Category Archives: News

Gathering of the Clans – 20th October, 7.45pm

On the night of the Gathering of the Clans, 8th September, and as our Council members and others were preparing the Hall for the ‘Gathering of the Clans’, the news of the death of The Queen filtered through. Several members, who were intending to come to the ceilidh, sent word that they felt it would… Read More »

Bournemouth Cornish Association Annual Dinner on Saturday, 15th October.

The Bournemouth Cornish association is holding its 101st Dinner at the Ocean Beach Hotel and Spa, 32 East Overcliff Drive, Boscombe, Bournemouth, BH1 3AQ, on Saturday 15th October 2022 at 6.30 for 7.30pm Mr Michael Mansfield writes “We hope that many of the Bournemouth Caledonian Society may be able to support us once again” Dinner… Read More »

Society Outing & walk -Tyneham Village

“Hi folks. I hope you agree we all had a fabulous day. Awe-inspiring scenery, great weather and super convivial company. Thanks to all for coming. A memorable day in part of Dorset’s most beautiful coast” – Paul Woods Photos to view here updated 19/8/22

The Rose Dance & Ceilidh, May 2022

The Dance and Ceilidh on 26th May was well attended and a highly enjoyable and fun evening. A ‘bring and share’ buffet provided a lovely choice of food at the interval; leisurely eaten whilst celebrating the end of the season in conversation and laughter. Between the dancing, Norah and Marion entertained us with poems and… Read More »

The Society’s AGM

The Society’s Annual General Meeting took place on 12 May 2022. New Officers and a Council were appointed and details of the appointments can be found by clicking into the Contact Page. The Society’s Council will now prepare a Programme for the year 2022/2023 commencing in September.

Burns Night 2022

Because of problems with Covid our Burns Night was postponed til February. — The only time in the Society’s long history that our Burns Night has not been celebrated during the month of Robert Burns’ birth. It was however a most enjoyable occasion with Member Martin Axton rendering The Immortal Memory; President Iain Campbell gave… Read More »

Burns Night Tickets

Our much anticipated Burns Night for next year will take place on Thursday 27 January 2022 6.30pm for 7.00pm…..It is a Black Tie Event and will include a Haggis Meal, Piping, Songs, the Traditional Immortal Memory Speech, the Toast to the Lassies and a Reply and Scottish Country dancing. Come and experience a traditional Burns… Read More »

11th November 2021 — Walkers and Lunchers

Paul Woods has arranged another walk concluding with lunch at the The Woolpack Inn at Sopley. It’s about 4.5miles passing close to Ripley and Bransgore. — Tuesday 16 November 2021 meeting at 10am. —- You can join for the walk or the lunch at 1pm. Please give him a ring for more details 07742 976821

Spooky Halloween!

31 October 2021 — Members of the Society enjoyed a memorable Halloween Night at The Scottish Hall on Thursday 28 October. A BIG Thank You to Jacqui Crawford-Webb for organising the Fun and Games.