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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

Vacancies on the Committee The May Day meet at Wildhern includes our AGM where we elect our Committee for the following year. We are in need of people to join the committee, so please… more
Our Programme for 2022 We have a total of 7 meets booked for this year – including a May Day weekend at Wildhern, a visit to Kilima Farm for the Chippenham Folk Festival and… more
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


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

Next event

Our next meet is at Lacock starting on Thursday 26th May. This is a convenient base for visiting the Chippenham Folk Festival.

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.