Cumbernauld and Kilsyth politicians are football favourites

LOCAL politicians were put through their paces last week when they joined Cumbernauld team Manhattan Blacks for pre-season training at Oak Road.

Gregg McClymont MP and Mark Griffin MSP swapped the debating chamber for the football pitch to join the players for interval training and passing drills as the Blacks gear up for their first season in the West of Scotland Sunday Premier League.

The full story is on page 6 of this week’s Cumbernauld News and Kilsyth Chronicle, on sale now.