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            Brighouse Open Night Sat 10th February at 7.30 p.m. Programme by Paul

All dances will be recapped and many walked through


CRAMOND BRIDGE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Valerie Farr London Jubilee Book

1- 8 1s cross RH and cast 1 place, cross LH and cast (Lady up, Man down), to meet in middle in prom hold facing 2nd Man
9-16 1s dance ½ diagonal reel with 1st corners and ½ reel with 2nd corners, end in middle facing Ladies' side
17-24 1s lead out, cross and cast (Lady up, Man down) to meet in middle; 1s turn 1¼ RH in centre to face up (Lady on Man's right) as 2s+3s dance ½ R&L round them
25-32 1s lead up and cast to 2nd place and 2s+1s+3s turn partners RH


RODNEY'S RANT (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Ann Dix QE Diamond Jubilee

1- 8 1s set and cast 1 place; 1s dance down between 3s and cast up to 2nd places
9-16 1s dance diagonal R&L. (3)1(2)
17-24 All set and link for 3 twice. 2(1)3
25-32 1L dances ½ Fig of 8 round 2s as 1M dances ½ Fig of 8 round 3s (1L up, 1M down); all turn partners RH


TULLYNESSLE AND FORBES HALL (S3x32) 3C set Edna Ewen 9 for 90 Aberdeen 90th

1- 8 1s+2s+3s set, 1s cast as 2s dance up. 1L+2s also 1M+3s dance RH across
9-16 2s +1s dance double Fig of 8 (1s cross up, 2s cast off), 1s finish in middle facing down, 3s step in to face
17-24 1s+3s dance Rondel
25-32 2s+3s+1s circle 6H round and back


THE MEETING OF THE WATERS (R8x48) 3C (4C set) I Boyd Strathtay Album & RSCDS bk 53

1- 8 1s+2s dance reel of 4 across (1M and 2L pass LSh while 1L and 2M cast), 1L+2M pass RSh at end, 1L ends facing out
9-16 1s dance parallel Figs of 8 round 2s and 3s on own sides (pass 2s RSh to start)
17-24 1L followed by 1M casts round 2L, cross down between 3s, cast up to 2nd place on Men's side and cross to own side as 1M ends Men's side (2s step up on bars 19-20)
25-32 1s dance RH across with 3s and LH across with 2s
33-40 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1s giving RSh to 3s to start)
41-48 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back. 213


ACHNACARRY HOUSE (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Bill Forbes Craigievar Book 1

1- 8 1s turn RH and cast 1 place, dance down between 3s and cast to face 1st corners
9-16 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 1st corners, 1s ½ turn LH with partner giving RH to 3rd corner (position) Balance-in-Line and turn LH to face 2nd corners
17-24 Repeat above Fig with 2nd corners
25-28 1s dance out own side and cast round 3rd corner to face up/down dance as 2s and 3s cross RH, set to partner and to other corner on sides (1 step each)
29-32 1s change places RH (up/down) and cast round 4th corner to 2nd place own sides as 2s+3s change places RH on sides, setting to corner on sides and partner


NEW SCOTLAND STRATHSPEY (S4x40) 4C set E G Elder Edinburgh Uni 50th Anniversary

1- 8 1s and 3s set and cross RH, 1s set to 2s and turn RH, while 3s set to 4s and turn RH
9-16 All dance reel of 4 on sides
17-24 All circle 8H round and back
25-32 All dance Grand Chain
33-40 1s turn RH while 3s cross RH, 1s on opposite sides change places LH with 2s, RH with 3s, LH with 4s and 1s turn RH 1½ times


MUIRLAND WILLIE (J8x32) 3C (4C set) RSCDS Book 21

1- 4 1s lead down middle and cross over to cast up to 2nd place while 2s set and cross RH to 3rd place while 3s cast up to 1st place and cross RH
5- 8 All set and ½ turn 2H to own side
9-16 Repeat bars 1- 8 from new positions
17-24 1s lead up to 1st place (4 bars); 1s set (2 bars) then 1s+2s set advancing ready for...
25-32 1s+2s dance Poussette. 213


