Gala day sparkles in Methilhill

The royal party at Methilhill.
The royal party at Methilhill.

ANNUAL summer celebrations of community spirit began on Saturday with Methilhill Children’s Gala launching the 2012 calendar of festivities.

An open limousine carried the Prince, Ryan Barnett, and the Princess, Kathleen Morris, and their attendants, in the procession from Ashgrove to Herd Park, whre there was a seasonal line-up of rides, cake and candy, stalls, tombolas, raffles, races, and other attractions.