69th Buchanan flower show
Aug29

69th Buchanan flower show

BUCHANAN Memorial Hall was busy today (Saturday) with visitors to the annual Buchanan flower show which was opened by Ruth McKenzie. But it wasn’t just the visitors that made the 69th show such a success – the entries in all categories indicated that it takes more than poor weather to hold back Buchanan’s champion growers. After an inspirational speech to open the show, Ruth presented the prizes before visitors enjoyed...

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Get fighting fit with local Tae Kwon-Do classes
Aug27

Get fighting fit with local Tae Kwon-Do classes

EVER thought about giving martial arts a try? Or just looking for a fun way to keep fit? Why not pop into Drymen Village Hall on Saturday morning for a free trial lesson where you can find out all about Tae Kwon-Do from former Scottish champion Rosemary Kerr. The free trial, and subsequent classes, run from 9am to 10am (juniors up to age 11) and 10am to 11am (all ages) and there’s no need for any special clothing or equipment  –...

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Call for entries!
Jul28

Call for entries!

INTO gardening, crafts or baking? Then it’s time to think of your entry for Buchanan Flower Show! There’s entry classes for all kinds of exhibits – vegetables, fruit, cut flowers and flower arrangements as well as rural industries including baking, housewifery and other crafts…not forgetting children’s sections. Some of the classes are only open to exhibits from Buchanan residents (Buchanan Smithy to...

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