Feeling Nostalgic

This week during lockdown, I’ve been feeling particularly nostalgic for my childhood. Probably prompted by seeing my daughter being in the house since 13th March and of course having no friends or siblings to play with. Like many kids in that situation, it’s been hard for her. I’ve been working each day, so thats not […]

Crossbasket East Lodge

Crossbasket has this week launched their stunning renovated new property, deemed “East Lodge”. Situated to the east of the main lodge house at the entrance, this property was recently acquired from a private resident and renovated to a luxurious standard. Crossbasket added, “Perfect for those looking for additional privacy and comfort, whilst retaining the five […]

Caldergrove vrs Bardykes

On the 4th July 1872, a dispute arrived in court between the Blantyre estate of Bardykes and the opposing estate over the River Calder, of Caldergrove. The dispute centred around the river itself which formed the boundary between Blantyre and Cambuslang Parishes and clearly the matter couldn’t be resolved by neighbourly discussion. Safe to say […]

Lockdown Quiz 19: Where is this?

Hope you’re enjoying these quiz photos the last few weeks. Slightly more difficult now….. Today’s lockdown quiz photo is something still here today, looking very similar to this. But where in Blantyre is it? Answer revealed tonight. With thanks to Gordon Cook for this photo. Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not for use by […]