Category: Alerts

Alert for local Drivers

Alert! Just a little warning to vehicle drivers to take care if you’re on the backroads from Dalton, heading towards High Blantyre. As of 9.45pm, tonight Saturday 11th June, there’s a loose cow on the East Kilbride back roads. With light fading it could possibly be a danger to itself and drivers. Witnesses have observed […]

Kinder Egg Recall

Kinder Surprise eggs have been recalled from stores after at least ’40 kids under the age of five have allegedly suffered salmonella poisoning’.  According to reports, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) has said that the chocolate company Ferrero will be removing the item as a precaution while an investigation is carried out over the ‘potential link’. […]

Mobile Phone Law Changes Today

From today, Friday 25th March, drivers can now be fined up to £1,000 and receive six points on their licence for simply holding a phone whilst in a moving car. The law has changed meaning, not only are you not permitted to text or make a call, but now, it is illegal to scroll through […]

Apple Outages

If you have any apple products or services, you may be experiencing some difficulties tonight. A number of Apple services are experiencing outage, according to a support page on the firm’s website. Apple’s system status page shows that the services affected include Maps, Apple Store, Apple Arcade, the iTunes store, podcasts and Apple TV+. The services […]

Apple Devices Important Update

If you’re the owner of an Apple Device, (e.g Mac, Ipad, Iphone or Iwatch), you’ll want to pay attention to an urgent security update pushed out this weekend. Apple have rolled out the update to attend to a serious security flaw and are advising users to update their devices as soon as possible. That makes […]

Scam Text Messages

A whole wave of scam text messages has been doing the rounds again. The latest one, this time is a text message coming from a mobile number, pretending to be a track and trace service. This is a common occurrence during the last few weeks in this local area. Please look out for people in […]

Alert: Garden Prowler

Alerts about crime are normally reserved only for our Supporters Group, but given this has just happened and we received a couple of messages about it, the person may still be in the area and so we’re posting here. A Garden prowler has been spotted in Gordon Terrace, Priory Bridge tonight Thursday 16th December just […]