The Scottish HART Burns Supper will take place on Saturday, January 11, at 6.30pm for 7pm at the Focus Centre in Galashiels.
Graeme McIver will chair the event, SBC deputy leader Councillor John Mitchell will give the toast to The Lassies, with Mistress of Scott’s Selkirk Edith Scott replying.
Kenneth Gunn will recite The Immortal Memory, David Sanderson and BBC Scotland’s Angela Soave will entertain with recitations and singing. Angela’s son Alasdair will Address to the Haggis, and piper Jack Houston and pianist Ken Fotheringham will add to the music. Tickets are the same price as last year at £10 (£8 concessions) from Niki’s Bar, Galashiels, the Focus Centre and by phoning 01750 721297.