World success for Midlothian dancers

Globe trotters: The Haughey McAuley Academy ceili team

Globe trotters: The Haughey McAuley Academy ceili team

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Irish dancers from Midlothian have hot-footed it from Canada where they enjoyed success at the World Championships.

Haughey McAuley Academy’s dancers cemented their position as world leaders in individual and team events.

Reigning all-Scotland champion Rachael Fraser from Penicuik took fifth place in the U-15 girls’ event.

Best friend Jodi Millar from Bonnyrigg, who first qualified for the World Championships in 2011, was sixth in the same category.

The academy’s U-19 ladies ceili team brought home a third place globe and were top placed out of all the Scottish, UK and Irish teams.

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