ARGYLL'S FAREWELL TO STIRLING (R4x40) 4C set Keith W Dingley

1- 8 1M+2M+3M turn 2L+3L+4L RH and turn partners LH
9-16 1s+2s+3s slip step down for 2 bars and ½ turn, slip step up to top and ½ turn to places
17-24 1s+2s dance R&L
25-32 1M followed by partner casts 1 place & crosses to opposite side to dance RH across with 3s
33-40 1M followed by partner cast on opposite side to 4th place and crosses to own side to dance RH across with 4s


CAPE TOWN WEDDING (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Tom Kerr RSCDS Book 39

1- 8 1s cross down (no hands) to 2nd place (2s step up), dance out and ½ turn 3s with nearer hand; 1s ½ turn RH and lead up to top ending in prom hold (2s+3s step down 7-8)
9-16 1s in prom hold dance reel of 3 with 2s (RSh to 2L to start) 1s end in middle at top facing down (Lady on Man's Left), 2s on sides and 3s step in and face up
17-24 1s+2s+3s set, all Petronella turn one place (1s+3s Petronella-in-Tandem); all set advancing (1 bar), join hands in circle and set (1 bar), pull back RSh and cast clockwise back to places
25-32 1s+2s dance the Knot. 213


Interval


GENERAL STUART'S REEL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Castle Menzies RSCDS Book 10

1- 8 1M sets to 2L and casts 1 place, 1L sets to 2M and casts 1 place
9-16 1s turn 1st corner RH and pass partner RSh, turn 2nd corner LH pass partner RSh to face 1st corners
17-24 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting and end BtoB (1M facing up and 1L facing down)
25-32 1s give RSh to 2nd corner and dance reels of 3 on sides with 2s+3s and cross RH to 2nd place on own sides



THE ROSELATH CROSS (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Henrietta Vosper RSCDS Book 41

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance reflection reels of 3 on sides (1s dance in and down to start) and end with 1s in 2nd place BtoB facing own sides and 2s in 1st place
9-16 2s+1s+3s set, 1s ¼ turn to right and set with 2s+3s (as Crown Triangles), 1s dance RSh round RH corner into middle BtoB facing opposite sides
17-24 Repeat from new positions 1s ending in 2nd place own sides
25-32 1s dance reels of 3 across (Lady with 2s and Man with 3s)




12 COATES CRESCENT (S4x32) 4C set RSCDS Book 40

1- 8 All set on sides and cross RH, all set and cross back RH
9-16 1s dance down to meet 4s who dance up and 1L+4L also 1M+4M dance out own sides, cast back to places and 1s lead down to 4th place (2s+3s+4s step up 15-16)
17-24 3s+4s (middle couples) dance R&L
25-32 2s+3s also 4s+1s dance RH across and LH back


NOTTINGHAM LACE (R96) Sq.Set Jenny Bradley Nottingham Lace and RSCDS book 53

Part 1
1- 8 All dance ½ Grand Chain & set to partners, ¾ turn RH to end with Ladies in centre for LH across
9-12 Ladies dance LH across ½ way while Men dance ¼ way round clockwise, Ladies ½ turn nearest Man RH
13-16 Men dance LH across ½ way while Ladies dance ¼ way round clockwise and all ½ turn partners RH
17-24 All repeat bars 9-16 to original places

Part 2
25-32 1L and 3M change places RH, cast behind 4s and change places RH to join end of line while 1M and 3L dance similarly behind 2s, all set
33-40 All advance and retire, 1s+2L+4M also 3s+2M+4L circle 4H round to left to end in line across (1s and 3s in centre of line)
41-48 All advance and retire, circle 8H round ½ way to end in Sq.Set opposite to original places

Part 3
49-72 Repeat Part 2 with 2s and 4s as dancing couples, all ending in original places

Part 4
73-96 Repeat Part 1


BIRLS ALLOWED (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Alex Taylor Bannockburn 700

