Category: Events

WDRG Military Fair

The Western Desert Recce Group, based at High Blantyre held their 3rd Military Collectors Fair today, Sunday 26h June 2022. The event took place at their premises in Blantyre Industrial Estate, High Blantyre and was well attended, especially in the morning. Volunteers manned the stalls and there were plenty of exhibits on display including popular […]

GoTo Team win Award

Huge congratulations to out today to the GoTo team for their win in the ‘Health and Wellbeing’ category at last nights National Youth Work Awards . We know how much work and dedication goes into everything you do and this award couldn’t be more well deserved! Congratulations to all the nominees and award winners last […]

SLC Officials Elected

South Lanarkshire Council’s political and civic leaders were duly elected this morning, Wednesday 18th May 2022. At the first meeting of South Lanarkshire Council since local elections took place, the first task was to vote in the new administration. It’s all change at the top, as South Lanarkshire authorities welcomed new Provost, Councillor Margaret Cooper […]

Crossbasket Wedding Fayre

Crossbasket Castle in High Blantyre is hosting a fantastic Wedding Fayre at the start of next month. They hope you can join them at the stunning venue on Sunday 1st of May from 1pm until 4pm to meet the Events Team, view the spectacular Roosevelt Ballroom and talk to some of their favourite wedding suppliers. […]

FAMS Charity Wrestling Show

Wrestling fans are in for a treat with a fantastic charitable wrestling event coming in April! Held in Hamilton on Saturday, 30th April 2022, the family friendly event seeks to raise money for a great local cause, FAMS. Tickets are available at the door and include family packages. FAMS do great work in the community […]

Complete Madness

A LOT of fun was had as Blantyre revellers took “one step beyond” at the recent COMPLETE MADNESS gig at the Miners Welfare. The event, run by PH Promotions was another great success as the brilliant band brought the house down with a number of Madness classics, which saw a packed dance floor. Some photos […]

Raised on Rations

There’s a brilliant event planned in High Blantyre next month which will give a great insight into how Britain managed at home during the War. Anybody interested is invited to come along on Saturday 19th March from 12 till 4pm to the Western Desert Recce Group. Listen to a presentation on rationing from WW2, Make […]