The official website of the Welsh Folk Dance Society

An organisation which supports, maintains and extends Welsh traditional dancing
throughout Wales and the world


to our website, your main port-of-call for our publications archives and much more...

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So keep in touch and let us dance with a spring in our step.

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On with the dance!


Grant to support and develop

The Welsh Folk Dance Society are keen to support all traditional folk dance groups and help ensure our traditions continue to thrive. One means of doing so is by offering a support and development grant. Further details and guidance are available below. If the details apply to your team please e-mail to obtain the

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With more musicians than you could count on both hands and a foot, and over 60 dancers, Dawnswyr Gwerin Pen-y-Fai (Pen-y-Fai Welsh Folk Dancers) celebrated their 50thanniversary with a magnificent dinner dance at the Heronston Hotel, Bridgend on Saturday June 11th. And thanks to the National Lottery Community fund they were able to celebrate in

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Digon o hwyl yn Cwlwm Celtaidd ddoe! Rhaglen isod - beth am alw draw heddiw os oes cyfle? - Cwlwm Celtaidd festival was in full swing yesterday! See the attached programme to see what’s on today #cwlwmceltaidd #porthcawl #folk #gwerin DawnsioGwerin photo
Newyddion - News!
Gwyl Hydref @AberystwythBandstand 15-10-2022.
Croesawir dawnswyr, cerddorion a gwylwyr 😊
Dancers, musicians and spectators all welcome 😊
DawnsioGwerin photo