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Kelso Civic Week 2009 at a Glance

Kelso Civic Week 2009 at a Glance

Saturday 11th July

Civic Week Tennis Challenge at Orchard Park from 9.45am

Senior Five-a-side Football at Woodside Park at 1pm

Sunday 12th July

Family Day at Shedden Park from 1pm to 4pm.

Sponsored Bike Race leaves from entrance to Woodside Park
Finishes Broomlands School.
Start 10.30am.

10K Fun Run leaving from Cobby, Registration 11.30am Race starts at 12.30pm.

Open quoiting competition at Shedden Park at 1.30pm

Laying of Wreath at War Memorial at 6pm followed by
United Church Service in Kelso Old Parish Church at 6.30pm.

Monday 13th July

Children’s Pet Show opened at 1.30pm by the Kelso Laddie in the Tait Hall.

Art Exhibition opens at 3pm in Town Hall.

Ride to Roxburgh, Heiton and Springwood leaves The Knowes at 4pm

Gymkhana Show Jumping at Springwood at 7.30pm Approx.

Dance at Heiton commencing at 10pm

Quiz Night at The Waggon Inn. 10pm start.

Tuesday 14th July

Art Exhibition in Kelso Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm

Active Primaries 'Multi Fun' Sports,for P1-P7 pupils, at Kelso High School Muga Pitch 10am to 12noon.

Ride to Stichill, Hume and Ednam leaving from Springwood Car Park at 4pm.

Final of Men’s and Women’s Darts competitions in the Royal British Legion at 7.30pm

Riders Social at Royal British Legion - 10.30pm till 2am

Wednesday 15th July

Children’s sports in Poynder Park at 1.30pm

Baby Show at Kelso Rugby Club at 2pm prompt

Installation of the Kelso Laddie and Colour Bussing in The Square at 7pm

Kelso Pipe Band play in The Square 6.30pm till 7pm.

Torchlight Procession leaves Mayfield at 10.30pm

Fireworks Display at The Cobby starting at 11.15pm (Sponsored by PLEXUS and Local Businesses)

Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm

Thursday 16th July

Children’s Fancy Dress in the Tait Hall 1.30pm – 4pm

Ride to Floors Castle leaving The Knowes at 4.30pm.
Judging of the Horses.

Cycle Fun Run to Floors Castle leaving The Knowes at 4.30pm

Grand Civic Week Ball in Springwood Park Function Suite, Springwood Park from 8.30pm to 4.30am. (Grand March at Midnight)

Final of Pool Competition in Red Lion at 8pm

Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm

Friday 17th July

Swimming Fun Gala, Kelso Swimming Pool at 1.30pm

Whipman’s Ride leaving The Square at 5.40pm.

Horse Racing (Friarshaugh) at 7pm

Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 5pm and 7pm till 9pm

Saturday 18th July

Kelso Laddie and his supporters will leave The Square at 8.30am to carry out the official ride to Yetholm, returning to The Square at 4.45pm

Entertainment in The Square 2pm till 4pm with Frankie Mallen.

Fancy Dress Procession leaves Tait Hall at 7pm. (Sponsored by Phil Stewart)

Presentation of cups and return of Kelso Standard at conclusion of the procession in The Square

Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 4pm.

For further details contact:
RT Allan on 01573 224756

Full Details of all events with rules, categories, entry requirements, routes etc are to be found in the Official Souvenir Programme (£2.50) which will be available from local newsagents and Hector Innes (Photographer).

Kelso Civic Week 2009 at a Glance, Scotland

Kelso Scotland, Scottish Borders UK