“Blantyre People” – New Book Launch Coming

A remarkable new book is about to be launched in the coming weeks. “Blantyre People: Honouring Our Past” is an epic illustrated book exploring the lives of THOUSANDS of Blantyre people through the ages. Published by sister website, “Blantyre Project” it’s taken NINE YEARS to write and contains the stories of thousands of Blantyre people!! The Ultimate Blantyre “Hall of Fame” […]

Temporary Traffic Lights

Temporary traffic lights are causing some minor delays at rush hour on Station Road, the Station entrance and the corner of Farm Road. The lights, set up this week over the railway bridge are causing minor queues on what is already a busy a road, but are expected to be away shortly. Photo Courtesy: Blantyre […]

Block 9 Charitable Fun Day

Local gym, Block 9 are holding a fantastic charity fun day event on 7th March 2020 at their premises in Blantyre Industrial Estate. All welcome. Sponsored waxing, Food & Drink, raffles and facepainting. This is their 2nd event for Ronald McDonald house in Glasgow at Yorkhill Children’s hospital, so of course is for an amazing […]

Fire claims Pensioner’s Life

A fire which broke out last night, Thursday 23rd January 2020 around 10.20pm has claimed a pensioners life. The alarm was raised by residents in Sadlers Wells Court, East Kilbride with 5 fire engines promptly attending. A spokesperson for Police Scotland said: “Police were called to a report of a fire at a property on […]

Wanted! For ‘Mrs Browns Boys’

Hungry Bear media TV company have been in touch who are working on a spin off of the highly successful comedy sitcom ‘Mrs Browns Boys.’ For the new 4th series of “All Round to Mrs Browns”, they’re currently looking for local fans of the show to nominate their family to get involved in a new […]