The lovliness of Paris...

Valerie Coid
Valerie Coid

AN 18-year-old from Newton Mearns has won a chance to dance at the international highland dancing conference in Paris in November.

Valerie Coid — who works at Waitrose in Newton Mearns — competed against dancers from across Scotland to earn her spot. In Paris, she will perform on the main stage at the converence, take part in dance workshops and dance in the parade at Disneyland.