Tag: roundabout

Blantyreferme New Roundabout

Some big changes coming for Blantyreferme Road! Planning has been approved this week for a new, large roundabout at Blantyeferme, leading off to Newton.  The roundabout near Townfoot, Blantyreferme will also incorporate a new, improved entrance to Redlees Urban Park. The plans are part of necessary infrastructure work to upgrade roads and junctions in readiness […]

Blantyreferme Roundabout Plans

Planning Application has been submitted this week which proposes the building of a new roundabout on the Blantyreferme Road. The proposal aims to remove the T junction at Calder Road and Blantyreferme Road , building a new roundabout with associated realigned approaches and drainage. The roundabout would be significant stretching from the current entrance of […]

Roundabout Changes (again)

South Lanarkshire Council have once again assessed the width of traffic lanes at the roundabout at the end of Douglas Street and the positioning of give way markings (the Big H roundabout) at High Blantyre. As of today, Friday 30th August 2019, give way lines have been painted back further towards their original location. New […]

New Road Layout Concerns

Given we have witnessed TWO near misses in as many days at this location and seeing so many people similarly comment on the page yesterday, we feel it is in the interest of public road safety to raise a concern about the new road layout at High Blantyre. The location is the roundabout (previously known […]