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2017 – Annual St. Andrews Night Celebrations

On Saturday 25 November, 2017, the members and their guests gathered at the Tontine Hotel, Greenock for the Annual St. Andrews Night Celebration. Club President Jamie Donnelly gave a warm welcome before we sat down...

2017 Annual Church Service

2017 Annual Church Service

On Sunday 7 May, 2017, the members of The Mother Club joined the congregation at the Lyle Kirk, Greenock, for the Annual Church Service. Prior to the service the organist played various Burns songs,...

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2015 – Obituary – Dr. Harry McGilp

Dr. Harry McGilp passed away in Inverclyde Royal Hospital on Friday 4th September, 2015. His funeral was held at the Lyle kirk, Greenock on Saturday 12 September, 2015. It was very well attended by...

2014 – “The Whistle” Competition

“The Whistle – A Ballad” tells the story of a drinking competition which took place in 1683 and was won by Robert Lawrie, Baronet of Maxwellton, who was the last man standing. His prize...

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“A Scottish Evening” for Tall Ships Crew

Between Saturday, 9th July and Tuesday 12th July 2011, Greenock hosted the famous Tall Ships Race. The weather was kind to us and the sun shone. Over 100,000 visitors attended the event at the...

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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...