Category: Notices

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 […]

Happy Mothers Day

Here in the UK, it’s Mothers day, today Sunday 27th March 2022. What a beautiful day too, the sun shining and for most, cloudless skies. Here’s wishing all the wonderful mothers out there a lovely day and not forgetting too, those women who aren’t with us anymore, but still very much in our thoughts on […]

Reminder: Clocks Change

British Summer Time officially starts this weekend when the clocks will move one hour forward! A reminder, clocks go forward 1 hour at 1am tomorrow night (Saturday night into Sunday morning) meaning there’s more daylight in the evenings and less in the mornings. For us here in Scotland, it means it will be light even […]