Category: travel

Temporary Bridge Closure

The green pedestrian bridge near the Clyde Railway Bridge at Uddingston will be temporarily closed for a day next week. The bridge will be closed on Wednesday 6th July 2022 between 8am and 4pm, cutting off access between the Blantyre side and Uddingston at Ferry Road. No alternative route will be available whilst this necessary […]

Signing up for Free Bus Travel

Young people across South Lanarkshire are being encouraged to sign up for a free bus travel scheme. The Young Persons’ Free Bus Travel Scheme, freebus.scot, is now live and has been made easier to signup. The website contains lots of helpful information for families and young people about free bus travel, how it works, how to […]

Scotrail Timetable Update

ScotRail is urging Scotland fans to plan ahead for the World Cup play-off match against Ukraine, with the temporary timetable still in place. Customers travelling from Glasgow Central to Hampden Park on Wednesday, 1 June, will benefit from some additional services to and from Mount Florida, and extra carriages on trains to Mount Florida and […]

New Train Times

As of tomorrow, Monday 23rd May 2022, train services between Blantyre and Glasgow will be operating with a reduced timetable with a considerable impact on first and last train services. For Mondays to Fridays: The first train leaving Blantyre to Glasgow is 06:31am – previously 06:01am. The last train leaving Blantyre for Glasgow is 9:31pm […]

Train Timetable Changes

Local residents should be aware of some fairly major changes to train timetables coming next week as operators, Scotrail release a new reduced timetable. The changes take effect this coming Monday (May 23) which rail bosses say are necessary due to an ongoing dispute with drivers. Perhaps the most major changes will be for those […]

Glasgow Bound Emergency

A Jet 2 aircraft heading to Glasgow today declared a mid air emergency over France. The plane, travelling from Malaga to Glasgow was due to land at 2.25pm but an on board emergency forced the plane to descend from 36,000 feet to 4,000 feet in just 13 minutes before landing under emergency conditions around 12.20 […]