Saturday, December 21, 2019
Friday, December 20, 2019
Deacon Bergman, with ExDeacon Dr Iain Lennox and Liam Entwistle, visited St Bernard's Primary, Nitshill on Wednesday, to present a cheque for £8000 to PEPASS (Physical Education, Physical Activity & School Sport) on behalf of Body and Sole.
The Cordiners have in the current year given £30000 in footwear to encourage physical activity in children and young people.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
ANNUAL CHOOSING DINNER - February 7th 2020
Invitation letters for our Choosing Dinner went out today by email (or post to whose for whom we do not have email addresses). Deacon Bergman has arranged a wonderful evening for us with fine food and wines, heraldry, musical entertainment and stellar speakers:. The Guest Speakers are former Lord Mayor of London, Baron Levene of Portsoken KBE, and Maurice Corry TD MSP, MSP for the West of Scotland.
Tickets are available now from the Clerk, Tom Monteith
Lord Levene is a former Chairman of Lloyds of London and was the 671st Lord Mayor of London.
Maurice Corry TD MSP, MSP for the West of Scotland.
At its Mastercourt meeting this evening, the Cordiners carried forwards its plans to develop our "Body and Sole" initiative, providing footwear to needy children for sport, outdoor activities and ballet. We have a presentation event coming up shortly which will provide more detail on this, our own very exciting project.
In addition, the Cordiners agreed to support three wonderful local charities: the Glasgow City Mission, K.I.N.D (Scotland), and the Appeal by the Glasgow Disabled Scouts for a major rebuild of their lodge at Auchengillan. https://www.glasgowdisabledscouts.org/glengoyne/
Saturday, December 7, 2019
The Master Court of the Incorporation of Cordiners held a meeting over Zoom this evening. Deacon Brian McAlinden was in the Chair.
Deacon Bergman presided over a most successful Choosing Dinner on Friday, greatly enjoyed by all the guests. Deacon Bergman with the ...
Warmest congratulations to our Late Deacon, Dr Beverly Bergman on the well-deserved award of an OBE in the New Year Honours List for Servic...