President Margaret Murray welcomed members of Kirkmichael WRI to the meeting. The evening began with singing the Rural Song,
Margaret Murray then introduced Jackie Riddock, an advisor from South Ayrshire Trading Standards office at River Terrace, Ayr. Jackie gave a very interesting and informative talk about all the various ways that Trading Standards advisors can help us. She explained that her work is mainly with faulty goods.
The competitions for the evening were:- Quarter pound of tablet: 1st Margaret Thomson, 2nd Grace Patrick, 3rd Jean Wragg.
Single Bloom:- 1st Grace Patrick, 2nd Margaret Limond, 3rd Jennifer Hardie
The November meeting is on Monday 10th November and is Crafting with Mrs Ruby Weir. The competitions will be iced chocolate butter sponge and best use of a Christmas card.