Category: General

Blantyre Summer Gala 2021 Cancelled

After careful consideration and in light of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, Blantyre Community Committee has with a heavy heart decided to cancel Blantyre Summer Gala 2021. This is obviously the second year we’ve had to do that and was a difficult decision. Whilst the country looks towards more normal times, we can’t ignore the fact that […]

Covid makes Funding Difficult

Happy New Year to you all! 2021 is here and we look towards better times. 2020 was certainly difficult for us all, and volunteer groups like ours have found things particularly tough with no revenue at all coming in. We’re appealing to you all to suggest creative ways we can fundraise in 2021, so we […]

Blantyre Christmas Switch On Cancelled

It’s with heavy hearts we announce tonight that the Blantyre Christmas Lights Switch on Event for 2020 has been cancelled. Our 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, the event is now cancelled. South Lanarkshire […]

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 […]

Our Next Meeting

Blantyre Community Committee are meeting again tomorrow evening to discuss final preparations for this years Festive Event. Call for Volunteers Held in Carrigans Lounge, Broompark Road on Monday 03 November 2019 from 7pm until 8pm, all are welcome. The Committee is a fun, friendly group in need of further volunteers, regardless of age to help […]

Looking for Subscribers

Blantyre Community Committee is looking for your help with our ‘Recurring Subscriptions‘! We’re looking for local residents, organisations and businesses to support the Blantyre Summer Gala Weekend, Live at Livvies and Festive event, by donating a small annual amount starting at just £5. Thats just over 1p per day, or just a little more than […]