10 YEARS AGO
Rutherglen motorists were praised for cutting road accidents around Main Street, as new figures revealed that the use of four speed cameras in the area was helping lower the number of crashes.
Two rival proposals to develop derelict land in Rutherglen was set to go before the planning committee, with both Tescos and Morrisons set to be considered.
Rutherglen Town Hall was to be handed over to South Lanarkshire Council, as the building’s re-opening date came closer.
Network Rail were slammed for a“arrogant culture of secrecy” after they refused to hand over documents relating to the dispute over a mast at Burnside station.
Fernhill and Cathkin Parish Church was broken into, but nothing was taken.