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( Charity Number SC 026085 )

The East Lothian Members' Centre is a registered Scottish Charity (Scottish Charity Number SC026085) and exists to give local NTS members the opportunity to support the Trust by participating in local events and activities.

The Centre has a programme of outings, talks and other events throughout the year. Our meetings are held in Haddington in either the Town House or Trinity Centre. Our afternoon meetings are followed by tea/coffee and biscuits. The programme for March to August 2017 is given below.

Enquiries please to - Margaret Russell - magr@fsmail.net or 01875 853370.

Programme March to August 2017

Tuesday 7 March 2017, 7.30pm
AGM at the Town House, Haddington, followed by "Reflections of 150 years", a talk by Gen Harrison (Property Manager, Robert Smail’s Printing Works), finishing with cheese and wine.
Tuesday 25 April 2017
Visit to Robert Smail’s Printing Works, Innerleithen – step back in time and see how printing was done at the beginning of the 20th century.
Tuesday 16 May 2017
Visit to the National Museum of Rural Life and Wester Kittochside Farm, East Kilbride – take in the sights, smells and sounds of a 1950s working farm and explore the work which took place each season.
Tuesday 23 May 2017
Evening visit to Gilmerton House, Athelstaneford – this luxury private retreat is a grade A-listed Georgian mansion, one of East Lothian’s best-kept secrets.
Thursday 15 June 2017
Loch Katrine cruise, Trossachs – sail on the historic steamship Sir Walter Scott.
Tuesday 11 July 2017
Visit to Cragside, Northumberland – discover the first house in the world to be lit by hydroelectricity. It is crammed full of ingenious gadgets, most of them still working.
Thursday 17 August 2017
Visit to Glamis Castle, Angus – you can’t fail to be impressed by the majesty of the castle’s turrets and towers, nestled at the end of the mile-long drive.

East Lothian Members' Centre of The National Trust for Scotland is a registered Scottish charity number SC026085.

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