1979 Two Lassies win at Butlins


1979 Lesley Anne YoungIn July 1979, two wee lassies from Blantyre won competitions at Butlins in Ayr.

Seven month old Lesley Anne Young won the Milupa Baby Show and took home a large cuddly teddy bear with the sponsors compliments. Her proud parents Joan and George Young of Dryburgh Way were delighted.

1979 Lesley MitchellAlso that season another Lesley won something! Again at Butlins, Lesley Mitchell, aged 10 of Meadow Avenue won the “Sun Maid Picture of Health” award.

Lesley, a High Blantyre Primary pupil at the time walking off with the title, delighting parents Betty and Jim.

Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not for use by others on or offline, our visitors said:

Isobel Watson Fab pic.x

Catherine McClenaghan Lesley hill brings back memories xxx

Lesley Hill Seems like last week lol

Catherine McClenaghan I know scary lol xxx

Liz Allan Brilliant Lesley x

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