Category Archives: News

Changes to the original programme

For a number of reasons we have had to make numerous changes to the events at our Thursday coffee mornings. The programme for the rest of the season is on the Events page , here. Robin sent the revised programme to members and others known to the Society by email on Saturday, 3rd February. If… Read More »

Caledonian Times – December 2023

The final edition of our news sheet in 2023 is available in the Hall, can be sent to you in an email or downloaded from the Caledonian Times page. It is a brilliant reminder of all the things Christmassy that we have enjoyed together – the 262th edition! Wow! Thank you Joan: We very much… Read More »


Sunday, 31st – HOGMANAY (Ceilidh) – 7.45pm till just after midnight. (£7 per head at the door) (Please bring plated ‘finger food’, if you can, either to share or for yourself.) There will be a raffle. We look forward to this special night when we are with friends from decades past and some newcomers to… Read More »

November Caledonian Times

Thank you again to Joan Higgins for another great Caledonian Times. It was out this morning and was sent by email to members and others who join in with our activities. Printed copies are available in the Scottish Hall for a small charge just to cover printing costs. The most recent Caledonian Times (and previous… Read More »

Christmas Hamper

The Christmas Hamper, kindly donated by Jacqui, will be raffled at our Christmas Coffee morning on Saturday, 2nd December.  Raffle tickets available now from Robin. All proceeds from the raffle will go to the Maintenance of our Scottish Hall. As well as the raffle draw, there will be Christmas Carols, gifts, Tombola – all at the… Read More »

Burns Night – 25th Jan

Tickets are ON SALE NOW for BURNS NIGHT on 25th January – £25 per headTickets need to be purchased in advance from our treasurer, Robin Searle.See Burns Night page for details. posted 13/11/23

Thursday, 2nd November

The Coffee Morning tomorrow has been cancelled due to the weather warnings of strong winds and heavy rain forecast for that morning. Maisie emailed members, and others that we know, early this morning with the thought that it would be wiser not to meet tomorrow morning because of the possible impact that the weather may… Read More »

Autumn Ceilidh

We hope you can make it to our Autumn Ceilidh on Thursday, 26th October starting at 7.45pm and finishing at 10pm. There will be a raffle at the Ceilidh so any donations of raffle prizes will be most welcome! All welcome to join us for a great evening of entertainment, social dancing, some Scottish Country Dancing and… Read More »

October Caledonian Times

OUT NOW! the 259th edition of the Caledonian Times produced by Joan Higgins. Thank you, Joan and also all the members who contributed items for inclusion in this October edition. See it on the Caledonian Times page or download a copy to print. This monthly publication is also available from The Scottish Hall on Monday… Read More »

Thursday mornings

Join us on Thursdays, 10.30am till 12 noon at our coffee mornings, alongside, on some mornings, entertainment, games, quizes, ‘fitness & fun'(for all abilities) and card-making. See programme here. Never been before? If it is your first time at one of our regular events, you will not be asked to pay anything; whether you come… Read More »