Kennethmont Burns Supper, 21 Jan 2006

Robert Burns 1759 -1796

Robert Burns 1759 -1796

The Burns Supper is a joint effort by The Rannes Hall Committee and The Kennethmont Senior Citizens Committee. It is held in The Rannes Hall.


The cooks,  Kennethmont Burns Supper 2006

Cooks Wilma Grant and Brenda MacDonald preparing the meal in the kitchen.


The top table

The Top Table
Chairman John McCallum, centre, chaired the evening.


Chairman, Rev John McCallum

Rev John McCallum was Chairman

chef Wullie Reid

Chef, Wullie Reid


Piper and chef

The Haggis, carried by Wullie Reid, is piped in by Clarence Gould, Huntly


Theresa Geldard

Theresa Geldard, Glenkindie in full flow addressing the Haggis


Piper and Chef watch the haddis being addressed

Piper and Chef watch the haggis being addressed



Wullie cautiously carries the haggis back to the kitchen
( tak note noo Alistair - nae fleein haggis here )



Serving the meal

Steaming hot Haggis, Neeps and Tatties being served. Waitress Fiona Grant is at the head of the queue


Haggis, Neeps and Tatties

Haggis, Neeps and Tatties

Alex Fleming

Alex Fleming, Inverurie proposed the toast to the Immortal Memory of Rabbie Burns.


Piper Clarence Gould

Clarence played a selection of tunes between the speeches.


Joe Watson

Joe Watson, Turriff proposed the toast to the Lasses


Pat Scott

Pat Scott, Drumblade replied in behalf of the Lasses.


Full house

A company of 105 sat down to the meal this year


Graeme Mitchell & his Band

Music for the dance was provided by Graeme Mitchell, Huntly and his Band


the bar staff

Barmen Ian Walker and Gordon Grant were kept busy during the evening



The Dance in progress







the speakers 2006

The Top Table Party 2006

Alex Fleming, Rev John McCallum
Pat Scott , Theresa Geldard

When this photo was taken immediately after coffee in the back hall, Joe Watson had already slipped away into the night unnoticed.

Kennethmont Burns Supper


The Burns Supper could not be a success without the help of those working behind the scenes who dined in the back hall.


Kennethmont Burns Supper


Judith Mitchell, Shona Grant, Fiona Grant, Elizabeth Henderson & Brenda MacDonald