The official website of the Welsh Folk Dance Society

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

Welcome

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

e-mail: secretary@dawnsio.cymru / membership

On with the dance!

News

Blwyddyn Newydd Dda / Happy New Year!

Best wishes to you all at the beginning of a new decade! You may have made a resolution to exercise more… wel remember that folk dancing is an excellent way to keep fit and it’s also a lovely way to make friends. Details of your local dance team can be found here: https://dawnsio.cymru/teams/ You will

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Platinum Party

PARTI PLATINWM/ PLATINUM PARTY The platinum party celebrations were a special event in our society’s history. During the weekend of October 25th to 27th, there was an opportunity to enjoy a quiz night; massed dancing at the newly refurbished St. Fagan National Museum of History;  socialise at the gala dinner and ‘twmpath’ and lastly, on

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Dawns ‘Y filltir sgwâr’ – ‘The square mile’ dance

GŴYL CERDD DANT 2019 The dance “The Square Mile“, for the “Over 16s” competition has now been published by the Society as a pamphlet. It is square dance, as it so happens, consisting of 4 parts, composed by Mavis Williams Roberts in memory of Dai Williams, Tawerin.  The tune has been composed by Eirlys Phillips,

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1 week ago
Ydych chi rhwng 11-25 oed? Awydd dysgu clocsio? Dewch i ymuno ag Aelwyd Sycharth am 5pm yn Neuadd Llansilin.
Are you between 11-25? Fancy learning how to clog dance? Come join Aelwyd Sycharth. Starts this Sunday at 5 in Llansilin Hall. @UrddMaldwyn @MenterMaldwyn https://t.co/Alu2D6CWtx
DawnsioGwerin photo