Christmas Lunch Cruises 2016

Why not take a break from the hustle & bustle of Christmas shopping and enjoy a leisurely cruise along the Union canal, whilst savouring a three course Christmas lunch on board St Magdalene?

The Cruises run on Sunday the 11th and Sunday 18th December.  You should arrive at the tearoom by 1.00pm for a glass of mulled fruit juice to keep the winter chills away, and then set sail at 1.30pm on a majestic cruise lasting around 3 hours.

Cost to follow but will be in the region of £25 per person for a three course meal and a cruise of about three hours.  All places must be fully paid for in advance.  Send a cheque, payable to “LUCS” for the full amount to:

John McLauchlin
141 Bailielands
Linlithgow  EH49 7SZ.

With a choice of menu, you can select your option after reserving your place.  Please enquire for special dietary requirements.  Bring your own Drinks – alcoholic or non-alcoholic.

To reserve your place or for more information please contact: John & Liz McLauchlin on 01506 847622 or email

Sample Menu


Chicken liver pate on bed of salad
Homemade vegetable broth

Main Course

Scottish prime braised steak with rich sauce
Supreme filleted breast of turkey with chipolatas and homemade stuffing, dressed with a light sauce.

All served with market fresh vegetables and creamed potatoes.


Traditional Christmas pudding served with ice cream
Chocolate fudge gateau with cream.

Followed by Tea or coffee.