TACT Healthy Park Donation

A wee message this morning on behalf of Mary Cowan at Tact Hall, Coatshill, Blantyre. TACT Healthy Park would sincerely like to thank Neil and Danny of D&J Rodger Butchers for their kind donation to the Tact Healthy Park of £350. Mary added, “This is very much appreciated and will be put to good use.”

Home Grown at TACT Healthy Park

There’s nothing like fresh, home grown Blantyre Veg! Look at this delicious lot! Local reader Lynne Bell told us, “I’ve just bought some lovely fruit and vegetables from the TACT HALL Healthy park. Quality, fresh, food!” Please support this amazing community venture, as all the volunteers there work really hard growing a wide variety of […]

TACT Healthy Park Donation

Thanks entirely to the readers who subscribe to all the extra Blantyre news on our Supporters Group, we were yesterday able to donate £200 to TACT Healthy Park in Coatshill, Blantyre. The volunteers at the charitable community garden project were most grateful and wished to pass on their thanks. Well done to everybody who subscribes […]

Kids Safari Trip Fun

Blantyre kids were were given a final summer holiday treat yesterday as many families headed off to Blairdrummond Safari Park. The trip was organised by TACT Hall, the cost heavily subsidised kindly by TACT and Family Shopper. Heather Hughes was one of the organisers who put on 2 FULL buses with every child getting a […]

TACT Hall Celebrates 30 Years

The Tact Community Hall has a BIG birthday this weekend, celebrating 30 amazing years since it first opened on 10th March 1989. The popular community hall at Hillview Drive, Coatshill has served the people of Blantyre well in the last 3 decades. The large hall is used for different activities throughout the week and the […]

Plastics & Recycling Workshop

A local workshop is being held to highlight ways to reduce single use plastics and encourage recycling. Miriam Adcock of Zero Waste Scotland is coming to the TACT Hall this Wednesday evening 06 March 2019, at 7pm to talk about the practical steps people can take to reduce the amount of single use plastics that […]

TACT Healthy Garden

Plants and Vegetables for sale A little hidden gem in Blantyre! The TACT Healthy Garden is now open, adjacent to the TACT Hall, Coatshill. Run by dedicated volunteers, this is an important time of year for them, when the produce and flowers grown go on sale to the public. They have onions and cabbage’s ready […]