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Programme for Kelso Civic Week 2015

Programme for Kelso Civic Week 2015

Assuming that the programee is identical to the 2014 schedule, events will be as follows. Updates and changes will be made as soon as they are available.

Kelso Civic Week 2014 at a Glance

Saturday 11th July
Civic Week Tennis Challenge at Orchard Park from 1pm
Senior Five-a-side Football at Woodside Park at 1pm

Sunday 12th July
Family Day at Shedden Park from 1pm to 4pm.
Sponsored Bike Race leaves from entrance to Woodside Park. Start 9.30am.
Aptek Kelso Crawlers 10K Run leaving from Cobby, Registration 9.30am at Kelso Rugby Club.
Race starts at 11.00am from the Cobby.
Junior 5-a-side Football at Shedden Park at 1pm
(Entries from 12 noon).
Entry £1 per team.
Open quoiting competition at Shedden Park at 1.30pm
Laying of Wreath at War Memorial at 6pm followed by
Kirking of the Laddie in St. Andrew's Episcopal Church at 6.30pm.

Monday 13th July
Children’s Pet Show opened at 1.15pm by the Kelso Laddie in the Tait Hall.
Raffle.
Art Exhibition opens at 3pm in Town Hall.
Ride to Roxburgh, Heiton and Springwood leaves Woodside Park at 4.15pm
Gymkhana Show Jumping at Springwood at 7.30pm Approx.
Dance at Heiton commencing from 10pm till 1.30am.
Live Music, Disco and Karaoke by Gary Cleghorn.
Admission £5.

Tuesday 14th July
Art Exhibition in Kelso Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm
Ride to Stichill, Hume and Ednam leaving from New Industrial Estate at 4pm, Return to Square at 9.30pm approx.
Final of Men’s and Women’s Darts competitions in the Royal British Legion at 7.30pm.
Karaoke in Royal British Legion Downstairs Bar from 8.30pm till 1am.

Wednesday 15th July
Children’s sports in Poynder Park at 1.30pm
Baby Show at Kelso Rugby Club Commences at 2pm prompt.
Installation of the Kelso Laddie and Colour Bussing in The Square at 7pm
Kelso Pipe Band play in The Square 6.30pm till 7pm.
Torchlight Procession leaves Mayfield at 11pm
Fireworks Display at The Cobby starting at 11.15pm (Sponsored by PLEXUS, RBL and Mackenzie Associates)
Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm

Thursday 16th July
Children’s Fancy Dress in the Tait Hall 1.30pm – 4pm
Ride to Floors Castle leaving Woodside Park at 4.30pm. and
Cycle Fun Run through Floors Castle Grounds[/b] leaving Woodside Park at 4.30pm.
Grand Civic Week Ball in Springwood Park Function Suite, Springwood Park from 8.30pm to 4.30am. (Grand March at Midnight)
Taxis for hire available after the Ball to ferry people home.
Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm

Friday 17th July
Fun Olympics Swimming Gala Kelso Swimming Pool at 1.30pm
Whipman’s Ride leaving The Square at 5.40pm. Return 8.45pm approx.
Horse Racing (Friarshaugh) at 7pm
Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm

Saturday 18th July
Yetholm Ride
Kelso Laddie and his supporters will leave The Square at 8.30am to carry out the official ride to Yetholm, returning to The Square at 4.45pm
Caerwys Male Voice Choir in Kelso Square from 3.30pm till 4.30pm.
Fancy Dress
Judging in Tait Hall at 6.15pm
Procession leaves Tait Hall at 7pm.
(Sponsored by Phil Stewart & CBAH)
Presentation of cups and return of Kelso Standard at conclusion of the procession in The Square
Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 4pm.
Greeting Party in the Tait Hall 8.30pm till 1am.
Over 18's disco - Tickets £5 from Brown's and Committee Members.

Full Details of all events with rules, categories, entry requirements, routes etc are to be found in the Official Souvenir Programme which is available (£4) from local newsagents and Hector Innes (Photographer).

Programme for Kelso Civic Week 2015, Scotland


 
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