Tag: lockdown

Lanarkshire Lockdown

As we get into the 3 week lockdown in Lanarkshire, we’re being asked, “is the tip open at High Blantyre?” South Lanarkshire have confirmed is it, posting an update on 19th November. We quote, “Household waste and recycling centres remain open at this time. Only visit these sites if you feel that your journey is […]

What happens after 11th December?

We’ve seen some comments from people wondering if restrictions will continue beyond 11th December in Lanarkshire. Mostly from business owners. The answer is, they wont continue as Tier 4 Restrictions will be lifted in some capacity. First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon confirmed this yesterday during her briefing which highlighted a desire for trading to resume on […]

Lanarkshire: Scotland’s Covid Hotspot

It’s official, Lanarkshire is now Scotland’s main Covid Hotspot. Things are not looking good this week with the Scottish Government now considering placing North and South Lanarkshire under the highest level of Covid restriction. The leaked letter to Cosla says decisions have yet to be made, but that level four restrictions are currently being considered […]

Looking for your Grassy Photos

As we all emerge from lockdown, there are parts of Blantyre (like everywhere else) now very overgrown. The Council have been out cutting the main public parks and are now turning their attention to verges and other council owned grassland spaces. Before they do, we’re looking for YOUR photos of all the overgrown areas of […]