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  1. DANNY & JEAN MCMEECHAN

    Jean and I would like to wish all Royals and their families peace, happiness and good health in 2018. UTR!

  2. Walter Hutchison

    Re paddy miller he is in ward A1 City hospital Belfast maybe a wee get well card from as many as possible from the regimental family would be great as paddy is quite unwell and will not be discharged from hospital until sometime in the new year so guys let the regimental family do their stuff

  3. Jimmy Springthorpe

    I would like to take this opportunity to wish all members of The Regimental Family all best wishes for Christmas and The new Year.
    I would also like to say a big THANK YOU to all those office bearers and volunteers who do so much on behalf of all of us. It is really appreciated.
    Finally, a public thank you to Liz Kyle who has worked alongside me for the past two years. Liz is moving on to take up a full time post with Legion Scotland and she goes with all best wishes.
    Merry Christmas.
    Jimmy

  4. Andrew Colin Miller

    I am enquiring about information in regards to my Grandfather 3186536 David Miller DOB 10 Jan 1904 passed before my Birth 1969
    Any information would be greatly appreciated

    Regards

    WO2 A.C Miller
    Australian Army

    Hello please see our website at Help on research

  5. George Higgins

    Hi guys. I’ve not been on for a while. Just to inform you guys that might not have seen it on social media.
    There’s a ROYAL SCOTS gathering this Friday. 22nd of December. Looks like it’s going to be another great turnout.
    Some of us are meeting in the Guildford arms East end of princes street at 1730/1800hrs. Main body to meet around 1930hrs at the picture house on Lothian road . If you want to come along then please do. A few Christmas beers with fellow veterans is just the medicine.

    I’d like to wish all Royal Scots and your families a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year . UTR

  6. Admin

    It is our sad duty to inform all of the passing of Billy Omand. Billy sadly died on Sunday 17th December in hospital. Noi funeral arrangements are available at this time, but once know will be posted. Condolences to all his family from all here at the Regimental Office. RIP

    1. Tom Logan

      All Members of East of Scotland Branch send their deepest condolences to the family of the late Billy Omand, all our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad and difficult time.
      RIB Bill

  7. Andy kyle

    A merry Christmas to one and all from the central branch and a happy new year.See All in the New Year…..Up The Royals

  8. Jimmy Springthorpe

    MEMORIAL SERVICE.
    A memorial Service for the late Colonel JND (Dudley) Lucas will be held in the Church of St Mary of Antioch, Chilmark, Wilts, SP3 5AS at 12 noon on Saturday 6th January 2018. Donations if desired can be made to ABF The Soldiers Charity, Mountbarrow House, 6-20 Elizabeth Street, LONDON, SW1W 9RB

  9. Andy Kay

    Arrived in the Regimental Office, just in time for Santa to drop into your stocking is the fantastic Royal Scots Bow Tie. It comes in its own presentation box and can be yours for the minuscule price of £20.

    Contact the office to book your tie and they will be sent out on receipt of your cheque or postal order (if they PO still does them) for £20 per tie. Alternatively you can drop into the office on any weekday between 10am and 2pm and pick one up for the same outstanding price of £20.

    There are only 23 left and these will go very quickly.

  10. Dave Dickson

    Wishing all Royals and their families, past & present a happy Christmas and a safe, healthy & prosperous New Year.
    Merry Christmas
    Dave, Janet ,Suzanne & David
    Dickson

  11. Secret Squirrel69

    Well here goes again update of The Successful Santa’s Little Helpers making us Royals Happy with our lot.
    Saturday I was privileged impromptu to attend a magnificient Edinburgh Branch Christmas Dance in The Company of my Hosts Tom Logan and Pamela Elliott,Jamie and Lexi Alexis Gilmartin and Janine Elliott.
    Myself and Association Stalwart Tam Douglas “Rockin All Over The World” in a Still Game Version of Status Quo hit along with The Evening’s Entertainment.
    Thanks To all The Edinburgh Team,Staff at Smiths Place and most importantly All who attended this year whom it would not have been possible.
    Sunday at ELVBC Xmas Dinner in The Pans Gothenburg Inn great Turnout and excellent Company,Food,
    Well organised by Jamie Colquhoun,Alexis Gilmartin,Ian Fair,Craig McDermott and Tom Logan.Assisted by The Fantastic Staff at The Gothenburg under Shaun’s Guidance,Menu co-ordinated by Kevin our Chef and Delivered by The Waiting Staff.
    Won A Raffle Prize too,Whoop!!Whoop!!
    Merry Christmas and A Happy Royals New Year 2018 Tae All Oor Regimental Family and all who come among us.
    Slainte Mhath!!!
    Stu Colquhoun
    The Secret Squirrel69
    Up The Royals.

  12. James Valentine

    F A O Southern Branch
    A Merry Christmas to all members of the branch and a happy new year to one and all of the Royal Scots Who are still hear and a farewell to all gone before us.
    James Valentine. { Assault Pioneer Support Coy.}

  13. Tom Logan

    DATE FOR YOUR DIARIES
    REGIMENTAL ANNUAL REUNION 2018

    Saturday 28th April 2018.

    LOCATION

    Teviot Row House, 13 Bristo Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9AJ

    TICKETS

    Should be available 1st February 2018, cost £20. Looking to sell 200 tickets, Proforma will be attached to next month’s Newsletter. (No money no Ticket)

    BAR PRICES

    Students prices, Bar open from 7 till very late.

    FOOD & ENTERTAINMENT

    Still to be confirmed

    You have a 5 month WARNING

  14. Jimmy Springthorpe

    It is our sad duty to report the death on Friday 1st December of Col JND (Dudley) Lucas (age 84).
    He died at home surrounded by his family.
    Funeral details will be published when known.
    Jimmy

    1. Jimmy Carlisle

      So very sad to hear about Col Lucas. He was the Btn 2ic in Tidworth and the both of us were sent to the Depot at Glencorse at the same time. A strict but fair gentleman. My deepest condolences to his family.

  15. Alex Moore

    Hi Gents just too let you know that Brig Paddy Millar is in Hospital for a
    few days and if any of the the guys are in the area he would be glad to see you.He is in the Hospital in Antrim but typical Paddy he is in good spirits
    not the Port type
    Alex Moore
    Southern Branch

  16. mike mccann

    The Edinburgh Assocation Branch is holding its christmas party on 9th December at 1900Hrs in the Ex Service Mens Club Smith Place Leith Edinburgh cost is £15 , live entertainment which is female vocalist Pam Kay /Buffet / and loads of Raffle prizes if you are interested contact Mick / Shirley McCann on 0131 657 3542 cut off for this event is Tuesday 5th Dec so come along and catch up with old friends

  17. Stevie Murphy

    Further to my last post it may help to know the time…… 1600 hours Thursday 23rd November.

  18. Stevie Murphy

    Rab Keannies funeral will take place on Thursday 23rd November at Seafield Cemetery. I know its short notice but the Service Manager was asking if anyone knows a piper that would be available. Can you please get in touch with me if anyone can get a piper 075 868 282 10. Can we please share this information so Rab gets the send off he deserves.

    Thanks everyone.

  19. Jimmy Carlisle

    So Sad to hear about Rab, he was a gent. Soft spoken, but spoke well of everyone. Wish I was closer to attend.

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