Category: Whats On

Family Film Nights

A fantastic family entertainment initiative launches tomorrow evening, on Saturday 1st February 2020. High Blantyre Baptist Church is opening their doors to screen popular family films, the first being Disney’s ‘Lion King’. This exciting occasional film night is completely FREE to enter. There is no charge. A tuck shop is also available! Children must be […]

Prize Bingo Night

A fantastic Prize bingo night (over 18’s only) is being held for 6th Blantyre Girl Guides as their primary fundraiser for a trip to Switzerland in July/August 2020. It’s being held in Blantyre Miners Welfare at 7pm next week on Monday 3rd February 2020 with the first game starting at 7.30pm. There’s a £3 entry […]

Happy Burns Night

It’s Burns Night! A celebration held every year on January 25 to commemorate Robert Burns. Also known as Rabbie, the Bard of Ayrshire or the Ploughman Poet, Robert is the world’s best known Scots poet – and was an outspoken political commentator. He also wrote in English and was known as a pioneer of the […]

Block 9 Charitable Fun Day

Local gym, Block 9 are holding a fantastic charity fun day event on 7th March 2020 at their premises in Blantyre Industrial Estate. All welcome. Sponsored waxing, Food & Drink, raffles and facepainting. This is their 2nd event for Ronald McDonald house in Glasgow at Yorkhill Children’s hospital, so of course is for an amazing […]

Wanted! For ‘Mrs Browns Boys’

Hungry Bear media TV company have been in touch who are working on a spin off of the highly successful comedy sitcom ‘Mrs Browns Boys.’ For the new 4th series of “All Round to Mrs Browns”, they’re currently looking for local fans of the show to nominate their family to get involved in a new […]

Congratulations to Miners Welfare

A celebration takes place today, Wednesday 22 January 2020 as staff and customers mark 60 years of trading of the ‘Blantyre Miners Welfare Social Club’ at Calder Street, Blantyre. The club, which opened in 1960 grows from strength to strength and as popular as ever with recent beautiful renovations to the function halls guaranteeing its […]

Bringing ‘Elvis’ to Blantyre

Events company, PH Promotions has a BIG announcement that promises to get local people, “All Shook Up!” They’ll exclusively be bringing Europe’s number 1 Elvis Entertainer, Simon Patrick to Blantyre! It’s going to be a big show, coming later this year.All way from Benidorm Rock n roll house to Blantyre , further details have still […]