Shinty: Throw-up change for Bute v Strachur

Bute face Strachur in a South Division One fixture in Rothesay this Saturday, August 24. The match will start at 3.30pm due to a junior shinty tournament taking place at Bute Highland Games earlier in the day. Bute won 3-1 when the teams last met at the Meadows, in a Balliemore Cup quarter-final in June.
Bute face Strachur in a South Division One fixture in Rothesay this Saturday, August 24. The match will start at 3.30pm due to a junior shinty tournament taking place at Bute Highland Games earlier in the day. Bute won 3-1 when the teams last met at the Meadows, in a Balliemore Cup quarter-final in June.

The throw-up time for Bute Shinty Club’s first team match at home to Strachur this weekend has been changed.

The South Division One fixture at the Meadows on Saturday, August 24 will get under way at 3.30pm - an hour later than normal.

Coach Graham Fisher told The Buteman on Tuesday that the time change was due to the involvement of several Bute players who will be coaching at the Bute Highland Games’ junior shinty tournament earlier in the day.