Category: Website & Newspaper

Merry Christmas Everybody

Here’s wishing all our readers a ‘Merry Christmas, Peace and Happiness” for the holidays. Christmas holidays is usually a quieter time for news so there may be fewer posts here next week as we spend quality time with family.  Hope you’ve enjoyed all our efforts throughout 2022 bringing you local news as it happens. Thank […]

Running Costs Covered!

Wow! What an incredible community we have here in Blantyre! Within 5 hours of posting, 29 wonderful, generous readers had kindly made donations covering our entire hosting and domain costs for 2023!! Importantly, this means our WordPress main website remains online throughout all of 2023, a platform to continue bringing you free, daily news about […]

Cemetery Disturbance

A local woman and her mother were left shocked and startled on Friday afternoon whilst visiting Priestfield Cemetery in High Blantyre. Their reaction was due to witnessing a vehicle driving erratically off the road, on to graves and the grass causing alarm to visitors. The vehicle, a grey people carrier disrespectfully left tyre marks all […]

Lowlife Acts Fraudulently

Today, some lowlife tried to PRETEND they’re us (Blantyre Telegraph) by harassing a member of the public by telephone, in an unsuccessful attempt to get a story or find information. That call left the family annoyed and angry. So, let’s clarify to ALL readers… Please be assured, as per the last 11 years, we DON’T […]

1,000 Extra News Articles

A BIG milestone reached! Today, we’re proud to announce we’ve reached 1,000 extra, hidden news articles in our exclusive Supporters Group! That’s 1,000 extra local news articles brought to hundreds of subscribers over the last 18 months since the group launched. You may be missing out!? Bringing Blantyre crime stories, neighbourhood watch, alerts, planning stories, […]