President of the Robert Burns World Federation, Kirkcudbright man Ian McIntyre was in Holyrood last week at the Scottish Parliament Burns Supper. There was a strong Galloway presence at the event.
Ian was invited by host for the evening, Emma Harper, MSP, to toast the Immortal Memory of Robert Burns. A packed Members Restaurant also saw Finlay Carson Address the Haggis and contribute to Tam O’Shanter. Sir Paul Grice, Chief Executive Officer of the Scottish Parliament toasted The Lasses and Deputy Presiding Officer, Linda Fabriani, MSP, replied on behalf of the Lasses.