Sun shines on Sandcastle Competition

The annual Scottish Week Sandcastle Competition took place recently and was as popular as ever - and luckily the rain and fog stayed away.

The Lido Beach was packed with sandcastle builders on Thursday, July 24 as they spent an hour making their best sand creations.

Frozen snowman Olaf was made by Carmen, Marissa, Louisa, John and Bethany

Frozen snowman Olaf was made by Carmen, Marissa, Louisa, John and Bethany

The results of the competition are as follows:

Up to age 6 years - 1 Halo Hendry and Rex Hendry, 2 Alysa Ingram, 3 Jack Findlay.

Ages 7-10 years - 1 Mackenzie Fernie-Fortune and Leah Goodhall, 2 Lennon Cumming and Joshua Strachan, 3 Adam Innes and Kaden Devlin.

Ages 11-14 years - 1 Alana Buchan and Morgan Buchan, 2 Emily Barnes, Erin McNeil and Shannon Craighead, 3 Lauren Milne and Talia Davidson.