Tag: park

Immaculate Park

Big Tidy up!Just look at this! Another well done to Blantyre Community Committee tonight. This is the scene this evening down at the Public Park. Dedicated people, staying behind this evening to ensure the park is immaculate and completely litter free.  You would never guess that THOUSANDS of people have been partying here since Thursday evening! Full […]

Heritage Park Re-opens for Season

It’s time to hoist the sails for another exciting new season of water sports at James Hamilton Heritage Park in East Kilbride. The water sport centre officially re-opened on Saturday 4th May picking up where the very successful 2018 season left off. The Centre’s fully qualified team of instructors are ready and waiting for anyone who fancies dipping […]

Kirkton Park Tidy up

The council have been out doing maintenance at High Blantyre Public Park. Yesterday afternoon Friday 29 March 2019, council work crews removed the old bark chips, replacing with brand new wood chippings all around the play equipment. It does look a lot cleaner and tidier.

Paint Promptly Cleaned

Following our story earlier this afternoon about white paint being thrown all over Stonefield Public Park Pavements, we have some better news! South Lanarkshire Council have now very promptly, cleaned every trace of it, as tonight’s pictures show! Earlier this evening, Saturday 02 March 2019, Council workers came out , not just on a weekend, […]

Donation: TACT healthy Park

January fundraising totals are in and we’ve managed to raise a very handsome £150.40 for local good causes! This comes from £12 donations from kind hearted individuals supporting the Blantyre Telegraph Facebook page (using the donate button there) and also £138.40 from Blantyre Project, from the sales of history books in the last period. We’ve […]

Vandalism in the Park

On Tuesday 1st November around 2.20pm, several children wearing School Uniforms were seen setting fire to the rubber mats within the playpark at Stonefield Public Park. (McAnulty Park), Low Blantyre. Damage was sustained to the matting which may prevent other children playing in the area. Concerning enough in itself, questions need to be asked why […]

Flooding at Kirkton Park

Has anybody been affected by the flooding today in Kirkton Park, High Blantyre? Flooding was so bad, it affected several properties at Broompark Road, the council was in attendance most of the day to pump away water as an emergency flood alleviation activity. Have your say. Have YOU been affected by flooding in Blantyre in […]