Over 50 years supporting the Common Riding

Sometime after the Common Riding of 1962, disappointed at being unable to obtain tickets for Common Riding events this year, five Hawick men, Dod Robson, Ronnie Murphy, Ronnie Tait, Moosie Arries and Tam Underwood met in The Queens Head to discuss holding their own dinner next year.

History of the 1514 Club

Dinner 2018

The 2018 Dinner was held on the Friday 1st June, and you can see a large selection of photos from the Dinner on the Gallery Page. This section has galleries going back to 2007.

Gallery page

Club song

With words by W D Johnston, and music by Ex Acting Father A L Ingles, the 1514 song is a proud part of our club history.

Play / download the song

Full words of the song

News and events

The AGM will be held on the 7th November in the Border Club, and details of club business are to be found on the Events Page.

Quick clicks

Other events

The 1514 club is involved in various projects and events in the area. The photo above is the presentation to Rory Anderson, winner of the Uphill Mile trophy, his prize being presented by Barry McDonald.

There is involvement with schools, retirement homes and a number of other causes - all of which are listed in the Friends Page.

The people

Graeme Cockburn is the 2019 President, and a list of officials is on the contacts page