In this section are listed the Silent Key (Obituary) notices for members and former members of the Lothians Radio Society and other local Radio Amateurs.


2022-03-16 - Giles Read G1MFG-SK, RSGB RadCom Technical Editor, after short illness.

Giles Read G1MFG (L) receiving a special award from RSGB President,

Dave Wilson M0OBW for assuming additional responsibilities at

RadCom during the illness of the editor.  Photo courtesy RSGB.

APOLOGY - photo shown here was incorrect - awaiting correct one from a relative of Sandy.

Sandy Lawrie GM3PQU, formerly of Longniddrie, became a Silent Key in hospital in Wishaw on 15th Jan 2022 aged 81. He was a pioneer of SSB in Edinburgh in the 1960s and gave talks about it to the LRS. Also "Monkey Glands for the HRO" on modernizing the HRO Rx with miniature valves.

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2021-11-22 - Ian Sharp GM4DEX-SK aged 87. Member Glenrothes club & Fife RAYNET. Gave support to GB2RS (GM4DTH). 

2021-09-16 - Sir Clive Sinclair, 81, home computing pioneer - ZX-80, ZX-81, ZX-Spectrum.