Category: Business

Dyson Depot Opens in Blantyre

A new shop has opened up in Glasgow Road this week. The new “Dyson Depot” opened in Blantyre at 248 Glasgow Road, G72 0AB (the former Frosty Joe’s shop near Station Road junction) and is there for all your vacuum servicing and repairs at affordable prices. They also have a range of refurbished Dysons available […]

Sky Price Increases

Broadband and TV provider Sky has officially announced an average price increase of 8.1% for almost all of its customers. This is around £5 extra per month, or £67 extra per year. But the price increase you see will depend on which Sky services you use. If you’re affected by Sky’s price increases, you should […]

Investment into EHC

Private equity and infrastructure investment manager Foresight Group has led a £3.8 million investment into ‘The Electric Heating Company’ in High Blantyre. Founded in 2005 and based at Third Avenue, Blantyre Industrial Estate, EHC  is a distributor of electric boilers, heaters and water cylinders to housing associations, residential developers and private homeowners across the UK. […]

Such a Charm

Here’s a great story! One enterprising young Blantyre lassie has started up her own business. But there’s one thing remarkable about this, Amy Williamson is just 10 years old! After lots of friends asked Amy where she got her cute jewellery, the young entrepreneur realised she could make and sell popular jewellery at an affordable […]

Cornerstone up for Sale

The shutters are down at the Cornerstone Pub and this time, the brewers instead of releasing out, are selling the whole asset. For sale signs are now up for offers over £175,000. The attractive well-appointed public house is located on a prominent corner location on a main arterial route at Main Street, High Blantyre. Changing […]

‘The Cafe’ closing in March

It’s been a well known, popular place to grab breakfast or lunch, but today, there’s sad news as “The Cafe” at Blantyre Industrial intends to close in March 2023. Following a successful 5 years, the business, which has supported the community in many other ways, has announced on social media today that they will soon […]