Cockenzie and Port Seton Children's Gala

fishergirls waving

The 2018 Gala

The 70th Cockenzie and Port Seton Children's Gala is due to be held on Saturday 26 May. For this year's Gala Emma Darling was chosen to the the Queen with Andrew Thomson as her Escort.

Special changes for the 70th Gala include the expected attendance of many former Gala Queens and early opening of the fair on the Friday evening before the Gala.

The full gala court membership follows:

Queen
Emma Darling
Escort to the Queen
Andrew Thomson
Maids
Chloe Mitchell, Hannah Dunton, Kristina Myhill, Sophie Mitchell, Hayley Conroy, Emma Munro
Escorts to the Maids
Lewis Dow, Harris Reynold, Logan Clapperton, Eidan Mullany, Rio Smith, Declan Brash
Champion
Dane Wallace
Pageboys
Ben Inglis, Aaron Scott, Archie Clark, Ellis Brand, Brad Cochrane
Britannia
Hannah Mcewan
Spirit of Goodwill
Emily Wilson
Spirit of the Land
Darcia Smith
Spirit of the Sea
Jenna Mulvey
Herald 1
Billy Bingham
Herald 2
Charlie Prentice
Standard Bearer 1
Scott Branley
Standard Bearer 2
James McGill
Attendants to the Flowergirls
Isobel Jones, Ailsa Johnston
Flowergirls
Isla Kirk, Emma Branley, Summer Davidson, Ellie Bryce, Maddison Richardson, Rebecca Ough, Lena Privat, Isla Aitkin
Naval Officer
Keir Monaghan
Sailors
Glenn Clapperton, Rory Prentice
Pirate Chief
Luke Davidson
Pirates
Charlie Mack, Findlay Anderson
Spring
Aimee Gaffney
Summer
Sophie Ritchie
Autumn
Megan Wood
Winter
Niamh Robb
Boatbuilders
Lewis Watters, Cameron Crawford
Coal Miner
Nathan DiMarco
Fishermen
Marc Anderson, Guy Bleasdale
Miss Scotland
Nikita Crawford
Miss England
Rachel Radmore
Miss Ireland
Sula Gowers
Miss Wales
Aimee Hutchison
Fishergirls
Elsa Scott, Megan Craig, Lauren Thomson, Lucy Holgate, Grace Grady, Hayley Hawkins, Isla Dow, Carly Hendy, Isla Buckley, Mary Kidd, Maisie Hay, Lara Fraser

Gala 2017

The Gala was held on Saturday 27 May, the threatened thunderstorms held off with pleasant weather for the parade.

Megan Anderson was crowned Gala Queen.

More information on the 2017 Gala can be found on this page.