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There are two important dinners coming up in the Royal Scots events calendar.

Autumn Dinner, Saturday 27 September 2014

Royal Scots, partners and guests are warmly invited to join us for The Royal Scots Autumn Dinner, Saturday 27 September and for our annual family outing to The Royal Regiment of…

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Posted : 11 Sep 2014 in General News

Dunkirk Ships

 

Royal Scots Tam Millar, Vice Chairman of the Southern Branch, together with Geordie Gilchrist and Peter Kilgallon were guests of Dunkirk Little Ships on Saturday 6 September 2014.

Tam says, "It was great start to the day on entering the Thames Motor Yacht Club, Hampton Court. The first person…

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Posted : 11 Sep 2014 in General News

Whitefoord House

Colonel Martin Gibson, Chairman, Royal Scots Trust, Captain Jimmy Springthorpe, Secretary, The Royal Scots Benevolent Society, and Jimmy Laws and Mags Allan from the Edinburgh branch were among guests at Whitefoord House, Friday 5 September, for a garden party to mark the refurbishment of six new rooms.

Whitefoord House, on…

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Posted : 9 Sep 2014 in General News

Bruce Bounces Back

Bruce Allan is not keen on heights ("Stepping off the kerb is a challenge"), so we asked him, "Why on earth did you volunteer to abseil 165 feet down the Forth Rail Bridge and, worse, sign up for a bungee jump?"

To raise £646 and awareness for ex-servicemen and…

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Posted : 1 Sep 2014 in General News

WW1 Services

The UK launch of the World War 1 (WW1) Commemorative Programme was held in Glasgow Cathedral, 4 August 2014. It was followed, on Sunday 10 August, with the Scottish Government's launch event - a Drumhead Service at the Esplanade of Edinburgh Castle, followed by a 'March as to War' down…

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Posted : 29 Aug 2014 in General News

Dreghorn Handover

The Royal Scots Borderers, 1st Battalion (1 SCOTS) - the battalion formed in 2006 when the Royal Scots amalgamated with King's Own Scottish Borderers - has officially redeployed to Northern Ireland.

On Monday 11 August 2014, the 1 SCOTS flag was lowered and piped down at Dreghorn Barracks and…

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Posted : 29 Aug 2014 in General News

Referendum

Scotland's historic referendum on independence, 18 September 2014, will change Scotland and the UK forever. The outcome will affect our future and that of Scotland's Armed Forces as surely as any military campaign.

Whichever side you favour, every vote matters, so here's a reminder of what Better Together and the…

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Posted : 29 Aug 2014 in General News

WW1 Service 10 Aug

The Scottish Government's official WW1 Commemorative Programme launches on Sunday 10 August 2014 with a Drumhead Service at the Esplanade of Edinburgh Castle, followed by a 'March as to War' down the Royal Mile to Holyrood Park.

Eighty ranks drawn mainly from 1 SCOTS will form the…

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Posted : 5 Aug 2014 in General News

2015 Muster

Next year, 22 May 2015, marks the centenary of the Quintinshill (Gretna) train crash in which 216 members of the 7th (Leith) Battalion The Royal Scots died and 205 were injured en route to Gallipoli.

As the date is so important in the history of The Royal Scots, and in…

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Posted : 31 Jul 2014 in General News

Dinner & Races

Royal Scots, partners and guests are warmly invited to join us for The Royal Scots Autumn Dinner, Saturday 27 September and for our annual family outing to The Royal Regiment of Scotland Family Day, Musselburgh Races, 28 September 2014.

Dinner will be held in The Royal Scots Club, 7pm for…

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Posted : 25 Jul 2014 in General News

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