1- 8 1s cross RH and cast 2 places (3s face down), 1s with 3s+2s dance ½ reflection reel of 3 (1s dancing in/up, 3s down/out, 2s in/down to start) (1)32
9-16 1s cross down to dance full reels of 3 on own sides. 132
17-24 3s+2s (bottom 2 couples) set and rotate:
 Set, rotate singly and dance on 1 place clockwise, change places RH on sides and dance on 1 place to own sides (3s in 2nd place) 123
25-32 1s+2s dance ½ R&L, 2s+1s turn partner 1½ times RH. 213


THE BLUE MESS JACKET (S4x32) 4C set Douglas Henderson Kinclaven Pocket Book

1- 8 2s followed by 1s lead down the middle, 1s cross and cast up to top and curve in to end BtoB facing 2s who have danced back to place
9-16 The Spurtle:
 9-12 1s dance ½ RSh reel of 4 with 2s and turn RH to face 3s (M facing L)
 13-16 Repeat with 3s but end facing 4s
17-20 Repeat with 4s
21-24 1s continue turn to end in 4th place opposite sides and all set. (2)(3)(4)(1)
25-32 All Petronella to centre and set, Petronella to own sides and set. 2341







THE RECUMBENT STONE (R5x48) 5C set John Drewry Greenburn Book 3

1- 8 2s+3s+4s circle 6H round and back while 1s and 5s wait for 4 bars then turn RH for 4 bars
9-16 1s and 3s dance Fig of 8 round couples below them
17-24 1s and 3s dancing between couple below turn them with nearer hand 1½ times, cast down behind next couple and lead up LH to face 1st corners
25-32 1s and 3s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh and dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 2nd corners, 1s pass RSh to face 3rd corners
33-40 1s and 3s dance ½ diagonal reel with 3rd corners and pass RSh to face partner in centre (Ladies face down and Men up) and dance ½ reel of 4 in up/down
41-48 3s and 1s turn RH 1¼ times to 2nd/4th places (opposite side). 3s+1s dance ½ Figs 8 across (Ladies dance up, Men down, 3M+1L pass RSh) 53412


S-LOCOMOTION (S4x32) 4C set Ken Jones RSCDS Book 41

1- 8 1L+2L cross passing partner LSh and cast down 2 places as 3M+4M cross and cast up 2 places, top 4 Men also bottom 4 Ladies dance LH across
9-16 1M+2M cross passing opposite dancer RSh and cast down 2 places as 3L+4L cross and cast up 2 places, top 2 couples also bottom 2 couples dance RH across
17-24 3s+4s+1s+2s dance ½ RSh reels of 4 on sides, 1s+4s+3s (bottom 3 couples) dance ½ reels of 3 on sides. (2)(3)(4)(1)
25-32 All set, cross RH, 2s+3s also 4s+1s circle 4H round to left. 2341


TRIP TO TIMBER RIDGE (R8X32)3C (4C set) L Henderson Heart of S Francisco & RSCDS Bk 52

1- 8 1s turn RH,cast (2s step up) then 1L+2s & 1M+3s dance RH across.1s end facing 1st corners
9-16 1s dance Corner pass and turn with 1st corners, pass RSh and repeat with 2nd corners. 1s pull back RSh to end BtoB in centre facing opposite sides
17-24 2s+1s+3s dance Double Triangles. Bars 23-24 1s petronella turn to 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

Extras

THE WEE COOPER O' FIFE (J8x40 in 10 bar phrases) 2C (4C set) H Foss Dances to Song Tunes

1-10 1s set and cross RH, set and cross down LH and cast up round 2s to original place. 1 2
11-20 1s+2s dance R&L 1¼ times (i.e. 5 moves). (1)(2)
21-30 1s+2s set and dance ½ RH across, set and dance ½ LH across, 1L+2M continue turning ½ LH in centre as 1M and 2L cast, 1M down and 2L up to form line across all facing partners (2s on Man's side, 1s on Ladies' side) ready for...
31-40 1s+2s dance full reel of 4 across. Bars 39-40 Pass partners RSh and dance back to own side (2s to top, 1s into 2nd place). 2 1


THE BYRON STRATHSPEY (S3x32) 3C set John Drewry Deeside Book 2

1- 8 All petronella turn into the centre and set to partner, turn 2H 1¼ times back to places
9-16 1s+2L and 3s+2M dance RH across, 2s pass RSh and dance LH across with other couple
17-24 2s in prom hold dance reel of 3 with 1s passing 1L RSh. End with 2s in centre at top, 1s casting to follow 2s and 3s stepping in ready for...
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance Allemande. 312


