Exiles Night

Reception for Teries

A reception for exiled Teries will be held in the Town Hall on Wednesday, 8th June at 7.30 p.m. A programme of entertainment featuring music, song and verse from the wealth of talent in the town has been arranged. A light supper will be served and bar facilities are provided.

The reception is organised for returning Teries (or direct descendants of Teries) including their partner and accompanying children aged 12 or over. Unfortunately, children under 12 do not qualify for an invitation neither do the host, relative or friend. Those eligible must have their permanent residence out with Tayside, Central, Strathclyde, Fife, Lothian, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders, Northumberland, Cumbria, Tyne & Wear, Durham, Lancashire, Yorkshire, Cleveland, Merseyside, Greater Manchester and Humberside.

Entry is by ticket only and tickets may be uplifted at Hawick Common Riding Office at 11 O’Connell Street, Hawick, TD9 9HT on Saturday, 4th June from 9.30 a.m. until 11 a.m., Monday 6th June, Tuesday 7th June and Wednesday 8th June from 2.00 p.m. to 3.30p.m.

Please note, U.K. and Eire exiles are not eligible to apply for either Colour Bussing or Hut tickets. But can apply for Common Riding Dinner Tickets and Common Riding Ball tickets.

The COMMON RIDING DINNER will be held in the Town Hall on Friday 10th June at 7.00 p.m. prompt finishing at 10.00 p.m.

The COMMON RIDING BALL will follow the Dinner in the Town Hall on Friday 10th June at 10.30 p.m.

No tickets will be released without payment.

This application form must be returned to the Secretariat by post or email (commonriding@btinternet.com) BEFORE 8th MAY.

A strict dress code of jacket tie for Gentlemen, or equivalent for Ladies, must be observed.
Downloadable application forms