Galashiels in the 1980s.
Galashiels in the 1980s.

Looking back: 21 pictures of Galashiels in the 1980s

When it comes to nostalgia, the 1980s probably provoke more memories and good, and bad, feeling than any other decade.

By Gordon Holmes
Tuesday, 15th September 2020, 1:00 pm

Looking through our archives, we came across a number of photographs from the era that give a great glimpse into life in the area in the, not too distant, past. There’s not a lot of detail with most of them but we’re sure there will be those who remember them well. We start with a selection of pictures from Galashiels and look out for more towns soon.

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