Children's Outing on the Bluebird (Alexanders) bus 1940s.
June Turner’s memories of the Rio Youth Club, as told to Wendy Irons on 19th September 2020. “I was working as a youth leader in a school in Dundee in the evenings. A young woman knocked at my house door in Newport one evening and said that Newport needed a youth club. I can’t remember her name. ...
I was also involved in starting up the youth club. We used to meet in the West Hall in Wormit and the leaders, a husband and wife (cannot remember names), were instrumental in getting the Rio as a venue. I donated many of my 45s to the record collection for the discos. My brother Bob ...
Two photographs of the Newport Playgroup which met in the Blyth Hall probably from around 1970 until it disbanded in the early 2010s. The playgroup catered for children aged 3-5. These photographs are from 1975-1976.
Fife Herald article about TNT's production of Sweeney Todd
Pet show held in Newport in aid of the Red Cross.
Programme for TNT's production of The Wizard of Oz, September 1995
A fund-raising pet show organised for the Red Cross in 1970, possible held in the Rio.
A review of TNT's Bugsy Malone in October 1992
Three photographs of children taking part in some of the shows put on by Donna Vincent's Swingsing group. Swingsing ran from 2002 until 2017.
Pony rides at Tayfield Nursery in 1971.
A nursery school was held in rooms on the ground and first floors of Tayfield from 1963 to 1988.
One of the annual photographs of Tayfield Nursery, with teacher Mrs Jo Mair, probably early 1970s.
Nursery school photograph of the morning group at Tayfield Nursery, 1985.
Tayside Nursery afternoon class, 1985. The nursery was held in Tayfield House.
For more than 25 years from the early 1980s until 2007 hundreds of local youngsters showed off their skills in some spectacular TNT shows. TNT was one of the earliest youth theatre groups, and certainly the first in this area. Sadly it ended in 2007. Our photograph shows their remaining funds being donated to Tearfund, ...
The cast of TNT's production of Bugsy Malone in 1992
Wormit branch of Tufty Club c. 1976. Squirrel Tufty taught children road safety.