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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

Easter 2024 The Midland Area of the Folk Group are hosting the 2024 Easter meet at TDMS (The DeMonfort School) in Evesham, starting on Friday 29th March and running through to Wednesday… more
Chippenham Folk Festival We will be holding our usual meet at Lacock next year starting on Friday 24th May. This is a quiet site and convenient for visiting the Chippenham Folk Festival. Details… more
Our Programme for 2024 Melanie and Paul have been very busy putting together an exciting camping calendar for us to enjoy in 2024.  The details are on our website ( If you would like… more


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

Next event

Our next meet is our Christmas Party at
starting on Friday 1st December.

Advance booking is required for this meet.

Our meets 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.