Tag: gala

1980 Gala Day Photos

Staying with 1980 for now, let’s go to Saturday 23rd August that year and specifically to the David Livingstone Centre Grounds. Kids were out with their families enjoying the sunshine. It was the Miners Welfare Gala Day and royal queen that year was Anna-Marie Rouse. Comedian, Mr. Abie performs the crowning. Do you recognise anybody? […]

David Livingstone Centre – Busy Grounds

Some wonderful photos next of busy David Livingstone Grounds during one summer in the late 1930’s. The Livingstone Memorial was busy that day, as were the grounds with many hundreds of people coming along for some summer fun. Groups of people huddle around the seats under the large trees sitting in the shade. Shuttle Row […]