Campaigners for rejoining EU to hold dance show in Swindon town centre

By Barrie Hudson - 24 March 2023

  • A dancer at a previous Swindon event

    A dancer at a previous Swindon event

Tomorrow - Saturday, 25 March - will see campaign group Swindon for Europe perform its Dance Europa show in the Parade.

  • Rehearsing for the show

    Rehearsing for the show

There will be two performances at the location near Swindon Community Hub and Wilko, starting at 2pm.
The Swindon show is one of more than 30 being staged by similar groups throughout the country to mark National Day of Rejoin.
A Swindon for Europe spokesperson said: "Come find us to see the spectacle as we claim the space with the joy of dance itself!
"With the gestures of Spain, Ballet, Italo-Disco, French Cafe, CanCan, German robotics, Irish, English Morris and Hornpipe, Greek, Balkan and Street BreakDance/EuroFolkDance Electro'll even get the chance to try a few steps yourself!
"Between the two shows we'll create a fun party atmosphere and hold an open mic session, with warmth of spirit, for for anyone who wants to speak.
"Afterwards we'll perform our second set of 'Dance Europa!'. Then we'll all go for coffee and cakes in the Hub!"
Rehearsals and interviews with some of the dancers can be seen at and, and information about National Day for Rejoin can be found at
National campaign spokesperson Peter Benson said: "This is an opportunity for activists to talk with members of the public right across the UK and display EU flags and banners everywhere we go . 
"We will also be actively promoting the second national rejoin march and rally which is Scheduled for London in September this year.
"An announcement on the date is due soon. There are also events in between, such as activity at Eurovision in Liverpool."

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