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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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26 February 2020
JRS Community Survey

JRS Community Survey

Can we ask for a little of your time and get you to fill in our short survey? The [...]

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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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9 December 2019
JRS and ORCA 2019 Survey day results

JRS and ORCA 2019 Survey day results

From Dan Lee at ORCA Here is the summary of the archive day, with some results and a timeline as it [...]

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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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