Gallery

Annual Prize Giving Dinner.

All trophies presented by the Club’s Patron, Sir Robert Clerk, Bart.

Kettle Winners Dave and Liz Anderson, Ian Neil with Sir Robert. (Jim Hume missing from photo)
Thirds Winners – David Gillespie, Kirsty McWilliam, Jean Noble and Neil Lackie
Hurley Winners – Dave Anderson, Pam Ramsay, Alicia Neil and Stuart Blackwood
Knock Out Winners – Craig Brown, Keith Morris (Jim Hume and Jan Stuart missing from photo)
Opening Bonspiel Winners – Iain Scott, Jim Cowper, Pam Ramsay ( David Ballantyne missing from photo)
Closing Bonspiel Winners – Jim Ramsay, Margaret Carr, Alicia Neil and Paul Clapperton

Photos above from left to right and top to bottom:

Singles winner – Dave A; Pairs High Road – Iain and Liz; Pairs Low Road – John and Margaret; Points – John; Club Challenge holders – Keith, Martin, David with Roger missing from photo; Brown Salver – Jean; Merchiston Team Points – Iain accepting on behalf of players; 37 Club – Dave A accepting; West Linton Challenge- Dave C accepting; Group photos and Vote of thanks by David Gillespie.

Many thanks to Lynne Morris for acting as official photographer on the night.

37 Club Match

Sweep Hard
What’s he going to play here then?
Jim and Craig have a decision to make.
Will it get past?

Second Points Competition 2021-22

Group Selfie before the fun begins
Ready for action
What’s going on here then?
Any points for that?
What line do I need here?

Annual Golf Event 2021

A motley crew ready for action.

 

Stand Still

Stand still at the back – and that’s a ball not an egg!

 

Winning Team

 

New balls please, for the losing team.

 

Margaret receiving her 50 Year Medal

 

Lovely meal.

 

Mmm! This is good, isn’t it Reg.

 

Senior statesmen and their good ladies.

 

Eat up Colin, I want my pudding.

 

Jim’s still thinking about that wayward drive.

Annual Croquet Outing 2021

Penicuik House

 

Drinks at the bar.

 

Smiling happy people.

 

Concentration


Will it get there?

That way Janette!  —–>

 

Stop laughing! I am trying to play my shot.

 

Help! Mallet attack!

 

Escape!

 

Difficult shot!

 

When is it my turn?

 

Time for a rest

 

Winning team – Iain and Eileen.

 

Must do better – Janette and Neil.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

League Medal

A medal was presented to the Club by Sir George D Clerk in 1881/82.  There is no clearly recorded use of the medal until 1955 when it began to be used for the then newly established Rink League in 1955.  This trophy was eventually superseded by the Kettle Trophy in the 1970s.

Mid Season Bonspiel

Bonspiel Winners

 

Not quite the winners

 

Group photo

 

Saturday League Christmas Bonspiel

Group Photo resplendent in festive jumpers and hats.

 

Christmas Bonspiel Winners – Jean, Barbara, Stuart and David

 

Supporting Team of Christine, Irene, Ronnie , Aileen and Maisie with Rebecca.

Opening Bonspiel Winners 2019-2020

Competition Sponsor Ian Neil with winning team of Jim Ramsay, Jim Cowper, Elaine Lambie and Jan Stuart.

 

Foundation Team of Ronnie, Alex, with Ian. Craig and John J missing from photo

Golf Outing 1st September 2019

Lovely Day for a Tex-Mex Scramble

Croquet Outing 2019

Annual Dinner 2019

(Photographs courtesy of Lynne Morris)

KIng George IV Trophy Squad 2018-19. (Robert Beaton also played in all of the games at Third).

 

Presentation of medals to Christine Brown and Jim Cowper for attaining 50 years as members

 

Intermediate Points Winner

Pairs Low Road Winners

 

Pairs High Road Winners

 

Double Points Winner

 

Singles Winner

 

Knockout Winners

 

Thirds League Winners

 

Kettle League Winners

 

Hurley League Winners