About us

We are a registered Scottish Charity (Number SCO21070)

Our main purposes and activities, are to:

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  • Foster interest in the history and archaeology of Haddington and its environs through annual programmes of meetings visits and outings
  • Foster research into local history and to publish findings from time to time
  • Encourage awareness of the historic fabric of Haddington and of the need to conserve and protect it
  • Develop an appreciation of wider national or international historical topics in so far as they have impacted on Haddington and its environs.

The Committee


Marie Macpherson (Convenor)

Eric Glendinning (Secretary)

Vivian Hastie (Treasurer)

Bill Rarity (Press Sec; AV and IT)

Peter Ramage (Past Convenor)

John Revuelta

Jim Westcott

Lorna Colvin-Maclean 

Tim Holden