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By Sara White | Oct 24, 2017

Weekly newsletter Follow the link for Sara’s latest newsletter – it’s full of stuff you don’t want to miss! And this week it’s all about Crystal Blues… coming up fast!   Take me to the newsletter!

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Coming Soon!

By Sara White | Aug 24, 2017

There’s lots of events coming up.. take a look at our Event Gallery and find out more (and book) on our Events Calendar Save Save Save Save Save Save

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Crystal Blues… Soooo much to look forward to!

By Sara White | Jul 31, 2017

With Crystal Blues less than three months away, the excitement at BluesNites HQ is building! The Crystal Blues Challenge began in 2010 – and it’s been getting bigger and better every year.  That said, we have never lost sight of our roots. Our aim is the same now as it has always been – to…

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Thought bubbles…

By Sara White | Apr 24, 2017

  I’m being nudged/nagged/encouraged by those closest to me to get back to blog writing.  I seem to have lost my way with words lately. So to get me re-started I think I’ll just put down a few of those little thought bubbles I have.  The things I feel, but don’t always say… As your…

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The Skipton Retreat Picture Quiz

By Sara White | Mar 14, 2017

At our 2017 Yorkshire Blues Retreat in Skipton, we asked each of the tables at our Black Tie Banquet to create a representation of a film, a TV programme, a song, a book…. …and now all you have to do is to guess what it is. The prize for the one who gets the most…

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Yorkshire Blues Retreat programme

By Sara White | Mar 6, 2017

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Our 2016

By Sara White | Dec 31, 2016

  What a wild and wonderful year it has been… 2016 started with a celebration of 10 years of Sara White’s Jive and Blues Nites.. Wow!  What a journey it has been!!   So now, as we head into the New Year, it seems like a good time to reflect on what we got up…

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Crystal Blues 2016

By Sara White | Nov 2, 2016

So here I am in Lanzarote, enjoying some recovery time with my Mummy Wendy, and finally I think I can structure some thoughts about the epicness that was Crystal Blues Challenge – 2016!… Anyone who was there will already know that the competition aspect of this competition weekend is only one small part of it.…

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The Blues Retreats

By Sara White | Aug 12, 2016

Some musings on our Blues Retreats. . . . We ran our first ever Blues Retreat in 2012, and since then we’ve run ten of them, each getting bigger and better… and I thought today that it’s worth reflecting on what makes the Blues Retreats so good… There are many varied and good quality dance…

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Dance Addiction

By Sara White | Mar 30, 2016

I recently attended a lecture by Mark Griffiths, Professor of Behavioural Addiction at Nottingham Trent University who has studied addiction for over 30 years.  I was very interested to hear him talking about his latest study on Dance Addiction and so followed up the lecture by reading the report of his study. Some of the…

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