Summer Gala 2020 Cancelled

After careful consideration and in light of the developing Coronavirus pandemic, Blantyre Community Committee has tonight with some regret, decided to cancel the planned Summer Gala Weekend. This follows yesterday’s announcement from the Scottish Government for bans on events with more than 500 people. We also felt given the current circumstances and the predicted escalation of […]

Springing into Action for 2020

With the arrival of March, our winter break is over and we soon reconvene to begin organising Blantyre’s major outdoor public events for 2020. Despite fewer volunteers this year due to work commitments, we’re committing to once again hosting a free, spectacular Summer Gala and scheduled Festive Event for the enjoyment of everybody in Blantyre. […]

Merry Christmas Everybody

With only 11 days left until Christmas, it’s time for our Committee to take a well earned rest. We’ll be signing off shortly for the festive break before returning in January to start planning 2020 events for Blantyre. We’ve had such a successful, busy year. From our FOUR day Summer Gala to our wonderful recent […]

£500 Donation Received!

We’re absolutely thrilled this evening to receive a donation of £500 from the Timoney family. Steve and Alison Timoney are the owners of Crossbasket Castle in High Blantyre and the couple have generously donated to our Committee, an unexpected surprise! It lends a much need boost to our fundraising for 2020. This amazing donation will […]