D’ye Mind Lang Syne? July 12, 2013

Langsyne 12.07.13.Arbroath Herald.
Langsyne 12.07.13.Arbroath Herald.

The Arbroath skiffle group, the ‘Peg-tops’, were Angus Skiffle Champions in 1962 having won the event in Forfar.

They are, from left - Andy Doig, guitar; Iain Boath, tea box bass; Ray Hayes, lead guitar and vocals; Ron ‘Midge’ Watson, special vocals, Ray Canale, guitar and vocals; and Bill Watson, washboard and thimble expert.

The picture, which was taken at the Midnight Bathing at Arbroath Outdoor Bathing Pool in 1962, was submitted by Ray Hayes, 1969 Craig Road, Innisfil, Ontario, Canada.