Princess Diana and Prince Charles visit Craigroyston in Edinburgh, March 1983. Photographers capture the moment when the Princess of Wales is handed some lucky white heather by nine-year-old Malcolm Smith.
Princess Diana and Prince Charles visit Craigroyston in Edinburgh, March 1983. Photographers capture the moment when the Princess of Wales is handed some lucky white heather by nine-year-old Malcolm Smith.

17 photos taking you back to Edinburgh in 1983 (Part 2)

Nineteen-eighty three in Edinburgh was marked by job cuts, protests, general election canvassing, a visit from Charles and Diana, Hearts’ return to the top flight, and a David Bowie concert.

Thursday, 10th June 2021, 8:44 pm

We’ve had a deep dig through the archives at the Evening News to bring you 17 more memories of the Capital as it was in 1983.

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