Post date: Sunday, 23 July, 2017 - 19:56
Stephanie Durie is heading to Glasgow at the end of July to meet up with the Pipe Band she plays with: The Pipeband Club of Australia – one of the country’s ‘leading competitive bands’ and winners of many championships. They will be competing in the World Pipe Band Championships on Saturday 12th August, 2017.
Post date: Sunday, 28 May, 2017 - 15:49
DURIE FAMILY ASSOCIATION: ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP JUST £ 12 GBP Sterling (Approx US $15) No enrolment Fee – just an annual subscription.
Post date: Sunday, 14 May, 2017 - 16:44
The Chief was present at the historic moment when the governor of Edinburgh Castle greeted the Clan and Family Chiefs on Monday 8th May. It was 272 years since Highland Clans had last tried to enter the castle.
Post date: Wednesday, 10 May, 2017 - 13:34
Congratulations to our cousin! The Chief’s cousin, Sarah Petersen, has been appointed secretary to the Standing Council of Scottish Chiefs (SCSC).
Post date: Tuesday, 25 April, 2017 - 17:40
Pictured (L-R): Lord Hodge, George Dick and Jamie Durie
Dundee University Mooters Jamie Durie and George Dick, finalists in the university’s annual Mooting Championship held at the Supreme Court in London, presented their case before Lord Hodge on 28th March. He handed down his judgement that Durie and Dick were the victors in the Scots property law moot problem
Post date: Sunday, 23 April, 2017 - 19:33
Swing a kilt, strut in trews, swirl a skirt, swathe a stole!
Coming to the Tattoo in Edinburgh? What finery will you wear? To join in marching onto the esplanade on ‘Durie Night’ - which we are sharing with the Bruce Family - tartan must be worn!
Post date: Tuesday, 18 April, 2017 - 12:23
Ken Durie – a Canadian member - has reported on one of the Shennachie’s US Road Trip talks:
“Researching Your Scottish Ancestry”, held at Troy, Michigan, USA, by the St. Andrew's Society of Michigan as part of Bruce's American Lecture Series.
Post date: Monday, 3 April, 2017 - 15:44
The week of 27th March saw four Dundee students moot (argue a case) before Lord Hodge at the Supreme Court in the final of the Dundee Mooting Championship. One of them is Jamie (on the RHS), the son of Dr Bruce Durie – Shennachie to the Durie Chief and the DFA.
Post date: Friday, 27 January, 2017 - 12:00
Dr Bruce Durie, world acknowledged expert on Scottish family history and genealogy, and Shennachie to the Chief and the Durie Family Association, is starting a Road Trip around the States!
Post date: Sunday, 15 January, 2017 - 18:57
DURIE NIGHT AT THE TATTOO + ‘DURIES AND FOUR SCOTTISH QUEENS’
Friday 25th August – Durie Night at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Saturday 26th August - A day trip to Fife, visiting historic places with Durie connections.
Sunday 27th August - A day in and around Edinburgh, with more Durie connections.
And also on Friday a chance for personal genealogical research with Bruce to help.
Each day/activity can be taken separately