From There… To Here

The social history of Wester Hailes


Carnival time in Wester Hailes was always extensively covered by the Sentinel.  Back in the early 1980s, the celebrations stretched to a week, packed with activities and events for all ages. By the 1990s, it was more of a day but still very popular. As well as area wide celebrations, most local neighbhourhoods also held their own Gala Days. You can read more about the Wester Hailes carnival here.

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