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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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27 November 2019
Match funding needed

Match funding needed

We need more donations to help us raise the match funding that we need for the next stage of 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 2019 I am delighted that we had several very successful open days. These were kindly held in Ivan and Jean’s garage: [...]

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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 Stromness Stromness Primary [...]

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30 September 2019
2019 John Rae birthday eulogy

2019 John Rae birthday eulogy

Dr. John RAE’s birthday Good 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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25 August 2019
Charity Auction items

Charity Auction items

These are some of the items available to bid for at our charity auction.More details on the event here *Photos [...]

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7 August 2019
JRS  at the Dounby Show

JRS at the Dounby Show

Thanks to all who visited us at our Marquee, it was great talking to you. A special thanks go to Grooves [...]

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