1976 Robertsons Competition

In 1976, Robertsons of Springwells ran a competition for children. The winner of a brand new chopper bike was Aberdeen boy Niall David (11). Here he is in the Springwell ginger factory receiving his prize from Robertsons Accountant, Mr. R.A Farnfield.

Also pictured from left to right are Robertsons Marketing manager Mr. Douglas Stiven, Niall’s mother, Mrs Winifred Robertson and David Leslie, the floor manager of Star Cash and Carry.

Perhaps some of the former Robertson’s workers remember these staff members?

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Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not for use by others on or offline, our visitors said,

Lillias Addison My husband was very friendly with Ronnie Farnfield

Fiona Mitchell Gebbie My dad worked as an engineer in this factory x

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