Charity dinner to celebrate five decades of South

THE Bill McLaren Foundation is holding a celebration of South Rugby, taking place in the Cardrona Hotel on June 24.

The evening, which will be charied by former Hawick and Scotland stalwart Ian Barnes (pictured), will feature five decades of South of Scotland rugby matches against touring teams. The Foundation will be making available some of Bill’s famous big sheets from South matches against famous tourists from around the globe.

Tickets, priced £50, for the mixed night including a three course dinner with drinks reception, are available from the Bill McLaren Foundation website.