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17 March 2020
'The Future of Clestrain' Community event

'The Future of Clestrain' Community event

The community engagement event at Orphir was a great success despite it being held on the same day as the [...]

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26 February 2020
JRS Community Survey

JRS Community Survey

Thank you for taking time in filling in our short surveyThe survey is now closed:We asked you for [...]

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13 December 2019
JRS Annual Draw launched!

JRS Annual Draw launched!

We have re-instated our annual draw! Tickets are £1 each and will be sent out to our members with the [...]

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25 November 2019
Large donation by the Co-Op

Large donation by the Co-Op

What an exciting Saturday! We were presented with a cheque for £9928 by the Co-Op supermarket chain. Customers [...]

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12 November 2019
2019 President's Report

2019 President's Report

October 27th 2019I am delighted that we had several very successful open days. These were kindly held in Ivan and Jean’s garage: [...]

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11 November 2019
Help needed - Minutes Secretary

Help needed - Minutes Secretary

The John Rae Society which is engaged in restoring the Hall of Clestrain, is looking for someone to be their minute [...]

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8 October 2019
Photos from the John Rae Weekend

Photos from the John Rae Weekend

All photos provided by John Welburn ABIPP Networking at the Arctic Conference in StromnessStromness Primary [...]

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30 September 2019
2019 John Rae birthday eulogy

2019 John Rae birthday eulogy

Dr. John RAE’s birthdayGood day. I am John Welburn, a happy servant of The John Rae Society. Sarah and I stay in [...]

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4 September 2019
Hall of Clestrain 250th Birthday !

Hall of Clestrain 250th Birthday !

Happy 250th Anniversary to The Hall of Clestrain!13th September 1769 to Friday 13th September 2019.Video of fireworks at the Hall If [...]

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