Douglas Gala 2011
Douglas Community Council would like to wish everyone an enjoyable and safe Gala week.
We would kindly ask that we all do what we can to keep the village clear of litter.
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Programme of Events
Sun 19th June
Crabtree Park - It's a KNOCKOUT!
It's back, wilder and wetter than ever! There's even a shield for the winning team.
Over 16's only. Mixed teams preferred. Only space for 6 teams with 6 team members. Sign up at Crossburn Garage. First come first served.
Mon 20th June
Fun filled evening of Children’s Entertainment with "Future Stars".
6 - 8pm for under 9's only.
*No heels allowed in school hall.
Crabtree Park - Fun Rounders Match
A fun rounders match for 9yrs and over in the park.
Tues 21 st June
7 - 8pm
P1 - P3 and 8.15 - 9.15pm P4 - P7.
*Remember no heels allowed in the school hall.
Douglas Arms Hotel - Adult Quiz Night
Get the brain working on this years quiz, a fun night for all.
Get your teams ready (max 4 to a team).
Wed 22nd June
Crabtree Park - Superteams
A fun filled night of games, for P4 - P7.
Get your running shoes on and come along.
Thurs 23rd June
St Bride's car park - Village Walk
Follow the clues and try to be the winning team. You can enter as a family or a group of friends, it’s a chance to get together and have some fun.
Crabtree Park - Five a Sides
Football shoes on and get ready to play. For P4 - P7.
Fri 24th June
Final preparations as everyone decorates their houses for the big day
Tuck shop available at all events
Douglas Gala Day
Saturday 25th June
Judging of Floats and Procession entries
Please note any entries not in St. Brides Centre car park
for 10.30am will be exempt from judging.
2011 GALA COURT
Jennifer Goodwin & Alana Graham
Kassidi MacKinnorf & Leah Smith
Daniel Dewar & Ross Morrison
2pm - Bands play and Races
3pm - Netball and Five-A-Side
From 1pm - 4pm
Tattoos, Stalls, Shows, Bouncy Castle and more.
Please collect snack bags by 3pm.
GALA DAY COMMITTEE
Chairperson - Hazel Moule
Vice-Chair - Gillian Mitchell
Treasurer - Lindsay-Anne Marshall
Secretary - Jayne Riley
Donna Lees, Josephine MacMillan, Michelle Mair, Sibyl Kadel,
Kelly Nicol, Marion Main, Stephanie Main,
Vicky Munro, Charles Mooney, Linda Mitchell
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Gala Week Results
It's a Knockout
Winners - Cross Keys (Jane Jackson & Co)
Runners up - Karen’s Crazy Crew (Karen Macmillan & Co)
Winners - David Ramage, Carol Sowden, John Ramage, Frances Ramage
Runners up - Helen Munro, Joy Hitchcock, Ian Hitchcock
Booby prize - Ashlay Park & Co
1st - Jordan Mclay, Ellie Smith, Jennifer Goodwin, Lauren Cronin, Alistair Pollock, Ryan Hilson
2nd - Sandy Muir, Craig Mitchell, Katie Riley, Allanah Halliday, Grace Hunter, Tom Varini.
3rd - Rebecca Moule, Sam Murray-Bell, Ronan Hannigan, Katie Forrest, Iona Robertson, Leighton - Jay Halliday
1st - Helen Munro & Eleanor Taylor
2nd - Tom & Joan Gold
3rd - Josephine Macmillan, Luke Macmillan, Sibyl Kadel, Eilidh O'brien & Rebecca Moule
Booby prize - Chloe Cook & Holly Cowan
Gala Day Procession
Best Decorated House within Court
1st - Alana Graham ‘I'm a Celebrity’
2nd - Ross Morrison ‘Beano Birthday’
3rd - Jennifer Goodwin ‘Winter Wonderland’
1st - Batman v Sonic (Charles Mooney (jnr) & Devyn Parker)
12 -16yr olds
1st - Douglas Grand National (Stuart & Sharon Graham & Co)
1st - Disney Land (Liz McCallum & Co)
2nd- Desperate Dan & Big Bird (Julie Gillan & Morag Louden)
3rd - The Old Hag (Charles Mooney snr)
Best Overall in the fancy dress, winning the Blackwood Court Cup was ‘Douglas Grand National’
1st - Hagshaw Pirates (John, Liz & Ryan Docherty)
2nd - Gnomeo & Juliet (Angela & Nicky & Co)
3rd - The Pirates (Carol & William Millar & Co)
Overall Winner of The Country Club Cup was ‘Hagshaw Pirates’
Best Comedy Float
1st - Shrek (Masons)
2nd - The Big Dooglis Waddin (Karen Mac & Co)
3rd - The Broons (Tom Blackwood & Co)
4th - The Waltons (The Surgery)
Overall winner of the Hugh Waugh Memorial Salver was ‘Shrek’
Best Decorated Float
1st - The Wild Side (Marion Main & Co)
2nd - The old woman who lived in a shoe (Fiona Morrison & Co)
3rd - Flamin Heroes (Lianne Murphy, Mark Downie & Co)
Winner of the Ramage Bros Shield and overall winner of the Scrogton Shield was ‘The Wild Side’
Wales - Sandy Muir, Tom Varini, Craig Mitchell, Luke Macmillan, Mark Jamieson
England - Rhegan Chapman, Ben Varini, Ryan Hilson, Morgan Jamieson, Bailey Steel.
Saffron Graham, Katie Forrest, Jennifer Goodwin, Alana Graham, Eilidh O'Brien, Rebecca Moule, Lynzi Morrison
Lauren Cronin, Danni Marne, Charley Welch, Hollie Frame, Iona Robertson, Katie Riley, Kayleigh Marne
The Gala Day committee would like to thank everyone who took part in this year’s event. It was another wonderful procession despite the weather. The committee would also like to thank everyone who helped in any way to make the gala day a success; we hope everyone had a good day.