Category: infrastucture

Surfacing Hunthill Road

Fifteen days of surfacing works is due to start soon on Hunthill Road. South Lanarkshire Council intend to re-surface the footway between Stonefield Crescent and Watson Street along Hunthill Road, Blantyre commencing Monday, 25th October 2021. Work is expected to take 15 days and confined to the west (calder) side only. It is understood vehicle […]

Glasgow Road Closure

Disruption for drivers is to be expected next week with the full road closure of Glasgow Road between Station Road junction and Stonefield Road. The street will be closed to traffic from Monday 18th October 2021 for 6 working days to let South Lanarkshire Council resurface the carriageway. We’ve posted earlier about diverted bus routes. […]

Blantyreferme New Roundabout

Some big changes coming for Blantyreferme Road! Planning has been approved this week for a new, large roundabout at Blantyeferme, leading off to Newton.  The roundabout near Townfoot, Blantyreferme will also incorporate a new, improved entrance to Redlees Urban Park. The plans are part of necessary infrastructure work to upgrade roads and junctions in readiness […]

Ultra Fast Broadband

Enabling works have commenced in Westcraigs, High Blantyre to get the area ready for Ultra Fast Broadband. Works by BT Openreach started today, 16th September 2021 at Sandhead Terrace and Huntly Gardens at the southernmost point of Westcraigs which will see residents soon able to access super fast speeds. This particular work will last 3 […]

Surfacing Glasgow Road

Plans are in place to support residents and business, and keep traffic moving, during the closure of a section of Blantyre’s main thoroughfare next month. A short stretch of Glasgow Road, the A724, near to the centre of the town will be shut for a total of four days to allow resurfacing. The work is […]