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Kelso Laddie 2012 Callum Vickers  Programme  for Kelso Civic Week 2012, Scottish Borders
Kelso Laddie 2012 Callum Vickers

Programme for Kelso Civic Week 2012

Kelso Civic Week 2012 at a Glance

Saturday 14th July

Civic Week Tennis Challenge at Orchard Park from 1pm

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

Sunday 15th July

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

Sponsored Bike Race leaves from entrance to Woodside Park

Start 9.30am.

Aptek Kelso Crawlers 10K Run leaving from Cobby, Registration 9.30am at Kelso Rugby Club.
Race starts at 11.00am. from the Cobby.

Junior 5-a-side Football at Shedden Park at 1pm (Entries from 12 noon). Entry £1 per team.

Open quoiting competition at Shedden Park at 1.30pm

Laying of Wreath at War Memorial at 6pm followed by
Kirking of the Laddie in Kelso North Church at 6.30pm.

Monday 16th July

Children’s Pet Show opened at 1.15pm by the Kelso Laddie in the Tait Hall. Raffle.

Art Exhibition opens at 3pm in Town Hall.

Ride to Roxburgh, Heiton and Springwood leaves Woodside Park at 4.15pm

Gymkhana Show Jumping at Springwood at 7.30pm Approx.

Dance at Heiton commencing from 10pm till 1.30am.
Live Music, Disco and Karaoke by Gary Cleghorn. Admission £5.

Tuesday 17th July

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

Ride to Stichill, Hume and Ednam leaving from Springwood Park at 4pm, Return to Square at 9.30pm approx.

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

Karaoke in Royal British Legion Downstairs Bar from 8.30pm till 1am.

Wednesday 18th July

Children’s sports in Poynder Park at 1.30pm

Baby Show at Kelso Rugby Club Commences 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 The Knowes at 11pm

Fireworks Display at The Cobby starting at 11.15pm (Sponsored by PLEXUS, RBL and Mackenzie Associates)

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

Thursday 19th July

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

Ride to Floors Castle leaving Woodside Park at 4.30pm. and
Cycle Fun Run through Floors Castle Grounds 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) Taxis for hire available after the Ball to ferry people home.

Open Pool Competition in Red Lion at 8pm.

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

Friday 20th July

Fun Olympics Swimming Gala, Kelso Swimming Pool at 1.30pm

Whipman’s Ride leaving The Square at 5.40pm. Return 8.45pm approx.

Horse Racing (Friarshaugh) at 7pm

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

Saturday 21st 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

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

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

Art Exhibition in Town Hall 10am till 4pm.

Greeting Party in the Tait Hall 8.30pm till 1am.
Over 18's disco - Tickets £7.50 (inc Supper) from Brown's and Hector Innes.

Wednesday 8th August
Bicycle Ride to Birgham leaving The Knowes at 5pm sharp and arriving at Birgham to meet The Coldstreamer at 6.30pm. As the route is mainly off-road, appropriate equipment is essential.

Saturday 18th August
Kelso Laddie Sponsored Walk from Kelso Racecourse to Kirk Yetholm. leave Kelso at 8am.

Full Details of all events with rules, categories, entry requirements, routes etc are to be found in the Official Souvenir Programme which will be available (£4) from local newsagents and Hector Innes (Photographer).

Programme for Kelso Civic Week 2012, Scotland

Kelso Scotland, Scottish Borders UK