Tag: david livingstone

Untold Stories of Livingstone’s Crew

The David Livingstone Birthplace Exchange group (six participants from African, African Caribbean and South Asian backgrounds) have commissioned a film and a piece of music that creatively re-imagines the story of the 19th century explorer David Livingstone and the untold stories of his African crew members.  The film, by artist Mara Menzies, and music, by […]

David Livingstone Memorial Primary

Pupils of David Livingstone Memorial Primary School and Nursery had a day off today, as the heating in the school failed. After initially posting that the school would open at 10am, a later decision decided to close the school today, Monday 7th December 2020 at fairly short notice. It was also discovered that a burst […]

Livingstone Pop-up Exhibition

A wonderful new popup exhibition about the life of David Livingstone opens this weekend in Low Parks Museum in Hamilton. The exhibition, run by the ‘David Livingstone Trust’ will explore key moments in the famous explorer’s life and of will detail just some of the accomplishments of Blantyre’s most famous son. The exciting exhibit will […]

Bat Walk at David Livingstone Centre

A Bat Walk is taking place at David Livingstone Centre. Whether you’re an adult or child, come join us and we’ll be looking for bats in the Explorer’s Garden and down by the River Clyde – while we can’t guarantee that bats will be about, on past walks we’ve had lots of activity. This event […]

Zip Line for David Livingstone

Blantyre residents with an adventurous steak are in for a treat on Saturday 29th August¬†2015, when a massive zip line will be erected at the David Livingstone Centre Grounds. Standing over 120 foot tall, and spanning the length of the grounds, over 12’s are invited along (including adults!) to take part in a brave challenge. […]