Highland dancers qualify for Oban

Local Highland Dancers who qualified at the Melrose Highland Games in August to represent the Scottish Borders at the Highlands & Islands Dance Festival at Oban in May 2012. In the picture from left to right are: 1st Juvenile Qualifier - Rebecca Abbott  -  Lynella Highland Dance School Kelso'2nd Juvenile Qualifier - Skye Chatburn  -  Lynella Highland Dance School Kelso'Reserve Juvenile Qualifier - Josephine Murray  -  Lynella Highland Dance School Kelso' 1st Junior Qualifier - Robyn Jerdan  -  Lynell Highland Dance School kelso'2nd Junior Qualifier  -  Kayley Hart  -  Graham Highland Dance School Galashiels'Reserve Junior Qualifier - Emma Galloway  -  Lynella Highland Dance School Kelso'1st Adult Qualifier - Gina Perring  -  Fairbairn Highland Dance School Cockburnspath'2nd Adult Qualifier - Rebecca Fairbairn  -  Lynella Highland Dance School Eyemouth
Local Highland Dancers who qualified at the Melrose Highland Games in August to represent the Scottish Borders at the Highlands & Islands Dance Festival at Oban in May 2012. In the picture from left to right are: 1st Juvenile Qualifier - Rebecca Abbott - Lynella Highland Dance School Kelso'2nd Juvenile Qualifier - Skye Chatburn - Lynella Highland Dance School Kelso'Reserve Juvenile Qualifier - Josephine Murray - Lynella Highland Dance School Kelso' 1st Junior Qualifier - Robyn Jerdan - Lynell Highland Dance School kelso'2nd Junior Qualifier - Kayley Hart - Graham Highland Dance School Galashiels'Reserve Junior Qualifier - Emma Galloway - Lynella Highland Dance School Kelso'1st Adult Qualifier - Gina Perring - Fairbairn Highland Dance School Cockburnspath'2nd Adult Qualifier - Rebecca Fairbairn - Lynella Highland Dance School Eyemouth

A NUMBER of Borders Highland dancers have qualified from the Melrose Highland Games in August to represent the Scottish Borders at the Highlands and Islands Dance Festival at Oban in May next year.

The girls have worked hard for this and they are absolutely thrilled to have qualified to represent the Scottish Borders.

Qualifiers are as follows: 1st juvenile qualifier - Rebecca Abbott (Lynella Highland Dance School, Kelso), 2nd juvenile qualifier - Skye Chatburn (Lynella Highland Dance School, Kelso), reserve juvenile qualifier - Josephine Murray - (Lynella Highland Dance School, Kelso), 1st junior qualifier - Robyn Jerdan (Lynella Highland Dance School, Kelso), 2nd junior qualifier - Kayley Hart (Graham Highland Dance School, Galashiels), reserve junior qualifier - Emma Galloway (Lynella Highland Dance School, Kelso), 1st adult qualifier - Gina Perring (Fairbairn Highland Dance School, Cockburnspath), 2nd adult qualifier - Rebecca Fairbairn (Lynella Highland Dance School, Eyemouth), reserve adult qualifier - Jessica Bennett (Graham Highland Dance School, Galashiels).