Long-running event cancelled due to weather and conditions

This would have been the 141st staging of the Airth Highland Games
This would have been the 141st staging of the Airth Highland Games

The organisers of Airth Highland Games say they have been forced to cancel the event because of the bad weather.

The Games, which have been running since 1871, were due to be held on Saturday, July 28, which would have been the 141st year.

But members of the committee took the decision on Monday night after discovering that the field and the car parking facilities were too wet for the event to go ahead.

For more details, see this week’s Falkirk Herald.