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 Gala Day Programme (click here)

Organising Committee
If you can offer any asistance or wish to get involved in the Gala in any way, please contact any member of the Gala Committee:
Sarah Alcock           Chairperson   74266
 Charlotte                Secretary        74477
 Sue Roberts                                   74258
  Sue Pinkus            Treasurer       74408
 Jill Burke                           01864  505202
 Michelle Preston                             74550
 Lisa Edwards                                  74268 
Please make sure your baking is delivered to the field between 11am and Noon on Gala Day.
Older villagers can be picked up by car to be taken to the Hall or to the field on Gala Day.
Gala Day  August 2014
Gala Day proceeding have been brought forward 1 hour as a wedding is taking place in the village later on in the day. We would like to wish Kelly and Chris every happiness in their future lives together. 
Gala Court 2012
Queen: Nicola Paul
To celebrate our rich heritage let us embrace our culture and ask those who take part in the Fancy Dress to adopt the theme of Red, White and Blue in its widest sense.
Maids: Rebecca Macdonald   
Page:   Joe Kelly 
Guest Speaker: Julie Gardiner
Gala Week and the Big Day
The crowning of the Gala Queen will take place in the Village Hall at 12.30am which will also be the venue for presentation of the Fancy Dress prizes. There will then be the Queen's procession  up to the sun-drenched playing field, where there weill be a number of attractions and a sit doon.
Throughout Gala Week. 
Sunday 3rd June
Five-a-side Football Tournament playing for the:
Mark Newell Memorial Trophy
Kick off at 1pm. Leadhills, Park, Bowling Green.
Monday 4th June
Children's Pet Show Leadhills Village Hall 6.00pm - 7.30pm
Tuesday 5th June
Street Party, Leadhills Village Square 10 - 4 pm
Clay Pigeon Shooting Sponsored by Leadhills Sporting
The Hass, Leadhills 6.30pm
Wednesday 6th June
Quiz Night Leadhills Primary School 7pm
Thursday 7th June
Future Stars host our
Children's Party Night, Leadhills Village Hall 6 - 8pm 
Friday 8th June
Helpers Required for Field Set UP Please!!!!!!!
Saturday 9th June
Gala Night over 18s Disco and Karaoke
Leadhills Village Hall  8pm
Thank You
The events which have taken place this year to raise funds for Gala Day included a Ceilidh, Duck Race and New Style Pub Quizzes.
Thank you to everyone who has also helped with organising supplying and advising this year's Gala.
The Gala Committee hope you have a wonderful Gala Day and welcome any feedback you may have on the event.
Help Still Wanted
 A number of tasks, skills and props are needed before, and on, Gala Day. Please let us know if you can help with any of these:
Being a field helper (chairs, tables, tents, marshals...)
Baking - all fancies and yummy munchables welcome
Being a Field Tidy-upper before Gala Day
Chauffeurs for the elderly on Gala Day