Category: infrastucture

Gritters have been Out

South Lanarkshire Council have been working hard yesterday and today and been out in Blantyre to get us all moving again. Gritters have been out on the main roads as this picture of Glasgow Road this evening shows. Elsewhere on side streets, the council have been extremely busy refilling the salt bins today. Thankfully a […]

Kerr Street Pothole

A large pothole has opened up in Kerr Street, in the Village, Blantyre. The sinkhole appears to have a void below and represents a danger to pedestrians. Please avoid if possible. This isn’t the first time this has happened. We reported back in February 2020 when a similar sizeable hole opened up, appearing to have […]

A725 Sliproads Overnight Closure

As with last night, the A725 East Kilbride Expressway sliproads are closed tonight whilst contractors work on traffic signals.c Sliproads at High Blantyre, Auchinraith, Low Blantyre and Craighead on to the East Kilbride Expressway will be closed between hours of 8pm and 6am., tonight Tuesday 24th November 2020. EK Expressway will be open as normal. […]

A725 Road Closure

A busy part of the Raith Interchange was closed due to roadworks last night and will be again tonight. The A725 southbound will be closed tonight, Tuesday 17th November into Wednesday morning from 8pm until 6am. The closure will take place between Belziehill Junction and Orbiston Junction while essential bridge joint works take place. It […]

Traffic Lights Not Working

Expect some delays to your journey if approaching the crossroads at the top of Stonefield Road.SGN are still working on the gas network with roadworks along Broompark Road and at the junction of Stonefield Crescent and Stonefield Road. Tonight, there are reports that the lights are not working, causing some confusion on the approaches. 4 […]

EK Expressway Roadworks

Overnight roadworks are currently taking place on the A725 East Kilbride Expressway. Amongst the planned work is the much needed resurfacing work on the A725 between the EK Whirlies Roundabout and down to High Blantyre’s sliproad at Crossbasket at High Blantyre. Works at that location commenced last weekend and will run on through a series […]