NOSTALGIA: Hip hip hooray for Mrs Buckley!

90th Birthday party for Mrs Buckley in Soothill Working Mens club, 1980.
90th Birthday party for Mrs Buckley in Soothill Working Mens club, 1980.

How’s this for a birthday celebration?

Friends, relatives and well-wishers showed up for the birthday of one of the area’s most noteable characters back in 1980. Mrs Buckley, seated second from right, celebrated her 90th birthday at Soothill Working Men’s Club back in June 1980.