Category: Charity

Story helping homeless

Volunteers from the family-owned construction company Story, based in Blantyre, joined forces with Network Rail and fellow framework contractors QTS and BAM to volunteer at the Simon Community Scotland donations warehouse in Glasgow. A number of Story volunteers helped the homeless charity by sorting out donation essentials such as warm clothes and sleeping bags that can be given out to those in need […]

Eilidh’s Rainbow Christmas Tree

Optical Express, the optician at Clydeview Shopping Centre, Blantyre has a fantastic initiative to support Eilidh’s Rainbow this Christmas! Customers and passers by can go into the shop to leave a Christmas wish message for loved one, at £1 a message. The wishes are put up on Eilidh’s Rainbow Christmas Tree, which can be seen […]

Another Amazing Outlet!

We’re thrilled to announce another addition to our growing network of outlets, adding a fabulous TENTH local outlet in ‘Cut Above’ who are now selling our magazine! From today, Saturday 30th November 2019, Blantyre Telegraph’s monthly Magazine will be available from Cut Above, the salon on Glasgow Road. Priced at just £1.00 and packed with the […]

Sail Autism Looking for Volunteers

Sail autism are looking for volunteers for Wednesday nights to help with social groups aimed at young adults with autism. They are based in ARCH, Burnbank. If you are friendly, cheerful, positive, self driven and able to work independently or as part of a team then this role would be perfect for you. Successful applicants […]

Festive suggestions needed

We have a couple of messages today from several people wishing to donate clothing and toys to those more in need. They want to donate locally within Blantyre, so need your help with some suggestions where. Do you know of any local places who give to families that are in need of some clothes? One […]

Food for Scotland

Food For Scotland is a food relief charity offering free freshly cooked foods to anyone in need ❤️ The charity works with people on low income or people suffering from homelessness.  Cooked food is offered to students and young people as we believe showing the younger generation that there is a easy, healthy option out there for […]