Category: infrastucture

Lighting Repairs Underway

Residents at Spittal (heading out of Low Blantyre towards Halfway) were relieved this morning to see a convoy of Utility Vehicles arrive to finally fix the street lighting. The street lights have been out on this busy stretch of road for a week. Further problems caused by flooding and traffic chaos on Saturday, which culminated […]

Power Cuts

Blantyre Some parts of Blantyre are experiencing Power Cuts this afternoon , Saturday 16 March 2019. We’re hearing Springwells is affected. We’re seeking an update from Scottish Power. Hopefully it will be back on soon. Have YOU been affected by power cuts today? Which other streets or areas are out?

Hunthill Road Closure

An advance warning about a temporary High Blantyre Road closure which could see traffic become very busy in other parts of Blantyre. Hunthill Road in High Blantyre, between Stonefield Crescent and Watson Street will be completely closed off between the hours of 07:00 on Wednesday 27 March and 18:00 Thursday 28 March 2019. This is […]

Sliproad Improvements Planned

Public complaints about the safety of Blantyre’s A725 Sliproads have promptly been upheld by South Lanarkshire Council with a programme of action now proposed. This followed a fatality last year and several instances of people driving up the sliproads in the wrong direction into oncoming traffic. Our petition has now incredibly been signed by 814 […]