Each year, people gather to celebrate the life and works of Scottish bard Robert Burns, who wrote Auld Lang Syne among other memorable poems. We were invited to such a celebration on January 26th, 2002, and the evening has been recorded in photos below.

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We celebrated Burns' Night at Gordon and Neil's house. Each guest had to wear a "substantial piece of tartan".  
Jonathan and Gordon looking very much like catalogue models.
Spot the television personality...
Jonathan and Catherine confessed all in the Jason Donovan game.
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Gordon reading the quetions from the Jason Donovan game
In anticipation of the meal:
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Gordon prepares to use the ceremonial dagger to stab the haggis.
 Cullen Skink soup
Haggis warm reeking, rich wi' Champit Tatties
Bashed Neeps
Tyspy Laird (sherry trifle)
A Tassie o' coffee
Addressing the haggis. Read the poem by Robert Burns.
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Eating the haggis
Our lovely host.
Neil doing his marionette with cut strings imitation
Nick's birthday was is on the 25th. We celebrated with our favourite meal: gorgonzola pizza.

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There was also salad and presents and chocolate cupcakes.
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Nick makes a wish.  


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