Tag: glasgow Road

Glasgow Road Surfacing

Significant disruption to commuters, local businesses, drivers and pedestrians continues on Blantyre’s Glasgow Road this week. Contractors are resurfacing the road with a full road closure in place between Station Road junction and Stonefield Road and work is likely to continue until Thursday 21st October. A reminder that the businesses on this stretch remain open, […]

Glasgow Road Closure

Disruption for drivers is to be expected next week with the full road closure of Glasgow Road between Station Road junction and Stonefield Road. The street will be closed to traffic from Monday 18th October 2021 for 6 working days to let South Lanarkshire Council resurface the carriageway. We’ve posted earlier about diverted bus routes. […]

Surfacing Works Postponed

Resurfacing work, which was expected to start shortly on Glasgow Road in Blantyre is now being rescheduled for operational reasons. SLC told us, “The works, which will require the road to be closed between Mayberry Place and Station Road for four days, will now commence on Monday 18 October 2021, rather than September. We apologise […]

Vehicle Collision Glasgow Road

Reports coming in of an accident on Glasgow Road. Please take care on Glasgow Road approach into Blantyre. Sometime after 2.00pm today, Saturday 13th February 2021, there was a vehicle accident involving 2 black cars. Police and Ambulance were in attendance after 2.30pm. We hope everybody is ok. Perhaps best avoid area meantime.

Glasgow Road Post Office

The Post Office at Glasgow Road, Blantyre is changing in ownership. After many years’ service, the current owner is retiring and Blantyre businessman, David Agnew is confirmed as the new postmaster. Final preparations are underway. The Post office will remain at the back of the convenience store, though the store itself will receive a significant […]

Low Blantyre Traffic Chaos

A few messages about this today, Thursday 12th March 2020. There’s been traffic chaos at the bottom of Victoria Street at the junction of Glasgow Road. Temporary traffic lights with ongoing roadworks has caused lengthy delays in either direction, stretching back along Glasgow Road, east and westwards. Further back the queues stretched over the yellow hatched […]