Lodge hosts annual Burns supper

Back Row (Left to Right) Brian Scobie, Davie Anderson, Cameron Bell, Gus Geddes, John Porter, Kevin McKeown. Front Row (Left to Right) John Shirkie, Bobby Green, Andrew McFarlane, Tony Barton. (Alistair Hastings not in photo)
Back Row (Left to Right) Brian Scobie, Davie Anderson, Cameron Bell, Gus Geddes, John Porter, Kevin McKeown. Front Row (Left to Right) John Shirkie, Bobby Green, Andrew McFarlane, Tony Barton. (Alistair Hastings not in photo)

Lodge St John Maybole No. 11 held their annual Burns Supper on Saturday, March 14.

The RWM Bobby Green welcomed the guests and also introduced the chairman for the evening, Alistair Hastings PM.

The Haggis was piped in by Bryce McCulloch, and was addressed in an energetic style by Kevin McKeown.

Gus Geddes and Brian Scobie recited Address to the Toothache and Holy Willie’s prayer respectively.

John Shirkie PM Lodge Tarbolton (Kilwinning) St James No. 135 delivered an insightful and entertaining Immortal Memory. Andrew McFarlane PM Lodge St David (Tarbolton) Mauchline, No. 133 performed a boisterous Tam O Shanter.

Cameron Bell toasted the lassies in a hilarious manner, this was followed by songs from Davie Anderson PM, John Porter PM 556 and Tony Barton PM.

Everyone agreed it that it had been a highly enjoyable evening.