WELCOME to Buchanan Memorial Hall. The Hall has been an active part of the local community and Buchanan Parish since 1925 and has been proud to provide residents and families support for social events.

Originally built as a war memorial for WWI soldiers from the local area, events of all types take place at the Hall – ceilidhs, parties and weddings, and the Hall serves as a meeting place for local clubs and organizations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Registered SCIO, 47548

 

PURPOSE

BUCHANAN Memorial Hall seeks to promote the benefit of the inhabitants of Buchanan and its environs without distinction of sex, sexuality, political, religious or other opinions by associating the local statutory authorities, voluntary organisations and inhabitants in a common effort to advance education and to provide facilities or assist in the provision of facilities in the interest of social welfare for recreation and other leisure time occupation so that their conditions of life may be improved.

The main purpose of the Hall is the provision of recreational facilities, or the organisation of recreational activities with the object of improving the conditions of life for the persons for whom the facilities or activities are primarily intended.

The Buchanan Memorial Hall is a registered SCIO – SC047548

MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

THE hall is governed by a management committee that works towards providing support for Buchanan in the best way it can.

The committee meets at least four times a year, and announces its AGM through this site.

The committee can hold EGMs when necessary.  Please see below for confirmed meeting times, agendas and minutes. Its constitution is available here.

Committee chairperson: John Proctor

Vice-chairperson: Sheena McAllister

Secretary/Treasurer: Margaret Milner

Committee members: Arthur Bayfield, Martyn Robertson, Gilbert Bannerman, John McKenzie, Barbara Crooks, Fiona Crooks

Forthcoming events

Spring cleaning – August 2019  – date to be confirmed

Dave Arcari Live – 2 March 2019

Forthcoming meetings

Committee meetings

13 November 2018 – postponed

5 February 2019

14 May 2019

 

AGENDAS

Meeting – 13 February 2018

Agenda - Buchanan Memorial Hall - SCIO 47548 13 February 2018 Members present Apologies Minutes of the previous meeting – 14 November 2017 Matters arising David Fraser invite £800 grant funding Work to be completed by March 2018 It was agreed that Sandy...

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MINUTES

Draft Minutes: 17 October 2017

Minutes Buchanan Memorial Hall Committee 17 October 2017 Members present: John Proctor (Chair) – M Milner, S McAllister, Barbara Crooks, Fiona Flanagan, Martyn Robertson, Arthur Bayfield, Gilbert Bannerman Apologies - John McKenzie Minutes of the 17 May 2017 meeting...

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Minutes: 16 November 2016

Buchanan Memorial Hall Committee Minutes: 16 November 2016 Members present:  John Proctor (Chair) – M Milner, S McAllister, Barbara Crooks, Arthur Bayfield, John McKenzie, Gilbert Bannerman, Martyn Robertson Apologies - Fiona Crooks The main item of discussion...

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