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by down south
Fri May 22, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: St Andrew's Academy Rector's report 1972,1973
Replies: 1
Views: 1279

Re: St Andrew's Academy Rector's report 1972,1973

Here now is the report for 1973. HAPPY TEAM SPIRIT AT ST ANDREW'S ACADEMY Presenting his second annual report , the rector of St Andrew's Academy, Saltcoats, Mr T Finn, posing the question of what the year had meant to the school, said that some would describe it as an exciting year, some would say ...
by down south
Fri May 15, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: St Andrew's Academy Rector's report 1972,1973
Replies: 1
Views: 1279

St Andrew's Academy Rector's report 1972,1973

Here is the rector's report from the closing ceremony of St Andrew's Academy at the end of its first session in 1972. " Home study is essential if success is to be achieved , " said Mr T Finn, rector of St Andrew's Academy, Saltcoats, at the prize-giving ceremony last week, and he continued , " Noti...
by down south
Fri May 08, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: St Andrew's Academy prizelists 1972, 1973
Replies: 1
Views: 1432

Re: St Andrew's Academy prizelists 1972, 1973

Here now is the prizelist for 1973. The prizewinners at St Andrew's Academy, Saltcoats for session 1972-73 were the undernoted : - CERTIFICATES FOR GENERAL EXCELLENCE Form S1 : 1S1 - John McLaughlin, James Campbell, Bernadette Love, Geraldine Craig. 2S1 - John McCourt, Philip Rourke,Mari Mitchell, Z...
by down south
Sat May 02, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Tank traps dalry road
Replies: 19
Views: 3900

Re: Tank traps dalry road

We have in fact mentioned the tank trap covers in Ardrossan Road before. There are some on the other side of the road too, outside No 68 , and I well remember walking over them every day and thinking nothing of them : https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@55.6392623,-4.7964141,3a,75y,180h,90t/data=!3m6!1e1...
by down south
Fri May 01, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: St Andrew's Academy prizelists 1972, 1973
Replies: 1
Views: 1432

St Andrew's Academy prizelists 1972, 1973

Here is the prizelist for the new St Andrew's Academy in 1972. Certificates of distinction : Class F1 - Mary Breen, Peter Brodie, John Burns, Joseph Burns, Anne Cassidy, Frances Cloherty. F2 - John Cannon, Pierro Carrino, Eileen Donlevy, Marietta Dorby, Rosaleen Dorrian, Marie Louise Durning. F3 - T...
by down south
Thu Apr 30, 2020 3:06 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - Del 80 and Mitchy
Replies: 9
Views: 1555

Re: Happy birthday - Del 80 and Mitchy

Have a very happy birthday, Del and Mitchy.

Susan
by down south
Sat Apr 25, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - McGrattan
Replies: 13
Views: 2236

Re: Happy birthday - McGrattan

Have a very happy birthday, Tom.

Susan
by down south
Fri Apr 24, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: St Peter's prizelists 1967, 1970, 1971, 1972
Replies: 4
Views: 2490

Re: St Peter's prizelists 1967, 1970, 1971, 1972

Thanks for the confirmation that Michael Gallagher is the correct name, Kittywake. Think we have another faulty caption here; Elizabeth Tumilty must be the correct spelling, since she's appeared as such in previous years. The prizelist, such as it is, for St Peter's Primary in 1972: Elizabeth Tumilt...
by down south
Wed Apr 22, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - Alexmac442
Replies: 14
Views: 2351

Re: Happy birthday - Alexmac442

Have a very happy birthday, Alex.

Susan
by down south
Tue Apr 21, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - Tapnagol
Replies: 13
Views: 2129

Re: Happy birthday - Tapnagol

Have a very happy birthday, Patrick.

Susan
by down south
Mon Apr 20, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - MANBEAR
Replies: 11
Views: 1766

Re: Happy birthday - MANBEAR

Very best wishes on your birthday, Ian.

Susan
by down south
Fri Apr 17, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: St Peter's prizelists 1967, 1970, 1971, 1972
Replies: 4
Views: 2490

Re: St Peter's prizelists 1967, 1970, 1971, 1972

And here is the prizelist for 1971.This is the last year of St Peter's as a secondary school. SPECIAL PRIZES Dux trophies : Secondary, Carole Millar; primary, William G McAloon. Primary mathematics : Ann Whiston, Fergus McSkimming ( prizes gifted by Mr Harry Kemp ). Domestic subjects : Mary A Clarke...