Trinity LCA Dance Classes

It’s great to be posting about “Whats On” again! Trinity LCA Dance Classes were only up and running for 2 1/2 weeks before lockdown so they’re pleased to be back! The business is therefore still fairly new, so needs your support. Parents may be especially interested if you’re looking for dance classes for your kids. […]

Visitor Experience Assistant

Summary This is an exciting time to come and join us, as we get ready for the re-opening of the David Livingstone Birthplace (DLB) in Summer 2021. Following a three-year refurbishment, we will open our brand-new museum exhibition, shop, and café. Location David Livingstone Birthplace (DLB), in Blantyre. Background This is an exciting time to […]

Election Poll Results

Polling Stations are now closed. Voting has been cast and normally ballot boxes would be rushed over to a count. However, due to the pandemic, things will be a little slower in this election with the count not officially starting until tomorrow, with results coming in over Friday and Saturday. As always in elections, we’ve […]

Remembering Helen Kelly (68)

It’s with sadness we recently learned of the passing of local woman, Helen Kelly, who sadly passed away on 23rd April 2021. Helen was a much respected member of the community and chairperson of the June Stewart Hall in High Blantyre. She was 68 years old and had lived in High Blantyre for 49 years. […]

David Livingstone Memorial Primary Wins!

Hamilton and Blantyre’s Beat the Street challenge has shown how communities can come together to achieve something amazing. More than 8400 people signed up and walked, cycled and ran 133,999 miles during the six-week challenge, transforming the two towns into a real-life game. Additionally, the incredible total of miles clocked up means that Kilbryde Hospice will receive […]

Five Generations!

How about this for a fantastic, happy photo. This is the Clelland family and incredibly pictured are FIVE generations! The head of the household is Jim Clelland, the mainstay of the family. At 88 years old, he’s a Blantyre man born and bred and by all accounts the best father, papa, great papa and great, […]