Tag: fire

Parkburn Estate Fire

Emergency fire crews were called out to the Parkburn Industrial Estate in Blantyre today as a vehicle fire spread. Firefighters arrived on the scene near Springwells after 1pm today, Tuesday 13th July 2021 and were confronted by a van which had caught fire in the small Industrial Estate. Unfortunately, the fire quickly spread to an […]

Fire at Bellshill Industrial Estate

Few messages about this today. A huge fire erupted at a medical supply facility in Bellshill Trading estate. The outbreak happened around 7.30am this morning with an enormous plume of smoke seen for miles all around. We received some messages from worried commuters as it wasn’t immediately apparent this was taking place in Bellshill. There […]

Car Fire at Valerio Court

A Vehicle was deliberately set on fire in last night, Tuesday 24 November 2020. At around 11.25pm, the vehicle was set alight in Valerio Court just off Stonefield Road. Police are treating the fire as suspicious and enquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances. Detective Constable Christine McLanachan, from Cambuslang CID, said: “Thankfully nobody […]

Earlier Fire Quickly Put Out

A few messages this afternoon about emergency services in Low Blantyre. This was in response to a fire at Ennisfree Road, (behind St Joseph’s Church). Fire brigade quickly attended the scene just before midday, Saturday 8th August 2020 in what is described by neighbours as being a minor fire which was promptly extinguished. The fire […]

House Fire at High Blantyre

Receiving a lot of messages about seeing smoke in High Blantyre this evening, Saturday 02 May 2020. This was due to a serious fire at a house in Kirkton Avenue. Reports started coming in around 8.20pm. Emergency Services attended the scene, the fire now out. It’s understood that nobody is injured.  Residents in the street […]

Tree Fire Extinguished

What else was going on in Blantyre today? Well, thanks need to be said to whoever put a tree fire out at the Calder earlier. A fallen tree was observed smouldering on fire just after 9am this morning, Sunday 19th April but a few hours later, reported as having been completely put out, not far […]