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ROBERT HAY, 1938 – 2022

ROBERT LAWRIE HAY Well respected surgeon, international athlete, golfer and musician, b. 19 November 1938; passed away on 30 March 2022 at the age of 83. An Edinburgh man, he competed in athletics for Edinburgh University, Heriot’s F.P. AC and … Continue reading

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George Thomson

The funeral of George Thomson, one of the last of our diminishing number of original members, will be held at Mortonhall Crematorium, Edinburgh, on Friday the 20th of May at 11am. A good turn out would be appreciated.

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Reunion Lunch 2022 Photos

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Reunion Lunch 2022

Please be advised that plans are being made to hold a reunion lunch on the 25th April at Bruntsfield Links Golfing Society Barnton Avenue, Edinburgh. If you aim to attend, get in touch through the usual channels. More to follow … Continue reading

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13th September Re-union Lunch Cancelled

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we have had to cancel the Reunion Lunch at Bruntsfield GC, scheduled for the 13th September 2021 at the last minute.

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Sad news

We are sad to hear that Octavians John Turnbull and George Sinclair are no longer with us, Condolences to both families on behalf of all our members.

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Smashing Hurdles

On a number of occasions I represented Great Britain and Northern Ireland in the Decathlon. However one match against Holland in Vlardingen, 1963, is carved into my memory, as that was the day when I demolished a hurdle in the … Continue reading

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Update regarding Reunion Lunch

Regarding the proposed Reunion lunch and the COVID19 pandemic, we thought it best to provide an update. The safety of everyone involved, from the staff at the Bruntsfield Links Golfing Society to you and your family is of utmost importance, … Continue reading

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