Utility Roadworks – Cowan Wilson Avenue

Planned Electrical works are likely to cause some disruption during the School holidays in April at Glasgow Road and Cowan Wilson Avenue. Urgent electrical modernisation works will take place on the footpath of Glasgow Road turning into Cowan Wilson Avenue, starting on Monday 01 April 2019. Work will focus around the existing electrical pillar at […]

Smack Shocker at Victoria Street

A Blantyre man was both disgusted and concerned this evening to find a sealed packed of drugs in a local park. Earlier tonight, Thursday 21 March 2019, a packet of what appears to be “smack” was found in the grass area at Victoria Street, likely accidentally dropped by a drug user. The man promptly handed […]

M90 Shocking Vehicle Crash

Wrong Direction [WARNING – Contains Upsetting Footage] This is the shocking moment yesterday, Wednesday 20 March 2019, when a car travelling in the wrong direction caused a five-vehicle smash on the busy M90 Perthshire motorway. This serious crash saw one person rushed to hospital when a silver saloon car collided with four other vehicles, including […]

World Down Syndrome Day

Today, 21 March 2019 is “World Down Syndrome Day”, a global awareness event…and we need you to help spread the word in your part of the world. How can you help? By wearing #LotsOfSocks! People are today wearing brightly coloured, mis-matched socks. Wear them at home, nursery, school, college, university, work, play, travel, on holiday…wherever you are […]

Three way Lights – Main St

Please take care at Main Street, High Blantyre. A small area of roadworks is currently ongoing outside the former Matt’s Bar, but a few people are failing to realise that the lights are 3 way and with no patience a minority of people are running the red lights, into oncoming vehicles! Please do wait for […]