Tag: festive lights

Festive Lights Switched On

As Glasgow Road festive lights were quietly switched on remotely today (without any outdoor event) and High Blantyre’s lights already on earlier this week, we decided to pay a visit this evening to neighbouring EK Village for their Christmas switch on event. A great event, well organised and in a beautiful, traditional setting at the […]

Blantyre Christmas Event Cancelled

We hear tonight that Blantyre Community Committee have announced that the Blantyre Christmas Lights Switch on Event for 2020 has been cancelled. The Committee’s 9th Annual Blantyre Christmas Event was due to take place the last Sunday in November, but due to the current ongoing pandemic and restrictions on mass gatherings, and time needed to […]

Blantyre Oscars – Total Raised

Record breaking amount The final count is in! We’re thrilled to announce our fundraiser Blantyre Oscars 2018, once all venue costs have been paid for, raised a whopping total of £2,055!! This is going to TWO charitable causes. £750 has been set aside for South Lanarkshire Council as part of our ongoing campaign to improve […]