Remembrance Day event plans

Remembrance Day will once again be marked in East Dunbartonshire with a number of events being held across the area this weekend.

This Sunday, November 8, services will be held at Baldernock Parish Church and at the war memorial on Craigmaddie Road.

The Milngavie service will be taken by Rev John Macleod of Allander Evangelical Church. A parade, led by Milngavie Pipe Band, will leave Mugdock Road car park at 10.30am to assemble at the War Memorial on Milngavie Precinct for a short service at 10.50am.

A service organised by East Dunbartonshire Council will also be held at the War Memorial, Bearsden Cross, commencing at approximately 10.40am and will be led by Rev Graeme Wilson from Bearsden Cross Church.

Traffic diversions will also be in place with Drymen Road closed between Ledcameroch Road and Colquhoun Drive between 10am and 12pm while no waiting restrictions will be in place in surrounding streets.