SPRA Dinner Dance 2010 is acclaimed 'One of the best ever'
SPRA members and their guests set out to make the SPRA Dinner Dance 'one of the best ever' to quote several who enjoyed great food, fine wine and excellent entertainment at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Glasgow on Friday 5 March.
SPRA President, Fergus Hardie, and his top table guests were piped into the hall by the imposing figure of Pipe Major Iain Grant who also gave the address to the haggis in his own dramatic style. After a Scottish themed dinner that included Cullen skink, haggis and medallions of Aberdeen Angus beef, the President introduced his top table guests, Hugh Ross, Chairman of the Northern Ireland Polymer Association (NIPA), Ian Porter, MD of Linpac Recycling and their wives.Edinburgh Napier University for their performances in polymer subjects, Mark Benstead (BSc Hons Product Design Engineering), Steven Martin (BEng Hons Mechanical Engineering), Steven Flint (BEng Hons Mechanical Engineering). SPRA Honorary Secretary, Charlie Geddes was also presented with a certificate for Outstanding Service from the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining.
Report by Charlie Geddes, SPRA Hon Secretary