Swing Jive Leeds
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Find Lindy Hop, Balboa, Swing, Latin and Jive dance events across the UK, together with international dance camps.
Weekly classes in Leeds of this authentic 30s American swing dance. Perfect for faster music.
Lindy Hop classes and events in Bedford.
Leeds based big band, drawing from the best swing, rock 'n' Roll and Rhythm & Blues bands. A great live show!!
Listings of dances, venues, classes and events for the North of England.
A fun looking bunch to get in touch with if you are heading further North. The site used to have some good lists of dance steps but they may no longer be available.
The only professional dance performance and education company based in Scotland that specialises in swing dance, or traditional Afro-American Jazz Dance.
Annual International Swing dance event held in Hertfordshire over valentines weekend, incorporating the World DJ Championships, 1940's Valentines Ball, with some of the best dancers and teachers from all over the world.
Jive classes in Hebdon Bridge, West Yorkshire with TC (from TC and the Swingcats!) and Joycey-B.
Organisers of modern jive weekends and events.
Modern jive dance company dedicated to promoting modern jive and dance in all its various formats.
Describing themselves as 'providing dance entertainment', this Hertfordshire based group organise swing jive dance lessons, workshops and give demonstrations at events.
Dance events in Bavaria with M-Swing, based in Munich.
Jive Dance events in Manchester and around the North West with Leswingjive. Lessons and workshops, modern jive style.
Affordable dance lessons and events in Leeds.
Regular Lindy Hop dance party events in the north east of England.
One of the oldest and best established swing dance societies. Operating out of the 100 Club on Oxford street every Monday evening. A live band to dance to every week - well worth a visit when in London!
It might only be a small village in the Penines, but Marsden is hosted its 11th jazz festival in 2002 with over 50 events!
Lindy Hop classes and events in Northampton. Established in 1999.
Complete gig guide to Rock 'n' Roll events throughout the UK, searchable by region, band, venue etc.
A site dedicated to swing/jive music. Information on bands, gigs across the UK and a reader's chart of top tunes.
Modern jive based dance classes in a fun, relaxed atmosphere.
30s, 40s and early 50s dances, DJs and dance tuition. Run by Jenny and Stuart based in Menston, West Yorkshire who are good friends of Swing Jive Leeds.
Based in Whitely Bay near Newcastle and organised by Mike and Christine. Check out the 'Move of the month' videos on their website!
Yorkshire based band, mainly inspired by Django Reinhardt's guitar sound but incorporating Boogie Woogie and blues.
Bedford based classes, workshops and social dances. Lindy Hop, Charleston, Balboa, Jazz and Blues dancing.
Great web page for searching for modern jive dances, classes and events across the UK.