Dear Merchistonians and Friends
Tuesday saw a truly touching turn-out for the memorial service for Norman Mair (42-47). It was marvellous to see so many Merchistonians of all ages congregate to celebrate the life of such a prominent figure. Norman's son Logan (80-86) gave
a poignant yet humorous eulogy, which can be found
Meanwhile, current rugby star Sam Hidalgo-Clyne (06-11) has recently given a televised interview ahead of his big match against Glasgow Warriors. To watch the video and find out more, click
Last month's Careers Speed Dating event went fantastically, thanks to the enthusiastic participation of Merchistonians. If you're keen to give back to the School (and help promote your business at the same time), here's a date for your diary!
Tuesday 3 March 2015 will see the Memorial Hall become the hub for a Careers Convention between 4-6pm. Please take a look
here for more information.
Andrew Haddow (60-65)'s golf DVD clearly caught your attention last week; as of this moment, 141 of you have clicked the link! For a last-minute stocking filler, why not
take a look and get your order in today?
Edith Piaf would be celebrating her birthday today. Whilst there are plenty of people hoping to change their fortune for next year, it's important to reflect on the year just gone and see where your strengths have lain. Don't apologise for
having taken risks - and make sure you live a life with
I cannot believe I find myself writing the last note out to you all from 2014. My holidays will be taking me down south and as I
drive home for Christmas I'll be thinking of the Merchistonian network celebrating around the world. I hope you all have a marvellous time and I look forward to greeting you anew in 2015.
The Merchistonian Club
Merchiston Castle School
t/ 0131 312 2262
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