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This is the Wessex Area of the Folk Dance & Song Group, a special interest section of The Camping and Caravanning Club . Our members are people of all ages who enjoy folk music, singing, dancing, crafts, or simply camping and caravanning.

The group meets regularly in a range of locations throughout Wessex (Berkshire, Dorset, Hampshire and Wiltshire), usually over a weekend.

Latest News

New Phone Number We recently changed our mobile phone number. To contact the stewards regarding a particular meet you should call them on 07340 248 577. If you don't get an answer then… more
Autumn Gather 2021 The Autumn Gather 2021 is moving to a new location. It will now be held from 23rd to 27th September at Linden Top, Rutland Water, Rutland, Leicestershire. Directions will be… more
Wessex Forum We have a new online discussion forum on our website, which gives you the opportunity to share with fellow members your experiences and thoughts on our group and our meets,… more
AGM & Members Meeting 2021 – Update The Annual General Meeting and Members Meeting for 2021 was held on Saturday 17th April at 2PM. Considering the current pandemic, and in line with guidance from the Club, we… more


Read a summary of our recent activities, written by our Secretary (Anna).

Next event

Our next meet is at Coombe Bissett starting on Friday 30th July.

Our meets for 2021 may be changed or cancelled depending on restrictions in place for social gatherings.

Latest information is always available on our website.


For more information on the Wessex Folk Group and our activities, send us an email


Folk Dance & Song Group activities are open to all members of The Camping & Caravanning Club. If you are not already a member then visit their website for details of how to join.