President Archie with Lord Lieutenant in front of hotel
President Archie Ralston with Lord Lieutenant Mushtaq Ahmad OBE - Presentation in front of Cartland Bridge Hotel
President Archie Ralston with Lord Lieutenant Mushtaq Ahmad OBE, sponsor group
President Archie Ralston with Lord Lieutenant Mushtaq Ahmad OBE, Deputy LL Club Office Bearers and Sponsors inc Aileen Campbell MSP - Presentation in front of Cartland Bridge Hotel 1
President Archie with Lord Lieutenant at Top Table 1
President Archie Ralston with Lord Lieutenant Mushtaq Ahmad OBE at Top Table
QAVS Top table seated Group, Sponsors & Guests
Queens Award Top table seated Group, Sponsors & Guests
QAVS 2013 Queens Citation 1
Queens Award for Voluntary Service 2013 Certificate & Citation
Full group on stairs 1
Full group on stairs 1
Queens Garden Party representatives 02 July 2013
Jack Watson(PHF,)Michael Arthur(PHF),President Archie Ralston & John Perryman(PHF) Queens Garden Party 02 July 2013
Carluke Rotarians wearing Gold (chocolate)Medals
President Archi Ralston with Carluke Rotarians wearing -Your the Best- Gold (chocolate) Medals
The official Presentation of the "Queens Award for Voluntary Service"
The Rotary Club of Carluke is pleased to be the first and only Rotary Club to be awarded with The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service, the MBE for volunteer groups and tonight we are officially presented with a framed certificate signed by Her Majesty The Queen and an engraved domed glass crystal.
The official presentation to the Club was made by The Lord Lieutenant for Lanarkshire Mushtaq Ahmad OBE on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen. The Lord Lieutenant was accompanied by his Deputy Lord Lieutenant John McKenzie .
Also present at the award ceremony were our Award Sponsors Aileen Campbell MSP, Councillor Pat Lee and Ex Councillor Ian Gray to whom we are very gratefull for nominating us.
We were fortunate that we had with us many former Rotarian members from previous years as well as our Founder President Dr Eric Patterson PHF.
View the Certificate and citation here
"The Rotary Club of Carluke Working within the local community with a wide range of services and charity donations while promoting Service Above Self and Peace Through Service".