Queen’s Baton Relay

Queen's Baton Relay in Cowgate, Kirkintilloch
Queen's Baton Relay in Cowgate, Kirkintilloch

Crowds flocked to see The Queen’s Baton Relay as it made its way through East Dunbartonshire on Saturday.

Followers cheered as the baton passed by and they didn’t let the heavy summer downpour dampen their enthusiasim.

From Bearsden to Twechar and all the towns and villages in between, local residents tunred out in force to mark the special occasion.

The 2014 Commonwealth Games kick off on Wednesday with a special opening ceremony at Celtic Park.

Don’t miss this week’s Kirkintilloch and Bishopbriggs Herald (out tomorrow, July 22) for some great photos from The Queen’e Baton Relay event.