Euan is the star of Robbie Burns contest

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Wilton school pupil Euan Welsh (pictured) saw off stiff comeptition from across the region to win the annual Borders Association of Burns Clubs’ schools competition.

The youngster’s addressing of the haggis earned him the title of overall winner, and he got the better of secondary school pupils as well, at the event in Hawick Burns Club.

Also pictured is Isa Hanley, schools convener of the Robert Burns World Federation; Provost Stuart Marshall; and Robin Dodyk, president of the Borders Association of Burns Clubs.