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Cultybraggan Camp: Celebrating Hamish Henderson

1 November - 3 November

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Come and experience the Nissen huts and jail-block, where Hamish worked in 1947


Friday 1st November 2019
7:30pm Welcome to everyone

7:45pm “Hamish Henderson (1919–2019)” Venue: jail-block – A ‘talk’ by Margaret Bennett, illustrated by images & songs Piper: James MacDonald Reid [Free events]

8:30pm A bothy ‘sing-around’ led by Scott Gardiner
(Venue: Hut 41) [Free events]

Permanent Exhibition (camp pictures, POW sketchbook & cartoons)

Saturday 2nd November 2019


10:00 am Camp open for visitors. Tours and Exhibition

10:30–11:30 am “Hamish Henderson: War hero and Poet” by, film-maker, artist and Hamish Henderson biographer Timothy Neat. Venue: jail-block

11:45–12:45 “Hamish in Italy: Gramsci and the Partisans” by Poet and musician Pino Mereu from The Hamish Henderson Club in Rome. Venue: jail-block

LUNCH (own arrangements)

12:45– 2:00 pm Lunch break (Camp Café or own arrangements)


2:00– 4:00 pm CULTYBRAGGAN CAMP CONCERT: “Come-All-Ye”. Venue: Hut 41 – Adam McNaughtan & Bob Blair, Alison McMorland & Geordie McIntyre, Margaret Bennett, Tim Neat, Pino Mereu, Scott Gardiner and Graham Irvine

DINNER (own arrangements)

7:30 – 8:30 pm Hamish Henderson on film (Venue: jail-block)

8:30–10:00pm ‘A tribute to Hamish in songs and stories’ with Scott, James & Graham. Bring your own songs & BYOB. (Venue: Hut 41)

Sunday 3rd November 2019 [Free events]

2:00 pm Farewell sing-around – everyone welcome! Join Scott Gardiner for the BIG SINGAROUND Venue: Commercial Hotel, Muthill

Tickets only £17.50 and only 100 are available! Book at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cultybraggan-camp-celebrating-hamish-henderson-100th-year-tickets-73940749773?aff=mcivte

Any queries contact: info@gracenotescotland.org or tel: 01764 655 979

Organised by GraceNotes Scotland with Comrie Development Trust

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Cultybraggan Camp
Cultybraggan Camp
Comrie, Perthshire PH6 2AB United Kingdom
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