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REGIMENTAL REUNION 2018

The Regimental Reunion will be held on Saturday 16th June at Balhousie Castle.

Those wishing to march to Balhousie Castle should form up at Rose Terrace at 1.30pm, to step off at 1.45pm. Dress: Bonnets and Medals. Branch Standards are requested.

Tickets are not being issued for the Reunion however you are asked to tell your Branch Secretary if you are planning to attend. Non Branch members are asked to advise Heather Edment at the Association Office directly on 01738 623214 or email to bwassociation@btconnect.com by Thursday 7th June 2018.

For location information please see the map link below:
https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@56.3999496,-3.4362114,17.25z

 

2017  Event Location
  NOVEMBER   
23rd London Branch Dinner London
  DECEMBER  
4th Angus Branch Christmas Buffet and Drinks Forfar
16th Officers Regimental Ball TBC
19th Perth Branch Christmas Buffet and Drinks Perth
2018 JANUARY 2018 Forfar
5th Fife Branch Red Hackle Day Breakfast Rothes Hall, Glenrothes
8th Angus Branch Meeting Forfar
13th Edinburgh & Lothians Branch Ceilidh Leith Ex Servicemen's
Club
18th

Friends Lecture Programme
'What will we learn from this' - Professor Norman Drummond

Balhousie Castle
19th Dundee Branch Red Hackle Dinner Dundee
27th Angus Branch Burns Supper Forfar
  FEBRUARY  
10th Perth Branch Burns Supper Salutation Hotel, Perth
15th Friends Lecture Programme
'The Russian Revolution and its impact on WW1' - Dr Evan Maudsley
Balhousie Castle
24th Dundee Branch AGM | Families Day Dundee
  MARCH  
9th Investment Committee and Trustees & Executive Meetings Balhousie Castle
15th Friends Lecture Programme
'The German advance in the Spring of 1918' - Professor Gary
Sheffield
Balhousie Castle
21st Great War Memorial Service - German Spring Offensive Balhousie Castle
23rd Fife Branch Rhine Crossing Dinner Victoria Hotel, Kirkcaldy
  APRIL  
TBC Friends Lecture Programme
'The Ostend and Zeebrugge Raids, 1918 - Naval historian Andrew
Gordon
Balhousie Castle
2nd Angus Branch AGM Forfar
4th London Scottish AGM London
18th Great War Memorial Service - Lys Offensive Balhousie Castle
21st Black Watch Association AGM Perth
28th Edinburgh & Lothians Al Basrah Dinner Edinburgh
  MAY  
TBC The Not Forgotten Association Garden Party London
11th Friends of The Black Watch Castle and Museum Cocktail Party Balhousie Castle
17th Friends Lecture Programme
Allenby and the Palestine Campaign 1917-18 - Lt Col Willie Coupar
Balhousie Castle
19th Highland Branch Aberfeldy Ladies Dinner Inverness
20th Officers' and Ladies Lunch Ballathie House Hotel,
near Perth 
  JUNE
 
TBC Royal Hospital Chelsea Founders Day London
11th Officers' and Ladies Lunch Caledonian Club, 
London
11th

Friends Lecture Programme
'The Battle of Amiens and the 100 days campaign' - Professor Sir
Hew Strachan

Balhousie Castle
15th Perth Branch Pre Reunion Function Ex Servicemens' Club,
Perth
15th Golf Match  
16th 2018 Regimental Reunion Balhousie Castle
  JULY  
30th Great War Memorial Service - Battle of Tardenois Balhousie Castle
  AUGUST  
TBC London Branch late Summer Lunch London
  SEPTEMBER  
TBC Angus Branch Standard Rededication Venue TBC
16th Fife Branch Alma Ladies Lunch Victoria Hotel, Kirkcaldy
29th Perth Branch Croix de Guerre 100th Anniversary Dinner Salutation Hotel, Perth
  OCTOBER  
20th Angus Branch El Alamein Dinner Forfar
26th Black Watch Association Trustees & Executive Committee Meetings Balhousie Castle
26th Officers' Gathering Dinner Perth
  NOVEMBER  
8th Field of Remembrance, Westminster London
9th Balhousie Castle Remembrance Service Balhousie Castle
10th London Branch Dinner Victory Services Club, 
London
11th Cenotaph Remembrance Parade London

Further details of the Friends Lecture Programme are available in the November issue of The Red Hackle or at www.theblackwatch.co.uk
Friends Lectures commence at 6.30pm with a drinks reception; lecture at 7.00pm
Ticket prices - Non Members £9 | Friends £7
Please book all lectures in advance by telephone or in person:
A: Balhousie Castle. Hay Street, Perth, PH1 5HR
T: 01738 638152
E: friends@theblackwatch.co.uk