At the recent Stranraer Marie Curie Fundraising Group AGM in the North West Castle, long service medals were awarded to a number of people.
Maureen Stevenson, community fundraiser for the south of Scotland, presented the medals as follows.
25 years: Diana Orr-Ewing, Olive Murray and Anne Downie.
19 years: Elspeth Jamieson, Marianne Hall and Helen Dodds.
17 years: Christine Downie and June Ferguson.
12 years: Gillian Murdoch.
Seven years: Margaret Lammie, Caroline McDowall, Fiona McColm, Marion Ford and Margaret McIntosh.
The office bearers were re-elected for another year as follows: chairman, Margaret Lammie; secretary, Margaret McIntosh; treasurer, Gillian Murdoch.
The following forthcoming events were discussed:
The bi-annual lunch will be held in the Portpatrick Hotel on Friday, February 1, and tickets will be available from Leswalt Shop.
The Daffodil Collection is to take place in Morrisons on March 1 and 2. The curling day at North West Castle is to be held on Friday, March 1. Entries to Margaret Lammie.