10th Birthday Party

10th Birthday Party

Sat 23rd June saw Mainstreet transformed into a mini street party/festival for the day, with bunting, balloons, cake, books and masses more – all to celebrate the past 10yrs.  We hope you enjoy this photo diary of all the fun…

Happy sunny 10th birthday to us. Saturday 23rd June 2018. Festival atmosphere and cracking music.

Scottish strawberries & cream, Traquair Bear ale and our own Cheese Laddie with grilled Mons Comte cheese toastie.

Scout and Alice (aka Vivian & Rosamund) – full marks for their fancy dress. Diny selling more beer than the boys. Phillippa & Shaun saying cheese.

Marianna from Neals Yard Dairy and Paul from Alliance Wines sampling out our favourite cheese and wine.

Pump Street chocolate serving up cooling chocolate milks. Bread from the Borders and of course cake.

A big thank you to all our great suppliers who helped us celebrate. Rosamund & Bill soaking up the day of festivities. Also a massive thanks to all our staff past and present.

Pete & Jack sampling the drink. Marie & Zoe enjoying the party.

Great to see our wonderful customers.Paella and food stalls in the courtyard.

Kerry from Giacopazzi with gorgeous ice cream and Rosie & Graham with their bread which sold out in a flash.

More foot stomping music from Morag & Lewis.  Paul running through the fizz flight and Andrew tempting us with delicious chocolate.

Our magnificent Mainstreet Makars; Sir Michael Morpurgo and Maggie O’Farrell – all our thanks for your support over the years. Uncle Phil & Alice (aka Bill & Rosamund).

Tempest Centennial on ice and Mons Reblochon Fermier.

Thirsty customers in the cafe. Viv our talented designer, with her son/café team member, Laurence. One of the fantastic windows designs by the team.

Book shop and cafe in full swing.

Lots of happy customers with their dogs.

Emily in the Deli and the home department dressed up for the occasion.

Catriona and Caron. Jack and Laurence.

Cake stall in aid of Save the Children for Syria. More strawberries.

Cheese, chocolate and wine. Alice dashing off to get through the Looking glass.

A very big thank you to all;  our lovely customers and wonderful staff.
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