Freens o Reid Harlaw

30 Oct Freens o Reid Harlaw

Albert Thomson, Emmy Award journalist Kianne Sadeq, SAS veteran Colin Maclachlan, Leslie Leslie and David Leslie

Albert Thomson, Kianne Sadeq, Colin Maclachlan, Leslie Leslie and David Leslie

The third annual dinner of  the Freens o Reid Harlaw, the organisation dedicated to remembering and researching the battle of Harlaw in 1411, saw a full house in Trinity Hall, Aberdeen.
SAS veteran Colin MacLachlan spoke on the history of war, with David Leslie as chairman and Freens founder and secretary Albert Thomson giving the introduction.
Singer Yvonne Morton and accompanist Alan Walker provided the entertainment, and the guests were piped in by Gordon Casely.
Next day, the Freens gathered with the congregation of Chapel of Garioch Kirk for the annual service of remembrance led by Rev Brian Dobby, chaplain to the Freens – at which a new Clan Leslie Font was dedicated.