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 …

Doors Open Day

By Elspeth Crocket, Photo by Robert Wilson On Saturday, 10th September West Dunbartonshire throws open the doors of some of its most fascinating buildings for its very own “Doors Open Day”. This local event, the first for some time, has been jointly organised by the Lennox Heritage Society and the Clydebank Local History Society and …

Better Balloch Design Launch

By Tommy Crocket Locals are being called on to put their creative thinking caps and help redesign Balloch. Ideas and suggestions are needed to improve the public spaces near the station and village centre to make them more attractive and easier for people to travel on foot and by bike. Following a recent public charette, …

Highland Games Highlights – In Pictures

Crowds flocked to Moss O’Balloch park on Saturday for the 2016 Loch Lomond Highland Games and Clydesider photographer Robert Wilson was there to capture the action. The event is one of the top competitions in Scotland with £15,000 prize money up for grabs and competitors and visitors didn’t let the occasional showers dampen the day. …