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Maj. R. J. 'Bob' Aitken
It is with very great sadness that we must inform you that Maj. R. J. 'Bob' Aitken passed away over the weekend. Bob was a great servant and stalwart of Scottish shooting, representing Scotland 26 times in the National and 21 times in the Mackinnon (including 6 times as Captain of each). He also toured twice with Great Britain, captaining the team to New Zealand in 2003. His service to our sport was widely recognized, so much so that he was elected a Vice-President of the NRA. Our thoughts are with his family and friends.

The Funeral service will be at Warriston Crematorium, Lorimer Chapel,Edinburgh on Saturday 29th October at 11.00am to which all are welcome.

Family flowers only please.

Collection for Poppy Scotland.

He will be greatly missed.

Best regards, Tim Kidner

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Updated: 25-Oct-16 (Original posting: 17-Oct-16)

John Light 1927 - 2016

John Light passed away peacefully at his home in Lightwater on Thursday 16th June, with his family around him. John was the much loved husband of Molly, father of Janice and Richard, grandad of Steven, Abi, Fizzy and Libby.

John is sadly missed by his family and friends. His laughter, sense of fun, charm, kindness and eccentricity leave a big gap in all their lives.


John Light in his Workshop

For more about the life of John Light Please click here

Updated: 21-Nov-16 (Original posting: 12-Sep-16)

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