BIG LOTTERY – GRANT AWARD
We’re absolutely thrilled to announce we’ve received record Lottery funding for this years Blantyre Summer Gala Weekend! This means 2018 Gala weekend is going to be spectacular!
With funding now actually received in our Committee account, we go into organisation of this years FREE events, knowing we have almost DOUBLE the usual funds, which are fully intended to put to good use and make the event as BEST as it can be…for YOU!
This exciting news means the National Lottery will be funding an incredible Blantyre Summer Gala weekend on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th June 2018, which will allow bigger and better plans, than even last year’s fantastic Summer events! The Gala Day and Live near Livvies will this year be SUPER CHARGED!
We’ll be bringing you multiple inflatables, wristbands to minimise fairground prices, plenty of seating and tables, a better stage, rain shelters, floored massive marquees, security, a dedicated toilet block and much more, as well as all the things like the beer tent, fair, music acts, market that you’ve come to expect!
We’re all of course elated at this AMAZING news. We wish to thank BIG Lottery for all their support and their careful consideration during Winter last year. We’ll ensure every penny is spent in 2018, to the best and maximum benefit of each and every guest attending these events. We’ll be keeping entry free and making anything that costs inside as cheaply as we can for people.
All of this years FREE, public events take place at Stonefield Public Park. Look for further announcements, including details of the market and how to book a pitch, very soon.