Greenock Burns Club Blog

2013 – Annual Celebration

On the evening of Friday 25 January, 2013, the members of the The Mother Club held their 211th Annual Celebration, held within the tontine hotel, Greenock. The atrocious weather did not deter the members...

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2012 – St. Andrews Night

Saturday 1 December 2012 Venue: Tontine Hotel, Greenock Our Saint Andrew’s Night was supported by a large number of members and guests, who proved to be a very appreciative audience – enjoying a meticulously...

2012 – November “Bothy Night”

The President, Iain Skene welcomed all members and guests to the “Bothy Night”. He then introduced members of the Great Scot Theatre Group, who performed a new innovative piece of theatre – “Love and...

2012 – Greenock Burns Club Seminar

Following his visit to Greenock Burns Club in May, 2011, Professor G. Ross Roy kept his promise to return by accepting our invitation to be the principal guest speaker at our Seminar which was...

2012 – Annual Celebration

The Annual Celebration commenced with the main guests being ceremonially paraded to the top table by Club Piper, Mr Ian White. The President, Mrs Margaret Dickson, gave a warm welcome to all members and...

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2011 – Annual Celebration

The Toast to the Immortal Memory of Robert Burns was proposed by Jack Glennie, Past President, a speaker of international renown. It is the normal custom for the principal speaker at the Greenock Burns...