Category: Notices

Anger at ATM charges

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 […]

Normal Service Resumes

OK, we admit it. We’ve not been in Blantyre this last week and still trying to catch up on messages! “Work hard, play hard” is a good rule to live life by and we did just that by jetting off to the Canary Islands for a week’s holiday with family. A well earned rest from […]

Monthly Magazine Launched!

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 […]

New Multi Storey Offices

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 […]

Auchinraith Primary Celebrates

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 […]