The Common Riding community was saddened to learn of the deaths of the following people over the past year.
May Hay (Bowie) – Cornet’s Lass 1953
Eilleen Lunn (Johnston) – Cornet’s Lass 1957
Jackie Robertson – Acting Father 1968 & Honorary Life Member
Danny Cowan – Acting Father 1979
Ann Knight – Bailie
Jim Little – Committee Member
Bert Armstrong MBE – Former Official Song Singer
Myra Turnbull – Ex-Honorary Provost
Bert Wear – Acting Father 1986
Brian Patterson – Cornet 1962
Maureen Barker – Acting Mother 1985
Ella Crozier – Cornet’s Lass 1952
Elsie Leithead – 1963 Acting Mother
Anna Pringle – Acting Mother 1989
Anna Armstrong – Acting Mother 1987
They will be sadly missed by all of us who had the privilege of knowing them.
Our thoughts are with their families and friends.