Category: infrastucture

Open Road Gully

A Blantyre mother was left angry when her young son nearly fell down an open gully in Glasgow Road. The drain cover was broken and missing on the carriageway road gully near St Josephs Church. Concerned for other people, she told us, “My son is deaf and has glasses if it was not for me […]

Station Road Closure

A road closure at Station Road, Blantyre has been put in place this week. The essential work is being carried out by contractors for South Lanarkshire Council with notice that the full road closure commencing on 5th July could take up to 35 working days. Diversions are in place to access the lower part of […]

Temporary Road Closure

A temporary road closure is in place in the Village, Blantyre. Works started on Monday 28th June 2021 and will last for 35 working days until 13th August 2021. The order will prohibit driving at Park Lane and 19 Station Road. Deans Civil Engineering will have Diversion works in place as they lay electric cable […]

EK Expressway Closure

As with last night, there’s another closure on the EK Expressway this evening. The A725 Ek Expressway Slip On From Main Street at Douglas Street To A725 West bound To Raith, Blantyre, Glasgow, is closed overnight with diversions in place. Works should be completed by morning.

Station Road Closure

We bring to your attention that some disruption in Station Road is to be expected next week with a planned Road closure from Monday 28th June 2021. Drainage work by contractors will mean a road closure will be put in place, timed to coincide with the school holidays. Whilst local access will be maintained for […]

White Lining Complaints

We’ve received complaints today asking to make people aware of alleged shoddy white lining works. Contractors had been working on Stonefield Road at the junctions of Broompark Road and Burnbrae Road putting down new white lining on the carriageway. However, several messages have been sent in about the quality of the workmanship, the lines streaking […]

Roadworks Lifted

The roadworks and road closure which has been in place for many weeks at Blantyre Industrial Estate, have finally been lifted and cleared. Diversions had been in place for some time including having to adjust routes to the nearby tip. However, before anybody celebrates, further roadworks at Hillhouse Road at East Avenue junction are imminent […]

Stoneymeadow Surfacing Repairs

South Lanarkshire Council are undertaking carriageway surfacing repairs at Stoneymeadow, High Blantyre this week. Works commence this weekend and will last 10 working days. Surface dressing work will be done along the full length of Stoneymeadow Road. To see news like this and for the full picture on all Roadworks in Blantyre, with news delivered […]