A Date for your diary.... Don't miss next years' Ballantrae Festival of Food & Drink. 13th and 14th June 2020


Lord Ballantrae dies


Henry Ewing Torbet aka Snib of Bennane Cave (aged 71) dies. Village erects  Memorial opposite his cave home entrance.


In September a lorry laden with 600 bales of straw caught fire in the middle of Ballantrae causing damage to two houses.

1983 Lobster fisherman


Ballantrae schoolhouse burnt down


In September the River Stinchar burst its banks blocking the main Stranraer – Glasgow road


Ballantrae resident Mrs Frances Logan Celebrated her 100th. Birthday

1986 Flower Show winners


Emily Mitchell retires after 10 years as School Dinner Lady. For 42 years she drove the School taxi

1989 Ardstinchar players

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