Ellie Gracie looking forward to being Forth’s Queen of the Heather

Young Ellie Gracie is looking forward to her second appearance in Forth Gala Court – in her much younger days she was a flower girl, but this year she will be Queen of the Heather.

“She is really, really chuffed,” said her mum Elizabeth. “She is really excited. I don’t think she expected it; it was a nice wee surprise.

“I’m really chuffed as well.”

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