‘BANFF & DISTRICT TUESDAY TALKS’
2.00pm Tuesdays at Banff Castle
‘Salmon Fishing Starts at Portsoy’ 19th February
tells of the mysterious image of the salmon and how, against all odds, Portsoy came to be an important centre of the commercial salmon fishing industry.
By Lorna Summers
‘Kids Boatbuilding at the Bothy’ 26th February
which also includes Community Boatbuilding in Portsoy. Kids Boatbuilding is now part of the school curriculum for all 8 feeder schools for Banff Academy.
By Peter Danks
‘The Building of Banff – 800 years’ 5th March
tells of the development of Banff over the centuries from a small Royal Burgh to a large and busy Victorian fishing port.He will be talking about the growth of the town and the architecture.
By Julian Watson
‘Walk along The Fife Coastal Path’ 12th March
By Mr & Mrs Pickford
The fee for all five talks is £9.00 with a payment of £3.00 for any individual talk. Tea is served and meetings end at 3.30pm.
The Annual General Meeting is on Tuesday 12th March following the talk.
New Members always welcome – for all 5 talks or only one.
Transport is available in Banff and Macduff for a small charge. Ample parking within grounds. For further details phone Mrs Isobel Watt on 01261 861404.