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                  WSC - Calendar of Events 2015-2016

 

     Mondays        6:15 - 7:15pm                        WSC Swimming

   Wednesdays  8:00 - 9:00pm - term-time    WSC Swimming

                           

         WSC Swimming Members may also swim at all times

                     available to Galleon Club Members.

 

      Wednesdays    8:30-10:00 pm Social Gathering, Myreside

                       (Myreside bar open 7:00-11:00pm (Summer)

 

       Wed Sep 21st - Ladies Dinner, Mackenzie's, Colinton

      Wed Nov 2nd - Annual General Meeting, Myreside

 

The 2016 MIxed Dinner was held on February 25th at Baberton Golf Club with 29 members and spouses attending. Many thanks to Geoff Bulmer for organizing this very enjoyable event.

 

See Photo Gallery 2016 for all photographs of this event.

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The 2016 Crocks' Cup race was held on March 16th. The winner was Alan Masson, just ahead of John Gibb, Donald Easton and George Murray. Afterwards the group gathered at Myreside.        L-R: Angus Mackay, John Kelly, George Murray, Geoff Bulmer, Donald Easton, Alan Masson.

 

See Photo Gallery 2016 for all photographs of this event.

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The 2016 Golf Outing and Dinner were held on 30th August at Liberton Golf Club, organized as usual by Geoff Bulmer. Eight golfers were joined by six diners for an enjoyable dinner after the game. Prizes were presented by Captain George Murray.

More photos are now available in the Photo Gallery - 2016.

MYRESIDE GATHERING

There was a turnout of twelve members at Myreside after swimming on 20 July 2016 - all anxious to renew their subscriptions! We were happy to welcome new member "Tober" Maclachlainn (4th from right).  

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The 2016 Golfers were Geoff Bulmer, Angus Mackay, Mike Allan, Hayden Arthurson, John Kelly, Alastair Ritchie and Roger Smith.

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Jan Stewart retires from behind the bar at Myreside on 14th September 2016 after 16 years service. Members of the Watsonian Swimming Club are particularly sad to see her go, and will present her with a card, a present and a print of this photograph taken the previous week.

Pat Alexander died peacefully in his sleep on Sunday 11th September 2016. He had been a WSC member for many years and a regular at Myreside socials until about a year ago.

 

Pat's funeral was held at Warriston Crematorium on 20th September 2016. A good number of WSC members were present.

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