Category: Business

Glasgow Road Post Office

The Post Office on Glasgow Road, Blantyre re-opens again tomorrow, Monday 25th October 2021. Located through the back of the new Family Shopper Store (formerly Londis), the post office has had a revamp, with new accessible corridor built leading customers to a new area of the shop. In time, to the right of this photo, […]

Family Shopper Opens Monday!

Blantyre residents are looking forward to the opening of the brand new Family Shopper on Glasgow Road, tomorrow, Monday 25th October. The new convenience store, which sells a huge variety of food and drink is located in the former Londis shop. It has been refitted out during the last few weeks and looks amazing! We […]

Contactless increases to £100

Shoppers can now make contactless card payments up to £100 with a single tap of their card. Today, Friday 15th October 2021 sees the limit for contactless cards increase from £45 to £100. The news comes after it was revealed 60% of all card transactions in the UK last year were contactless. However, the change […]

Aldi coming to Blantyre?

Could Asda and Lidl be about to get some local competition? Well known Supermarket ‘Aldi’ is expanding with grand plans to open 100 new stores throughout the UK and Blantyre is noted as one of the preferred locations. The supermarket which currently has 920 UK stores, 100 of which are in Scotland. Business bosses are […]

Starbucks Hamilton Retail Park

The brand new Starbucks Coffee Shop and Drive through in Hamilton now has an opening date! The coffee giant has announced they will open on Thursday 21st October 2021. Opening hours are from 6am until 10pm. A spokesperson added, “We cannot wait to serve you all and as a thank you we are giving away […]

Claire Gray Hair Design

Welcoming Claire Gray Hair Design to their new location at 10a Stonefield Road, Blantyre. Claire is renting a chair at the salon above Scotmid. She has been freelance for over 8 years and now returning to where her hairdressing career started at 10a Stonefield Road. Wishing her all the very best with her business. Follow […]