Congratulations to all dancers who participated in the SDTA Central Scotland Highland Championship & Festival on Saturday 10th March.
Please be advised that the SDTA General Meeting, due to be held on Sunday 4th March 2018 at 2pm, has been cancelled due to the adverse weather conditions. We appreciate that many of our members travel considerable distances to attend and we therefore wish to provide adequate notice.
The Examiners’ meeting, branch meetings and lectures, also planned for Sunday, have been cancelled. Details for rescheduling will be advised ASAP.
The SDTA office remains closed until the weather conditions improve and public transport in Glasgow is operational. We apologise for any inconvenience.
It is with great sadness that we advise of the passing of Loree Martin Vellner.
Loree passed away peacefully while in hospital December 31, 2017. She was a gracious, kind, compassionate and generous lady who will be missed by all she touched. Loree, a former Life Member of the SDTA and SOBHD judges’ panel, served as ScotDance Canada’s second President, and was appointed as an Independent Member in 1998. Loree retired from her Independent Member status in 2011 and subsequently was appointed an Emeritus member of ScotDance Canada. For many years, Loree was the sole sponsor of the choreography competitions at the ScotDance Canada Championship event—a true ambassador for highland dancing within and outside of Canada. She is survived by her husband Bob, daughter Susan and son Marty.
Our thoughts are with Loree’s family at this time.
2017 World Congress Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th May – Blackpool
The British Dance Council is delighted to give details of the fantastic list of lecturers who will be featuring at the 2017 World Congress.