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Annual Scottish mortgage dinner 2017


5 October 2017

Time: 6:30pm – 11:00pm
Venue: Prestonfield House, Edinburgh
Price: £1050 +VAT table of 10, £110 +VAT single ticket - members
£1550 +VAT table of 10, £160 +VAT single ticket - non-members
Annual Scottish mortgage dinner 2017

Online booking is now closed. To book places for this event, please email 

About this event

The annual Scottish mortgage dinner is the Scottish mortgage industry's biggest networking dinner of the year and is attended by over 200 industry professionals.

Booking is now open.

Dress code

The dress code for this event is business dress/lounge suits


Table of 10 (member & associate): £1050 +VAT

Table of 10 (non-member): £1550 +VAT

Single ticket (member & associate): £110 +VAT

Single ticket (non-member): £160 +VAT

Images from last year's dinner:

A collection of pictures from CML Scotland annual dinner 2016

Organisations with tables at the dinner as at August 2017 include:

  • Aberdein Considine                                         
  • Accord Mortgages
  • Aldermore Bank Plc
  • Bank of Ireland for Intermediaries
  • Barclays
  • Clydesdale Bank Plc
  • Countrywide
  • Coventry Building Society
  • Landmark
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • Millar & Bryce
  • Nationwide Building Society
  • NatWest Intermediary Solutions
  • Optima Legal
  • Santander UK Plc
  • Scottish Building Society
  • Sesame Bankhall Group
  • Sesame Bankhall Valuation Services
  • Skipton Building Society
  • The Lending Channel
  • The Royal Bank of Scotland Plc
  • TSB Bank Plc

Feedback from past attendees:

  • "It was a great night!"
  • "Main course was outstanding!"
  • "Excellent after dinner speaker !!!"
  • "Great venue which was well presented"
  • "Excellent food"
  • "Excellent dinner and food was great"
  • "Quality"

Running order

1830 - 1930


Drinks reception

1930 - 1950


All seated for welcome speeches

1950 - 2200


Dinner is served


Confit duck and spring onion terrine, pickled orange plum sauce, compressed cucumber, crispy kale
(Vegetarian option: Cauliflower, caper and brown butter terrine, golden raisins, parmesan cheese and Dijon mustard mousse)

Main course:

Roast rump of lamb, mini shepherds pie, mashed potato, crushed minted peas, glazed carrots, pointed cabbage, white wine jus

(Vegetarian option:Roast portobello mushroom with smoked aubergine and crowdie, mashed potato, crushed minted peas, glazed carrots, pointed cabbage, onion jus)


Muscovado pavlova, white chocolate, Chantilly cream, blackcurrant compote lime sorbet

Tea, coffee and tablet


Sauvignon Blanc, Franschhoek Cellars, South Africa

Mountain Merlot, Vina Concha y Toro, Chile



Prize draw in support of Smart Works Edinburgh and after dinner speaker





Prestonfield House

Priestfield Road
EH16 5UT


By car: Please use EH16 5UT as the SatNav postcode. There is free car parking onsite.

By rail: Prestonfield House is a 5-minute taxi ride away from Edinburgh Waverley station

By bus: Bus numbers 2, 14 & 33 run to within 1/2 a mile of Prestonfield House

For more detailed directions, please see the venue website.

Contact us

Agi Donovan

Telephone: 020 7706 3333