Supplied by Nick Peters:
1996 Forres - first meeting here on a beautiful range in an outstanding area - how I wish we could return one day!

Forres 1996
Scotland Ladies, Forres 1996
. Photo credit: Cyril De Jonckheere.

Supplied by Nick Peters:
1978 Inverness - German tourists invade danger area resulting in an emergency ceasefire.

Inverness 1978
1978 Inverness. Photo credit: Peter Richard.

EnglishTeam1949Some great photos sent in by Fiona Shedden of Aberdeen, May 1949. View them here.

Lauder ViewPhoto credit: Scottish Small-bore Rifle Association.

The range at Lauder, set in the grounds of Thirlestane Castle, is the ideal setting for the NSRA Scottish Rifle Meeting. Many shooters have provided constructive feedback regarding improvements. The Rifle Committee have listened to the points raised by competitors and because this is the 100th Meeting we have sanctioned the below range improvements:

The NSRA Scotland 100 Centenary Meeting takes place at:

Thirlestane Castle,
Lauder,
Berwickshire,
Scotland TD2 6RU.


Click on the links below for useful information:

Thirlestane Castle Information

Visit Scotland

Scotland Info

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Range at Heriot-Watt University - absolute heatwave all week - Welsh Team silly enough to enter a 5-a-side football competition against students.

2008 Dumfries. Photo credit: Donald A M McIntosh.

Dumfries 2008

Supplied by Sinclair Bruce:
I also remember one year in Dumfries (can’t be that long ago, maybe five years or so), the wind was blowing in on the back of the firing point during the Haig and it was lashing rain.

Supplied by Nick Peters:
VERY cold indeed all week with snow falling on final day of aggregate!

 1961 Scottish Badges 008Photo credit: Ian Gray.

Supplied by Cyril de Jonckheere:

Last unsquadded meeting. It was so windy for the start of the week by Wednesday few people had shot their agg.

Supplied by Sinclair Bruce:

I remember Dumbarton in 1973, vividly!! There was so much rain the wooden ammo for which I was so proud to have (I was still a 14 year old junior) became so swollen I couldn’t get the ammo out of the blocks!!

Scottish Badges 008

Supplied by Nick Peters:

Extremely wet and windy-no X or A shooters made England Team but selection finally done on known performers after an uprising. Main marquee nearly collapses.

Photo credit: Ian Gray.