Around the villages - the latest district news


Drymen Bridge results, September 15 - N/S 1, B Ross, J Mason, 2, B Laing, J Kirkland, 3, S Clunie, K Wardle. E/W 1, I Hardie, J Aitken, 2, J Spence, J Hornby, 3, I Watt, M English.Results for September 22 - N/S 1, B Laing, J Kirkland, 2, W Brownlie, F Hunter, 3, S Clunie, K Wardle.E/W 1, C Hill, N Kennedy, 2, M English, T Duncan, 3, I Waddell, M Steel.


MACMILLAN Coffee Morning in MacLintock hall today (Friday) at 10.30am. Tickets cost £2.

STRATHENDRICK Film Society’s new season starts on Friday, October 7 at 7.30pm in Balfron High, showing The King’s Speech.


FINTRY Show AGM will take place on Tuesday, October 25 in Menzies lesser hall at 7.30pm. The committee welcome new, younger members who can offer fresh ideas and input to take the show to new heights. .


GUIDES autumn fair takes place tomorrow (Saturday) in the Scout Hall from 11am until 1pm. The hall will be open for donations of jumble today (Friday) from 7pm to 9pm and on the morning of the sale from 9am to 10am.

VILLAGE Club Centenary - Strathblane Heritage Society and Blane Valley Players present an evening reflecting 100 years of the village club tomorrow (Saturday). It starts at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £5 and are available from the library, Joyce or Murray. BYOB.

FLU clinic open day is on Wednesday in Edenkiln Surgery for those eligible for flu injections. No appointment necessary, the clinic will be open from 7am until 6pm.

THE monthly community council meeting takes place in Strathblane Primary at 7.30pm.

THE new Senior Citizens sessions restarted in the Edmonstone Hall on September 27 and meetings will be held fortnightly throughout the winter at 7.30pm.

STRATHBLANE Bridge Club results - 1st equal Anne Ryan and April Bureau, 1st equal Jim Collins and Sheila Gilbert, 3rd Betty Laing and Eileen Lindsay, 1st equal Anne Ryan and April Bureau, 1st equal Bethia Findlay and Colin Thomson and 3rd Liz Glass and Fiona McLean.