Archibald reflects on his experience at World Round-Up Freestyle skateboarding Championship and the opportunities that have followed

Scotland’s only representative, at the World Round-Up Freestyle Championship in Cloverdale, Canada back in May reflects on his experience and the opportunities that have followed. Reece Archibald finished 9th in the Round-Up. Japanese skateboarding prodigy Isamu Yamamoto who is only 14 years old won the title. The competition was filled with the world’s most talented…

Albion Rovers get first home win of the campaign over league leaders

Albion Rovers recorded an impressive first home win over a disappointing Raith Rovers watched by a crowd of 616. In the week that Sky Atlantic declared their support for the Coatbridge side which caused an internet storm. Brian Kerr’s side got the first chance of the game when Sean Higgins got his head on the…

Macduff skateboarder competing at World Round Up Freestyle Championship Canada

A Macduff skateboarder is Scotland’s only representative, in this year’s World Round Up Freestyle Championship in Cloverdale, Canada from the 19th to the 20th of May. Reece Archibald is up for the challenge and discusses how he got into freestyle skateboarding. He will compete against over 50 top skaters from Brazil, Japan, Spain, Sweden and…

Lego Creator commissioned to build small Glasgow University

A model maker is being commissioned to build a small replica of Glasgow University cloisters out of Lego for a graduation present. Denis Donoghue known on social media as Bricking It Glasgow has built a variety of the city’s buildings from Barrowland to the iconic Duke of Wellington statue. Lego is everlasting with it continuing…

Australian animals rights activist James Aspey coming to Scotland

BY SEAN MCANGUS A Scottish Animal rights activist is delighted that well known Australia activist James Aspey is in Scotland this week to spread more awareness about cruelty towards animals. Lynn Jolly has gained support from James in her fundraising campaign to raise £200,000 to open a vegan animal sanctuary in the West of Scotland….

Scotland’s first cross-border amputee football tournament

Glasgow hosted a historic event on a Sunday afternoon that was Scotland’s first cross-border amputee football tournament at Springburn Park. It brought teams from across the UK to fight it out in the English Amputee Football Association League’s northern fixture. This impressive event raised more awareness about the sport. The freezing cold didn’t prevent the…