Cairncross Trophy

Allan Young
OUTSTANDING SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY The Rotary Club of Perth make an award each year to recognise outstanding service to the community. The CAIRNCROSS TROPHY in memory of James Cairncross has been awarded this year to ALLAN YOUNG. Music Co-ordinator for Perth and Kinross Education and Children's Services leading a team of 29 highly dedicated instructors who deliver instrumental tuition throughout Perth and Kinross. Inspiring and encouraging many young people to excel in and enjoy music and enhancing Community life through music. A committed volunteer he gives of his own time at Residential Youth Camps. Since 2000 he has been the conductor of Perth Youth Orchestra. In June 2005 he was honoured and proud to conduct PYO in a performance of Walton's Crown Imperial to Her Majesty The Queen in the new Perth Concert Hall and to be able to introduce some of the orchestra's members to her majesty. PICTURE: ALLAN RECEIVES THE CAIRNCROSS AWARD AND TROPHY TOGETHER WITH AN AWARD OF £250 For PERTH AND KINROSS MUSIC FOUNDATION.