The Kirking of the Deacon Convener will take place at 11:00 on Sunday, 9th October in Irvine Old Parish Church. The Craftsmen and invited guests will parade from the Townshouse at 10:40. Following the service, a parade will head towards the Trades Pillar in the Low Green and thereafter to Winton Bowling Club for lunch,
The 376th Annual Dinner (The Big Pie) of the Incorporated Trades of Irvine will be held at the end of the month. Deacon Convener Scott Gallacher and the Craftsmen from all 7 Crafts welcome guests from the other Scottish Trades Houses and from York. Guests speakers have been invited to provide either the toasts …
It is expected that there will be 8 teams taking place - one for each of the 7 Crafts plus 1 for the Incorporation - each team comprising of 2 players. Each team will play in a knockout with the first team to win 2 games going through to the next round. Those teams knocked …
Craftsmen to meet in High Street at 10:40 to form the parade to the War Memorial for the 11:00 service. Following the wreath laying the parade will proceed to the Old Parish Church for service at 11:30.
Craftsmen are invited to the Kirking of the North Ayrshire Council 1.30pm: Assemble outside Irvine Town House 1.40pm: Parade to Irvine Old Parish Church (in the event of bad weather, go direct to Church) 2pm – 3pm : Church Service 3pm – 4pm: Tea/Coffee in Irvine Town House
The next scheduled meeting of the Conveners Committee. Minutes will be emailed to Craftsmen.
On Wednesday, 7th December representatives from each of the seven Crafts collected a total of 14 food hampers from Tesco and delivered them to either groups or families to help bring a bit of Christmas cheer. Thanks to Lynn and Robin from Tesco for all their help in making up the hampers for us.
Having learned there would be no Lighting Ceremony in Irvine this year, members of Seagate Rotary decided to see if, once again, they could have the “Caring Trees at the Portal!” project. KA Leisure agreed that there could be 22 trees for in 2022. The objective of the project is to bring colour and fun …
The next scheduled meeting of the Conveners Committee.
Once again, the Coopers Craft is hosting its Festive Cabaret, which is being held on 29th December in the Winton Bowling Club. Enjoy dancing to the music of the band, Electric Dreams. Further details to follow. Tickets, £10, are now on sale.