Category: Local News


Why has work stopped on Boghall Rd Realignment?

We have recently been inundated by questions from concerned local residents asking why the works on the Boghall Rd Realignment have stopped.  We hope the below explains the situation. Modification of Planning Obligation GRANTED...

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STV Interview on Greenoakhill Community Woodland

A number of local Broomhouse residents were recently interviewed by STV and asked to provide their opinion and views on the proposed development of Greenoakhill Community Woodland. This will be aired tonight (28/01/15) on...

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Update on the development of Greenoakhill community woodland

We have received the following letter from Forestry Commission Scotland via Golley Slater: 20th January 2015  Dear Sir/Madam  Update on the development of Greenoakhill community woodland  I am writing to give you an update...


SUDS Pond on Hamilton Rd

We thought this was a nice picture showing the construction of the SUDS pond on Hamilton Rd, taken on 03/01/15 by a local resident.


Refuse Collection

Remember Broomhouse, if your Blue bin normally goes out on a Friday, the collection has been delayed until tomorrow (Sunday). Likewise for those who are due a Green bin collection next Friday (2nd January),...


Whifflet Line – New Route

Whilst speaking to local residents it has become obvious to us that not everyone realises that the trains which pass through Baillieston and Mount Vernon stations now take a slightly different route, since the...


Greenoakhill Community Woodland Proposal

We’ve been contacted by Forestry Commission Consultants, Golley Slater. Forestry Commission Scotland (FCS) is conducting a community consultation exercise regarding the potential development of large landfill site and old quarry in your area into...


Cuningar Loop

Cuningar Loop is a £5.7 million Legacy 2014 project that will provide an exciting new woodland park in the east end of Glasgow.   Located opposite the Commonwealth Games Athletes’ Village, it will transform 15 hectares...