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Welcome for Biggar RBS reprieve from Aillen Campbell but  she attacked the Douglas branch closure

Relief tinged with warning

Although relieved at last week’s announcement that the Biggar branch of RBS is to be saved, the town’s Green Party has warned that it might be just a temporary reprieve.

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The Royal Bank of Scotland has decided not to reprieve its Douglas Branch.Biggar got better news.

Biggar saved but Douglas doomed

There was good news and bad news for Clydesdale this week with the Royal Bank of Scotland announcing its threatened Biggar branch would remain open but that it will close its Douglas branch as originally planned.

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Mainshill Wood in South Lanarkshire, the site of an open-cast mine

Mainshill’s £5.1m ‘facelift’

Work to restore the former opencast coal site at Mainshill near Douglas is entering a new phase, thanks to a partnership between Mines Restoration Limited (MRL), South Lanarkshire Council and Hall Construction Services.

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