NT4936 : The Lion Dance in Bank Street, Galashiels

taken 10 years ago, near to Galashiels, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

The Lion Dance in Bank Street, Galashiels
The Lion Dance in Bank Street, Galashiels
Part of the Chinese Dragon Festival held on 2nd February 2008 and organised by the Borders Chinese Cultural Association to celebrate the Chinese New Year, the Year of the Rat. Bank Street was closed to vehicular traffic for 2 hours to allow the festival, that included a dragon dance, lion dance and a Chinese market, to take place. The dancing performers were from the Glasgow Hong Lok Dragon and Lion Dancing Troupe.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 2 February, 2008   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 3 February, 2008
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Event > Festival   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 4918 3610 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:36.9494N 2:48.5043W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 4917 3611
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