Category: Notices

Our Magazine Launch!

Tonight, we reveal a MAJOR announcement for Blantyre Telegraph! We’ve finally resolved production and publication issues and we’re excited to announce we’ll shortly be launching a brand new, glossy magazine! Some people may remember we once had a little newsletter offline? Well, consider this a HUGE upgrade with a fantastic, informative small publication, all set […]

15,000 Subscribers!

Wow! We’ve hit a good milestone! Today, Sunday 17 March 2019, it’s been confirmed that 15,000 people are now following Blantyre Telegraph on Facebook! That’s just incredible considering that’s actually more than the current adult population of Blantyre! We know many people outwith Blantyre and even abroad are following the page too. With thanks to […]

Owners Fined after Tsunami Crash

The owners of M&Ds themepark have been fined £65,000 this week, following the derailment of the Tsunami Rollercoaster. When we exclusively revealed this story back in June 2016, thousands of people were shocked to learn that 5 gondolas had derailed plunging to the ground, some with children trapped. Nine people were injured. M&Ds pleaded guilty […]

TACT Hall Celebrates 30 Years

The Tact Community Hall has a BIG birthday this weekend, celebrating 30 amazing years since it first opened on 10th March 1989. The popular community hall at Hillview Drive, Coatshill has served the people of Blantyre well in the last 3 decades. The large hall is used for different activities throughout the week and the […]

Keeping Your Child Safe Online

This week, we’ve received a few messages asking to post about the dangers of the vile “Momo” challenge, something we have refused to discuss until now. The alleged “Momo” challenge is supposed to be a disturbing online “game” that supposedly encourages young people to harm themselves and in some cases even take their own lives. […]

Breaking: Arthur’s Seat on Fire

Edinburgh Firefighters are currently responding to and tackling a large gorse fire on Arthur’s Seat in Edinburgh. Around 800m2 of gorse is ablaze tonight, Tuesday 26 February 2019 on the Salisbury Crags. The fire can be seen from all around the city. Two fire engines raced to the scene after the alarm was raised earlier […]