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December 2017

Fri 1st, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, British Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by Cadjers Music Factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. ALL WELCOME ~ Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor, Easy on Street Parking and no Stairs Access to Hall. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night.

Sat 2nd, CANCELLED , Kirkliston Bowling Club, 7.30pm-11pm, organised by Sheila McCutcheon, email: sheila.mccutcheon@gmail.com, tel: 0131 331 1528. CANCELLED due to lack of ticket sales

Sat 9th, Robert Fish Band, St Bride's Centre, Orwell Terrace, Edinburgh, 8pm-11.30pm, £9.00 (£7.50 concession), organised by Scots Music Group, email: info@scotsmusic.org, tel: 0131 555 7668. Monthly SMG fundraising ceilidh. Doors open at 7:30pm. Tickets £9/£7.50 in advance, £10 on the door. Book on-line at www.scotsmusic.org/ceilidhs. Our ceilidhs are enjoyed by all ages and are friendly, informal and fun. You’ll be made welcome whether you come on your own or with a party. You don’t need to know what to do – a caller will explain the dances and there are lots of friendly folk to give you a hand and get everyone up dancing!

Tue 12th, CANCELLED, LifeCare, Cheyne St, Edinburgh, 7pm-10pm, £10.00, organised by Bright Light, email: admin@bright-light.org.uk, tel: 0131 556 1527. CANCELLED due to lack of ticket sales

Sat 16th, Annasach Ceilidh Band, The Counting House, 34 W Nicholson Street, Edinburgh, 8pm-11.30pm, £19.00 (£17.00 concession), organised by Annasach Ceilidh Band, email: info@annasach.co.uk, tel: 07768563138. Annasach Ceilidh Band invites you to our informal Christmas celebration with a buffet supper of stovies and a complimentary whisky from Whyte & Mackay. All dances will be called so beginners welcome. Tickets available from https://www.annasach.co.uk/16-december-2017

Thu 21st, Goerge Meikle Scottish Country Dance Band, Airdrie ML6 6DE, Cairnlea Church Hall, 127 Graham Street, 7:30pm-late, £6.00, organised by Monklands RSCDs branch. Monklands Branch RSCDS Christmas Dance. see https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=monklands%20rscds for details.

Fri 22nd, CHRISTMAS CEILIDH ~ Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, British Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-midnight, £10.00, organised by Cadjers Music Factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. 'The Cadjers' Annual Christmas Ceilidh. Great fun night with 5pce Band (with Caller). Licenced Bar with the best prices in town. This event is always a sell-out with entry by 'Ticket Only' so send email cadjersband@gmail.com to reserve your tickets (collect/pay on the night). For all our regular dancers who attend throughout the year get in touch and I will put tickets aside. Dancing till Midnight.

Fri 29th, Jimmy Wilson of Cruithne with caller Bett Morrison, Kidlaw Farm, near Haddington, 7:30pm-late, £8.00, organised by Bett Morrison, tel: 01620 810 429 (Bett). Bett and Norman's Ceilidh in the Barn - suitable shoes recommended due to stone floor.

Sun 31st, The Thunderdogs, Newington, South side, Edinburgh EH9, 9pm-1am, £25.00, organised by Sue Anderson on behalf of The Thunderdogs, email: Sue@DIYScotland.co.uk. The Ceilidh Regulars Hogmanay Ceilidh 2017. Dancing from 9pm until 1am. Booking essential, doors open 8:30pm, entry by ticket only, dancing 9pm until 1am. Soft drinks and nibbles provided, BYOB. Join the ceilidh regulars for the 16th annual Hogmanay Ceilidh..Tickets £25 in advance (or through Ceilidh Meetup £27.50 including Meetup web admin fee) Bookings and tickets for cash at Ceilidhs or bank transfer to: Iain McLachlan Thunderdogs Ceilidh Band.

