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.

 

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

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2021-03-25 - Tom W Dickson GM3DIE / ex-XZ2DE.    

Former member of LRS).

A bit of LRS history - Syd Rowden GM6SR.

 

 

 

 

 

 Syd Rowden GM6SR "Six-Scottish Radio" was a prominent member of the LRS in the 1940 to 70s. By profession, he ran the Rosebank Cemetery in Pilrig St. He lived at Rosebank House - the "dead centre of Edinburgh". He became a silent Key in 1977 at the age of 88.

Danny Begg GM3YXJ died in Penicuik at the age of 99 on 22nd May 2020.

He is survived by his son, David Begg GM6GFL, and his daughter who is a neighbour of GM3PSP.