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Sign the petition to save St. Margaret's Chuch, Dalry.

St. Margaret's Parish Church, Dalry The church is the focal point of the town.
"Save Dalry St Margaret's"
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Medallion Found

Do you know, or are related to, this person?
Medal found in Liverpool, 2022.
I&DJL, possibly Irvine and District Juvenile League?
1932-33, Dalry Bluebell, D. Paton.
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Local Events of Interest

Sunday, 26th May -
Dalry Gala Day

Postponed due to weather

Tuesday, 28th May -
The History of Beith Furniture
Beith Townhouse, 2:00pm

Thursday, 6th June -
Dalry Community Centre AGM - 6pm

Saturday, 8th June - Dalry Show
Dalry Show
Sunday, 23rd June - Skirt The Skeith Run

Sunday, 30th June -
Club Trip to Annandale Distillery and Dumfries

12th - 14th July - Dalry Folk Festival

Dalry Community Garden
Dalry Community Garden Times

Summer opening times from 1st May.

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Burns related events in Ayrshire/online

RBWF Burns Mural

Robert Burns World Federation

Friday, 31st May - 7:30pm
Wellwood Centre, Irvine

Goodbye Meadowhead

Goodbye Meadowhead

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Saturday, 1st June
Primary School Competition
Venue: Clydeview Academy,
Burnside Road, Gourock, PA19 1UX.

Able to volunteer?
Contact: Beth

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Young Writers Competition

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Would you like to volunteer on one of the RBWF sub-committees?

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New May 2024 Edition (68) of The Vision
The Vision

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Jim Thompson's talk on Willie Fisher -

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Upcoming events at the Burns Birthplace Museum -

Free highlight talks will continue at the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Alloway
after the Summer Break.
Usually WEDNESDAYS, 2.30pm to 3.30pm in the Robertson Room
at the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum.
*** Please note the variations in time for Saturday events ***
Booking on Eventbrite is advised. Any unreserved places on the day
will be allocated on a first come first served basis -

Birthplace Museum (and scrolling down)

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RBWF Schools' Competitions over the conference weekend.
13-15th September, 2024
Riverside Lodge, Irvine

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Other events

Burns Ukrainian translations donated to Mitchell Library

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Founder Andrew Crawford's First Edition
First Edition
now on display at
Innerpeffray Library

Short talk about the copy

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Ellisland Trust
Opening Times:
Wednesday - Saturday, 11am - 4pm
Ellisland Trust members for free

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Book Auld Acquaintance Cottage near Ellisland
Picture 1 of the cottage's rooms Picture 2 of the cottage's rooms
Unique opportunity to stay on the site of the 18th century farm

Free Schools programme being extended
Contact: Ellisland

Looking for a day out?
In the footsteps of Burns

Planned Vision for Ellisland Farm

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Relating to Scotland

The Whithorn Way
13 sections, including:
Lochwinnoch to Kilwinning


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American-Scottish Foundation

ASF-Scots-In-US on Facebook

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Ellisland is now a video game!
in Minecraft
Read/Listen and interact with Rabbie and Jean in Scots
Ellisland in Minecraft

Hilltap Toon CD - available from The Owl Tree, Main St.

Gift Aid
helps the club by allowing us to reclaim tax from HMRC -
Please contact the Treasurer.

Contact details/E-mail addresses - please contact the Secretary to update.

Club ties are now available in four attractive shades:
navy, wine, grey and sea trout.

Social Media Policy: Social Media.

Safeguarding Policy: Safeguarding.

Club Accounts 2023: Accounts 2022-23.

Club Accounts 2024: Accounts 2023-24.

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Alexander "Sanny" Boyd Diaries


In Our Time - Robert Burns
Melvyn Bragg with Robert Crawford, Fiona Stafford and Murray Pittock


Hugh McTaggart Archive


The Club is supporting Karen Warren's publication
"The South West Scotland Collection"

More Information

The Club is supporting the production of a
CD of Burns songs by The Scottish Culture Society of Estonia

RBWF next
RBBM next
Ellisland next
American-Scottish Foundation


CD Now Available - Cost £5


28th March, 2024

Office Bearers:
Chairman: Frazer McLellan
Croupier: Alister Sim
I. P. Chairman: Robert Strahorn Snr.
Treasurer: David Park
Secretary: Alister Sim

Elective Committee Members:
Jim Alcroft, James Clark,
Jack Cruickshanks, Phillip Gray,
Alan Harkins, David Henderson,
John Hodgart, James Hodge,
Daniel McInnes, Gus McLafferty,
Lindsay Paterson, William Wallace.

Co-opted Members:
Armour Hamilton, Jamie Houston,
Gordon Walker.

Senior Member (longest serving):
Peter Good
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