PRESIDENT Nancy Thom welcomed members and friends to the Christmas Concert on December 12 in the McCosh Hall. Entertainment was provided by rural members and friends, a few members of the junior Fiddle Orchestra and the evening was compered by Murray Patrick.
The evening started with a selection of Music Hall favourites, accompanied by Jim Colvin. Then we had selections from the young fiddlers, comedy sketches and recitations and Christmas songs.
The charity for the evening was Crossroads Carer for Carers. A magnificent raffle raised £500 and presented to Lois Martin, from Crossroads.
Federatkion chairwoman Jessie Brown proposed a vote of thanks on behalf of all the guests. And Margaret Murray proposed a vote of thanks to all who had helped to make the night such a success.
The evening closed with the singing of Auld Lang Syne and Nancy wishing everyone best wishes for Christmas and the New Year.