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Disabled Drivers Assistance Card

War Pensioners in receipt of Mobility Supplement (WPMS) can apply for a Disabled Drivers Assistance Card. The card entitles the individual to free basic roadside help from the AA if their car breaks down over ¼ mile from home. It does not include the cost of parts, home start, recovery…

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Posted : 20 Jul 2016 in General News

Message From Colonel MF Gibson - Chairman Regimental Trustees.

Message From Colonel MF Gibson - Chairman Regimental Trustees.

Regimentally it has been a cracking good week for The Royal Scots in several ways.

Last Saturday 54 Royals plus the Standards Party plus the Association Pipe Band took part in the Edinburgh Armed Forces Day parade which marched from Castle…

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Posted : 4 Jul 2016 in General News

Chair Of The Regimental Trustees Statement

The Regimental Trustees met at the RS Club on Friday 27th May for their 6- monthly meeting. Your Trustees with lead responsibilities in brackets are: George Lowder ( Benevolence ), David Nisbet ( Communications ), Gordon Rae ( Museum and Heritage ), Jeremy Richardson (Investment and Finance ), John Sands…

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Posted : 17 Jun 2016 in General News

Every Man Remembered

Ever Man Remembered

 

 

We've made it easy for you to get involved. Even if you don't know anyone who lost their life, you can still commemorate a…

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Posted : 25 May 2016 in General News

Ian: A Memoir By J.R.S. Bell

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Ian: A Memoir by J.R.S. Bell

An Appreciation by Bob Paterson

 

Essentially this is a love story, albeit an unusual one, not least because…

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Posted : 24 May 2016 in General News

The Royal Scots Canterbury Rugby Tops

The Royal Scots Canterbury Rugby tops will be available within 10 weeks, cost £45 up to £50 with postage, overseas may cost more, to order please fill in an order form and post or email to the Association Office.

Please note they are in the colours…

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Posted : 19 Mar 2016 in General News

Alexander Leslie 2RS, 100 Years Young

Hello there I am Maria Leslie and I'm writing this to say thank you so much for all the information we got from you about my great grandfather Alexander Leslie who served with the Royal Scots in 1933-1946 as a prisoner of war with the 2nd battalion.

Yesterday 11th March…

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Posted : 17 Mar 2016 in General News

WO1(RSM) Ian Mylchreest RAMC

Submitted by ex WO1(RSM) Ian Mylchreest RAMC (Retired 1994)

I was on the internet the other night and accidently stumbled on the Royal Scots website curiosity caused me to scroll through the site and as I read the guest book entries I was instantly transported back to two phases of…

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Posted : 11 Dec 2015 in General News

Unveiling Of A Memorial To Those Who Lost Their Lives During Op Granby (the First Gulf War)

Plans are underway to attend the National Arboretum Staffordshire on 27th/28th February 2016 to attend the unveiling of a memorial to those who lost their lives during Op Granby (the first Gulf War).

The Regimental Office is arranging for a free coach to be laid on to take people from…

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Posted : 17 Nov 2015 in General News

Update From The Chairman Of The Regimental Trustees

At the Trustees meeting held at the Royal Scots Club on the 23rd of October Robert Watson stepped down as a trustee and Gordon Rae and Norman Soutar became trustees. Robert has handed over chairing the Museum and Heritage Committee to Gordon; under Robert's outstanding leadership a huge amount has…

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Posted : 11 Nov 2015 in General News

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