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Friday Scottish Friday - Blackwatch Challenge

Friday Scottish Friday - Blackwatch Challenge

Friday 10 February 2017 - 00:00 to Sunday 12 February 2017 - 00:00

Franco-Scottish commemorations will be held from 10th to 12th February in Amiens, in particular remembrance of Eric Milroy, captain of the Scottish Rugby team, who fought with the Blackwatch and died in Delville Wood in 1916.

Friday 10:
from 10.30pm to 11.45pm: concert with Scottish music at the Pole Cathédrale. Tickets cost 10 Euros, available from the the Fnac.

Saturday 11:
from 11am to 12pm: pipe band parade from the Perret Tower (oppostite the station)
2pm to 6pm: WW1 commemorative tournament of Rugby veterans at the Charassain stadium

Sunday 12:
from 9.30am to 10.30am: Music from Britanny and Scotland inside Amiens Cathedral
10.30am to 11.45am: mass in remembrance of Scottish regiments that fought in the Battle of the Somme, in Amiens cathedral

More information : www.memoirederugby.com

 

Organiser: 
Mémoire de Rugby
Venue of event: 
Cathedral
& Charassain Stadium
80000 Amiens