February 2016

President’s Tea Party 23rd January 2016

A group of 25 members and guests welcomed the 2016 GUWC style by meeting for afternoon tea at the Swan at Shakespeare’s Globe.

This was a fantastic venue by the Thames – well chosen Anne O’Hagan! The excellent selection of cakes and the good company of fellow Glasgow University . . . → Read More: February 2016

December 2016

Annual General Meeting The Annual General Meeting took place at St. Columba’s Church in Knightsbridge on Saturday 31st October and given the date there was definitely a hallowe’en feeling to proceedings. Luckily no ghosts or ghouls managed to spook proceedings and around 30 ladies enjoyed catching up with old and new friends over lunch. The . . . → Read More: December 2016

August 2015

The Annual Lunch was a great occasion. The House of Lords was a very impressive venue, and our speaker, Baroness Meta Ramsay, was extremely interesting, speaking about her past life in the security services. The weather was not on our side but it didn’t dampen our enjoyment of the situation.

Our next event is a . . . → Read More: August 2015

June 2015

As you are probably aware there is an initiative at present, encouraged by the alumni office at the University, to get the various Scottish University clubs based in London to hold the occasional joint function.

The first such function has now been arranged and we have been invited to join in. It is to take . . . → Read More: June 2015

April 2015

As I write, we have not yet attended the Old Bailey tour, which will take place on Tuesday the 28th of April, but we need to notify you of the next function immediately!

Our Annual Lunch is being held this year at the House of Lords on Thursday 14th May. Our sponsor is also our . . . → Read More: April 2015

March 2015

The Spring Lunch was extremely popular this year and most enjoyable. Glasgow University-educated rural GP David Hogg and vascular surgeon Zubir Ahmed were joined by Tanzanian trauma surgeon Frank Mayaya. They contrasted the excitement of mountain rescue and hands-on life-saving on Arran with the hi-tech world of surgery and the special challenges of African medicine, . . . → Read More: March 2015

February 2015

The President’s Tea Party in the Sky Lounge on the top floor of the DoubleTree by Hilton was extremely enjoyable with twenty six members enjoying a lovely afternoon tea, with a lot of nice food and beautiful views of the area.

Our next event is the Spring Lunch which will be held on Saturday 21st . . . → Read More: February 2015

December 2014

The AGM of the Club, preceded by lunch, was held on Saturday 1st November 2014 at St. Columba’s with 30 members present. The Committee for 2014/2015 is as follows: ​ President – Trish Thomson Membership Secretary – Marjorie Bremner Past President – Marjory Montgomerie Webmaster – Carol Whitesmith President Elect – Anne O’Hagan Catering – . . . → Read More: December 2014

October 2014

NOTICE OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING The Annual General Meeting of the Club will be held on Saturday 1st November 2014 in the Upper Hall of St. Columba’s Church, Pont Street, London at 2.30pm. The AGM will be preceded by lunch (cost £13) at 12.30pm for 1pm. Please complete the slip at the bottom . . . → Read More: October 2014

August 2014

I hope you are all enjoying our glorious summer. The Club held its Annual Dinner on Thursday 12th June 2014 in Hush Brasserie, Mayfair, London, when thirty-eight members and their guests enjoyed an excellent dinner with an entertaining after-dinner speech delivered by Mary MacLeod M.P., a graduate of the University and Member of Parliament for . . . → Read More: August 2014