2017 Sponsors 24th August to 24th December 2017

Friends of Thomas Muir

Huntershill Village

Huntershill Gift Shop

Thomas Muir Coffee Shop

John S L Watson Haulage Ltd

East Dunbartonshire Council

East Dunbartonshire Arts Council

Events and times may change, please check website prior to attending an event, to make sure times & details are up  to date

Whats on / All Events

Thomas Muir Memorial Lecture:  Lesley Riddoch

Word Power Books event

Where: St Mary's Cathedral, Palmerston Place,

Edinburgh EH12 5AW

Time:  7.00pm for 7.30m

Free (Suggested £5 donation at the door)

Scottish Parliament:  Thomas Muir 250th Portrait

Winning portrait from the 250th Anniversary East Dunbartonshire Schools Art Competition

Artist: Gabrielle Joy Henderson

(S6 - St Ninians, Kirkintilloch)

Where: Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, EH99 1SP

Time: Mon - Sat 10am to 5pm   Free

Sponsored Walk:  Thomas Muir Heritage Trail

Marie Curie Bishopbriggs Fundraising group

Walkers of all abilities and ages invited to help raise

funds for this worthy charity

Time:  9am registration  Start: 9.30am

From: St Mary’s Parish Church, Kirkintilloch

To: Huntershill, Bishopbriggs  

£5 donation - Kids Free

Thomas Muir Symposium:  'Scottish and Irish Radicals'

Drawing on speakers from Scotland’s academic community, secondary school pupils and members of local history societies. Afternoon includes talks and music

Where: Bishopbriggs Academy, G64 1HZ

Time: 12.45pm - 4.30pm    Free (Booking required)

EDLC - Thomas Muir family quiz

fA family goody bag prize to be drawn at random on 15th November

Where: Bishopbriggs Library

Dates: 1st to 14th November

Time: 10am - 4.30pm    Free

EDLC - Thomas Muir Exhibition

A display of Thomas Muir books ephemera and photographs from EDLC Local Studies - Thomas Muir Collection

Where: Bishopbriggs Library

Dates: 4th to 18th November

Time: 10am - 4.30pm    Free

Trails & Tales Parent & Child, T Shirt Printing

Celebrating the life of Thomas Muir

Where: Woodhill Evangelical Church

Dates: Sat 5th November

Time: TBC   Free

2016 East Dunbartonshire Schools Art Exhibition

Finalist Exhibition: Art work short listed and selected by a panel of judges. Over all winning pupil and school will be announced.

Ages:  P1 to S6

Where: Thomas Muir Coffee Shop, Bishopbriggs, G64 1RP

Time: 9.30am to 4pm (Mon - Sat)    Free (Drop in)

Dougie MacLean in Concert

Unique, intimate venue with superb acoustics

Support: Katee Kross

Where: Cadder Church, Bishopbriggs G64 3JJ

Time: 7:30pm to 10.30pm    Price: £20


Thomas Muir of Huntershill:  Essays for the 21st Century

Book Launch: Speakers include Prof Sir Tom Devine

Venue:  Kelvin Hall

Date: Thursday 15th December (6.15pm to 7.45pm), 6.15pm for a 6.45pm start.

Speakers will include
Sir Tom Devine, and one or more of the editors.

Light refreshments will be served.

Free (Booking required)

More info… RobertBurnsStudies@glasgow.ac.uk


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12 - 26 Nov


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1 - 14 Nov


14-18 Nov


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