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The best 'address' in town

Wednesday, 30 January 2013 07:30

A Burns’ night supper on Friday January 25th saw His Worship the Mayor of Douglas Councillor David Ashford JP welcome Speaker of the House of Keys the Hon Steve Rodan SHK to Douglas town hall to address the haggis by reciting the time-honoured poem by Robert Burns.

 

DuoZSC 7094 MediumSupper is served. His Worship the Mayor with Speaker of the House of Keys the Hon Steve Rodan SHK

 

Mr Speaker’s animated recitation of Burns’s ‘Address to a Haggis’ formed the focus of the event which was in aid of the mayoral charity appeal. 

 

KnifeHaggisZSC 7063 MediumThe haggis meets its traditional fate

AddressZSC 7054 MediumSteve Rodan addresses the haggis in time-honoured fashion

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PiperHaggisZSC 7049 MediumThe haggis is piped into the Council chamber by piper Richard Barks

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