Hume Trophy 2018 Results

The results of the Jack Hume Heather & Thistle poetry writing competition for 2018 were announced at the formal dinner at the recent RBANA AGM & Conference in Philadelphia. The judges commented on the high standard of the entries this year. This was particularly gratifying since sadly Jack Hume, the donor of this trophy in … [Read more…]

Reminder – entries close April 1 for Jack Hume Trophy

As you know, sadly Jack Hume passed away last month. Let’s make this year’s edition of the competition he founded be a special one, so please submit your entries. Just two weeks to go before the April 1 deadline. Click the link below for the competition rules. Poetry Writing Competition Rules 2018

Jack Hume Heather & Thistle Trophy – 2018

Entries are invited for the third annual RBANA competition for original poetry written in the style of Robert Burns. Entries must be received by April 1, 2018 with the results to be announced at the RBANA AGM & Conference 2018 to be held in Philadelphia April 20-22. Click the link below for the competition rules. … [Read more…]

Medicine Hat 2017 Function Reports Posted

Reports of the Jolly Beggars and Jean Armour events held recently by the Medicine Hat Club have been posted on this website under Blogs and Reports – Burns Supper Reports. Here are copies: Medicine Hat Jolly Beggars Banquet 2017 Medicine Hat Jean Armour Dinner 2017