Category: infrastucture

Hillhouse Roadworks

South Lanarkshire Council have scheduled roadworks for Hillhouse Road, Hamilton this week. Footway surfacing works commence Saturday 25th June 2022 and are expected to last 6 days. A location from St Ninians to the Sports Centre will be affected. Preliminary advance preparation works have already started.

M74 Incident

Avoid the M74 Motorway at Raith if you can. All 4 lanes are now blocked southbound following a serious accident just after 5.15pm this afternoon. This is coming from Glasgow as though heading to Carlisle. Location: M74 J5 (Raith) – J6 (Hamilton). We hope everybody involved is ok.

Major Improvement Works

Major improvement works will be carried out over several nights at a key Hamilton roundabout. To minimise disruption the majority of the works will take place over six consecutive nights at the A723 Hamilton Roundabout. The first phase will see the slip road onto Motherwell Road closed, this will be a daytime closure from 9.30am […]

Hall Extension & New Carpark

Planning permission has been submitted last month to extend the existing St Joseph’s Church Hall on Glasgow Road, Blantyre and to form additional off-street parking at the rear. The plans which have still to be decided upon by the planning department, include for drop-off spaces for the neighbouring school, accessed via nearby Mayberry Place. A […]

Blantyre Farm Road Closure

Don’t forget, Blantyre Farm Road is fully closed today at the Haughhead Bridge until 4.00pm. This is to allow bridge inspection works to take place. The road will reopen after 4.00pm which should allow commuting traffic to once again pass. Diversions are in place throughout the afternoon. Want notifications about roadworks and Blantyre roadclosures earlier […]

M74 Southbound Delays

There’s a lorry on fire at M74 South bound at Uddingston. The motorway has been queued back since around 3.30pm. M74(S) J4-5 is now closed due to this vehicle fire. Use an alternative route if possible and expect longer than usual journey times. There are long queues already. Please avoid if possible, especially before rush […]

Bardykes Bing Development

A Planning application has been submitted to South Lanarkshire Council to significantly develop part of the former Bardykes Bing at Spittal on the boundary between Halfway and Blantyre. The large area of land, east of Manse Brae and to the west of Priory Bridge is proposed for mixed-use development comprising commerical, leisure, and tourism uses […]