Greenock Burns Club Blog

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...

2016 – Annual General Meeting

On Thursday 28 April, 2016, The Mother Club held it’s Annual General Meeting. President Christine MacLeod welcomed all present, thereafter Margaret Dickson, Hon. Secretary, noted Apologies for Absence. A moments silence was then observed...

2016 – Inverclyde Burns Youth Festival

The 29th Annual Inverclyde Burns Youth Festival was held in Ardgowan Primary School, Greenock on Saturday 19th March, 2016. The Festival welcomed Guests – Councillor Robert Moran, Provost of Inverclyde, Mrs Wilma Bain, Corporate...

2016 – 28th Inverclyde Secondary School Burns Supper

The 28th Inverclyde Secondary Schools Burns Supper was held on the evening of Thursday 24th February, 2016, when family and friends gathered at Craigmarloch School for this special evening, which showcases the talents of...

2016 – PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN’S COMPETITION

Venue:   Ardgowan  Primary School, Greenock Date:      Saturday 19th March, 2016 Starts:    1.00pm The School will open at 12 noon.  Registration from 12.15pm The Competition has seven sections: 1. Primary 4/5 Individual Recitation – Any...

2016 – Annual Celebration

The Greenock Burns Club held their 214th Annual Celebration on Monday 25th January, 2016, within the Tontine Hotel, Greenock. The top table guests were piped into the room by Billy McCready, Past President. The...

2015 – St. Andrews’ Night

On the evening of Saturday 28 November, 2015, the members and their guests gathered at the Tontine Hotel, Greenock for the Annual St. Andrews Night Celebration. Club President Christine MacLeod welcomed everyone. Thereafter, we all...