Troon Gala 1989, Troon TTA celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the French Revolution

Twining float 
		at Youth Centre 1989

In Villeneuve the 200th anniversary of the revolution was celebrated with a fireworks display on the evening of 14thJuly.

In Troon the Town Twinning Association commemorated the bicentenary with the "French Disconnection" Float in the Troon gala.

The Town-Twinning Float was followed by the Troon Rotary Club's caterpillar.

Who were these revolutionaries?

Now, after twenty-one years, their identities can finally be revealed.

Thanks to Bill Taylor for these photos from his archive.

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