In this week's delve into the archives, we head back to 1998 and a rare batch of colour photos from the period, with the Wee Paper not moving into full colour until the turn of the millennium.

It was France v Brazil in the World Cup final, as Les Bleus saw off the dazzling Brazillians 3-0 in the final. Big movies of the year included Titanic, starring Kate Winslet and Leonardo Di Caprio, which was shown at the Vikingar cinema.

Largs Kindergarten were pictured enjoying a visit to the shoe box.

The Helter Skelter Sports Hall Athletics squad were photographed after a busy training session.

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And even the Largs Yuletide was captured in full colour with these teenagers heading out and about to enjoy the festivities.

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And Fairlie man Ian McDowell was game for a laugh as he had his locks shaved off for charity in the village hall, with Sue McLeod and Jan Kerr applying the finishing touches.Largs and Millport Weekly News: Braving the shave!Braving the shave! (Image: Newsquest)Largs and Millport Weekly News: Braving the shave part 2!Braving the shave part 2! (Image: Newsquest)