Laura hits all the right notes at Lochaber Mòd

The Oban Times - - Lochaber Times & Oban Times -

BUN- SGOIL Ghàidhlig Loch Abar pupil Laura Robert­son hit all the right notes at this year’s 2017 Lochaber Pro­vin­cial Mòd.

The event was held last Fri­day and Satur­day at the Gaelic school in Caol, Fort Wil­liam.

Laura com­peted in pip­ing, flu­ent tradi- tional singing, flu­ent con­ver­sa­tion, flu­ent recita­tion and took part in her school’s choir.

She picked up first place in the un­der-13 flu­ent tra­di­tional singing, 11-12 flu­ent solo singing, bag­pipes un­der-15 Piobaireachd Ground.

Laura also won two tro­phies – the Don­ald Mac­Don­ald Memo­rial Cup for the high­est Gaelic mark (solo) and the Archie MacLean Memo­rial Quaich for the high­est com­bined Gaelic and mu­sic mark.

For more pho­to­graphs and full re­sults, turn to pages four, 10 and 11.

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