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Fixtures for the first five matches in the forthcoming East Region Super League season have been released.

The season starts on Wednesday, August 6, and champions Bo’ness United meet Camelon at Carmuirs Park while Linlithgow travel to Sauchie.

On Saturday, August 9, Bo’ness are at home to Sauchie with Linlithgow at home to Penicuik.

On Saturday, August 16, it is Bonnyrigg v Bo’ness and Lochee v Linlithgow; Saturday, August 23, Bo’ness v Penicuik and Linlithgow v Hill of Beath; Saturday, August 30, Bo’ness v Broxburn and Bonnyrigg v Linlithgow.

Rose: Bus to Largs on Saturday, July 19, will leave the social club at 11am. Names wanted.