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.


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.



Former President of the Lothians Radio Society, Jack McVicar GM8GEC died on 12th May 2021. 

2020-12-23 SK - John Hein GM1YME, Edinburgh. Click for (explicit) details.

Eric Lamb, at the Townsville Museum above, who died on 6th January 2021, was not a Radio Amateur but a Ship's Radio Officer and later a Radiocommunications Lecturer at Leith Nautical College. Among his students was LRS member Colin Wright GM4HWO who has kindly provided this Silent Key & photos. Click for EEN obituary.