Category: Sports

Blantyre Vics 2011’s

2011’s Little Kerse Tournament 2019 Well done to all the boys in Blantyre Vics 2011’s team. What a day they had last week in Grangemouth where the 2011 boys played their first ever games of 5 aside. They didn’t disappoint either! There were great performances from both teams, with good positioning and disciplined performances. Both […]

Blantyre RGM vs Shortlees

Blantyre RGM vs Shortlees Let’s get a good support down to Bothwell Haugh this Saturday 19th January 2019 for the much anticipated football match between Blantyre RGM vs Shortlees. The fixture starts at 3pm and is a knockout in the West of Scotland Cup, down to the last 32. The amateur local team will play […]

Fives (Hamilton) Ltd new venue

The staff of Powerleague Hamilton, are delighted to announce that the football fun is set to continue at the Bothwell Road site as Fives (Hamilton) Limited will take over the site from 1st February 2019. The staff would like to thank customers for their loyalty in recent weeks and months and can confirm that there […]

Blantyre Vics Showdown

There’s a BIG game for Blantyre Vics, this Saturday 1st December 2018. The KG Stadium will be packed out at Forrest Street, Low Blantyre when Vics play in the 3rd round of the Scottish Cup against Auchinleck Talbot. Get yourself down with all the family and support your local team!!Sure to be a great game! […]

Blantyre AFC

Blantyre AFC are going places! The accomplished team won the GDSML Division 1 and Referees Shield. A team spokesperson commented, “We’d like to say thank you to Ally and John for their help over the season. We will be looking for players and sponsors for the forthcoming season.”

Go Team Scotland – Netball

The Scotland Women’s Netball team is currently in action playing in the Commonwealth Games. Of interest is that one of the competing athletes is Lynsey Gallagher, a school teacher at High Blantyre Primary! Lynsey (25), comes from East Kilbride but works in High Blantyre. She received her first international cap at the age of 17 […]

Megan looks to her roots

Australian Cage Fighter, Megan Anderson (27) is proud of her roots, an ancestry which span back to Blantyre! Megan, a cage fighting superstar in Australia, reckons her talents are partly down to her Scottish Heritage.  Her dad James, moved from Blantyre to the Gold Coast when he was 25 where he met Gillian, Megan’s mum. […]