Category: Charity

Fundraising Success

A fantastic four figure sum has been raised for a brave little girl, Hope Bell and others in a similar position. Thanks go to kind hearted D&J Rodger Butchers on Main Street for organising the fundraising campaign and to all the people of High Blantyre and beyond who donated. With a matching amount now received […]

Kilbryde Hospice Premises

Charitable organisation, Kilbryde Hospice are moving! It has been announced they will soon be moving into the former HOMEBASE retail unit at Kingsgate Retail Park, East Kilbride.  Kilbryde Hospice is a voluntary independent hospice which exists to provide compassionate, specialist palliative care to people with life limiting progressive illnesses and to their relatives and carers. They’re […]

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Did you know, you can support the community of Blantyre by becoming a subscriber to ‘Blantyre Telegraph’? With 100% of money raised going directly back to local good causes in and around Blantyre, we retain nothing. Being a subscriber costs only £1 a month and signing up is quick and easy, securely by Paypal or […]

Volunteering at St Andrew’s

St Andrew’s Hospice are looking for volunteers! The charity shop based at 243 Glasgow Road Blantyre, sells a wide range of items including furniture. If anyone is interested in volunteering they can come into the shop for a chat or give them a ring. They also have an ebay team if anyone is interested in […]

Haven Ladies Lunch

Calling all ladies! The Haven Ladies Lunch is back in town…Motown!  The Haven, a registered charity which provides support to people affected by a range of life limiting illnesses and to their family members and carers and supports people across the whole of North and South Lanarkshire through centres in Blantyre, Wishaw and Forth, will […]