Category: Events

80’s Party Success

473 people flocked to McAnulty (Stonefield) Public Park on Friday there for the annual “80’s Party in the Park”. An amazing success, behaviour was exemplary and a fantastic time was had by all. This was an important night for Blantyre Community Committee, their largest fundraiser of the year. A fun evening which was ticketed to […]

Burnbank Flats Fire

A serious fire engulfed flats in Burnbank earlier today Monday 17 June 2019. As alert was raised, smoke was seen billowing out windows which quickly spread to other parts of the building. As flames grew in one part of the building, council workers managed to get ladders and bravely rescued trapped residents, safely getting them […]

Congregational Fete Success

A successful morning earlier today Saturday 01 June 2019 at the Congregational Church Hall. The church on Craig Street hosted their annual Summer fete. A packed out hall of visitors set out to fundraise and have some fun. Well done to all the organisers. We look forward to hearing what the final totals were in […]

Royal Gala Kids Chosen

Winners Chosen Tonight, Blantyre Community Committee announced that EIGHT lucky children have been chosen to represent the Gala Royals at Blantyre Summer Gala on Sunday 16th June 2019. For the last few weeks, Susan Lindner over at Bonnie Blantyre has been collecting local nominees and hosted an excellent random draw today which included many members of the […]

Blantyre Oscars 2019 – The Nominees

Blantyre Telegraph is excited and proud to announce the official list of all deserving nominees for this years ‘Blantyre Oscars 2019‘. Celebrating everything that’s great about Blantyre, the popular Charity Oscars awards, now in their 3rd year aims to recognise notable organisations and incredible individuals who have accomplished something remarkable to the benefit of all […]