Programme of Events for the 150th Anniversary Weekend:-
Friday, 16th August – Opening of the W.H.O. Exhibition in the Heritage Hub, Hawick at 6.00pm when the new reprint of ‘Whaup o’ the Rede’ will be launched and subscribers are invited to collect and pay for their copy at 5.45. This will be followed at 7.30pm by Well Road Productions performance of ‘Will’ in the Heart of Hawick Theatre. Tickets are to be purchased for this event at a cost of £8 and can be obtained from the Heritage Hub.
Saturday, 17th August – The Heritage Hub exhibition will be open from 10.00am until 1.00pm. The unveiling of the new cairn and resetting of the commemorative seat will take place above Harden Glen at 2.00pm, followed by refreshments in the Forman Memorial Hall, Roberton.
Sunday, 18th August – A church service will be held at 12 midday in Ashkirk Church.
An invitation to all events is extended to all members of the community.