Category: Charity

Oscars Countdown is on!

One week to go! There’s just 7 days left until this years Blantyre Oscars being held next week, Saturday 27 April 2019 at Carrigans, Blantyre.  Our charitable event of the year will welcome 170 guests down the red carpet and is the product of months of hard work. The final Countdown is on! 170 lucky […]

Oscars Luxury Raffle

Luxury Raffle Wow! What can we say! We’re absolutely bowled over by the amazing prizes being donated for the Raffle on Blantyre Oscars night, for Sat 27th April 2019. This year, there’s THOUSANDS of pounds worth of prizes (not just hundreds) and people in our 170 strong audience, both nominees and guests are going to […]

Building an Egg Wall!

Lanarkshire Credit Union on Glasgow Road are building an Easter Egg Wall! The business located at the junction of Station Road is looking for egg donations, which will all go to local charities ahead of Easter Holidays. You can hand in eggs to their offices before Thursday. You can follow Lanarkshire Credit Union on their […]

Beatson Teenage Cancer Fundraiser

Local lady Tracey Inglis messaged us saying, “Hi. My son Callum Inglis has been battling cancer throughout the last year. He has decided to help raise funds for the teenager Cancer unit in the Beatson Glasgow. We are walking the west highland way on the 24th May over 5 days and were wondering if you […]

Haven Nurse leads the way

Proudly representing The Haven at this year’s Kiltwalk will be Blantyre nurse Donna Martin. The Haven, a registered charity which provides support to people affected by a range of life limiting illness and to their family members and carers and supports people across the whole of North and South Lanarkshire through its centres in Blantyre, […]

Sail Crew Open Days

Sail autism are hosting a drop in night on Wednesday the 17th April 2019 in the Arch Centre, Reid Street, Burnbank from 7pm-9pm for young adults aged over 18. They are also hosting an open evening on Monday the 15th April for teens. These open nights will give young adults, teenagers and their families a […]