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TITLE
North Kessock Gala, August 1983
EXTERNAL ID
JTHOMSON_N_BOX3_4801_4
PLACENAME
North Kessock
DISTRICT
Avoch
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Knockbain
DATE OF IMAGE
August 1983
PERIOD
1980s
CREATOR
Jimmy Thomson
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
18810
KEYWORDS
entertainers
singers
gala queens
North Kessock Gala, August 1983

This image was recently highlighted in Am Baile's 'Picture Detective' feature, run in conjunction with the Inverness Courier. The photograph shows the crowning of Angela McAskill as the North Kessock Gala Queen, 1983.

The couple wearing kilts are Highland singing duo Maggie and Bob Donaldson, better known as The Marlettes. They are part of "Scottish Showtime", one of the longest running variety shows in Scotland.

The remaining two people are Chris MacDonald (Angela's future husband) and Mhairi Geddes, Chris's sister.


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North Kessock Gala, August 1983

ROSS: Knockbain

1980s

entertainers; singers; gala queens

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

Jimmy Thomson Archive

This image was recently highlighted in Am Baile's 'Picture Detective' feature, run in conjunction with the Inverness Courier. The photograph shows the crowning of Angela McAskill as the North Kessock Gala Queen, 1983. <br /> <br /> The couple wearing kilts are Highland singing duo Maggie and Bob Donaldson, better known as The Marlettes. They are part of "Scottish Showtime", one of the longest running variety shows in Scotland.<br /> <br /> The remaining two people are Chris MacDonald (Angela's future husband) and Mhairi Geddes, Chris's sister. <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email the<br /> <a href="mailto: photographic.archive@highlifehighland.com">Highland Photographic Archive</a> quoting the External ID.