John Ogilvie Pupils Uganda trip

Blantyre lad, Lewis Shevlin will soon be travelling to Uganda alongside 4 other pupils from St. John Ogilvie High School. Whilst travelling in Uganda in October, they will be interacting with local schools and providing help to “Mulago School of the Deaf”. This is a school which specialises in assisting children with hearing impairments. Lewis […]

Electro80s party night

Book now! A fantastic night of entertainment is planned for 21st December in Blantyre! Electro80s pay tribute to the 80’s era, featuring Red, Blue, Green and Robotic dancer Manochrome. They have lovingly recreated songs by the afore mentioned pioneers (and many more),to create a live entertainment show that is sure to transport everyone from this […]

Congrats to Priory Monuments

Local stonemasonry business, Priory Monuments are celebrating this weekend after picking up a prestigious award for all their hard work! Priory Monuments is a “Blantyre born” business with everybody who works there coming from the town. The Scottish Funeral Awards 2019 were held on Friday in the Marriott Hotel in Glasgow. It was the first […]

Fun Day Success!

High Blantyre Community Hall was the venue for a fabulous fun day yesterday, Saturday 17th August 2019. Organised by Hyper Cyber, the free event was open to hundreds of people and included indoor and outdoor activities and stalls. Children were thrilled to take part in rock climbing, see live owls and the inflatables and games […]

Ride For Reform huge Turnout

Blantyre was swamped by bikers this lunchtime as the “Ride for Reform” event got underway. Bikers were invited to come along to an organised memorial event today, Sunday 18th August 2019 to remember Allan Nicholson, who sadly died on the EK Expressway last year. Hundreds of bikers met in the B&M Carpark just after midday, […]

Lost your Dog?

This dog was found today, Saturday 17th August 2019 at South View near Glasgow Road. Local lady Mary Sutherland has the dog safe meantime. Pictured here earlier this morning, the dog is wearing a pink sparkly collar. Do you recognise her? Know anybody who has lost her? To retrieve, please contact Mary directly here :