1980 Blantyre Gala

Recognise any wee faces here? Blantyre Summer Gala in Stonefield Public Park in June 1980.

Councillor George McInally is on the far right. This was the winning decorated float by Blantyre Community Centre Coffee Bar.

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

Lynne McInallyEileen Shannon Awh thanks for tagging me in this 😘 My dads hair looks so different here. Xx
Maryclare Nelson I remember this well, I was Mickey Mouse my mum was the hulk. Margaret ChisholmCatherine Burnett.
Catherine Burnett Maryclare Nelson omg!!! That brings back memories 
Margaret Mary OSullivan Absolutely wonderful councillor! Was someone involved in politics for the best of reasons! He worked so hard to create a fairer society. A conviction politician with a razor sharp brain and empathy for the less fortunate!
Eileen Shannon Margaret Mary OSullivan that he was and a great big brother as well.
Carole Crawford Maryclare Nelson I think I’m the wee greetin face one 😂 could be wrong but I’m sure ma mum has this picture x
Maryclare Nelson You are lol, I think marianne Duffy is beside you Carole 

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