Market Pitch Scam Alert

Alert goes out…..Look out for people pretending to run Christmas market stalls. There’s been a sharp rise in this kind of scam, from unscrupulous people looking to scam you into paying for pitch fees, for pitches and markets which DON’T actually exist. The people doing this are posting on Live Chat Groups locally, advertising for […]

Fernslea Avenue Roadworks

Significant roadworks over the next 2 months for residents of Fernslea Avenue. Scottish Power will be working in the street in 2 phases meaning full road closures in parts of October and November. Fernslea Avenue is closed between Stonefield Road and Orchard Drive from 7am Monday 16 October to 5pm on Sunday 29 October for […]

Joseph Potts Coffee Morning Success

Another very successful coffee morning took place on Friday 22nd September at Joseph Potts Glasgow Road Office. The coffee morning was a tremendous success where they managed to raise £550 for Macmillan Cancer Support. Joseph Potts told us, “We would like to say a special thank you to everyone who joined us and gave donations […]

Emily’s Success & Medals

Swimming is a great sport for kids to keep active and meet new people. For one of the young swimmers at Blantyre Swimming Club however, swimming is more than a hobby and for this girl who has been through so much in life already, is picking up a whole host of medals! Emily is 11 […]

Stop Downgrade of Neo-Natal Care

A new model of intensive care for the highest risk, pre-term babies has been announced.  Three specialist intensive care neonatal units will be based in Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow.Find out more at The thinking is that larger units are able to care for more babies. This means that the Neo-Natal unit at University Hospital […]

Goods Vehicle Operators Licence

Tudorborne Ltd trading as Neary Construction & Neary Rail 9 Coal Pit Lane, Atherton, Manchester M46 0RY is applying to add an operating centre to keep 3 goods vehicles and 0 trailers at Unit 8B, Block B, Fourth Road, Blantyre G72 0AD. Statutory Notice: Owners or occupiers of land (including buildings) near the operating centre who […]