THERE was a capacity crowd in Canonbie Hall on Friday, September 29 when Mr A C Findlay, Irvine House, chairman of the Canonbie Community Council welcomed everyone and said that often retirements were sad occasions but this was not so in this case as Dr and Mrs Lang would continue to live in Canonbie.
THIS weeks Down Memory Lane takes a look back to the Hound review before Common Riding on July, 29, 1992.
ON a Sunday afternoon in June 1988, Langholm Academy playing field took on a fairytale look, the setting for a scene from Alice In Wonderland with White Rabbits, Cheshire Cats, Queens of Hearts and lots of Alices running around.
THIS Down Memory Lane photo is of a hound trail. It looks like people are either shaking hands and greeting each other at the start of the trail or congratulating one another afterwards.
AT THE conclusion of the racing season in 1982 the Langholm Homing Society looked back on a unique "double" achieved by members.
ON A sunny afternoon in June 1981 the sun shone on Langholm Academy PTA's fourth annual raft race and, while entries were slightly down on the previous year, enthusiasm was, if anything, greater than ever.