Category: entertainment

‘Hit List’…new Maggie Black book!

Last year’s Blantyre Oscars overall winner David Purse, has today launched a new novel under his pen name ‘Jack McSporran.’  The novel ‘Hit List’ is the fifth book in his fantastic Maggie Black Series, which has been receiving great reviews.    David’s family and friends are incredibly proud of his achievements and wish him lots of success […]

Local Stars

Talented Kids We thought, with permission we’d share this brilliant video of just some of the local kids at Encore Star Academy recorded earlier this week. As you’ll see, they sound amazing!! Boosting confidence is one of the key objectives the drama group have and showcasing these type of videos just proves exactly how far […]

Spring fling for SAIL autism

SAIL autism are holding a family friendly disco in Low Waters miners welfare Hamilton on Saturday the 30th March at 7pm.  The night will include a dj, tombola and raffle prizes, hot rolls, snacks and games.  Tickets are £5pp and can be purchases via paypal following this link It promises to be a great night […]

Blantyre Fun Day

Shape Blantyre’s Future A fantastic FREE ‘Blantyre Fun Day’ has been organised by Coalfields Regeneration Trust and you’re invited! People of all ages will be delighted when they see what’s coming on Sunday 10th February 2019. There’s even FREE food and drink! The exciting fun day invites residents to come along and vote for local […]

JuBillee – Stars are Born

Here’s a little special moment, where we think Stars are Born in 2019. Meet Justine Wilson and Billy Warren. The talented singers and songwriting duo form an amazing live singing act called “JuBillee.” Both Justine and Billy live locally and their talents are the talk of the town! Many of us will have seen the […]

Crossbasket Jazz Brunch

Looking for something to do on New Years Day? The amazing “Ritz Trio” will be playing a live Jazz Brunch at Crossbasket Castle, High Blantyre on the 1st of January 2019. What a way to start the year, surrounded by so much elegance and the warmest atmosphere!  The event starts from 11am until 3pm and […]