A new Ice Cream Shop opened up at the Village in July 22. Situated in the beautiful grounds of David Livingstone Birthplace, just off Station Road, Blantyre the shop or kiosk is now open for businesses, with a brand new access path leading up to it and bike racks outside it. The outdoor kiosk shop […]
Week of Vandalism, 1967
The first week in April 1967 was particularly notable for vandalism in Blantyre. An empty prefab in Lochlie Street, High Blantyre which was due to be demolished was set on fire on the evening of Monday 3rd April 1967. Although firemen were quickly on the scene, only the frame was left standing. The next evening […]
Exclusive: Asda Retail U-turn or Delay?
By Blantyre Telegraph: So, our suspicions this week have proven correct. ASDA will not be rebuilding Clydeview Shopping Centre or building large new units. (anytime soon) Following our concerns this week seeing paths and kerbs being laid with no building foundations constructed and seeing how evasive ASDA was being in describing their plans, we decided […]