Category: Notices

High Pitched Noise

We’ve received a few messages today about a high pitch constant noise, which has been annoying Blantyre residents all day. It can be heard throughout most of Blantyre since 2.00am in the early hours of 1st May and was still going off tonight at the time of writing this post, some 20 hours later. The […]

St Andrew’s Court

It’s been confirmed to Blantyre Telegraph that the new development at the bottom of Church Street, Blantyre will have a new street name of “St Andrew’s Court.” Glenesk Homes are currently well progressed with building the houses and flats opposite St Andrews Church just off Glasgow Road, working for client Clyde Valley Housing Association. The […]

RBOS Bank Cards are Changing

Millions of Royal Bank of Scotland account holders are set to have their Visa debit cards replaced by Mastercards. Many RBS customers received an email from the bank this week advising that their Visa debit card will soon be replaced with a new Mastercard – but have reassured customers that ‘nothing is changing with your account, and […]

Happy Easter Everybody

It’s good Friday and Easter Weekend is here! Wishing all readers a Happy Easter! Kids and adults alike getting stuck into their Chocolate eggs and kids making the most of the last few days of the hols. If you’re lucky enough to be off work this long weekend, hope you have a lovely, relaxing time.

Blantyre’s Latest Defibrillator

A brand new defibrillator has been installed at Westcraigs, offering further coverage for this life saving equipment in Blantyre. The equipment, which was purchased from the efforts of the brilliant “Westcraigs at Heart’ group was installed last week in the cabinet outside the Scotmid at Westcraigs. It’s now registered as being available 24/7. The defibrillator […]

New Homes for High Blantyre

Planning permission for a new small private housing development on Main Street, High Blantyre has been approved in principal by the council.  The development which will be opposite the junction of Auchinraith Road, (on the opposite side of the road from the former care home) will include semi-detached and terraced houses and could potentially accommodate […]

School’s Out for Easter

You can almost hear all the happy little voices chattering and laughing as the school bell goes this afternoon, signifying the arrival of the Easter holidays. Schools out for Easter! South Lanarkshire Schools close this afternoon , Friday 1st April 2021 with children off for a couple of weeks (almost three weeks if you count […]