PRAISES THESE LONG-SERVING LADIES
LONG-SERVICE awards were presented to members of the Maybole Ladies'
Branch of the Royal British Legion. (Scotland)
MAYBOLE PROVOST SARAH DUNN DIES AT 85
The only woman Provost in the history of Maybole Burgh died on Sunday
at the age of 85. And the town hall bell tolled as a hearse carrying the
body of Sarah Dunn travelled slowly in the High Street on Wednesday. Old
friends and council colleagues gathered in Carrick Sports Club after the
funeral service to recall her life.
GLORY Gardernrose pupils swam off with the major honours in the annual
Maybole Primary Schools' swimming gala. Gardenrose (left) and Crosshill
(right) swim teams.
LOTTERY BONUS FOR MAYBOLE COMMUNITY PROJECT
GUILD OLD DAYS
It seems the ladies of Maybole Townswomen's Guild loved dressing up -
no matter the occasion. The top picture shows them in period costume,
perhaps for a theatrical performance or fancy dress party. ...we have no
details at all about these pictures. If you can fill in the gaps contact David
Kiltie on 01655 882644
BACK 25, 50 AND 100 YEARS AGO
||MAYBOLE CUBS COLLAR THE FOOTBALL SHIELD
These hot shot Cubs of the 7th Maybole Scouts won the Una McDonald Shield
at the district five-a-side football tournament staged at Dailly.
||WEBSITE IS STILL A BIG HIT WORLDWIDE
Maybole's website is still attracting visitors from all over the world and
the number of 'hits' for February was 83,675.
||MAYBOLE GIRLS BOWL'EM OVER Four Maybole
girls led out the teams for the British Isles Championships and
International Series at Prestwick Indoor Bowling Club.
The decline of the boot and shoe trade drove them to Canada where they
set up a brand new community ...Wee
||FIRE STATION PARTY The happy group on
the left are believed to be guests at the first Christmas party organised
by Maybole firemen.
remarkable photograph we've had to spread over two pages was taken in
1929. It shows a group of former Maybole people at a reunion in Hamilton.