Tag: wdrc

WW1 Replica Tank Restoration

Now here’s something you don’t see every day! The Western Desert Recce Group have just acquired a replica full sized  WW1 wooden  tank. The SSCIO Charity based in High Blantyre  plans to refurbish and take it to various events. Here’s a sneak peek to show you with these photos. These wooden tanks were built and […]

Monumental Effort

Congratulations to High Blantyre’s ‘Western Desert Recce Group’ for their amazing donation of over 300 kg of food dropped off at the Hamilton & Blantyre District foodbank on Saturday. That’s a LOT of food which will go some way to helping those most in need in this cost of living crisis. Western Desert Recce are […]

WDRG Display & Military Fair

WDRG Veterans Charity are displaying some of their WW1 and WW2 military vehicles outside Asda Blantyre today, Saturday 25th June to commemorate Armed Forces Day. They’ve set up and will be there until 4pm. The next day, tomorrow, Sunday 26th June, they’re holding a fantastic military fair and swap meet at their premises in Blantyre […]

Congratulations Major Gary Wallace

We’re thrilled to report that Major (Retd) Gary Wallace of the Western Desert Recce Group SCIO, based in High Blantyre Ind Estate, has been selected as a finalist, 1 out of 5, for the Scottish Veterans Awards 2022, Volunteer of the Year. Gary has been put forward to the final in Edinburgh at the end […]