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by down south
Wed Dec 12, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Christmas greetings - Add yours
Replies: 12
Views: 337

Re: Christmas greetings - Add yours

Wishing you a Christmas full of good cheer and all health and happiness in the New Year.

Susan :santa02:
by down south
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 1924
Views: 203632

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

7th DECEMBER 1973 AT THE CINEMAS PLEASE NOTE : REGAL AND LA SCALA CINEMAS ARE COMFORTABLY OIL HEATED REGAL Tonight and Saturday at 6.45pm Saturday matinee at 1.35pm The Bridge on the River Kwai ( U ) Monday 10th December ALL WEEK Battle for the Planet of the Apes ( A ) 8.35 pm Also Ben Gazzara in Th...
by down south
Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 1924
Views: 203632

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

SATURDAY 1st DECEMBER 1973 NO GOALS BUT AT LEAST THEY PLAYED SALTCOATS VICTORIA 0 BEITH JUNIORS 0 On a day when football was at a premium and Saltcoats and Beith had the stage to themselves although the stage was more conducive to tobogganing, the several hundred spectators who filtered into Campbel...
by down south
Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday Penny Tray
Replies: 19
Views: 340

Re: Happy birthday Penny Tray

Have a very happy birthday, PT.

Susan
by down south
Sun Nov 25, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Youth panel competitions early 1970s
Replies: 1
Views: 391

Re: Youth panel competitions early 1970s

There was a similar competition in 1972, which took place as part of Ardrossan Civic Week. Magazine competition : Scrapbook: Individual - 1, Hazel Morrison, 1st Ardrossan Brownies; 2, Fiona White , 2nd Saltcoats, St Mary's Brownies; 3, Pamela Nettlefold, 1st Ardrossan Ranger Guide Service Unit. Orga...
by down south
Tue Nov 20, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - Rustyduck and Big Sanny
Replies: 9
Views: 357

Re: Happy birthday - Rustyduck and Big Sanny

Happy birthday to you both.

Susan
by down south
Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Youth panel competitions early 1970s
Replies: 1
Views: 391

Youth panel competitions early 1970s

Saltcoats and District Youth Panel was an umbrella organisation for all the different youth groups in the locality; Scouts and Guides, ATC, youth clubs. etc. They put on events such as competitions and exhibitions, and it's the results of some of these competitions that I aim to list here. We start ...
by down south
Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 1332
Views: 164225

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

Stevenston Town Council inaugurated the Hershaw Memorial Trophy the following year.

Susan
by down south
Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: The Three Towns in old directories
Replies: 66
Views: 11043

Re: The Three Towns in old directories

Apologies for the mistake, MMACM20; I don't know where I got the William from ! I've now corrected it.

Susan
by down south
Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - caca_52
Replies: 10
Views: 403

Re: Happy birthday - caca_52

Have a very happy birthday, Carol.

Susan
by down south
Sun Nov 11, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Central School Ardrossan 1953 - class photo
Replies: 9
Views: 2953

Re: Central School Ardrossan 1953 - class photo

Yes Michael, I believe it was the old name for St Peter's school from the 1930s to the 1950s.

Susan
by down south
Sun Nov 11, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: General Photos
Topic: Pictures of Una Watt
Replies: 2
Views: 575

Pictures of Una Watt

Una Watt was a Kilwinning lass who worked for a time alongside Canfactory at the RBS in Dockhead Street in the early 1970s. She had some success on the beauty contest circuit , including being the first Miss Ardrossan in 1970, and being runner-up to Miss Scotland. We've made several references to he...