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The death occurred on Monday of Rob Turnbull (83) from Hawick, who was one of the Scottish Games scenes colourful characters.

Well known for his love for a good bet with the bookies at Border meetings, Rob had a long association with his beloved sport, and knew the running game inside out.

A service will be held at John Beattie and Sons, Funeral Directors Hawick on Thursday 24th December, followed by interment in Wilton Cemetery.

Published: 2009-12-22 15:34:39