Tag: roads

Industrial Estate Surfacing Works

South Lanarkshire Council are resurfacing the lower entrance to the Blantyre Industrial estate from Main Street (main lower entrance ) today, Thursday 25th March 2021. However, it’s business as usual for the companies in the Industrial Estate. B&B Autocare and Central cafe would like to say they’re open as normal. Works are expected to take […]

Black Ice on Roads

An alert goes out due to ice on local roads tonight, Sunday 3rd January 2021. Earlier rainfall today has now frozen over, on top of hard packed ice, with pavements and some Blantyre roads becoming ‘treacherous’. Please take care if you really have to go out.

Traffic Lights Not Working

Expect some delays to your journey if approaching the crossroads at the top of Stonefield Road.SGN are still working on the gas network with roadworks along Broompark Road and at the junction of Stonefield Crescent and Stonefield Road. Tonight, there are reports that the lights are not working, causing some confusion on the approaches. 4 […]

EK Expressway Roadworks

Overnight roadworks are currently taking place on the A725 East Kilbride Expressway. Amongst the planned work is the much needed resurfacing work on the A725 between the EK Whirlies Roundabout and down to High Blantyre’s sliproad at Crossbasket at High Blantyre. Works at that location commenced last weekend and will run on through a series […]

Blantyre Farm Road – Open

Commuters should be pleased this week with the announcement that Blantyre Farm Road is once again fully open today! Roadworks are complete and removed slightly ahead of next week’s intended finish date. Its been misery the last 7 weeks for Commuters having to take diversions, so this good news will see some normality return.

Pothole Complaints

We’re received several messages over the last few weeks about the number of carriageway potholes, quoting specific locations in Blantyre. Whilst we understand the concern of residents who have ended up with damaged cars and tyres, Potholes CAN be reported directly to the council online. All complaints will be actioned shortly after. Report them here: […]

Traffic Lights Out

Please take care on Hillhouse Road at the junction to the Technology Park at High Blantyre. The traffic lights are at the T junction beside Priestfield Cemetery and cars going through “taking their chances”. These lights have been “on and off” all this week, clearly with some sort of intermittent problem.

Hamilton Road Closure

Some significant disruption is expected in High Blantyre this week as contractors close off the B7012, Hamilton Road. The full road closure is necessary due to resurfacing works and is in place already from this morning, Sunday 17 November 2019. Works are expected to take 6 working days, re-opening on 26th November. The closure is […]