KILREA Women’s Institute president, Elizabeth Patterson welcomed special guest Rachel Cochrane, from British Forces Broadcasting Services to the
Rachel enthralled the audience with photos and anecdotes from Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, where she provides radio entertainment for troops
and their families.
Meanwhile, Mabel Campbell and Pearl Walker are new grannies. Heather Kelso was the Birthday Girl. Entertainment was won by Alison Torrens,
and Margaret Lyle won the competition for ‘A card from home’.
The evening concluded with a delicious supper and ‘A Countrywoman’s Song’.