Category: infrastucture

East Avenue Disruption

Residents in High Blantyre can expect some disruption at East Avenue as traffic lights go up for roadworks next week. 3-way lights will be in place at East Avenue, Blantyre at the Hamilton & Blantyre waste & recycling centre for utility connections to the new High Blantyre petrol filling station from Mon 26 Apr – […]

Telecommunications Mast

Planning application has been submitted for the erection of a huge 20 metre high telecommunications mast at Main Street, High Blantyre. The proposals on grassy land 15m East of 241 Main Street at Larkfield Drive, High Blantyre also has an associated cabinet and ancillary works. The tall 5G mast by THREE network would be incredibly […]

Glasgow Road Resurfacing

More than £10million is to be spent improving roads and roads infrastructure across South Lanarkshire in the next year and two streets in Blantyre are included. Almost £7.5million will be spent on resurfacing programmes with a further £2.6million to be spent on patching, preventative maintenance, footways, structures, traffic signals, lighting and investment with North Lanarkshire […]

Industrial Estate Surfacing Works

South Lanarkshire Council are resurfacing the lower entrance to the Blantyre Industrial estate from Main Street (main lower entrance ) today, Thursday 25th March 2021. However, it’s business as usual for the companies in the Industrial Estate. B&B Autocare and Central cafe would like to say they’re open as normal. Works are expected to take […]

Repairs to Bent Cemetery Road

Repairs to the road surfaces through Bent Cemetery in Hamilton are scheduled to take place next week. The essential work will be carried out from Wednesday 24 to Thursday 25 March. Pedestrian access will be maintained but it is expected that there will unfortunately be some unavoidable disruption along the main avenues while the work is […]

Sydes Brae Pothole Fixed

Remember the big pothole reported last week at Sydes Brae? Well the council have sprung into action and have started work to fix it. The hole in the carriageway was pretty deep with potential to damage to vehicles. Yesterday, Tuesday 16th February 2021, traffic lights could be seen as work progressed by South Lanarkshire Council. […]

Traffic Lights Stuck

Please take care on the approach to the junction of Hunthill Road and Stonefield Crescent at High Blantyre. The 3 way traffic lights are stuck, causing people to jump the lights. Some delays are to be expected at this best of times here on each approach. Photo Courtesy: Blantyre Telegraph (Tues 9th)