Partick Thistle held to a draw by Falkirk

PARTICK Thistle missed the chance to move up to third in the league when they were held 1-1 by Falkirk at Firhill.

Mark McGuigan put the Jags in the driving seat with a 24th minute strike, but the Bairns’ Blair Alston equalised in the 71st.

The match marked Thistle skipper Alan Archibald’s 400th appearance for the club.

Make sure you get this week’s Milngavie and Bearsden Herald, which is in the shops on Thursday, for a full match report.