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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Milton of Buchanan road closure
Mar14

Milton of Buchanan road closure

THE B837 at Milton of Buchanan will be closed at certain times from Monday 20 to Friday 24 March. The closure means no vehicle can pass between 9am and 10.30am; 11am and 1pm; 1.30pm and 3.30pm. At the time of writing, the roads section of Stirling Council’s website doesn’t list the pending closure – other road closures in the G63.scot area can be seen...

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Hydro scheme official opening
Mar31

Hydro scheme official opening

THE Burn of Mar hydro scheme at Milton of Buchanan was officially opened by His Grace the Duke of Montrose at a special ceremony today (31 March). The scheme – which was commissioned on 31 October last year (2015) – utilises a peloton turbine from Czech Republic suppliers Hydrohrom  to generate power with a peak capacity of 500 kilowatts. Our feature from last August (read it here) tells all about the scheme whose main civils...

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Dave Arcari live at Buchanan Memorial Hall
Jan17

Dave Arcari live at Buchanan Memorial Hall

AFTER kicking off 2016 with shows at the Blues Kitchen, London and Glasgow’s Celtic Connections festival, alt.blues troubadour Dave Arcari and G63 resident returns home for a show at Buchanan Memorial Hall (Milton of Buchanan, by Drymen) on Saturday 6 February. Arcari ended 2015 with a month-long US tour (his second of the year) and a series of Scottish shows culminating with Glasgow on Ice in the city’s George Square. And he can’t...

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Lost kitten
Jul31

Lost kitten

ANYONE come across this wee fella? This well-loved black and white kitten has been missing in the Milton of Buchanan area since Sunday 19 July. If you have seen the kitten or have any information please call 07903 096966  ...

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