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Rotary Club of Kirriemuir - welcome! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.

Kirrie the Fit


"Kirrie the Fit?" alias Allan and Bob, held a concert in Northmuir Hall. This was recorded, now available on CD costing £10. These, along with copies of Allan's book "The Moss o' Rora", again £10 can be ordered through any Kirrie Rotarian or website.

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NEPAL SCHOOL PROJECT 2017'18


Updates on Nepal Project. Thank You to all who supported another Fabulous Concert in The Town Hall on Saturday 19th August 2017, and to Imogen Walker and Friends for such a Professional Show.

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Bike Trailer Donation


Bike trailer donation to assist Webster's High School cycle club with adventures. (Photo by Photos on Location)

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Websters High School Pupil Activities.


Talk from pupils about their experiences at the LIYL Summit.

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Rotary Club Race Night - 21st October 2017


In Kirriemuir Town Hall - A Fun Filled Night for all - TICKETS cost £10 each and are available from any Rotarian - or Call Neil Ferguson on 01575-573416 We hope to see you there.

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About us

WELCOME

to the Rotary Club of Kirriemuir

Chartered 14th November 1961,

District 1010, Scotland North.

 Charter No 941

   

About Kirriemuir.

 

Kirriemuir lies 16 miles north of Dundee at the foot of the Grampian Mountains. It is easily accessed from the Dundee/Aberdeen A90 dual carriageway and the A926 Forfar/Kirriemuir road. The "wee red toon", as it is affectionately known, (population approximately 6000) has a long and colourful history. The first record of its name appeared in 1201 but evidence shows that people lived in the area as far back as 700BC.

A visit to Kirriemuir is well worth the effort. Visitors can visit the birthplace of Peter Pan's author, JM Barrie, admire the town clock, parish church and old red sandstone buildings and browse in the Gateway to the Glens Museum.

 A half-hour drive takes one to the picturesque Angus Glens or to the stunning coastal area with long sandy beaches and red sandstone cliffs. Glamis Castle, the childhood home of the late Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, is just five miles from Kirriemuir. Golfers too are well served with the town's local 18 hole course as well as the famous championship courses of Carnoustie, Gleneagles and the Old Course at St Andrews within an hour's drive. There are many other good, but less well known, courses close by. There is a good local pathway network and plenty good walking routes of varying difficulty in wider vicinity.

At Roundyhill a mile and a half south of the town there is an excellent caravan site with fine restaurant and bar facilities. Accommodation is available at the two hotels in the town or in several B&B establishments locally.

We look forward to welcoming visiting Rotarians and partners to any of our weekly meetings at the venue and time detailed in the panel on the right.

For further information please contact:

President: Bill Milne 01575 575 630

Hon. Secretary: Mike Kiely 01575 573 601

Press Officers: Jim Miller 01575 574 518

 

Club membership currently stands at 41 and consist of accountants, farmers, solicitors, land agents, ministers and local business people.

 





 

 

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Tuesday 26th September 18.25

Club Meeting


Malcolm Taylor to Speak

Thursday 28th September 20.00

Fellowship Meeting


Airlie Arms Hotel

Tuesday 3rd October 18.25

Club Meeting


George Currie to Speak

Tuesday 10th October 18.25

Club Meeting


Committees

Thursday 12th October 19.00

Council Meeting


Currie Accountants Office

Tuesday 17th October 18.25

Club Meeting


Business Meeting

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Rotary Young Citizen Awards


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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Tuesdays at 18.00 for 18.25
Thrums Hotel,
25 Bank Street,
Kirriemuir DD8 4BE  01575 572758

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