Congratulations to Irvine Lasses Burns Club who not only won the Arts & Culture Award at the recent NAC Provost’s Civic Pride Awards, but they also won the Provost’s Special Award. These are extremely well-deserved accolades for the hard-working ladies of Irvine Lasses Burns Club. Many thanks to all who voted.
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At its Annual Celebration on 24th January 2013, Irvine Burns Club presented Anne Gaw with an Honorary Membership in recogniton of her work for the Burns movement. Anne is a Founder Member of Irvine Lasses Burns Club, and a Past President of the Ayrshire Association of Burns and the Robert Burns World Federation. Anne held […]
Irvine Lasses Burns Club held its 39th Annual Dinner on 1st February 2014 in the Menzies Hotel, Irvine. President Annie Small presided over a very enjoyable evening. Past President of Irvine Burns Club Tim Swan delivered the Immortal Memory. Pat McPhee, a former Provost of Irvine toasted the Laddies, while Fr Willie Boyd, another Past […]
In 2006 the Directors of Irvine Burns Club agreed on a programme of visits by local Primary schools to Wellwood, the club’s home since 1962. Initially, only the fourteen Irvine schools were invited to take part but in 2012 the programme was opened to all primary schools in North Ayrshire (fifty five). To date some […]
The Curriculum for Excellence is now at the core of Scottish education and we, at Irvine Burns Club, hope to make a small contribution to success in the application of some of the principles laid out below. Curriculum for Excellence – Experiences and Outcomes The languages, dialects and literature of Scotland provide a rich resource […]