Ziggy's Mini Musical

A amazing Christmas show was piu on by the Route 81 Young people for the People of Garelochhead. Much fun and laughter was had as Ziggy tried to find out the true meaning of Christmas in order to restue Santa from the wicked witch with help from the R81 elves.



Garelochhead Bowling Club

Fantastic news, Route 81 has been chosen as this years charity by Garelochhead Bowling Club.

From the Club fb page

"Garelochhead Bowling Club select a charity to support annually and for the first time, the committee narrowed down some local charities for our members to choose from.
The members voted for Route 81 Youth Project to be the chosen charity for this year.
This charity has been part of the local community for a number of years and provides a wide range of opportunities for our young people.
This would not be possible without donations and we are really looking forward to raising as much as we can for Route 81 this year.
The committee would like to thank all those who voted. Thank you"

A hugh thank you to the club committee for this honour.

Here is a link to the advertiser article.



Route 81 Summer

There is lots happening over summer at Route 81.

TASTY TUESDAY! - R81 Hub open to all members from 1-3pm every Tuesday in July
FREE LUNCH - this week, Greggs Sausage Roll, drink and snack

Here are just a few of the activities coming up which we are doing in partnership with Helensburgh and Lomond Young carers.

So lets hope for some sunny days and for the Midgies to have a holiday.

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Spring term 2023

So much has been happening in Route 81 since returning from the Easter break

We have a new guitar club on Fridays guitar club, prepared young people for moving on to Hermitage from primary school (in parnership with young carers) and raised £350 making cookies to feed 700 children through mary's meals. As well as fun in the hub on Fridays.

We also held a fantastic fund raiser with Centre 81 raising £250 towards our summer programme.

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Check the route 81 page to see the summer programme.


If you have volunteered for 10+ hours look out for your invite to the AWARDS night.

 awards night 2023