We also teach a U3A class on alternate Wednesday afternoons in Somerton (Contact Liz Beckinsale for further information).   Although this is a separate organisation it is taught by qualified RSCDS teachers to the same standard as our Branch classes.

OTHER BRANCH EVENTS: (see events page)

Sunday 8th September 2019Workshop at Kingsbury Episcopi Community Centre, from 10.30 – 16.30 (coffee from 10am).  Bring a shared lunch.  

Please contact Anita Wilson by email at for further information.

Saturday 7th March 2020 – Branch Day School, Keinton Mandeville Village Hall and School.

Sunday 4th July 2020 -Tea Dance from 2pm-4.30pm at Long Sutton Village Hall

RSCDS Membership    We encourage our class to become members of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society (RSCDS).   For further information on the RSCDS please visit their website where you will find all you need to know about the Society and the benefits of joining (   To renew your membership or join as a new member please contact our membership secretary Lesley Burgess who will be pleased for provide you with more information on the benefits of becoming a member of this worldwide organisation.(
Subscriptions, (which are due for renewal on 1st July 2019) include membership of the RSCDS, a charity which promotes Scottish Country Dancing throughout the World).  
Single Membership: £25 (£25 made up of £20 to RSCDS HQ and £5 Branch Membership)
Joint Membership: £42 (£42 made up of £32 to RSCDS HQ and £10 Branch Membership)