Ready to roll to the Middlemarch Ball

Ball or bust . . . On their way are (from left) Blair Calder, Hayley McCaw, Hamish Lambeth and Emma Taylor, all of Dunedin. PHOTO: SHAWN MCAVINUE

About 540 revellers dusted off their denim and diamonds to dress in theme for the Middlemarch Ball on Saturday. Reporter Shawn McAvinue was at Dunedin Railway Station to photograph some ball-goers before they boarded a train bound for Middlemarch.