The Lauderdale Hotel darts players took part in a 12-hour sponsored darts marathon in January 1985 to raise money for a new scanner at the Peel Hospital. Standing, from left – Stuart Scott, Kenny Brady, Colin Matthew, Dougie Scott, Graham Cramer and Adam Duff. Seated – Ross Hogarth, Jimmy Gillie, Graham Stevens, Jimmy Bell, Dave Stafford and Colin Adamson.
Also in 1985, a taste of the Orient came to St Boswells when the local parents and friends association presented Aladdin in the school hall. Pictured from left – Ian Robson (Abanazar), Mike Berrill (Emperor Ho-Chow-Mein), Rosemary Rodwell (Aladdin) and Noel Johnston (Yasmin).