Are you really from East Kilbride if you haven’t done these 14 things?

East Kilbride is one of Scotland’s best known towns which has a rich history

We are exploring the history of East Kilbride through some of its best known landmarks which people from EK may have experienced.

East Kilbride became Scotland’s first new town in May 1947 with it having a rich history as many famous faces such as Roddy Frame, Ally McCoist, Lorraine Kelly and brothers Jim and William Reid of the Jesus and Mary Chain have all came from the area.

In this article, we delve into the essence of being from EK by presenting a list of 14 quintessential activities that define the spirit of the South Lanarkshire town.

Whether you’re a lifelong resident or a newcomer eager to immerse yourself in the local culture, these 14 experiences will put your East Kilbride credentials to the test.

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