AS MANY people pay tribute to Robert Burns at this time of year by holding their own Burns suppers, we take a look back to 1983 and the Eskdale Burns club anniversary dinner in the Eskdale Hotel, Langholm.
MOLLIE Ware, founder member of Newcastleton WRI, is pictured with vice-president Emily Telfer at the exhibition organised by the Rural in the village hall over the May Day Bank Holiday weekend in 1993.
IN 1999 Sarah Stevenson said thank you on behalf of the British Heart Foundation (BHF) and presented Eskdale Foundation chairman Sir Christopher Collett with a gift after he opened the coffee morning run by the BHF Eskdale branch.
THE prizewinners who are pictured with the national treasurer Jean Harvey, centre, front row, who presented the prizes at the Dumfriesshire Federation WRI show in 1983.
IT WAS a riot of fun for the children of Langholm parish church Sunday School at a pre-Christmas party held in the parish church hall in 1984.
LANGHOLM mothers and toddlers held their Christmas party in the Lesser Buccleuch Hall in 1982. Thirty-two toddlers and their mums attended.
CENTRE Stage Youth Theatre's Christmas panto this year is Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves. Langholm primary schoolchildren performed it as their annual school play in 1997.