THE AR­RAN BAN­NER 20 YEARS AGO

Satur­day Au­gust 8, 1998

The Arran Banner - - Nostalgia -

This week we fo­cus on just two events. One the Ar­ran Farm­ers’ So­ci­ety show, still go­ing strong, and Cor­rie Ca­pers, which has sadly faded into his­tory.

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One of the crews are ready to go in the long­boat race.

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The judg­ing of the Over­head Chami­p­ion at the 1998 Ar­ran Farm­ers’ So­ci­ety show won by the Texel ewe of Su­san and Don­ald Cur­rie of Bel­lview Farm.

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Mal­colm Wheeler leads the Vik­ing pa­rade, held as part of Cor­rie Ca­pers, away from the vil­lage hall.

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Dog show cham­pion Tara with owner Mar­garet Pringle of Whit­ing Bay (left) with sec­ond placed Bar­ney and owner Mrs Berry of Lam­lash with, we be­lieve, judge Eleanor Har­ri­son.

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Mrs El­iz­a­beth Mckel­lar of Brod­ick with the best ex­hibit in the Ru­ral Show, Miss Mof­fat’s dress.

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Jayne Faulkner with Gin­ger, and a friend, who took part in the rid­ing events at the show.

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Katy Hud­dle­ston and Kirsty Steel brave the el­e­ments as hula dancers in the Cor­rie Ca­pers fancy dress com­pe­ti­tion.

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Stu­art Gough ex­udes sar­to­rial el­e­gance dur­ing Cor­rie Ca­pers 98.

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