Galashiels Burns Club

The official website of the Galashiels Burns Club

Founded: 1908Federation No: 187


     It ne'er was wealth, it ne'er was wealth,
     That coft contentment, peace, or pleasure;
     The bands and bliss o'mutual love,
     O that's the chiefest warld's treasure.
     Braw, Braw Lads
(Braw Lads o' Gala Water)

 
**  LATEST  **    TICKETS are now on sale for the 2017 Annual Burns Supper, which takes place in the Volunteer Hall on
Friday, January 27

The Committee has been working hard during the course of the year to secure a top class list of speakers and entertainers.

Selkirk-based actor John Nichol will propose the Immortal Memory and he is joined by fellow townsman Les Millar, a former Selkirk Provost, who will provide the Toast to the Lassies.

Dave Scott, campaign director of the national charity Nil by Mouth aimed at stamping out sectarianism, will give the
Toast to the Land of Cakes Caledonia.

Raymond Hume will deliver the Vote of Thanks.

This year's singers will be Malcolm McEwan and Dr. Paul Syme supported by pianist Chris Achenbach with recitations by
John Nichol and David Sanderson.


Doors open at 6.15 pm with the formalities getting underway at 7.00 pm sharp.
Tickets are priced at 23 (includes 1 club membership) and are now available from committee members.



2016 ANNUAL SUPPER  – Report & Pictures – CLICK HERE

2014 ANNUAL CELEBRATION of SCOTS LANGUAGE and CULTURE
PRIMARY SCHOOLS COMPETITION
  – Report & Pictures – CLICK HERE



2013 CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS  – Friday 31st May, 2013 – CLICK HERE