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gala affair

A grand, lively, and festive social event. The company pulled out all the stops for the CEO's retirement party, turning the event into a gala affair.
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Thank you to all who attended both the Gala and Gala Ball and we hope to see you all next year for the Shelley Village Gala of 2018 which will be bigger and better still.
Justice Bandial remarked we have to save Bani gala garden from encroachments and Rawal dam water from becoming contaminated.
A gala with live performances by Greek and Russian artists.
Gala Coral chief executive Carl Leaver said: "We are very pleased to have agreed the sale of Gala Retail, following a competitive process.
It is thought the group may look to sell off the worst performing venues to smooth the way for a sale of the remaining chain, although it would be likely to retain the online bingo business and Gala name.
The climax of the day was the crowning of gala queen Alexandra Hamilton, 11.
Country: UKSector: Hotels/Restaurants/Casinos/CateringTarget: Gala Casinos LimitedBuyer: Rank Group PlcVendor: Gala Coral Group LimitedDeal size in USD: 329mType: DivestmentStatus: Agreed
But the Grand Gala seemed like it might provide an opportunity to unravel the mystery.
GALA was formed in 2002 by 15 localization companies from 12 countries.
For the second year in a row, the San Diego-based nonprofit sponsored a "virtual" gala, exchanging the rubbery chicken dinner and ballroom for an online version that doesn't come with all the expenses of a high-falutin' affair.
Last year's Muscle Team Gala and Benefit raised nearly $1 million for MDA.
Below, Leonard Nimoy and his wife, Susan Bay, arrive at the gala.
BINGO operator Gala Group has acquired Leo Casino in Liverpool from founder Amaury Taittinger for pounds 14.