Balfron 10k race
Apr23

Balfron 10k race

EIGHTY-eight runners from the G63 area were amongst the  500 runners – aged from 15 to 76 – that took part in today’s Mulberry Bush Montessori Balfron 10k race. Results are available here – and more information here. Click the thumbnails below to browse our photo gallery from this year’s race and see bigger images…      ...

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Balfron race offers new challenge for runners
Mar15

Balfron race offers new challenge for runners

THE countdown to this year’s Balfron 10k race is on – and this year an alteration to the traditional route will offer a new challenge for runners. With just over a month to go before the event – which tales pace on Sunday 23 April –  race organisers are urging people to put their new year fitness resolutions to the test and sign up for the popular event, which regularly attracts more than 700 entrants. During...

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Outcry at Drymen to Glasgow bus stoppage
Jul26

Outcry at Drymen to Glasgow bus stoppage

FOLLOWING A poorly publicised consultation in Stirling about bus service changes, the bus service from Drymen to Glasgow is scheduled to stop with effect from 1 August. Little or no notice was given to G63 residents likely to be most affected by the termination of the service. Drymen resident Sarah Robinson advised of the news via the community’s Facebook group writing: “I’d urge anyone who uses the bus to email...

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Recycling roadshow hits Drymen
Jun30

Recycling roadshow hits Drymen

STIRLING Council’s ongoing series of roadshows hit Drymen today (30 June) for its latest drop-in session offering information and advice about the improvements to recycling and waste services to be introduced in the autumn. As well as helping the council in its aim to achieve one of the highest recycling rates in Scotland, the new service is expected to be cheaper to deliver and provide a better service. A team of three was on...

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Pupils set to return to Balfron Campus
Jun02

Pupils set to return to Balfron Campus

FOLLOWING the completion of initial repairs S1-3 pupils are set to return to Balfron Campus from this Friday (3 June). S4-6 pupils will return to class on Monday 6 June when exams conclude. All pupils will then begin on the new academic year timetable with classes taking place in the reopened parts of the school and 12 temporary classrooms installed on site. The repairs programme will continue throughout the rest of this term in a way...

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