Meeting on 15th August

Blantyre Futures meet again at Terminal One, Logan Street, Blantyre this Thursday evening, 15th August 2019 at 7pm. Our second meeting this month, this particular meeting is internal, for members only to discuss some housekeeping, roles and setting out structure. The next public meeting, open to all will be at the start of September.  

Meeting Next Thursday

Blantyre Futures meet again at Terminal One, Logan Street, Blantyre this Thursday evening, 1st August 2019 at 7pm. Agenda includes Futures Evolution, formation of the constituted group, election of roles and further discussion of the initial concerns raised in the Action Plan about our town. .  Meetings are fun and friendly. Open to people of all […]

Our New Flyers

Come along to our meeting tonight (Wednesday 3rd July) at Terminal One, Logan Street, Blantyre at 7pm. We’ll be giving out our brand new flyers which will soon be distributed throughout Blantyre businesses and households. FREE copies of the Blantyre Community Action Plan will also be available. Come along and learn the next steps as […]

Meeting this Wednesday

Fresh from the success of the ‘Blantyre Community Action Plan’ launch in June it’s time again to meet. We’ve lots to discuss. Meeting at Terminal One, Logan Street, Blantyre this Wednesday 3rd July 2019 at 7pm, the agenda includes Futures Evolution and discussion of some of the initial concerns raised in the Action Plan about […]

Blantyre Gala

What a magic weekend we had at this weekends gala. In total, we managed to give out about 500 copies of the Community Action Plan, loads of good chat and collected some great feedback. Thanks to Patrick especially for his super effort.

Exclusive Update: New Care Hub Facility

New Care Hub Facility The planning application for the intermediate care hub and 45 new council homes on the site of the old St Joseph’s Primary, Blantyre has now been submitted and is available for inspection. There will now be both the normal planning process consultations, neighbour notification etc and a community engagement exercise to […]

Action Plan Launch Success

Launch Night Success! The Miners Welfare was packed out last night as 100 local people, businesses and organisations came along to celebrate the official launch of “Blantyre Community Action Plan“. What a brilliant night it was. Hosts ‘Coalfields Regeneration Trust’ and action group ‘Blantyre Futures‘ were delighted to host the collaborative launch event which included […]

Community Action Plan Launch

Launch Event – Tonight at 6.30pm Blantyre Futures (formerly Blantyre Steering Group) and partners Coalfields Regeneration Trust officially launch the ‘Blantyre Community Action Plan 2019-2024’ this evening at 6.30pm….and you’re invited.  The public event takes place at Blantyre Miners Welfare bringing together many local organisations, individuals and interested stakeholders with the common theme of improving […]

Its Volunteers Week

Volunteers’ Week is a chance to celebrate and say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. It takes place 1-7 June every year and is an opportunity to celebrate volunteering all over the country in all its diversity. As well as helping others, volunteering has been shown to improve […]