Festival Fortnight 2018

Friday 18th May
SCOOTER RACING: Morrisons car park, 6.30pm. Open to children of primary school age. Top place wins The Morrisons Supermarket Cup. A lot of fun the last five years – so come along with your scooter and safety gear (if you have it) and enjoy once again.
Saturday 19th May
MILE OF PENNIES: George Street 10.00am – 4.00pm.
STREET FAIR: George Street, Bathgate, 11.00am – 3.00pm.
A wide and varied range of stalls and entertainment at this popular event. If interested in having a stall please contact the secretary.

Sunday 20th May
CAR TREASURE HUNT: Scout Hall, Marjoribanks Street, 6.00pm. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. Entry fee is £5 per car and includes a BBQ on return.

Monday 21st May
INTERSCHOOL POTTED SPORTS: Bathgate Sports Centre, 6.30pm.
This popular event will see the six primary schools compete for The Procession Trophy.

2018 Winners: Windyknowe Primary School

Tuesday 22nd May
CONCERT: The New Bathgate Partnership Centre, 7:30pm
Featuring 50 Plus Choir and Young Persons Choir – FREE admission. Please come along and enjoy some
light entertainment.

Wednesday 23rd May
INTERSCHOOL SWIMMING GALA: Bathgate Sports Centre, Balbardie Park
Starting at 6.30pm (warm-up at 6:15pm)

2018 Results
Championship Shield won by St. Mary’s Primary School
Mecca Rose Bowl won by St. Mary’s Primary School
Braveheart Cup won by St. Columba’s Primary School

Friday 25th May
CHIEFTAIN’S PARADE: Organised by Bathgate & West Lothian Highland Games Association.
Leaving from the Steelyard at 7pm.
Saturday 26th May
BATHGATE & WEST LOTHIAN HIGHLAND GAMES: Meadow Park, Glasgow Road.
Organised by Bathgate & West Lothian Highland Games Association
Sunday 27th May
5-A- SIDE FOOTBALL: Balbardie Park 5-a- side pitches, 1.00pm.
All teams must be registered for the start of the competition at 1.15pm.
This competition is for children resident in Bathgate and of Primary School age only.

Tuesday 29th May
CHILDRENS SPORTS: Meadow Park, 6.30pm. Full details in the magazine – page 45.

Wednesday 30th  May
TRIVIA QUIZ: Bathgate Royal British Legion, 8.00pm
Teams of 4 compete for the quiz trophy and cash prize.  £5 per team.

Friday 1st June
THE NEWLAND ORATION: Bathgate High Church, 8.00pm

Saturday 2nd  June
PROCESSION DAY: see Procession Day timetable