Bernard Robertson

We are saddened to learn of the death of Bernard Robertson who was Club Captain between 1983 and 1989.

The family has announced his passing, on Monday 30th October, following a short illness.

Bernard had a lifelong passion for rowing, representing school and University with distinction before going on to coach, Captain and Chair St. Cuthbert’s, Durham Amateur Rowing Club and Durham Regatta. A true gentleman, his warmth, generosity and laughter will be sorely missed by all.

A service for family and friends is being held at 12pm on Thursday 9th November, Durham Crematorium, South Road, Durham. DH1 3TQ.  With light refreshments afterwards at the Duke Of Wellington, Neville Cross.