Queen's Baton Relay

Russell, with his wife Yvonne as his sighted guide, carried the Queen's Baton on Wednesday 16th July through the Avenue Shopping Centre at 10am.


Watch Russell carry the baton.



Listen to Russell's Baton Bearer Story




Russell Macmillan, the founder of The Avenue's nominated charity East Renfrewshire Good Causes, explains why he was chosen to carry the Queen's Baton through The Avenue Shopping Centre for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, and what inspired him to start the local Newton Mearns charity.