Galloway Past pic

Gall Past pic
Gall Past pic

THIS week’s past picture from the Galloway Gazette files, shows riders out with the local hunt, possibly around 50 years ago.

If you know the names of the riders (or the horses!) please contact Louise at the Gazette, by telephone 01671 404767 or email her We had plenty of information about the badminton picture that appeared in the paper two weeks ago.

Thanks to Owen Garrity, Kate Muir and Robbie Hutchinson, we now have most of the names from the friendly game between the Glenluce and Barrhill Badminton Clubs played at Glenluce in 1964. In no particular order the names are: Derek McDowall, Ian McDowall, Sandy Wallace, Charlie McDowall, Billy Adamson, Billy Benson, George Allison, Dorothy McDowall, Jennifer Cloy, Marion Clydesdale (nee Forsyth), Ian Stevenson, David Mair, Ian McDowall, Owen Garrity, Andy Garrity, Ian Blackstock, Joe Blackstock, John Strain, Robbie Hutchinson, Jimmy Martin, Craig Mair, Lorna Sanderson, Kate Mair (nee Muir), Helen Mair, Marion Forsyth, Vincent Hughes, John Strain, Helen Guthrie (nee Mair), Mhairi Broadfoot.