The minutes for the Pier Group Meeting of28th October 2013 are now available in the Pier Section.
CRAFT FAIR RAISES MORE THAN £4000
The craft fair to raise funds for the pier on November 16 raised more than £4000 – and money is still coming in. Many thanks to all those who contributed, manned stalls or came along to buy. Merchandise including calendars, Xmas cards, hoodies and sweat shirts are still available, just get in touch.
The Prize Winners for the Raffle were:
Marcliffe Package – Sally Sheehan
AFC Package – May Irvine
Chocolate Hamper – “Geordie” at the Girnal
Collieston Painting – Melissa Watt
Wine and Luxury Crackers – Norman Moncrieff
Xmas Cake – Morag and Liam McLeod
Turkey Roast – Logan Hay
AFC signed football – Alison Cusiter
Cushion – Meg Wallace
Emergency repairs for the pier for this year have been completed. The shuttering over the two big holes at the back of the pier was removed by the contractors on Monday morning. Now we wait to see what the winter throws at us this time! Scottish Water have also indicated that the temporary structure currently housing their electrical equipment on the pier is scheduled to be replaced by the end of November. Meanwhile fundraising for the pier continues. Please support the craft fair being held to boost pier funds at the Kirk Centre in Ellon on Saturday November 16 from 1 to 4 pm.