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Harrogate Ladies' College Summer Butterfly Ball

PUBLISHED: 18:34 24 August 2011 | UPDATED: 19:54 20 February 2013

Elfie Bowles, Janice Haigh-Clay, Claire Atkinson, Tracey Smith, Wendy Cunningham

Elfie Bowles, Janice Haigh-Clay, Claire Atkinson, Tracey Smith, Wendy Cunningham

Guests at Harrogate Ladies' College group of schools' summer Butterfly Ball helped to raise £8,500 for the refurbishment of the gym Photographs by Graham Lindley

Guests at Harrogate Ladies College group of schools summer Butterfly Ball helped to raise 8,500 for the refurbishment of the gym.

The ball was organised by the parents and friends of Bankfield, Highfield and Harrogate Ladies College. The head mistress, Rhiannon Wilkinson, thanked parents and supporters and added:

The gymnasium plays a central part in school life at HLC, not just in sporting terms, but as the centre of many cultural activities for the whole school.

Photographs by Graham Lindley

The print version of this article appeared in the September 2011 issue of Yorkshire Life

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