Parade set to open Hatton Gala

This year’s Hatton Gala is set to take place this Sunday, August 30, in Hatton’s public playingfield and will kick off with a parade at 12.30pm.

The Gala entertainment includes the Ellon Pipe Band, Circo Modo, Body Zorbing, the Sylvia Dalziel School of Dance, owls and archery.

All of the usual stalls will be there on the day to provide entertainment including a raffle, tombola and various games and snacks.

There will also be a giant slide and a bouncy castle.

The Gala are pleased to host another welly throwing competition this year.

Sunday will also see the return of the Gala’s 10K fun run which begins at 1.30pm.

Advanced entry for the run is £5 and entries on the day will be £7 and can be submitted up until 12.45pm however all runners must be aged 16 or over.

Tea’s will be served along with a barbeque and a tuck shop.

Before the Gala takes place everyone will be able to enjoy the Hatton Duck Race this Saturday.

Gala organisers are looking for raffle donations and prizes as well as volunteers who are able to lend a hand.

Those who would like further information or wish to volunteer can contact 07947637666.