Amy Avellano
GOLDEN GIRL: Amy Avellano impresses at the Sussex festival

A TALENTED Gibraltarian dancer has won a gold medal at a festival in the UK.

Amy Avellano, 13, performed two well-received routines choreographed by Gillaine Alman at the Sussex Festival of Performing Arts.

The young dancer and is a member of the Gibraltar National Team. She trains at Transitions Dance Academy.

The festival has been running under different names since 1924, and hundreds of West End performers have made their debuts there.