January 2018

Wed 3rd, Pop Shop Boys, Bainfield Bowling & Social Club, 34 Hutchison Crossway, Edinburgh EH14 1RU, 7.30pm-11.30pm, £5.00, organised by Willie Cruickshank, tel: 0131 440 9756 or 07570 791764. It's only £5 a ticket, with all proceeds to Cancer Research. There are 120 tickets available, on a first come, first served basis. Make your evening go with a 'reel' swing by bringing along a group of relatives and friends. Order your tickets by phone I hope to hear from you soon Willie Cruickshank THIS CEILIDH IS NOW SOLD OUT

Fri 5th, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, British Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by Cadjers Music Factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor, easy on Street Parking and no Stairs Access to Hall. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

Sat 13th, Jimmy Wilson of Cruithne with caller Bett Morrison, Haddington Corn Exchange, HADDINGTON Corn Exchange, Main Street, Haddington, EH41 3HA, 7:30pm-late, £8.00, organised by Amisfield Walled Garden , email: enquiries@amisfield.org.uk. Charity Ceilidh in Haddington for the Amisfield Walled Garden. Further details Bett Morrison on 01620 810 429 or Amisfield Walled Garden volunteers. www.Amisfield.org.uk. The walled garden is being developed by Amisfield Preservation Trust as a community facility and visitor attraction. It relied on volunteers to manage the project, develop and maintain the garden.

Thu 25th, Annasach Ceilidh Band, The Counting House, 34 W Nicholson Street, Edinburgh, 8pm-11.30pm, £20.00 (£17.00 concession), organised by Annasach Ceilidh Band, email: info@annasach.co.uk, tel: 07768563138. Annasach Ceilidh Band invites you to our informal celebration of The Bard's birthday. The ceilidh will start at 8pm with a break for a buffet supper served around 9.30pm of haggis, neeps & tatties, and a complimentary dram of The Famous Grouse to wash it all down. Then it's back to the dancing! Beginners welcome. Tickets available from https://www.annasach.co.uk/events

Fri 26th, Annasach Ceilidh Band, The Counting House, 34 W Nicholson Street, Edinburgh, 8pm-11.30pm, £20.00 (£17.00 concession), organised by Annasach Ceilidh Band, email: info@annasach.co.uk, tel: 07768563138. Annasach Ceilidh Band invites you to our informal celebration of The Bard's birthday. The ceilidh will start at 8pm with a break for a buffet supper served around 9.30pm of haggis, neeps & tatties, and a complimentary dram of The Famous Grouse to wash it all down. Then it's back to the dancing! Beginners welcome. Tickets available from https://www.annasach.co.uk/events

Sat 27th, Canongate Cadjers, St Bride's Centre, Orwell Terrace, Edinburgh, 8pm-11.30pm, £9.00 (£7.50 concession), organised by Scots Music Group, email: info@scotsmusic.org, tel: 0131 555 7668. Monthly SMG fundraising ceilidh. Doors open at 7:30pm. Tickets £9/£7.50 in advance, £10 on the door. Book on-line at www.scotsmusic.org/ceilidhs. Our ceilidhs are enjoyed by all ages and are friendly, informal and fun. You’ll be made welcome whether you come on your own or with a party. You don’t need to know what to do – a caller will explain the dances and there are lots of friendly folk to give you a hand and get everyone up dancing!

Sat 27th, Annasach Ceilidh Band, The Counting House, 34 W Nicholson Street, Edinburgh, 8pm-11.30pm, £20.00 (£17.00 concession), organised by Annasach Ceilidh Band, email: info@annasach.co.uk, tel: 07768563138. Annasach Ceilidh Band invites you to our informal celebration of The Bard's birthday. The ceilidh will start at 8pm with a break for a buffet supper served around 9.30pm of haggis, neeps & tatties, and a complimentary dram of The Famous Grouse to wash it all down. Then it's back to the dancing! Beginners welcome. Tickets available from https://www.annasach.co.uk/events

February 2018

Fri 2nd, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor and easy on Street Parking. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

Sat 24th, Matthew Maclennan Ceilidh Band, St Bride's Centre, Orwell Terrace, Edinburgh, 8pm-11.30pm, £9.00 (£7.50 concession), organised by Scots Music Group, email: info@scotsmusic.org, tel: 0131 555 7668. Monthly SMG fundraising ceilidh. Doors open at 7:30pm. Tickets £9/£7.50 in advance, £10 on the door. Book on-line at www.scotsmusic.org/ceilidhs. Our ceilidhs are enjoyed by all ages and are friendly, informal and fun. You’ll be made welcome whether you come on your own or with a party. You don’t need to know what to do – a caller will explain the dances and there are lots of friendly folk to give you a hand and get everyone up dancing!