BLOOMS OF BON ACCORD (R4x32) 4C set John Drewry Deeside Book 2
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 All set and 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RH across once round, 1s and 4s cast in 1 place to 21(4)(3)
9-12 1s and 4s cross RH and cast to ends of set to meet partners in prom hold and dance into centre of dance
13-16 1s+4s dance round passing RSh and to end 1s in the middle on Men's side facing up and 4s in the middle on Ladies' side facing down
17-24 All (1s and 4s in prom hold) dance reels of 3 on sides
25-28 4s+1s dance RH across in centre once round to end 4s facing up and 1s facing down
29-32 4s and 1s lead out of ends crossing and cast in 1 place. 24(1)(3)


Brighouse Open Night Saturday 9th March

Programme by Anne W.        7.30 start

All dances will be recapped and many walked through



THE SNAKE PASS  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Norman Churnside  Life begins at 40

1- 8 1s+2s dance 1/2 R&L; 1s+3s dance 1/2 R&L

9-16 1s cross RH, cast up to 2nd place & dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round 3s to end facing 1st corner positions

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diag  reel with 1st corners, pass LSh & dance 1/2 diag reel with 2nd corners ending with quick LH turn, 1L facing 3s at top, 1M facing 2s in 3rd place

25-32 1s dance the Snake Pass:

1s dance RH across (1L with 3s & 1M with 2s), 1L followed by 3s also 1M followed by 2s pass LSh diagonally across through 2nd place to change ends & loop round to left to end in 2nd place.  2 1 3


THE RUBY RANT  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Francis Walduck  RSCDS Bk 49

1- 8  1s+2s set, pull back RSh, dance 2 places clockwise, cross RH to own sides. 1s face out

9-12 2s+1s+3s dance 1/2 reels of 3 on sides (1M+2M also 1L+3L pass RSh)  Bars 11-12: 1L (from 3L place) & 1M (from 1M place) dance across to 2nd place opp sides & face out

13-16 3M+1L also 1M+2L turn RH

17-20 3s+1s+2s dance 1/2 reels of 3 on sides (1L+2M also 1M+3L pass LSh)  Bars 19-20: 1L (from 3M place) & 1M (from 1L place) dance across to 2nd place own sides & face out

21-24 2L+1L also 1M+3M turn LH, 1s passing LSh to B-to-B facing opp sides (2L+3M dance 4 bars)

25-32 2s+1s+3s set as Double Triangles.  All set again as 1s turn Right about to face & turn RH 1.1/2 to 2nd place own sides


NORTHERN LIGHTS  (S3x32)  3C set  C Doble  TAC Silver Anniv Dances

1- 4 1s+2s dance the Bourrel -1M+2L set advcg & turn 2H to end BtoB Lady facing up & Man down while their partners chase anticl’wise to face prtnr

5- 8 1s+2s set & 3/4 turn 2H to own sides  2 1

9-16 1s+3s repeat bars 1-8 & 2s+3s+1s end in middle for…

17-24 2s+3s+1s dance Allemande

25-32 1s+2s dance 1/2 R&L while 3s set & cross RH, 2s+3s+1s set & cross RH


THE CHEQUERED COURT  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Duncan Brown  RSCDS Bk 42

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place, 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 (Man round 2s & Lady round 3s) & end facing 1st corners

9-16 1s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners & 1s twirl round in centre to face 4th crnrs, 1s dance Pass+Turn with 4th crnrs & twirl round to face own sides

17-24 1s dance 6 bars of Double Triangles & end with 1L between 2s facing 2L & 1M between 3s facing 3M

25-32 1s dance reel of 3 across giving RSh to 4th corners & 1s cross RH to own sides


BRECON IN MARCH  (R5x40)  5C Sq.Set  5C Sq.Set Peter Wright  Bristol 40th Anniversary Bk

