Tag: blantyre community centre

1978 / 79 Blantyre Community Centre

A snowy scene from winter 1978 going into 1979 and still on the South Side of Glasgow Road was the former Blantyre Community Centre. A familiar sight up until just after the Millennium years, the community centre is of course now demolished. Next door, Richardson’s Garage selling “Fina” Fuel, beyond that Roselea Cottage and Rowan […]

Blantyre Community Centre

From the illustrated social history book… “Blantyre – Glasgow Road, The Real Story” by Paul Veverka (c) 2016 – 2018.   When Stonefield House, (formerly Westneuk Concert Hall) was demolished in 1935, the plot of land lay vacant for a couple of years whilst the council decided upon what they should use it for. A […]