Category: infrastucture

Temporary Traffic Lights

Temporary traffic lights are causing some minor delays at rush hour on Station Road, the Station entrance and the corner of Farm Road. The lights, set up this week over the railway bridge are causing minor queues on what is already a busy a road, but are expected to be away shortly. Photo Courtesy: Blantyre […]

Traffic Lights Out

Please take care on Hillhouse Road at the junction to the Technology Park at High Blantyre. The traffic lights are at the T junction beside Priestfield Cemetery and cars going through “taking their chances”. These lights have been “on and off” all this week, clearly with some sort of intermittent problem.

Car Abandoned

Take care at Newhousemill Road, on the backroads to East Kilbride. As you approach the bridge, there is an abandoned car which has been there for some time. Despite the obstruction, the road is still open and passable, through traffic may be slower than usual.

Junction Road Works

Please be aware South Lanarkshire Council have roadworks on today, Sunday 17th November 2019 at both junctions of Station Road and Stonefield Road along Glasgow Road. Works are expected to last only today for 1 day. Whilst its quieter on a Sunday, it may be best to avoid if possible.

Hamilton Road Closure

Some significant disruption is expected in High Blantyre this week as contractors close off the B7012, Hamilton Road. The full road closure is necessary due to resurfacing works and is in place already from this morning, Sunday 17 November 2019. Works are expected to take 6 working days, re-opening on 26th November. The closure is […]

Hamilton Road Drainage Work

A notorious location for flooding is currently being worked on at High Blantyre. Hamilton Road adjacent to Greenhall Park currently has contractors working during daylight hours on the verge to install new drainage. The road at this location, turning into Stoneymeadow Road has been prone to flooding at times of heavy rainfall for many years. […]