Category: Events

80’s night Success!

PH Promotions pulled off yet another successful 80’s night last weekend. ‘Electro 80’s’ band visited the Miners Welfare on Calder Street and thrilled a delighted, packed audience with “the sounds of the 80s”. A great night was had by all. PH Promotions are back in 2019 with further events. You can see all the photos […]

Blantyre Toy Drive

BLANTYRE TOY DRIVE Just 12 days left Here’s another reminder that theres just 12 days left to hand in a brand new toy for the annual “Blantyre Toy Drive”. For the last 6 weeks, kind people all over Blantyre have been handing in new toys worth £5 or less to Glen Travel, who are collecting […]

Remembrance Services & Events

Great attendance Blantyre people came out in droves to attend the two remembrance services earlier today at 3pm. Both Auchentibber War Memorial and High Blantyre Cemetery were well attended, (with up to 180 people at the latter). As families and organisations paid their respects to Blantyre’s war dead in front of TWO renovated memorials, the […]

Remembrance Event

Priestfield Hall, High Blantyre People are invited back to Priestfield Hall, High Blantyre at 3.30pm today, Sunday 11th November 2018 to hear Gordon Cook’s presentation about Auchentibber history. The event marking 100 years since the end of WW1 is being celebrated in true style, with the Community Council doing a fantastic job in decorating the […]

Big Blether Success

The Coalfield Regeneration Trust’s public meeting for Blantyre proved somewhat of a success today, Sunday 4th November 2018, when over 40 people from all over Blantyre attended. Representatives from various community groups, Councillors and residents came to participate in “The Big Blether” at the Miners Welfare at 12.30. Discussion took place on all the positive […]