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2020 – Burns Symposium

Saturday the 14th of March, 2020 saw The Greenock Burns Club (The Mother Club) hold a seminar in the newly-refurbished and award-nominated Watt Institution in Greenock’s west-end. President Alan D Beck, in one of...

2019 – Jean Armour Trust in Mauchline

On Saturday, May 24th I had the pleasure of representing Greenock Burns Club (The Mother Club) at the official opening of the new seating area for the residents of the Jean Armour Homes Trust...

2017 RABC Wreath-laying Ceremony @ Paisley

On Thursday 20 July 2017, in glorious sunshine,  a good number of members attended the Renfrewshire Association of Burns Clubs Wreath-laying ceremony at impressive Fountain Gardens, Paisley. President Arthur Boyle of the RABC delivered a lovely service,...

2016 – Coffee Morning

The Mother Club held their annual Coffee morning on Saturday 15th October, 2016 within the Greenock Town Hall. The Coffee morning was declared open by Councillor Robert Moran, Provost of Inverclyde, who praised The Mother...

2016 – Summer Outing to Dumfries House

On Saturday 4th June, 2016, members of The Mother Club went on the Annual Summer Outing, accompanied by friends from The Poosy Nancy’s Burns Club, Skelmorlie. The destination was Dumfries House in East Ayrshire....

2016 – RBWF Lasses Lunch 2016

The Lasses of Greenock Burns Club were delighted and honoured to host the Robert Burns World Federation Lasses Lunch on Sunday 15th May 2016 in the Tontine Hotel, Greenock. Immediate President Christine MacLeod of...

2016 – “Address To A Haggis” Competition

While the ladies were enjoying their afternoon at the Lasses Lunch, the others were busy in another part of the tontine Hotel for the annual RBWF “Address To A Haggis” competition, sponsored by the...

Annual Church Service at Lyle Kirk Greenock

I has been a tradition for members of The Mother Club to join the congregation of the Lyle Kirk, Greenock, in worship during the month of May each year. This is in memory of...