Lost an Engagement Ring?

An engagement ring has been found at Blantyre Leisure Centre, early today Saturday 19 September 2020. The expensive looking ring was found around 10.45am, the kind lady deciding to hand it into the Sports Centre Reception. It can be reclaimed there by describing. If not claimed, it will be taken to police later in the […]

Craig Street Road Closure

Craig Street in Blantyre will have a full road closure at the end of the month for carriageway resurfacing works. The road will be closed between Auchinraith Road and Calder Street from Tuesday 29th September until 4th October 2020. Signs are already up. Diversion routes will be in place. Local access for residents will be […]

Playpark Fundraiser Closing Soon

Our six month fundraiser to raise money towards Blantyre’s new playpark is coming to an end. There’s just 11 days left if you would still like to contribute towards the new playpark for the Village in Blantyre. To be located at the David Livingstone Birthplace, the project is being managed by David Livingstone Trust and […]

Golden Wedding Anniversary

Congratulations go out today, Saturday 19 September 2020 to Blantyre couple Ian and Myra Beattie. The well known couple are celebrating their Golden Wedding Anniversary. The family would like to wish them both a happy golden wedding anniversary. Message is “Hope you have a lovely day. Lots of love Alison, Lesley, Craig, Amy, Jenna, Blair, […]

Happy 50th Wedding Anniversary

It’s congratulations today, Saturday 19 September to Jim and Liz Black of Burnbrae Road, Blantyre. The couple are celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary and we hope they have a brilliant day. The message is, “They have been the best parents and grandparents and lots of love. See you both at the party! Love from Margaret […]

Team Chassels

Amie Chassels, her dad Billy and her Auntie Lynn completed the Kiltwalk on Sunday. It was a special walk in memory of their loved ones Christopher and Romany. They chose to raise awareness with donations for SAMH, a Scottish mental health charity, that they all support. The family from Blantyre walked 15 miles around Glasgow […]