Holidays To everybody lucky enough to be off work and school, Happy Easter Holidays! Sun is shining, its 19 degrees outside and mild, dry weather is set to continue right through until end of next week. Have fun!
Get ready! Many cash machines are to start charging 95p for all ATM withdrawals, a deeply unpopular move which is already creating a lot of anger! The charge has already been introduced in some Blantyre ATMs, including in Main Street and Auchinraith Road. However, it’s not the fault of the shop owners. It’s been introduced […]
A BIG day for Blantyre Telegraph! Today, Monday 08 April 2019 is the launch of our brand new, glossy, full colour monthly magazine! Out NOW in local shops, priced at just £2, all sales of this contemporary Blantyre magazine go entirely to local good causes. We retain nothing! The non profit venture aims to significantly […]
Shock Announcement Blantyre has been left stunned and ‘reeling’ by the latest planning application to be submitted to South Lanarkshire Council, proposing brand new multi storey council offices. A new 16 storey office block is proposed for a corner of Stonefield Public Park, complete with associated parking, that will likely be seen from all vantage […]
There was a DOUBLE celebration recently at Auchinraith Primary School, Blantyre. Assembly pupils presented Mr McHugh with a cheque for £300 for Kilbryde Hospice. The money was raised by hosting a charity day in the school. If that wasn’t enough, there was another celebration as teacher Miss Benson won the most amazing raffle prize! Blair […]