Robert Bruce BALFOUR OF BURLEIGH

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1927-01-06
Education Westminster
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Recreations music, climbing, woodwork
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Style The Rt Hon the Lord Balfour of Burleigh, CEng, FIEE, FRSE
Career served: 2 Herefords Bn Home Gd 1944-45, RN 1945-48; foreman and supt English Electric Co Ltd Stafford and Liverpool 1952-57; gen mangr: English Electric Co India Ltd 1957-64, English Electric Netherton Works 1964-66, D Napier & Son Ltd 1966-68; dir: Bank of Scotland 1968-91 (dep govr 1977-91), Scottish Investment Trust plc 1971-97, Tarmac plc 1981-90, William Lawson Distillers Ltd 1984-97, UAPT Infolink plc 1991-94; chm: Scottish Arts Cncl 1971-80, Viking Oil Ltd 1971-80, Fedn of Scottish Bank Employers 1977-86, Nat Book League Scotland 1981-86, Edinburgh Book Festival 1982-87 (dir 1982-97), The Turing Inst 1983-92, United Artists (Communications) Scotland Ltd (formerly Cablevision (Scotland) plc) 1983-96, Capella Nova 1988-2009, Advsy Bd Robert Gordon Univ Heritage Inst 1989-2002, Canongate Press plc 1991-93; memb: Forestry Cmmn 1971-74, Cncl ABSA 1976-94 (chm Scot Ctee 1990-94), BR (Scottish) Bd 1982-93; treas: Royal Scottish Corp 1967-2005, Royal Soc of Edinburgh 1989-94; tstee: John Muir Tst 1989-96, Bletchley Park Tst 1999-2009 (vice-pres 2009-); Vice Lord-Lt Clackmannan 1996-2001; chllr Univ of Stirling 1988-98; Hon DUniv Stirling 1988, Hon DLitt Robert Gordon Univ 1995; CEng, FIEE, Hon FRIAS 1982, FRSE 1986
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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