Category: Events

The Calder Action Figures

There were some strange “goings on” down the Calder today, Tuesday 14 April amidst the Springtime sunshine! This was the scene at Barnhill and Milheugh. Dozens of action figures and superheroes seem to have infiltrated the woodland around Blantyre, in trees, on walls and fences and causing some puzzlement, even amusement to people out taking […]


Mantalk is a new group just for local males. Both on and offline in Blantyre, the purpose is for men to have somewhere to go and talk about how they’re feeling with others who are feeling similar to them. This can be about anything from depression, anxiety, grief to loneliness. As well as a facebook […]

PH Promotions – Pure ABBA Gold

Blantyre revellers once again enjoyed another successful night of entertainment on Saturday evening at the Miners Welfare. PH Promotions hosted a fab ABBA Gold night on Saturday 31st August 2019 entertaining a packed audience of local people. Peter Houghton of PH Promotions added, “I’d like to say thanks to all who attended. A special mention […]

Fun Day Success!

High Blantyre Community Hall was the venue for a fabulous fun day yesterday, Saturday 17th August 2019. Organised by Hyper Cyber, the free event was open to hundreds of people and included indoor and outdoor activities and stalls. Children were thrilled to take part in rock climbing, see live owls and the inflatables and games […]

Care Hub: Next Public Event

A further drop in event has been organised in Blantyre to discuss the new Care Hub proposals. South Lanarkshire Health and Social Care Partnership (SLHSCP) is holding another drop in session focusing on significant plans to modernise care. Information will also be offered – and views listened to – on proposals for a brand new health […]