Dinner date

FORMER snooker player and sports commentator Willie Thorne is the guest speaker at Hawick Waverley’s annual dinner on June 3.

And he will be joined at the top table by Nottingham Forest’s European Cup winning captain John McGovern as well as top Scottish comedian Jimmy Stirling.

The event is being held in the Mansfield Park clubrooms and tickets, priced £22, are available from the Waverley Bar or by calling 07758 251596.