EWSNEWS – December 2019/January 2020

Annwyl aelodau Cymdeithas Cymry Dineidyn – gobeithio bod chi wedi cael Nadolig Llawen ac bod chi yn edrych ymlaen i ddathlu y flwyddyn newydd. Dymuniadau gorau i chi am iechyd da a pob lwc yn 2020, canmlwyddiant y gymdeithas.

Dear members of the Edinburgh Welsh Society – I hope that you had a very merry Christmas and that you are all looking forward to celebrating the new year. I wish you all health and good wishes for 2020, the Society’s centenary year.

Upcoming events

Thursday 16 January
Reid small hall at 7.30pm

Talk by Willie Waugh on “The Drove Roads of Scotland”. Willie graduated in Geography from Edinburgh University and became a lecturer at West Lothian College. He has always been a keen hill walker and, while using maps, Willie realised that many tracks he walked were old drove roads and became interested in researching the history of these. Please contact Lilian John as soon as possible if you are planning to attend (0131 667 7525 or ku.oc.rednoyeulbnull@nhoj.nailil)

Friday 31 January: Chinese Evening
Priestfield Parish Church at 7.30pm

Our now traditional Chinese New Year banquet and entertainment. Cost will be £11.50 each. Please contact Lilian John as soon as possible if you are planning to attend (0131 667 7525 or ku.oc.rednoyeulbnull@nhoj.nailil)

Saturday 29 February: St David’s Day Dinner
Mortonhall Golf Club

More details on cost and timings to follow. Note the change of day and date!

Sunday 8 March: Mini Gymanfa
Reid large hall at 3.00pm

I hope to see you at some or all of the above.

Thank you for your support and have a very happy new year.

Diolch yn fawr am eich cefnogaeth a blwyddyn newydd dda i chi gyd.


David Hughes – Llywydd CCD / President EWS