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Members of the Clan Chattan Call for Articles

To all members of the Clan Chattan Association. It is time for you all to get your thinking caps on and write that article which has been rolling around in your thoughts. You know, that one about your family heritage research or that special trip you had to Scotland, People you know with clan connections who have done something special or have a great talent. The Touch Not Magazine will be getting put together in the New Year and we need your stories and photos. For more info on how to get your story in print contact the editor, Donald McIntosh by e-mail on association@clanchattan.org.uk

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Captain Alwyne Farquharson of Invercauld

It is with great sadness that we must inform members of the Clan Chattan Association of the death of Captain Alwyne Farquharson of Invercauld, on October 6th 2021, at the age of 102. Captain Farquharson was both Chief of Clan Farquharson and Chieftain of the Ballater Highland Games. He is believed to have been the longest serving Clan Chief in Scottish History. He was dedicated to his role and touched many hearts. The Clan Chattan Association wishes to convey deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to Madam Farquharson and family. He will be dearly missed. The late Chiefs funeral will be held at Brancaster Church on October 22nd at 2pm. There… Read More

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A message from John Mackintosh of Mackintosh – President

I do hope that you and your nearest and dearest are safe and as comfortable as is possible at this harrowing time. The Clan has always primarily been a source of comfort and strength for me. A gang of old friends that you know you can always turn to. And even though we may not all be able to meet regularly, the reach of the Clan has always been wide and we know that as family and friends, we will ultimately always be there for one another. While these times now seem so dark, the solace that can be found in the kind words of our kith and kin, with… Read More

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Event cancellations

Please note that the following events have been cancelled: The AHCS meeting and talk (April 17th) is cancelled The Culloden Memorial (April 18th) is cancelled The Inverness Highland Games (July 17th) is cancelled The Clan MacGillivray Gathering (15-18 July) Cancelled/postponed Scotweek in Los Angeles has been postponed until September 25th So far there has been no decision on cancelling the Clan Chattan Association Gathering due for 6th-8th August, but will report it on this page and Facebook as soon as one has been made. Thank you for your continued support and stay well. Clan Chattan Association

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The Annual Gathering 2020

The Annual Gathering is fast approaching us again between the 6th-8th August 2020. The Annual General Meeting The Lochardil House Hotel, Inverness. 4pm: Gather together. Light refreshments will be available 5pm: The AGM of the Clan Chattan Association 7pm: Clan Chattan Association Dinner Price £35 and tickets can now be bought in our online shop. Friday 7th and Saturday 8th August 2020 The Highland Field Sports, Moy The Clan Tent Relax and enjoy some Highland hospitality in the Clan Tent. Browse through some of the past journals and visit the museum or take a walk up to the Lachlan Mackintosh memorial and enjoy the view. The Clan Tent will be… Read More

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New contact details

We are changing our e-mail address. Please change your e-mail contact details for us to: association@clanchattan.org.uk The previous e-mail contact address will be phased out over the next few months. Postal address is: Clan Chattan Association 36 Rullion Road Penicuik EH26 9HX Scotland Please remember that if you have changed your contact details then we need to update our database. Please notify us of changes. KEEP IN TOUCH Membership secretary – Denise McIntosh

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