Kettering and District Caledonian Society

Patron: Duke of Buccleugh K.B.E.

News and Article's of Interest



It is with great sadness and heavy heart, that we have to inform you of the passing of Katie Scofield (49). Katie passed peacefully, in her sleep, with her husband Gary by her bedside. 

Katie is the eldest daughter of our chairman Cathy and fundraiser Joe Atkinson. She is also the daughter-in-law of Mary and Ken Schofield our magazine editor.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this very sad time.

Should you wish to attend, Katie's funeral will take place at St Edwards Church at 12 noon on Wednesday 29th November.

Katie's wishes were for everyone to wear colourful clothing, No black please.

New members
The Society wishes to welcome the following new members.  Susan York and Janet Page.
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Mailer Sharpe.  Mailer has been an ardent supporter of the society for many years.  He has attended almost all of the society activities, and has been a regular contributor to the society's magazine.  he will be sadly missed by us all.
Should you wish to attend the funeral, it will be on the 24th March at 2.30 pm at the Albert Munn Chapel.                                               Donations to the MacMillan Cancer Support. 
Burns Night Saturday 14th January 2017
A very enjoyable night was had by all.  During the evening a raffle was held in aid of the Lakelands Hospice.  I am very pleased to be able to tell you that we raised the wonderful sum of £1.254.50.  A big thank you to all who brought raffle tickets or donated prizes.