Saturday, 23 December 2017


Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 
To All Our Blog Readers 


Photographs of Earlston Christmas Lights

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Earlston Enjoys Dances, Parties, Socials and Shows

December is the month for parties, dances, social and shows,  so here are  some photographs from  the past
of people enjoying themselves in Earlston.  

Santa Claus makes a visit to the Sunday School Party, 1938.

WRI Children's Party, 1958.

  Tennis Club Dance, 1959
 - one of the few photographs we have 
showing people actually dancing! 

A break from the dance floor!   Are the men in uniform Polish soldiers, based in the village towards  the end  of the Second World War?    

The Polish wartime dance band playing in the Corn Exchange.

Mill Dance, 1949
The Dramatic Club in the 1950's.

 The Young Wives' Group, 1980's.

Earlston Orchestra in concert, 1898 
- one of the oldest photographs in our collection.