G63 National Park Authority board member re-elected
Jul06

G63 National Park Authority board member re-elected

FIVE members have been elected to the Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park Authority Board including Willie Nisbet, re-elected in ward four (east Loch Lomond and Port of Menteith) representing the G63 area. Willie, who has been on the board as a locally elected member since 2006, retained his seat by attracting 457 votes from local residents. The election count was held at National Park Authority Headquarters in Balloch last...

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Seeds sown for 72nd Buchanan Flower Show
Jun06

Seeds sown for 72nd Buchanan Flower Show

PREPARATIONS are underway for the 72nd annual flower show at Buchanan Memorial Hall which takes place on Saturday 25 August. And while it may seem a long time off, the organisers are keen to encourage Buchanan residents to prepare their entries in a  number of classes which include baking, knitting and crafts, art and painting as well as the familiar flowers and vegetables. The event’s success relies on the local community...

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Buchanan Burns supper
Feb25

Buchanan Burns supper

REVELLERS descended on Milton of Buchanan’s Memorial Hall for Buchanan community’s biennial Burns supper on Saturday 24 February. Although month after the official celebration a packed programme featured contributions from many local folks.  Our roving reporter was amongst the crowd and grabbed some photos with his phone to record the night…click on the thumbnail images below to see bigger versions of the...

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