Category: Notices

Parking Review Approved

Hamilton’s unpopular parking charges are finally to be reviewed, focusing on demand and arrangements in and around Hamilton Town Centre. The review has been approved by South Lanarkshire Council this week. Whilst this may be good news for long suffering “Hamiltonians”, the review is only Phase 1. At a later date further reviews will consider […]

Grit Bins – Sensible Use

We’ve been asked to put up an article about sensible use of Grit Bins. This follows a complaint today from a resident in Stonefield Crescent, who when she went to get a shovelful of grit, observed a van, practically emptying the bin of its contents right into the back of the vehicle! Please be mindful, […]

Postcode Lottery Winner

Glenfruin Road Area, Blantyre Somebody in Blantyre is about to have GREAT weekend! Players in 20 lucky postcodes are celebrating this Friday night after their postcode won the £1000 Daily Prize in the People’s Postcode Lottery. ONE of those 20 National postcodes is a Blantyre one! G72 9RL, which is perhaps around the Glenfruin Road […]

Happy New Year!

Our final post of 2018, as we sign off to relax and spend time with family. First, a warm welcome to the many hundreds of people who joined this page during December. Hope you find this page interesting, friendly and informative. To everybody else, including those expats all over the world who follow this page, […]

14,000 likes on Facebook!

Wow! We’ve just reached 14,000 readers here at Blantyre Telegraph, grown nearly 20% in the last year! Amazing, especially when you consider there’s a similar amount of adults living in Blantyre! We welcome all our new readers, no matter where you are in the world!

Merry Christmas to you all

May I take this opportunity to wish you all a ‘Merry Christmas, Peace and Happiness” for the festive season. I’ll be taking things easier here over the coming days to spend quality time with family and friends, so replies will take a little longer than normal. I hope you’ve enjoyed Blantyre Telegraph’s stories and efforts […]