Girls Brigade on show

060612 Gordon mason and morag stewart.
060612 Gordon mason and morag stewart.

The 46th Edinburgh and Lothians Girls’ Brigade recently held their annual open night and display in Queensferry Parish Church hall.

The Queensferry based group put on a display including a sing along to “‘My Favourite things” and the Explorers version “My favourite soft toy”. Guests on the night included Queensferry and Dalmeny Churches minister, Reverend David Cameron, the chaplain of the Girls’ Brigade company and Laura Stewart, the honorary captain. At the end of the night all the girls were presented with their end of year awards by Queensferry Primary depute head Alison McLean. Special mention was made to ‘best girl’ Paula Brogan and a Leadership 1 award to Charlotte Gilchrist. A special presentation was also made to Janet Thomas, who is stepping down after 10 years as captain of the local Girls’ Brigade.