JRS gets a mention in the Scottish Parliament

Published: Wednesday, 09 November 2016 16:21

Today 9th Nov 2016 we heard that Liam McArthur, our SMP tabled a motion in the Scottish Parliament about our aquisition of the Hall of Clestrain. Motion Number: S5M-02372 Lodged By: Liam McArthur Date Lodged: 07/11/2016 Title: John Rae Society to Restore Hall of Clestrain Motion Text: That the...


Memorial flowers

Published: Thursday, 13 October 2016 14:51

A few months ago we were contacted by Ruth Pottinger via Facebook messenger she asked: "Hi, I was wondering if you could help me. My friends father past away with terminal cancer the other day and he was a huge fan of John Rae and when I was last visiting I...


Blue Door

Published: Monday, 22 August 2016 14:46

It was a busy week helping at the Blue Door as well as the Dounby show. However the helpers of the Blue Door enabled us to recieve £2788.46 from sales for which we are very grateful, and also for the donations of items to sell. Thank you to all involved....


Dounby and Vintage Shows

Published: Monday, 22 August 2016 14:16

Our new tent got its first outing at the 2016 Dounby Show. The evening before, several of us struggled to put it up in the rain, thankfully there was very little wind, but our efforts gave a considerable amount of entertainment to one of our Trustees, Xandra Shearer who although...


Ripcord Adventure Magazine

Published: Wednesday, 20 May 2015 09:20

Just Published : - Article on John Rae by Ken McGoogan in  Ripcord Adventure Magazine...


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