Wishaw Tourism

Wishaw is a town and former burgh in North Lanarkshire, Scotland. It is on the edge of the Clyde Valley, 15 miles (24 km) south-east of Glasgow City Centre. The main areas of Wishaw are: Cambusnethan, Coltness, Craigneuk, Gowkthrapple, Dimsdale, Greenhead, Wishawhill, Netherton, Pather and Waterloo. There are two adjoining villages, often included as part of the town for administrative purposes: Overtown and Newmains. The Burgh of Wishaw was formed in 1855 ten years before its neighbour, Motherwell, with which it formed the joint large burgh in 1920 (the Burgh of Motherwell and Wishaw) until its dissolution when Scottish local authorities were restructured in 1975. The Motherwell and Wishaw constituency is represented in the UK Parliament by Marion Fellows MP. In the Scottish Parliament the constituency is represented by Clare Adamson. In the census of 2011, the population of Wishaw (as defined above) was 39,369.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Wishaw in United Kingdom. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Wishaw like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Edinburgh, United Kingdom. Attractions in Edinburgh include Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Wishaw.

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