Tag: festive event

Summer Gala and Festive Event Dates Released

Local events group, Blantyre Community Committee have just released the dates of this year’s Summer Gala and Festive lights switch on. Dates to save in your diary for 2020 are as follows: Friday 28th August – ‘Dance Through the Decades’ outdoor fancy dress party. 500 limited tickets will be available for this major event, the largest […]

Macie & Rurie’s big day out!

The Blantyre Festive event delighted many families yesterday with feedback showing just how much people, especially children, enjoyed themselves. Two children who had a great time were Macie (6) and her brother Rurie Holler (2). The lucky kids were invited up on stage alongside Santa to switch on the entire town’s Christmas lights, jointly pressing […]

Donation to BCC

We took time out today to meet up with Barry Watt of Blantyre Community Committee and were delighted to hand over the sum of £250.00! The significant sum is intended to help out with the running costs of this years Festive Event, which will take place at the Leisure Centre and nearby McAnulty Public Park […]

Kenzie & Kyle will Switch on Lights

A Blantyre family are celebrating this week after two children in their family won a competition and were chosen for the honour of switching on Blantyre’s Festive Lights! Kenzie Mcmurray (6) on left and Kyle Robert Mcmurray (2) cannot wait to jointly press the big button and turn on the tree and street lights on […]

Final Festive Touches

Blantyre Community Committee are once again putting their final touches on months of hard work for the Blantyre Festive Lights Switch on. The event is the fifth year they have hosted the free, successful community event which is open to all residents in the town. In previous years the Community Committee have funded infrastructure for […]

Exclusive: Blantyre Race Night 2015

Blantyre Community Committee are inviting 200 people to come along to “The Blantyre Race Night 2015” At an exclusive event being held at the Miner’s Welfare on Friday 16th October 2015,  a fantastic race-night fundraiser will raise funds for Blantyre’s Festive Switch on Event later in the year. Invites are by ticket only which are priced […]