Mu­seum to open at sta­tion

Lennox Herald - - NEWS -

Work be­gan to trans­form a for­mer sta­tion loo into a military her­itage cen­tre this week.

The Len­nox Her­ald re­vealed last year how the Armed ForcesVeter­ans’ As­so­ci­a­tion, based at Dum­bar­ton Cen­tral Sta­tion, hope the new mu­seum will ed­u­cateWest Dun­bar­ton­shire’s young­sters on the area’s im­por­tant military his­tory.

Work started on Mon­day and the 131016ARMED_FORCES_VETS_006 char­ity, which fundraises for exser­vice­men and women, are aim­ing to un­veil the cen­tre by Easter week­end.

Robert McCreadie, of­fice man­ager, said:“We now have the nec­es­sary fi­nances in place and we have nom­i­nated a prin­ci­pal con­trac­tor.Work on the her­itage cen­tre started on March 6.We hope to be hav­ing an of­fi­cial open­ing on May 10.”

All set New mu­seum to open

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