Thursday, 23 February 2012

Next social dance - Sat 25 Feb

(For info on classes and other news, scroll down and click on the relevant title - and don't forget to check our Facebook page for lots of great photos!)

Back Beat Boogie!

Come and boogie to the back beat 
Oxford Swing Dance
Sat 25 February 2012
8pm - 11.45pm
Kennington Village Centre, Kennington, Oxford
OX1 5 PG  (directions & link below)
Entrance:  £8 on the door

*  Large dance floor  *  Air-conditioned hall  *  Easy, on-site parking  *
*  Directions and buses below  *

Link to Google Maps:  
Local buses:  
Directions to Kennington Village Centre, OX1 5PG . . .

From A34 (north or south)
Exit A34 at Hinksey Hill interchange to join Oxford Ring Road (A423) eastbound.  At roundabout at top of slip road follow signs for London/M40/Cowley.  Within a few hundred metres of leaving the roundabout take the slip road towards Kennington.  Take the next turning right.  Follow Directions through the village (see below).
From North Oxford & M40/A40
Join the Oxford Ring Road heading south (A4142) towards A34 (Abingdon/ Newbury).  Continue on the Ring Road past BMW and Sainsbury until you reach the traffic lights at Kennington roundabout (near Redbridge Park & Ride).  Stay on the Ring Road (now A423) but soon after the traffic lights take the slip road left to Kennington.  Turn left at the T-junction and follow Directions through the village (see below).

Directions through the village
From A423 drive into Kennington village for approx 3/4 mile until you see The Tandem pub on the left.  Kennington Village Centre is directly opposite (blue front doors).  The entrance to the car park is a few metres further along on the right, alongside the social club next door.

Sunday, 19 February 2012

Newsletter - Feb 2012

Wow, it's February already - and the new Summertown venue seems to have been a good move for our Lindy classes with its large dance floor and lots of new members - the tea & coffee are particularly popular!  So, here are some important dates for your diary  (and btw, the wierd spacing & font sizes on this page aren't our fault - sorry!) . . .

1)  BACK BEAT BOOGIE !  Sat 25 Feb.  Don't miss the next OSD dance!
2)  Lindy classes:  Course & Term dates from Feb - April 2012
3)  Sun 11 March:  Lindy Fast Beginners workshop - fast-track onto the dance floor!
4)  Mel & Jo at Balboa:  Mon 27 Feb!
5)  Private classes with OSD teachers - availability . . .


Sunday, 5 February 2012

In case of snow ...

Scroll down for class dates, dances and other news.
And don't forget to visit our Facebook page for lots of photos! (click on link from Home page) 
Despite snow in some areas, all classes will be running as usual this week - but make sure you check this page before you leave home if more is forecast.

Keep warm!