Exeter Milonga
Coming Dates
4 Sept - Topsham
18 Sept - Topsham
2 October - Topsham
16 October - Topsham
20 November - Longdown

Next one coming:
Saturday 20 of November 2021 (8pm - 11:45 pm)
Venue, Longdown Village Hall
please read our Covid Safety Guidelines

Book in Advance , Not Partner needed [click Here]
Limited availability to ensure enough space

Venue: Longdown Hall, Chapel Hill,, Longdown, Devon EX6 7SN

A lovely light airy venue with sprung wooden floor, licensed bar and plenty of parking. Just 5-10 minutes from the centre of Exeter and easy access from A30 / M5 / A38

Parking, the venue has a very large car park

Time : 8:00 to 11:45
Price: £12 p.p. (for those who is too much, Please pay only £10)
DJ: Fernando or Stania

Drinks & Snacks
You are welcome to bring your own. We hope to be able to provide water, tea, coffee, however all will be serve by yourself at your own risk.
Sadly we won't be offering any snacks to reduce risks.

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Covid Safety Guidelines, we will used the NHS Covid Pass or equivalent

After long thought, we decided to stay on the safe side. We are aware that some of you might not agree, however I hope you understand as an organiser I rather be cautious and offer a safer place for all the participants.

To enter, all participants will need to be at least one of the following options

Fully vaccinated (2 dosis)
Natural immunity after having Covid19
A recent negative PCR test (done within 48 hrs before event)
A recent negative rapid lateral flow test (done within 48 hrs before event)

Important, under non circumstances we will keep records of the proof you show us. You simple need to show it at arrival when you access the venue.

As proof, when you come to the event, you will show us either an

- NHS Covid Pass on your phone or a printed Pdf.
- Vaccination Card (given to you when you had the vaccine)
- A rapid lateral flow test showing negative result (please do this within 48hrs)

NHS Covid Pass
This is a way to get proof of any the above criteria without disclosing which one, and it is valid for 48hrs

• This can be obtained online at https://covid-status.service.nhsx.nhs.uk/
At the end it give you the option download the pdf or send to your mobile device.

• If you have installed the NHS app (not the NHS covid app) on your phone and registered using you NHS number, then your immunity status will be shown on there. If you then register any covid test results via the NHS system, they too will be logged on the app.

• If you don't have both vaccines and you would use a lateral flow test, you would need to do it with 48hr before the event, add the result online. then you would get a "Covid Pass" to show us at the event

Further Guidelines

- If you feel unwell, or have been in direct contact with someone who has tested positive (even if you are vaccinated) please stay at home, we will offer more milongas soon
- Each of us need to asses the level of risk exposure we would like take - it is our own responsibility.
- We will limit the numbers, to ensure that there is enough space, so everyone will book in advance (No partner needed)
- We will keep windows open for ventilation, even if gets a bit chilly
- Everyone is welcome and free to dance with who you wish
- Some may prefer to only dance with their own partner and keep social distance from others
- Some may prefer to dance with a few people only.
- Please respect each others' choices, and do not get offended if someone only dances with selected people.
- It might be handy to keep a kind of track with who you dance with
- Masks will be optional
- Please bring your own hand sanitiser.
- You are welcome to bring your own drinks, snacks and we will try to have water, tea, coffee available however at your own risk.
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Venue: Mathews Hall, Topsham
90a Fore St, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0HF

A lovely venue, recently refurbish. Just 15 minutes from the centre of Exeter and easy access from A30 / M5 / A38
Parking: There is car park next to the hall, some the street or alternative there is more parking outside train station that it is 5 min walk from the hall

Time : 8:00 to 11:30
Price: £12 p.p. (for those who is too much, Please pay only £10)
DJ: Fernando or Stania

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Venue
Alphington Village Hall, Ide Lane , Alphington, Exeter, EX2 8UP

A lovely venue, recently refurbish, with some parking at the rear and plenty of street parking near by . Just 10 minutes from the centre of Exeter and easy access from A30 / M5 / A38
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We are brining it to You, where ever you are!

Next Milonga: Date to be announced soon (8pm - 11 pm)
More dates for 2021 to be announce soon

Register Now: [click here]
(so we have sense of number attending)

  • 20:00-20:15 Welcoming & time to talk with others
  • 20:15 till 23:00 Milonga online (Music and chat by typing

Facebook
  • Join the Event on FB [click here]
  • Join the New FB Group Exeter Milonga [click here]

Our thoughts
It has been a year since our last milonga (crazy) and now, embracing the current times, we will offer an online edition.

We all know that the milonga is place where we dance and socialise, meet and make friends… while meeting in a venue is not possible, still we could enjoy some of the other aspect, chat socialise listen to music and maybe some of us dance a bit, all from your home.

The Dj will play music, (suggestion are welcome) in tandas of 3 and cortinas, like in the milonga, and zoom offers the option to chat, see each other, while listen to good quality sound music.

You just need a computer or a tablet or phone and access to internet.

Ways to Support us
The event is Free and if you wish and able, donations are welcome via
https://paypal.me/fernandotango or Bank Transfer, the detail you will get them once you register.

Support us in other ways will be very appreciated
- tell you friend and or share the event on FB!
- join our New Facebook Group for the milonga
https://www.facebook.com/groups/exetermilonga

NEW to a Milonga online?
give it a try! you will be able to see friends and make new friends, listen to fab music, and if you have space even dance to music as you listen in the milonga.



Dates for 2020

The milonga is CLOSED to help reduce the spread of COV19.
Hope to see again when all this is over



Next milonga will be on Saturday 29th of February 2020 ( 7pm - 12 am)


for all coming milongas check the calendar

Venue
Longdown Hall, Chapel Hill,, Longdown, Devon EX6 7SN

A lovely light airy venue with sprung wooden floor, licensed bar and plenty of parking. Just 5-10 minutes from the centre of Exeter and easy access from A30 / M5 / A38
And when the weather is sunny there is a nice picnic area.

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Saturday
Time : 7:00 to 12:00 (5 hrs of Dancing)
Price: £10
No need to Book - drop in and pay at the door.

DJ
Fernando or Stania

Drinks & Snacks
We provide some snacks, nibbles, hot and cold drinks, or you can order drinks from the Bar.

More Food!
You are welcome to bring food along for dinner, or there is a pub in the village the Lamb Inn. You can drive to Exeter centre, will take 5 min or to the Sainsbury

Feed back after the Milonga from a fellow dancer
"...Well done !! a really excellent Milonga! We really enjoyed your DJing (most important thing for me) along with a very fun crowd.
What more do we need? Anyway I just wanted to say a big thank you for a very inspiring and refreshing night of dancing (on our doorstep).
You created something very special!..: Rob.

Getting There
The Hall it is located 2 miles outside Exeter, off the A30, near the M5.
coming from the north, when M5 merge to A30, follow signs to Bodmin/Okehampton , take the ramp to A377 Exeter/Crediton , at the round about take the first Exit, at the T junction turn left into Tedburn B3212 , follow on B3212 until you reach the village. Locate the Lamb Inn opposite the garage and turn up (right) the turning next to the pub, called Chapel Hill. Continue on for about a quarter of a mile and the hall will be on the left, immediately after the last of the dwellings on the left.

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