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Halkirk Gala 2005
Sunday 12 June - Saturday 18 June 2005

SUNDAY, 12th JUNE 2005
1.30 pm Fun Run from the Recreation Park
Categories: ∑ 13 and over ∑ 12 and under
∑ 10 and under ∑ 8 and under
trophies for winners of all categories and fun run medals for all entrants. Gift Voucher for most sponsorship collected.
3.00 pm Childrenís Races at the Recreation Park
(Sponsored by Halkirk United Football Club)
∑ Flat Race
∑ Three Legged Race
∑ Sack Race
Age Groups: Under 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 to 14 and 15 & over.
Prizes: 1st - £2, 2nd - £1.50, 3rd - £1
3.30 pm 5-a-side Football Competition
Primary 4-7. Mixed boy/girl teams to be drawn on the field
6.00 pm Car Treasure Hunt from
The Ross Institute
Clues by Mr & Mrs John Coghill, Skinnet. Prizes donated by J&G Sutherland. Entry - £5 per car

MONDAY, 13th JUNE 2005
8.00 pm Bingo in The Ross Institute
Admission 50p.
Bingo Books £1.
Raffle and Light Refreshments.

TUESDAY, 14th JUNE 2005
6.00 pm Bicycle Treasure Hunt
Starting from the Ross Institute.
∑ Primary 7 and under.
∑ Seniors of all ages.
8.00 pm Quiz Night
at The Ross Institute
Teams of 4.
Entries to Peter Blackwood (831238), by Friday, 10th June.
Entry Fees: Adults Teams £8, Junior Teams (under 18) £5.

Prizes: Trophy and Medals for winners.
Seniors: 1st - £25, 2nd - £15, 3rd - £10
Juniors: 1st - £12, 2nd - £8, 3rd - £4
Quiz Categories:
General Knowledge Pictures Entertainment
Current Affairs Music Geography
Natural Science Sport Scottish Highlands
Mini Bar and light refreshments.

WEDNESDAY, 15th JUNE 2005
6.30 pm Dog Show at The Ross Institute
Entry Free.
Prizes for each category in the Dog Show.
7.00 pm Pet Show at The Ross Institute
Judge: Mrs Catherine Munro, Westerdale.
For all pets, no matter how unusual.
Categories: cats rabbits hamsters
guinea pigs cage birds unusual pets
Prizes for each category. Special prize for most unusual pet.
7.45 pm Scottish Music at The Ross Institute
with Daniel MacPhee, Kevin Gunn and children from Halkirk Primary School followed by:
8.30 pm The Weakest Link
Our local adaptation of the popular quiz show with our own Anne Robinson.
Admission £5 for Scottish Evening and The Weakest Link.
Licensed Bar.

THURSDAY, 16th JUNE 2005
5.30 pm Open Indoor Bowling Competition
in The Ross Institute
6.30 pm Duck Race at the Riverside
Buy a duck for 50p.
Prizes: 1st - £15
2nd - £10
3rd - £5
7.00 pm Boat Race at the Riverside
Build a boat for looks and speed.
Prizes for the best designed boat: 1st - £15, 2nd - £10, 3rd - £5
Prizes for boat race: 1st - £15, 2nd - £10, 3rd - £5

FRIDAY, 17th JUNE 2005
6.30 pm Clay Pigeon Shoot
10 Bird Shoot for the JB Gunn Cup.
15 Bird Shoot for the Sibster Cup.
Prizes: 1st - £25, 2nd - £15, 3rd - £10
6.30 pm Senior & Secondary 5-a-side Football
Mixed male/female teams to be drawn on the field.
7.00 pm Quoits
Open to over 18ís. Entry fee: £1
7.30 pm Target Golf
Entry fee: Adults £1 and under 18ís free
7.30 pm Penalty Kick Competition
Seniors Ė 17 and over Under 17
Under 12 Under 10
Under 8
8.00 pm Netball Competition
Licensed Bar from 7 to 11 pm

SATURDAY, 18th JUNE 2005
10.00 am Coffee Morning in
The Ross Institute
∑ Run by the Multiple Sclerosis Society who will have a baking table.
∑ Gala Committee Bottle Stall and Raffle.
∑ Senior Citizens Art Display.
∑ Childrenís Art Competition in the Main Hall.
Book Token Prizes to be presented at 11.00 am.
1st - £15, 2nd - £10, 3rd - £5
11.00 am Childrenís Fancy Dress in the Main Hall
1. Under 5ís Girls 2. Under 5ís Boys
3. 5 to 7 4. 8ís to 10ís
5. Pairs/Groups 6. Most Original Boy
7. Most Original Girl 8. Most Original Pair
∑ Prizes for all.
∑ Trophies for categories 6, 7 & 8.

SATURDAY, 18th JUNE 2005
GALA QUEEN CROWNING CEREMONY
6.00 pm Big Band Performance
6.30 pm Thurso Pipe Band play in Bridge Street
7.00 pm Crowning of Gala Queen
Guest Speaker: Mr Ian Hargrave, Caithness Area Manager,
Highland Council
7.20 pm Parade of Decorated Floats
Led by Thurso Pipe Band
8.00 pm Big Band

Halkirk Gala 2005

Earlier Halkirk Galas
Halkirk Gala 2004
Halkirk Gala 2003
Halkirk Gala 2002
Halkirk Gala 2001