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Kelso Civic Week Programme 2017

Programme for Kelso Civic Week 2017 at a Glance

Saturday 15th July
Civic Week Tennis Challenge at Orchard Park registration at 12.45pm. Start at 1pm
Clay Pigeon Shoot at The Roxburghe 11am
Senior Five-a-side Football at Woodside Park at 1pm
Kelso Golf Club Gents Open

Sunday 16th July
Family Day at Shedden Park from 1pm to 4pm.
Kelso Crawlers 10K Run. Registration 9.30am at Kelso Rugby Club. Race starts at 11.00am
Junior 5-a-side Football at Shedden Park at 1pm (Entries from 12 noon). Entry £1 per team.
Laying of Wreath at War Memorial at 6pm followed by Kirking of the Laddie in Kelso North Church at 6.30pm

Monday 17th July
Children’s Pet Show opened at 1pm in the Tait Hall. Raffle.
Art Exhibition opens at 1pm in Town House. Opening Ceremony performed by John Lamont MP. Exhibition open 1pm till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm
Whipman’s Ride and Ride to Heiton, Roxburgh and Springwood leaves Woodside park at 3.45pm. Return at 9.30pm approx.
Gymkhana Show Jumping at Friars Haugh at 6.50pm Approx.

Tuesday 18th July
Art Exhibition in Kelso Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm
Ride to Stichill, Hume and Ednam leaving from Springwood Anna 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 19th 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.
Laser Light Procession leaves Mayfield at 11pm
Fireworks Display at The Cobby starting at 11.15pm (Sponsored by PLEXUS and local businesses)
Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm

Thursday 20th July
Children’s Fancy Dress in the Tait Hall 1pm – 3.30pm
Ride to Floors Castle leaving Woodside Park at 4pm. And return to Square at 7.30pm
Children's Fun Cycle Run through Floors Castle Grounds leaving Woodside Park at 4pm.
Open Pool Competition at Kelso Bowling Club at 8pm. All welcome.
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 21st July
Fun Swimming Gala Kelso Swimming Pool at 1.30pm
Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm
Kelso Laddies and Lady Bussers visit Slater’s Funfair at Croft Park, 7.30pm – 9.30pm

Saturday 22nd 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
Blackthorne Ceilidh Band in Kelso Square from 2pm till 4pm.
Fancy Dress in Tait Hall at 6.15pm Procession leaves Tait Hall at 7pm.
(Sponsored by Phil Stewart)
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 from Principals 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).

Kelso Civic Week Programme 2017, Scotland


 
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