Tag: hamilton

Gran Held Hostage & Thieves Break in

Two lowlife bogus workmen entered an elderly person’s home in Hamilton, locking her up whilst they ransacked her property. The disgusting and frightening incident took place at Burnblea Gardens on Wednesday afternoon, 28th April 2021 just before 3pm. Two men posing as Scottish Water workers entered the house of the 75 year old female and […]

Four Charged with Attempted Murder

Following an incident at Hamilton Train Station last Saturday, Police have now charged four people. A man was stabbed around 9.20pm on Saturday 13th March after alighting from the train. An altercation then followed, resulting in him being stabbed. He suffered serious injuries and was taken to a nearby hospital by paramedics for treatment. British […]

Santander Exit from Hamilton

It’s bad news again for banks in the area as ‘Santander’ announce an exit from Hamilton. The long established bank at Quarry Street has been unable to reach an agreement with their landlord regarding the rental of their Hamilton branch and as such, will permanently exit from Hamilton on 17th December 2020. The bank have […]

Blatant Trailer Theft

Thieves were filmed on CCTV, rolling up in a car on Thursday morning and blatantly stealing an expensive trailer. The theft by lowlifes occurred in the early hours of Thursday 12th September in Phillips Wynd, a usually quiet residential estate, just off Wellhall Road in Hamilton. The family have shared the CCTV here to see […]

Lost your Debit Card?

Local lady Magdalena Kowalczyk found a debit card yesterday Wednesday 11th September 2019 in Low Blantyre. I has name “L Hamilton” and was found in Farmfoods in Blantyre about 8.30am that day. It was kindly handed into the shop assistant. Do you know anybody who has lost their card or by name of L Hamilton. […]

Monterey Jack Restaurant

Not Blantyre but perhaps still of interest. Monterey Jack’s restaurant and bar will take over the former Di Maggio’s building in Gateside Street. The move will create 30 new jobs. The franchise, which has other branches all over Scotland, specialises in gourmet burgers, handmade pizzas and premium cocktails. Monterey Jack’s Regional Director Richard Fergie said,“We […]

Hamilton…. ‘a ghost town’

This was the desolate scene at 2.15pm on Tuesday 4th December 2018 in Hamilton Town Centre. Devoid of shoppers, of festive atmosphere, lacking shops that were actually open in the middle of the afternoon…and so close to Christmas!  The scene will be unfamiliar to those who will remember shopping here in previous decades and there’s […]