A proposed Conference and Leisure Complex at Balig was shelved after a public inquiry despite a village poll showing support for it
Bernard Fergusson was created Lord Ballantrae of Auchairne in the County of Ayrshire and the Bay of Islands in New Zealand
1974 Church congregation outing
Margaret (Peggy) Kirk (Former Councillor) was awarded M.B.E in Honours List
1976 Cubs and Scouts
1976 WVS Long Service Medals
Lady Ballantrae (Laura Grenfell) tragically dies when car she is travelling in crashes into a fallen tree near to her home.