January seemed to go on and on and on, but finally, February is now here! It means the pace quickens as nights get lighter, now becoming lighter by around 20 minutes every week. It may not be too long before thoughts turn to the garden again. However, the wind and bitter cold temperatures out there […]
Warmest February Day!
Well here’s something for the record books! Today, Scotland had its hottest February day on record thanks to a heatwave from Africa at 18C. The recent rise in temperature has smashed the all-time record of 17.9C which was recorded in 1897. Temperatures have been soaring across much of Scotland, especially in northern areas where there’s […]
February: Crime Summary
Most people will look back on February 2018 as a month when Blantyre experienced a significant crime spree. Our ‘heat map’ attached shows the locations of crime related messages we’ve received over the last 28 days and it paints ‘a sorry picture’. Vehicle Crime in blue, Robberies and Assaults in purple, House intrusions in red […]