March 2018

Fri 2nd, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor and easy on Street Parking. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

Sat 24th, Portobello Ceilidh Band, St Bride's Centre, Orwell Terrace, Edinburgh, 8pm-11.30pm, £9.00 (£7.50 concession), organised by Scots Music Group, email: info@scotsmusic.org, tel: 0131 555 7668. **Please note change of date from 31st March** Monthly SMG fundraising ceilidh. Doors open at 7:30pm. Tickets £9/£7.50 in advance, £10 on the door. Book on-line at www.scotsmusic.org/ceilidhs. Our ceilidhs are enjoyed by all ages and are friendly, informal and fun. You’ll be made welcome whether you come on your own or with a party. You don’t need to know what to do – a caller will explain the dances and there are lots of friendly folk to give you a hand and get everyone up dancing!

April 2018

Fri 6th, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor and easy on Street Parking. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

Fri 27th, Annasach Ceilidh Band, The Counting House, 34 W Nicholson Street, Edinburgh, 8pm-11pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by Annasach Ceilidh Band, email: info@annasach.co.uk, tel: 07768563138. Come and dance to Annasach Ceilidh Band at our regular Ceilidh at The Counting House, Edinburgh from 8pm.  All dances will be called so beginners welcome. Tickets available from https://www.annasach.co.uk/events

Sat 28th, Bella McNab's Dance Band, St Bride's Centre, Orwell Terrace, Edinburgh, 8pm-11.30pm, £9.00 (£7.50 concession), organised by Scots Music Group, email: info@scotsmusic.org, tel: 0131 555 7668. Monthly SMG fundraising ceilidh. Doors open at 7:30pm. Tickets £9/£7.50 in advance, £10 on the door. Book on-line at www.scotsmusic.org/ceilidhs. Our ceilidhs are enjoyed by all ages and are friendly, informal and fun. You’ll be made welcome whether you come on your own or with a party. You don’t need to know what to do – a caller will explain the dances and there are lots of friendly folk to give you a hand and get everyone up dancing!

May 2018

Fri 4th, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor and easy on Street Parking. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

Sat 26th, Robert Fish Band, St Bride's Centre, Orwell Terrace, Edinburgh, 8pm-11.30pm, £9.00 (£7.50 concession), organised by Scots Music Group, email: info@scotsmusic.org, tel: 0131 555 7668. Monthly SMG fundraising ceilidh. Doors open at 7:30pm. Tickets £9/£7.50 in advance, £10 on the door. Book on-line at www.scotsmusic.org/ceilidhs. Our ceilidhs are enjoyed by all ages and are friendly, informal and fun. You’ll be made welcome whether you come on your own or with a party. You don’t need to know what to do – a caller will explain the dances and there are lots of friendly folk to give you a hand and get everyone up dancing!

June 2018

Fri 1st, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor and easy on Street Parking. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

Sat 23rd, Ceilidh Caleerie Dance Band, St Bride's Centre, Orwell Terrace, Edinburgh, 8pm-11.30pm, £9.00 (£7.50 concession), organised by Scots Music Group, email: info@scotsmusic.org, tel: 0131 555 7668. **Please note change of date from 30th June** Monthly SMG fundraising ceilidh. Doors open at 7:30pm. Tickets £9/£7.50 in advance, £10 on the door. Book on-line at www.scotsmusic.org/ceilidhs. Our ceilidhs are enjoyed by all ages and are friendly, informal and fun. You’ll be made welcome whether you come on your own or with a party. You don’t need to know what to do – a caller will explain the dances and there are lots of friendly folk to give you a hand and get everyone up dancing!

July 2018

Fri 6th, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor and easy on Street Parking. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

Wed 11th, tbc, Linlithgow Palace Courtyard, EH49 7AL , 7:30pm-late, £9.00 (£8.00 concession), organised by Linlithgow Scotch Hop SCIO, email: ScotchHopCommittee@Gmail.com. First of 5 Wednesdays - Scottish Dancing for ALL in the unique historic Palace Courtyard open air. 29th year. Different top Scottish dance band each week. ALL welcome, all dances called or demonstrated. First of 5 weeks of the 29th season; season tickets £27 for all 5 weeks. Further details and dance programme see www.ScotchHop.org.uk or Facebook: Linlithgow ScotchHop

Wed 18th, tbc, Linlithgow Palace Courtyard, EH49 7AL , 7:30pm-10:30pm, £9.00 (£8.00 concession), organised by Linlithgow Scotch Hop SCIO, email: ScotchHopCommittee@Gmail.com. Second of 5 Wednesdays - Scottish Dancing for ALL in the unique historic Palace Courtyard open air. 29th year. Different top Scottish dance band each week. ALL welcome, all dances called or demonstrated. First of 5 weeks of the 29th season. Further details and dance programme see www.ScotchHop.org.uk or Facebook: Linlithgow ScotchHop.

