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34 pictures of Fife in the 1980s

Times may have changed, but you may remember some of thes places and events.

How many of these pictures jog old memories for you?

The American singer arrived in Fife for a concert at Falkland Palace  in October 1981.

5. Johnny Cash Andy Williams in Fife, 1981

The American singer arrived in Fife for a concert at Falkland Palace in October 1981.
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Now the site of a housing estate just behind Morrisons, the coal mine employed huge number of people in Fife.

6. Seafield colliery being dismantled in 1989

Now the site of a housing estate just behind Morrisons, the coal mine employed huge number of people in Fife.
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The famous towers came down to mark the end of an era in Kirkcaldy, and indeed Fife.

7. The Seafield Towers being demolished in 1989.

The famous towers came down to mark the end of an era in Kirkcaldy, and indeed Fife.
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The Queen meets workers in the Fife town.

8. The Queen visits Methil, 1982

The Queen meets workers in the Fife town.
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