53 Results for author: Ron Ireland

Aberlour Child Care Trust – 18 July 2017

Rebecca Amiel of the Aberlour Child Care Trust (Scotland’s Children’s Charity) gave the club an interesting introduction to the work of the Trust. Rebecca is the Donor Development Manager, based at the Trust’s HQ in Stirling.   An estimated 100,000 children in Scotland suffer from some degree of abuse or ... More

Raffle win by the Beggs

Helen Begg scooped a big prize in the raffle in aid of the Amuka Fundation at the recent Majestic wine-tasting. Although Helen wasn't present to pick up the prize personally, Jimmy later accepted it, somewhat enthusiastically, on her behalf! More

Trump Turnberry – Ralph Porciani – 11 July 2017

Ralph Porciani, general manager of the Trump Turnberry resort, last week gave an entertaining and insightful presentation on the restoration of the Turnberry Hotel. Ralph firstly told the club of his Scottish-Italian roots and his childhood experience of helping in the family-run chip shop. This stood him in good stead ... More