Happy Feet - Events


The following events are in addition to our regular weekly Club Sessions.  See 'About Us' for more detail


For more info, contact Lynne or Geoff 



Additional Jive Practice Sessions at Bampton  Sunday evenings. 8.00 - 9.30


Additional practice jive sessions will be run onl

Sunday 3rd September 2017 


At St Michael's Hall, Bampton.  Sessions will give guided practice and tuition in Rock Jive dancing. If you would like to practice and improve your newly acquired jive skills, come and join in with these fun sessions.



 BEGINNERS Dance classes

New  Beginners Sessions will start in September 2017.  

at Bampton, Sunday 17th September, 7.00 - 8.30

Bishops Nympton Tuesday 20th September 6.30 - 7.45

Chittlehamholt Wednesday 21st September 6.30 - 8.00

 Ring 01769 550899 to book your place  



Events Summary -  See below for more details

  • Sunday 1st Oct   Jive ImproversPractice night at Bampton 8.30 - 10.00.
  • Sunday 8th Oct   Jive Beginners night at Bampton  8.30 - 10.00.
  • Sunday 22nd October  Tea Dance at Bishops Nympton.  Bring and Share.  2.00 - 5.30
  • 3rd to 5th November 2017   - Dance Holiday at Durrant House Hotel, Bideford.
  • Sunday 26th Nov 2017 - Tea Dance at Bishops Nympton.  Bring and Share. 2.30 - 5.30
  • 19th - 21st Dec 2017 - Christmas Club Dances  Bring and share.  7.00 - 10.00
  • Sunday 14th Jan 2018 - Tea Dance at Bishops Nympton.  Bring and Share.  2.30 - 5.30
  • Sunday 28th Jan 2018 - Tea Dance at Bishops Nympton.  Bring and Share  2.30 - 5.30
  • Saturday 10th Feb 2018  Bampton Ball at West Anstey  Theme:  Masked.  7.00 - 11.00.
  • 23rd - 25th Feb 2018  Dance Holiday at Langstone Cliff Hotel, Dawlish
  • Sunday 4th March 2018 - Tea Dance at Bishops Nympton.  Bring and Share.  2.30 - 5.30
  • Friday 16th March 2018 - Dance at Bishops Nympton.  Bring and Share.  7.00 - 11.00 

Tea Dances

Bishops Nympton Parish Hall.  

Tea dances at Bishops Nympton Parish Hall are held approx once a month on Sunday afternoons. These dances provide a fun and interesting afternoon of dancing for all levels of Ballroom, Latin and Sequence dancers.  The dances are very popular locally and are sometimes attended by non-dancers who enjoy an afternoon watching the dancing, enjoying the music and indulging in a wonderful afternoon tea.  


The next Tea Dance will be held on Sunday 22nd October 2017 from 2.30pm - 5.30pm.  A mixed programme of Ballroom, Latin, and Sequence dancing.  This dance will include a bring and share tea.   This dance will be preceded with a half hour workshop, starting at 2.00pm.  For more information please contact us here or call Geoff on 01769550899.


The following Tea Dance will be on Sunday  26th November 2017 from 2.30 - 5.30pm.   



Bampton, St Michaels Hall

PRACTICE JIVE SESSIONS now running at St Michaels Hall


Sunday 1st October 2017

8.30 - 10.00

Join these practice session to consolidate on your newly acquired Rock Jive skills.  A chance to practice lead and follow skills in a supportive relaxed, fun environment.  Great fun to be had by all with tuition and calling support.  Refreshments included.

New Beginners dance sessions will be starting in September 2017: Strictly Beginners Ballroom and Sequence classes.  Sessions will be run every week to help couples learn to dance together.  Singles are welcome to join in with the beginners sessions.   If you are interested in joining one of these groups, please call Geoff on 01769 550899



New Event at Bampton

Sunday afternoon Dance, at St Michaels Hall, followed by Roast lunch at the Local Pub is a new event to be run on Sunday 10th September.  Dancing will be from 1.30 - 4.00pm.  This will be followed by a Roast Lunch at a local Pub 

Dance Holidays 

Dance holidays are a popular choice, providing a weekend of Ballroom, Latin, Popular and Modern Sequence dancing.  A ballroom and sequence workshop takes place on Saturday mornings.  There is dancing every evening including Live music on one of the nights. A welcome Tea Dance gives guests an introduction to the week end of dancing on the Friday afternoon.




New Dance Holiday at the Langstone Cliff Hotel, Dawlish

A week-end Dance break will be run at this popular hotel on 23rd - 25th February 2018, which features a hotel with a fantastic reputation for dance holidays. Located in a picturesque location, offering wonderful sea views this family run hotel boasts an impressive ballroom with high quality service and standards throughout. This makes the hotel a special place for anyone wanting to enjoy a special dance week end.  Visit: www.langstone-hotel.co.uk 

The week-ends programme will include: Friday welcome Tea dance, A Ball, with dancing to John Westlake on  Friday night.  The dance on Saturday night will have a dress theme of Black and Silver.  There will also be Saturday workshops, and Sunday morning dancing.


The dance week end will feature a variety of Ballroom, Modern and Popular sequence dancing.

There will be dancing to live music with John Westlake on the Friday night.

For more information and to book your place, please contact Geoff on 01769 550899.



Dance Holiday at the Redcliffe Hotel, Paignton. This weekend break will be held on Friday 8th June 2018 - Sunday 10th June 2018. This is a fantastic opportunity to enjoy a full week ends programme of Ballroom, Latin and Sequence dancing.  The week end will include dance workshops, and an evening of live music dancing to John Westlake on Friday night. There will be a Navy and  White  themed dance on the Saturday night. .    

For more information and to book your place, contact us here or call Geoff on 01769 550899.


Dance Holiday at the Durrant Hotel, Northam, Bideford - Friday 3rd November - 5th November 2017.  Following on from the success of the 2016 Dance week end, this offers a wonderful opportunity to enjoy a week end of dancing in a fabulously spacious ballroom in a hotel offering great value.  The location of this holiday is in a beautiful part of North Devon, giving visitors the chance to sample some of the enchanting local attractions of this area.  There will be live music with Carl Webb on the Friday night and the colour theme for Saturday night will be Orange and Black.    


For more information and to book your place, contact us here or call Geoff on 01769 550899


Evening Dances  

Bishops Nympton Dance Club


Summer Ball, with Barbecue.  This new event, will be a ''sun and Sea'   YELLOW and BLUE  themed  Ball on Friday 23rd June  from 7.30- 11.30pm. This will be jointly hosted by Ben Chapman (popular keyboard player) and Lynne and Geoff.  There will be Ballroom, Popular and Modern sequence dancing.  This is a ticket event.  Price £12.00 per person for tickets bought in advance, £15.00 for any tickets bought on the night.  Please contact Geoff on 01769 550899 




For more information, contact us here or call Geoff on 01769 550899.

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