Start 5s facing 1s

1- 8 1s+5s dance 1/2 R&L, 1L+2s also 1M+4s dance RH across to end 1s facing each other in middle - Man facing down, Lady up

9-16 1s set & 1/2 turn RH, 1M+3s also 1L+5s dance LH across ending 1s passing LSh to 1M facing 4M & 1L facing 2M

17-24 1M+4M+2L also 1L+2M+4L: LSh reels of 3 across ending in lines of 3 across BtoB facing top & bottom couples

25-32 All set & advance 2 steps (5s+3s under arches), all set turning about & dance back under arches

33-40 1s turn RH & LH in centre while other cpls turn RH & chase clockwise 3/4 way round (M leading) to end 2 3 4 5 with 1s in centre facing 2s in top place


BUTTERSCOTCH & HONEY  (S4x32)  4C set Jean Attwood  Alexander Leaflet 24

1- 8 1s set & 1/2 turn RH into prom hold, 1s dance 1/2 RSh reel of 3 with 2s (2s end on opposite sides)

9-16 1s dance 1/2 LSh Reel of 3 with 3s & 1/2 RSh reel of 3 with 4s

17-24 1s followed by 4s+3s+2s cast up on opposite sides to top, cross over to own sides each Lady passing in front of partner & down own side

25-32 All set to partners & turn 2H into 4H round (2s with 3s & 4s with 1s)


LINKS WITH ST PETERSBURG  (J8x32)  3C (4C set)  Malcolm Brown  RSCDS Bk 46

1- 8 1s & 2s Set+Link ending 2s facing 1s NHJ, 2s & 1s Set+Link with partners to opposite sides.  (2)(1)3

9-16 1s followed by 2s dance down for 3 bars & change places with Lady dancing under Mans arm, 2s+1s dance up to 1st & 2nd places

17-24 2M+1M turn LH as 2L+1L turn RH, 1M+3M turn RH as 1L+3L turn LH & 1s end facing 1st corners

25-32 1s dance ‘Hello-Goodbye' setting & petronella turn to 2nd place own sides


FAR NORTH QUEENSLAND  (S5x32)  5C set John Brenchley  The Other Kangaroo Paw

1- 4 1s+ 5s cross RH & cast down/up 1 place (2s+4s step up/down)

5- 8 1M+2s  also 1L+3s+5M also 5L+4s dance circles round to Left.  1s+5s end in middle facing partners (Men facing down, Ladies facing up)

9-16 1s+5s set, dance 1/2 reel of 4; set advancing to partners & pass LSh to face 2nd corner positions

17-24 1s+5s dance 1/2 diag. reel of 4 with 2nd corners, turn LH to face 1st corner positions, dance 1/2 diag. reel of 4 with 1st corners, turn LH to face 4th corner positions (partner's 2nd corner position)

25-32 1s+5s dance 1/2 diag. reel of 4 with 4th corners, turn LH to face out on own sides, cast 1 place (3s+2s step up 31-32)    4 3 5 2 1


THE BLACK BEAR  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Ian C J Galbraith  Berkhamsted Golden Jubilee Jubilee

1-8 1s+2s set & dance RH across 1/2 way, set again then 2s turn LH to sides while 1s turn LH to face 1st corners

9-16 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting finishing with Petronella turn to end facing 3rd corner

17-24 1s dance 1/2 Diag reel with 3rd cnrs, pass RSh to dance 1/2 Diag reel with 4th corners ending 2nd place own sides

25-32 1s dance Diag R&L (Man down, Lady up).  2 1 3



****INTERVAL ****



AFTER SUPPER  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Sue Petyt  Tartan Rainbow Bk  https://suepetyt.e-cribs.org/

1- 8 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s, 1s lead down (LHJ) & cross below 3s & cast up round 3s to face 1st corners

9-24 1s dance Corner Chain with 1st & 2nd corners : -

`1s change pl RH with 1st crnrs, 1st crnrs turn LH in centre & return to places giving RH to 1s who turn LH in centre to face 2nd crnrs

`1s change places RH with 2nd crnrs, 2nd crnrs turn LH in centre & return to places giving RH to 1s who finish in centre, 1L facing up, 1M facing down

