2012 – Robert Burns World Federation – Annual Lasses Lunch
The Lady Members of Greenock Burns Club were honoured to host the Robert Burns World Federation Lasses Lunch on Sunday 13th May, 2012 within the Tontine Hotel, Greenock.
Senior Vice President of The Mother Club, Maureen Armstrong, welcomed 141 ladies from the various Burns Clubs who had travelled many miles to be with us. A special welcome was reserved for those who had travelled as far afield as Canada and Norway.
June Forbes delivered the ‘Grace’, after which the ladies enjoyed a wonderful meal with lots of chatter.
After lunch our Guest Speaker, Miss Annabel Goldie MSP, a Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Renfrewshire, entertained us with a very interesting, informative and witty speech for which she received a well deserved standing ovation.
A great afternoon was had by all