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17 photos taking you back to Edinburgh in 1985 (Part 3)

Edinburgh Evening News logo Edinburgh Evening News 10/06/2021 David McLean
a group of people standing next to a tree © Men from construction company Laing's, working at the High Steet in Edinburgh, decorated their crane...

There were lots of high-profile celeb visits over the course of the year, including Prince Charles and Diana, Princess of Wales, who were in town to visit the Leith Enterprise Trust. ‘People’s Princess’ Diana stopped to chat to the crowds of Leithers who turned out to greet the royal couple.

Stanley Baxter holding a baseball bat © Scottish entertainer Stanley Baxter playing Widow Twankey in the pantomime Aladdin at the King's the...

We've dug deep through the Evening News archives to bring you 17 more photos that will take you right back to Edinburgh in 1985.

a man standing next to a body of water © Natural history documentary maker David Attenborough at Duddingston Loch in Edinburgh, promoting wil...

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a man standing in front of a store © Jimmy Casey, owner of the world-renowned Casey's sweet shop in St Mary's Street Edinburgh, with thei...

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a view of a city street © Greenside car park at the top of Leith Street in Edinburgh, from Calton Hill, September 1985.

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a group of people playing a game of baseball

© Hearts goalkeeper Henry Smith fumbles the ball but team-mate Walter Kidd is there to back him up dur...
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