Barrhead boxing club continues to punch above its weight 40 years on from first tournament
ONCE they forged bath taps and fittings here.
Today at the Foundry the coaches of Barrhead Amateur Boxing Club are forging futures.
The name of the community hub in Barrhead pays tribute to John Shanks’ Tubal Works, opened in the area in 1866 by the renowned plumbing engineer.
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