25-32 1L+2s also 1M+3s dance RH across, 1M+2s also 1L+3s dance LH across.  End 2 1 3


THE SWAN AND THE TAY  (S3x32)  3C set Audrey Saunders Perth 800

1 -8 1s dance Figs 8 own sides dancing in & down to start (giving hands where possible)

9-16 1s cross down to dance reels of 3 on opp sides (joining hands where possible) & 1s end facing 1st corners, 2s end in 1st place

17-20 1s dance Corners Pass+Turn with 1st cnrs, pass RSh on bar 20 to face 2nd cnrs

21-24 1s dance Corners Pass+Turn with 2nd cnrs. Pass RSh on bar 24 to end 2nd place own sides

25-32 All set, all cross RH, all chase clockwise 1/2 way round to own sides  3 1 2


MIDNIGHT OIL  (J5x48)  5C set John Drewry  Bankhead Bk 3

1- 8 1s & 3s lead down & 3/4 turn RH to L facing down & M up, retaining hold of RH set & L turns under ptnrs Rt arm to dance up (Men follow prtnr)

9-16 1s & 3s dance RH across with 2L/4L, 1s & 3s dance LH across with 4M/5M to end facing 1st corners

17-24 1s also 3s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners & pass RSh to face 2nd corners, dance Pass+Turn with 2nd corners & into centre facing partner (L facing down M up)

25-32 1s+3s dance reel of 4 up & down centre of dance & end in centre holding partners nearer hand (1s face Ladies side & 3s face Men’s side)

33-40 1s also 3s dance out sides & cast, dance in to meet ptnr (1M & 3L pass LSh) to dance out other side & cast back to middle (1M & 3L pass RSh & face each other)

41-48 1L also 3M set twice while 1M+3L turn RH, 1s & 3s turn partner LH & cast down 1 place on own sides.  End 2 4 1 5 3


INDIAN RIVER STRATHSPEY  (S3x32)  3C Triangular set George Senyk

1- 8 1s+2s+3s in prom hold dance a reel of 3 across the set, 1s passing 3s RSh to start

9-16 1s (with Lady leading) dance RH across with 3s & dance LH across with 2s

17-24 2s+3s dance Ladies Chain across the set while 1s set (2 bars) & then dance between 2s+3s & cast individually back to places

25-32 1s+3s dance 1/2 R&L, 1s+2s dance 1/2 R&L to end 3 1 2


THE SPRING FLING REEL  (R8x40)  3C (4C set) Samantha Burton  RSCDS Bk 50

1- 8 1s turn RH, cast (2s step up bars 3-4), cross RH, cast to Right to 1L between 2s facing down, 1M between 3s facing up

9-16 1L+2s & 1M+3s Adv+Ret, circle 6H 1/2 round to Left

17-24 1M+3s & 1L+2s Adv+Ret, 1s turn RH 1.1/4 times to face 1st corners

25-32 1s dance 1/2 diag reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh, 1/2 diag reel of 4 with 2nd corners. 1s end in middle 1M below 1L facing own sides

33-40 1L+2s & 1M+3s dance LH across. 1s end 2nd place opposite sides.  2s+3s turn LH while 1s turn RH 1.1/2 times to own side.  2 1 3


THE LUCKENBOOTH BROOCH  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) John Bowie Dickson  Glendarroch Sh 28

1- 8 1s in prom hold (Lady on Man's left) dance reel of 3 with 2s (RSh to 2M) & end facing 3M

9-16 1s dance reel with 3s (RSh to 3M) ending with 1s dancing across to Men's side

17-24 1M casts up & 1L dn into centre & dance out Ladies side, 1M cast up & 1L dn to end 1M b'tw'n 2s facing dn & 1L+3s face up as 2s+3s dance R&L

25-32 2s+1s+3s set twice, 1s turn RH 1.3/4 times to 2nd places


JAMES SENIOR OF ST  ANDREWS  (S4x32)  4C set Jenny Bradley  RSCDS Bk 42

3s & 4s start on opp sides

1- 8 1s & 4s turn RH & cast 1 place, 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s while 4s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 3s.  2 (1) 4 (3)

