PICTURE OF STONEHAVEN HARBOUR FROM THE COVER

Souvenir Programme

to mark the

Launch, on Wednesday 21 March 2007

of

A Vigorous Institution:

 the Living Legacy of Patrick Geddes

(published by Luath Press)

and the

Inauguration of a Plaque

(provided by Aberdeenshire Council, Ballater Geddes Group and Sir Patrick Geddes Memorial Trust)

to mark

 where Geddes was born.

 

Programme

1345           Assemble in Victoria and Albert Halls, Ballater

1400            Welcome – Heather Murray, Luath Press

1405            ‘A Vigorous Institution: the Living Legacy of Patrick                             Geddes’ – Walter Stephen, Patrick Geddes Memorial Trust

1415            ‘Bengal Boats and Rickshaw Roads’ – Kenny Munro,                            Ballater Geddes Group and Patrick Geddes Memorial Trust

1425            The Light Before the Darkness’ - Anne-Michelle Slater,                              University of Aberdeen

1435            ‘Where was Peter Geddes born?’ – Walter Stephen

1445            The company will now march to where Geddes was born,

                    led by Piper Martin Johnston, who will play:

                    ‘The 79th’s Farewell to Gibraltar’

                    ‘The Cock o’ the North’

                    ‘Hielan’ Laddie’

1500            Location of the Plaque

                    Tributes by representatives of Aberdeenshire Council,                       Ballater Geddes Group and Sir Patrick Geddes Memorial                         Trust

1520            Return to Victoria and Albert Halls for book signings, sales           and interviews

1600            Close of Launch