Carl’s funeral will take place on Friday 27th March. It will be family-only but it will also be live-streamed. Here are the details: Website: www.obitus.com Username: warriston9589 (Note: case sensitive) Password: 437126 Service date: 27/3/20 Service time: 4 pm Service … Continue reading →
AS PER THE LATEST INSTRUCTIONS FROM THE GOVERNMENT, GEORGE’S FUNERAL WILL BE A FAMILY-ONLY EVENT. George’s funeral will take place at 1pm on Friday 27th March at the Lennel Cemetery on the A6112 north-east of Coldstream. All are welcome, but … Continue reading →
As clubs’ ranges have been closed due to the Covid-19 virus situation, the remaining matches in the Shoulder-to-Shoulder league can not take place before the usual deadline of the end of March. The situation is still under review, but if … Continue reading →
Once again, it’s with great sadness that I have to report the death of our Treasurer, Carl Broughton. He had a relapse of his leukaemia and passed away on Sunday. Carl had been the Association’s Treasurer for many years. He … Continue reading →
George Lawson passed away yesterday morning. He went into hospital on Wednesday for a routine operation (similar to ones that he had undergone before to ease his mobility problems) but serious and multiple complications arose and he did not wake … Continue reading →
The first round of the Choose-Your-Own-Handicap team knock-out has taken place and the results are now available. Take the CYOH link under ‘Competitons’ above to see the details.
Lothian ran an NSRA Scorer’s Course in 2014, but if anyone who missed out on that wants to go on one now to gain the qualification then the Cumbria Association is running one at Cumberland News’ range in Carlisle on … Continue reading →
The results for January’s round of the Individual Postal League are now available. Take the link under ‘Competitions’ above for full details.
The results for these two annual matches for the County and City of Edinburgh respectively are now available. Take the County Teams link above to see the details, but in summary Lothian was 12th in the BSA Cup (a bit … Continue reading →
The draw for the first round of the Choose-Your-Own-Handicap team knock-out competition has been made and can be seen by taking the ‘CYOH’ link in the Competitions drop-down above. The first round is due to be shot by 21st February.
All the results are now up to date in the S/S League page. Apologies for the hiatus. The Calendar of Matches has also been revised.
A joint meeting was held recently involving the Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer of each Association. The meeting was held with the objective of planning ahead for the merger to be finalised next May. Topics discussed included proposals for a title … Continue reading →
The Watsonian Rifle Club has announced details of their forthcoming Open Meeting. It will be held over the weekend of 7th & 8th December 2019 at their range at George Watson’s College, Colinton Road, Edinburgh. This is a 5-class meeting … Continue reading →
Balerno & Currie Rifle Club is holding its annual Open Meeting on the weekend of 16th & 17th November, commenciing 10am each day. Entry forms can be obtained on request here. Postal entries are encouraged, but entries will be accepted … Continue reading →
As regular readers will be aware, the Lothian Smallbore Shooting Association and the Scottish Southern Counties Association have committed themselves to a merger, to take place officially at our AGM next May. The name of the new organisation has not … Continue reading →
A new version of the Regulations for the Shoulder-to-Shoulder league have been issued. These are available to view on the S-S League page (take the ‘Regulations’ link at the bottom). The main change is to the procedures governing matches shot … Continue reading →
The Fixture Meeting for the 2019-2020 season’s Shoulder-to-Shoulder league will be held at the Prestonpans RC range on Thursday 26th September 2019 at 7:30pm. A representative (or two if you wish) from each club entering the league MUST attend this … Continue reading →
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