Queen’s Baton relay

Commonwealth Games 2014
Commonwealth Games 2014

Excitement is growing ahead of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay coming to East Dunbartonshire on Saturday, July 19.

Thousands of people are expected to line the streets to cheer on community members who have been nominated to carry the baton along part of its journey to the opening ceremony on Wednesday, July 23.

The expected schedule of the baton’s progress has now been revealed - although organisers are quick to add that there may be changes closer to the date.

8am: Bearsden Academy

8.34am: Roman Court

9.35am: Allander Sports Centre

10am: Milngavie Main Street

10.08am: Milngavie Town Centre, West Highland Way Sign

10.34am: Lille Art Gallery

10.52am: Milngavie and Bearsden Sports Club

11.38am: Bardowie, Clyde Cruising Club

11.57am: Torrance Main Street

12.10pm: Rowantree Place, Lennoxtown

12.22pm: Campsie Memorial Hall, Lennoxtown

1.11pm: Birdston Road, Milton of Campsie

1.51pm: Twechar Main Street

2.01pm: Twechar Healthy Living Centre

3.06pm: Arrives in Kirkintilloch

3.20pm: Meiklehill Community Centre

3.42pm: Peel Park

3.52pm: Cowgate

4.09pm: Barge

4:49pm: Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre

5:34pm: Lenzie

5:51pm: Arrives in Bishopbriggs (Start of Auchinairn Road)

6.05pm: Bishopbriggs Town Centre

6.09pm: Bishopbriggs Library

6.45pm: Bishopbriggs Leisuredrome