9-16 1L+4M (prom hold) dance 1/2 reel of 3 across with 3s & 1/2 reel with 2s while 1M+4L dance 1/2 reel across with 2s then 3s

17-20 2L+1L also 4L+3L 1/2 turn RH, twirl & dance out to others place while 2M+1M also 4M+3M dance clockwise to change places

21-24 Repeat with Men turning RH & Ladies dancing clockwise.  2 (1) 4 (3)

25-32 1M+4L also 1L+4M Set+Link & circle 4H round to left.  2 4 (1) (3)


NEIL M GRANT  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Christine Grant  RSCDS Bk 49

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast (2s step up). 1s dance 1/2 Figs 8 (1M round 2s, 1L round 3s) & join LH giving RH to 1st corners

9-16 2s+1s+3s dance The Spoke:-  1s Bal-in-Line with 1st corners, then 2nd, 3rd & 4th corners.  1s finish facing 1st corners

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh, dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 2nd corners to finish in 2nd place, opp sides facing clockwise

25-32 3s+1s+2s dance clockwise 1/2 way round.  1M+3s &1L+2s dance RH across


THE DE'IL AMANG THE TAILORS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) RSCDS Bk 14

1- 8 1s+2s set & dance RH across 1/2 way, set & dance LH across 1/2 way back to place

9-16 1s lead down the middle & back to top

17-24 1s+2s dance Allemande

25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back


EXTRAS


THE FIRST RAIN OF SPRING  (J3x32)  3C Wouter Joubert  RSCDS Bk 49

1- 8 1s dance down, cast up round 3s, meet, dance up to 1st place facing out.  1s+2s 1/2 turn (Men LH, Ladies RH)

9-16 2s+1s dance double Figs 8 (1s cross up, 2s cast to start)

17-20 1s+3s 3/4 turn RH into line up/down in middle facing partner & set

21-28 1s+3s dance 1/2 Celtic Reel:-

21-22     1s+3s pass partner RSh

23-24     1M+3L dance clockwise while 1L+3M dance 3/4 round each other LSh to face partners in line across

25-26     1s+3s pass partner RSh

27-28     1L+3M dance clockwise while 1M+3L dance 3/4 round each other LSh to face partners in line up/down set

29-32 3s+1s 3/4 turn partners RH to sidelines & 2s+3s+1s set


MAXWELL'S RANT  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) David Rutherford  RSCDS Bk 18

1- 8 1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides

9-16 1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on own sides

17-24 1s cross RH, cast to 2nd place & dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s

25-32 1s dance down between the 3s, cast up to 2nd place & 2s+1s+3s turn partners RH


JEAN MARTIN OF ABERDEEN  (S3x32)  3C set Muriel A Johnstone  3 Dances 2006

1- 8 1s turn RH & cast 1 pl, all circle 6H round 3/4 way to left & end in lines of 3 across (Ladies face down & Men up)

9-16 All set & change places with partner RH, all circle 6H round 3/4 way to left & end in middle facing up.  3 1 2

17-24 All dance Allemande. 2 1 3

25-32 1s+3s (bottom 2 couples) dance the Bourrel to end 2 3 1 : -

`1M+3L set advg, 3/4 turn 2H & twirl to end BtoB (up/down middle L facing up & M down) while 1L+3M chase anticl'wise 1/2 way to face prtnr

`1s+3s set to partners & turn 2H to own sides having changed places


SHIFTIN' BOBBINS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Clowes  Ormskirk 6

1- 8 1s cross RH to double triangle position with 2s+3s & set, 1s cast up to top & dance down until they are between 2s & 3s

9-16 1L dances RH across with 2M+3M while 1M dances LH across with 2L+3L, 1s followed by 2s+3s dance down centre

17-24 3s followed by 2s+1s dance up & 3s+2s cast down to places, 1L dances LH across with 2M+3M while 1M dances RH across with 2L+3L

25-32 1s dance up to top & cast down to 2nd place opposite side, 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 around 2s to end in 2nd place on own sides



So come and see the Scottish Dancing every Thursday night at Waring Green, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, handy for Calderdale, Kirklees and Bradford.