Around the North-east rural meetings

Cultercullen SWRI president Barbara Reid conducted business then introduced the speaker for the evening Bill Johnston.

He gave an interesting talk along with a slide show on the history of local landmarks and buildings.

After tea the competitions were judged as follows: Beanie Hat - 1 Carol Ritchie; 2 Helen Thain; 3 Moreen Alexander. Spicy Fruit Loaf – 1 Moreen Alexander; 2 Carol Ritchie; 3 Sheila Johnston. Flower of the Month – 1 Moreen Alexander; 2 Sheila Johnston; 3 Liz Webster.

Fetternear SWRI president Elsie Murray welcomed visiting rurals and members to an open night in October. It took the form of a fun and games evening of competitions arranged by Elsie Aiken.

The winners were presented with Olympic-style medals before enjoying a buffet tea organised by Iris Keith and Nan Singer. Iris ran the raffle with prizes donated by visitors and members.

Jane Fish gave the vote of thanks to all who had contributed to a successful evening.