Bearsden scouts go for gold

Two scouts from Bearsden have been awarded one of the organisations highest awards.

Lachlan McCreadie and Matthew Flynn, both 13, received The Chief Scouts Gold Award, signed by head scout and tv adventure personality Bear Grylls.

The boys from the 20th Glasgow (1st Milngavie) Group had to undertake a number of challenging tasks including outdoor activities, community and fitness challenges.

They received their certificates from scout leader Sandy Bennett at the group’s Scout Hall in Oakburn Park, Milngavie on November 15.