Celtic Festival at Dalkeith college

Excitement is building ahead of the Newbattle Abbey College Celtic Festival.

Now in its second year, the event is a celebration of culture, tradition and biodiversity.

The festival takes place on Saturday, May 21 from 11am to 5pm at the Newbattle Road college.

Opening the festivities will be Midlothian MP David Hamilton, who will make his official address in the Ceilidh Tent at 1pm.

For a full run down of events, see The Advertiser, Thursday, May 19.