News Archive - October 2016

Still A Few Tickets Available

NEWS Monday 31st October 2016, 10:44pm

Just a few days to go now before our End of Season Dinner and Dance at the Village Hotel Edinburgh, on Saturday 5th November.

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Not Long To The Dance

NEWS Tuesday 25th October 2016, 8:59pm

We're just ten days away from our Annual End of Season Dinner and Dance at the Village Hotel, Edinburgh on Saturday 5th November.

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Heavy Defeat To End The Season

NEWS Saturday 22nd October 2016, 1:08am

The final match of the year for the Border Roofing Monarchs was a fairly predictable heavy defeat by 55-38 at the hands of Glasgow. It was our first home loss of the season in the league, having also lost on the opening night against Berwick in the League Cup. In between, we were OK!

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Tigers Triumph

NEWS Friday 21st October 2016, 9:56pm

Glasgow Tigers ended the Border Roofing Monarchs unbeaten home league record at Armadale on Friday night winning 55 to 38. Guest Stevie Worrall top scored with 13 and Aaron Summers had a paid maximum for the Tigers.

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Race Day Update

NEWS Friday 21st October 2016, 11:30am

For the second time this year we reach the last meeting of the season. The weather looks good throughout the day and after the electrical fault that caused the abandonment of our last meeting was quickly located and repaired we have undertaken a major review of the electrical system to ensure there is no problem tonight.

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That's All Folks - Part 2

PREVIEW Thursday 20th October 2016, 7:28pm

So a fortnight ago I was all set to bring the curtain down on the Monarchs 2016 season with a song. Then it was a case of lights out and so we try again as for the 11th time this season we attempt to race the Glasgow Allied Vehicle Tigers.

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Final Meeting On Friday

NEWS Wednesday 19th October 2016, 1:02pm

The Border Roofing Monarchs finally reach the last match of the season against Glasgow Tigers this Friday after a problematic year in which the Friday weather has been dreadful on a regular basis, topped off by the floodlight failure which caused another postponement a fortnight ago.

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Refund Update

NEWS Tuesday 18th October 2016, 9:58pm

We are gradually working through the requested refunds from our abandoned match on 7th October. A big job as we had many requests. Can we please ask you to be patient.

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Dinner Dance Coming Up

NEWS Saturday 15th October 2016, 10:33am

It's now just three weeks until our big social event of the year, the End of Season Dinner and Dance. It is the 29th such event we have staged and we have a new venue this year at the Village Hotel in Edinburgh.

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Watch Out For Monarchs 100

NEWS Wednesday 12th October 2016, 9:00am

Monarchs 100 are on the march again! Not across the Forth this time, but the Fundraising group which has been organised by our good friends Scott Wilson and Derek Wilkinson have winter plans which they are going to reveal soon.

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