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 Kelso Civic Week 2008 Programme of Events - at a Glance , Scottish Borders

Kelso Civic Week 2008 Programme of Events - at a Glance

Kelso Civic Week 2008 at a Glance

Saturday 12th July

Civic Week Tennis Challenge at Orchard Park from 10am

Senior Five-a-side Football at Woodside Park at 1pm

Sunday 13th July

Family Day at Shedden Park from 1pm to 4pm.

Sponsored Bike Race leaves from Springwood Caravan Park entrance.
Start 10.30am.
Registration at Abbey Row Centre before 9.45am.

Inaugural Fun Run leaving from Mayfield Riverside Car Park at 12.30pm.

Open quoiting competition at Shedden Park Family Day at 1.30pm

Laying of Wreath at War Memorial at 6pm followed by
United Church Service in St Andrews Church at 6.30pm.

Monday 14th July

Children’s Pet Show opened at 1.30pm by the Kelso Laddie in the Tait Hall.

Art Exhibition opens at 3pm in Town Hall.

Ride to Roxburgh, Heiton and Springwood leaves The Knowes at 4.15pm

Gymkhana Show Jumping at Springwood at 7.30pm Approx.

Dance at Heiton commencing at 10pm

Quiz Night at The Waggon Inn. 10pm start.

Tuesday 15th July

Art Exhibition in Kelso Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm

Active Primaries 'Multi Fun' Sports,for P1-P7 pupils, at Kelso High School Games Hall 10am to 12noon.

Ride to Stichill, Hume and Ednam (Kids Scramble)leaving from Springwood Car Park at 4pm

Final of Men’s and Women’s Darts competitions in the Royal British Legion at 7.30pm

Riders Social at Royal British Legion - 10.30pm till Late

Wednesday 16th July

Children’s sports in Poynder Park at 1.30pm

Baby Show at Kelso Rugby Club at 2pm prompt

Installation of the Kelso Laddie and Colour Bussing in The Square at 7pm

Torchlight Procession leaves Mayfield at 11pm (Torches on sale in The Knowes from 10.30pm)

Fireworks Display at The Cobby starting at 11.15pm

Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm


Thursday 17th July

Children’s Fancy Dress in the Tait Hall 1.30pm – 4pm

Ride to Floors Castle leaving The Knowes at 4.30pm.
Judging of the Horses.

Cycle Fun Run to Floors Castle leaving The Knowes at 4.30pm

Grand Civic Week Ball in Springwood Park Function Suite, Springwood Park from 8.30pm to 4.30am.

Final of Pool Competition in Red Lion at 8pm

Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm


Friday 18th July

Grand Swimming Gala, Kelso Swimming Pool at 1.30pm

Whipman’s Ride leaving The Knowes at 5.40pm.

Horse Racing (Friarshaugh) at 7pm

Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm


Saturday 19th July

Kelso Laddie and his supporters will leave Kelso Racecourse at 8am, and The Square at 8.30am to carry out the official ride to Yetholm, returning to The Square at 4.45pm

Fancy Dress Procession leaves Tait Hall at 7pm

Presentation of cups and return of Kelso Standard at conclusion of the procession in The Square

Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 4pm.


For further details contact:
RT Allan on 01573 224756

Full Details of all events with rules, categories, entry requirements, routes etc are to be found in the Official Souvenir Programme (£2.50) which is available from local newsagents and Hector Innes (Photographer).

Kelso Civic Week 2008 Programme of Events - at a Glance , Scotland


 
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