Shopping Centre Vandalism

It takes a special kind of muppet to spray paint property, but the person who did this at Clydeview Shopping Centre REALLY is a ‘brainless wonder’! Once again, the aesthetics of Blantyre are brought down. The lack of respect and stupidity is mind boggling, especially with so much CCTV nearby. One local lady told us, […]

Polling Day

It’s General Election day! Every polling station across the country is open today from 7am to 10pm. If you’re at the polling station by 10pm you should be allowed to vote, even if there is a queue. You will have received your polling card through your door which details which polling station near you you […]

More Flooded Areas

Heavy showers continued today with flood alerts still in place for much of Central Scotland. As we’ve seen over the last couple of days, its left many roads and fields flooded, with rivers bursting their banks. The scene earlier today at the Blantyre Skatepark [pictured] looked more like a new pool! Although it should be […]

St Andrews Hospice Children’s Fun Day

St Andrew’s Hospice shop on Glasgow Road, Blantyre are hosting a “Hunt the Elf” and ‘colouring day’ for local children this Saturday, 14th December.. We’re told it’s going to be all good fun with Mhairi, Fiona and chocolate! St Andrew’s Hospice Blantyre would like to thank all their customers for their loyalty and custom over […]

General Election 2019 Exit poll

Our Area – Anonymous Vote In conjunction with other pages in nearby towns, we’ve launched an anonymous ELECTION exit poll. Covering Rutherglen, Cambuslang, Newton, Drumsagard, Halfway, Blantyre, Hamilton (Burnbank, Hillhouse & Earnock). It takes just 10 seconds to vote and see results. No identity required. You can only vote once. Let’s get a good sample. […]

Special ‘Blantyrella’ Panto Show

Redhead Theatre Productions would like to invite you all to a special performance of their Christmas Pantomime, “Blantyrella”. Join the Blantyre Panto cast at Carrigan’s Function Suite on Monday 16th December at 1.30pm for a ‘pay what you can’ donation. You can pay a pound, you can pay MANY pounds… but all the money received […]