1. Dave & Janet Dickson

    Sorry to here about the passing of Andrew Sneddon remember him from my steam gunners days (ATK PL WOMBAT) in Munster our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time taken to soon RIP Andrew.
    Dave & Janet

  2. Tom Logan



    After a very successful meeting with the management of the Royal Scots Club, it has been confirmed that 2017 Royal Scots Regimental Association Annual Reunion will be held in the Princess Royal Suite. At the Royal Scots Club on Saturday 29th April 2017.

    The Club has stated that THEY WILL match the same cost for all drinks as BMC Club. The Royal Scots Club will also supply the Buffet for the event.

    Cost of Tickets will remain the same £20 and will be available at the end of January 2017.

  3. Paul Robertson

    Office Bearers and members of the Central Branch send their Deepest Condolence to the family, of the late Andrew Sneddon. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad and difficult time.
    Until we meet again RIP. U.T.R.

  4. Jimmy Springthorpe

    Auction in aid of Royal Scots Benevolence.
    Just a reminder that the closing date for bids is 12 noon Mon 5 Dec 16 after which the winning bids will be announced.

  5. Tom Logan


    The Funeral of the late Andrew Sneddon will take place at Bo’ness Town Hall, Bo’ness at
    1400 hrs, on Monday 5th December.

  6. Liz Kyle

    Funeral arrangements for Andrew Sneddon will be on Monday 5th December 14.00hrs @ Bo’ness Town Hall.

  7. George Higgins

    Royal Scots veterans gathering on the 17th of December.

    Pub crawl up leith walk. Starts at the central bar at 1500hrs

    See you there . A good crowd coming already.


  8. eddie donnelly

    puting this in for Joan grant…..
    I am looking for friends that was brought the Royal Scots especially one that were stationed in Kirknewton 1980 they will be any age from 40 to 49 now, Their names are Carol Harvey mark Harvey. Nioma Hogg, they could be from Kirknewton Edinburgh Livingston England Germany Cyprus northern Ireland. There dad’s went to the Falklands conflict with my dad in 1981/82 If you are them or know them please contact Joan Grant on FB.. UTR

  9. Tom Logan

    It is with regret that we have to announce the death On Saturday 26th November of Andrew Sneddon age 57; Andrew served in 1RS in Munster in the Wombat Plt, and left the Battalion in Redford.

    Noel Martin (Ginge) cousin of Andrew, Will publish the funeral details when known.

    1. Tom Logan

      Office Bearers and members of the East of Scotland Branch send their Deepest Condolence to family of late Andrew Sneddon all our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult and sad time.
      Until we meet again RIP Andrew.

  10. Secret Squirrel69

    Priveleged to attend John Sutherland Polson’s Commital Service at Warriston on Friday over seen by The Reverend Charles Robertson former Queens Minister at Cannongate Kirk 1993-1995.Was great to see Jimmy Whitecross Snr father of Jimmy Whitecross Jnr R.I.P. who although emotional gave us more detail about John’s history and life before being cared for by Kerry-Ann and the care home staff.
    Then a visit to Paul Carlisle and Amanda’s at Musselburgh for an impromptu visit and Tea with a Dram to raise to John Sutherland Polson.George Dode Higgins did a marvelous job again as unofficial Almoner.
    It was then the eve of St Andrews Day East O’ Scotland Branch Royal Scots(THE ROYAL REGIMENT)s Celebration at which I attended solo.An evening of some weel kent faces attending some not seen for a while.
    Thanks to Tom Logan and His Branch Team alongside His Wee Ma and Sisters who executed a fine bill O’Fare second to none,The Rannoch House Staff for their services.
    Lastly apologies to Bro Royal John Penicuik work precludes me attending The Memorial Service/Celebration of Life of Lee Paris Penicuik R.I.P. my thoughts will be with you & all attending and in Spirit Wednesday(Tomorrow).Until the dawning of The NewYear and new callendar events I want to take this earliest convenience to Wish All The Regimental Family and All in Association with Us A Very Happy Christmas and A Prosperous NewYear 2017.

    Slainte Mhath!!
    Secret Squirrel69

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