The Light-Hearted Dance Weekends
Hotel Piccadilly, Bournemouth. 16th - 18th Jan 2009
Leaders - John & Hilary Turner.
Guest Caller - Lynne Render,
Musicians - Eddy Jay & Fiona Barrow (The Bristol Players).
From our questionnaire: some of the questions & just a few of our customer's responses.
We had 33 (66%) questionnaires returned out of a possible 50.
- Question - Would you recommend our weekends to your friends?
- 'All' responses to our questionnaire said 'Yes', - including:
- 'Yes, but would hesitate to advertise you at the expense of my not being accepted' - Marjorie Rieser, Hailsham, E Sussex.
- Question - Please comment on the dance programme.
- 'As last year, great mix' - Jill Alderslade, Kingskerswell, Devon.
- 'A very good combination'. - Bob & Liz Ellis, Wellington, Somerset.
- 'A good variety. Impressed with sword dance, 24 interlocking swords. Well done Chris Turner'. - name witheld.
- Question - Is the Weekend good value for money?
- b) Artist & Dance Programme? - 'All' said 'Yes'.
- a) Hotel? - 'All except one ' said 'Yes'.
- Question - What can we do to improve our performance?
- 'Can't think how'. - Carol & Ted Hewson, Wallington, Surrey
- 'Not too much - Fire eating perhaps!'. - Beryl Jukes, Cambourne, Cornwall
- 'Quite honestly I cannot suggest anything you could or should do differently.'. - Bill Thorne, Stevenage, Herts
- Question - What attracted you to this weekend: Location?, Callers?, Musicians?, Hotel?, Time of Year?, Organisers?.
- 'Everything - including good friends, dancing & fun.' - Jenny Tuck, Tadley, Hants.
- 'Location, Callers, Hotel, Time of year & the Friendliness of the other dancers.' - David Seedhouse, Dudley, W Midands.
- 'Location, & Organisers.' - Lorraine Morgan, Hitchin, Herts.
- 'Reputation is very high.' - Ian & Sharon Mateer, Swanage, Dorset.
- Other comments from Guests:
- 'Best weekend ever'. - John & Wendy Broom, Sidbury, Devon.
- 'Many thanks for such an enjoyable weekend, a new one for us. Hope we get in in 2010'. - Bob & Liz Ellis, Wellington, Somerset.
- 'We had a brilliant weekend, lots of smiling happy faces throughout'. - Beryl Hartley & Martyn Bidgood, Sussex.