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Sgt William Speakman VC KOSB

September 18th, 2017|Events|

Borderers, On the 21st of September (and the Autumn Equinox),  Bill Speakman VC will attain 90 years of age. All Borderers send their heartiest congratulations and remember the action which took place North of the Imjin River, Korea on the night of 4/5 November 1951 - "Charlie Chinaman's Gunpowder Plot". "Always a Borderer"  

ARMY UPDATE BRIEFING – WED 22 NOV 17 – Posted by Maj Eugene Maxwell HQ 51 Bde

September 16th, 2017|Events|

Borderers, Following on from the very successful Retired Senior Officer Brief we ran earlier this year I have been asked to organise a number of similar events aimed at an audience of those who left the Army in the ranks Warrant Officer to Major. The first briefing in the series will be held in Edinburgh [...]

The Regimental Calendar 2017

September 13th, 2017|Events|

REGIMENTAL EVENTS 2017 as at 13th of  September 2017 (New events and updates in "RED") JANUARY Thursday 26th - Cenotaph Parade Committee Meeting 1100, HHQ, Berwick. FEBRUARY   Saturday 18th - Berwick Association Branch AGM, 1200 hrs in HHQ, The Barracks, Berwick MARCH Saturday 4th  - London & Southern Counties Branch Annual General Meeting and Lunch 11.30 am [...]

Wigtown Book Festival

September 13th, 2017|Events|

Borderers, If any of you find yourselves within shouting distance of Wigtown in Dumfries and Galloway on Friday 22nd September, consider dropping into the Wigtown Book Festival. At 1pm in the McNeillie tent, the recently published Regimental History of the King's Own Scottish Borderers "Always a Borderer" features. Its author, Iain Gale, discusses the book, the regiment and [...]


September 12th, 2017|Events|

Borderers and Friends, The fuller version of the initial Border TV KOSB Passchendaele Trip film was shown on Border TV last night- so, for those who are not in that region, here is the link- it's the first part of the programme and lasts 13 mins : http://www.itv.com/news/border/update/2017-09-11/watch-border-life-online/ I'm SO glad we took Tim from Border TV [...]