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RBWF Office Bearers 2016

Conference 2016

The 2016 Robert Burns World Federation AGM & Conference was held at Peebles Hydro, Peebles on 9th- 11th September 2016. This year we had almost 140 delegates in attendance. Friday evening’s dinner was informal with several delegates providing the evening’s entertainment along with folk band Luath which was enjoyed by all in attendance. President Peter […]

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Bob Stewart - RBWF President 2013/13

A message from Bob Stewart, President

My first act in my tenure as your new President must be to express my thanks and highest regards to our Immediate Past-President, Jim Shields, to the Board of Directors, to the members of the Executive Committees and, to our C.E.O. Alison C. Tait for all the support and guidance I have received from them […]

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RBWF Conference and AGM 2012

This year’s conference was not without incident, it must be confessed, however the excitement took place well into the Saturday Evening, when delegates were unfortunately bustled outside, after suspect fumes were detected in the hotel’s lift shaft. The Harrogate Fire and Rescue service arrived with three engines in very good time however and allowed us […]

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President of the Robert Burns World Federation.

A message from Jim Shields, President

As my year of office begins, I am filled with an air of anticipation. There are already many functions, events, celebrations to look forward to and, as I am already finding, it is almost a full time job. During the Aberdeen international Youth Festival this year, at which our major prize-winners were present to represent […]

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