The town of Airdrie is a mid-sized population located in the historic Scottish county of Lanarkshire. With a long history of coal mining and cotton weaving, the town is 12 miles from Glasgow. Boasting a booming local culture, this is one of the regions most vibrant towns.
Summerlee Industrial Museum gives a history of the local area’s industrial heritage through interactive learning at a former 19th century ironworks which eventually closed its doors in 1926. Featuring a heritage tramway, recreated mines and miners cottages, this site is popular with local children who learn about Airdrie’s past as an industrial centre through hands-on learning.
Drumpellier Country Park gives the locals of Airdrie a place to unwind with more than 500 acres of moorland, woods and grassland to explore. With lochs, trails and playgrounds, this is a popular family day out and in the summer, watersports are a particularly big draw.
Throughout the area, from Mull to Rawyards, Floom’s Airdrie flower delivery covers the entire town.