Community council review
Jul08

Community council review

RESIDENTS in Buchanan and Drymen community council areas are invited to drop in sessions at Buchanan Memorial Hall (Wednesday 11 July) and Drymen Village Hall (Thursday 12 July) to give their feedback on potential changes to the community council boundaries. The sessions will also give attendees the chance to find out more about Stirling Council’s community council governance review. Residents can also make their views known via...

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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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Buchanan show and awards nomination for local musician
Feb05

Buchanan show and awards nomination for local musician

SCOTTISH alt.blues troubadour Dave Arcari plays his first local show of 2018 at Buchanan Memorial Hall, Milton of Buchanan on Saturday 10 February – almost a year after his latest album Live at Memorial Hall was recorded at the same venue. Special guest for the show is London-based singer/songwriter Lucy Zirins who opened for Arcari on his recent album launch shows in Glasgow and Edinburgh. The show coincides with Arcari being named a...

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Free EP taster for ‘Live at Memorial Hall’ album
May04

Free EP taster for ‘Live at Memorial Hall’ album

TOURING musician, songwriter and G63 resident Dave Arcari has released a free EP featuring four live songs recorded at Memorial Hall, Milton of Buchanan back in March. The free promotional EP is a taster for the full-length album and features four exclusive tracks that will not feature on the full-length release – scheduled for 1 September – of the concert album. “It was hard choosing the tracks for each format,” says...

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