Garden Friends

Words & Photos by Linda Morrison We can never have too many friends. We have best friends, boyfriends, girlfriends, young friends, old friends and pet friends, to name but a few. But how many of you have garden friends? Garden friends are always there for you and they are really the best kind of friends. …

Local Groups Team Up To Just Walk

Walkers from community groups across West Dunbartonshire have joined forces to celebrate National Walking Month. Dumbarton Area Council on Alcohol’s (DACA) Walk and Talk group invited walkers from local voluntary organisations to join them on their Step Count Challenge. Armed with pedometers to measure their steps the 27 walkers from DACA, Y-Sort It, West Dunbartonshire …

Run With Maurice

Two local sporting heroes are inviting you to dig out your running shoes and ‘Run with Maurice’ to help fight dementia. As part of Dementia Awareness Week, Formula 1 world champion Sir Jackie Stewart and 10,000 metre Commonwealth Gold Medal winner Lachie Stewart, are supporting local runner Maurice Donohue in his campaign to raise awareness …

Kilt Walk Fun in the Sun

Words by Angela Clark, photos by Robert Wilson Those boots were made for walking and that’s exactly what they did as thousands took to the streets for the charity fundraiser. A record number of people took part in the Kilt Walk fundraiser this year making it the biggest event so far and raising over £2million …

Singer Stories

The Singer Festival comes to Clydebank Town Hall next week so we thought it was a good time to share one of our favourite stories from Issue 5 of Clydesider magazine. By Amanda Eleftheriades It’s not every day that you get the opportunity to sit down for a chat with someone born at the end …