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Giffnock North Social Club

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1505: tabled on 19 July 2023

Tabled in the 2022-23 session.

This motion has been signed by 5 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House congratulates everyone at Giffnock North Social Club, a community social club, on its 80th anniversary; recognises that the club began as an amateur athletics club in 1943, but more recently has become best known as a notable live entertainment venue for residents of East Renfrewshire and further afield; highlights the club’s wide range of amenities set over three rooms, including a bar, lounge, large functional hall, outside seating, pool table, darts and a screen for major sporting events; notes that the club is the home of the Old Crocs Football Team and that it hosts regular dance classes and a range of other community groups; understands that the club will celebrate its 80th anniversary with a family funday on Sunday 13 August from 12pm to 6pm with football, food, live music and a bouncy castle, with all proceeds being donated to the Beatson Cancer Charity; and wishes everyone at Giffnock North Social Club all the very best for the future and a thoroughly enjoyable family funday.