Larkhall Thistle awards, season 2014 – 2015

The club held their awards ceremony in the club lounge today with a full house of players, coaching staff, committee and supporters. The winners were as follows

Captain’s Award – Mark Canning presented by Jan Johnston

Top Goal-scorer – Graham Gracie presented by Aaron Stevenson

Website Award – Alan Colquhoun presented by Mary McKechnie

Sponsors player of the year – Ryan Innes presented by Chris Lenson –

Supporters Player of the Year Joint winners – Niall Reynolds -presented by John Coats and Neil Schoneville -presented by Tommy Williamson and his grandson

Club Player of the Year – Andy Brown presented by Tommy Ewing

Special Award – Stuart McKechnie presented by Hugh Kerr

Many thanks to everyone who attended and Mary, Jan and Fiona for preparing and serving the buffet.

Game Off, Race Night On

Today’s league game with St Anthony’s has been called off, like most games in the region, due to flooding.

Tonight there is a Race Night in the Larkhall Thistle Social Club, tickets are only £3.00 and all proceeds go to club funds.

Race Night starts at 7:00pm


Race Night – 8th March


Larkhall Thistle are holding a race night on Saturday 8th March. The event will be held in the clubhouse at Thistle’s Gasworks Park and all are welcome. There will of course be a fully licensed bar on the night at the best prices in town!

Tickets are only £3.00 and all money raised goes towards club funds.

Come along and support the club – and win yourself some money too at the same time!

Club news: Under-13 game, Sportsmans Dinner

On Sunday 14th April the Thistle ground will host the semi-final of the Under-13 Scottish Youth Cup between Larkhall team Burnhead Colts and Hamilton Accies Boys Club, 1pm kick off. The game was originally due to be played on Sunday 10th but was postponed a couple of times.

It is the first time for quite a few years that a local team have reached the semis so come along and give them your support.


We are holding a Sportsmans dinner in the  Community Centre, Montgomery Street on Saturday the 27th April. Speakers are current Forfar manager Dick Campbell – one of the best speakers on the circuit – and Willie Young, ex top grade referee and lawyer who has some great stories from his days as a Grade 1 and FIFA referee.

Tickets are priced £25 and include a 3 course meal. 7:00pm start for 7:30pm.

For Ticket details contact any of the following:
Stevie Johnston 07523153713
Chris Lenson 07878468937
Hugh Kerr 07746875347

Christmas Dance

Tickets are still available for this year’s Christmas Dance and Cabaret, to be held in the Larkhall Thistle clubrooms on Friday 28th December. This year’s cabaret is by James Grant and top local vocalist Keri Taylor (below)

keri taylor
keri taylor

Click here for more information about Keri Taylor

Tickets are just £5.00 for what promises to be a great night and are available from Stevie Johnston on 07523153713.