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Latest Update Sunday 28th  January 2018

Annual Charity Quiz – Wednesday 18th April 2018 – 7.30pm

Our annual charity quiz will be held on the above date in the clubhouse.  As usual, the winners of the Winter Quiz Season “the Mixed Doubles’ team have kindly agreed to set the questions.   

The Charity chosen to benefit this year will be ‘Alzheimer Scotland’

  Winter Quiz – Overall Winers ‘Mixed Doubles’ Team 

The last quiz of the season was held on Wednesday 14th March.
Well done to the  overall winners  the ‘Mixed Doubles’.  

Many thanks to John McLaren and his team who once again did a fantastic job running the event.   

Rat Pack Swing Night
Saturday 10th March 8pm

We are planning another great night of entertainment and dancing!

 Dave Cairns,the Ultimate Entertainer, is one of the most rebooked acts on the circuit.

 His number one priority is that everyone has a fabulous time!

Tickets cost just £7 from Gordon Shanks or at the bar.

So don’t delay – tickets go fast as you know!


Ladies Bowling Section Annual Quiz  Update – 24th January 2018 

The Ladies Section held their Annual Quiz once again  this week.
12 teams of ladies including our own ladies section, kindred clubs and friends got their thinking caps on with Vi Maxwell posing the questions and the Ladies Committee suppling everyone with Sandwiches and homebaking at half-time.

The results were very close, but the team from Hamilton won the day and were presented with their cash prize by Quiz master Vi Maxwell.

Well done to the winners and thanks to everyone who came along and made it such an enjoyable evening.

Look forward to seeing you all again next year.



 Club members and friends are invited to join us for our Hogmanay Party.

The festivities kick of at 10.30pm and we’ll have live music to take us up to the bells and beyond.

If you would like to join in the fun, then tickets can be had as usual from Gordon Shanks or at the bar.
Tickets cost just £5.  






Christmas Cabaret Night – Saturday 16th December

 Our sell-out ‘Christmas Cabaret’ saw an excellent night’s entertainment from a very versatile performer – Gerry Anderson – who entertained us with a wide selection of all time favourites and artists.

Everyone was in festive mood and there was a special free hamper raffle – won by the birthday boy himself – John McLaren.

Thanks to Gordon Shanks for all his hard work in organising the events this year and to John and Netta Rennix for their excellent work decorating the Club for Christmas, as they do every year!


Saturday 25th November – Ceilidh Night
Fantastic Night!

Over 90 Club Members and friends enjoyed a great night’s entertainment this weekend.  The night  kicked off with a free drink for everyone and the Piper playing  to welcome everyone in.  The Louden Ceilidh Band then got everyone on the floor for The Gay Gordons, followed by many old favourites including The Dashing White Sergeant,  Strip the Willow, Virginia Reel and many more.  
There followed some traditional fayre with Haggis Balls, Blackpudding and Cheese and Biscuits to fortify everyone.
The Piper entertained us during the break with a short set-piece, then it was off again.

Congratulations to our two ‘best dressed’ prizewinners – Anne Marie Thomson and John Manderson !

Thanks to everyone who came and made it such a great evening and many thanks to Gordon Shanks our Entairtainment Convenor and his team for all their hard work in organising the night. – Photos in the GALLERY section


Ladies Coffee Morning Success – £459 raised for Club Funds

The Ladies Bowling Section held a very successful coffee morning on Saturday 29th October.  Over 70 members and friends supported the event and enjoyed some fantastic home baking.    There was also a very popular Bottle Stall run again this year by Joe Ford and the  ‘unwanted treasures’ also proved to be very successful.
The Ladies Committe would like to thank everyone for their kind donations and wonderful baking. Your support is very much appreciated.  

 Closing Day Dance – Saturday 30th September – 8pm

All members are invited to our FREE closing night dance which will take place directly after the Gents Section Prizegiving  (7pm).
This year we will be entertained by the popular ‘ADDICTIONS’ duo. The Ayrshire based group are one of the most popular bands in the country at the moment, playing at a wide variety of events. They have a very diverse and varied set containing something for all … young and old.
 So come along and end the Season with a bang!

A raffle donation would be much appreciated.

Andy Sommers in Cabaret
Saturday 23rd September 8pm

Our next event will be an evening with singer Andy Sommers who will be entertaining us with all your favourite songs from the 50s and 60s.

Tickets are just £7 each from Gordon Shanks
(or at the bar).

 Please purchase your ticket in advance to avoid disappointment on the night.

(please note change of start time which is now 8pm)    


Kenny Rogers & Neil Diamond Tribute Night
Saturday 26th August 8pm

We are following up our last successful evening with another great Tribute Act.
Pat Cairns, winner of “Stars In Your Eyes”, is in huge demand with his top class double tribute show.   ‘Pat’s amazing deep voice and delivery are so authentic you’ll believe you are listening to the real thing’.   His tribute to Neil Diamond and Kenny Rodgers, two massive household names, has been performed all over Scotland and Europe and on many Cruise Ships,  so it should be a great night.

Tickets are just £7 each from Gordon Shanks (or at the bar).
Please purchase your ticket in advance to avoid disappointment on the night.

They are sure to sell fast. 


22nd July – 60’s/70’s Night 

Singing Duo ‘Legends’ entertained us in the Clubhouse with a fantastic range of classics from the 60’s and 70’s.  Over 70 club members and friends enjoyed a great night – more photos in the Gallery section or click here.

Can you recognise these faces?

The next Social evening will be in August  and will be a tribute night to Neil Diamond and Kenny Rogers – more information soon.

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