John Ross



Proposer of the Toast  “Let it Blaw – the Balerno Burns Club”  1989

Proposer of the Toast  “The Immortal Memory of Robert Burns”  1990

Proposer of the Toast  “The Artistes”  1991

 John Ross with his rendition of “To A Louse”



Became a member of ‘Let it Blaw’   1985


First mentioned in Toast List/Programme 1989


The Committee of ‘Let it Blaw’ are sad to announce the death of our cronie John Ross on Friday 17th April 2015 following a period if ill health. John had stayed in Gartocharn for some years. In addition to proposing Toasts at our Suppers including the ‘Immortal Memory’ in 1990, John will also be remembered for his renditions of “Holy Willie’s Prayer,”  “To a Louse” and the “Address to the Toothache.”