The Ferrari Packaging Lowland League have announced the fixtures for this season. 

This year, the league will include Spartans, Civil Service Strollers and Edinburgh University from the capital.

East Stirlingshire have replaced Edinburgh City who were promoted to League Two after winning the Lowland League last year.

The league kicks off on Friday 29th July with an evening game that will see University of Stirling host Spartans.

The following day newbies Hawick Royal Albert will make the journey to Edinburgh to play fellow newbies Civil Service Strollers.

The opening weekend fixtures are as follows

Ferrari Packaging Lowland League

Friday 29th July 2016

University of Stirling v Spartans

Saturday 30th July 2016

BSC Glasgow v Gala Fairydean Rovers

Civil Service Strollers v Hawick Royal Albert

Cumbernauld Colts v Gretna 2008

Edinburgh University P-P East Stirlingshire

Selkirk v Preston Athletic

Vale of Leithen v Dalbeattie Star

Whitehill Welfare v East Kilbride

League chairman Andrew Waddell thanked our fixtures secretary Kenneth McLean for his hard work in preparing the fixtures for the coning season.

He  said “Kenny has once again done a superb job on preparing fixtures for the league.

“I would like to thank him for all his work in preparing them.

“We are all now looking forward to the league kicking off next month.”

The full list of fixtures are available here