Wed 25th, tbc, Linlithgow Palace Courtyard, EH49 7AL , 7:30pm-dark, £9.00 (£8.00 concession), organised by Linlithgow Scotch Hop SCIO, email: ScotchHopCommittee@Gmail.com. Third of 5 Wednesdays - Scottish Dancing for ALL in the unique historic Palace Courtyard open air. 29th year. Different top Scottish dance band each week. ALL welcome, all dances called or demonstrated. First of 5 weeks of the 29th season. Further details and dance programme see www.ScotchHop.org.uk or Facebook: Linlithgow ScotchHop

Fri 27th, Annasach Ceilidh Band, The Counting House, 34 W Nicholson Street, Edinburgh, 8pm-11pm, £10.00 (£7.50 concession), organised by Annasach Ceilidh Band, email: info@annasach.co.uk, tel: 07768563138. Come and dance to Annasach Ceilidh Band at our regular Ceilidh at The Counting House, Edinburgh from 8pm.  All dances will be called so beginners welcome. Tickets available from https://www.annasach.co.uk/events

August 2018

Wed 1st, tbc, Linlithgow Palace Courtyard, EH49 7AL , 7:30pm-late, £9.00 (£8.00 concession), organised by Linlithgow Scotch Hop SCIO, email: ScotchHopCommittee@Gmail.com. Fourth of 5 Wednesdays - Scottish Dancing for ALL in the unique historic Palace Courtyard open air. 29th year. Different top Scottish dance band each week. ALL welcome, all dances called or demonstrated. First of 5 weeks of the 29th season. Further details and dance programme see www.ScotchHop.org.uk or Facebook: Linlithgow ScotchHop

Fri 3rd, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor and easy on Street Parking. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

Wed 8th, tbc, Linlithgow Palace Courtyard, EH49 7AL , 7:30pm-dark, £9.00 (£8.00 concession), organised by Linlithgow Scotch Hop SCIO, email: ScotchHopCommittee@Gmail.com. Final evening of 5 Wednesdays - Scottish Dancing for ALL in the unique historic Palace Courtyard open air. 29th year. Different top Scottish dance band each week. ALL welcome, all dances called or demonstrated. First of 5 weeks of the 29th season. Further details and dance programme see www.ScotchHop.org.uk or Facebook: Linlithgow ScotchHop

September 2018

Fri 7th, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor and Easy on Street Parking. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

October 2018

Fri 5th, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor and easy on Street Parking. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

Fri 26th, Annasach Ceilidh Band, The Counting House, 34 W Nicholson Street, Edinburgh, 8pm-11pm, £10.00 (£7.50 concession), organised by Annasach Ceilidh Band, email: info@annasach.co.uk, tel: 07768563138. Come and dance to Annasach Ceilidh Band at our regular Ceilidh at The Counting House, Edinburgh from 8pm.  All dances will be called so beginners welcome. Tickets available from https://www.annasach.co.uk/events

November 2018

Fri 2nd, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor and easy on Street Parking. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

December 2018

Fri 7th, Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-11.00pm, £8.00 (£6.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Great Traditional Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar, Nice Dance Floor and easy on Street Parking. No need to book tickets ~ just Pay at Door on the Night. All Welcome. Facebook: Canongate Cadjers

Fri 21st, CHRISTMAS CEILIDH ~ Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band & Friends, Legion Hall, 33 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EL, 8.00pm-midnight, £12.00 (£10.00 concession), organised by cadjers music factory, email: cadjersband@gmail.com, tel: 07815 741699. Our Annual Christmas Ceilidh with Live Band & Caller. Great fun night for office party or family Christmas celebration. Suitable for Beginners to Experienced Dancers. Licenced Bar. This event is always a sell-out so send email to book tickets. (regular dancers have entry at concession price). Facebook: Canongate Cadjers