George Square Market Cancelled

The George Square Christmas market has now been officially cancelled. Market Place Europe, as organisers have today confirmed that the plans have been shelved after they were experiencing severe difficulties accessing the site due to the COP26 summit. This will be a disappointing blow to many people as the popular market usually attracts tens of […]

Customer Services Assistant

Euro Garages have a job vacancy at High Blantyre at the new “Blantyre Services” Filling station. They’re looking for a Customer Services Assistant with an hourly rate and quarterly bonus available. Have you got what it takes? Provide a fantastic customer service experience Be happy, friendly, smile and have fun Conduct stock takes, merchandise products […]

Heavy Rain is inbound

It’s time to ‘batten down the hatches’ as three days of rain is inbound for Central Scotland. Tonight, Scotland and Northern Ireland will see the band of rain move south-eastwards, reaching north-western England later. It’s going to be very wet and for the time of year, a very mild night. Tomorrow, (Wednesday) southern Scotland will […]

Jacob Naismith wins First Belt

Blantyre youngster, Jacob Naismith (13) has won his first ever belt in boxing! The talented lad boxes for O’Neils BC and recently travelled down to Penrith with his teammates and coaches for the MTK Lord Lonsdale Boxcup 2021, a tournament which spans three days. Jacob fought in the final on Sunday 24th October 2021 to […]

Glasgow Road Post Office

The Post Office on Glasgow Road, Blantyre re-opens again tomorrow, Monday 25th October 2021. Located through the back of the new Family Shopper Store (formerly Londis), the post office has had a revamp, with new accessible corridor built leading customers to a new area of the shop. In time, to the right of this photo, […]