Originating in Harlem New York, swing not only refers to that toe tapping rhythm within many forms of Jazz music, but is also a term given to a collection of the most fantastic partner and solo dances including the Lindy Hop and the Charleston. The vibrance of the jazz and swing era of the 1920s to 40s continues to exist in Leeds, the UK and beyond within the ever expanding network of swing dance enthusiasts who promote its revival.
So, it's time to repay the favour. Over Valentine's weekend SwingSoc will invade the peaceful city of Nottingham and fill it fun, dancing and debauchery. ...