Row­ers call for vi­tal vote

Lennox Herald - - THE BACKPAGE -

Loch Lomond Row­ing Club has sent out a plea to fel­low row­ers and com­mu­nity mem­bers to vote this month for vi­tal fund­ing which will im­pact its fu­ture.

With al­most 120 years of suc­cess on its record, Loch Lomond Row­ing Club has pro­duced some of the UK’s most tal­ented row­ers, in­clud­ing Olympians Peter Hain­ing and James McNiven.

The Len­nox Her­ald pre­vi­ously re­ported on the club’s £20,000 fundrais­ing mis­sion to re­store the di­lap­i­dated club­house, as a leak­ing roof has put the build­ing’s fu­ture in jeop­ardy.

De­spite the best DIY ef­forts of re­source­ful club mem­bers, damp and mould have spread through the build­ing which is no longer fit for pur­pose.

Mem­bers have so far raised £5000

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