Borderers, Not quite within our Regimental Area but close and with "Borderer influence". "The London Gazette has today -2 June 2018 - announced that the Perth and Kinross Branch of SSAFA- The Armed Forces Charity- has been awarded, by Her Majesty, the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service. This is the highest award given to local volunteer [...]
REGIMENTAL EVENTS 2018 as at 1st of June 2018 (New events and updates in "RED") JANUARY Wednesday 10th - Lanarkshire Branch Meeting - Motherwell FEBRUARY MARCH Saturday 3rd - London and Southern Counties Branch Annual General Meeting and Lunch 11.30 am at The Warwick Public House, 25 Warwick Way, Pimlico, London SW1V [...]
Borderers, With sadness and regret we inform you of the death of Marshall 'Marsh' Graham who served in the 1st Battalion in Malaya and sadly died on 14th May just after midnight. Marsh was a stalwart of 'Borderers at the Cenotaph' and 'The Malaya Veterans Reunion'. His funeral is being held on Monday, 21st May at Borders Crematorium, [...]
Borderers, The CAMERONIANS (SCOTTISH RIFLES) was formed in one day, 14 May 1689, 'without beat of drum'. They mustered on the holm, on the banks of the Douglas Water in South Lanarkshire. Their first Commanding Officer was William Cleland whilst their Colonel was the 19 year old Earl of Angus, son of the Marquis of Douglas. The Earl's [...]
Borderers, The funeral arrangements for Corporal David (Huggy) Hughes are announced: Wednesday 9th of May. Service in the Trinity Church of Stranraer at 11.00am and thereafter to the Glebe Cemetery. Followed by refreshments in the Railway Inn. Family flowers only please. "Always a Borderer"