This year’s Barrhead Rotary Club Annual Charity Lunch will be fun and fundraising for Renfrewshire charity, ACCORD Hospice with inspirational guest speaker Rhona Martin MBE (pictured above).
Rhona went from housewife to Olympic Gold Medallist and this chequered career gives her a unique insight into the world of professional sport, and she remains an ambassador and role model to young people.
Rhona Martin is best known for her role as skip in the gold medal winning British team at the Salt Lake City Games in 2002 where she secured victory in the final.
She was part of the London 2012 summer Olympics torch relay taking the flame through Glasgow and attended events in London as a game ambassador.
In 2010, she was appointed as the new women’s head coach of the British and Scottish Curling performance and was part of a five-strong coaching team at Sochi 2014, before stepping down later that year.
She was high-performance manager for Bowls Scotland for the last two years.
The Barrhead Rotary Club popular Annual Charity Lunch is on Sunday 10 September 2017 at the Glynhill Hotel, 169 Paisley Road, Renfrew PA4 8XB starting at 12.30pm with a drinks reception and then at 1.15pm a superb three course lunch.
A Donation Ticket is £26 of which £5 goes directly to ACCORD Hospice.
ACCORD is a registered charity which gives a specialist palliative care service to the communities of Renfrewshire and parts of East Renfrewshire.
Action for Continuing Care Over Renfrewshire and District - ACCORD Hospice is an independent charity giving free Specialist Palliative Medical and Nursing Care and support to people whose illness is causing physical pain and emotional distress and for whom curative treatment may no longer be appropriate. Visit: http://www.accordhospice.org.uk