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Ian Rankin event a sell-out

Ian Rankin event a sell-out

Thursday 23rd September: Ian Rankin: The Dark Remains. The hall is delighted to host Mainstreet Trading Company’s celebration of an extraordinary new publication that brings together two of Scotland’s masters of crime fiction. William McIlvanney’s Laidlaw trilogy...

The Village Hall Website on Clish-Clash

The Village Hall Website on Clish-Clash

The village hall website is attracting the interest of local historians. The hall committee’s secretary was asked to write an account of it for ‘Clish-clash’ (meaning ‘repeated gossip’), the e-newsletter of the Scottish Local History Forum, which also publishes the...

Moffat’s masked audience

Moffat’s masked audience

On Tuesday 31st August a truly memorable event was held in the hall – Alistair Moffat reading and introducing extracts from his new book, The Secret History of Here. This eloquent and crystal-clear performance, splendidly organized by The Mainstreet Trading Company,...

Badminton is back!

Badminton is back!

Badminton returned to the hall on the evening of Sunday 15th August, the first game since (roughly) a year and a half ago. This was made possible by the easing of lockdown restrictions. A happy event! Thanks to Ben Rodriguez for the photo. Another one taken by Ben has...

More can happen in the hall after August 9th

More can happen in the hall after August 9th

Following further lockdown easing after the 9th August, more events shall be possible in the Village Hall. From then onwards, all three halls within the building shall be open for bookings, as before. However, some mandates are still in force, regarding mask-wearing...