The 17-storey Glencairn Tower block in Motherwell
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Tower block demolished

A well-known Lanarkshire tower block has been blown up in a controlled explosion. The 17-storey Glencairn Tower block in Motherwell was demolished at about 12:20. The tower was built in the 1960s and was removed to make way for new low-rise affordable housing.