6th Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland (6 SCOTS) is the Territorial Army Infantry for the south of Scotland www.army.mod.uk/6SCOTS. A Company is a dismounted rifle company. Its main role is to provide officers and soldiers who are trained and experienced in dismounted close combat to support regular units on operations. It is made up of three platoons, two are infantry rifle platoons based in Edinburgh and Galashiels and one specialist signals platoon based in Bathgate.
Members of A Company regularly attend training weekends and events.
3 April 2012
Barry Budden Training Camp 9-11 March 2012
Members of A Coy have been on a Territorial Army training weekend at the Barry Budden Training Camp, whre they have taken part in the gruelling Combat Fitness Test: “The attacks that followed were deliberately made more difficult than those of the previous day, with casualties, more cunning enemy and harder terrain to cover. ”