Ballantrae’s senior citizens enjoy their Christmas dinner

On Wednesday 10th December 2014 the Senior Citizens of Ballantrae and District enjoyed a Christmas Dinner and Entertainment in the Community Centre. The RVS Chairman welcomed a large company and announced that Mrs Mary Lyle had ovided a prize for the person sitting in the lucky seat. The winner was Bertie McCulloch.

The RVS members who had organised the event served a delicious turkey dinner which they had prepared, followed by mouthwatering sweets, mincemeat pies, shortbread and tea and coffee with mints.

Lively music supplied by Allan and Friends - Colin, Robbie and John was much enjoyed by the Company.The Maybole Concert Party took over and entertained with a very varied and enjoyable musical programme and Santa arrived to present each of the entertainers with a gift. A large raffle was drawn and each of the seniors received a Christmas present before going home.

The winners of the lucky spots on the floor were Valerie Waas and Stephen Ogston. M.C. for the evening was in the capable hands of Tom Smith. Votes of thanks were called for by Jesse Brown and Arrick Wilkinson thanked the large band of helpers who had worked behind the scenes.

A very happy evening was brought to a close with the singing of Auld Lang Syne.