THE AR­RAN BAN­NER 20 YEARS AGO

Satur­day Au­gust 15, 1998

The Arran Banner - - Nostalgia -

With the re­cent Brod­ick High­land Games still fresh in our mem­o­ries, we take a look back at the 111th games, which were held 20 years ago at the Or­mi­dale Park in the sum­mer sun­shine.

Still go­ing strong, these pic­tures of­fer a glimpse into the games from yes­ter­year which are re­cent enough to be re­mem­bered by some of those who still visit the games to­day.

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Tro­phy win­ners Hazel Tod, Scott Clark, Colin Bryce and Chris Stanger.

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Com­pet­i­tive dad John Wat­son of Mil­ngavie in­structs son Sandy on the best tech­nique to win the chil­dren’s race.

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The Isle of Ar­ran Pipe Band marches to the games.

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High­land dancers leap into the air dur­ing the High­land danc­ing com­pe­ti­tion.

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An el­e­vated view over the fields, com­peti­tors, spec­ta­tors and Goat­fell.

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Lo­cal heavy­weight Scott Clark throw­ing the ham­mer.

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A heavy events competitor tosses the caber.

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